Two members of Flatt Lonesome were injured this morning in an automobile accident near Durham, NC. Michael Stockton and Dominic Illingworth were just moments from meeting up with the rest of the band when the accident occurred. Both were taken to Duke Medical Center for examination […]
Contemporary economists do not include corruption in their models, yet another reason their models should not be relied on to make policy.
Alice in Chains was the first of grunge’s big four to break out, but Nirvana clearly won the to-the-death competition.
Jared Leto rocks his band 30 Seconds to Mars‘ fanny pack as he catches a flight out of Toronto Pearson International Airport on Saturday afternoon (August 1) in Toronto, Canada. A flight out of Canada isn’t the only flying that the 43-year-old actor and musician has been doing lately. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics [...]
When he’s not busy taunting his legions of fans about the possibility of a follow-up to the band’s 2006 album 10,000 Days, Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan keeps pretty busy. Besides his work as a vintner and a dedicated fan of The...Show More Summary
If so inclined, Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, Buddy Guy, Dave Grohl and the rock bands Korn and Flaming Lips can stroll along streets or alleyways bearing their names.
U2 finished up an eight-night stand at Madison Square Garden last night. It had already been a pretty action-packed run — the band trotted out songs that they hadn’t played in 26 years, played with Lady Gaga, Paul Simon, and Laurie Anderson, and invited a woman who helped Bono after his bike crash to the […]
The holographic Quesada Cigars tobacco-leaf logo on the band is the first indication that this is no ordinary cigar. Likewise, the depth of coloring on the medium tan wrapper and the spicy-sweet aroma of the tobaccos in the filler portend a luxuriously mild smoke. Show More Summary
Something new and interesting: A podcast from iOS designers about an album they're making, all produced on the Mac. From Airplane Mode: Dave Wiskus and Joe Cieplinski tell the story of how they moved to New York City and started a band. Show More Summary
Kendrick Lamar’s latest music video is for “For Free? (Interlude)?,” one of many brisk, virtuosic stretches on To Pimp a Butterfly in which the rapper unspools a thread of spoken-word brilliance while his band supplies some jazzy accompaniment. Show More Summary
Two of the most important bands in pop music history – the Beatles and the KLF – aren’t available on streaming services. At this stage, that’s a grave disservice to popular culture. For musicians, there’s a lot wrong with streaming services. Show More Summary
The Irish band's tour mixed up new songs, rarities, and a bevy of special guests.
Is there anything more fun, fun, fun than a hamburger stand? The Beach Boys don't think so. Jimmy Fallon and Kevin Bacon parodied the rock band's song "Fun, Fun, Fun" on Friday by showing what the "first draft" of the classic hit sounded like. Show More Summary
The Buzz - Five New Bands You Need To Hear this Week
Apex (Angry Robot) caps Ramez Naam's rumbustious, idea-packed transhumanist trilogy. The first novel, Nexus, was the 2014 co-winner of the Prometheus Award for libertarian-themed science fiction. The trilogy features a merry band of young technologists led by Kaden Lane who create an ingestible nano-drug called Nexus in 2040. Show More Summary
Saturday night at the Forum, Canadian rock trio Rush takes its Los Angeles fans on a trip back through time. It's often said that the band makes a big sound for having only three members, and for more than four decades 62-year-old lead singer and bassist Geddy Lee's double duties have been straining...
Dawes Higher Ground South Burlington, VT July 21, 2015 Dawes is making up for lost time in 2015. The jny: Los Angeles-based band reasserted themselves as recording artists in the studio with All Your Favorite Bands (Hub Records, 2015) and is now taking the next logical step in their development...
Music documentaries made by fans easily fall into two categories: they either fend off non-believers or they turn them into true believers and draw them into the fold. Director Mark Shuman's film Journey of Dreams about the band Morphine begins almost by excluding the non-believers but all the way t...
Hiya folks, once again in advance of the glorious Pale Imitation Festival we have a podcast exploring all the weird and wonderful bands who will be playing in Edinburgh during August for your wild and enthusiastic entertainment. Because you’re coming along, right? All of you? Oh god do please come. Please. Pleasepleasepleasepleaseplease! Ah fuck that, […]
Sounds like: Rilo Kiley, Desire, Kavinsky Song: Sad Robot - I Want You Bad What's so good? The band Sad Robot's initial success came in 2012 with the release of 1.0, under a more traditionally rock sound. However, during 2014, Kat Pawlak and Nick Perez began exploring new sounds and ideas. Show More Summary