Nearly one year has gone by since our first list of Top 10 Famous Vegans caused an outright internet vegan-type revolution. Well, not really. But plenty of readers didn't shy away from outrightly hating or loving the list, so we thought we'd catalog a few more for 2012. The obligatory public figures ... More >>
The El Rey
Better than... chasing girls and cocaine through the backrooms of the world all night.
Dan Bejar (the frontman and only permanent member of Destroyer) tosses out albums at a regular clip with sprawling pop songwriting, guitar hooks to spare, and arch lyrics about lust, ... More >>
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Song: Hot Chelle Rae's "I Like It Like That," featuring New Boyz
History:"I Like It Like That" is the second single from Hot Chelle Rae's sophomore album, Whate ... More >>
Better than... Sitting in your cubicle on a Monday afternoon
It's always surreal entering a dark rock club in the middle of the day, but it's even more bizarre when you find yourself standing next to a Beatle and Katy Perry's ex while most people are sitting at th ... More >>
See also: Wherein We Hilariously Predict Katy Perry's 2012
It was a sad day in indieville yesterday as actress/singer Zooey Deschanel officially filed for divorce from Death Cab For Cutie's Ben Gibbard. Though the two had been rumored to be on the rocks for some time, fans held out hope that the du ... More >>
Two thousand eleven was a year of peaks and valleys for Katy Perry; she made a run at pop supremacy, performed at huge venues for tiny fans, and made gobs of money. Unfortunately, half of that could go to Russell Brand, who filed for divorce at the end of the year. (They're not believed to have a pr ... More >>
Ben WesthoffToddla T comes into a room with the movement and energy of Russell Brand, hair akimbo, limbs constantly in motion. The 26-year-old Sheffield native producer -- whose real name is Thomas Bell -- also talks in a similarly manic, slang-riddled accent. In town to perform at Dim Mak S ... More >>
When we first heard that Christopher Cross and Kenny Loggins will have two separate shows this Friday, Sept 16 in the Los Angeles area -- Cross in Newport Beach and Loggins in Santa Clarita -- our immediate response was, "Which one is Michael McDonald gonna be at?!"
Now, we don't know if the ... More >>
LA is famous for a lot of things, but perhaps nothing says Hollywood magic quite like the ubiquitous, desperate quest to stay young forever and ever and ever. Think you're above it? Live east of Alameda for a 2 years and you'll be staring emptily into every mirror you see, desperately trying to perf ... More >>
Sawf NewsPorn star Joslyn James was a tall whiskey-Cola to "sex addict" Tiger WoodsIn a puzzling new contradiction to stale married life as we know it, therapists have found that many humans enjoy sex.
Lots of it.
New centers and counselors for sex-addiction therapy are popping up this yea ... More >>
The imaged that launched a thousand lunches towards the bottom of the toilet: Rockglockcock in all his glory
The wonderful Lisa Carver has tracked down naked Internet gun enthusiast Rockglockcock, the model for one of the most meme-tastic photos that tends to illustrate many heated arguments ... More >>
Jack JohnsonSurf's up, and so is Jack Johnson's domination of the saleable-sappy-soft-surf singer-songwriter market. The 35-year-old Hawaiian feel-gooder's new album is called "To the Sea" (perhaps you've heard the cloying single "You and Your Heart"), out next week, and that's where Johnson ... More >>