Village Voice Paper

Voice Media Group Sells the Village Voice

The Village Voice has a new owner. Voice Media Group, which acquired its namesake alt-weekly in early 2013 but has spent the past year shedding some of its other properties, announced on Monday it is selling its flagship paper to Peter D. Barbey, a Pennsylvania-based publisher and CEO of Reading Eagle Company.
 Pitchfork Music Festival

Pitchfork Acquired By Conde Nast

Blue-chip publisher Conde Nast, owner of Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Wired and fifteen others, has acquired the digital-native music publisher Pitchfork for an undisclosed sum.
Barack Obama - "Back to Back" (@Drake Spoof)

Watch 'Obama' Rap Drake's 'Back to Back'

"You're getting bodied by a left-winger," says a faux-Obama in this new parody video -- if that zinger sounds familiar, it's because the line is a play on one of Drake's now-notorious bars off Meek Mill diss track "Back To Back." This time, though, the object of bodying is Republican presidential candidate of the moment Donald Trump.
suge knight in court, 2015

Suge Knight Returning to Court

Marion "Suge" Knight is scheduled to return to court Tuesday morning for a hearing in which prosecutors will lay out some of their evidence to support a robbery case filed against the former rap music mogul.