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Three ’90s Alt-Rock Bands Unite to Cover ’80s Supergroup Traveling Wilburys

One of the more fun package tours of 2022 for '90s alt-rock fans has Barenaked Ladies hitting the road with Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket. And if getting all three bands on one bill isn't quite enough, imagine getting all three bands on one song. That's been happening, as Barenaked Ladies recently closed out their set forming a giant supergroup to cover one of the '80s most iconic supergroups.
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Video of Eminem Meeting Bobby Shmurda After Walking Offstage Goes Viral – Watch

A video of Eminem meeting Bobby Shmurda backstage at a concert has gone viral and has fans wishing something would come out of their brief interaction. On Friday (June 24), a clip surfaced online of Eminem performing with Snoop Dogg at the 2022 Apefest event in New York City. The two rap icons performed their collaborative single, “From The D 2 The LBC.” After their performance, Em walked backstage and bumped into Cordae, who he instantly recognized and dapped up and hugged him.
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WATCH: Moose Struck On Main Street Presque Isle on Saturday

Wait, what did I just see in the middle of Presque Isle?. Rush hour at one of Presque Isle's busiest intersections on a Saturday can be a frustrating task. If you add in the great summer weather having people rushing to get out to a lake or a barbeque for the first time and main street feels even more tight.

2022 Maine Independence Day Fireworks Displays

It looks as though this 4th of July will be the first truly normal Independence Day celebration since July of 2019. For the most part, there are no real restrictions this year. Of course, things have changed in the last few years. Some municipalities that have done fireworks in the...

Azealia Banks Claims Beyonce Is Trying to Erase Her Contributions to House Music With New Song

Azealia Banks is calling out Beyoncé and claiming Queen Bey is trying to erase the Harlem, N.Y. rapper's contributions to house music. Beyoncé has had the music world talking after releasing her new single "Break My Soul," which finds Jay-Z's wife tapping into house music. Earlier today (June 24), Azealia Banks, who has been a purveyor of house music throughout her career, went on her Instagram Story and went in.

Sunken Maine: What Lies Below The Waters Of Maine’s Lakes

What lies below the waters of Maine's lakes? Shipwrecks, World War ll aircraft and more. Maine lakes and ponds are the watery graveyards of plenty of strange things. From shipwrecks, to planes, to trucks. Here's a look at some of the submerged relics that lay below. Sebago Lake, Royal Navy...

Katy Perry Leaves ‘Generous’ Tip for Unwitting Restaurant Server

Katy Perry is all about giving back. On June 18, the "Firework" singer left a “generous” tip for her server at a busy cafe, despite being asked to wait for a table. Server Indianna Paull, who works at a Port Douglas, Australia, cafe sat down with Australian morning show Sunrise to talk about the encounter.

Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

In a landmark decision on Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court is overturning Roe v. Wade, the decades-old ruling which legalized abortion nationwide. The decision came while the high court was considering a case out of Mississippi where the state attempted to ban abortion after 15 weeks. Conservative Justice Samuel Alito...

You Can Legally Grow Weed In Maine. But Not Currants or Gooseberries?

Growing fruit in Maine is already a challenge. Ever try to grow anything? Like anything at all? I'm trying to grow pumpkins this year, and it's going awfully. Like, super bad. My dog loves pumpkin, and I like to mix it with his food, so I thought this would be perfect. But instead, I have a raised bed full of weeds, and not one single pumpkin anywhere to be found.

Fans React to Ozzy Osbourne’s New Song ‘Patient Number 9′

Ozzy Osbourne on Friday (June 24) released his new song "Patient Number 9." Naturally, reactions from fans and listeners — good, bad, seemingly indifferent — have started sprouting up. Osbourne first teased the Jeff Beck-featuring "Patient Number 9" earlier in the week. The single is the haunting title...

Want to Ride a Maine Ferry? Now You Can Buy Your Tickets Online

The Maine Ferry Service is now offering online ticket sales, so you can purchase them in advance of your trip. Maine's ferries provide many services. They whisk island residents back and forth to the mainland for work and supplies, carry excited tourists to the many islands off the coast where they can take pictures and imagine what it must be like to live there, and they 'ferry' supplies to the island residents. They're as much a part of Maine's traditions as the lobster boats on the coast.

Nick Cannon Reveals His Top Five Favorite Rappers, Includes Eminem

Nick Cannon is including Eminem in his list of top five favorite rappers despite their infamous beef. Nick Cannon recently chopped it up with XXL for an interview that was published on Thursday (June 23). During the chat, the multihyphenate entertainer touched on his favorite rappers of all time and had an interesting inclusion.