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Nov 21, 2014Music
WATCH: Yeah, a Nun on ‘The Today Show’ Just Sang ‘Like a Virgin’ [VIDEO]

WATCH: Yeah, a Nun on ‘The Today Show’ Just Sang ‘Like a Virgin’ [VIDEO]

Sister Cristina is a singing nun, and she just baffled America this morning by going on the Today Show to...

Nov 16, 2014Music
Band Aid 30: Another Christmas, Another ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ Video

Band Aid 30: Another Christmas, Another ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ Video

Band Aid 30 is the officially gathering of UK pop stars (plus some reality stars and other celebrities) reuniting to...

Nov 16, 2014Music
HBD to ODB: Wu-Tang Clan’s Ol’ Dirty Bastard Would Be 46 Today [VIDEO]

HBD to ODB: Wu-Tang Clan’s Ol’ Dirty Bastard Would Be 46 Today [VIDEO]

Ol’ Dirty Bastard is dead; happy birthday to Ol’ Dirty Bastard. The hip-hop legend and founding Wu-Tang Clan member crossed...

Nov 12, 2014Music
Guess How Much You’ll Have To Pay For YouTube’s Subscription Service

Guess How Much You’ll Have To Pay For YouTube’s Subscription Service

YouTube announced today that it will release YouTube Music Key (YTMK), Google’s ad-free subscription music service which will attempt to...

Nov 11, 2014Music
Top 11 Military-Themed Metal Songs for Veterans Day, 11/11

Top 11 Military-Themed Metal Songs for Veterans Day, 11/11

November 11 is Veterans Day in the U.S.–and the COED staff joins the rest of the country in thanking and...

Nov 11, 2014Music
Eminem Freestyles Like a Champ — Well, a Woman-Beating Champ… [VIDEO]

Eminem Freestyles Like a Champ — Well, a Woman-Beating Champ… [VIDEO]

Eminem is freestyling about punching Lana Del Rey in the face while celebrating Ray Rice. That’s unfortunate–especially since this video...

Nov 8, 2014Music
AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Has Murder Charges Dropped — Let’s Hit “Sin City” [VIDEO]

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Has Murder Charges Dropped — Let’s Hit “Sin City” [VIDEO]

On Thursday, AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was arrested and accused by New Zealand authorities with attempting to “procure murder.” Within...

Nov 6, 2014Music
Phil Rudd Arrested For Attempted Murder: Here’s The AC/DC Homicidal Top Ten [VIDEOS]

Phil Rudd Arrested For Attempted Murder: Here’s The AC/DC Homicidal Top Ten [VIDEOS]

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been arrested for attempting to “procure murder.”Specifically, that means Phil Rudd is charged with trying ...

Nov 3, 2014Music
Prince on ‘Saturday Night Live’: More Greatness That Couldn’t Save the Show [VIDEO]

Prince on ‘Saturday Night Live’: More Greatness That Couldn’t Save the Show [VIDEO]

Prince took over Saturday Night Live this weekend, and that was a big break for the show. The only other...

Nov 2, 2014Music
Wayne Static, RIP: Static-X Metal Legend Dead at 48 [VIDEO]

Wayne Static, RIP: Static-X Metal Legend Dead at 48 [VIDEO]

Wayne Static, the vertical-haired lead singer and lightning-fingered guitarist of industrial metal band Static-X, was found dead this weekend at...

Nov 1, 2014Music
Happy Birthday to Def Leppard Drummer Rick Allen [VIDEO]

Happy Birthday to Def Leppard Drummer Rick Allen [VIDEO]

Def Leppard’s Rick Allen and his right arm simultaneously turn 51 today. The drummer’s left arm famously departed this mortal...

Oct 31, 2014Music
Katy Perry Cheeto Halloween Costume: The Pizza Connection [PICS]

Katy Perry Cheeto Halloween Costume: The Pizza Connection [PICS]

Happy Halloween started early for Katy Perry, as she attended Kate Hudson’s big-deal annual Halloween part in Los Angeles last...

Oct 28, 2014Music
Taylor Swift Is NYC Global Ambassador, LA Responds With Wax Statue [PICS]

Taylor Swift Is NYC Global Ambassador, LA Responds With Wax Statue [PICS]

Taylor Swift is everywhere as she begins to push the new 1989 album–but she’s mostly in Manhattan, where she’s become...

Oct 27, 2014Music
New OK Go Video: ‘I Won’t Let You Down’ Reliably Overblown [VIDEO]

New OK Go Video: ‘I Won’t Let You Down’ Reliably Overblown [VIDEO]

OK Go have a new video–and “I Won’t Let You Down” will not let down fans of the band’s overblown...

