Archive for December 10th, 2009

Adam Lambert, Lady Gaga Named Walters’ “Fascinating People”

December 10th, 2009
Photo: ABCTwo singers who are closing out controversial years made Barbara Walters’ annual “Fascinating People” show last night: Adam Lambert and Lady Gaga. Lambert’s appearance was anticipated as his grand return to ABC, the network that aired last month’s American Music Awards and then canceled two of the American Idol breakout star’s appearances because he showed himself to be “unpredictable” on live television (relive his controversial AMAs performance here). Lambert will also appear on today’s ...

News Ticker: Sonic Youth, Beyonce, Portishead, Nas

December 10th, 2009
Photo: Von Holden/Getty Sonic Youth will return to the studio in 2010 to put their 17th studio album to tape. Guitarist Lee Ranaldo tells the BBC they’re also working on a DVD of footage from their recent Daydream Nation tour mixed with vintage clips of the band playing the LP, and added they’ve been digitizing archived audio and video tape, some dating back 30 years, for future releases. First Garth, now B? According to Billboard, ...