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Nerdist News: Possible STAR TREK 3 Director, DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION Trailer, and Wooly Mammoths!

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Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Segel Have a Les Miserables ‘Confrontation’

When How I Met Your Mother stars Jason Segel and Neil Patrick Harris joined their cast members on a recent episode of Inside the Actor’s Studio, they probably weren’t expecting… more

There’s a GAME OF THRONES Parody Album and it Involves Rapping Tyrion Lannister

Considering how deadly serious the drama on HBO’s Game of Thrones is, we’re honestly surprised this hasn’t happened sooner. But the time for a musical parody album of the Westerosi… 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
 

Stream Architecture in Helsinki’s New Album, ‘NOW + 4EVA’

Everyone’s favorite Australian indie pop collective named after the capital of Finland is back! Continuing to expand upon their disco-inflected synth pop that has been making us groove since the… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 3/28/14: The Record Collector

Have you guys heard Future Islands yet? Have you? Just watching the dance moves of front man Samuel Herring are entrancing enough for you to be drawn into their dramatically… more

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘Someone’ by We Have Band

We have band! No, seriously We Have Band! The band, We Have Band, is what we have for you today! This single slipped right under our noses two months back… more
 

Terrified #35: Brendan Kelly

Brendan Kelly is the bassist/vocalist for famed punk band The Lawrence Arms.  He and Dave talked self-loathing, and self-loving, and dealing with self-loathing while raising children.  They also talked… more

Nerdist News WTFridays: Most PAINFUL Frozen Parody Ever!

Who’s ready to get casual-as-heck with another episode of Nerdist News WTFridays?! We’re all over the place on this week’s installment – from impressive, indie sci-fi shorts to a little… more

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘Money Won’t Pay’ By Bo En

Elevator music meets dance track meets ’80s sitcom intro meets Of Montreal meets bleep-bloops meets JAZZ HANDS… These are the things I gather from Bo En’s latest single, Money Wont… more
 

The National Gets The Documentary Treatment in MISTAKEN FOR STRANGERS

Tomorrow, on March 28, The National will make their cinematic debut with their documentary, Mistaken For Strangers. The film, which shares its name with the first single from their 2007… more

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘Stay With Me’ by Sam Smith

In honor of his upcoming SNL performance, I thought it was my duty to post this beautiful track Sam Smith dropped yesterday. He’s been called the Adele of 2014, and… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Childs Play’ by SZA, Featuring Chance The Rapper

Two of our favorite new artists of 2013–SZA and Chance The Rapper–have joined forces for the latest, extra-dreamy cut from SZA’s upcoming Z release, slated to drop on April 8th… more
 

Stream The Black Keys’ New Song, “Fever”

Ever since Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney let Danger Mouse into their lives on Attack & Release, The Black Keys have become undeniably funkier. The guitar riffs have become slinkier… more

Music Geek Track Of The Day: ‘Say You’ll Be There (Cover)’ by Mø

There is a gimmicky element musicians face when covering any ’90s girl-or-boy “band.” It can be seen as an attempt to go viral, which in any indie-rock case, goes against… more

Ravens from the Realm: Run, Mance Rayder, Run! Plus More GAME OF THRONES News

TWO WEEKS TO GO! That’s it, you guys — a mere fourteen days remain between you and the season four premiere of Game of Thrones. Are you ready? Can you hardly… more
 

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Boom’ by Le1f

Alright, everyone, it’s Friday and I think we all need a seriously bumpin’ hip-hop track to cleanse us of these past five days and prepare us for the various ratchet/… more

Nerdist News WTFridays: Hobbit/Michael Jackson Mash-Up

TGIWTFridays, friends! We’ve got everything your weird little hearts desire on today’s weird little episode, so let’s take a look, shall we? Get ready for giant cats, dancing cats, a… more

Jonah Raydio #54: Say Yes to the Episode

Adam ain’t here this week. BUT! Jeff Davis from Harmontown and Matt Gourley from Superego and James Bonding are! Also, Paul Bonanno shows up with his signature catchphrase and Neil… more
 

Music Geek Track of the Day: ‘Body Butter’ by Kevin Drew of Broken Social Scene

Broken Social Scene bandleader/architect Kevin Drew is back with his brand new album Darlings, a followup to 2007′s excellent Spirit If, which is full of sexually frank scenarios and… more

Nerdist Interviews Josh Groban at the MUPPETS MOST WANTED Premiere

Josh Groban is best known for his epic power ballads but if you’re like me, you know the singer from places like Jimmy Kimmel Live’s “I’m F****** Ben Affleck” as… more

Bret McKenzie on Writing Music for MUPPETS MOST WANTED

Flight of the Conchords star Bret McKenzie won an Oscar for his work on The Muppets back in 2011, and we caught up with the music man on the red… more
 

Ravens from the Realm: Sigur Rós, Bastards, and More GAME OF THRONES News

Hear ye, hear ye, citizens of Westeros, Essos, and beyond: did you know there’s a new season of Game of Thrones on the horizon? (Of course you did.) The HBO… more

Music Geek Track of the Day: Tame Impala Covers Michael Jackson’s ‘Stranger In Moscow’

Tame Impala, the beloved Australian psych-rockers who made our best albums list in 2012, have thrown us a really awesome curveball with a cover of Michael Jackson’s HIStory-era ballad, “Stranger… more

Please Enjoy The Dulcet Tones of Tom Hiddleston Singing as Captain Hook

We thought you might enjoy this little video of Tom Hiddleston as the voice of Captain Hook in the upcoming DVD release of The Pirate Fairy singing “The Frigate That… more