Drew Schwartz

best of the 2010s

A Eulogy for the Mix CD, the Best Way to Tell Someone 'I Like You'

Mix CDs have been innovated out of existence, but nothing has managed to replace how meaningful it was to make and receive them.
Drew Schwartz
11.17.19
Film

Joker Used a Song by Convicted Pedophile Gary Glitter in One of Its Biggest Scenes

He's currently serving a 16-year prison sentence for abusing three young girls.
Drew Schwartz
10.7.19
Film

Joaquin Phoenix's Profanity-Laden 'Joker' Outtake Was a Hoax

After footage of Phoenix cussing out a cinematographer on set made the rounds, his publicist revealed the whole thing was fake.
Drew Schwartz
10.3.19
New music

Kanye West's 'Yandhi' Wound Up on iTunes as a Bunch of Ringtones, Somehow

Nine 26-second snippets from the album mysteriously surfaced on iTunes more than a year after the record was supposed to drop.
Drew Schwartz
10.2.19
Film

Joaquin Phoenix Won't Talk About the Ties Between 'Joker' and White Terrorism

He walked out of an interview after a reporter asked him whether the movie might inspire real-life acts of violence.
Drew Schwartz
9.24.19
New music

Listen to The Beatles Botch an Early, Unreleased Recording of 'Come Together'

The sneak preview is one of 23 outtakes and demos from an upcoming reissue of 'Abbey Road,' out on the 27th of September.
Drew Schwartz
9.21.19
News

Creed's Scott Stapp Is a Baseball Dad Who Vapes Now

The lead singer has apparently gone from an unhinged rock star to a responsible father who loves coaching Little League.
Drew Schwartz
9.19.19
News

Rick Ross Got Extremely High With Bon Iver and Had No Idea Who He Was

"This hippy motherfucker ended up being Justin Vernon of the band Bon Iver."
Drew Schwartz
9.12.19
News

Exclusive: Documents Reveal Strange Details About Cancelled Woodstock 50

VICE obtained the festival's official set times, a list of banned items and massive bills for Narcan and porta-potties.
Drew Schwartz
8.28.19
Celebrity

Please God Make It Stop

No, no, no no no no no no NO.
Drew Schwartz
8.22.19
Film

The New James Bond Movie Has a Name So Dumb It's Actually Incredible

It's called 'No Time to Die,' as in, "Sorry, I can't die right now – I'm too busy."
Drew Schwartz
8.21.19
Film

Watch the Trailer for the Obamas' First Netflix Project, 'American Factory'

The documentary about a Chinese-owned factory in the Rust Belt is already drumming up Oscar buzz.
Drew Schwartz
8.15.19
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