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Sexy Selfie: Rich White Ladies Getting Glammed Up 

These ladies are bubbling under but not for long. Rich White Ladies have been making a racket on the pop scene for the past year with their songs "Wimbledon" and "White Power Perm." They confuse some fans, all the while thrilling others. They are bubbling under, but that's a "not for long" status,

Lady Antebellum Team Up For Mortgage-Relief Sweeps 

A year of free-mortgage payments? Well, Lady A & Quicken Loans might make that happen via a sweepstakes. Country smash trio Lady Antebellum have teamed up with national mortgage lender Quicken Loans to give seven lucky fans the backstage experience of a lifetime and a year of relief from their

Watch Charming Liars' "Burn" Video 

From the rock band's forthcoming EP, the video for "Burn" was shot at night in a car. Wanna go cruising with Charming Liars… the band? Well, you can hop in the backseat with L.A.-based rock group, Charming Liars, for their video for their new single, "Burn." "Burn" will be featured on a forthcoming

Judas Priest Selling Their Own Coffee Blend 

Cream, sugar, Rob Halford, "Breaking the Law" and "Living After Midnight." All good things. Move the hell over, Starbucks, Saxbys and more! Two very awesome things can wake you up in the morning and they are heavy metal and a nice cup of strong, bold coffee, right? A blast of Judas Priest and a cup

Crowbar Are Touring—Three Reasons to Go! 

NOLA sludge merchants Crowbar are touring this spring and summer. If you've never seen 'em, go. If you've seen 'em already, go again! Here are three reasons why! The dates happen during the swampy, hot, muggy summer months. So it's fitting, since their music is sludgetacular. Metal makes

Tanya Tucker Is Touring 

Tanya Tucker, that sultry-voiced female vocalist behind such hits as "Strong Enough to Bend" and "I'll Come Back as Another Woman," is back. Like B-A-C-K. After a lengthy hiatus from the road, the legendary songstress is lacing up her boots, er, slipping on her cowboy or cowgirl boots, and hitting

Regram: Jason Aldean Hangs With Garth Brooks 

Jason Aldean is the king of bro country, which is a subgenre of country that caters to dudes and frat boys. But still, Aldean has earned the respect of his elders, so to speak, in terms of iconic country artists. Garth Brooks has espoused his fandom of Aldean, calling him "muscle country" but also