Music

Henry Rollins talks not being a comedian, David Lee Roth's advice

Six months after its premiere on Showtime, the latest spoken word special from musician, actor and writer Henry Rollins is set to debut on the Comedy Dynamics Network via iTunes, Google Play, Amazon, Microsoft Xbox, Vudu, Spectrum and Dish Network. In Keep Talking, Pal, Rollins tells equally...

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 12:28pm

The Masked Singer episode 6: Who was the Masked Singer?

The Masked Singer returned for its sixth episode on Wednesday. With four of the seven mystery singers -- The Peacock, The Raven, The Monster and The Bee -- taking the stage, the new musical hour of TV once again set out to baffle the judges and audience alike. Robin Thicke, Nicole Scherzinger,...

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 9:01am

With NBC's Hair Live! cancelled, are TV musicals on the way out?

Late Monday, NBC confirmed that it was scrapping its previously announced plans for another live TV musical in May. With the network's Hair Live cancelled and Rent's poor performance on FOX, does this mean the live TV musical trend isn't due for an encore? NBC's Hair Live cancelled According...

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 7:18pm

Oscars may feature all 5 Best Song nominees after all

Not only is the 91st Academy Awards telecast on Sunday, Feb. 24 going to be hostless, but prior reports have indicated that the program wouldn't feature most (or any) of the Best Song nominees as performers. According to a new report, however, it seems that all five of the nominees have been...

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 11:06am

What to know about The Masked Singer season 2

Ahead of the Unicorn's reveal on this week's episode of The Masked Singer, FOX announced that its hit reality singing competition series would be returning for a second season. Yes, you read that correctly. The Masked Singer season 2 is coming to the TV or screen near you, even though the first...

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 10:50am

Will Maroon 5 actually play a SpongeBob Super Bowl tribute?

The New England Patriots are going to the Super Bowl for the third straight year, much to the jubilation and annoyance of fans and detractors alike. Ignoring the politics of the NFL for a moment, however, a recent Twitter tease by this year's halftime show performers, the band Maroon 5, has fans of...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 1:26pm

Is Kendall Jenner getting subpoenaed in Fyre Festival case?

Ever since Netflix and Hulu's warring Fyre Festival documentaries were released, viewers have been left wondering what was next for festival organizer Billy McFarland. The alleged fraudster went into debt (and prison) after the viral sensation. Meanwhile, his company Fyre Festival LLC declared...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 8:55am

What you knead to know about Melissa Etheridge’s Mystic Pizza Musical

OK, we’re done. That’s the end to our pizza-related puns (thank u, next). Mystic Pizza was a late '80s coming of age story. “A seminal film for an entire generation of young people looking to distinguish themselves in a rapidly changing world,” according to adaption...

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 2:32pm

Lykke Li: Sadness is her boyfriend

  There is something playful about the sorrow of Lykke Li. In the song “Sadness Is a Blessing,” she delivers the phrase that gives her latest album its title of “Wounded Rhymes,” but in a ringing chorus she sings, “sadness is my boyfriend.” Elsewhere on...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:23pm

The Spice Girls reunite, but with a new Scary Spice

David Beckham's 40th birthday bash in Morocco also served as an impromptu reunion for the Spice Girls — well, most of them, at least. Victoria "Posh Spice" Beckham marked the occasion with a Twitter photo from Marrakech featuring herself, Geri "Ginger Spice" Haliwell...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:15pm

Jessica 6’s Nomi Ruiz: ‘I want to reach women living in the shadows’

Blending R&B with disco isn’t something typically seen on the music charts, but then again, Jessica 6 frontwoman Nomi Ruiz has always done the unexpected. After leaving Hercules and Love Affair and forming Jessica 6 in 2011, the Brooklyn-based artist started getting attention in both...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:03pm

Everyone wants to tell Coheed and Cambria's Claudio Sanchez how to conditionhis hair

Claudio Sanchez is a Park Slope dad. He calls us from his couch at home in Brooklyn, where his son Atlas Hendrix is asleep on his lap. The 37-year-old Coheed and Cambria frontman and his son (a bit over a year old now) just returned home from a trip to the play gym, with a week to spare before...

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 1:41am

The Masked Singer: Who was the pineapple?

FOX's new reality singing competition series The Masked Singer is as ridiculous as it is fun. Of course, this isn't because the celebrity contestants are necessarily brilliant singers worthy of a new musical career. Rather, everyone loves tuning in to the latest reality TV craze because...

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 9:45am

Winners of 'The Voice': Where are they now?

NBC's "The Voice" has firmly established itself as not just a leader in the reality singing competition genre but as a ratings juggernaut in TV in general. But does all that attention translate into success for each season's eventual winner? Eight talented vocalists have taken...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 5:58pm

Amy Winehouse hologram tour scheduled for 2019

The talents of the late singer songwriter Amy Winehouse will be on display once again with a hologram tour set for next fall. The late singer’s father, Mitch Winehouse, and Base Hologram have partnered up to bring Winehouse’s songs on the road with a portion of the proceeds from the...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 1:50pm

Watch: Will Smith is back at it in Está Rico video with Marc Anthony and Bad Bunny

Will Smith used to get jiggy with it, but for the past few years, the award-winning actor hasn't been in the studio much. His last album Lost and Found debuted in 2005, and his last single Get Lit dropped last year. Get Lit gave everyone a taste of Smith's talent and reminded us all of that...

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:56am

The Sopranos' Little Steven Van Zandt is going on tour

Little Steven Van Zandt has an impressive resume. He was Springsteen’s consigliere in the E-Street Band,  he played Silvio Dante in The Sopranos and was the host/creator of Little Steven's Underground Garage. He also recently released his first solo album in 18 years Soulfire. But he...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 5:38pm

People's Choice Awards 2018: How to vote, watch, stream and nominations

The People's Choice Awards 2018 is right around the corner! The show has been a staple during the awards seasons. While most award shows such as the Golden Globes, the Grammys and the Academy Awards are voted on by committees, the People's Choice Awards are voted by... you guessed it, the...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 4:15pm

Woody McClain on portraying Bobby Brown in The Bobby Brown Story

Woody McClain can't wait for the world to see The Bobby Brown Story, especially the fans—and trolls—on Twitter. The actor, who portrays the titular R&B bad boy in BET's new miniseries, is actually looking forward to the prospect of dealing with misbehaving social media...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 1:16pm

VIDEO: Ansel Elgort releases new song, remix of Galantis 'Runaway (U and I)'

It's a big week for Ansel Elgort. First, his new movie with Shailene Woodley "Insurgent" premeired last night in New York City, the second in Veronica Roth's "Divergent" series. And now, the actor and budding DJ has released a remix of Galantis's "Runaway (U...

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:45am