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Pussy Riot's Nadya Tolokonnikova and Refused's David Sandstrom Reflect On the State of Protest Music In 2015

Pussy Riot's Nadya Tolokonnikova and Refused's David Sandstrom Reflect On the State of Protest Music In 2015
Don't even try to tell Nadya Tolokonnikova of Pussy Riot that music this century has been largely apolitical. Pushing back is what she does, and she is ready with a retort. "If you look hard enough you always can find...… Read Full Story

Emoji Sirens: Zayn Is Single

photo by Patrick McMullanThe One D we actually need is back on the market. According to People, Zayn Malik called off his engagement to Little Mix's Perrie Edwards two weeks ago. We await Zayn As Flowers's comment.[h/t People]... Read Full Story

Emoji Clap: Alexander Skarsgard Showed Up to His Movie Premiere In Drag

A photo posted by Bel Powley (@belpowley) on Aug 4, 2015 at 6:38am PDT [Photo via Instagram]Leave it to True Blood hunk Alexander Skarsgard to pull off head-to-toe drag at a movie premiere. At the San Francisco premiere of... Read Full Story

Now You Too Can Own a Pair of Kanye-Worn Yeezys -- for $75k

[Photos by Jackie Nickerson]For anyone who's ever wanted to walk in Yeezus' shoes: now's your chance. Sneaker consignment store The Heat Check is selling the same Nike Air Yeezy 1 prototype Kanye wore at the 2008 Grammy Awards -- for... Read Full Story

Stylist Violetta Kassapi On Fashion Inspiration, "Spiritual Getaways" and the Craziest Shoot She's Ever Worked On

[Photo by Luke Freeman]Scrolling through Violetta Kassapi's Instagram, your eyes are apt to stop at any number of photos and say, "Damn, I want those shoes/jackets/sunglasses/manicure." The London-based stylist and fashion editor at indie hip-hop and fashion magazine, Viper, has... Read Full Story

16 Free Concerts To Catch In New York This August

Summer is entering the home stretch, which means long days, hot subway stations, and... free concerts! If you've gotten through June and July without enjoying the city's musical freebies, don't miss out on one of these great shows in August.... Read Full Story

Lana Del Rey's New Single Art Is Wonderful

The cover art for Lana Del Rey's next Honeymoon single, "High by the Beach" (or, "How Everyone Spent Their Summer), is magnificent. Posted by Del Rey today to instagram, it's like a romance novel about the torrid love affair... Read Full Story

UPDATED: If You're Reading This It's Too Complicated: Breaking Down The Latest in Meek v. Drake

Last time we looked at the Drake-Meek Mill Twitter beef/rap beef/somewhat confusing fight over Nicki Minaj, it was relatively small in scope -- Meek accused Drake of having other people write his rhymes (which was already kind of common knowledge),... Read Full Story
tv Transparent is Coming Back This Winter, Here's Why It's the Best

Transparent is Coming Back This Winter, Here's Why It's the Best

Today at the Television Critics' Association tour, Amazon announced that the second season of its series Transparent would become available December 4. That sounds like a long way away (and, in some respects, it is), but now it not only... Read Full Story

Sigh: Future Tries to Subtweet His Way into Ciara's New Relationship

Future, you know I loooove Dirty Sprite 2, but you're making this whole art versus the artist thing really difficult for me -- especially since you've been acting like a real brat.For those of you not glued to your... Read Full Story