NY Super Week, the lead-up to NY Comic Con, is almost upon us, running from October 3 - 12 at places all over NYC. Since we last posted about it they've added a LOT more events. Among them: --James...
Lucinda William took to The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, clad in badass black leather, to perform her new soul-soaked song “Protection.” Lu gave a swaggering performance along her guitar-slinger the Wallflower’s Stuart Mathis. And as if it couldn’t get any better they were backed by Fallon’s house band, The Roots. “Protection” is from her [...]
It’s nice when a young or upcoming artist doesn’t be too boastful in their press release, I don’t want to read something that overdoes it. The press release for Kat Quinn calls her an “indie pop songstress”, which for me is direct and to the point, and also honest. It’s not a celebration, it’s just […]
Los Angeles-based Aussies Scott Von Ryper and Miss Aimee Nash record crushingly heavy shoegaze under the name the Black Ryder. Their debut album, 2009?s Buy The Ticket, Take The Ride got wide release from Mexican Summer in 2010, but for the long-awaited follow-up The Door Behind The Door they’ll return to their own label The [...]
The "rock" version was produced by Giorgio Moroder.
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In 1984, Queen singer Freddie Mercury released a solo single called “Love Kills.” The tune, a Giorgio Moroder-produced rippling-synth disco track, was somewhat poorly received at the time; it was nominated for Worst Song at the Razzies after Moroder included it in his soundtrack for the reissued 1927 silent film Metropolis. But “Love Kills” has [...]
Aretha Franklin was the guest on last night’s David Letterman, where she performed her cover of Adele’s “Rolling In The Deep” that was released yesterday (which also contains a bit of “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough). For the performance, she was joined by a choir and a decent-sized backing band. She also did an interview [...]
Slipknot has long had a signature look (guys who got a great package deal at Spirit Halloween Superstore) and a signature sound (freshman year of high school), and now it’s developing a complementary signature smell. As Rolling Stone...Show More Summary
Two chances to see Pearl Jam, OutKast, Eminem, and the rest.
Sounds like: Arctic Monkeys, The Strokes, Temple Songs Song: The Pink Teens - Shanghaied What's so good? Temple Songs have officially changed their name to The Pink Teens. Jolan Lewis, the band's frontman, still brings the songwriting and lead guitar to the table. Show More Summary
A3C Festival, also known as All 3 Coasts Festival, is celebrating its 10th year this Oct. 8-12 here in Atlanta, GA. It has grown from a local showcase to being one of the largest hip-hop festivals in the world, with over 500 artists that span from legends to rising stars and more. The 5 day […]
Hey Oliver, just wanted to let you know that I’m enjoying everything you guys have been putting out lately. Thanks a billion, Nancy. Ok moving on from my personal love note to the LA duo Oliver, their remix of Big Data is hand clap heaven as in this track is gonna make you want to […]
“Lena Dunham Does Not Pay” “Why stars like Lena Dunham ask aspiring performers to work for free” What stuns me here is Ms. Dunham and her publisher, Random House, and the writer for the “New York Times” were completely unaware of the Amanda Palmer kerfuffle. Show More Summary
Last night, Queens Of The Stone Age were the guests on MTV UK’s Soundchain, which is hosted by BBC Radio DJ Zane Lowe. For one of their performances, frontman Josh Homme serenaded Lowe with an acoustic version of “Long Slow Goodbye” from QOTSA’s 2005 album Lullabies To Paralyze. Homme gives a passionate performance and Lowe [...]
Authorities are saying that a SUV with actress Leah Remini and singer Jennifer Lopez and her two kids, was rear-ended by an alleged drunk driver who fled the scene. Sheriff’s Sgt. Philip Brooks says that Remini was driving Lopez’s SUV...Show More Summary
At least 408,000 Radiohead fans figured out how to use BitTorrent over the weekend, downloading Thom Yorke’s new solo album Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes from the file-sharing source. Though that figure comes straight from BitTorrent, it doesn’t include stats on how many of those downloaders actually paid the $6 to “unlock” Yorke’s eight songs. Show More Summary
A bonus track from the band's forthcoming reissue of Houses Of The Holy.