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  • AC/DC Rumor Control: Malcolm Young’s Sick, Band Still Together [VIDEO]

    AC/DC is not breaking up, despite the internet having a very busy day yesterday with rumors of the band’s demise.…

  • Justin Bieber Comes Out…To Join Chance The Rapper [Coachella VIDEO]

    Coachella’s opening weekend was full of celebrities, hot hipster girls and…Justin Bieber? Chance The R…

  • Joan Jett Fronts Nirvana At Rock and Roll Hall of Fame [BOOTLEG VIDEO]

    Yeah, it's Joan Jett fronting Nirvana at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony--and hear Courtney Love get booed at the podium...

  • Mars Volta Members and Flea Debut As Antemasque [VIDEO]

    The dissolving of The Mars Volta may have been a bitter breakup–but some of the group’s members have refor…

  • The Roots Announce New Album, Release Single [VIDEO]

    The Roots are without a doubt the hardest working group in hip-hop–and pretty much any genre of music right now.…

  • Governor’s Ball Music Festival Lineup Announced By Show Dates

    We were already pretty excited when the Governor’s Ball lineup was announced a few months back, but now (for all…

  • New Michael Jackson Album Drops In May

    In a familiar strategy to keep the cash flowing even if an artist is dead, Epic Records has announced that a posthumous Mi…

  • Wu-Tang Clan Will Sell You Their New Album For A Few Million Bucks

    Somewhere in Morocco, a vault is hiding an engraved silver-and-nickel box. This artifact was designed by British-Mo…

  • 2014 Lollapalooza Lineup Announced, And We’ve Got A Favorite…

    The Lollapalooza lineup was announced, and we don’t mind saying that we’re a little bit disappointed. W…

  • Spotify Launches Monthly $5 Package For Starving Hip College Students

    Times are always tough for college students and Spotify is making it a little easier on their budgets by offering them a s…

  • P. Diddy Goes Back to Puff Daddy: What Does It Mean? [VIDEO]

    Puff Daddy has officially returned. The 44-year-old rapper and media mogul has changed his name back to Puff Daddy for…

  • Sage the Gemini: RSVP For The Coed/Peeps Out NYC Album Release Party

    We're calling all East Coast COED readers with an invitation to RSVP for our record release party for Sage the Gemini's Remember Me--with the album dropping on Tuesday, March 25th...

  • Thanks A Lot, 2013: One Direction Officially Has The Top-Selling Album

    We're being sarcastic, 2013. Can you tell that we're being sarcastic? Yeah. It's called sarcasm, so thanks a lot, 2013...

  • RIP, Dave Brockie, aka The Seemingly Immortal Oderus Urungus of GWAR

    Dave Brockie–best known as the masked lead singer of GWAR called Oderus Urungus–was found dead in his hom…

  • Tony Bennett Agrees: Contemporary Music Is the Worst

    For some, it’s just a vague, nagging suspicion that new music sucks–while others can get positively histrionic…

  • Iggy Pop Longs for Death by Shark

    It makes sense that Iggy Pop should have mortality on his mind. Forget for a second that Scott Asheton, drummer for Iggy’…

  • Sage the Gemini: Attend The Album Release Party With PeepsOut & COED

    If you're in New York City this Tuesday, March 25, get ready to join us for the next chapter in the career of one of SXSW's biggest breakout artists...

  • Buckwheat Groats Honor Tom Hanks With…Um, “Tom Hanks” [VIDEO]

    Everything about this video homage to Tom Hanks is remarkable. As the Youtube description for this amazing video expla…

  • Despite Reports, Kurt Cobain Case Remains Closed

    Those of us who attended high school in the 1990s will have a fantastic opportunity to feel really old next month, as Apri…

  • John Lennon Letter Complaining of Rock Star Urine Goes Up for Auction

    1975 saw former Beatle John Lennon separated from Yoko Ono and living it up in Los Angeles with characters like his mistr…

  • Chris Brown Pursuing Settlement In Assault Case, Might Walk Free

    Things might just be looking up for everyone’s least favorite person: Chris “Breezy”  Brown. No…

  • Check Out The Chant That Got Tyler The Creator Arrested [video]

    No stranger to controversy: Tyler the Creator of Odd Future was arrested at the Austin airport for inciting a riot. Than…

  • Frank Ocean Told Chipotle to F*** Off

    Grammy-winning R&B singer Frank Ocean was sued by Chipotle for backing out of a $425,000 deal to sing a remake of &#…

  • Ray Parker Jr. Gets a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Singer, guitarist and composer Ray Parker Jr.–composer of the Ghostbusters theme song–finally won a sp…

  • Pharrell Williams’ New Album Available For Streaming [Listen]

    Pharrell’s brand new album is called G I R L, and it’s available for streaming by our good friends over at A…

  • TV

    Kanye West Explains Artistry To Seth Meyers on “LATE NIGHT” [VIDEO]

    Late Night with Seth Meyers had Kanye West as the lead guest last night–which would’ve probably been bett…

  • Musical Map Shows Top-Selling Recording Artists In Each State

    In this really cool infographic, we find out the best selling artist by state of birth. Redditor Ooosh-E recently too…

  • Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup Announced (And iTunes Fest in USA, Too)

    Well, it’s finally here. The official Bonnaroo 2014 lineup has been announced and it is as epic as we expected. O…

  • Atmosphere drops new video for the song, ‘Bob Seger’

    Minneapolis hip hop legends Atmosphere kick off the “Welcome to Minnesota Tour” today–and there…

  • World Cup Makes Pitbull’s “We Are One (Ole Ola)”(!) An Official Theme

    FIFA–the suits behind the World Cup–made a big decision yesterday. After sorting through hundreds(?) o…

  • Bruce Springsteen’s Son Joins the New Jersey Fire Department

    Normally, being Bruce Springsteen’s son would earn you enough credit to be cooler than most of the general popul…

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