One of the most popular electronic music and melody makers of the last two decades, Depeche Mode, returns with a tour and new album, ‘Delta Machine’ (available March 26). Listen to the first sample of the record below, take the poll. The Delta Machine World Tour, appropriately enough, launches in Detroit, Â August 22. Â The closest [...]
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Depeche Mode to launch tour Aug. 22 in Detroit in support of new album ‘The Delta Machine’, available March 26.Â Pre-order or PurchaseÂ Delta MachineÂ on Amazon.com By April 1st And Receive Early Access to Tickets. Â Tickets Go On Sale To The Public April 6th at LiveNation.com LOS ANGELES, CA (March 11, 2013) – Depeche Mode, one [...]
(Video) – Join Chief cook and bottle washer Pablo today in the Gumbo Shop for a rather interesting hour of tribute tunes on the Anniversary of the release of Elvis Presley, his debut album on RCA Records (March 23, 1956). For a smile, check out the video below of a two year old’s excellent Elvis impersonation.
Listen and rate the first single. The Thin White Duke releases his first record in ten years this Tuesday, March 12, The Next Day (his 30th studio album overall). Bowie says if anything has changed in the past decade, “My energies are still exactly in the same place â€“ my work is a priority over [...]
Cash Prizes if you win this incredible opportunity for area artists, a chance to design the official BayFest poster for its 19th year. This yearâ€™s festival is October 4-6, 2013 in the streets of downtown Mobile. Help us celebrate the 19th year of Alabamaâ€™s Largest Music Festival with a vibrant piece of unique artwork! Â Examples [...]
Mackelmore & Ryan Lewisâ€™ â€œThrift Shopâ€ logs their eighth straight week on top of the Digital Songs chart, marking the longest run in the top spot since Carly Rae Jepsenâ€™s â€œCall Me Maybeâ€ dominated the list for seven weeks last year. The song has raked in over 4.2-million downloads since its release five months ago. [...]
Last year,Â Gregg AllmanÂ released his autobiography,Â My Cross to Bear.Â Â Fans and readers alike fell in love with the book and there are even rumors that it will be turned into a film.Â Â When Gregg Â was asked if there was any truth to those reports, he said “Umâ€¦ Iâ€™m the kind of person that doesnâ€™t speak about things until [...]
After a small hiatus, the California trio return with a rockin’ cover of The Call’s “Let the Day Begin” from the upcoming album Spectre at the Feast.Â There’s good reason they chose that song to cover; Robert Been, frontman of BRMC is son of The Call’s frontman and founder, Michael Been. When BRMC’s popularity grew, Michael [...]
Videos – Stevie Wonder at Bonnaroo 22 time Grammy winner Stevie Wonder will be funkin’ it out on the beaches along with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons, Afrojack, Big Gigantic, Holy Ghost!, Baauer, Ra Ra Riot, and Wild Feathers were also announced today. The award winning festival is set for [...]
Gregg Allman biopic? Kravitz drops out of Marvin Gaye movie. #SlashBird. Â Plus today’s Music History / Birthdays Allman Brothers – One Way Out It’s rumored a movie in the works based on Gregg Allman’s autobiography My Cross to Bear. Allman did not confirm or deny the rumors, but simply said “Iâ€™m the kind of [...]
According to Rolling Stone, Smashing Pumpkin frontman, Billy Corgan, has added pro-wrestling to his resume and is using furniture to promote his new wrestling company. Here’s some of the Rolling Stone story that called the TV ad bizarre, followed by video of the smashing new ad: Pro wrestlers have a knack for destroying furniture, and [...]
This weekend look for NOLA legend Aaron Neville on CBS Sunday Morning and on PBS in a new concert doc that debuts March 2, Aaron Neville: Doo Wop – My True Story.Â Multiple Grammy Award winner Aaron Neville will be featured on CBS Sunday Morning, March 3rd with an in-depth look and listen to Aaron’s [...]
Ticket Sarasota reported today the death of guitarist Dan Toler at the age of 65. Toler had been suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease and was unable to play guitar or speak the last few months of his life. In addition to playing with the Allman Brothers back in the ’70′s, Toler played with Gregg Allman [...]
