Green Day to release gritty, behind-the-scenes doc looking back on American Idiot

The veteran punk rockers will release “Heart Like a Hand Grenade,” a making-of doc on the band’s 2004 rock opera “American Idiot.” Indie filmmaker John Roecker directed the film, which he called “like a home movie, but with a…

Spotify Running begins rolling out to Android users today

Spotify finally releases its Running feature to Android users after four months as an iPhone exclusive. The popular feature allows users to work out to pace-matched playlists and custom-composed songs.
Movies & TV

Justin Timberlake to voice a survivalist troll in DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls musical

A "hair-raising adventure" is scheduled for Justin Timberlake. The singer will voice a survivalist Troll named Branch in DreamWorks Animation's Trolls. The upcoming musical is based on the popular Troll dolls.

Fantasy meets reality: the best ways to entertain yourself in virtual reality

Virtual reality is on the edge of becoming a ubiquitous form of entertainment for consumers and has already begun to shape Sports, Travel, Music, Gaming and Movies.

Apple welcomes Burberry channel to its music streaming service

While it mainly concerns itself with luxury goods that cost an arm and a leg, Burberry has for a while also focused on music with initiatives aimed at uncovering new British talent. That work now comes to Apple Music in the form of a new…
Home Theater

Whitney Houston ‘hologram’ to embark on a world tour in 2016

Whitney Houston will return, in "hologram" form, to the international stage next year. Hologram USA will produce the performance, which will include "live components" from the singer’s past performances as well as scripted components.

Tidal now selling Prince’s exclusive new album on CD and digital download

A week after Prince’s “HitNRun Phase One” was released exclusively on Tidal, the streamer is now allowing non-subscribers to purchase the record in MP3 and CD format. For those who decide to buy the CD through Tidal, though, it’ll…

Radio still rules the roost: Most Americans disover music the old fashioned way

Neilsen reports that the majority of music listeners still find new bands through the airwaves, and are extremely unlikely to pay for Spotify in the near future.

Ringo puts up first White Album vinyl pressing, other gear for auction

Ringo Starr and his wife plan to auction over 800 personal items this December, including rare gifts like John Lennon's Rickenbacker guitar, rare Ludwig drum kits, and The White Album number 1.

Stories you missed this week: McAfee for prez, SpaceX gets Heavy, EV VW busses

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you. From Apple's big announcements to Stephen Colbert's Late Show…