RIP Jake Phelps
The longtime 'Thrasher' editor dedicated his life to skateboarding, and it won't be the same without him.
Pete Shelley's Solo Career is Worth Shouting About as Much as The Buzzcocks
From club banger "Homosapien" to the doomy and disco-y “I Surrender”, his 80s electro output is long overdue a revaluation.
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Roger, the Ripped-as-all-Hell Kangaroo, Has Died
Roger, a kangaroo who rose to global fame due to his incredible physicality, has died. He was 12.
Native New Yorkers Reflect on the Death of the 'Village Voice'
America's most famous alt-weekly is officially shutting down.
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Saying Goodbye to Aretha Franklin
We celebrate the queen of soul, and the impact she had on our music and culture.
Aretha Franklin, an Unparalleled Singer and American Icon, Dies at 76
The Queen of Soul, whose career spanned six decades, died on Thursday morning.
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Richard Swift, Indie Polymath, Dead at 41
The indie artist and multi-instrumentalist had recently been hospitalized.
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Avicii Will Live Forever As An EDM Legend
The Swedish DJ and producer, who died at the age of 28, struggled in the spotlight, but his influence on EDM and its culture is permanent.
The Late, Great John Mahoney Was Frasier's Father, and Yours Too
A tribute to the man we all know as Martin Crane.
Don't Mourn For Hugh Hefner
The media has painted the Playboy founder as a grandfather figure with naughty past. It needs to stop.
10 Thoughts on Holger Czukay, the Cosmic Dad Jokester of Krautrock, Who Is Dead Now
The 79-year-old co-founded the legendary German art-rock group Can, who produced some of the most influential music of the 70s and 80s.
RIP George Romero, Inventor of the Zombie Movie
The director of the 'Night of the Living Dead' franchise has died age 77.