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Robert Smith of The Cure (Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Lollapalooza 2013, Sunday: The Cure Brings The Hits, Phoenix Brings The Party

For Lollapalooza’s final night, The Cure wasn’t interested in chitchat. Robert Smith knows that you want him to just shut up and sing, and that’s what he did. Phoenix on the other hand…

08/05/2013

Robert Smith of The Cure (David Wolff-Patrick/Getty Images)

10 Great Alternative Rock Cover Songs

Presenting: Ten alt-rock songs that come real close (and often do) usurp the power of their source material.

07/26/2013

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Songwriter Linda Perry Proposes To Sara Gilbert With Musical Flash Mob

Linda Perry, the songwriter and producer behind chart toppers like Christina Aguilera’s “Beautiful,” is a pro at delivering hits. So when she proposed to girlfriend Sara Gilbert, co-host of CBS’s The Talk, a musical flash mob was the only way to go.

04/09/2013

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Lollapalooza Announces 2013 Line-Up: The Cure, Nine Inch Nails, Mumford & Sons, The Killers Top Bill

The line-up for this year’s Lollapalooza music festival has officially been announced, featuring headliners Nine Inch Nails, Mumford & Son, The Killers and The Cure, making their first-ever appearance at the fest.

04/01/2013

Robert Smith of The Cure (Photo: AFP)

Leaked Lollapalooza Poster Lists NIN, The Cure As Headliners

Are Nine Inch Nails and The Cure going to be at Lollapalooza? A leaked photo of this year’s poster says they will be, along with Mumford & Sons, The Postal Service and more.

03/28/2013

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Daft Punk Revives The Great Rock Album TV Ad

More than just teasing rabid fans hungry for new Daft Punk music (enough that a video of the 15-second riff looped for 10 straight hours has hit Youtube), the ad shown during SNL revived the long-lost art of the album release TV commercial.

03/06/2013

Top 10 Mellow 'End Of World' Songs To Make The Apocalypse Less Stressful

According to some alleged biblical numerological “proofs” and some very exuberant Doomsday believers, May 21st, 2011 (tomorrow) is the apocalypse. Cities all over the country have billboards with the date, missionary groups have headed out […]

05/20/2011

Top Ten Songs About Plagues, Egypt, And Exodus

Last night, Jewish people around the world celebrated the first night of Pesach, or Passover, which commemorates the story of Exodus. If you aren’t familiar with the story of Exodus, it is when the ancient […]

04/19/2011

Adele Covers The Cure's "Lovesong" Live On Letterman

[lastfm]Adele[/lastfm] didn’t leave anything on the stage Monday night as she performed an online streaming concert for the Live on Letterman series. She brought out her hits, some new songs, and even some amazing covers. […]

02/24/2011

Adele Brings Her Soulful Songs To A "Live On Letterman" Webcast On February 21

British singer-songwriter [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Adele[/lastfm] was barely 20 years old when she won a pair of GRAMMYs in 2009 for her acclaimed debut album 19. Two years later, the soul-infused vocalist is back with a new […]

02/10/2011