Mandela was reportedly receiving intense medical treatment for a lung infection for several months. Ironically, the first new music we’ve heard from U2 in a while, is a new song inspired by Mandela for the upcoming biopic on Mandela.
handwritten, working lyric sheet for Bruce Springsteen’s 1975 hit “Born to Run” sold for $197,000 today (12/5/13) at Sotheby’s.
Big name musicians, record companies and publishers waive fees for 39 track compilation cd to help relief efforts in Phillipines.
High Hopes finds Springsteen in a number of different musical settings, and includes the members of the E Street Band as well as guitarist Tom Morello and many additional players. Watch video of new song.
DNC releasing Volume 4 in their EP series, Songs for the Turntable’, in January. Meanwhile, the band jammed with R.E.M. recently and have a TV show in the works.
“Not since the Hindenberg tragedy has there been anything like this'”
Some of the Saenger’s upcoming confirmed shows include Buddy Guy with Jonny Lang, Southern Soul Assembly (featuring Marc Broussard, Anders Osborne, JJ Grey & Luther Dickinson), Charlie Brown Christmas, and The Machine (Tribute to Pink Floyd). See some pics from the Re-Opening Gala.
We got word a new project from Broken Bells (Dangermouse and James Mercer of the Shins) is coming
Happy Halloween! Got your suit yet? Here’s ideas that Computer Programmers will totally identify with: Hard drive, Linux, Apache Server and of course, big pile of doo doo posing as Internet Explorer! LOL
Today’s also the 75th Anniversary of the Legendary Radio broadcast of War of the Worlds that terrified the nation.
Beck teams with Capitol Records, new art coming to the tune of Sea Change. Beck to release album of originals, his first since 2008’s universally acclaimed Modern Guilt
Fleetwood Mac and Beck in music news. Birthdays include Bela Lugosi, Peter Green, and Peter Timmins.
Want to know what new ZEW tunes play the most or seeking a certain song? Well, here’s this week’s top tunes (including 92NEW and Radio Avalon).
New ‘research’ released. Would you rather appear ‘attractive and competent’ or ‘likeable but not trustworthy’. Are you still a cool parent or trying to catch up to the kids’ popculture craze?
What happens when you cross Billie Jo Armstrong and Norah Jones? Who’s in the running for class of 2014 RnR Hall of Fame
Plant wants John Paul Jones sung songs on Zeppelin remasters; Janes Addiction to be honored in a big way. Rock history, did you know Sinead O’Connor was ordained into Catholic sisterhood? Beatles are bigger than the Beatles. And, Happy Birthday Mobile metro’s own Shelby Lynne. shelby
Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, Ray Davies, Madonna, Cat Stevens among 2014 induction nominees.
Friends and members of Grateful Dead pay homage to Garcia with big concert.
While you’ll miss out on enjoying a concert with thousands of other fans, you can still partially experience Muse in concert with their upcoming concert release for movie theatres. Watch the trailer here.
Props Matt Swoboda of Theodore, Smartest in Lower Alabama!
- The Doors ‘The Spy’
- Death Cab for Cutie ‘I Will Follow You into the Dark’
- The Clash ‘Jimmy Jazz’
Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has some choice words for Gene Simmons’ over vitriolic statements about Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse
if you seem to recognize the music, it’s familiar yet you can’t seem to place it….
On September 25, 1980 we lost the chance to ever see the original Zeppelin lineup again as Bonzo died at 32 yrs old. Jim James spotted at high school, ChickFest,…..
Bob Dylan’s latest project, an art exhibit showcasing his recent iron sculptures, will open this November at the Halcyon Gallery in London, the BBC reports and Rolling Stone report.
Mumford and Sons announced theyâ€™ll be going on hiatus for â€œthe foreseeable future.â€