Scott Shetler is a Chicago-based freelance writer whose words can be found on PopCrush, Diffuser and other music, pop culture and travel websites. He has interviewed a wide range of artists, from Anthony Kiedis to Weird Al Yankovic and from Amanda Palmer to Taylor Hanson. He freely acknowledges an inexplicable obsession with the music of cheesy ‘80s pop duo Air Supply.
No Doubt Perform ‘Looking Hot’ at 2012 American Music Awards
No Doubt put their own slacker spin on the notion of formal award show attire during their performance of 'Looking Hot' at the 2012 American Music Awards.
Taylor Swift Wins 2012 American Music Award for Favorite Female Country Artist
Taylor Swift made it five wins in a row in the Favorite Female Country Artist category at the American Music Awards when she captured the 2012 trophy tonight (Nov. 18) in Los Angeles.
Maroon 5, Jeremy Renner + Fred Armisen Are Action Stars in New ‘SNL’ Promo
Maroon 5 pretend to be action stars in a new promo for 'Saturday Night Live' featuring host Jeremy Renner and cast member Fred Armisen. Renner hosts this weekend's episode, while M5 take the stage as the musical guest.
Ellie Goulding to Release ‘Figure 8′ as Next ‘Halcyon’ Single
Ellie Goulding is about to release the brooding 'Figure 8' as her next single. The slow-burning pop song will hit U.K. retailers on Dec. 16, according to Goulding herself, who tweeted the news along with the cover art, which shows a close-up of the singer pensively staring into the distanc…
2013 People’s Choice Awards: Justin Bieber + Adam Levine Lead Nominations
Forget the electoral college. The voters of America have spoken, and they want... Justin Bieber and Adam Levine. The pop stars are the top nominees for the 2013 People's Choice Awards, announced this morning (Nov. 15) in Los Angeles.
Rihanna Tells Ellen About Being Naked + Becoming a Mom Someday
Before heading to Mexico City for the first stop on her 777 Tour in support of her new seventh album 'Unapologetic,' Rihanna visited 'Ellen,' where the two chatted about RiRi's dating life, her desire to someday have kids, and that sexy naked GQ photo shoot.
Hallelujah! Beyonce Is Back in the Studio
A single photo on Instagram has set off waves of excitement throughout the social media world. And it's easy to see why — Beyonce is back in the recording studio. New music from the woman who brought us 'Single Ladies,' 'Crazy in Love,' 'Irreplaceable' and &a…
Taylor Swift Promotes MTV’s ‘Restore the Shore’ Hurricane Sandy Benefit
Taylor Swift doesn't want people to move on and forget about those devastated by Hurricane Sandy last month. The pop-country superstar has recorded a promo for MTV's 'Restore the Shore' benefit in which she waxes nostalgic about her memories of the Jersey Shore.
Ultra Music Festival 2013: Swedish House Mafia to Perform for Last Time
We've been hearing since June that global EDM superstars Swedish House Mafia are breaking up, but they've continued to perform live with regularity since then, leading us to wonder whether this was a Celine Dion-style non-retirement. Now the DJ trio has finally set a date for its final per…
Pink Recruits the Hives for Her 2013 North American Tour
Pink has always been a pop singer with a rock 'n roll attitude, so it makes perfect sense that she's bringing along rowdy Swedish rockers the Hives on her Covergirl-sponsored 2013 North American tour.
Rihanna Announces 777 Tour Details
Rihanna's seven-day international mini-tour to promote her 'Unapologetic' album kicks off on Wednesday, Nov. 14 in Mexico City and wraps up Nov. 20 in New York City. RiRi just revealed the details of the 777 Tour, though the exact venues will remain secret until she arrives in each ci…
Big Time Rush + Rachel Crow Appear on Nickelodeon Christmas Album
Nickelodeon wants to wish kids and teens a 'Merry Nickmas' this holiday season with the release of a new compilation featuring music from the network's biggest music stars, including Big Time Rush, Rachel Crow and Victoria Justice.