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NFL Washington Team Still Without a Name into 2021

Washinton has been eagerly awaiting the new name for their home football team, and now they can expect to wait for even longer. Currently known as The Washington Football Team, team President Jason Wright said that the time-consuming process that comes with an entire NFL team rebrand will be unlikely for the 2021 season.  :: Insert upset crying emoji here::...

Jay-Z’s ‘The Black Album’ has been mashed up with Smashing Pumpkins

2020 just got weirder, if that’s even possible.  Jay-Z‘s 2003 LP, “The Black Album” was just mashed up with a bunch of Smashing Pumpkins songs for a brand new album titled, “Marcy Projects and the Infinite Sadness.”  The album was produced by Spose, and uses Jay-Z’s vocals over Smashing Pumpkins instrumentals.  While the album title alludes to the SP 1995...

Follow up to 2020 Billboard Music Awards: Winners

The 2020 Billboard Music Awards took place last night.  The one true and clear winner was Post Malone who was not only the most nominated artist, but he was also the big winner, taking home nine awards in all including Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top Streaming Artist and tons more.  Billie Eilish didn’t do too shabby either taking home...

2020 Billboard Music Awards Happen Tonight!

The 2020 Billboard Music Awards happen tonight exclusively on NBC, live from the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. Kelly Clarkson returns for her second year as host, and as a performer. Tons of superstar acts will perform, including, BTS, Alicia Keys and Bad Bunny, Demi Lovato, Post Malone and plenty more!. Viewers can look forward to Clarkson opening the show...

YouTube Music and NIVA Announce SOSFest to Help Independent Venues

YouTube Music and the National Independent Venues Association (NIVA) just announced a live-streamed #SOSFest to benefit many independent venues across the United States who are struggling to stay afloat during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The virtual music festival will happen between October 16—18 and will be hosted by Reggie Watts.  It will feature performances by tons of amazing performers like Brittany...

Big Boi Headlines “Big Night Out” Pod Festival in Atlanta

Is this the new normal of outdoor concerts? Big Boi, Moon Taxi and Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Markus King Trio and Futurebirds will be performing at the “Big Night Out” three-day outdoor festival at Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Park Oct. 23-25.  It will feature a pod-based setup to ensure social distancing. “Welcome to the new normal of responsible live music,” the...

Is Full Super Bowl Going to Happen This Season?

As one of the states with the least restrictions, Florida governor Ron DeSantis (R) is pushing to reopen the state and wants a full Super Bowl in Tampa.  He has followed through with his promise to push the state into phase three of its reopening during the coronavirus pandemic.  He wants all bars and restaurants to open at a minimum...

MLB Confirms Fans for NLCS, World Series at Globe Life Field

Great news Baseball fans!  The MLB just announced that a limited number of tickets will be available for the postseason at Arlington’s Globe Life Field.  They will be hosting the NLCS and the World Series.  Commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed that plans were in the works for this deal last week, but only confirmed Wednesday, Texas Rangers owner Ray David said, “I...

Drive-By Truckers Announce New Music to be Released this Friday!

Another group not to waste time this pandemic is the band Drive By Truckers who just announced that they will be releasing their SECOND album of 2020.  The new album is titled “The New OK” and will be dropped digitally this Friday, Oct 2 via ATO.  The physical album will be released on Dec. 18. The band’s first album of...

Tame Impala Announces 2021 Rescheduled Tour Dates

Like all other live entertainment in this dumpster fire of a year, Tame Impala was forced to postpone his North American tour due to the pandemic.  Thankfully, he has just now announced his rescheduled tour dates for 2021 to support his latest album “The Slow Rush”.   The new tour will kick off late July and continue through mid-October.  Fans can...