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Check Out the Full Track List for the VERONICA MARS Movie Soundtrack!

After breaking a zillion Kickstarter records and rewarding thousands of forlorn fans with t-shirts, stickers, videos, and frequent updates, the Veronica Mars movie is only a month away. It’s… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: ‘Let It Go / Let Her Go’ (FROZEN Mashup)

Today is a day to warm hearts. This mashup was released earlier this week from veteran cover artist Sam Tsui, and it melted me like a snowman at the beach…. more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

Jeff Tweedy to Guest on PARKS AND RECREATION

What’s more effective than a bit of musical kumbaya-ing to help people get their solidarity on? Especially when it comes to unifying the diametrically opposed towns of Pawnee and Eagleton,… more

See Chris Hardwick All Over SF Sketchfest This Weekend

You know that this weekend is a busy one for Chris Hardwick at SF Sketchfest, and that the Nerdist Podcast live show is sold out. But you still have a… more

The National’s Matt Berninger Joins The Bird And The Bee On ‘All Our Endless Love’

Nerdist’s good friend and expert crooner Matt Berninger has joined indie duo The Bird and The Bee for “All Our Endless Love,” a bummer ballad that will appear on the… more
 

Watch Andrew W.K. and Lil Bub Rock Out Together

I officially no longer have to ponder what my favorite song of the year will be. Andrew W.K. has tag-teamed with the world’s most lovable cat, Lil Bub, for “… more

Jonah Raydio #50: Yank Episode

It’s our 50th show! Luckily, our guest was Donut Friend owner and Drive Like Jehu drunner Mark Trombimo, who brought us glorious donuts. Also in attendance are previous guests… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Capybara’s ‘Angelo’

A lot going on with this week’s edition of track of the week. So the first question you probably have is: “Is that band PETTING A GIANT BEAVER!?,” and the… more
 

This Is Heavy, Doc! BACK TO THE FUTURE Musical To Premiere In London Next Year

No, there isn’t a problem with the Earth’s gravitational pull — Back to the Future scribes Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale have re-teamed and joined noted theater director Jamie Lloyd (… more

Nerdist Podcast: Broken Bells

The amazing duo James Mercer (The Shins) and Brian Burton (Danger Mouse) that make up Broken Bells invite Chris and Jonah to their studio to talk! They discuss their process… more

A Roundup Of FROZEN Parodies, Featuring ‘Do You Want to Hide A Body?’

As we reported earlier, a singalong version of Disney’s Frozen will be hitting theatres this coming weekend. It seems like the song “Let It Go” is everywhere! A super clever… more
 

Paul Williams Gives Update on PAN’S LABYRINTH Musical

This Sunday, musician and Nerdist podcast guest Paul Williams, who was a Grammy winner for his contributions to Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories, gave an update on the recently announced… more

Nerdist Podcast: Paul Williams Returns

The amazing Paul Williams — who you may have seen at the Grammys with Daft Punk — returns to the podcast! He and Chris sit down at ASCAP to talk… more

Lana Del Rey Sets the Mood in New MALEFICENT Trailer

If you were watching the Grammys last evening, you might have noticed a little trailer pop up for Walt Disney Studios’ upcoming film, Maleficent. Not only does the sneak peek… more
 

Ted Leo and Aimee Mann’s New Project, The Both, Debuts First Single

Finally! The Both, the new duo that consists of singer-songwriters Ted Leo and Aimee Man, is releasing their first album, the appropriately eponymous The Both. After touring as solo artists… more

Report: Daft Punk To Rock Imperial Stormtrooper Look At The Grammys

Star Wars has seemingly invaded every aspect of pop culture over the past thirty-five years, and it’s about to invade one more, as electronic duo Daft Punk plan on donning… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Tweens, ‘Be Mean’

Tweens are a scrappy trio of punk-rockers from my hometown of Cincinnati, and purveyors of my new favorite subgenre, “Trash Pop.” Their new single, “Be Mean,” is an aggressive, shredtastic… more
 

Mike Phirman’s New Children’s Song Makes ‘Armpits’ More Fun!

One of our favorite musical comedians, Mike Phirman, who you may recognize from his collaboration with Chris Hardwick, Hard and Phirm, or as the one-man orchestra for The Nerdist on… more

Stream Quilt’s Groovy New Album, Held In Splendor

If your parents have ever told you they were “really into Jefferson Airplane,” then you have a lot of unwanted insights into who they probably were roughly nine months prior… more

You Get A Jake Bugg Ticket! And You Get A Jake Bugg Ticket! And… You Get The Idea

If you didn’t listen to me a year ago, I’m going to repeat myself: Jake Bugg is the man. Folk Rock in general seems to be making a well-deserved comeback…. more
 

Hear Arcade Fire’s Soundtrack To HER

Some (sort of) good news popped up on Wednesday morning: Spike Jonze’s Oscar-nominated score for his critically-acclaimed, buzzed-about, intellectually-stimulating, thought-provoking, feature film Her has become available(ish) to the public…. more

The Happiest News Of The Day: A Sing-Along Version of FROZEN to Hit Theaters

Dads everywhere shudder at the news of Frozen’s re-release on January 31st. Not only will theaters across America be blessed once more with this piece of icy-brilliance, but this time… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: Chuck Inglish’s ‘Legs’

Normally we avoid posting anything directly from Pitchfork mainly because, we just don’t have to. However, this one was unavoidable, due to the fact that it will rock all of… more