The AV Club has a fun article about great albums with unfortunately designed album covers. Thought maybe on this Friday afternoon it'd be fun open up the discussion to our little neck of the Internet. So let's hear it, what album do you love listening to but hate looking at?
Blake Solomon on 05/29/15 - 12:46 PM
In today's "inexplicable news" category, Pitchfork points out that Chance the Rapper joined Panic! At The Disco on stage last night to act as some kind of hypeman for the band during "I Write Sins Not Tragedies." Watch a video of the performance in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 03/09/15 - 05:28 AM
Rob Scallon's video showing how "one note is all you need" to br00tally rock out is pretty great. It's in the replies.
Jason Tate on 02/09/15 - 11:43 AM
Plenty of people say our genre of music (whatever that even is anymore) all sounds the same, but one dude proved that popular "country" music is actually the same song over and over and over again. Head to the replies to hear the mash-up featuring such acts as Florida Georgia Line, Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton.
Blake Solomon on 01/09/15 - 09:01 AM
What happens when two grown men play Slayer on instruments made for children? Amazingness? Check the replies for the video.
Jason Tate on 01/06/15 - 12:50 PM
Martha Stewart's website shows how to throw a "punk rock" Halloween party for your kids!

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Jason Tate on 10/31/14 - 07:57 AM
You will not be able to unsee this. Happy Friday everyone, hope you have a great weekend.
Jason Tate on 10/17/14 - 01:33 PM
Run the Jewels' sophomore album RTJ2 came with a preorder package that promised the album would be remixed entirely with cat noises if it was reached. A fan started a kickstarter to reach the $40,000 price tage, and El-P promised to follow through with the project if it was reached, with the proceeds going to charity. Now, Zola Jesus, Danny Brown's in-house producer Skywlkr, and Just Blaze have all promised to contribute production as well. Additionally, Just Blaze will release all the drum kits he used between 2001 and 2005 for free if the goal is reached.
Ryan Dennehy on 10/08/14 - 09:45 AM
In the truly breathtaking vein of our very own Paul Tao's Who Is Arcade Fire?, there is now a dedicated tumblr to the question our nation's teens, tweens and grandparents have been asking for days: Who Is U2?
Blake Solomon on 09/15/14 - 07:54 PM
Ever think guitarists make some funny faces while they're jamming out a killer solo? So does this hero named Michael who started Slug Solos. If you can't already tell what the site is, he's replaced guitars with giant slugs and the outcome is hilarious.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/17/14 - 04:46 PM
Buzzfeed has a "then and now" gallery of the pop-punk heartthrobs.
Jason Tate on 08/06/14 - 11:08 AM
Guys, emboldened by a podcast that answers the "why is this news?" question, I'm going full Friday ... hit the replies to see a video compilation of every single time Samuel L. Jackson utters "motherfucker" in his movies.
Jason Tate on 08/01/14 - 10:19 AM
TMZ has a video of DMX going nuts while riding a slingshot attraction at an amusement park. The man is apparently incapable of controlling his trademark grunts, and it is amazing.
Ryan Dennehy on 07/29/14 - 01:43 PM
Remember that time people thought Steven Spielberg killed a real dinosaur? Happy Friday everyone.
Jason Tate on 07/11/14 - 10:27 AM
Pup, much like Brand New, are also a fan of merch that depicts pissing on wires. While quite funny, as friend of the site Rob Dobi points out, all the images are from this public-domain collection.
Jason Tate on 07/10/14 - 12:00 PM
Jason Tate on 07/10/14 - 11:24 AM
Since it's officially Monday on the east coast, I can't think of a better way to start the week. We're all products of the social media age, so we know what it's like to be bombarded with concert invites, band spam and unrealistic expectations from local bands. Jump to the replies to watch a hilarious video that pretty much sums up most of our lives working in the music industy.
Keagan Ilvonen on 07/06/14 - 09:47 PM
Dr. David Glowacki, a leading US scientist and research fellow at the Royal Society in London, was booted from the Bristol Old Vic after he tried to crowdsurf during Handel's "Messiah."
Dr Glowacki has attacked the decision to force him to leave the concert by saying: ‘Classical music, trying to seem cool and less stuffy, reeks of some sort of fossilised art form undergoing a midlife crisis.’
Jason Tate on 06/23/14 - 12:53 PM
Baseball is a proud sport, one with almost unlimited tradition and the sport that, perhaps, is most dear to America's heart. 50 Cent's ceremonial first pitch at last night's New York Mets vs. Pittsburgh Pirates game was neither proud nor traditional, but the Internet will hold it dear to its heart for many moons to come. Put blankly, you couldn't throw a baseball this poorly if you tried your hardest. It's in the replies, of course, where these sorts of things belong.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/28/14 - 06:55 AM
The most generic, cheesiest pop-punk song ever has been written ... and shockingly it's not by Real Friends! Instead, it's by Sunrise Skater Kids, the joke band from Jarrod Alonge. Hit the replies to hear "Pop Punk Pizza Party."
Jason Tate on 05/21/14 - 09:57 AM
Low budget beasts is my favorite thing today.
Jason Tate on 05/19/14 - 11:06 AM
Check the replies to see the Saturday Night Live sketch about EDM that Deadmau5 is sure to complain about soon.
Jason Tate on 05/18/14 - 12:24 PM
Ok, not really - but the two did have some fun on twitter yesterday, with Regis poking fun at Raekwon's nickname of "the Chef" with #DownWithTheWu. Then Rae asked "Uncle Regis" for a turkey burger. I like to imagine a world where these two have the highest rated morning talk show in the country.
Ryan Dennehy on 05/07/14 - 11:26 AM
Avril Lavigne's fans in Brazil paid the equivalent of about $360 USD to take pictures with the singer at arm's length. They were apparently explicitly instructed to not touch Avril. Check out the results in the replies, because man oh man are they hilariously, delightfully awkward.
Ryan Dennehy on 05/03/14 - 12:58 PM
Jason Tate on 05/01/14 - 03:30 PM
Following Drake's "incident" last week the Toronto Raptors distributed 1,200 free OVO/Drake-branded lint rollers during game five of their playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets last night. Life has begun to parody itself and I'm not sure how I feel about it.
Ryan Dennehy on 05/01/14 - 07:33 AM
Last night during the NBA playoff game between the Raptors and the Nets, Drake was spotted by TV cameras lint rolling his pants while sitting courtside.
Jason Tate on 04/23/14 - 07:01 AM
Next time you're wondering, "hey, is today burrito day?" -- this website has you covered.
Jason Tate on 04/18/14 - 11:59 AM
Fuck it ... I'm posting weird shit on the homepage too. What happens when you show little kids a Walkman? Hilarity happens. Check the replies.

