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The Way Things Work: George Washington vs. Barack Obama

Presidential parties are a lot tamer than they were a couple hundred years ago—which bodes well for Washington DC’s statues and monuments.

POSTED July 12, 2010 3:30PM IN THE WAY THINGS WORK TAGS: , ,

Lizzie Owens’ Debut Menswear Collection Highland

Lizzie Owens is best known for costuming the likes of MGMT, Chairlift, and Brandon Flowers from The Killers in truly surreal creations. She seems intent on imagining and outfitting the world in her psychedelic vision: … read more »

POSTED February 11, 2010 2:15PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , ,

The Power of Twi-Hards: "New Moon" Soundtrack Release Pushed Up

Robert Pattinson not so excited. Broods, runs his hands through hair, looks great in response. read more »

POSTED October 14, 2009 11:53AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Brandon Flowers and the Case of the Oddly Named Baby

The first book in what will be perhaps the most successful series young adult fiction has ever seen. Don’t doubt us. read more »

POSTED August 12, 2009 2:03PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS:

Exclusive Download – Wolf & Cub "Seven Sevens" (BFAM Remix)

There is no doubt that Austalia’s Wolf & Cub will make you want to dance, with their forthcoming Dot Dash release coming this summer. Remixed by BFAM, the lead single “Seven Sevens” gets even more glossy. read more »

POSTED May 12, 2009 10:55AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,

Brandon Flowers Takes Break From Busy Schedule To Continue Being An Idiot

It’s only been a few weeks since The Killers’ Brandon Flowers declared that Kurt Cobain ruined rock’n'roll, but he’s back at it again, and this time Nirvana isn’t the only band in his sights. He’d also like to take this opportunity to talk trash about Led Zeppelin. Because hey, if you can be a famous singer you can at least be a famous douche bag. read more »

POSTED May 1, 2009 10:52AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (18) TAGS: , , ,

The Rumors Were True: Lollapalooza Line-Up Confirmed

At last, the Lollapalooza rumors are put to rest — Depeche Mode, Tool, The Killers, Beastie Boys, Kings of Leon and (of course) Jane’s Addiction will be headlining this year’s festival, along with an impressive cast of supporting bands, Lollapalooza organizers confirmed today. read more »

POSTED April 21, 2009 12:12PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Killers' Brandon Flowers Disses Kurt Cobain

If speaking ill of the dead is taboo, where do we land on speaking ill of dead legendary rock stars? Brandon Flowers is about to find out, as comments The Killers‘ lead singer made about the grunge movement and its revered leader, Kurt Cobain, were published today and are already making waves across the web. read more »

POSTED April 7, 2009 11:51AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (90) TAGS: , , , ,

Wild Light To Tour With The Killers

Yesterday we told you about the tensions bubbling between members of The Killers due in part to their hectic, non-stop touring schedule, but it doesn’t look like they will be taking any time off at any point soon. The band has just added New Hampshire quartet, Wild Light, to the touring bill, which will kick off later this month. read more »

POSTED April 3, 2009 3:08PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

The Killers Are Sick Of Each Other

Apparently Brandon Flowers’ growing rage over the misunderstanding of his lyrics has finally taken its toll on The Killers — word in the rumor mill is that the bandmates have had just about enough of each other. read more »

POSTED April 2, 2009 4:02PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,