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News Wilko Johnson, Influential Dr. Feelgood Guitarist, Dies at 75 The guitarist helped shape pub rock and inspired scores of punk and post-punk musicians By Jazz Monroe November 23, 2022 Facebook Twitter Dr. Feelgood’s Wilko Johnson, March 1976 (Richard Creamer/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images) Facebook Twitter Wilko Johnson, the influential guitarist who spearheaded the United Kingdom’s
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Alternative rock has had quite the odyssey in the last half-century. Since the genre’s infancy, when the likes of the Amboy Dukes and MC5 were laying the groundwork for what would ultimately become an entirely new style of music in garage rock and proto-punk, its most important players have always been driven by the desire
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News U.S. Senators to Investigate Ticketmaster’s Dominance Over Concert Ticket Sales Amy Klobuchar says the lack of competitors removes pressure on Ticketmaster to “innovate and improve” By Jazz Monroe November 23, 2022 Facebook Twitter Taylor Swift, September 2019 (Dave Hogan/ABA/Getty Images) Facebook Twitter U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Mike Lee will lead a new subcommittee
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It’s been around six weeks since Wembley Stadium hosted the London iteration of the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert, but we haven’t forgotten the star-studded event — and neither has Nandi Bushell. The tween drummer took to Twitter Wednesday to give a heartfelt shoutout to another young musical prodigy: Hawkins’ 16-year-old son Shane. Bushell spread the
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News Babyface Ray Announces New Album Mob The Detroit rapper’s second full-length of 2022 arrives in December By Matthew Strauss November 22, 2022 Facebook Twitter Babyface Ray, photo by Mike Miller Facebook Twitter Babyface Ray has announced his second album of 2022: The new full-length, Mob, is out December 2 (via Wavy Gang/Empire). The album
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Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood are many things, but flashy certainly isn’t one of them. Along with drummer Tom Skinner of Sons of Kemet, the two Radiohead members quietly re-emerged together earlier this year as The Smile. The trio released their debut album, May’s A Light for Attracting Attention, with relatively little press or social
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News Resources to Advocate For and Support LGBTQ+ Communities Here’s how to take action in the wake of the targeted shooting at a LGBTQ+ club in Colorado Springs By Pitchfork November 21, 2022 Facebook Twitter Photo by JASON CONNOLLY/AFP via Getty Images Facebook Twitter Just minutes before the national Transgender Day of Remembrance began, a
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News Watch Stevie Wonder, Charlie Puth, and Ari Lennox Perform Lionel Richie Tribute at the 2022 American Music Awards They sang “All Night Long (All Night),” “Easy,” and more songs in the style of dueling pianos  By Nina Corcoran November 20, 2022 Facebook Twitter Stevie Wonder, Lionel Richie, and Smokey Robinson performing “We Are the
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Kanye West has apparently forged a relationship with alt-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos ahead of a planned 2024 run for president. Over the weekend, West introduced Yiannopoulos to paparazzi as someone “who is working on the campaign.” When asked if he was indeed running for president, West responded, “Yes… It’s simple…. It’s just we’re moving toward
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