Oct 25, 2014Music
Katy Perry Turns 30 Years Old — Kiss a Girl for Her Birthday [GIFS]

Katy Perry Turns 30 Years Old — Kiss a Girl for Her Birthday [GIFS]

Happy birthday, Katy Perry. As hard as it is to think of modern pop’s most sophisticated princess turning 30, it’s...

Oct 18, 2014Music
Foo Fighters Finally Do Foo Fighters Song On “Late Show” [VIDEO]

Foo Fighters Finally Do Foo Fighters Song On “Late Show” [VIDEO]

It was a big week for The Late Show with David Letterman, as the week-long residency by the Foo Fighters...

Oct 17, 2014Music
Foo Fighters Salute Cheap Trick, Keep Letterman Residency Cool [VIDEO]

Foo Fighters Salute Cheap Trick, Keep Letterman Residency Cool [VIDEO]

The men of Foo Fighters could’ve just spent their week-long stint on The Late Show with David Letterman plugging their...

Oct 16, 2014Music
We’re Going To Rock Out To “Push (Feelin’ Good on a Wednesday)” [VIDEO]

We’re Going To Rock Out To “Push (Feelin’ Good on a Wednesday)” [VIDEO]

One of the year’s best pop songs just became commercially available–or it will be as soon as we strip the...

Oct 15, 2014Music
When Taking a Dave Grohl Selfie Goes Horribly Wrong

When Taking a Dave Grohl Selfie Goes Horribly Wrong

Last night the Foo Fighters premiered their new HBO series Sonic Highways at the Ed Sullivan Theater here in New...

Oct 10, 2014Music
Billy Idol Went Unplugged While Opening The CBGB Festival [VIDEOS]

Billy Idol Went Unplugged While Opening The CBGB Festival [VIDEOS]

The CBGB Music & Film Festival started last night with keynote speaker Billy Idol–and there was some extra special punk...

Oct 9, 2014Music
John Lennon’s Birthday: Watch Him Jam With Clapton and Keith [VIDEO]

John Lennon’s Birthday: Watch Him Jam With Clapton and Keith [VIDEO]

Today, John Lennon would have turned 74. In honoring the rock-and-roll genius and outspoken social activist who was cut down...

Oct 8, 2014Music
BBC Cover Of “God Only Knows” Has Dave Grohl, Lorde, Everyone [VIDEO]

BBC Cover Of “God Only Knows” Has Dave Grohl, Lorde, Everyone [VIDEO]

We’ve had a few arguments about what counts as the Most Overblown Music Video in History–but there’s a new winner...

Sep 30, 2014Music
TV On The Radio’s “Happy Idiot” Has Paul Reubens In A Race Car [VIDEO]

TV On The Radio’s “Happy Idiot” Has Paul Reubens In A Race Car [VIDEO]

We’re always happy to see Paul Reubens getting away from his Pee Wee Herman persona and showing off some unexpected...

Sep 30, 2014Music
6 Acts You Need To See At Austin City Limits

6 Acts You Need To See At Austin City Limits

Austin City Limits is this weekend, which means that it’s time to don a cowboy hat and make your way...

Sep 27, 2014Music
Birthday Dude Meat Loaf: Top 10 Songs He Should’ve Covered [VIDEOS]

Birthday Dude Meat Loaf: Top 10 Songs He Should’ve Covered [VIDEOS]

Meat Loaf turns 66 today, and let’s all raise a glass of brown gravy in honor of the  louder-than-life rocker...

Sep 27, 2014Music
Cliff Burton Died 28 Years Ago: Hail to Metallica’s Fallen Hero [VIDEO]

Cliff Burton Died 28 Years Ago: Hail to Metallica’s Fallen Hero [VIDEO]

In the overnight hours of September 27, 1986, along a dark, treacherous road in Sweden, original Metallica bassist Clifford Lee...

Sep 26, 2014Music
Radiohead’s Thom Yorke Sells New Album Through Bit Torrent [VIDEO]

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke Sells New Album Through Bit Torrent [VIDEO]

Remember when Radiohead released TK as a free download and fans could pay whatever they wanted to for the album?...

Sep 26, 2014Video Games
Groundslavia’s New Music Video is a Game That You Can Play [VIDEO]

Groundslavia’s New Music Video is a Game That You Can Play [VIDEO]

Back in the day, the world had so many music videos that it didn’t know what to do with them...

