Links that got us thinking on Tuesday, December 17: Beyonce’s new album is a stunt.Social media companies need to get better at social media.Facebook’s two faces.The rise and fall of Spotify tribute band Led ZepAgain.Behind Aereo’s decision...Show More Summary
For a 45 recorded in 1965, sonically, it kinda has a LOT in common with SoCal punk from the late '70s... and prolly also the Ventures. The group of Worlocks were from Port Byron, New York, and began as the Capital Five; they became the Worlocks in 1964. Show More Summary
"We Jump Street. And we 'bout to jump in yo ass!" Sony/Columbia has debuted a new green band trailer to compliment the first red band trailer for Phil Lord & Chris Miller's 22 Jump Street, the sequel to the "21 Jump Street reboot". Yep, both Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum are back, as is Ice Cube. Show More Summary
When marketing an R-rated comedy like the upcoming 22 Jump Street, the red-band trailer is a great tool. It quickly and easily gives the audiences what they want: vulgarity, nudity, violence and any number of other inappropriate things the final film will have. For the most part, though, those trailers largely live online. When you […]
Miley Cyrus’ Wrecking Ball gets a haunting echo courtesy of British electronic pop band London Grammar, one of last year’s breakout bands. If you dig their sound, check out the band’s debut album If You Wait.
Following the Red Band trailer yesterday, Sony Pictures has now also released the Green Band trailer for 22 Jump Street which features new footage. The sequel hits theaters on June 13, 2014. After making their way through high school...Show More Summary
When you think about the holidays, Megadeth is surely one of the first things to come to mind. The thrash metal band showed off some of their Christmas songs on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," terrifying children in the process.
Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul recently helped a Chicago couple get engaged, giving fans of the AMC drama yet another reason to love him. First, Jason Lord and a band performed Mr. Big’s “To Be With You” for his girlfriend Jackie Prater — a song they drunkenly sung together during one of their first dates. Show More Summary
Nirvana, Cat Stevens, and the E Street Band are but a few of 2014’s inductees in to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Additional inductees include Linda Ronstadt, Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates and… Kiss. As you may or may not know, artists are eligible for induction 25 years after the release of their first single. Show More Summary
Is Nicki Minaj preparing to record a duet with the British girl group Little Mix? If the band has anything to say about it, then they’ll head into the studio with the rapper very soon. The four-piece is reportedly very keen to hop in the recording booth with the former American Idol judge. Show More Summary
The Charlie Daniels Band is digging deep into their past to release a handful of live recordings from 1979 from the fifth year of the momentous Volunteer Jam. It's the first in a series of upcoming digital EPs released by the band. Get the full details about the band's EP Series here!
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced on Tuesday it has whittled down the original list of 16 nominees to six artists that will be inducted in 2014 Grunge pioneers Nirvana made it into the hall on the band's first try after becoming the youngest act ever to be nominated for entry. Show More Summary
Waxed Up Hair & Painted Shoes, by Jim Walsh and Dennis Pernu, presents a “photographic history” of one of indie-rock’s sloppiest, most frustrating and most important bands: The Replacements.
For no reason at all (or, perhaps, for every reason), here is a video of Macaulay Culkin eating a slice of pizza. Promo for his band? Promo for the pizza? Promo for you to watch Home Alone on Christmas this year? You decide.... More...
Paul Stanley is trading his love gun in for a word processor. The KISS frontman signed a deal to write a memoir of his wild times as the co-founder of the flamboyant 1970s metal band, publisher HarperOne announced on Tuesday. The book will feature previously unpublished photographs and...
By Doug Moore It turns out that the demonym for Halifax, Canada is "Haligonian." You learn something new every day. Let's try using that in a sentence: the Haligonian hardcore bands Concrete Asylum and Abject Pax both have new EPs.....
Gloriana's new single "Best Night Ever" has just been released at all digital retailer. The band is currently is the studio writing and recording for a planned new album release in 2014 on Emblem/ Warner Bros. Get the complete details about the new single here!
This song's about btches making it look easy… And Danity Kane's tight harmonies and killer dance moves are so flawless, somewhere Diddy is a proud Making the Band papa! The seksi, now foursome, returned to perform on Monday at the House of Blues in El Lay for their first show after a five year hiatus! Dawn Richard, [...]
Why is Rob Ford dancing with a reggae band in the middle of Toronto City Council? Read more...
Last week, we learned something new: Macaulay Culkin is a member of a pizza-themed Velvet Underground cover band that's recording and releasing a demo. This week, we absorb the fact that they've now put on an actual show show and have been interviewed (along with fellow pizza-lovers Radical Dads) on Heritage Radio Network.