1. Arcade Fire Covers Prince’s ‘Controversy’: Listen

    March 10, 2014 2:22 AM EDT It’s just two dates in, but Arcade Fire’s current U.S. “Reflektor” tour is shaping as a real coverpalooza. The Canadian alternative rockers dished-out some homegrown greatness for their Saturday date in Minneapolis, where they performed a cover of ...

  2. Miley Cyrus Parodies Government Shutdown, Performs the Hits on 'SNL'

    October 06, 2013 2:10 AM EDT Saturday night with Miley was neither the trainwreck nor the twerk-filled spectacle many expected it to become. Instead, the second episode of the new season of "Saturday Night Live" was just the right amount of audacious and, at best ...

  3. Newt Gingrich Sued for Having 'Eye of the Tiger' at Rallys

    January 31, 2012 1:05 AM EST 0 0 0 In the past few years, there's been growing animosity over the way that Republican candidates for public office use music in campaigns. Today comes word of a new lawsuit filed against Newt Gingrich's campaign for using "Eye of the Tig ...

  4. The Roots See New Album Becoming a Movie or Play

    December 12, 2011 12:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Also: Co-Founder Black Thought Regrets 'Misogynistic Tone' of Michele Bachmann Prank The Roots are hoping that their new "Undun," with its strong thematic and narrative string, will become more than just an album in the future. & ...

  5. NBC Now Checking Songs on 'Fallon' for Insults

    December 09, 2011 10:25 AM EST 0 0 0 NBC is now checking the songs The Roots play on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" after the band performed an off-color song during Michele Bachmann's show appearance last month. Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson of The Roots says now ...

  6. Questlove: NBC Clearing Roots Songs for Fallon

    December 08, 2011 7:24 PM EST NBC is now checking the songs the Roots play on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" after the band performed an off-color song during Michele Bachmann's show appearance last month. Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson of The Roots says n ...

  7. Questlove 'Grounded' After Roots' Pointed Bachmann Intro

    November 22, 2011 7:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Jimmy Fallon's house band the Roots didn't have a warm welcome for Republican presidential contender Michele Bachmann when she appeared on the NBC show early Tuesday. As Bachmann strode on to the stage at Fallon's "Late Night,&qu ...

  8. Video: The Roots Greet Michelle Bachmann With Politically Loaded Fishbone Song on 'Jimmy Fallon'

    November 22, 2011 1:49 PM EST Jimmy Fallon's house band the Roots didn't have a warm welcome for Republican presidential contender Michele Bachmann when she appeared on the NBC show early Tuesday. As Bachmann strode on to the stage at Fallon's "Late Night,& ...

  9. Michele Bachmann Wishes Elvis Happy Birthday on Anniversary of Death

    August 17, 2011 11:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Michele Bachmann may be gunning for the presidential seat, but she doesn't seem very knowledgeable about "The King." Elvis Presley & Madonna: The Day the Music Died, and Was Born Yesterday (Aug. 16) at a small rally in Spartanburg ...

  10. Billboard Bits: Tyler, The Creator Predicts Death, Patrick Stump Pairs With Lupe Fiasco

    June 28, 2011 6:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Tyler, The Creator Predicts His Death, Talks Columbine Tragedy The 20-year-old Odd Future frontman Tyler, The Creator recently told UK music magazine Q that he expects to ...