It’s high time the Grammys recognize Beyoncé’s curation skills

It’s high time the Grammys recognize Beyoncé’s curation skills

Image: Mason Poole/Parkwood Media (Getty Images), Michael Crabtree – PA Images (via Getty), Kevin Winter (Getty Images), Beyoncé Vivo Beyoncé never really left, but she’s certainly back. Just days after announcing plans for her Renaissance World Tour, she has the opportunity to become the most-awarded artist in history at the 65th Annual Grammys on Sunday … Read more

This Surprise New Game Pass Gem Feels Like Moshing Through A Battlefield

This Surprise New Game Pass Gem Feels Like Moshing Through A Battlefield

Screenshot: Tango Gameworks Have you ever caught yourself walking to the beat of a song you’ve got playing? If so, you’ll probably vibe pretty hard with Hi-Fi Rush. I’ve put a few hours into Tango Gameworks’ rhythm-action game, and I’m delighted at how satisfying it is to gel with a game that more or less … Read more

Radiohead’s In Rainbows Is Entirely Super Mario 64 Sounds

Radiohead’s In Rainbows Is Entirely Super Mario 64 Sounds

Mario’s favorite track on Radiohead’s In Rainbows would probably be “Jigsaw Falling Into Place” knowing his penchant for platforming puzzles.Image: Nintendo Radiohead’s seminal 2007 album In Rainbows, is one of alt-rock’s all-time greatest releases. Yeah, I don’t have any qualifications to say that, but sue me, I love it. It basically set the tone of … Read more

Taylor Swift shares seductive “Lavender Haze” music video

Taylor Swift shares seductive “Lavender Haze” music video

Taylor Swift in “Lavender Haze”Screenshot: Taylor Swift/YouTube In the “Anti-Hero” music video, Taylor Swift poked fun at her fans for looking for Easter eggs everywhere (and at herself for leaving them). In the “Bejeweled” video, she crammed every scene full of them. The new “Lavender Haze” video falls somewhere in the middle, mostly existing behind … Read more

Rick Astley sues Yung Gravy for imitating his “Never Gonna Give You Up” vocals

Rick Astley sues Yung Gravy for imitating his “Never Gonna Give You Up” vocals

Left: Rick Astley (Photo: Roy Rochlin/Getty Images), Right: Yung Gravy (Photo: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Pizza Hut) We can now add “legal proceedings against ascendant SoundCloud rapper Yung Gravy” to the list of things Rick Astley isn’t going to give up any time soon, right there next to “you,” and also (according to a few … Read more

Rian Johnson has a better subtitle for his Knives Out movies

Rian Johnson has a better subtitle for his Knives Out movies

Glass Onion: A Knives Out MysteryPhoto: John Wilson/Netflix Shortly after Rian Johnson’s Knives Out sequel Glass Onion hit Netflix, the director expressed his frustration that Netflix (presumably) forced him to make the full title of the film Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery so everyone would know the film was set in the same universe … Read more

The Illustrated Al Out Now

The Illustrated Al Out Now

Image: Z2 Comics When you hear the name “Weird Al” Yankovic, you think of music. You think of parody songs. You think of all the unforgettable music videos he’s made over the years. But Weird Al has always been about spreading his wings. A biopic, Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, was released late last year, … Read more

NJ biology professor creates a music album for the history books

NJ biology professor creates a music album for the history books

GALLOWAY, New Jersey (WPVI) — “I’ve always been really passionate and interested in music,” said Dr. Matthew Bonnan. “But by the time high school was over… I decided that maybe it wasn’t for me to make.” Bonnan perhaps had an even greater passion for dinosaurs and decided to pursue paleontology professionally. He is credited on … Read more

Well, at least Mitch Winehouse is happy with the Amy biopic

Well, at least Mitch Winehouse is happy with the Amy biopic

Mitch Winehouse with a statue of his daughter, Amy WinehousePhoto: Dave Hogan (Getty Images) Does father know best? Mitch Winehouse’s critics would probably disagree. Production on Sam Taylor-Johnson’s new Amy Winehouse biopic, Back To Black, has begun, and fans have taken issue with the images that have circulated so far. Yet Mitch—who, as both a … Read more