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Lady Miss Kier & Deee-Lite Say Vote Baby Vote

Look what I found! 100% PURE YES! Can we talk about the hours I spent in front of MTV waiting for this Rock the Vote clip to come on back in the day? Anyway, today is gonna get even better … Continue reading

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R.I.P. R.E.M. / W.W.K.L.S. (What Would Kurt Loder Say?)

Wow. Mixed feelings regarding the pride of Athens Georgia aka R.E.M.‘s announcement today that the band is, well, disbanding. Tapping out after 31 years. Here’s the statement from the guys: “To our Fans and Friends: As R.E.M., and as lifelong … Continue reading

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Young the Giant Go For Broke at the VMAs!

Get More: 2011 VMA, Music, Young The Giant Rob Sheffield of Rolling Stone summed it up best – Young the Giant‘s performance of “My Body” at the VMA‘s was totally like last year’s Arcade Fire appearance. The band had a … Continue reading

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Beyonc√© Isn’t The First Diva To Reveal Her Pregnancy At A Live Performance

Exhibit M-I-A! She came out on stage at the Diesel xXx 30th Anniversary Party in Brooklyn in October of 2008 (which was simulcast around the world) in a miniskirt and lots of swagger. I’ve never seen so many photo bloggers … Continue reading

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New WAVVES (News)

Weird- we were just wondering on air what WAVVES was up to of late, and BOOM here’s an update: First off, congratulations to Nathan – he’s been tapped as the guest composer for MTV‘s new show I Just Want My … Continue reading

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VML Playlist 8-1-11

Well today was interesting that’s for sure! Halfway through the show I got news that as of tomorrow the Hotel Chelsea would no longer be accepting guests, and my jaw fell on the ground. So much rock’n’roll and pop culture … Continue reading

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Happy 30th Birthday to MTV!

First off, thanks to the wonderful people behind Hard Candy Blog who tipped us off to the celebration. I kind of got emotional just thinking about it. I mean, would I be doing this job if I hadn’t seen MTV … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Thurston Moore!

Here’s hoping by now you all have Thurston Moore‘s new solo album Demolished Thoughts which is out now on Matador. To celebrate his birthday I thought we’d post a clip of him guest hosting MTV’s 120 Minutes back in the … Continue reading

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Lykke Li Does MTV’s Unplugged

With so much new music around, every time I stumble upon an artist with a unique sound (The Presets, Sleigh Bells, and Theophilus London to name a few) I get really excited. I mean, it’s hard to be an original … Continue reading

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Remember To Vote For The mtvU Breaking Woodie Award!

It’s not too late! You can still take part in the mtvU Woodie Awards. Cast your vote for a Breaking Artist Woodie here up through March 16th. The nominees are Dev, Local Natives, Two Door Cinema Club, WAVVES, and a … Continue reading

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