Daft Punk made a "surprise" appearance at the VMAs, and all we got was this lousy video teaser. [NME]

In more exciting VMA news, Eminem announced a sequel to 'The Marshall Mathers LP.' Great, but what were all those other albums since 2000? [Contact Music]

Ain't no party like a Prince-in-NYC party, 'cuz a Prince-in-NYC party lasts 32 songs. [Consequence of Sound]

What does Diffuser have in common with Courtney Love? We both love Savages! [NME]

Joey LaCaze, drummer for sludge-metal titans Eyehategod, has died at 42. RIP. [Brooklyn Vegan]

Remember when Smashmouth took on a Monkees classic? Sadly, so do we. [Ultimate Classic Rock]

Get your daily fix of violence and misogyny and spin the new Tyler, the Creator jam. [Death+Taxes]