Forget the news last month that Deadmau5 and Kat Von D had split up. Not only are the EDM DJ and tattoo artist together again, but the latest word is that they're engaged to be married after Deadmau5 popped the question via perhaps the most romantic and old-fashioned forum imaginable: Twitter.
Update: Jack White has issued a statement regarding an NME article posted today (Dec. 5) that was based on a recent interview he gave to the British edition of Esquire magazine. White contends that the NME article misquoted him by incorrectly identifying Lady Gaga's music as the target of a rant he delivered on the state of contemporary celebrity culture. He insists he was instead talking about "the drawbacks of image for the sake of image" and was using "Lady Gaga's presentation" as an example.
Frank Ocean has hit the recording studio with Pharrell and Jay-Z, Pharrell revealed in a post that turned up on his Twitter page early this morning (Oct. 8). The post was accompanied by a picture of the three musicians hanging out in an unidentified recording studio, which we're going to go ahead and guess is in New York City.
Billy Corgan has made friends with Paris Jackson through Twitter after the Smashing Pumpkins frontman discovered a Webstagram post of a painting the 14-year-old daughter of late pop icon Michael Jackson made of his band's 2007 album, 'Zeitgeist.' "I'm glad you liked that cover! Not everyone likes that album haha," Corgan wrote in a tweet addressed to Paris.
Adele has denied multiple reports that she has married fiance Simon Konecki, taking to Twitter on Thursday (Aug. 30) to make a hard-to-misinterpret post that reads, in full: "I'm not married...Zzzzzzz." The Daily Mail started rumors on Wednesday that the singer had recently tied the knot by citing a splashy front page of Life and Style magazine that pictured the singer wearing a wedding band alongside a headline that proclaimed: "Married!"
Gaslight Anthem frontman Brian Fallon and Gallows/ex-Alexisonfire singer-guitarist Wade MacNeil are pulling no punches as they engage in a war of words over Twitter. What instigated the online beef isn't exactly clear, but MacNeil got things going Friday by claiming Fallon hates Alexisonfire and then pointing out an article in hipster bible Vice magazine that didn't exactly say nice things about Fallon's Anthem.
Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney has announced that the band is boycotting Russia by refusing to ever play there in the wake of Friday's guilty verdict for three members of Pussy Riot. A two-year sentence was handed down for the members of the controversial Russian feminist punk band on charges of hooliganism after performing a "punk prayer" in protest of Russian Vladimir Putin in February at a Russian church.
In wake of the controversy caused by Chik-fil-A executive Don Cathy condemning gay marriage on religious principles, a number of LGBT couples have been posing for pictures while making out in front of various locations of the fast food chain. Now, Cole Alexander and Jared Swilley of the Atlanta pysch-rockers Black Lips have staged their own Chik-fil-A make out in support of the cause.