Music News

Sep 082014
 
Wilco Celebrates 20 with Rarities Release

Wilco’s 20 years together will be commemorated with box set release that includes oodles of rarities, plus a small tour. Meanwhile, frontman Jeff Tweedy is touring to support solo project, Tweedy.

 Posted by on September 8, 2014
Jan 282014
 
Folk Hero Pete Seeger Passes Away at 94

Pete Seeger, a seminal figure in American music who kept folk music alive and influenced generations of musicians from Bob Dylan to Bruce Springsteen, died Monday of natural causes in New York, his grandson confirmed to The New York Times. Seeger was 94.

 Posted by on January 28, 2014
Oct 222013
 
Music News, Birthdays, Rock History for October 22

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

 Posted by on October 22, 2013
Oct 212013
 
Muse to Release UHD Concert Film for Theaters

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.

 Posted by on October 21, 2013
Sep 092013
 
Read What USA Today has to say about ZEW Artist Jake Bugg

“With echoes of Bob Dylan, Oasis and Don McLean in his soulful voice, Brit sensation Bugg recorded his sophomore effort in Malibu with producing guru Rick Rubin”….. Read what USA Today had to say about Bugg.

 Posted by on September 9, 2013
Sep 042013
 
UK Economy Compared to Singer Jake Bugg

Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank Of England, has compared the UK economy to Jake Bugg.
Carney, who recently took on the position at the head of the bank, was speaking in Bugg’s hometown of Nottingham when he made the comparison with the singer-songwriter.

Aug 082013
 
Behind the Videos - Imagine Dragons, Mumford and Sons

Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds reveals the background of song & video for Demons; Mumford & Sons ‘Hopeless Wanderer’ video features Jason Sudeikis, Jason Bateman, Ed Helms and Will Forte. Director Sam Jones reveals the background. Watch both videos.

Jul 312013
 
Musical Birthdays, History and News for July 31

AmericanaRama touring festival (Dylan, Wilco, My Morning Jacket, and others) turning into special guest jams, Happy birthday Bill Berry, Will Champioin, Fatboy Slim, Daniel Ash….

Jun 042013
 
5PM Traffic Jams

presented by Bojangles, Airport & Azalea. List of July haps here. Join Lee Ann Waterrs as she soundtracks the days of our Rock N Roll lives with companion tunes for the day’s notable music news, birthdays and history. Get up-to-the-minute traffic updates from Skywatch Traffic and more.

May 282013
 
Coming Soon: Bruce Springsteen Fan Generated Movie

Life in a Day director Ridley Scott creating another video submission film, this time it’s videos from Springsteen fans with reflections on how the Boss and his music affected their lives.