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Nerdist News: JURASSIC WORLD Updates, FLASH GORDON Reboot, and Google Time-Travel!

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Music Geek Track of the Day: Sigur Ros Goes GAME OF THRONES with ‘The Rains of Castamere’

After spending the last 72 hours immersed in the crazy music-and-dancing-filled desert Thunderdome that is Coachella, I was hard-pressed not to choose one of the phenomenal acts I saw over… more

Relive Coachella, Weekend 1 with JBL’s INDIO BINGO

What year is it? Do I have a great bushy beard? Who is the president? Or, dare I say, the space president? These were but a few of the questions… 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
 

Director Carlos Saldanha Talks RIO 2

Rio 2, starring Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, George Lopez, and Jemaine Clement, hit theaters this weekend and for fans of the first, it certainly won’t disappoint. All of the favorite… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Player’s Ball’ by OutKast

For the first time in about eight years, Big Boi and Andre 3000 will be performing together as OutKast (Brian Walton’s favorite Coachella band) tonight at everyone’s favorite music festival… more

Stream Coachella All Weekend Long With Nerdist!

Nerds! Coachella is upon us, and the Nerdist team is currently in Indio, checking out some of our favorite bands, lounging on comfortable beanbags, and committing to other rigorous activities… more
 

Terrified #37: Anthony Raneri

Anthony Raneri is the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for pop punk band Bayside.  He and Dave talk the artistic process, and all types of fears of failure.  They also… more

Nerdist News WTFridays: GAME OF THRONES LEGO and More!

What it do, friends?! Friday’s here, so it’s time to chuck caution to the wind and get crazy on some Nerdist News WTFridays! There’s no end to strange delights in… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: Arcade Fire Cover Blondie’s ‘Heart Of Glass’

I am very happy right now. Arcade Fire has started covering Blondie’s 1978 new wave/disco smash “Heart of Glass”  on their Reflektor tour, and now I have a legitimate… more
 

Make the Most of Coachella 2014 with JBL’s INDIO BINGO!

Let’s be honest: apart from the endless cavalcade of big name musical acts, one of the best reasons to go to Coachella is the people-watching. One of my favorite days… more

POKEMON BLACK/WHITE Soundtrack Now On iTunes

It’s time to venture back to the popular Pokémon-filled region of Unova, ears first. The Pokemon Company has just released Pokémon Black & Pokémon White: Super… more

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘You’ by Galantis

In honor of Coachella coming up this weekend, it seemed appropriate to post about one of the bands we’re most excited about seeing… a band that has yet to really… more
 

Join JBL and Nerdist All Weekend Long at Coachella!

It’s that time of year again! No, not the build-up to North Carolina’s annual Halifax Day celebration, silly — it’s Coachella season, and this time Nerdist is going to be… more

Anne Hathaway and Jimmy Fallon Put a Broadway Spin On Rap Songs

Jimmy Fallon’s brought a lot of personality to The Tonight Show, and the musical additions are my favorite. You never know what you’ll see, and to demonstrate that point, Fallon… more

Music Geek Tracks Of The Day: ‘Pool’ and ‘Center’ by Quarterbacks

Disclaimer: Prepare to roll your eyes at the hipster-y post below. Just remember, it’s possible for them to get stuck that way, so I suggest keeping an open mind and… more
 

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘I Think I Like You’ by Siren

NEW BAND MONDAY! No, it’s not a typical Monday ritual here at Nerdist, but the new band Siren’s track, I Think I Like You, was too good to… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Cool DJ Mix’ by Ryan Hemsworth

Alright, so I am sorta-maybe cheating with this track of the day, but I am 100 percent sure that it is worth it and that you will enjoy. This week,… more

M.I.A. and Janelle Monae Performed Together Last Night Via Hologram

Last night, April 3, Janelle Monae and M.I.A. shared stages in both Los Angeles and New York simultaneously, because holograms. According to a press release via Pitchfork, the… more
 

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘Repeat Pleasure’ by How To Dress Well

How To Dress Well is slipping away from music to which you’d drift to sleep, exploring a new, slightly upbeat territory. Tom Krell, the artist behind the name, managed to… more

Carnegie Hall Ensemble Performs 43 Cartoon Theme Songs in Five Minutes

Prep your ears for a walk through your childhood. Check out this video of the Carnegie Hall Ensemble Orchestra as they perform 43 cartoon theme songs in five minutes. From… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘The Glam’ by Sauna

Sauna are a Denver-based foursome who make bright garage pop that is currently making me very curious about the underground rock scene around the Rockies. The group is backed by… more
 

Chewin’ It #54: Matt and Tom Berninger

Matt Berninger (front man for The National) and Tom Berninger (director/star of the new doc Mistaken for Strangers) join Kevin and Steve for a two-on-two chew! They talk about… more

The Flaming Lips Made A Companion Piece To Pink Floyd’s DARK SIDE OF THE MOON. April Fool’s?

Whoa. Seriously? Hard to say, but… maybe. In what appears to be an elaborate April Fool’s prank coordinated with Funny Or Die this past weekend, Wayne Coyne and and the… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Salad Days’ by Mac DeMarco

Since last I wrote about Mac DeMarco back in 2012, he has become indie rock’s class clown and valedictorian. On his most recent album Salad Days, out today, his gap-toothed… more