Singer-songwriter Lori McKenna now has a Grammy trophy sitting on her piano at her home in Massachusetts, thanks to Little Big Town's hit song "Girl Crush," but her five kids still don't think that makes her cool.
On a night awash in history, Hillary Clinton triumphantly became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House, breaking through a barrier that painfully eluded her eight years ago.
Lollapalooza, one of the biggest music festivals in America and on the cusp of its 25th anniversary, wasn't meant to last beyond its first year in 1991. And now that it has, its co-founder, Jane's Addiction's Perry Farrell, says it may finally be time for him to move on.
Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: (G) for general audiences; (PG) parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; (PG-13) parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; (R) restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; (NC-17) no one 17 and younger admitted.
It's almost unfair to judge "Equals" as a movie - it feels more like a visual song. Despite genuine feeling and stunning images, there's just not much to the film. Its story is thin, and what little of it there is steals from a million different places ("1984," "The Giver," "Her," "Romeo and Juliet" - you name it). Nothing, not even a supposed twist late in the game, is surprising because we've seen it all before.
Singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach's main band, the Ohio-born duo Black Keys, are on a hiatus of indefinite duration. This freed him up to form the Arcs, a sprawling, nostalgic garage-soul band that dropped its debut album, "Yours, Dreamily," last September.
There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to their story. It's been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms.