George Lois Changed Magazines—And Pop Culture—Forever

George Lois Changed Magazines—And Pop Culture—Forever

As an art director for Esquire in the 1960s, George Lois assailed Muhammad Ali with arrows, drowned Andy Warhol in a can of soup, and prepped Richard Nixon’s profile for a close-up. He stunned minds to attention, making magazine covers that spoke so urgently, they muted an entire newsstand’s worth of bold headlines. Through Lois’s … Read more

Flume covers Bag Raiders ‘Shooting Stars’ for Like A Version

Flume covers Bag Raiders ‘Shooting Stars’ for Like A Version

The Aussie super-producer brings the Big Meme/Muscle Energy for a ravey cover.  Currently touring Australia behind his J Award nominated album Palaces, Flume busted out an elaborate production for his second ever Like A Version, taking on the meme-tastic ‘Shooting Stars’ by Bag Raiders. “I just can’t believe no one had done it,” he says. And nobody … Read more

Margot Robbie Is Nobody’s Barbie: The ‘Babylon’ Star on Navigating Hollywood

Margot Robbie Is Nobody’s Barbie: The ‘Babylon’ Star on Navigating Hollywood

When I meet with her, Robbie has just completed the press tour for David O. Russell’s Amsterdam, a quirky movie set in the ’30s in which she stars opposite Christian Bale and John David Washington. Russell is known for his, shall we say, intense nature on set. For starters, he made Amy Adams cry while … Read more

Dune Rats & Friends cover The Angels ‘Am I Ever Gonna See Your Face Again?’ for Like A Version

Dune Rats & Friends cover The Angels ‘Am I Ever Gonna See Your Face Again?’ for Like A Version

A cracking take on an Aussie rock classic courtesy of Dune Rats and some musical mates. Can you believe this is Dune Rats’ first time doing Like A Version? True. And they seized the moment, pulling together some very special friends to cover The Angels’ iconic ‘Am I Ever Gonna See Your Face Again?’. We’re talking Ruby … Read more

Vogue is suing Drake and 21 Savage over the fake cover they made for ‘Her Loss’

Vogue is suing Drake and 21 Savage over the fake cover they made for ‘Her Loss’

Today in need-to-know news from the world of Drake, Canada’s golden boy is being sued by an irate woman over something completely unrelated to putting hot sauce in condoms. The Torontonian rapper and his Her Loss collaborator, 21 Savage, have caught the ire of none other than the infamous editrix Anna Wintour by creating a fake issue of … Read more

Tones And I covers Gang of Youths ‘Achilles Come Down’ for Like A Version

Tones And I covers Gang of Youths ‘Achilles Come Down’ for Like A Version

The global pop phenomenon takes on one of Australia’s (and Like A Version’s) most loved bands.  For her second ever turn in the LAV studio, Tones And I covered Gang Of Youths’ ‘Achilles Come Down’, lifted from the 2022 J Award nominees’ second album Go Farther In Lightness.  To bring the symphonic epic to life, Tones was … Read more

Watch: Red Hot Chili Peppers Play Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' Live – Ultimate Guitar

Watch: Red Hot Chili Peppers Play Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' Live – Ultimate Guitar

Watch: Red Hot Chili Peppers Play Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Live  Ultimate Guitar Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers cover Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’  NME Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers cover Nirvana’s Smells Like Teen Spirit with John Frusciante on lead vocals  Guitar World See the Red Hot Chili Peppers covering Nirvana’s Smells Like Teen Spirit with … Read more

grentperez covers School of Rock ‘Teacher’s Pet’ for Like A Version

grentperez covers School of Rock ‘Teacher’s Pet’ for Like A Version

grentperez goes straight to the top of the class for his Like A Version debut.  Schooling us with something a lil’ different, grentperez covered Teacher’s Pet’, the big finisher from School Of Rock, the 2003 comedy vehicle for Jack Black. Backed by a crack band dressed in uniform, this version injects some of the Filipino-Australian songwriter-producer’s signature … Read more