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Mar 132013
 
Today's the Anniversary of the First Rock 'n' Roll Album Release

(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.

 Posted by on March 13, 2013
Mar 072013
 
Gregg Allman Biopic in the Works??

Last year, Gregg Allman released his autobiography, My Cross to Bear.  Fans and readers alike fell in love with the book and there are even rumors that it will be turned into a film.  When [...]

Feb 252013
 
RIP Allman Brother Daniel Toler

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 [...]

 Posted by on February 25, 2013
Feb 142013
 
Phoenix is Bankrupt!

Phoenix released the full details of their new album, Bankrupt!, which arrives in stores on April 23rd. This marks the French indie rockers’ fifth studio album and will feature the [...]

 Posted by on February 14, 2013
Feb 142013
 
Black Key Drummer battles Bieber Fever

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, [...]

 Posted by on February 14, 2013
Feb 022013
 
92ZEW Survey - Best Mardi Gras Tunes

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 [...]

 Posted by on February 2, 2013
Jan 312013
 
Muse Aims for "Personal" Stageshow

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, [...]

 Posted by on January 31, 2013
Jan 282013
 
Coachella Lineup Announced

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 [...]

 Posted by on January 28, 2013
Jan 172013
 
92ZEW Presents Free Concert with CHURCHILL

92ZEW’s tradition of exposing new artists with a showcase continues with a free concert at Moe’s Original BBQ this Sunday in the heart of downtown Mobile.  The ZEW Krewe is very [...]

 Posted by on January 17, 2013
Jan 142013
 
Little Steven's Underground TV Show

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 [...]

 Posted by on January 14, 2013
Jan 132013
 
Elton John Welcomes Second Son

Elija Joseph Daniel Furnish-John was born via surrogate Monday, January 11 in Los Angeles. Elton’s partner David Furnish tells Hello! mag…. “Both of us have longed to have children, but [...]

 Posted by on January 13, 2013
Jan 032013
 
U2 Reveals New Album Working Title

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 [...]

 Posted by on January 3, 2013
Dec 282012
 
Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood Ties the Knot

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. [...]

 Posted by on December 28, 2012
Dec 032012
 
Hangout Festival Early Bird Tickets Sold Out within Minutes

Hangout Music Festival Organizers report all levels of early bird tickets; general admission, VIP, and Super VIP, sold out within five minutes of going on sale Saturday. We’re really not surprised, insofar as organizers have really gone above and beyond to make the atmosphere more of an experience.

 Posted by on December 3, 2012
Nov 282012
 
Adele scores Diamond from Nielsen Soundscan

Patbacks and hugs to Adele who’s latest album ’21′ has now sold over 10 million units, ironically enough, the 21st album to receive the diamond since Nielsen started keeping track.

 Posted by on November 28, 2012
Nov 262012
 
4th Annual Hangout Festival dates announced with pre-sale ticket offer

It’s official, Hangout Music Festival 2013 is set for May 17-19. One of the premiere music festivals in the world, award-winning Hangout Festival will release a limited number of weekend tickets at a special pre-sale discount prices, just in time for the Holidays, December 1.

 Posted by on November 26, 2012
Nov 212012
 
Mardi Gras concert announced - Galactic live at Soul Kitchen

92ZEW is proud to present  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 Electricos 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,

 Posted by on November 21, 2012
Nov 192012
 
Clapton announces 2013 tour and Crossroads Guitar Festival

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.

 Posted by on November 19, 2012