COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Baker’s Dozen Countdown (5/10/14): Ray LaMontagne breaks the Black Keys’ Fever

Ray LaMontagne’s Supernova breaks the Black Keys’ three-week Fever streak at number one in this week’s Spectrum countdown. Coldplay’s Magic makes a comeback at number three, but Boy & Bear falls down to number four. Hozier’s Take Me To Church … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, TV

Two and a Half Men’s Jon Cryer talks Charlie Sheen, Ashton Kutcher, and stalkerazzi run-ins

Eleven seasons in, Two and a Half Men is still getting laughs. But it had quite a dramatic moment there in season 8 during the whole Charlie Sheen departure–dramatic at least for the cast. His co-star, Jon Cryer, recently stopped by the … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MOVIES, TV

“I had eyebrows coming down to my cheekbones,” Christina Applegate gets candid on OutQ

Whether you know her as Veronica Corningstone from the hilarious Anchorman movies or as the title role in the 2005 revival of Sweet Charity, you have to admit that Christina Applegate is bawse. Applegate recently stopped by OutQ to talk about … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

Starset finally turns the tables in the Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown (5/3/14)

In this week’s Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown, Starset’s My Demons makes an impressive jump to the number one spot, knocking Gemini Syndrome’s Stardust down to number two and Like a Storm’s Love the Way You Hate Me to number three … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

Future, Drake + Rich Homie Quan back for more in Hip-Hop Nation’s Music Meeting Top 10 Countdown (5/3/14)

In this week’s Music Meeting Top 10, Future/Pharrell/Pusha T/Casino’s Move That Dope is still running things at number one. Drake’s Trophies hangs tight at number two, and Rich Homie Quan/Problem’s Walk Thru follows suit at number three. YG/Drake/The Game’s Who … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, ROCK

Kyng crowned again in this week’s LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (5/5/14)

For the third week in a row, Kyng’s Burn the Serum takes the top spot in Liquid Metal’s Devil’s Dozen countdown. Whitechapel’s The Saw Is The Law hangs tight at number two, and Killer Be Killed’s Face Down is up … Continued

BOOKS, ENTERTAINMENT, TV

From hard copy to small screen: Author Charlaine Harris talks True Blood

True Blood binge watchers may be familiar with the sultry Sookie Stackhouse, but author Charlaine Harris’ avid readers have been sinking their teeth into Sookie’s stories since way before vampires became mainstream. Harris recently stopped by the Frank DeCaro Show … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

No “maybe” about calling Blondie in the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: May 2, 1980

Before Carly Rae Jepsen, there was Blondie (and music still on MTV…) – and there was no “Maybe” about giving them a call. Call Me tops this week’s Big 40 Countdown, which takes us back to May 1980. Christopher Cross’s … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Damon Albarn, Pixies + Tune-Yards top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/5/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play takes the number one spot from Jack White’s Lazaretto, which falls to number four. Pixies’ Greens and Blues makes an impressive jump to number two, as does the Tune-Yards’ … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, TV

What TV shows does Kiefer Sutherland a.k.a. Jack Bauer binge-watch?

Jack Bauer is back, badass, and… a binge TV watcher? Well, Kiefer Sutherland certainly is. Sutherland recently stopped by SiriusXM to talk about his not-so-incognito life as an actor and the premiere of 24: Live Another Day. The half as … Continued