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Violent Femmes
Is it Showgirls for musicians? A bloody creature feature? The Perfection (May 24 on Netflix) stars Allison Williams and Logan Browning, who play rival cellists, tell us what it was like to make the creepy, twisty thriller.
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Long Shot
STARRING Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen DIRECTED BY Jonathan Levine LENGTH 2 hrs., 5 mins. RATING R NOT THAT THERE’S A TON of competition, but Long Shot may be the most deliriously raunchy comedy with a pivotal semen gag since There’s Something
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Pokémon Detective Pikachu
STARRING Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton DIRECTED BY Rob Letterman RATING PG LENGTH 1 hr., 44 mins. SURE TO BE A HIT WITH the pint-size set and in states where recreational marijuana use is legal, Pokémon Detective Pikachu is Hol
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Chez Montana
A VISIT TO THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MANSION OF RAPPER French Montana AHEAD OF HIS NEXT ALBUM.
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Billie Idol
THE NEWEST POP STAR ON THE BLOCK IS Billie Eilish, A 17-YEAR-OLD LOS ANGELES NATIVE WITH A HAUNTING VOICE AND A PERCEPTIVE WORLDVIEW. FROM A TOUR STOP IN AUSTRALIA, SHE TALKS ABOUT HER NO. 1 ALBUM AND FINDING “FIRE” AIRPORT FOOD.
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Something To Crow About
HER UPCOMING DUETS ALBUM IS HER LAST, SO Sheryl Crow IS MAKING IT COUNT. SHE CHATS WITH EW ABOUT HER LATEST SONG, A COLLABORATION WITH TWO MUSIC LEGENDS.
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The Way We Get By
R&B legend MAVIS STAPLES on new music, overcoming fear, and the secret to saving your voice.
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Avengers: Endgame Secrets Revealed
Directors Joe and Anthony Russo divulge the decisions behind the unforgettable moments in Avengers: Endgame, one of the biggest box office hits ever.
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Veep’s Final Vote
Before HBO’s revered comedy issues its farewell address (May 12 at 10:50 p.m.), sources close to the possible POTUS share key intel.
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Carly-oke
THE KARAOKE BAR BREAK ROOM 86, TUCKED ON a quiet side street in the Koreatown section of Los Angeles, feels like a well-kept secret; to even find it you have to walk past a loading dock, then down a long dark hallway to a vending machine that’s actua
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What to Watch
WATCH IT LIVE! Everyone will be talking about it tomorrow MONDAY MAY 13 Series Debut L.A.’s Finest STREAMING | SPECTRUM ON DEMAND Huzzah for progress: Hollywood still churns out cut-and-paste action comedies, but now women get to take the lead.
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Sisters Doin’ It For Themselves
From the Femme It Forward initiative featuring artists like CARDI B to MAREN MORRIS’ Girl: The World Tour, female acts are banding together and hitting the road. Hear them roar.
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A Super Villain
Jon Cryer teases what’s in store for the infamous Lex Luthor in the season 4 finale of Supergirl (May 19 at 8 p.m. on The CW).
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Disappearing Earth
BY Julia Phillips PAGES 256 GENRE Fiction DISAPPEARING EARTH OPENS ON A kidnapping. Two sisters—one 11, the other 8—soak up the end of summer on the shoreline of northeast Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula, only to be lured into a strange man’s car.
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Lend Them Your Ears
It’s now possible to take in a Broadway show without setting foot in a theater—opening up what’s long been a very elite experience.
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Yola
Earlier this year, the Bristol, England, native won widespread acclaim for her beguiling full-length country-soul debut, Walk Through Fire, produced by Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys. She hits the U.S. for dates in late summer. On speaking her truth
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3 Questions For Mac Demarco
1 EW You’ve called the new album your “cowboy record.” What can fans expect from it? MAC DEMARCO I like to think of this record as kind of the interpretation of the idea of the cowboy from somebody who knows absolutely nothing about cowboys. I grew
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A Wild Ride
Lara Prior-Palmer, at just 19 the youngest-ever winner of the world’s longest horse race, relives her triumph in her memoir, Rough Magic, an alternately poetic, thrilling, and inspiring story of determination.
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Reenter The Wu-tang
The WU-TANG CLAN upended the world of hip-hop in the 1990s with an unvarnished look at New York City street life. Ahead of a new docuseries, the legendary crew reflects on their 26-year, ruckus-causing legacy.
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Swift Notes
Snakes begone. TAYLOR SWIFT is back with new music, a new outlook on life, and a current obsession (hello, Game of Thrones). We go inside the post-reputation world of the pop monarch.
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Hollywood VAMPIRE
It took a move to L.A. and a few creative detours for VAMPIRE WEEKEND to drop their first LP in six years. But as frontman EZRA KOENIG explains, the real secret was trust.
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Ciara’s Beauty School
Eight months into her second pregnancy, Ciara began working on her most sonically diverse album, Beauty Marks (out now), with three goals in mind: “Inject love, inspire, and make the world dance.” Below, the 33-year-old weighs in on songs that fulfil
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Once More We Saw Stars
BY Jayson Greene PAGES 239 GENRE Memoir JAYSON GREENE’S 2-YEAR-OLD daughter, Greta, has just died. He’s processing this heartbreak with his wife, Stacy, in the hospital while also contending with a strange sense of relief. Days earlier, Greta h
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9021-oh!
Nearly 20 years after Beverly Hills, 90210 ended, the cast of the ’90s hit is back together for a new Fox dramedy...about reviving the ’90s hit. EW has an exclusive look at the stars’ recent reunion, plus intel on the series’ very meta premise. How c
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Kings Of Summer
J Balvin AND Sean Paul JOINED FORCES ON THE SINGLE “CONTRA LA PARED,” BRINGING THEIR SIGNATURE STYLES OF DANCEHALL AND REGGAETON TO THE MASSES—BUT ON THEIR OWN TERMS.
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Wicky Woman
Halle Berry tells us why training for her role in action sequel John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum (May 17) cost her six months—and three ribs. Plus: The truth about cats and dogs.
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Orange World
BY Karen Russell PAGES 288 GENRE Short Stories IT’S HARD TO KNOW HOW TO DEFINE Karen Russell’s writing. Is it fantastical realism? Adult fairy tales? Her stories spill over with ghosts and devils, lost souls and dark magic. But they’re too fera
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What It’s Like To Headline The World’s Coolest Music Festival
It takes more than popularity to play the top spot at Coachella. TAME IMPALA’s KEVIN PARKER on how the psych-rockers brought sci-fi spectacle to the desert.
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The Souvenir
STARRING Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke DIRECTED BY Joanna Hogg RATING R LENGTH 1 hr., 55 mins. AT A PREMIERE FOR THE SOUVENIR at Sundance earlier this year, dozens were turned away from a packed house—and nearly as many began to filter back
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The Grapes Of Rap
Madlib AND Freddie Gibbs MAKE UP THE HIP-HOP SUPERDUO MADGIBBS. THEY ALSO LOVE WINE. OVER DRINKS, THE TWO TALK ABOUT THEIR ECCENTRIC PARTNERSHIP.
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