"I'm no expert but ..."
For the past 11 days, the collective world has been stymied by the total disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 which seemingly up and vanished in mid air. To this day, there has been no concrete evidence of the whereabouts of the airplane or the 239 people on board. Courtney Love has updated her official Facebook profile with an image that she believes may shed light on the missing plane. While 26 nations do everything they can to find the missing airplane, Courtney Love may have single-handedly solved the mystery all on her own. Click below to see her evidence and theory. More »
"I miss her, too"
Last November we saw video of The Simpsons paying sweet homage to the late voice actress Marcia Wallace who passed away in October due to complications from pneumonia. Today we get to see video of The Simpsons saying farewell to the character Edna Krabappel, voiced by Wallace. As you Simpsons fans may know, Mrs. Krabappel was married to Ned Flanders … and it is Ned (and bully Nelson Muntz) who have the honor of saying the goodbye in this new clip. Watch the video below. More »
The NIN 2014 Tour Begins Tomorrow
After a couple months off the road for the holidays, Nine Inch Nails is ready to resume their world tour in Tokyo, Japan tomorrow with a few shows at a venue called Studio Coast. NIN frontman Trent Reznor posted a photo on his official Facebook profile from today’s tour rehearsal and the official Instagram profile for Nine Inch Nails shared another photo from rehearsals. The coming year will be a busy one tourwise for NIN and it all gets underway tomorrow. Check out the photos below. More »
From Food Stamps to Billionaires
Yesterday we learned the stunning news that Facebook made a deal to purchase the mobile messaging app WhatsApp for $16 billion dollars. According to a report by Forbes magazine, the deal is actually bigger … at $19 billion dollars. I mean, that is insane. But as insanely huge as $19 billion dollars sounds, the real focus of this Forbes feature is on the WhatsApp creators … who are truly living a rags to riches story. Jan Koum, who along with Brian Acton, is one of WhatsApp‘s creators and not too long ago, he lived on food stamps. When he signed this deal with Facebook, he did so by signing the paperwork on the welfare building where he used to get federal assistance to live. Wow. Read on to learn more about this amazing, amazing story. More »
Last week we got to hear the debut solo single from The Distillers‘s frontwoman Brody Dalle and today we learn a bit about her debut solo album. Diploid Love will be released on April 29 and as you can read below, the album was composed with love by Brody and a group of her closest friends. Garbage frontwoman and BFF Shirley Manson provides guest vocals on Brody‘s single Meet The Foetus/Oh The Joy and the pair teamed up for the filming of the music video last weekend. Read on to learn all the deets about Brody‘s new album and see a photo of Brody and Shirley on the set of their new music video. More »
Facebook's Bigge$t Acquisition Yet
Facebook made headlines when they purchased the Instagram app a couple of years ago for $1 billion dollars. Today they are making even bigger headlines with the news that they are purchasing the mobile messaging app WhatsApp for $16 billion dollars. It’s been pretty obvious that Facebook has been moving their business focus to the mobile world and they have been eager to conquer mobile messaging. With this $16 billion dollar deal for WhatsApp, they are making a very bold move in that direction. Wow. More »
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Yesterday we got to see two pieces of the overall cover artwork for Tori Amos‘s new album Unrepentant Geraldines and today we get to see another two pieces which almost gives us the full picture. As I mentioned yesterday, Tori is releasing portions of her album art on her official Facebook profile as a way to tease the final cover … and we’ve almost got the full cover. Click below to see the pieced of the cover art that have been released thus far and see 90% of the artwork for Unrepentant Geraldines. More »
Oh the JOY!
Earlier this week we got our first listen of the debut solo single by Brody Dalle (The Distillers) as she readies the release of her debut solo album. As you may recall, we learned that Shirley Manson (Garbage) provides back-up vocals on Brody’s new single Meet The Foetus / Oh The Joy. Today we learn via Shirley herself that the music video for the song was filmed yesterday. Shirley shared a really cute photo that she took with Brody and posted it on her official Facebook profile. Click below to see how cute these BFFs looked on the set of their new music video. More »
Piece By Piece
Earlier this month, Tori Amos shared behind the scenes photos from the set of the photoshoot for the cover of her new album Unrepentant Geraldines, which we learned yesterday will be released in May. Today we get to see portions of the cover art for Geraldines because Tori is releasing, piece by piece, portions of the cover art on her official Facebook profile. Click below to see the two portions that have been released thus far. More »