New Online Guitar Shops Bring the Boutique Experience Back to E-Commerce

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Once upon a time, the local guitar shop was more than just a place to buy musical instruments. It was the cultural hub of the musical community. Young kids came to take lessons from the graying owner with the David Lee Roth haircut, experienced musicians came to check bulletin boards for band tryouts, and broke [...]

Ryan Murphy Tweets New ‘Glee’ Promo

Glee (TV Series)

Glee show runner Ryan Murphy, in what’s becoming a common practice, tweeted the first Season 4 promo for the beloved Fox dramedy. “So exciting…Season Four, here we come!”   The clip, entitled “Time,” features a first glimpse of Kate Hudson as Rachel Berry’s (Lea Michele) hard-nosed NYADA instructor Cassandra July. After some quick Season 3 [...]

Music’s Biggest Artists Produce Anthems for Favorite NFL Teams


In an effort to promote their partnership and America’s favorite pastime, Pepsi and the National Football League have commissioned four of music’s most popular artists to write anthem’s for their hometown teams. Kelly Clarkson, Gym Class Heroes front man Travie McCoy, Ice Cube and Kid Rock  contributed tracks celebrating their favorite teams (the Dallas Cowboys, the New [...]

Elton John Refers to Madonna as a ‘Fairground Stripper’


Well, Elton John and Madonna are two pop stars that won’t be on each other’s Christmas card list this year. In an interview with Australia’s Channel 7, John reignited his long-standing feud with the Material Girl by unleashing a series of harsh insults apparently sparked by Madonna’s mistreatment of John’s friend Lady Gaga, who is [...]

Nick Jonas to be newest ‘American Idol’ judge?


Figuring out who will be the next judge hired for the mother of all singing competitions, American Idol, has transformed into a media circus. Even before Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler formally resigned their posts, the media was abuzz with reports that Idol executives were searching for new judges. Adam Lambert, a former Idol contestant, [...]

Ryan Murphy delivers ‘Glee’ful news

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Glee co-creator and show runner Ryan Murphy created a Twitter account yesterday and treated the show’s rabid fans to a deleted scene that featured Blaine (Darren Criss) and Kurt (Chris Colfer) exchanging Christmas gifts in a hallway at McKinley High. The previously unreleased scene was supposed to be shown in the show’s third season but [...]

Hans Zimmer Composes song for Aurora Shooting Victims


The Dark Knight Rises composer, Hans Zimmer, has written a song for the victims of the deadly Aurora, Colorado shooting at a midnight screen of the Batman flick. Zimmer took to Facebook to talk about the process of writing the song called “Aurora.”  ’Aurora’ is dedicated to those who lost their lives and were affected by [...]

‘Glee’ adds two new cast members


It looks like the cast of Glee is about to get a little bit bigger. Jacob Artist, who appeared in the Lifetime movie Blue Lagoon: The Awakening, has been cast as the half-brother to Puck (Mark Salling). In the premiere, Artist’s character will audition for a spot on the new directions. NYADA’s newest diva, Rachel [...]