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11:53am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Neil Young Pens Message of Solidarity to Standing Rock Protestors : Neil Young has penned a passionate plea to Barack Obama and a message of solidarity regarding the Standing Rock protest. Young's Facebook statement comes afterThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Neil Young Pens Message of Solidarity to Standing Rock Protestors www.rollingstone.com
11:23am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Review: The Weeknd's 'Starboy' Treads Murky Water in Innovative R&B Era : "It just seems like niggas trying to sound like my old shit," sings the Weeknd on "Reminder." Ironically, years after remaking contemporary R&B in his druggy, sex-obsessed vision on his iconic debut EP House of Balloons, the Toronto singer has settled into a familiar routine. We know that his songs will explore love as either a tortured form of codependency orThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Review: The Weeknd's 'Starboy' Treads Murky Water in Innovative R&B Era www.rollingstone.com
11:18am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Luke Bryan Extends Kill the Lights Tour into 2017 : Luke Bryan played 58 cities on his Kill the Lights Tour earlier in 2016, but he's not ready to hang it up just yet. The Georgia-born performer just announced 11 additional dates for the tour, with the first show kicking off in Huntington, West Virginia on February 16th, 2017. Brett Eldredge will serve as opening act for all 11 shows. The first leg of Bryan'sThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Luke Bryan Extends Kill the Lights Tour into 2017 www.rollingstone.com
11:07am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Gridiron Gangster: How a Vigilante Gambler Took Down an Alleged Crime Boss : THE GAMBLER AND THE PLAYERRobert J. Cipriani arrived in Sydney feeling the way he always did on the eve of a gambling trip: giddy, confident, a hustler with pure intentions. It was August, 2011. Under the pseudonym of Robin Hood 702, Cipriani billed himself as an unorthodox philanthropist: the high stakes blackjack player who used his winnings to benefit those in need. It wasThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Gridiron Gangster: How a Vigilante Gambler Took Down an Alleged Crime Boss www.rollingstone.com
11:02am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - On the Charts: Metallica's 'Hardwired' is Best Rock Debut of 2016 : Metallica beat new albums from Bruno Mars and Miranda Lambert, securing their sixth consecutive Number One album. This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: On the Charts: Metallica's 'Hardwired' is Best Rock Debut of 2016 www.rollingstone.com
10:29am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Soundgarden's 'Badmotorfinger' at 25: Kim Thayil Looks Back : For years, when Kim Thayil thought about Soundgarden's breakthrough into the mainstream, 1991's Badmotorfinger – home to the heavy-hitting singles "Rusty Cage," "Outshined" and "Jesus Christ Pose" – he was unhappy. Mostly, he felt uncomfortable with the way the popThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Soundgarden's 'Badmotorfinger' at 25: Kim Thayil Looks Back www.rollingstone.com
10:09am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Yasiin Bey's December 99th Project Announces Debut LP : Yasiin Bey, the rapper formerly known as Mos Def, announced the debut album for his December 99th project, his collaboration with producer Ferrari Sheppard. December 99th is fittingly due out on December 9th.The duo's nine-track December 99th features previously released cuts This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Yasiin Bey's December 99th Project Announces Debut LP www.rollingstone.com
09:36am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - See Margo Price Process the Presidential Election on 'Tiny Desk' Concert : There were multiple ways that some people – surprised, upset and bewildered by the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency – coped with the most peculiar breed of hangover on November 9th. Margo Price, however, chose music. The Nashville-based singer headed to NPR's offices in Washington, D.C., for a Tiny Desk session the morning after the election to play three songs with aThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: See Margo Price Process the Presidential Election on 'Tiny Desk' Concert www.rollingstone.com
09:35am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Hear Major Lazer's Stoner-Friendly Holiday Song 'Christmas Trees' : EDM trio Major Lazer wish the world a happily stoned holiday with new song "Christmas Trees," a collaboration with Jamaican reggae artist Protoje. The mellow track is a highlight from Mad Decent's fourth installment of its A Very Decent Christmas compilation series, featuring 10 electro-tingedThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear Major Lazer's Stoner-Friendly Holiday Song 'Christmas Trees' www.rollingstone.com
09:31am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - The Official Thomas Friedman 'Make a Meaningless Graph' Contest : "It is okay to change your mind as an opinion writer; what is not okay is to not have a mind," writes Thomas Friedman in his new book, Thank You for Being Late.He goes on to note that he missed crucial developments in technology in the year 2007 because he was not thinking. By then he'd released three versions of his epic explainer tract, The World Is Flat,This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: The Official Thomas Friedman 'Make a Meaningless Graph' Contest www.rollingstone.com
