Today, just a few days after the one-year anniversary of E•MO•TION, Carly Rae Jepsen has gifted us with an E•MO•TION B-sides collection made up of 8 songs that didn’t make the cut on the album. Speaking as a true stan, it’s clear why some of these may have been left behind, but it’s … More »
Katy Perry’s new single “Rise” already sounded weirdly similar to a Purity Ring song; it had that downbeat, suffocating synth sound to it. It’s pretty cool that somebody noticed. Today, Perry released a new EP of “Rise” remixes, and one of them comes from Purity Ring themselves. The songs fits beautifully into Purity Ring’s … More »
As the 2016 presidential campaign enters its final months, Billboard asked rocker Melissa Etheridge; bachata singer Prince Royce; Jeff Jampol, who…
It’s no secret that Barbra Streisand is #WithHer. But on Thursday night the music icon took a step toward healing a divided nation by doing some…
Love is not love without rock music, and rock music is not rock music without love.
From the ’60s to the ’80s and beyond, sweet romance has…
The inside of my nose smells like South Park, and I’m worried it will never go away.
If you weren’t following the Olympics—which saturated all media—too closely, by now you probably know about Nosulus Rift, a bizarre odor-VR product created for Ubisoft’s latest South Park game by Paris agency Buzzman and its product arm, Productman, which launched in June.
Some background: The game, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, will be released in December, so it’s deep in promotions period. Demos are already circulating at conferences like Paris Games Week and Gamescom in Cologne, Germany.
In the story, all your favorite South Park characters have formed a superhero squad, and you’re the new kid, trying to fit in. You are also blessed with a unique superpower—magical farts, which enable you to fight enemies, piss off Cartman … and also travel in time.
Enter the Nosulus Rift, Productman’s first-ever product.
In our Week In Pop column yesterday, we looked at the extended shelf life of the modern pop star by way of Britney Spears, and last night Spears demonstrated her staying power by participating in an episode of James Corden’s crazy popular Carpool Karaoke late-night segment. Corden and Spears drove around Los Angeles and … More »
A year ago, Car Seat Headrest mastermind Will Toledo was a mysterious bedroom-popper throwing album after album up on Bandcamp. Things change. Just in the past couple of weeks, Car Seat Headrest — now a band rather than a one-man project — have been introduced onstage by Warren Buffet and made their late-night TV … More »
Carly Rae Jepsen celebrated the one-year anniversary of her E•mo•tion album by releasing the eight-track Emotion Side B EP on…
Hamilton Leithauser and Rostam Batmanglij are putting out their first collaborative album, I Had A Dream That You Were Mine, next month, and today they’ve shared another song from it — this one’s a shuffling, yearning, oldies-inspired doo-wop number called “When The Truth Is…,” and it follows on the heels of “A 1000 Times,” … More »