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Jason Tate on 04/15/14 - 01:42 PM
What do the Beatles' "Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da," the Baha Men's "Who Let The Dogs Out" and Nickelback's "Rockstar" all have in common? They are all music songs and they are all on this page. Please, let us discuss in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/15/14 - 01:22 PM
Ok, not really ... but Drake did appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live for a special segment of "I Witness News." He dons a beard and wig before taking to the street to talk to people about, you guessed it, Drake. He accuses himself of peeing in Baby Gap and refusing to acknowledge white sports players at the Espys, which he's hosting later this year. Full video is in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 04/11/14 - 10:44 AM
To complete Beyoncé's aggressive cultural takeover, there is now a soundboard based on her self-titled album from last year. It's flawless.
Ryan Dennehy on 02/25/14 - 07:21 AM
Jimmy Kimmel sent a crew to Coachella and interviewed concert goers. The set up was the interviewer fabricating band names and see how the people would react. Watch the hilarity in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 04/23/13 - 09:21 AM
Since this has been submitted by a ton of you, I thought I'd post it. Someone decided to mash-up Nine Inch Nails' "Head Like a Hole" with Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe." The end result is "Call Me a Hole," which you can stream in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 03/06/13 - 09:47 AM
12 years ago, Aaron Carter "beat" NBA Legend Shaquille O' Neal. Watch the "rematch" in the replies.
Jake Denning on 03/06/13 - 01:12 AM
Have you ever wanted your favorite Blink 182 song remixed? Or how about someone to comb your girlfriend's hair? Dillon Francis is here to save the day. He has updated his merch store with some pretty funny options.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 11:02 AM
This has absolutely nothing to do with music (but hey, neither does Kesha and we post about her) -- but it's my site and I feel like sharing the elevator prank video that would make me shit my pants and probably punch a child in makeup. It's in the replies.
Jason Tate on 11/29/12 - 02:59 PM
What happens when you combine your favorite indie bands with the world of basketball? Well, you get one of the best tumblr sites in recent memory: Indie Basketball.
Drew Beringer on 10/17/12 - 01:33 PM
Ever wondered what your favorite rap album covers would look like with Aziz Ansari's face photoshopped into them? You haven't? Why? It's great!
Blake Solomon on 08/06/12 - 02:32 PM
Will.i.am from the Black Eyed Peas recently confessed that he can't sing very well and he relies on autotune.
From the ArticleThe rapper, writer and producer added: “I like staying in the studio. The computer allows me to make music, sing it myself, and not wait around for a singer to come along and sing the songs. “The computer allows me to execute a lot of my ideas at the speed that I think them so that’s why I lean to the autotune.”

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Thomas Nassiff on 05/25/12 - 06:13 AM
Okay, at the risk of this not being news ... it's making the rounds on the Internet, so we have to share. Head to the replies to check out an old TV advertisement from the '90s for a compilation CD (or cassette!!!) simply titled PUNK. It features, of course, bands like Men At Work, INXS, Huey Lewis and The News, The Knack, Romantics, and Toni Basil ... of course. This is a must-watch.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/16/12 - 03:56 PM
An optometrist is warning that "swooping haircuts" may just end up leading to eye problems.
From The ArticleMr Hogan said a curtain of hair over one eye could actually act like an eyepatch, limiting the eye's access to both sunlight and sensory stimulation. He said recent research had shown a lack of direct sunlight resulted in short sightedness.
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Jason Tate on 05/14/12 - 09:56 AM
We have an amusing, yet, accurate picture on our Facebook page right now. So why not bring it on our actual site, right? Head to the replies and join the fun by making your own AP.net version of... donuts!
Lueda Alia on 02/06/12 - 06:30 PM
It's safe to say that "Cooking with Skrillex" is the internet at its best.
Jason Tate on 01/23/12 - 10:06 AM
Head to the replies to watch Mixtapes demoing a song called "Axl Rose" for their 2012 full-length. The record will be titled Life Of A Jughead.
Thomas Nassiff on 12/15/11 - 07:58 PM

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