Last week, Don Draper struggled to summarize Sterling Cooper & Partners' prospects for the future. As it turns out, he was right to be blocked: It doesn't have one. A notice that their lease has been terminated clues Roger Sterling in to McCann's mastery plan: They've going to swallow SC&P...
"Someone who inspires priests and whores is worth taking seriously," Lord Varys tells us, and say what you will about the Spider: He's got a way with words. "The High Sparrow," this week's fabulous installment of Game of Thrones, appeals to both the sacred and the profane in just such...
"Stream of consciousness coming in 5, 4, 3, 2…," Jay Z's rarely used Twitter warned before the rapper unloaded a 15-minute, 14-tweet defense of his oft-criticized Tidal, the high-quality audio streaming service the rapper recently acquired and relaunched. Amid the recent departure of the company's CEO, a significant drop in Tidal app...
Jack White will wrap up his five-state acoustic tour Sunday night with a performance at Fargo, North Dakota's Fargo Theatre, and the Lazaretto rocker revealed that the concert will stream live via Tidal. White was among the marquee artists to sign a declaration supporting Jay Z's high-quality audio streaming site. Additionally, Tidal...
The annual White House Correspondents' Dinner is one of the Washington's most bizarre traditions. The event, which has been running just over a century, is nominally supposed to celebrate excellence in reporting on the White House–the use of journalism as a way of speaking truth to power. In recent years,...
Multiple gunshots were fired at a pair of Lil Wayne's tour buses after the rapper performed at an Atlanta nightclub on early Sunday morning. While Lil Wayne and some Young Money associates were reportedly on board during the shooting, no one was injured in the incident. According to the Atlanta...
A few Native American actors are now speaking out in defense of Adam Sandler's Netflix comedy Ridiculous 6 after a dozen extras walked off the Western's New Mexico set over what they viewed as culturally offensive humor. Of the hundreds of Native American extras hired for the film, only about a...
Pink's recent The Truth About Love tour somehow became embroiled in a parental custody battle after a New Jersey woman was accused by her ex-husband of bad parenting for bringing their 11-year-old daughter to the "So What" singer's December 2013 concert. However, in an expansive 37-page decision, New Jersey Superior...
Fourteen years after the cult indie comedy Super Troopers introduced the "Meow Game" and "mustache rides" into the lexicon, comedy troupe Broken Lizard will officially begin work on the film's sequel after clearing over $4.4 million as part of an Indiegogo campaign. Broken Lizard initially set a $2 million goal...
Tiësto will search for the next wave of great DJs with a new reality competition called Your Shot. In the 10-part Vevo web series, 30 aspiring DJs will undergo extensive training and face off in various competitions before one DJ is ultimately crowned champ. The winner will perform alongside Tiësto at...
"Let's do this." With that, former Olympiad and Kardashian paterfamilias Bruce Jenner answered a question that many had been asking recently: Is he a transgender woman? The answer is unequivocally yes: "For all intents and purposes, I am a woman," Jenner said. "My heart and soul and everything I do...
K-pop is set to invade the East Coast this summer as KCON, the biggest North American fan convention celebrating all things South Korean entertainment, will go bi-coastal after three years of setting up shop in Los Angeles. With the L.A. fest scheduled for July 31st through August 2nd, the East...
The legendary Batman foe the Joker made his first ever comic book appearance on April 25, 1940. To celebrate the 75th anniversary of DC Comics' greatest villain, Suicide Squad director David Ayer offered up the first real look at actor/musician Jared Leto in the Joker role for the upcoming blockbuster film. In...
After a dozen Native Americans hired to play extras on Adam Sandler's Netflix-produced western Ridiculous 6 ditched the set, one Navajo actress named Allie Young sat down with MSNBC to discuss the many reasons why they decided to leave the production. In addition to the script that they found offensive and disrespectful, the...
As the latest season of NBC's The Voice heads toward the finish line, country music continues to be an integral part of each week's competition, and not just because of coach/country superstar Blake Shelton (or current Nashville cast member Christina Aguilera). On Tuesday, April 28th, hot country hitmaker Lee Brice...
Even after nearly 60 years as an active musician, Paul McCartney is still one of the most prolific touring artists. The former Beatle just announced his first U.S. arena date of 2015: Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center on June 21st. It will be his first show in the city since 2010. McCartney, who is...
Los Angeles noise rock outfit Health have announced their new album Death Magic by the most disgusting means possible: Excruciatingly slow-motion vomiting. In the video for first single "New Coke," we follow Health on a pretty standard night out, complete with drinking at an overpacked bar and seizure-inducing strobe lights....
Even as dub legend Lee "Scratch" Perry approaches 80 years old, the Upsetter is still crazy (and prolific) after all these years. After teaming with trance icons the Orb for a pair of LPs, Perry has now collaborated with XL Recordings honcho Richard Russell for a new track dubbed "I Am...
The annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony was held this past weekend at Cleveland's Public Hall. Green Day, Ringo Starr, Bill Withers, Lou Reed, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, The "5" Royales and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band all entered the institution,...
As fans await Britney Spears' recently announced new single "Pretty Girls," the pop star's throwback collaboration with Italian disco pioneer Giorgio Moroder has leaked. For Déjà Vu, the producer's first album in 30 years, Spears covers Suzanne Vega's 1987 a cappella hit "Tom's Diner." Listen to it here. The reenergized cover of the Eighties...