At last night's MoMA "Party in the Garden," stars like Diane Sawyer and Mike Nichols kept cool while M.I.A. performed.
Last night, M.I.A. told us herself: "This is my last show. I canceled the U.K. tour."
Turns out that the crowd was not just a symbol of democracy, but also full of wannabe stars who hilariously but annoyingly refused to go away.
Which robo-diva will be the next 50,000-selling blog phenomenon?
Plus: Super Furry Animals!
Plus Jay-Z and M.I.A.!
Plus: New songs from Lil Wayne and M.I.A.!
Which Muppet? Which superhero? Which Golden Girl?
Have you heard? M.I.A. was supposed to record her new album, Kala, in the United States with Timbaland but had trouble securing an American work visa. You might have read about it this month in every publication ever.
Kala is a delirious, dance-inducing amalgamation of Sri Lankan folk music, Bollywood caricature, and didgeridoo flatulence.
LCD Soundsystem, M.I.A., and more!
Pete Yorn, Grizzly Bear, and more!
Maya Arulpragasam's follow-up to her 2005 debut is pretty much the Arular 2.0 that we expected.
With $1 billion megahotels and dirigible landing pads set to encroach on Coney Island’s janky charm as early as next summer, the talk at this past weekend's Village Voice Siren Festival was all about preservation.