Coldplay's Tribute to the Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch

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Coldplay covered "Fight for Your Right to Party" at the Hollywood Bowl last week in honor of Adam Yauch's death. A nice sentiment, but what do we think of the aggressively Coldplay-stylized version, or the fact that the Beastie Boys publicly disowned the song and have long since stopped performing it live?

Why Ticketmaster Needs to Stick It

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Why Ticketmaster Needs to Stick It
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But! Though this will be old news to some, it still might not be too late to collect sweet refund justice for their exorbitant fees.

The Reanimated Corpse of Tupac Performs at Coachella 2012

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"Reanimated corpse" isn't entirely accurate. It's actually a hologram of the late, great West-coast rapper, which gave a surprise performance to finish off the first week of Coachella 2012. This proves that (a) industry executives can own your body as well as your soul, and (b) '90s nostalgia has gotten WAY out of hand.

Bill Nye the Science Guy LIVE and In Concert

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What better praise can there be for a tribute band than to have your band's inspiration come to one of your shows? Former PBS show host Bill Nye swung by a performance of Colorado band Bill Nye and the Science Guys. He danced, sang, and did everything but explain the greenhouse effect.