Purity Ring Plot International Winter Dance Party

Purity Ring Plot International Winter Dance Party

Noted Canadian Indie-Electronic duo Purity Ring have just announced plans for an extensive worldwide winter tour. The trek will begin in Reykjavik, Iceland on November 1st. The pair will then pretty much fully circle the globe before landing back on their native soil...
Album Review: Mumford and Sons – Babel

Album Review: Mumford and Sons – Babel

Mumford and Sons, from out of absolutely nowhere, have positioned themselves as cultural touchstones. While the band recalls turn-of-the-century bluegrass and anything else ever described as High and Lonesome, they are remarkably forward-thinking about the past. The...
Rush Score First-time Rock Hall Nomination

Rush Score First-time Rock Hall Nomination

The influential Canadian prog-rock band Rush have officially been nominated for induction into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame. The band leads the pack of just-announced potential inductees, which also includes  first-time nominations for two hip-hop groups: Public Enemy...
How Nicki Minaj Will Change The Face Of American Idol

How Nicki Minaj Will Change The Face Of American Idol

Whether you are a fan or not, American Idol has been received similarly to a losing NFL team.  With each bad season, you swear to yourself that you aren't going to watch another.  But as next season roles around, there you are glued to your seat again, praying...
It’s Official: Foo Fighters on “Hiatus”

It’s Official: Foo Fighters on “Hiatus”

When Dave Grohl addressed the audience midway through their blistering set at this weekend's Global Citizen Festival, fans around the world recoiled and took to Twitter to repeat his words: “We don't have any shows after this,” Grohl said....