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Yes, Ted Cruz, Rock Music Did Respond to 9/11

Despite what Ted Cruz says, many of the biggest living icons of classic rock were quick to respond to 9/11. Here are songs he may have missed (or may be choosing to ignore).

03/25/2015

Jimmy Fallon (Not Neil Young) (Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Watch ‘Neil Young’ Perform Iggy Azalea’s ‘Fancy’ with Crosby, Stills and Nash

When Jimmy Fallon trots out his Neil Young impression, the whole world listens. The impression is well over a decade old now, but to hear him warble the first line from Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” (that would be “first things first I’m the realest”) with a straight face and the brim of his hat casting his eyes in shadow, well it breathes new life into both the song and Fallon’s bit.

07/08/2014

Jimmy Fallon (Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Watch ‘Neil Young’ Perform Iggy Azalea’s ‘Fancy’ with Crosby, Stills and Nash

When Jimmy Fallon trots out his Neil Young impression, the whole world listens. The impression is well over a decade old now, but to hear him warble the first line from Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” (that would be, “first things first I’m the realest”) with a straight face and the brim of his hat casting his eyes in shadow, well it breathes new life into both the song and Fallon’s bit.

07/08/2014

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Read Neil Young’s Passionate Speech Given at a Special GRAMMY Party

“I’m kind of a producer, partially, an engineer, I’m not really good at either one. It’s hurt my records in the past. We’re performance-oriented: technical things don’t matter that much”

01/22/2014

Metallica (photo: Cody Black)

Outside Lands: America’s Coolest Music Festival – Literally

Metallica, Jack White, Beck, the Kills, Skrillex and so many more top musical acts lit up a cold and foggy Golden Gate Park in San Francisco for the fifth and possibly finest edition of the Outside Lands music festival yet.

08/13/2012