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Neko Case, Parquet Courts, Sudan Archives to Perform at Kurt Vonnegut Festival

Neko Case, Parquet Courts, Sudan Archives to Perform at Kurt Vonnegut Festival
  • Neko Case, Parquet Courts, Sudan Archives to Perform at Kurt Vonnegut Festival FWC: Neko Case, Parquet Courts, Sudan Archives to Perform at Kurt Vonnegut Festival

    Author Dave Eggers will give the keynote address at the annual Granfalloon: A Kurt Vonnegut Convergence

  • Review: ‘The Upside,’ with Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston, is a downside for all involved FWC: Review: ‘The Upside,’ with Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston, is a downside for all involved

    If you’re in the mood for an upbeat comedy about an interracial friendship, a bit of reassurance that a white man and a black man can find common ground, you are fortunate — if that’s the word — to have at least two options available to you. Golden Globe wins and a string of escalating controversies…

  • Shlohmo announces new album, shares artwork FWC: Shlohmo announces new album, shares artwork

    WeDidIt Collective‘s head honcho Shlohmo is as elusive as he is prolific. Though an album was hinted at in 2018, the new year has come and fans have not seen a full length project from the producer since 2015’s acclaimed Dark Red. However, the wait seems to be coming to a close as the Shlohmo has shared the title, release date, and…

  • Google shareholder sues board, alleging cover-up of sexual misconduct claims FWC: Google shareholder sues board, alleging cover-up of sexual misconduct claims

    When Google was revealed to have paid large severance packages to executives accused of sexual misconduct, outrage swelled, criticism piled on and employees stopped working and walked out of their offices. Months later, the company is still dealing with the repercussions. A shareholder on Thursday…

  • Davis authorities search for suspect in officer-involved shooting FWC: Davis authorities search for suspect in officer-involved shooting

    Authorities in Davis, Calif., are searching for a suspect in an officer-involved shooting, according to UC Davis police. The shooting occurred about 7 p.m. Thursday in downtown Davis, said Andy Fell, public information officer for the university’s police department. An officer was taken to UC Davis…

  • FWC: John 5 Says New ROB ZOMBIE Album Is “Better Than WHITE ZOMBIE Anything”

    For real? The post John 5 Says New ROB ZOMBIE Album Is “Better Than WHITE ZOMBIE Anything” appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Friday's rain will be the start of a wet week in L.A. FWC: Friday’s rain will be the start of a wet week in L.A.

    Southern Californians should keep an umbrella and a jacket handy for the next week or so. Light rain is expected to hit Los Angeles County beginning Friday night and continue through Saturday morning, according to the National Weather Service in Oxnard, with the potential for scattered showers…

  • Illenium branches out into the punk rock universe with new spin on Angels & Airwaves hit ‘The Adventure’ FWC: Illenium branches out into the punk rock universe with new spin on Angels & Airwaves hit ‘The Adventure’

    Illenium never falls short when it comes to a consistent output of singles and remixes. The latest remix to join his rolodex is his take on Angels &Airwaves’ “The Adventure.” The remix has been released via Proximity, and it racked up more than 50,000 plays in its first 24 hours on the YouTube channel. Illenium’s choice to remix this particular track…

  • College basketball roundup: No. 2 Michigan beats Illinois 79-69 to improve to 16-0 FWC: College basketball roundup: No. 2 Michigan beats Illinois 79-69 to improve to 16-0

    Zavier Simpson scored 16 points, Ignas Brazdeikis had 15 and No. 2 Michigan beat Illinois 79-69 on Thursday night to improve to 16-0. Michigan (4-0 Big Ten) and Virginia are the only unbeaten teams in the country. The Wolverines jumped to a 7-0 lead and easily held off the overmatched Illinois…

  • On the border in Texas, residents have a message for Trump: There is no crisis FWC: On the border in Texas, residents have a message for Trump: There is no crisis

    The Rio Grande Valley had a message for President Trump and the Republican lawmakers who visited Thursday: Dire warnings about a crisis on the border are bad for business. “There’s this fallacy that the border is not secure,” Eddie Trevino, the top official in Cameron County, told Texas’ U.S. senators,…

  • New Music: Bhad Bhabie feat. Tory Lanez – ‘Babyface Savage’ FWC: New Music: Bhad Bhabie feat. Tory Lanez – ‘Babyface Savage’

    Bhad Bhabie heads into 2019 with a new grill and new music. After collaborating with YG, Ty Dolla $ign, and Lil Baby on her mixtape 15, Danielle Bregoli links up with Tory Lanez on her new single “Babyface Savage.” The 15-year-old rapper shows her growth while delivering some rapid-fire rhymes. “Drop a lil’ check, everybody lit / Drop a lil’…

  • UCLA battles back for an improbable road win over Oregon FWC: UCLA battles back for an improbable road win over Oregon

    Jaylen Hands joyfully leaped into the air, his kinetic energy plunging into Chris Smith. Just one flying body bump didn’t seem sufficient given the circumstances, so Hands went airborne again a few moments later and smashed into David Singleton. As their UCLA teammates bounced into the tunnel leading…