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Trendy Coffee Shops Are Ripping Off Millions of Dollars from Indie Musicians

Attention, baristas: Blasting your 'Psychedelic Wednesday' playlist over your cafe's speakers is actually lowkey ripping off your favorite bands.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.17.18
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KoЯn Makes Artisanal Nü Metal Coffee Now, Get Used to It

The 00s-angst-rock Beatles have also partnered up to release branded wares at Umami Burger and Urban Outfitters.
Luke Winkie
10.10.18
Music

This Video of Iggy Pop Eating a Burger is the Anti-ASMR You Didn't Know You Needed

Has anyone ever eaten fast food this methodically?
Hannah Keyser
8.16.18
Music

The Food References In The Sexy Cow Song, Ranked

"Moo!" is about being a cow that wants to auto-cannibalize, and maybe so much more.
Hannah Keyser
8.13.18
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Meet TRAPPIST, a Grindcore Band Dedicating Its Music and Message Entirely to Craft Beer

"There’s 40,000 grind bands out there who have entire albums where every song is about either zombies or gore... At least beer is fucking real."
Beth Demmon
8.3.18
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Meet the Jelloman, the Iconic Jell-O Shot Entrepreneur of Philly's Indie Rock Scene

"I put in seven pounds of powder and four handles of vodka into each one. It's like the Jell-O soup kitchen."
Luke Winkie
7.20.18
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Ruby Tuesday Files $2 Million Lawsuit Against 'Penniless' Australian Rock Band

Apparently, in claiming its copyright, Ruby Tuesday is not deterred by the fact that the chain itself took its name from a Rolling Stones song.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.11.18
in memoriam: anthony bourdain

Anthony Bourdain Took Food Media from Proper to Punk

Bourdain saw in food what the Stooges and the Ramones saw in music: that it could be an outlet for misfits.
Luke Winkie
6.11.18
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NOFX Loses Beer Partnership with Stone Brewing After Vegas Shooting Remarks

The punk band collaborated with Stone for its Punk in Drublic craft beer and music festival, but the brewery is 'immediately dissociating itself.'
Jelisa Castrodale
5.31.18
Music

What to Cook While Listening to Guy Fieri's New Cookout Playlist on Spotify

It's 71 songs, nearly four hours, of pure Fieri fanfare. We'll bring the food.
Hilary Pollack
5.25.18
Music

Fleetwood Mac-Themed Bar Opens in Chicago

The Stevie Nicks-worshipping pop-up involves edible glitter, decorative palmistry hands, activated charcoal, and like, magic and stuff.
Hilary Pollack
5.23.18
Music

DJ Khaled's Vodka-Spiked Cereal on Snapchat May Have Violated Federal Laws

We thought you said not to play yourself!!!
Jelisa Castrodale
4.11.18