Apr 112014
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremy Highlights

Nirvana kinda reunited to play, but Kiss didn’t. Other inductees were Hall & Oates, Peter Gabriel, The E Street Band, Cat Stevens and Linda Ronstadt. Here’s the highlights of who said what and who jammed with who, and how many chicks pretended to be Kurt Cobain.

Apr 172013
3:30 Theme Park Challenge, April 18

Props Ronnie Seymore, winner of today’s three song challenge.

  • R.E.M. ‘What’s the Frequency Kenneth’
  • Pearl Jam ‘Jeremy’
  • Mike Doughty ‘Busting Up a Starbucks’
  • Mar 272013
    Musical Birthdays / History - March 27

    Celebrating birthdays today are Tony Banks, Andrew Farris and Brendan Hill. History notes: Lyle Lovett trampled by a bull, Michael Stipe goes to court, Clapton steals George Harrison’s wife and more…

    Jul 112012
    Rock 'n Roll History notes & birthdays - July 11

    Birthday celebraters today include Weezer bassist, Heather Locklear’s ex, and the Godfather of Goth. History notes on this day rock star becomes designer, Rust Never Sleeps debut, surgery woes for R.E.M. and Pink Floyd co-founder dies.

    Jul 252011
    Snow Patrol Announce New Music

    Irish rockers reveal details on new music, new single to be released officially next month and new EP out Sept. 4.

    Apr 152011
    Dear New Orleans Benefit Compilation - Gulf Coast Restoration

    Dear New Orleans Compilation; All proceeds this month benefit Gulf Coast Restoration. 31 tracks of collaborations, originals & covers including: Mike Mills, Steve Earle, Brandi Carlile, My Morning Jacket, the Wrens, the Flobots, Nelly McKay, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Bonerama, OK Go, Tom Morello, Wayne Kramer, Indigo Girls….

     April 15, 2011  Posted by on April 15, 2011 Music News, Oil Spill, Zew News
    Jan 202011
    New R.E.M.

    [poll id="138"] from R.E.M.’s forthcoming release “Collapse Into Now”

     Posted by on January 20, 2011
    Dec 152010

    R.E.M. to release new album Collapse Into Now March 8, 2011, which will feature musical guests Patty Smith, Lenny Kaye, Peaches, Eddie Vedder, and Joel Gibb of The Hidden Cameras. [...]

     Posted by on December 15, 2010
    Jun 212010
    REM - Fables Of The Reconstruction 'RisRis'

    R.E.M.’S ‘FABLES OF THE RECONSTRUCTION’ REMASTERED AND EXPANDED FOR 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION, TO BE RELEASED JULY 13 BY CAPITOL/I.R.S. 2CD and Digital Release Features Remastered Original Album Plus 14 Previously [...]