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    September 6, 2011

    Kanye West At the Call Of Duty XP Last Saturday

    Idolator​Kanye WestSeptember 3, 2011The Stages At Playa Vista, Los AngelesIt's common knowledge at big-name concerts that a headlining act will, almost always, never show up on time. Even if you arrive late, you will still reach the venue a good half hour before the performer themselves (guaran ... More >>

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    February 21, 2011

    Little Boy Somehow Makes Burlesque More Disturbing

    ​Let me say that this video is not only disturbing, but hilarious. I don't (often) watch little boys dressed in drag, but this is quite a sight to see. Decked out in red lipstick, fishnets and a tight leotard with handprints on the bosom (just like his idol, Christina Aguilera) this kid knows how ... More >>

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    December 2, 2010

    Three Products Ke$ha's Selling in the 'We R Who We R' Video

    [via Idolator]​Ke$ha's new video is set in an gritty, urban, '80s Mad Max glitter fest where people are partying and drinking all night long. Obviously, dirty isn't the most unusual part of Ke$ha's aesthetic, but random product placement in videos are a new thing (at least for her). See if you'll ... More >>

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    November 11, 2010

    Watch Kanye West Get Emotional on the 'Today Show'

    ​Yesterday, Kanye West  tweeted his frustration against the NBC's 'Today Show,' where he said Matt Lauer tried to force his answers during the (then unaired) segment. Lauer had asked West for a reaction to George W. Bush's statement that West's claim that he was racist during Hurricane Katr ... More >>

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    January 28, 2009

    Daily Coachella Update: Still No Lineup, but There is a Fake One

    It's getting to the point where the idea of the Coachella lineup is actually more appealing than whatever the eventual Coachella lineup will be, even if the actual lineup is really impressive. It's like Spock said, "having is not such a pleasing thing as wanting."So yeah, still no official Coachella ... More >>

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    February 14, 2008
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    January 28, 2008

    The 2007 Idolator Critics Poll

    Two irrefutable facts about music critics: they have opinions about the shit they've heard over the course of a year and they're ever so lovable. Okay, maybe one irrefutable fact. Anyway, music blog Idolator has tabulated the results of nearly 500 music scribes for its second annual critics poll, ... More >>

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    December 21, 2007

    The Worst Things in Music This Year

    Freelancer Ben Westhoff (you may recognize the name from "The Efron Scandal") posted this provocative list on our sister paper Pitch Weekly's blog. We reprint it here because this is a time of giving (said the atheist). By BEN WESTHOFF 1. Worst Album: Arcade Fire, Neon Bible This cerebral garbag ... More >>

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    December 18, 2007

    “The Efron Scandal” Gets Internet's Panties in a Bunch

    Wayne and Zac: brothers from other mothers, fo' sheezy. Have you read Ben Westhoff's “The Efron Scandal” feature yet in this week's OC Weekly? Dozens of thousands of 'net surfers have (enough—30,000 and counting—to crash our site, temporarily). Among those readers are those who work for ver ... More >>

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    November 15, 2007

    10 Crucial Music Websites

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