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Is It OK for Musicians to Ban Cellphones at Their Concerts?

  In this week’s VICE Funbag, columnist Drew Magary is asked for his opinion on people filming concert footage with their cellphones. While acknowledging that he “used to hate phones at concerts” and still loathes people “who have their phones up for the whole show,” Magary concludes, “I don’t think bands should ban phones at concerts in […]

People Are Getting Scammed by Fake FedEx Texts

  People are getting scammed by fake FedEx test messages lately, according to The Washington Post. The text messages link to an Amazon listing and ask people to complete a survey and claim a reward. They must enter their credit card information to pay for shipping. “The real scam resides in the fine print. By […]

Free Food If Super Bowl Goes Into Overtime

  Buffalo Wild Wings is giving away free food, but only if the Super Bowl goes into overtime. The chain is offering free wings to everyone in the U.S. and Canada if the big game on February 2nd goes into overtime. It’s the same deal they teased last year, but no overtime meant no free […]

The Who Announces Two Soundtrack Reissues

  The Who is reissuing two of their classic soundtrack albums. Both originally released in 1979, the band’s companion albums to “The Kids Are Alright” documentary and the feature film “Quadrophenia” will be reissued on double-vinyl on March 6th. Here’s what fans can expect: “The Kids Are Alright” soundtrack features live versions of beloved Who tracks […]