‘Red Riding Hood’ Howls Along With Shakira, Yeasayer And Daniel Merriweather

A new weekend is almost upon us, which means that there are a whole bunch of new titles hitting cinemas. A new adaptation of Charlotte Bronte’s classic novel “Jane Eyre” has arrived, this time with direction by Cary Fukunaga (“Sin Nombre”) and starring Mia Wasikowska (you know her better as Alice from Tim Burton’s “Alice… Read more »

Usher, Yeasayer And Kanye West: The Top 25 Songs Of 2010

The end of 2010 is almost upon us, which is why MTV News is rounding up the Top Songs of 2010. We had over two dozen MTV News staffers submit their own personal lists of their 25 favorite songs, and from those lists we derived a master list whose top 10 will be slowly rolling… Read more »

Yeasayer Celebrate Odd Blood With Psychedelic Dance Party

On Monday night, odd-job psych-rockers Yeasayer got Manhattan’s sold-out Bowery Ballroom bouncing in honor of the release of their sophomore record Odd Blood. The enthusiastic crowd enjoyed the sonic explorations and bigger beats the band chose for their new album and lost their minds during the record’s sure-fire hits “O.N.E.” and “Ambling Alp,” the former…

MTV News’ #MusicMonday: OK Go, R.E.M. And Yeasayer

Really, you should be listening to music every day, but thanks to Twitter, Monday has become the best day of the week to discover new songs, show some love to the tune currently dominating your iPod playlist and quietly judge the listening habits of your closest friends. Yes, it’s #MusicMonday, one of Twitter’s most enduring… Read more »

MTV News’ #MusicMonday: Snoop Dogg, Yeasayer And Beck

Really, you should be listening to music every day, but thanks to Twitter, Monday has become the best day of the week to discover new songs, show some love to the tune currently dominating your iPod playlist and quietly judge the listening habits of your closest friends. Yes, it’s #MusicMonday, one of Twitter’s most enduring… Read more »

Nicki Minaj, Jordin Sparks Add Sizzle To Summer Tours

By Vaughn Trudeau Schoonmaker Summer is the season when music’s biggest acts unleash hell on fans’ bank accounts by all touring at the same time. The summer of 2011 is no exception — but what makes it special is that many of the supporting acts this season are so big that tickets become a two-for-one… Read more »

Nicki Minaj, Battles And Suckers: The Top 25 Songs Of 2010

The end of 2010 is almost upon us, which is why MTV News is rounding up the Top Songs of 2010. We had over two dozen MTV News staffers submit their own personal lists of their 25 favorite songs, and from those lists we derived a master list whose top 10 will be slowly rolling… Read more »

Fantasia, Deerhunter And Janelle Monae: The Top 25 Songs Of 2010

The end of 2010 is almost upon us, which is why MTV News is rounding up the Top Songs of 2010. We had over two dozen MTV News staffers submit their own personal lists of their 25 favorite songs, and from those lists we derived a master list whose top 10 will be slowly rolling… Read more »

Kanye West, Drake And Chris Brown: The Top 25 Songs Of 2010

The end of 2010 is almost upon us, which is why MTV News is rounding up the Top Songs of 2010. We had over two dozen MTV News staffers submit their own personal lists of their 25 favorite songs, and from those lists we derived a master list whose top 10 will be slowly rolling… Read more »