Sep 24, 2014Music
Kanye West Dropped in on a College Class to Teach Them About Life

Kanye West Dropped in on a College Class to Teach Them About Life

Kanye West has a lot of lessons he’d like to teach the world, the chief one being that he’s the...

Sep 22, 2014Music
This Might Be Scotland’s Best (Or Worst) Rapper [VIDEO]

This Might Be Scotland’s Best (Or Worst) Rapper [VIDEO]

Is there an episode of The Simpsons where Groundskeeper Willie does some rapping? We’re asking because we don’t really know...

Sep 19, 2014Music
JLo + Iggy Azalea Dropped “Booty” Music Video And It’s Hottttttttttttt

JLo + Iggy Azalea Dropped “Booty” Music Video And It’s Hottttttttttttt

When Iggy Izalea and JLo get together for a music video titled, “Booty” you better believe that the bar is...

Sep 16, 2014Music
Hot Chicks, Slow-Mo Flares, And Good Times Highlight The “Tomorrowland 2014 Recap” Video

Hot Chicks, Slow-Mo Flares, And Good Times Highlight The “Tomorrowland 2014 Recap” Video

It’s no secret that European super-festival Tomorrowland does lots of stuff very well, but the one thing they have down...

Sep 15, 2014Music
Ozzy Osbourne Gets In Wrong Car — Probably Not The First Time [VIDEO]

Ozzy Osbourne Gets In Wrong Car — Probably Not The First Time [VIDEO]

It’s pretty amazing that Sharon Osbourne is able to do all of her outside pursuits, since it’s a real full-time...

Sep 14, 2014Music
Kanye West Won’t Perform Until Guy In A Wheelchair Stands Up [VIDEO]

Kanye West Won’t Perform Until Guy In A Wheelchair Stands Up [VIDEO]

It was just yesterday that we noted it’s been five years since Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift onstage during the...

Sep 13, 2014Music
5 Years Since Kanye West Told Taylor Swift He’d Let Her Finish [VIDEO]

5 Years Since Kanye West Told Taylor Swift He’d Let Her Finish [VIDEO]

September 13, 2008. A date that will live in stupidity. For it was that on momentous occasion, during the MTV...

Sep 12, 2014Music
Madison Square Garden’s Owner Lets His Dumb Band Open for the Eagles

Madison Square Garden’s Owner Lets His Dumb Band Open for the Eagles

It takes a special kind of inflated ego to want to be a big wig in the music industry. Think...

Sep 10, 2014Music
U2’s New Album Just Hit Quadruple Diamond Status, Right?

U2’s New Album Just Hit Quadruple Diamond Status, Right?

[photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty] Yesterday’s Apple press conference had all sorts of interesting announcements, from the release of Apple’s virtual wallet...

Sep 9, 2014Music
College Radio Top 10: WXDU at Duke University

College Radio Top 10: WXDU at Duke University

What are they listening to at Duke this week? It’s our weekly college radio Top 10 countdown, with a visit...

Sep 9, 2014Music
Courtney Love’s Isolated Vocals Will Put a Hole in Your Soul [VIDEO]

Courtney Love’s Isolated Vocals Will Put a Hole in Your Soul [VIDEO]

Punk rock isn’t supposed to be “good” in any kind of professional or technical sense, right? It’s all about raw...

Sep 8, 2014Music
Afghan Whigs Revisit Classic College-Rock With “Gentlemen” Reissue

Afghan Whigs Revisit Classic College-Rock With “Gentlemen” Reissue

Some people will feel very old over the Afghan Whigs’ celebrating the 21st anniversary of the release of Gentlemen with...

Sep 7, 2014Music
Led Zeppelin Played Their First Show 46 Years Ago Today [VIDEOS]

Led Zeppelin Played Their First Show 46 Years Ago Today [VIDEOS]

  On September 7, 1968, one audience in Gladsaxe, Denmark witnessed rock and roll history, and probably didn’t realize it...

Sep 4, 2014News
Russian Punk Band Pussy Riot Starts Their Own News Service (In Russian)

Russian Punk Band Pussy Riot Starts Their Own News Service (In Russian)

Just because the members of the jailed band Pussy Riot are finally free doesn’t mean they are done fighting the...

Sep 4, 2014Video Games
New Documentary Salutes Gaming’s Greatest Musicians [VIDEO]

New Documentary Salutes Gaming’s Greatest Musicians [VIDEO]

  The video game world is full of tunes that you’ve heard most of your life and yet the people...

Sep 3, 2014Music
CeeLo Green Isn’t Finished Saying Stupid Things On Twitter…

CeeLo Green Isn’t Finished Saying Stupid Things On Twitter…

We started yesterday by marveling at how CeeLo had decided it was a good idea to celebrate getting probation on...

