Prince, Haggard, Bowie, White, Frey: Lousy Year for Music
It's already a lousy year for music, with the deaths of Prince, David Bowie, Glenn Frey, Maurice White, Merle Haggard, and on New Year's Eve, the beloved Natalie Cole
Ed Helms Is the Grown Up Rusty Griswold in 'Vacation'
The former "Office" alum stars alongside Christina Applegate in the hilarious new movie.
Imagine: a World Series of Motorsport
As NASCAR rolls into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 21st year, it's time for what has become an annual tradition, the discussion about the slow decline of the Brickyard 400, once one of the sport's watershed events. Meanwhile, the fabled speedway's full-time resident, IndyCar, has spent
A Quick End for ‘Sorority Sisters’; A Well-Traveled Letter to Deceased Dad
quicklist: 1 title: A Quick End for ‘Sorority Sisters’ text: The debut season of a controversial reality show about black sorority members will end sooner than expected with the last three episodes airing back-to-back Friday, according to The Associated Press. VH1 has acknowledged criticism of how
Billy Joel Will Headline Bonnaroo Festival
quicklist: 1 title: Billy Joel to Headline Bonnaroo text: Billy Joel will be the headliner at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, according to its just-announced 2015 lineup . Other big acts scheduled at this year's edition of the annual music fest June 11-14 in Manchester, Tennessee , include
The Characters of Woodstock
Summer is the time of of love, music and a little bit of adventure. Nothing captures this more than the craziness of a music festival, and the Woodstock Music Festival of 1969 set the standard for every Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Coachella and music fest that has...
A Sweet Solution to the Sticky Wage Disparity Problem
Thirty-five years ago, a couple of counterculture confectioners in Burlington, Vt., developed a recipe that combined funky, chunky deliciousness, brilliant branding and granola-headed idealism. I'm talking about Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield and their iconoclastic Ben & Jerry's ice cream company.
Kat Dahlia Doesn't Mind Rihanna Comparisons
You might've seen the music video for Kat Dahlia's "Gangsta," which has become an online anthem for independent women who don't want to rely on self-identified "gangstas." Dahlia doesn't even have an album out yet, but the "Gangsta" video has been viewed more than 5 million times. But besides the
Mumford and Sons Bassist Recovering From Brain Surgery
Mumford and Sons bassist Ted Dwane was recently diagnosed with a blood clot on the surface of his brain that required surgery, and now his bandmates are saying that he’s recovering nicely from the procedure. “It is with great joy that we can announce that...
A Bonnaroo Dad's Guide to Justin Bieber
The first time I met Justin Bieber, he looked like he had just arrived from The Magical Land of R&B Elves. Still virtually unknown to U.S. audiences in 2009, “Good Morning America Weekend” was his version of “The Ed Sullivan Show” and the kid that...