Linda Ronstadt is among the recipients of this year’s Kennedy Center Honors for a lifetime achievements in the arts. The award will be formally given out at a ceremony tonight (12/8) — the ceremony will air on CBS next week (12/15) — but last night during a smaller dinner given by the State … More »
The big news from this past weekend’s Camp Flog Gnaw festival is going to be Drake getting booed offstage. But last night, Tyler, The Creator’s annual festival also brought us another fun story. YG performed his immortal 2016 truth-to-power anthem “FDT (Fuck Donald Trump).” And he had help from Stormy Daniels. More »
On Saturday night, the Compton rap star YG was performing at Mala Luna, a rap-focused festival in San Antonio. During his set, YG brought a fan onstage, a young white man who never gave his name. Speaking to the fan onstage, YG tried to get him to say, “fuck Donald Trump” in front of everyone. More »
A couple weeks ago, Donald Trump came for Bruce Springsteen during a campaign rally in Minneapolis, citing him as one of the celebrities whose support he didn’t need to win the 2016 election. “I didn’t need Beyoncé and Jay-Z. I didn’t need little Bruce Springsteen and all of these people,” Trump said in … More »
In “The Ringer,” the first track from Eminem’s tenth album, Kamikaze, the veteran MC raps the following lines: “‘Cause Agent Orange just sent the Secret Service / To meet in person to see if I really think of hurtin’ him / Or ask if I’m linked to terrorists / I said, ‘Only when … More »
Donald Trump held a rally in Minneapolis on Thursday night where he apparently played Prince’s “Purple Rain” during the event. As Pitchfork points out, the Prince Estate responded by tweeting out a letter from a law firm said to represent Trump that was sent in October 2018 which stated that the Trump camp … More »
Veteran electronic artist, and vehemently outspoken critic of Donald Trump, Moby, has in some strange, intricately weaved web, had a hand in the investigation of Donald Trump and his dealings with Deutsche Bank.
Allegations that the controversial Deutsche Bank ignored employees’ suspicions that the Trumps laundered money from Russia have come under scrutiny in the past few months. So how does Moby play into the puzzle? Classic case of Hollywood who’s who.
Adam Schiff, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee (responsible for the investigation), is good friends with Moby and is a frequenter at Moby’s vegan restaurant, Little Pine. The producer then introduced Schiff to another one of his A-list friends, Val Broeksmit. Broeksmit happens to be the adopted son of William Broeksmit, the late executive of Deutsche Bank. Broeksmit obtained documents from his parent’s computers that have now been subpoenaed by Schiff for Congress. The investigation is ongoing but Schiff is surely thankful for Moby’s connections to people in high places.