Bradley Cooper Films ‘A Star Is Born’ Scene At Glastonbury; Johnny Depp Makes Encore Appearance

Bradley Cooper Films ‘A Star Is Born’ Scene At Glastonbury; Johnny Depp Makes Encore Appearance

You might have heard an A-list Hollywood actor who moonlights as a guitarist got in some hot water onstage at England’s Glastonbury Festival on Thursday. Well, another hit the boards tonight, though there was no apology necessary for Bradley Cooper’s onstage appearance. The Oscar nominee was there to film a scene for A Star Is Born, the Warner Bros remake due he’s doing with Lady Gaga that’s out in September 2018. Cooper strapped on an electric guitar and “performed”…Read full story

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Tesla may launch its own music streaming service because, well, why not

Tesla may launch its own music streaming service because, well, why not

Why dip your toes into the plebeian pool of music streaming services when you can have your own private aural sauna? That appears to be the question Tesla is asking, with reports suggesting the electric car company is exploring launching a music streaming service for its vehicles. That’s right, it looks like Tesla just might fancy its customers a bit too hifalutin’ for the likes of Spotify or Apple Music.  SEE ALSO: Tesla’s Model X gets the first perfect SUV crash rating The details, as reported by Recode, are light….

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The Unapologetic Coolness of ‘Baby Driver’ and Car Karaoke

The Unapologetic Coolness of ‘Baby Driver’ and Car Karaoke

By Jacob Oller Vehicular singing continues a great tradition of human/machine interaction. James Corden can suck it, Edgar Wright is the king of car karaoke. Baby Driver is the culmination of every daydreamer’s music video fantasies, the car radio thrumming in the heartbeat of an action scene and every measure as epic as your imagination promised. The heist movie focuses on the getaway driver played by Ansel Elgort who effectively stars in a series of music videos over the course of the film. Elgort’s character, Baby, suffers from tinnitus and…

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Google Doodle lets you tap into your inner digital composer

Google Doodle lets you tap into your inner digital composer

Feel like making some music today? Google’s here to help you out with that. Today’s interactive Google Doodle honors filmmaker and artist Oskar Fischinger on his 117th birthday. The influential German was best known for mixing the worlds of abstract motion graphics and animation with music, working in Hollywood on movies and on his own intricate animations and paintings.  Image: google/screenshot You’ll be able to create your own tunes with the Doodle — it’s an addictive, soothing experience once you get the hang of it.  SEE ALSO: Type ‘spinner’ into…

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Sean Parker has left Spotify’s board; Padmasree Warrior, Thomas Staggs join in lead up to IPO

Sean Parker has left Spotify’s board; Padmasree Warrior, Thomas Staggs join in lead up to IPO

 As Spotify inches its way to a public listing, the streaming music company — which now has 140 million users — has made some significant changes to its board of directors. Sean Parker, the early supporter and investor who once founded digital music service Napster and helped usher Facebook into the world, has left Spotify’s board of directors, along with Klaus Hommels,… Read More Read full story

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After 8 years, Owl City finally explains that weird lyric in ‘Fireflies’

After 8 years, Owl City finally explains that weird lyric in ‘Fireflies’

If you were alive in the early 2010s chances are you’ve heard of the synth-pop song “Fireflies” by Owl City. The song is both annoyingly catchy and ridiculously cute, yet there’s one lyric that has perplexed even the most brilliant of minds for almost a decade. SEE ALSO: Miley Cyrus lets Google Translate feed her very wrong lyrics to pop songs “‘Cause I’d get a thousand hugs/ From 10,000 lightning bugs” If the logistics of this statement have kept you baffled for the past eight years, then we have good…

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