Sep 2, 2014Music
College Radio Top Ten: KDVS at University of California, Davis

College Radio Top Ten: KDVS at University of California, Davis

What are they listening to at University of California, Davis? It's our weekly college-radio Top 10 Countdown, with a weird mix at the very free-form KDVS...

Sep 2, 2014Music
Is It Wrong To Enjoy John McEnroe Getting Waterboarded? [MUSIC VIDEO]

Is It Wrong To Enjoy John McEnroe Getting Waterboarded? [MUSIC VIDEO]

It's the controversial new music video from Future User--but the most controversial thing is how we feel about John McEnroe's real-life waterboarding...

Aug 30, 2014Music
GWAR Gets the Movie They Deserve with “Let There Be GWAR” [VIDEO]

GWAR Gets the Movie They Deserve with “Let There Be GWAR” [VIDEO]

Earlier this year, the iconic metal band GWAR lost its frontman and founding member Dave Brockie to a heroin overdose....

Aug 20, 2014Music
Action Bronson Drops Acid, Not Weight, In New “Easy Rider” Video

Action Bronson Drops Acid, Not Weight, In New “Easy Rider” Video

Action Bronson–aka The Don’s Don out of Flushing, Queens–dropped the official video for the song “Easy Rider” (produced by Party...

Aug 20, 2014Music
Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” Seems Kind Of Sexual [VIDEO]

Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” Seems Kind Of Sexual [VIDEO]

We were hoping that Nicki Minaj would defy expectations and reveal that the video for the new song “Anaconda” was...

Aug 16, 2014Music
Elvis Presley, RIP: A Top 30 Of Kitschy Crap On His Death Day [GALLERY]

Elvis Presley, RIP: A Top 30 Of Kitschy Crap On His Death Day [GALLERY]

  Anyone who was alive on August 16, 1977 can tell you exactly where they were and what they were...

Aug 16, 2014Music
The Ramones: 40th Anniversary of Four Dead Guys’ First Concert [VIDEO]

The Ramones: 40th Anniversary of Four Dead Guys’ First Concert [VIDEO]

When Tommy Ramone died last month, the real tragedy wasn’t that sites like AOL posted a picture of his replacement...

Aug 15, 2014Music
August 15, 1969: Pioneering Hipsters Land At Woodstock Festival [PICS]

August 15, 1969: Pioneering Hipsters Land At Woodstock Festival [PICS]

It's the 45th anniversary of the Woodstock Music Festival--and these vintage photos show some cool kids looking more hip than any hippies...

Aug 13, 2014Music
Muppets Vs. Beasties Boys Versus Muppets Vs. Vanilla Ice [VIDEOS]

Muppets Vs. Beasties Boys Versus Muppets Vs. Vanilla Ice [VIDEOS]

The Beastie Boys and the Muppets never got a chance to work together and it’s a shame because both are...

Aug 12, 2014Music
Top 10 Albums To Use For Rolling Joints To Celebrate Vinyl Record Day

Top 10 Albums To Use For Rolling Joints To Celebrate Vinyl Record Day

You know what joke got real old back in the ’80s? The one about how you can’t roll a joint...

Aug 6, 2014Music
Play Soccer With Sunnery James And Ryan Marciano This Friday In NYC

Play Soccer With Sunnery James And Ryan Marciano This Friday In NYC

Dutch DJs Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano are in New York City to play Governor’s Ball this Saturday, but first...

Aug 6, 2014Music
Megadeth and Spice Girls MashUp For MegaSpice [AUDIO]

Megadeth and Spice Girls MashUp For MegaSpice [AUDIO]

It’s going to be tough to win the internet today–that is, after this amazing mashup of Dave Mustaine’s vocals from...

Aug 5, 2014Music
Dash Rip Rock Returns With “I Want To Spank Them Panties” [VIDEO]

Dash Rip Rock Returns With “I Want To Spank Them Panties” [VIDEO]

August 5th is National Underwear Day–which was really just a scam concocted by FreshPair.com, but the media jumped on it...

Aug 4, 2014Music
COED’s Awesome Mix, Vol 1.5: Other ’70s Hits For The Galaxy [VIDEOS]

COED’s Awesome Mix, Vol 1.5: Other ’70s Hits For The Galaxy [VIDEOS]

Guardians of the Galaxy has a rocking '70s soundtrack--but here's more for people who can't wait for the sequel...

