Music News

May 022014
 
Next Year's Hangout Festival Could be the Last if Some Residents Have it Their Way

Gulf Shores city council is deciding the fate of Hangout Festival’s request to continue for 4 more years this week. A petition is circulating for Baldwin County Beach area residents to voice their support. 1,000 signatures by May 11 are needed.

Jan 092014
 
Muse, Arcade Fire, Replacements, OutKast to Play Coachella

OutKast reunion rumors confirmed today with the revelation of their headlining gig at Coachella. Cage the Elephant, Beck, Broken Bells, Fatboy Slim, Bryan Ferry and more to play.

Jan 092014
 
Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks Announce Departure from Allman Brothers Band

“For 25 years and 15 years respectively, we’ve had the honor and pleasure of playing, living, learning, and traveling with the Allman Brothers Band, one of the truly legendary rock and roll bands. We will be forever grateful for the opportunity…

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

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 162013
 
Gov't Mule New Album Includes Elvis Costello, Dr. John, Ben Harper, Grace Potter, Dave Matthews and More

Vocal interpretations of Gov’t Mule’s new songs by: Elvis Costello, Dr. John, Ben Harper, Toots Hibbert, Glenny Hughes, Jim James, Myles Kennedy, Dave Matthews, Grace Potter, Vintage Troube’s Ty Taylor, and Steve Winwood, to be featured as companion bonus disc to new studio album.

Jun 062013
 
Video: Michael Franti Dons Three Piece Suit in new 'I'm Alive' Video

‘I feel like summer 2013 just found its anthem’… Hangout Fest vet Michael Franti debuted the lively video today for his new tune ‘I’m Alive (Live Sounds Like)’.  The tune is from his eighth studio album, All People, which arrives July 30th in stores.

May 132013
 
David Byrne/Fatboy Slim Musical Will Get Off-Broadway Cast Album

The Public Theater’s world-premiere production of the David Byrne-Fatboy Slim musical Here Lies Love, starring Ruthie Ann Miles and Jose Llana, will receive an Off-Broadway cast album. via David Byrne-Fatboy Slim Musical Here Lies Love Will Get Off-Broadway Cast Album – Playbill.com. Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and Peter and the Starcatcher Tony nominee Alex Timbers [...]