Billboard reports all postings on Radiohead’s Facebook and Twitter accounts were inexplicably deleted Sunday and its website also went blank.
Hangout Festival headliner, Lenny Kravitz, to premiere his concert documentary “Just Let Go” a week before the big festival on Showtime.
92ZEW’s free concert series & reach for the beach to play Hangout Fest challenge at Soul Kitchen, featuring Larkin Poe & Hotel Oscar
Read celeb reactions of Prince’s passing. Watch a wickedly insane guitar solo from Hall of Fame induction ceremonies where he joined other superstars to cover “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.”
Giants pitcher Jake Peavy investing in music in Mobile, meanwhile Jack White is investing in a new manufacturing company whose focus is baseball bat design & aesthetics. Maybe Jake & Jack ought to team up?
Mexican news site posted pic of meat with image of the horned devil (or a cat standing on its hindlegs). You decide: how much will it go for on ebay?
The Arcs covered Bobby Parker’s ‘Watch Your Step’ for the “Vinyl” series on HBO.
USS ALABAMA Battleship Memorial Park will be one of hundreds of museums across the nation offering free admission this Saturday, March 12, for Smithsonian Magazine’s 12th Annual Museum Day Live!
Flaming Lips, Ben Harper, Grouplove, and The Arcs are also playing the two-day festival in July. See the rest of the lineup and details here.
We’re so proud of our homegrown Mobile talent, Wet Willie, finally getting the induction they deserve! Doing the induction honors is Mike Farris (Screamin’ Cheetah Wheelies guitarist).
Baird will be with Mersey Beatles at Mobile Civic Center 2/26 selling & autographing copies of her new book Imagine This – Growing Up with John Lennon. “I had to set the record straight because after John died the stories got wild very very quickly.” Hear the interview about her book, how the Beatles started & more.
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Congratulations Troy Andrews, aka Trombone Shorty. His autobiography/children’s book got a Caldecott & Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award.
Sting and Peter Gabriel are joining forces, bands and songs for a joint headline tour across North America starting June 21 in Columbus, OH.
Celebrities worldwide took to social media to express their grief & condolences of the iconic David Bowie’s passing, including Elijah Wood, Brit PM David Cameron, Kanye West, Foo Fighters,
Mobilians will attempt to break the Guinness record for most elves in one place simultaneously on Dec. 11 with plenty of entertaining festivities.
Here’s the new music you’ve been hearing on 92ZEW this week. Rate the songs, get artist info, videos and more with the Free 92ZEW app. Or just tweet/facebook/email….
Tonight, My Morning Jacket kicks off a four-night run at New York City’s Beacon Theatre. The last time Jim James and company played multiple shows in the Big Apple, they played five dates in 2010 and performed one of their albums in full at each show.
The Arcs to release special six-song EP for Record Store Day. Here’s one of the songs from the new album.
President Obama joins the growing list of super-stars contributing to Coldplay’s new album ‘A Head Full of Dreams.’ Noel Gallagher, Beyonce & her daughter, and Gwyneth Paltrow (Martin’s ex) are also on the album.
The new winter attraction at Cooper Riverside Park downtown, an ice skating rink, opens up this Saturday, 11/14. It will be open 7 days a week from noon to 10 p.m. week days and until 11 p.m. on weekends through New Year’s Eve.
Listen & Watch the official video for Adele’s ’25’ here.
“Brittany Howard is the true definition of a powerhouse, from her unique and crushing vocals, to her meteoric rise in the last four years. She led Alabama Shakes to a massive year that included their Coachella debut and is quite deserving of Billboard’s recognition”