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Paste Magazine

Watch the Sequel to The Sexiest Elbows in Rock Music with Michael Shannon, Jeff Tweedy and More
Paste Magazine
Ahead of the release of Split Single's first album Fragmented World in 2014, the band's sole permanent member Jason Narducy released a documentary about the unending sexual objectification his elbows have faced in the music industry. The video is a ...


UPROXX

Rock Music Is Being Declared Dead After Beyonce Nabbed A Rock Grammy Nomination
UPROXX
Beyonce confirmed her status as Queen Bey Tuesday morning by shaking up the music world with her history-making Grammy nominations. The incomparable virtuoso nabbed a total of nine nods for her culture-shifting Lemonade album, making her the most ...
Grammy nominations 2017: Beyoncé and R&B artists shine while rock suffersThe Guardian
Grammys Set Beyonce-Adele Showdown as Voters Embrace Pop Over Rock in Top CategoriesHollywood Reporter
Music World Is Confused With Beyonce's Grammy Nomination For RockThe Interrobang
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Loudwire

Dee Snider Pays Tribute to Standing Rock in 'So What' Video
Loudwire
Dee Snider's fight against censorship is ever-ongoing and the music video for 'So What' offers a documentarian view on the Standing Rock protest.

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Alternative Press

7 awesome light shows to rock music that will make you feel festive
Alternative Press
Nothing says the holidays quite like syncing up your Christmas lights to the sounds of rock music. So to get you in the spirit—and maybe inspire you for your own decorations—we've gathered up some of the coolest light shows. Watch the videos below ...


Paste Magazine

The Grammys Still Have a Rock (and Race) Problem
Paste Magazine
It won't shock anyone to suggest that The Grammys have long been disconnected from rock music. In the '90s, rock nominees included iconic, heavily influential acts like PJ Harvey, Hole, Ryan Adams, Garbage, R.E.M. (and yes, old faithfuls like Tom Petty ...

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CBS News

A collision of quilting and rock music
CBS News
Faith Salie introduces us to the work of a music-loving artist on what you might call the FRINGE: “I like this machine,” said quilter Ben Venom, “because once it gets going, I liken it to shooting a machine gun. When it's at full throttle, like R-R-R-R ...


Page Six

Photographer taps rock icons for music video fundraiser
Page Six
Rock photographer Bob Gruen — famed for shooting John Lennon and countless other icons — has directed a new music video for the tune “We Are Not Afraid,” Page Six has learned. The song by Nigerian singer Majek Fashek is part of a campaign to raise ...


The Rock Has Officially Conquered The Music World As Well
UPROXX
Is there anything that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson can't do? The man has proven himself to be a champion in the wrestling arena, smashed box office records, and has one of the most inspiring Instagrams out there, not to mention recently being crowned ...


The Quint

Rock Music to Religion: Junaid Jamshed's Journey Ends In Air Crash
The Quint
Famous singer and fashion designer-turned-Islamic preacher Junaid Jamshed was on board the ill-fated Islamabad-bound flight that crashed in Abbottabad district on Wednesday. His presence on the flight along with 46 others was confirmed by his brother.

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New York Times

Rock Lives: This Season's Pop Music Biographies and Memoirs
New York Times
When Brian Wilson was young, another kid cracked him upside the head with a lead pipe. He was rendered almost entirely deaf in his right ear. When people talked to him, he would turn his left side toward them, “like I was tuning a radio station.” And ...

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