Mediocre pieces of shit should stay away from trumpets and Manhattan. Here’s why. I’ve never heard a tirade like it. Okay, the trumpeter wasn’t good but the rant was overkill. The angry man is Douglas Levinson and in another video, he is a lot calmer and appreciative of the music behind him. According to Levinson, the incident was blown out of proportion and the shouting…

Prince’s hilarious old man disguise is our Throwback Thursday feature. I’m sure I speak for everyone when I say we’re still hurting over Prince’s death but clips like this inject some laughter into the situation. Here, he dons the attire of an old man as he presents Chris Rock with the Man Of The Year in Television Comedy award for GQ’s Men Of The Year…

Remember the hot pepper challenge? Well here’s Publio Delgado’s guitar accompaniment to GloZell Green’s attempt. Search “hot pepper challenge” on YouTube and you’ll find all kinds of fools risking their lives for laughs. But one that really caught steam was GloZell Green’s attempt. Currently, the original video is just shy of 30m views and while it’s hilarious in its own right, this jazz and rock dub…

We took an exclusive listen to MyGrane McNastee’s DA SUPA SPIC. Allow me to be frank for a moment. Usually when I’m sent albums with covers featuring designs similar to Word Art, I delete the submission. In this case, knowing it was coming from a trustworthy source, it was an ironic sign of quality – for the music at least. So, about that… For the…

Watch as Johannes Kreidler makes “Charts Music,” songs arranged using Songsmith and falling stock charts from 2007-2009. Just a bit of fun and satire for a Sunday afternoon. Who could forget the financial crisis of 2007–2008 and subsequent recession in 2009? It certainly wasn’t a laughing matter then but composer Johannes Kreidler has taken a unique look at the crash using nothing more than stock charts of some…

We take a look at controversial Aussie hip hop “star” Iggy Azalea and consider 7 alternative jobs for the femcee. The furore around Australian hip hop “artist” Iggy Azalea has been bubbling under the genre’s surface for quite some time but it wasn’t until recently that the volcano truly erupted. In, Forbes wrote an article entitledclaiming Azalea’s influence was… Understandably, an internet backlash ensued causing…

Richard Pryor’s appearances in the Wattstax documentary of 1973 are the focus of our Throwback Thursday feature this week. In 1972, record exec Al Bell oversaw the Wattstax festival, a one-day event brought together in the aftermath of the Watts Riots that took place in 1965 in Los Angeles and held during its 7th anniversary. The documentary itself showed performances from the event by the…

After James Avery aka Uncle Phil’s sad passing, we’re dedicating this week’s Throwback Thursday to some of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’s greatest scenes (according to the uploader). We lost one of the greatest TV uncle in James Avery, better known by his character name Uncle Phil in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Avery died of complications from open heart surgery at the age of…