PBS Lauds Apocalypse Folkie Warping Black Spiritual to Green Jeremiad
The nightly PBS NewsHour has provided weeks of intensive coverage of the Pakistani flooding blaming “climate change.” Now the news show is sneaking it into arts coverage as well – in folk song. Retro-folk musician James Blount’s visions of environmental apocalypse were found worthy of a full segment, courtesy of Special Correspondent Tom Casciato: “Jake Blount’s new twist on Black…
ABC's Country Music Awards Proves an Awards Show Can Be Normal & Sane
Something amazing happened last night. There was a big awards show filled with wealthy and famous celebrities who acted...normal and sane.
Hysterical NYTimes Frets Over Country Star Morgan Wallen, Bigoted Fans
The country has largely forgiven country star Morgan Wallen for uttering a racial slur after a night out in Nashville last year. But The New York Times won’t let it go. In last Sunday’s “The Morgan Wallen Conundrum,” music critic Jon Caramanica spent a staggering 2,400 words condemning Wallen for the one offensive word. Even worse: At a Wallen concert, "there were no tables…
NEW NewsBusters Podcast: Somehow 'Yacht Rock' Is Racist
As we wrap up 2021, it's time for a little cultural talk on the NewsBusters Podcast. NPR recently suggested the Beatles signified how the rock band was a white-male institution. They also recently brought on Nikole Hannah-Jones to explain that "yacht rock" like Steely Dan, Toto, and the Doobie Brothers is culturally appropriated black music.
Slate Slams Billie Eilish’s Critique of Pornography
Well of course mainstream music stars can’t go around spouting conservative opinions without other media members rushing to correct them. After pop superstar Billie Eilish spoke out against pornography as she should, far left rags like Slate.com had to correct her.
FOUR ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ Songs in iTunes Top 10, Triggering Lefties
The left is having a conniption over the fact that four different “Let’s Go Brandon” rap songs are on the top of the iTunes chart. Several of them are still beating pop legend and soul singer Adele and her song “Easy on Me” out of the top spot.
CensorTrack With TR: Big Tech Censors America’s #1 Song!
It’s Episode Nine of MRC’s new video series, CensorTrack with TR. This week, we talked about the newest trend for sporting events, bumper stickers, T-Shirts, and songs, “Let’s Go Brandon,” and how Big Tech is exhausting all efforts to silence the movement.
Left Treated Colin Powell How They Treat Elder, Scott Today
As the left now offers condolences for the death of Colin Powell -- as they should -- it's clarifying to recall what the left was saying about him before he began openly voting Democrat. Back in 2002, when the Bush administration was leading the country, Powell received what today is a common racial epithet the left uses towards minorities on the right.
An Increasingly Debased and Woke Culture
The late web mogul Andrew Breitbart once said that politics is upstream from culture. And boy couldn’t that be anymore true in this day and age, with movies, music, and TV shows force-feeding things like debauchery and left-wing lectures to the point that they don’t even care whether or not they alienate anybody outside the coastal elites anymore.
Pop Star Rages Against TX Pro-Life Law: ‘Punish this F**king Place'
Sawed-off pop/emo princess Billie Eilish is so serious about her death and despair shtick that she is cursing Texas lawmakers over their protection of unborn babies. During a live performance at Austin City Limits over the weekend, the “Bad Guy” singer threw up the middle finger towards the great state of Texas and claimed that she almost pulled her performance from the festival to “punish…
Rock Singer Dave Mustaine Tells Metal Crowd: We're Living in ‘Tyranny’
The lead singer and guitarist from Megadeth, and one of the founding members of Metallica, Dave Mustaine is actually embracing the spirit of metal and sticking it straight to the freaking man. During a recent concert in New Jersey, Mustaine gave a speech about how Americans are living in “tyranny” right now.
‘Five for Fighting’ Skewers Biden Afghan Pullout in New Song
Biden’s blunder in Afghanistan was so disastrous that it has already inspired musicians to write songs about it.
Lil Nas X Thanks ‘Gay Agenda’ for MTV Video Music Awards Win
The 40th MTV Video Music Awards aired on September 12, but although the awards ceremony is getting older it's not getting any wiser.
Cher Unglued Over Texas Abortion Ban: 'WOMEN AT MERCY OF TYRANTS'
Well Cher’s absolutely insane, but we knew that. Still the singer’s recent hysteria over the Texas Abortion ban is shocking in how it shows a leftist woman completely unhinged over unborn babies being allowed to live.