Archive for January 19th, 2011

Digest: Snoop Dogg Announces ‘Doggumentary’; Spike Jonze Turns Arcade Fire Video Into Short Film

January 19th, 2011
Snoop Dogg to Release 'Doggumentary'Doggumentary Snoop Dogg's 11th studio album is scheduled to hit stores on March 29th The rapper will be promoting the record with his Get Wet tour which will hit several large theaters along the west coast and through the midwest The tour began last night at...

New Album Reviews: The Decemberists, Gregg Allman, Smith Westerns

January 19th, 2011
The highlights from this week's Rolling Stone album reviews include The Decemberists' The King is Dead which Will Hermes praised for its sumptuous harmonies and unfussy arrangements; a reissue of the Jayhawks' overlooked alternative country classic Tomorrow the Green Grass; and the second album by Rolling Stone...

Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Kings of Leon Headline Coachella Festival

January 19th, 2011
Kings of Leon Arcade Fire Kanye West and The Strokes have been announced as the headliners of the 2011 Coachella Festival in Indio California The eclectic bill will also feature Animal Collective Duran Duran PJ Harvey the Black Keys the National Lauryn Hill Cee Lo Green Robyn Bright Eyes the...

Lil Wayne Talks Prison Life In New ‘Rolling Stone’ Cover Story

January 19th, 2011
In the new issue of Rolling Stone — on stands and online in the digital archives on January 21st (subscription required) — Lil Wayne opens up for the first time about his time in prison (See video from his cover shoot below) During his eight month stint in Building C-76...