View Our Facebook PageView Our Facebook PageView Our Facebook Page
Your Guide to Cultural
Arts in America
Art Museums, Theater, Dance
& Music Happenings in 90+ Cities!
or go to

Art News

Good Job, Academy: Nominees for Best Song Will Not Perform At Ceremony

HA HA, the Oscars are convinced that people still take them seriously. (Really, when was the last time you saw a Best Picture winner and weren’t disappointed?) Not content with mucking around with the Best Picture nomination process, the Academy this year put only a pair of tracks up for Best Song, and now comes word that neither nominee will perform on the show. Which, what? This is the same Academy that forced us to watch Rob Lowe dance with Snow White in 1989, and now they won’t give us Jason Segal doing “Man or Muppet”? Somehow, this is all Three 6 Mafia’s fault. (FULL ARTICLE: Zach Dionne, New York Magazine)