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Watch the first episode of Alton Brown’s rebooted show ‘Good Eats’
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YAAAS! Now this is a reboot I can GET BEHIND! As a kid, I watched a LOT of Food Network. Iron Chef America was and still is a staple in my house. One of my favourites shows to watch was Good Eats, hosted by the eccentric chef Alton Brown. Unfortunately, the show ended in 2012, but with […]
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Hitchin’ a ride? Billie Joe Armstrong’s old surf van is for sale
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A van once owned by Green Day’s frontman is on the market for a cool $40k. The current owner, Graham van de Laar, purchased the van by accident on the auction website Trade Me. According to van de Laar, he accidentally clicked the “place bid” button and was forced to pay up when...
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FINNEAS announces debut EP ‘Blood Harmony’, shares first track
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Billie Eilish’s big brother and collaborator has announced his debut EP. The 22-year-old multi-instrumentalist will release Blood Harmony on October 4. Take a listen to the first single “Shelter” below. He definitely has a different sound than his sister. Of the song, FINNEAS sa...
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Lana Del Rey gets reflective on new tracks, ‘F— It I Love You’ and ‘The Greatest’
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On Thursday, Lana Del Rey shared a double feature music video containing two new songs off her upcoming album, Norman Fucking Rockwell. The first track, “Fuck It I Love You” is a whimsical love song. The second, “The Greatest”, has Del Rey reflecting on past relationships ...
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grandson announces new EP, ‘a modern tragedy vol. 3’
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Your SONiC Field Day artist grandson is gonna have some new music for you when he plays the festival! That’s because he just announced his third EP, a modern tragedy vol. 3. The politically-minded musician, who’s real name isn’t grandson, it’s Jordan, will release his new ...
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Death Cab For Cutie tease upcoming EP with new song, ‘To The Ground’
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Next month, Death Cab For Cutie will release their new EP, The Blue EP. The band previously released a track called “Kids in ’99”. On Wednesday, the band shared another song off the album. “To The Ground” has the band ditching the softer indie-pop sound for a darker ...
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David Lynch announces insane ‘Twin Peaks’ box set
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David Lynch has announced plans to unleash a MASSIVE Twin Peaks box set featuring ever piece of memorabilia imaginable. Dear Twitter Friends, “It’s yrev very good to see you again old friends.” pic.twitter.com/yL2UXyxeWT — David Lynch (@DAVID_LYNCH) August 21, 2019 Appropriately named Twin ...
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Thom Yorke unveils new song, ‘Daily Battles’ ft. Flea
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Thom Yorke and Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea have once again combined forces to make some solid music. On Wednesday, the Radiohead frontman shared a new single called “Daily Battles” featuring his Atoms of Peace bandmate Flea. Yorke penned the song at the request of Radiohead-supe...
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It’s official: ‘Matrix 4’ is happening
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Are you prepared to re-enter the Matrix? If not, buckle up, cause it’s happening. Keanu Reeves is set to reprise his role as Neo while Carrie-Anne Moss will return as Trinity in the fourth installment of the franchise. Lana Wahcowski will return as the film’s director. On Tuesday, War...
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Illenium shares new track, ‘In Your Arms’ ft. X Ambassadors
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Last Friday, Illenium shared his brand new album Ascend. One of the tracks, a song called “In Your Arms”, features the familar and velvety vocals of X Ambassadors’ Sam Harris. Take a listen below. The song’s lyrics sing of a person whom the singer loves and believes is his...
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