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This Day in (Real) History: Ryan Adams and Bryan Adams Were Born

Both Ryan Adams and Bryan Adams are celebrating birthdays today, which is just crazy.

Cookie Monster vs. Tom Waits

In this clip, the Tom Waits song “God’s Away on Business” is expertly combined with clips of Cookie Monster on Sesame Street. The effect is absurd and wonderful, as this really does seem a bit like a Sesame Street song (except for, uh, portions of the subject matter). Enjoy: Weirdly, this is not without precedent. In [...]

The Late Movies: Acoustic Cover Songs for Fall

Tonight’s Late Movies are a collection of my all-time favorite acoustic cover songs that have a fall-like feel. Grab a comfortable sweatshirt and a cup of hot chocolate and don’t forget to share your own favorites in the comments. Before Ryan Adams married Mandy Moore and started releasing an album every hour, he was part of [...]