09:09am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - John Lennon's 'Sgt. Pepper's' Piano, Bob Dylan Lyric Sheets Head to Auction : John Lennon's Sgt. Pepper's-era home piano, used by the Beatles legend to compose "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds" and "A Day in the Life," among others, is set to hit the auction block December 10th as the marquee item inThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: John Lennon's 'Sgt. Pepper's' Piano, Bob Dylan Lyric Sheets Head to Auction www.rollingstone.com
09:08am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Watch the xx Explore Small-Town America in 'On Hold' Video : British indie-pop band the xx experience small-town America in the stark video for new single, "On Hold." The trio sing about heartbreak against a gorgeous sunset in west Texas art town,This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch the xx Explore Small-Town America in 'On Hold' Video www.rollingstone.com
09:01am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - See Aubrie Sellers' Rebellious 'Sit Here and Cry' Video : In her new video for "Sit Here and Cry," Aubrie Sellers puts the emphasis on her patented brand of "garage country," her rowdy update to the country genre.As the daughter of country purist Lee Ann Womack, Sellers is well-versed in the traditional side of the genre, using her angelic voice to showcase vulnerability and heartbreak with ease. But with theThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: See Aubrie Sellers' Rebellious 'Sit Here and Cry' Video www.rollingstone.com
08:51am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Mickey Gall Doesn't Think CM Punk Should Fight in UFC : To those who doubted CM Punk could make the jump from wrestling to mixed martial arts, his UFC debut didn't exactly convince them otherwise. In fact, with Mickey Gall forcing him into submission within the opening two minutes of the fight, Punk's first bout couldn't have gone much worse.Nevertheless, Punk is determined to give the UFC another shot. Even though DanaThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Mickey Gall Doesn't Think CM Punk Should Fight in UFC  www.rollingstone.com
08:31am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - How 'Gilmore Girls' Revival Gives Fans the Ending They Always Wanted : Now that Netflix's latest nostalgia-fueled reboot, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, is here – and if you're reading this, you've presumably binged all six hours of the new series over the holiday weekend – we have just one thing to say: Oy, enough with the poodles already. Just kidding. But the revival of the beloved early-aughts dramedy is destinedThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: How 'Gilmore Girls' Revival Gives Fans the Ending They Always Wanted www.rollingstone.com
08:29am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Hear BJ Barham Talk Jason Isbell, Touring Life on 'Walking the Floor' : BJ Barham has spent most of the decade in a passenger van, bound to the American highway system by a touring schedule that typically tops out around 300 shows a year. "We're really good at being on the road," he says of American Aquarium, whose mix of barroom rock & roll, Piedmont twang and Southern singer-songwriter perspective has earned Barham's band aThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear BJ Barham Talk Jason Isbell, Touring Life on 'Walking the Floor' www.rollingstone.com
08:17am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Eric Clapton Plots 2017 American Tour Dates : Eric Clapton announced a brief run of American tour dates for 2017. The rock legend will perform at New York City's Madison Square Garden on March 19th and 20th, followed by two shows at the Forum in Los Angeles on March 25th and 26th.Clapton will be joined by keyboardists Walt Richmond and Chris Stainton,This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Eric Clapton Plots 2017 American Tour Dates www.rollingstone.com
07:45am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Watch Wes Anderson's Christmas-Inspired Short Film 'Come Together' : Director Wes Anderson reunites with his The Darjeeling Limited actor Adrien Brody – as well as that film's train motif – for an uplifting, Christmas-inspired new short film titled Come Together that doubles as an advertisement for H&M's winterThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Watch Wes Anderson's Christmas-Inspired Short Film 'Come Together' www.rollingstone.com
07:40am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - 50 Best Albums of 2016 : 2016 was seemingly hardwired to self-destruct, as Metallica sang on their furious 10th album – and music stared down the chaos. It was a year of explicitly political R&B molotovs, (Beyoncé, Solange), revolution rock (Green Day, Esperanza Spalding), hip-hop that heals (Chance the Rapper, A Tribe Called Quest) and even one especially poignant country plea from a Red StateThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: 50 Best Albums of 2016 www.rollingstone.com
07:32am(11/28) ROLLING STONE - Love Him or Hate Him, Tom Brady Is Football's Winningest Quarterback : Tom Brady tied Peyton Manning for most wins by a quarterback – both regular season and playoffs combined – when the New England Patriots knocked off the New York Jets 22-17 yesterday at MetLife Stadium yesterday. Brady now stands alongside his former rival at the top of the mountain and, barring something insane happening, he will no doubt crack 201 this season with four gamesThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Love Him or Hate Him, Tom Brady Is Football's Winningest Quarterback  www.rollingstone.com