I worked in retail for years. Most of it in Mom & Pop stores.There were those handful of years I worked in a large corporate mall setting though. My idealism of providing a service and good to people who really wanted something went out the window then. Show More Summary
China's hardest rocking private school was the subject of a late night drug raid by police on Wednesday with 16 students failing their drug tests and being taken into custody. [ more › ]
I was gonna tell the story about my old hippie uncle and how he always showed up at our house early every Thanksgiving, He said he was there to help with the cooking. He was really just there for the eating and drinking. I was goingShow More Summary
One of Late Night’s most consistently great recurring bits is its classroom instrument covers—everyone from Mariah Carey to the cast of Sesame Street have transformed their pop hits into infectious, stripped down musical treats. It was...Show More Summary
Late Late Show host James Corden and guest Ellie Goulding covered a ton of musical ground with their "Love Me Like You Do" duet on Tuesday night's show Watch the pair move seamlessly from punk and country to hip hop and EDM in under 4 minutes. Show More Summary
Sitting around the family table for a holiday dinner. Wishing and hoping that some baseless rant or clueless opinion doesn't start and disturb the enjoyment of all the comfort food in front of us. Once the beer, wine and other spirits...Show More Summary
Sunny California and Michigan winters. No, not usually two things that go together. Bright and sparkly 80's pop songs aren't really a thing that comes to mind when thinking about twinkling space rock from the Motor City either. In 2012,...Show More Summary
Tonight is a night lots and lots of people wait for in this town. One of the oldest longest running taverns in my downtown gets all it's Christmas lights up. That is just one part of what the people wait for though. The other part is the most important. Show More Summary
It's been a non-stop on the work front for me the past week and a half. Get out of one gig and then off to the other. Staff meeting, things that need to be done before the holiday breaks, year ending obligations and so on. Tonight though...Show More Summary
Last night, The Tonight Show had Justin Bieber as its musical guest. And in what I guess you’d have to call counterprogramming, Stephen Colbert’s Late Show went a radically different direction, booking the newly reconstituted version of John Lydon’s once-great postpunk project Public Image Ltd. PiL just released the new album What The World Needs […]
Photo by Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS John Lydon and Public Image Ltd. were the musical guests on last night's "Late Show with Stephen Colbert". They performed their What the World Needs Now... track "Double Trouble". During Lydon's intro,Show More Summary
As the legend goes in 1958 P.F. Sloan, aged 13 at the time, got an impromptu music lesson from Elvis Presley after meeting him in a music store in Hollywood, California. And at the age 16 he was hired by the biggest song publisher on...Show More Summary
The weekend went by much too fast and another Monday sitting at a desk. Wondering why the time that flies collides into dragging pace. Gotta shake the cobwebs loose and pay the bills. "Days of speed and slow time Mondays" as the song goes. What are you listening to tonight?
I first met Matt of the Tang Soleil in the early 00s. At that time he was the rhythm guitar player of Green Bay, Wisconsin teenage garage/psych/punk band the Mystery Girls. After a few albums and a handful of 7inch singles, the bandShow More Summary
I know I've had my share of bad luck and black clouds, but then I always remember back to the words I heard Stevie Wonder say in this clip years ago. I remember seeing this clip as a wee child when it originally ran on Sesame Street in 1973 and then kept waiting for Stevie show up on the street I live and lay down something this funky and live. Show More Summary
Tonight I would ask for a moment of silence for former Motörhead drummer Phil "Philthy Animal" Taylor, who passed away last night at the age of 61, but silence is not something associated with the band and he'd mostly likely prefer some...Show More Summary
Tonight in the Music Club let’s wish a Happy Birthday to one of the UK’s cleverest pop song writers of the post punk era; Andy Partridge of XTC. Born on this day, November 11th, in 1953 Andy formed his first band with fellow Swindon, Wiltshire UK teenagers Colin Moulding and Terry Chambers. Show More Summary
Photo via Shamir's Twitter Shamir was last night's musical guest on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert". Below, watch him perform Ratchet track "On the Regular". Read our feature, "The Charmed (and Charming) Life of Shamir Bailey".
Bloc Party's new album HYMNS is out January 29 via Infectious Music/BMG/Vagrant. Last night, they performed their single "The Love Within" on "The Late Late Show With James Corden". Watch it happen below.
This week in new music: British Sea Power present epic new versions of old tracks with much added brass, a high school project leads to a surprising debut for Bitter’s Kiss, Long Beard get you through late nights with Sleepwalker and...Show More Summary