See also "MTV Video Music Awards 2012's Big Winners and Even Bigger Losers."
Last night, America's pop culture elite came together in Los Angeles to celebrate almost 30 years of Moonmen. It was the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards, and it coulda been worse.
For one, Chris Brown and Drake didn't ... More >>
You know why non-EDM fans don't take DJing seriously as an art form? It's because celebrities keep ruining everything.
When shit went digital in the mid 2000s, it was the coolest thing to happen since Grandmaster Flash figured how to scratch. And consequently, DJing became more popular, experimenta ... More >>
March with Penguin Prison.When Chris Glover (AKA Penguin Prison) tells us that he's never ever been to Miami, we are a bit shocked.Never?"Never."Considering the 305's unofficial status as the sixth borough, we tell him he's probably the only New Yorker who's never stepped foot in our swampy water ... More >>
Can you believe there is no Zo's Summer Groove block party this year?
At least, y'all gonna get to discover a "Woman's Worth," chill with "My Boo," and slip into an "Empire State of Mind" at Saturday night's benefit dinner and gala.
That's right ... Soul-pop diva, 14-time Grammy winner, and Sw ... More >>
NOW That's What I Call Pop Appeal!If you're the kind of weirdo who still owns a "compact disc player," then you're probably also the kind of weirdo who still listens to "commercial pop radio." Well, amazing news for you! We're giving away two new CDs from the ubiquitous NOW compilation series.
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Photo by wireimage.com via grammy.comCee Lo acid puppets = Fun!Did you waste three hours of your life watching the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards last night? Well, congrats ... You got almost 15 minutes of genuine entertainment out of the deal.
For one, Bieber took a beating at the hands of Best ... More >>
Photo by Derick GOver the past year since releasing his strip club friendly "Peek-A-Boo" in 2009, Jigg has been working on his High Grade project, which is rumored to be a mixtape, then later confirmed to be an album packed with original material. The Liberty City native has received a great resp ... More >>
Let's make one thing perfectly clear: Alejandro Sanz is the man. Know how Juanes holds that records for most Latin Grammys? Guess who held that title just before him.They didn't just hand those to over to him be because they dug his distinguished salt-and-pepper looks. The Spanish singer also hap ... More >>
We love music awards season this year, largely thanks to Twitter -- the real-time discussion and dissection of the county's pop-stars makes for an entertaining way to spend a few hours "working." (Plus, some of you all on our Twitter feed, at @Crossfade_SFL, are hilarious).Anyways, we glued ourselve ... More >>
DJ Induce is no stranger to the local music scene ... in fact, he is the scene. Having started his burgeoning DJ career well over ten years ago, Induce (a.k.a. Ryan Smith) has DJed for anyone and everyone, in every night and day club, selecting records varied and vast, from EPMD to Metallica.Ind ... More >>
via myspaceFridayAdmit it. The last art fair you went to was almost four months ago. Get back on the horse. Go see Arteamericas, 40 galleries under one roof. It'll be like the Mall of Americas, but with paintings in place of halter tops.King Britt, dance music extraordinaire and one time DJ for D ... More >>
Slip-N-Slide Records-- Trina is gearing up for her new album Amazin' to hit stores on May 4th. With appearances by Keri Hilson, Diddy, Nicki Minaj, Flo Rida, Lady GaGa, Monica, and others
Trina is set to continue her reign as one of the most successful female rappers
in hip-hop. With Amazin', ... More >>
Locally born and bred songstress Karina Iglesias has got more soul than a sock with a hole -- one listen to her music gives that away. Songs from the singer-songwriter's repertoire traverse R&B, funk, and beyond, while remaining smooth but down to earth. Her sultry, throaty vocal style easily na ... More >>
seems like the international EDM talent is just pouring in at the
Electric Pickle lately, to the point where the artist bookings are
coming in pairs and even triples each night (see last week's disco/house/techno three-way with Sunshine Jones, Pete Herbert and Benno Blome).
Needless to say, this ... More >>
You got to hand it to a girl like Brooke Hogan. The official reasoning behind her family's decision to enter the reality TV fray with Hogan Knows Best was that it would help promote Brooke's burgeoning singing career. Fast forward four years, and three seasons past the fame, and her brothe ... More >>
Imagine if cyberspace had existed when Andy Warhol was alive. He would have been a vlogger, I'm sure. This one is for you Andy! The entire video below was made with my one-and-only Prunk Phone (my friends call it a "ghetto iPhone").
"Drunk" Ken recently called Rollins on the Prunk Phone, ... More >>