British Columbia’s Bass Coast Festival bans aboriginal headdresses

Jul 24, 2014

Your friend Jenna is real mad.

Kid Rock

I have Kid Rock’s Insane Clown Posse-gifted glass dildo and I’m never giving it back

Jul 23, 2014

Even though he's being subpoenaed for it.


Apple ripped off Run The Jewels’ logo, says EL-P

Jul 22, 2014

The rapper/producer pointed out a couple of startling similarities between stickers in a commercial and some hip-hop imagery.

Weird Al Mandatory Fun

The Word Crimes in Weird Al’s “Word Crimes”

Jul 21, 2014

The parodist's "Blurred Lines" parody represents a dangerous approach to language, even beyond the word "spastic."

eddie vedder

Eddie Vedder dials back Israel criticism following backlash

Jul 17, 2014

The Pearl Jam frontman has responded in a letter to criticisms of his protestations during a UK gig.


Indie music labels sign Fair Digital Deals Declaration, promise not to cyberhack their artists

Jul 17, 2014

Independent labels sign a pledge to treat artists fairly. Which means they definitely will, right?

Polaris Prize Longlist 2014 Playlist

Hear The 2014 Polaris Music Prize short list as a playlist

Jul 15, 2014

The ten finalists have been chosen. Hear them all.