Elvis Costello collaboration with the Roots to be released on Record Store Day (April 20) The Killers cover New Order with Bernard Sumner (of New Order) Jack White explains his invention, the Triple Decker Vinyl Record (free record inside another) ————————————————————– When Elvis Costello visited late night with Jimmy Fallon, he got along so well [...]
Jumping on a shuttle is the fastest, easiest and safest way to get to Hangout! Plus, you never know who might be on the ride ready to entertain with their guitars! Shuttle passes are limited, so get yours NOW by clicking here ! Shuttles run from several different locations and weekend passes are $50 and [...]
Dave Matthews Band has announced their 2013 Summer Tour which will include a July 23rd stop at The Amphitheater at The Wharf in Orange Beach, AL! This will be the band’s first-ever performance at the Gulf Coast’s premier outdoor music venue. Â Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, March 22nd. Â Full local details [...]
Adding to the list of talents, Jack White is named official Record Store Day 2013 Ambassador. Considering he invented a double 7″ vinyl inside vinyl record, he’s the perfect choice for the gig, dontcha think? For the occasion Jack steps up to the video cam and shows us inside workings of a record pressing plant, [...]
Phoenix released the full details of their new album, Bankrupt!, which arrives in stores on April 23rd. This marks the French indie rockersâ€™ fifth studio album and will feature the songs â€œOblique City,â€ â€œTrying To Be Coolâ€ and â€œS.O.S in Bel Air.â€ The group will kick off their tour in Vancouver on March 29. They [...]
Seems there’s a little verbal jousting as a result of Justin Bieber’s Grammy snub. When asked about the snub by TMZ, Black Key Patrick Carney said “Grammys are for, like, music, not for money … and he’s making a lot of money, … He should be happy.” Not to be outdone, Bieber immediately took to [...]
FESTIVAL SIGNS MULTI-YEAR DEAL WITH MTV, VH1, CMT AND LOGO AS EXCLUSIVE PARTNERS Update Mar. 6: Hangout Fest organizers announced final headliner: Motown legend Stevie Wonder, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons, Afrojack, Big Gigantic, Holy Ghost!, Baauer, Ra Ra Riot, and Wild Feathers. Hangoutfest Website General Admission starts $229 each, payment [...]
There’s a litany of songs for a good Mardi Gras library. Songs that encompass the feelings and energy of the area’s pre Lent celebrations. But we noticed at most of the Mardi Gras balls, there’s not many authentic Mardi Gras songs being played. So maybe we could help the krewes out with a list of [...]
Muse just launched the North American leg of its tour in support of The 2nd Law, and this time around, the stage show features a huge pyramid of LED screens, lasers, customized video and other effects. But with a history of putting on concerts that are visually stunning, drummer Dominic Howard says it’s getting difficult [...]
Mumford and Sons are the spotlight for Showtime’s musical winter with two exclusive documentaries on the band; ‘The Road to Red Rocks’ and the Grammy nominated film ‘Big Easy Express’. The band is also set to play Musicares tribute to Bruce Springsteen and the Grammy Awards. <– Watch the live Bonnaroo performance 2011 below –> [...]
Coachella Music Festival Lineup was just released and includes a few reunions, like Blur (band that features Gorillaz’ Damon Albarn), The Stone Roses, OMD and New Order. Also on the two week bill are Red Hot Chili Peppers, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Modest Mouse, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix, Lou Reed, The Lumineers, 2 Chainz and many [...]
Update:Â Â AJ Niland of Huka Ent. confirmed that yes, SFX did indeed buy Huka, a deal they’ve been working on for months. But it is actually a more positive move for the group insofar as SFX will still maintain ‘divisions’ of promoters and Huka will be in charge of the rock division. So they’ll still do [...]
McCartney uses his ’71 track ‘Heart of the Country’ while Elvis Costello voices over and the team behind Gorillaz videos provide animations for a new tv ad campaign promoting the vegetarian line of Linda McCartney Foods. According the Independent UK, Costello, a vegetarian and friend of the McCartneys since the 80′s, said â€œLinda always talked [...]
Athens GA band Perpetual Groove announced their break-up, originally slated for the end of their tour, is now scheduled for today. Therefore, they’re not playing Soul Kitchen tonight as previously planned. However, Mama’s Love is still on the bill. Any questions? Call Soul Kitchen 251-433-5958.
