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We’re Digging: Fantasia: Music Evolved

Fantasia: Music Evolved is the atmospheric adventure that’s been making a splash at E3, PAX, and around the web this year: Harmonix, the developers responsible for bringing your rock star… more

Where Are the Wars? Ben Schwartz and Michael Giacchino’s STAR WARS Imperial March Update

Well, why NOT redo the Imperial March for the new Star Wars chapters? Okay, I can think of several reasons, but Ben Schwartz, who you know as Jean-Ralphio on Parks… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

The Legacy Music Hour Bonus: Brent Weinbach VGM Dance Mix Vol. 3

The Legacy Music Hour presents Brent Weinbach’s third installment of continuous dance party music comprised of only 8-bit and 16-bit era video game music.  No remixes, no covers, no adaptations… more

Lost Moon Radio Invades NerdMelt This Thursday

Coming this Thursday to the Nerdist Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles is Lost Moon Radio, a sketch comedy/music act that has been making the Los Angeles comedy… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Cuushe – Sort of Light

I really… more

Jonah Raydio #36: …Like Episode

We are back with Season 2 of Jonah Raydio!  This is an amazing episode with amazing stories from our guest Chris Holmes, a long time friend and successful disc jockey (… more

The Legacy Music Hour #150: Free Play 15 (Live)

For the 150th anniversary, The Legacy Music Hour records live.  Jordan Morris, Andrew DeWitt, Jerry Rocha, and some LMH users join in and listen to 8-bit and 16-bit era video… more

Nerdist Podcast: Tegan and Sara

Tegan and Sara come on the show to talk about their years of opening for bands before they made it on their own, the science of “selling out,” and what… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Mons Montis – “Swept”

I knew right away I was going to like this Swedish synth-pop trio: 1. Their name is a third declension Latin noun that reminds me that I was once a… more

The Legacy Music Hour #149: Horse Racing and Fishing Games

Horses and fish are the focus of Episode 149.  That is, horse racing games and fishing games, two marginalized types of video games, though more popular in Japan.  Two topics,… more

Watch “The Fox”, Norway’s Most Balls-Trippingly Insane Music Video

“What the actual fuck, Norway?” Those are the words the rang out in our offices after the entire Nerdist editorial staff gathered around my laptop to watch “The Fox”, a… more

Your Epic Photo For Today: Ian McKellen Joins One Direction

Happy Labor Day, everyone. You’re welcome. “You don’t know you’re Magneto. Oh, oh, oh. And that’s what makes you Magneto”. ———- The best photo of all time, courtesy of Jack… more

Nerdist Podcast: Neko Case

Neko Case had such a good time on the Nerdist, she didn’t want to leave! She and Matt find out they have a lot in common, and Neko talks about… more

STAR TREK Meets Miley Cyrus

Oh, heck, it’s a long holiday weekend. So, here’s AriesHeadFilms’ mashup depicting the Enterprise crew’s reaction to Miley Cyrus’ performance at the VMAs. It’s a week after the fact, but… more

Music Geek Track(s) Of The Week: Remix Edition!

Hello summer bunnies! The end is finally here. It’s Labor Day, which unofficially means this summer is over. OVER. I’m sorry. Though we must endure the end of Summer Fridays,… more

The Legacy Music Hour #148: Experimental Music 2

Weird music is the focus of Episode 148.  The kind of stuff one might hear on a “new music” radio program.  Brent is joined by listener Michael, and together they… more

Nerdist Podcast: The National

Matt Berninger of The National invites Chris and Matt into his home to talk about what bands the internet pairs with The National, deciding what to wear onstage, and the… more

The Schraders React To Miley Cyrus

Inevitable: Someone (YouTube user Sam Barnett) took the clip of Miley Cyrus at the MTV Video Music Awards and put it on Hank and Marie Schrader’s TV in the scene… more

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost Sing Get Lucky

Because The World’s End is in theaters and we’re suckers for anything Simon Pegg and Nick Frost do, here they are from an appearance on 95.8 Capital FM in… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Chris Malinchak – So Into You

I was really torn about the track of the week this week because so much good music came out all at once and I have been playing catch-up with my… more

A New Trailer For the Coen Brothers’ INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS

There’s a new trailer for the highly-anticipated Coen Brothers movie Inside Llewyn Davis, with more new footage of the tale of a folksinger in early 1960′s Greenwich Village, and it… more

The Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy, Megamix Style

At the end of the Comic-Con panel for The World’s End, instead of clips from the movie, a megamix created by the highly skilled Mike Relm with clips from all… more

The JV Club #75: Sara Watkins

Episode 75′s conversation provides guest Sara Watkins with innumerable ideas for songs yet-to-be-composed, including tiny horses and boogie boards. Listen to the Watkins Family Hour Podcast on the Nerdist Podcast Network!… more