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Rock Me, Ameowadeus! Keyboard Cat Plays Off Oscar Night By

Fresh off his star turn playing “Locked Out Of Heaven” on Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl half-time show, Keyboard Cat is now the star of another major televised event, the Academy...

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The Best ‘Portlandia’ Musician Cameos Ever By

A longer version of this article first appeared on Yahoo Music. IFC’s sleeper-hit sketch comedy show Portlandia, helmed by punk musician-turned SNL cast member-turned-Seth Meyers bandleader Fred Armisen and Sleater-Kinney/Wild...

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Surviving Randy Jackson’s ‘Idol’ Workshop: 4 Lessons I Learned From the Dawg By

Randy Jackson may no longer be a judge on “American Idol,” but the Dawg is still in the house this season, albeit in a mentoring role. With the show now...

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The ’80s Called…And They Said This Radio Shack Commercial Is Awesome By

There were exactly three reasons to watch the Super Bowl this weekend: Bruno Mars’s explosive-as-a-grenade halftime show, Joe Namath’s seemingly Macklemore-inspired coat, and Radio Shack’s totally rad, ’80s-inspired commercial. (Please note,...

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So Weird Al Was On ‘My Little Pony’ This Morning By

Move over, Andrew WK. You may have spoken at a My Little Pony convention, bizarrely, but there’s a new super-duper brony in Ponyville: Weird Al Yankovic, whose friendship truly is...

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Come On Get Unhappy: Reuben Kincaid Has Died By

Everything I learned about band management and the music biz, I learned from Reuben Kincaid, the long-suffering Svengali of beloved ’70s sitcom band the Partridge Family. Reuben never got to...

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Introducing…Gagalera! Xtina & Gaga Are The ‘Voice’ Finale’s True Winners By

So on last night’s The Voice Season 5 finale, Jamaican powerhouse Tessanne Chin won. Congrats, Tessanne. A much-deserved victory, indeed. But Ms. Chin was completely upstaged by two other mega-divas last...

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TMTH: ‘Idol’ Alum Danny Noriega To Compete On ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’! By

A longer version of this article first appeared on Yahoo Music. As American Idol‘s Danny Noriega might say, this is almost TMTH (too much to handle). The wild Season 7...

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Miley’s Cat-tastic Performance Wins The AMAs, The Internet, Life By

A longer version of this article first appeared on Yahoo Music. When it comes to the American Music Awards, let’s face it: It’s all about the performances. And this year’s...

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I Still Think Cal Worthington Was Saying ‘Pussycow’ By

For nearly three decades, used-auto impresario Cal Worthington (who died today at age 92, R.I.P.) and his “dog Spot” ruled the L.A. airwaves with a series of low-budget, instant-classic, straight-to-UHF commercials....

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