92ZEW’s tradition of exposing new artists with a showcase continues with a free concert at Moe’s Original BBQ this SundayÂ in the heart of downtown Mobile. Â The ZEW Krewe is very excited to bring in A&M Records artist,Â ChurchillÂ . Continuing Moe’s Grand Opening celebration on SuperBowl Sunday with a show before the football show at 4pm from [...]
Recording studios are apparently the hip topic. Dave Grohl is premiering his Sound City Studios rock doc this week at Sundance Film Festival and word is Muscle Shoals get the rock doc treatment too. According to Rolling Stone magazine Muscle Shoals, directed by Greg “Freddy” Camalier, is also premiering at Sundance. The film boasts never [...]
Famed E-Street Band guitarist and radio show host, Steven Van Zandt, is finding success in television world. Little Steven (aka Silvio Dante) is in the midst of producing and filming season two of Lilyhammer,Â his series for tv that’s airing exclusively through Netflix (Season One is available for download now).
Elija Joseph Daniel Furnish-John was born via surrogate Monday, January 11 in Los Angeles. Elton’s partner David Furnish tells Hello! mag…. â€œBoth of us have longed to have children, but the reality that we now have two songs is almost unbelievable. The birth of our second son completes our family in a most precious and [...]
Foo Fighter puts together supergroup to debut his documentary at Sundance Dave Grohl is on his way to legendary Sundance Film Festival where he’ll premiere Sound City, his documentary about the heritage SoCal Sound City Studios. To stand out in the crowd, the rocker plans to play with some of his heroes in a supergroup [...]
Hot off a killer show at the Saenger Theatre downtown, it’s just been announced Gregg Allman will join his musical soul brothers for a string of shows at the historic Beacon Theatre in New York. They’re set to play 10 nights between March 1st & 16th, which is almost an annual thing since 1989, says [...]
U2 revealed the working title of their upcoming album during an interview with U-K paper The Independent. Bono said that the working title of their next effort is 10 Reasons to Exist, and that it would come out in 2013. Itâ€™s been three years since their last record, No Line on the Horizon, was released.
Katy Perry and John Mayer have been dating on-and-off for the past year, and it looks like, just maybe, theyâ€™re ready to bring their relationship to the next level. People magazine reports that the couple spent Christmas together, and Katy even brought Mayer to her parentâ€™s house to celebrate. A source for the magazine says [...]
The Rolling Stones’ Ronnie Wood has his ‘little rock and roll’ as the bassist got married last Friday in London. Wood announced his engagement to Sally Humphries, back in October. And while Wood’s old friend, Rod Stewart served as his best man and Paul McCartney was among the attendees, it was reported that Ronnie’s band [...]
92ZEW and Soul Kitchen are helping you get your Mardi Gras groove on with the first rate fortified funk n roll of Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, live in concert, Friday, February 2. Â Plus 92ZEW has your chance to win tickets to the show before they go on sale in the 5:00 Traffic Jam Monday and Tuesday. [...]
The Rolling Stones are set to play their final 50 and Counting concert this Saturday in Newark, New Jersey and we hear some special guests will join them on stage. Look for Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga and the Black Keys to jam with the legendary band. Â Talk about a “Superjam!”Â Â Who knows, maybe more will come [...]
92ZEW is proud to present Â one of the modern greats of the Big Easy, Galactic with Corey Henry (Of Living Colors) on vocal duties. The band hits the road for the Freeze Out Tour 2013 supporting their latest funkifried release Carnivales ElectricosÂ which is inspired by the full-on Mardi Gras experience, from preparations to celebrations to the stillness of Ash Wednesday, but being Galactic, they got to add that luscious lagnaippe. This time it’s a bevy of beats from other places that lay it out on Mardi Gras day,
U.S. tour launches next year in Phoenix on March 14. Slowhand will hit about a dozen or so cities before he wraps things up with the fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival in New York April 12th and 13th with Allman Brothers Band, BB King, Brad Paisley, Eric Clapton, Gary Clark Jr., Jeff Beck, John Mayer, Keith Urban, Vince Gill and many more.