Aug 4, 2014Music
Second Death Reported At Maryland Mad Decent Block Party

Second Death Reported At Maryland Mad Decent Block Party

According to one website, a 17-year-old Virginia teenager who was in critical condition died after attending last weekend’s Mad Decent...

Aug 4, 2014Music
Lollapalooza 2014, Day Three: Kings of Leon, The Avett Brothers, and More [VIDEOS]

Lollapalooza 2014, Day Three: Kings of Leon, The Avett Brothers, and More [VIDEOS]

  Lollapalooza 2014 wrapped up last night, and we Chicagoans could use some of this Lolla mojo all year long,...

Aug 3, 2014Music
Lollapalooza 2014, Day Two: Outkast, Phospherescent, and More [VIDEOS]

Lollapalooza 2014, Day Two: Outkast, Phospherescent, and More [VIDEOS]

  Lollapalooza 2014 kept right on rolling along yesterday, with more than two dozen acts tearing up Grant Park. It...

Aug 2, 2014Music
Lollapalooza 2014, Day One: Arctic Monkeys, Lykke Li and More [VIDEOS]

Lollapalooza 2014, Day One: Arctic Monkeys, Lykke Li and More [VIDEOS]

Lollapalooza 2014 opened last night, and it’s shaping up to be another one for the record books. Unfortunately there are...

Aug 1, 2014Music
Live Stream Lollapalooza All Weekend At Lollapalooza.Redbull.TV

Live Stream Lollapalooza All Weekend At Lollapalooza.Redbull.TV

Lollapalooza just kicked off and the good news is that this year–courtesy of Red Bull–you have no excuses to miss...

Jul 30, 2014Music
Admit You Love This Playlist Of “The 158 Guiltiest Pleasure Songs of All-Time”

Admit You Love This Playlist Of “The 158 Guiltiest Pleasure Songs of All-Time”

It was really only a matter of time before someone on this planet compiled a list of the “158 Top...

Jul 28, 2014Music
The 7 Best #TipToeWingInMyJawwdinz Vine Videos Ever Made

The 7 Best #TipToeWingInMyJawwdinz Vine Videos Ever Made

Name one rapper who has gotten more press off of the internet and social media than Riff Raff–you can’t. They...

Jul 23, 2014Music
“Weird Al” Yankovic Has Officially Landed His First #1 Album [VIDEOS]

“Weird Al” Yankovic Has Officially Landed His First #1 Album [VIDEOS]

The results are in, and “Weird Al” Yankovic’s Mandatory Fun beat out Jason Mraz (and Kidz Bop) as the top...

Jul 23, 2014Music
Rain Delays And Issues Overshadow An Otherwise Awesome Hudson Project [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

Rain Delays And Issues Overshadow An Otherwise Awesome Hudson Project [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

The Hudson Project took on the massive task of replacing Camp Bisco, a popular festival that was inevitably cancelled. Posting...

Jul 22, 2014Music
“Weird Al” Yankovic’s “Mandatory Fun” May Be A #1 Album [VIDEO]

“Weird Al” Yankovic’s “Mandatory Fun” May Be A #1 Album [VIDEO]

This past week must have been one of the busiest and most successful of “Weird Al” Yankovic’s 30-plus year music...

Jul 22, 2014Music
All 10 Minutes Before Rob Zombie Walks Off A Stage [VIDEO]

All 10 Minutes Before Rob Zombie Walks Off A Stage [VIDEO]

Rocker Rob Zombie had to cancel a concert over the weekend in Wisconsin almost 10 minutes after starting the show....

Jul 18, 2014Music
Weird Al Yankovic Speaks For All Sports Fans In Fifth Video, “Sports Song” [VIDEO]

Weird Al Yankovic Speaks For All Sports Fans In Fifth Video, “Sports Song” [VIDEO]

In light of the release of  Weird Al Yankovic’s 14th studio album, Mandatory Fun, earlier this week. Yankovic has put...

Jul 17, 2014Music
Weird Al Gets “Handy” in His Iggy Azalea Video Parody [VIDEO]

Weird Al Gets “Handy” in His Iggy Azalea Video Parody [VIDEO]

“Weird Al” Yankovic continued his onslaught of music videos with a much needed parody that skewers Iggy Azalea’s Fancy with...

Jul 16, 2014Music
Weird Al’s Next Video Turns Lorde’s “Royals” Into “Foil” [VIDEO]

Weird Al’s Next Video Turns Lorde’s “Royals” Into “Foil” [VIDEO]

“Weird Al” Yankovic continues his eight-day video excursion with a parody that twists Lorde’s somber pop hit Royals into a...