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  • Jay Z Has Pulled Most of His Albums Off Spotify and Apple Music

    Jay Z Has Pulled Most of His Albums Off Spotify and Apple Music

    For a while at least, it appeared that Jay Z was not interested in playing hardball with the streaming services that stand in opposition to his own service Tidal. But fans have recently noticed that much of the artist’s work is nowhere to be found on both Spotify and Apple Music. As I write this, […]

  • ‘Sense8′ Season 2 Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Sense8′ Season 2 Gets Trailer (Video)

    I make no claim at TV scholarship, but in my opinion one of the best TV shows going right now is Sense8, the octo-utopian science-fiction action soap opera from the creators of The Matrix. The last we saw the show’s band of clustered sensates (a phrase that makes, uh, sense if you’ve seen the show) […]

  • ‘Dinner with Don': Talk Show by Late Comedian Don Rickles (Video)

    ‘Dinner with Don': Talk Show by Late Comedian Don Rickles (Video)

    Yesterday saw the passing of legendary comedian and insult maestro Don Rickles. Don was famous for performing well into his old age, and as it turns out the folks at AARP—who apparently didn’t hold it against Don that he never retired—gave him a TV show where he talked with a variety of famous guests over […]

  • American Cherry Pie Frappuccino: Starbucks Drink Has Piecrust Lid

    American Cherry Pie Frappuccino: Starbucks Drink Has Piecrust Lid

    If you’ve been in a Japanese Starbucks location recently, you may have been surprised to see a thick slice of Americana on the menu: The American Cherry Pie Frappuccino, a pink cherry-flavored concoction that comes with a (probably) delicious lid made out of piecrust. The American Cherry Pie Frappuccino isn’t just a chance for Starbucks […]

  • YouTube TV: YouTube Rolls Out Support for Live TV (Video)

    YouTube TV: YouTube Rolls Out Support for Live TV (Video)

    I haven’t had cable for a few years, and one of the things I miss the most is being able to watch live TV.  Livestreams online just don’t have the same excitement as good old-fashioned live television programming. Which might be one reason YouTube is getting into the live TV business with a new subscription […]

  • Wax & Jackson Record Tote Bag

    Wax & Jackson Record Tote Bag

    There was a time when carrying a record bag marked you as a member of the musical underground, shunned from professional society and cursed to roam the Earth in search of the perfect beat. Today, though, we have the Wax & Jackson Record Tote Bag, which gives you a way to lug records and various […]