Five Reasons Skrillex Should Have Won Best New Artist at the Grammys

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On Sunday, Skrillex won three Grammys: Best Dance Recording, Best Dance/Electronica Album and Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical. So why didn't he win the Grammy for Best New Artist? More »

Bed Intruder Antoine Dodson is Back, Resurrecting the Slow Jam

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Yup, Antoine Dodson of ye olde "Bed Intruder Song" fame is back, and he's out to reclaim the lost art form of the slow jam on his song, "Lovesick Lullabye." Featuring another guy big on the Internet, Brent Morgan, it's slick ultra-autotuned fodder, but it's pleasing to the ear and really makes you just like Dodson more anyway. It's no "Bed Intruder," but it'll do.

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Madonna's Halftime Show The Best Ever: Five Reasons Why

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Maybe you're the one person in the world who didn't like Madonna's gladiator-inspired, star-studded halftime show at Superbowl XLVI. Let me convince you otherwise.  

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Ten Album Covers Improved by Cats

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Laila Derakhshanian
We listen to a lot of music here at Heard Mentality. Sometimes, that music is accompanied by art that you can actually observe for hours. And sometimes, that art is not so desirable, or aesthetically pleasing (ahem, Prince--even if you did "produce, arrange, compose, and perform" all your songs). So we decided to improve these album covers by photoshopping the cutest things in the world on them. Enjoy! More »

Become a Falling Still Fan to Win an iPad

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Remember Falling Still? The band from LA that compared Orange County to the Midwest? Well, they're running a iPad promotion for the next two weeks. Anyone who likes, follows, or shares their Twitter and Facebook pages are automatically entered to win an iPad.

The winner will be announced on Aug. 15, Monday.

I don't know about you, but I'm automatically suspicious of any band that gives away prizes that cost more than a plane ticket to New York just to get fans. Maybe they're not starving artists?

At any rate, you can watch a sliver of their well-produced, soon-to-be-released video for "I Am the Dr" off their second album after the jump. Aaand I would join any contest to get an iPad anyway. So go and like them!

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