Author Archives: Amanda Hatfield

Marilyn Manson bassist Twiggy Ramirez accused of rape and abuse

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Jessicka Addams of riot grrrl band Jack off Jill accuses Jeordie White, also known as Twiggy Ramirez from his work with Marilyn Manson, Nine Inch Nails, and A Perfect Circle, of rape and abuse.

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Alex Calder releases a statement on sexual assault allegations

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“At the time, I had thought that my actions were consensual and now understand that this was not the case. This encounter did not meet the criteria for getting consent. I abused this person, and I have not held myself accountable for this.”

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Ducktails shows cancelled after Matt Mondanile accusations emerge

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Following accusations of sexual misconduct against former Real Estate guitarist Matt Mondanile, upcoming November and December tour dates of his current band, Ducktails, have been cancelled.

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Cal Jam 2017 pics (Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age, Liam Gallagher, more)

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Foo Fighters covered “Never Gonna Give You Up” with Ricky Astley and “Come Together” with Liam Gallagher and Aerosmith’s Joe Perry during their headlining set at the one-day California festival, which also had sets from Queens of the Stone Age, The Kills, Bob Mould, Cage the Elephant, Japandroids, Babes in Toyland, Liam Gallagher, Bully, White Reaper, The Obsessed, Adia Victoria, and more.

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NY Comic Con 2017 pics (Star Trek, Willy Wonka, cosplay & more from Sunday)

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NY Comic Con concluded with anticipated panels from The X-Files and Batman vs Two-Face, an appearance from Life of Agony’s Alan Robert, and lots more cosplay.

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NYCC day 3: Rick & Morty, Mad Max, more cosplay pics ++ The Weeknd showed up

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Saturday at Comic Con brought out more cosplayers, as well as panels from The Walking Dead, Star Trek: Discovery, Hey Arnold!, an appearance from The Weeknd, and a statement from Marvel over their controversial partnership, now cancelled, with defense contractor Northrop Grumman.

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NY Comic Con 2017 pics (Beetlejuice, Left Shark, cosplay, & more from Friday)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NY Comic Con continued Friday (10/6) with lots of excellent cosplay, new trailers from Pacific Rim: Uprising, Hulu’s Future Man, Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams and the third season of The Man in the High Castle, and episode screenings of season two of Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency and the pilot of Marvel’s Runaways.

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NY Comic Con 2017 pics (cosplay, Stranger Things, GoT & more from Thursday)

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New York Comic Con kicked off Thursday with panels from Keanu Reeves and American Gods, along with lots of great cosplay.

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Mitski played White Eagle Hall with Soccer Mommy (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Before she announced an opening slot for Lorde in spring of 2018, Mitski played a show on Sunday (10/1) at recently-renovated Jersey City venue White Eagle Hall as part of her fall tour.

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Las Vegas killer reportedly had a room over Life is Beautiful fest too

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Las Vegas festival Life is Beautiful was headlined by Gorillaz, Chance the Rapper, Muse, Blink-182, and Lorde.

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Las Vegas killer reportedly had a room over Life is Beautiful fest too

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Las Vegas festival Life is Beautiful was headlined by Gorillaz, Chance the Rapper, Muse, Blink-182, and Lorde.

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The Meadows 2017 Sunday pics (RHCP, Nas, Ghostface Killah, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of The Meadows wrapped up Sunday with sets from Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sleigh Bells, Weezer, Nas, Ghostface Killah, Broken Social Scene, Action Bronson, and more.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers played The Meadows (pics, video, setlist)

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Red Hot Chili Peppers had some technical difficulties at their Sunday night Meadows-headlining set, but they soldiered through with hit-fillled, high energy performance that included a few covers, as well.

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The Meadows 2017 Saturday pics (Gorillaz, M.I.A., Erykah Badu, more)

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Special guests from Gorillaz, LL Cool J, and Future, as well as sets from M.I.A., Erykah Badu, Tory Lanez, TV on the Radio, A-Trak, Antibalas, Big Boi, BadBadNotGood, Flatbush Zombies, Dams of the West, and more at The Meadows on Saturday.

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