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84th Oscars

Ninety-seven scores from eligible feature-length motion pictures are in contention for nominations in the Original Score category for the 84th Academy Awards®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today.

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Random screenshots from Edward Scissorhands’s famous scene “Avon Calling!”

Amy Winehouse

There are occasions where work compiled and cleaned up after an artist’s passing have given us, the fans, something like a sense of closure.

Jim Jones Revue, Herve Coutin Photos and the Band Itself 1

Jim Jones Revue is an English garage rock band that embodies a faded glory of the genre’s classic past. Herve Coutin, a Paris photographer, works his magic, capturing the band’s most primal energy frame by frame.


For decades Nas has been proving his talents as one of the greatest rappers alive – a living legend that outshines even the most popular titans of the genre today. From his first verse on the 1992 track “Live at the BBQ” to his plans for an upcoming 2012 album, we take a look back at the career that continues to reshape the rap game as the world sees it.

Lady Gaga to Be Honored With Google Inc. at 'Trevor Live' at the Hollywood Palladium

The Trevor Project will honor Lady Gaga with the Trevor Hero Award and Google Inc. with the Trevor 2020 Award during “Trevor Live” at the Hollywood Palladium.

William featuring Mick Jagger
Duran Duran Girl Panic

What makes this video special is that the supermodels become Duran Duran, with Simon Le Bon portrayed by Naomi, herself.

Mint Julep
The Maine

These Arizona rockers will be closing out 2011 with their third studio album titled “Pioneer” on December 6th.

Joseph Altuzarra CFDA

As could be expected from such a fete, the crowd pedigree was top-tier, with designers, industry insiders, models and the young Hollywood starlets all making the rounds, schmoozing between drinks and the chicken pot-pie main course (nice touch CVFF).

Fatboy Slim & Riva Starr collaboration ft. Beardyman

Electronic music dynamo, Riva Starr teams up with music icon, Fatboy Slim and famed beat boxer, Beardyman for tongue in cheek club banger, ‘Get Naked’, out December 19th on Moshi Moshi Records.

San Francisco

North America’s premier cinemaquatic event, the San Francisco Ocean Film Festival, is casting out a call for entries to its ninth annual festival, March 8 –11, 2012.

Ellie Goulding

Recording artist Ellie Goulding will release a live physical EP, entitled Live at Amoeba, exclusively through independent retailers on November 25th, on Record Store Day, also known as Black Friday.

Kenneth Cole

In an effort to continue global expansion of the brand, Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc. and Reliance Brands Limited, announced today that they have signed a licensing agreement in India for retail and premium wholesale distribution.

Scarlett Johansson Promotes Moet

The Film and Television Luminary will Meet and Toast with Fans in Houston and Los Angeles

Mazzy Star

Mazzy Star are set to release a new single on their own Rhymes Of An Hour Records on October 31st digitally with a limited edition 7-inch vinyl to follow. The Californian duo comprising of Hope Sandoval and David Roback, will perform a string of live shows in early 2012. A full album of brand new material will follow.


Having recently released their debut album ‘Lights Out’ to widespread critical acclaim, it is with great excitement that Big Deal unveil details of their new single Distant Neighborhood, out on Mute on 5 December 2011.

Frank Sinatra

For the first time, Frank Sinatra’s greatest recordings for Capitol Records and his own Reprise Records have been gathered for one stellar collection. Sinatra: Best of the Best will be released in single-disc and deluxe 2CD packages on November 15, with insightful track notes written by Frank Sinatra Jr. Both configurations will also be available for download from all major digital providers.


Beginning today, iTunes are exclusively streaming one song from Coldplay’s upcoming album Mylo Xyloto, each day leading up to the album’s release on October 24th.

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Russell James had this idea after seeing what his good friend Donna Karan from Urban Zen had done with her tabletop designs in haiti.


Check out Mint Julep’s new video for their track ‘Aviary’. Mint Julep is the husband-and-wife team of Keith and Hollie Kenniff;

Michael Jackson

The “Michael Jackson Forever Tribute Concert” will be held in Wales this Saturday, and although the Black Eyed Peas appeared on the roster, they have pulled out due to “unavoidable circumstances.”

Frederique Constant

Frédérique Constant continues to push the boundaries of watch making further. Through its in-house movements the brand displays an exceptional level of sophistication and a drive to innovate in the field of technical know-how and movement production.

Skylar Grey

Our editors caught up with the Wisconsin native to learn more about her creative process, the effects of her pop music on the world and how she got one-on-one time with Marilyn Manson.