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King Diamond Returns (With Human Bones) After Death-Defying Decade

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:40
He joined the Church of Satan before Marilyn Manson was old enough to drink He went beer-for-beer with Metallica during their "Alcoholica" period He laid the groundwork for Scandinavia's fire-breathing extreme metal bands using human bones for a microphone stand and exploding ontage effigies with his early Eighties breakthrough group Mercyful...

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Dolly Parton's Glastonbury Set Includes Mud, 'Fire' and Richie Sambora

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:35
Global superstar Dolly Parton served as a headliner at the UK's long-running Glastonbury Festival on Sunday June 29th The mud-soaked event was witnessed by 100000 fans in attendance and streamed live around the world See Where Dolly Parton Lands on Our 100 Greatest Singers List "This is a very exciting day for...

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Lemmy Kilmister Stares Down Age 70: 'How Did That Happen to Me?'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:15
Lemmy Kilmister has already spent enough time at home sidelined for nearly a year by a small avalanche of health issues heart trouble diabetes surgery and more Now the Motörhead frontman is back following up on the band's acclaimed Coachella sets with a tour of European festivals that features dates...

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Gary Clark Jr.: 'The New Hendrix' Won't Stop Adventuring

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 11:35
Welcome to Young Guns our series exploring the most notable guitarists from the next generation of six-string legends For more interviews with the guitarists inspiring us right now click here WHO Gary Clark Jr has been hailed as everything from "the new Hendrix" to a 21st century savior of the blues thanks to the...

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Busta Rhymes and Eminem Jump Around on Frenetic 'Calm Down'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 11:35
Last week Busta Rhymes hopped on Twitter to tease a collaboration with Eminem "It's official! Busta Rhymes ft Eminem 'Calm Down' is coming July 1st" Busta tweeted accompanied by the pair standing cross-armed in the studio One day earlier than promised "Calm Down" has arrived Using a loop of those...

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Eye of the Tiger: J.J. Watt on 'Rocky' and the Texans' Title Shot

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 11:28
The notion that nice guys finish last is total bullshit Just look at Houston Texans All-Pro defensive end JJ Watt He's the hard-working team-first American-as-apple-pie poster boy of the NFL a blitzing Boy Scout with the buzz cut to match You might remember him from the time he "proposed" to...

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Metallica Dress Up as Murderous Bears in Short Film

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 11:25
Before Metallica took the stage at the UK's Glastonbury Festival over the weekend they poked fun at the Britons who protested their appearance over frontman James Hetfield's support of hunting with a video titled Glastallica directed by Glastonbury documentarian Julian Temple The 10 Best Metallica Songs as Chosen by Rolling Stone...

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Old Crow Medicine Show Find a 'Remedy' for Country Music's Ails

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 11:20
It takes Ketch Secor and Critter Fuqua approximately 45 seconds upon entering East Nashville's the Fiddle House to grab a few instruments off the wall and start jamming on two fold-up chairs in the middle of the sales floor A few "hellos" preceded this sure but when you're the founding...

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Neil Young, Crazy Horse Bassist Billy Talbot Suffers Mild Stroke

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 11:05
Neil Young and Crazy Horse bassist Billy Talbot has suffered a mild stroke and will not be able to perform with the band on their upcoming European tour "Talbot's doctors expect him to make a full recovery" the group said in a statement "They have advised Talbot to sit this...

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Exit Interview: David Duchovny on the End of 'Californication'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 10:55
The sun set on Californication last night after seven years of drug orgies and actual orgies And finally David Duchovny's character – the Bukowskian author Hank Moody who took part in hilarious Dionysian fetes that would've made even Fellini wince – has gotten the bittersweet ending he deserved Inside 'Californication' and...

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Chris Rock Riffs on Solange, Rick Ross, Donald Sterling at BET Awards

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 10:50
Chris Rock excelled at Sunday night's BET Awards with the comedian's opening monologue earning the biggest laughs of the night The comedian touched on some of the most prominent pop culture stories – from Solange and Jay Z's elevator fight to Rick Ross' weight problem to disgraced Los Angeles Clippers...

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The Who Planning New Album Before Upcoming 50th Anniversary Tour

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 10:10
The Who have announced dates for the first leg of their 50th anniversary tour "The Who Hits 50" that will find the band visiting arenas across the UK in November and December before a planned North America tour in 2015 The Who to Launch 'Last Big Tour' in 2015 Speaking at a good-humored...

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Riot on the Set: How Public Enemy Crafted the Anthem 'Fight the Power'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 09:30
"We needed an anthem" Spike Lee said "When I wrote the script for Do the Right Thing every time when the Radio Raheem character showed up he had music blasting I wanted Public Enemy" The director may have asked for an anthem for his 1989 chronicle of big-city racial tensions but...

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Nicki Minaj Calls Out Iggy Azalea at BET Awards

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 09:20
Nicki Minaj made some barbed comments during her acceptance speech for her fifth consecutive win as Best Female Hip-Hop Artist at the BET Awards Sunday night that appeared to be directed toward Iggy Azalea After quasi-plugging her upcoming album The Pink Print Minaj said "What I want the world to know...

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On the Set of Motley Crue and Justin Moore's 'Home Sweet Home'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 09:00
On July 1st Rolling Stone Country will premiere the video for "Home Sweet Home" the first single off Nashville Outlaws A Tribute to Mötley Crüe which features artists including Florida Georgia Line LeAnn Rimes the Mavericks and Cassadee Pope offering country interpretations of the Eighties hard-rock titans' biggest hits For...

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Flagrant 2: World Cup 'Leftovers' Edition

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 08:30
Did you watch HBO's The Leftovers last night? Jesus that was depressing Of course Justin Theroux has been engaged to Jennifer Aniston for almost two years so he's used to darkness Anyway about that empty feeling you have this morning Multiply it by about 11 million slug a bottle of NyQuil...

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'The Leftovers' Season Premiere Recap: Wish You Were Here

Sun, 06/29/2014 - 23:20
It happened a few years ago Science couldn't explain it The major religions weren't up to the task either All anyone really knows is that something extraordinary and tragic took place The disappearances the search for answers — through it all the world watched in stunned disbelief And no one...

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'Halt and Catch Fire' Recap: Who's Your Daddy?

Sun, 06/29/2014 - 23:05
Over the course of Halt and Catch Fire's first five episodes the show has driven home its basic ideas about its leads — Joe MacMillan is a visionary but also a play-to-win sociopath Cameron Howe is a genius but also a self-destructive loose cannon Gordon Clark has smarts and heart but...

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Prince Celebrates 'Purple Rain' Anniversary With Apollonia Kotero

Sun, 06/29/2014 - 20:48
Prince's landmark album and film Purple Rain turned 30 this week and the singer marked the occasion Saturday night with a late-night surprise concert at Paisley Park featuring a very special guest Purple Rain co-star Apollonia Kotero made her first ever visit to the estate See Where 'Purple Rain' Ranks Among...

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Zendaya Drops Out of Aaliyah Biopic

Sun, 06/29/2014 - 19:02
Zendaya Coleman has dropped out of Lifetime's planned Aaliyah biopic adding yet another complication to the production just weeks after the film was announced 100 Best Songs of the Aughts Aaliyah 'Try Again' The 17-year-old Disney Channel star had been set for the title role in the TV movie and also planned...

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