Ninety Percent of Indie Music Venues Expect to Close Forever if Shutdowns Last for Months to Come

In a survey of independent concert venue owners in America, 90% said that they expect to shut down permanently in a few months if no federal funding becomes available. The poll was conducted by the National Independent Venue Association among … Read more…

The The’s Matt Johnson undergoes emergency throat surgery after “a close shave with the grim reaper”

"A throat infection took an unexpected and freakish turn that could easily – if I wasn’t in the right place at the right time – have concluded with me checking-out a few days after the unfortunate Florian Schneider." Continue reading… … Read more…

NJ Judge Removed From Bench After Telling Sexual Assault Survivor “Close Your Legs” To Prevent Rape

Source: Towfiqu Barbhuiya / EyeEm / Getty It’s no secret that the American justice system is a corrupt institution. And that corruption doesn’t end with trigger happy or overly aggressive policemen. It goes all the way up to the top. … Read more…