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Queens Of The Stone Age, The One Rock Band We Can All Agree On

QOTSA mastermind Josh Homme is a rock and roll contradiction, combining heavy metal thunder with NPR intellectualism. After nearly dying during routine surgery, he may have just crafted his band’s finest full-length to date.

06/07/2013

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Don’t Look Back In Anger: Why The Oasis/Blur Feud Mattered

On Saturday, March 23, 2013 at London’s Royal Albert Hall, the Britpop wars were finally put to rest when Noel Gallagher, Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon (with modfather Paul Weller on drums) performed Blur’s “Tender” […]

03/25/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Do Kids Need Their Own Music?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: If you’ve ever seen a newborn in a onesie emblazoned with a […]

01/25/2013

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Two Door Cinema Club Eat In-N-Out, Talk American Politics & Stereotypes After Exclusive Acoustic Performance

Irish synth-poppers, Two Door Cinema Club, eat In-N-Out and talk about their favorite American stereotypes, the pop stars they despise (that confession was cut and shall never reach the light of day), and their dislike of Mitt Romney. And watch their performance here!

10/31/2012

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Mumford & Sons’ Big-Name Endorsements: Robert Plant, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Ray Davies

Like fellow folkies Dawes, Mumford & Sons seems to be one of the most predominant new acts to be name-checked by rock’s royalty. Let’s take a look at which other musical icons have endorsed Marcus Mumford and his mates.

09/21/2012

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Youngblood Hawke – From Garbage Man Aspirations To Rock Star Reality

“I would run out when I heard the garbage man and be like, ‘Mom. I want to be that guy. He’s so cool,'” said drummer Nik Hughes. Storming the alt-rock scene, Youngblood Hawke need not worry about a future of garbage.

KROQ-FM–08/16/2012

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Angels & Airwaves New Blood, Ilan Rubin, Impressive On Both Drums And Keys

Angels & Airwaves latest addition, Ilan Rubin, shows his skills on the drums and keys in this footage with the band from the AvA practice studio and the last round of live shows. Some of […]

03/28/2012

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