Penny Lane’s new film explores the gap between diehard fans and critical elites.
It’s a moving story about immigration and assimilation, and one of the best movies of the year.
The members of Zeus fought for the freedom to be frikis. Then they joined the Castro government's official Agency of Rock.
Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, formerly owned by Martin Shkreli, was auctioned off by the government and bought by the blockchain/art enthusiasts at PleasrDAO.
Unearthed relics tell the story of the long-forgotten Harlem Cultural Festival, which featured the likes of Nina Simone, B.B. King, and Stevie Wonder.
He may have taken off the MAGA cap. But he's still finding a way to push people's buttons.
Forget Robin DiAngelo and White Fragility. Theory of Enchantment uses popular culture to make workplaces more inclusive and welcoming.
Chloe Valdary's Theory of Enchantment program uses Kendrick Lamar, Cheryl Strayed, and The Lion King to ease workplace racial tensions.
Around half a million Americans are stuck at any given time in pretrial detention, often because they can’t afford freedom.
Why postwar culture from Jack Kerouac to Andy Warhol to James Baldwin to Susan Sontag to Yoko Ono battled boundaries hemming them in.
"I chose to be that guy who didn't issue the apology," says Daniel Elder. "Things went from there and it wasn't good."
How Axl Rose reflected a country desperate but unwilling to move on from a worn-out postwar consensus on national identity, gender roles, and global hegemony.
A D.C. Blues Bar Ran a Mini-Vaccine Drive for Employees and Performers. Now Its Owner Wants the Right To Reopen.
Madam's Organ owner Bill Duggan says opening venues for the vaccinated would be a "win-win-win." Artists could perform, businesses could make money, and people would have one more reason to get their shot.
Songs like "Gun Totin' Patriot" and "We Outside" might be ridiculous, Trump-worshiping schlock, but their embrace of controversial themes breathes some rebelliousness back into rap.
D.C. City Council Considers Soundproofing Requirement for Residential Construction To Appease NIMBYs
The Harmonious Living Amendment Act improves on past proposals to fine street musicians. It still suffers from all the typical problems that come with top-down regulation.
Also: Cancel culture knives are out for The United States of Al. It doesn’t deserve them.
What we know about Holiday’s mistreatment is compelling enough without muddling her history.
Feel free to sing this!
Behemoth frontman Adam 'Nergal' Darski was fined $5,000 for a 2019 social media post that showed him stepping on an image of the Virgin Mary.
Alex Winter's new film celebrates the Rock Hall of Famer's individualism, anti-authoritarianism, and entrepreneurship.
The rock legend fought for free speech and self-expression in ways that appealed to dissidents in America and communist countries alike.
For a small production, it's a remarkable technical achievement.
'Political correctness has grown to become the unhappiest religion in the world.'
Nashville's Metro Council repeals the city's blanket ban on home businesses servicing customers onsite.
In the winding hills above Hollywood, musical history was made.
Little Richard helped make the United States a little more black, a little more queer, and a little more free.
"I would rather be remembered for writing something that was...offensive, than to be forgotten for writing something bloodless."
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The Press Coverage of Pinegrove's Comeback Proves That Discredited #MeToo Allegations Don't Wash Off
Evan Stevens Hall was essentially blackmailed by a would-be therapist. The media has hardly forgiven him.
"I've never been to school. I grew up homeschooled, stayed homeschooled, never was not homeschooled."