Archive for February 2nd, 2011

The White Stripes Announce Their Break-Up

February 2nd, 2011
In a surprise news posting on Jack White's Third Man Records website The White Stripes officially announced that they have broken up "The reason is not due to artistic differences or lack of wanting to continue" the post reads "Nor any health issues as both Meg and Jack are feeling...

Pearl Jam Announce Details Of Their ‘Vs./Vitalogy’ Box Set

February 2nd, 2011
Pearl Jam's year-long celebration of their 20th anniversary will kick-off on March 29th with the re-release of 1993's Vs and 1994's Vitalogy as expanded editions The discs will be released separately as well as part of a three-disc box set "When we put out the Ten box set a few years...

Exclusive: Britney Spears’ Producer Dr. Luke Reveals ‘Femme Fatale’ Details

February 2nd, 2011
Britney Spears announced today that her new album due March 15 is titled Femme Fatale – but the superstar singer and her Los Angeles producers are still choosing songs and determining the final direction of the overall sound "It's not done" Dr Luke co-producing the album with longtime Britney collaborator...

Digest: Paul Simon and Foo Fighters Headline Festival; Cee Lo Opens For Prince

February 2nd, 2011
Paul Simon and Foo Fighters Headline Hangout FestivalPaul Simon Foo Fighters the Black Keys and Cee Lo Green have been announced as headliners at the second Hangout Festival which will be held on the beaches of the Gulf Shore in Alabama on May 20-22 The festival will also include performances...

The-Dream and Christina Milian Clash Over Justin Bieber Publishing Rights

February 2nd, 2011
The-Dream and Christina Milian are fighting over their divorce settlement which includes The-Dream giving the singer 10 percent of his publishing interest in Justin Bieber's hit "Baby" The-Dream co-wrote the song with Bieber Milian Tricky Stewart and Ludacris Photos Justin Bieber and Ozzy Osbourne Team Up for Super Bowl Ad According to...

Pete Doherty Denies Cocaine Charge in London Court

February 2nd, 2011
Pete Doherty singer and guitarist of Babyshambles and the Libertines appeared in a London court earlier today to face charges for cocaine possession The singer who has a long history of legal problems relating to his substance abuse issues denies the charge Photos Random Notes Doherty was arrested by police who were...

Elton John on Playing With Kanye, Hanging With Dylan and Filling His Baby’s iPod

February 2nd, 2011
For the cover story of the new issue of Rolling Stone Elton John sat down with Austin Scaggs for a career-spanning conversation Here are some key moments from the interview (To read the whole interview pick up a new copy of Rolling Stone or sign up for Rolling Stone Plus...

Elton John Gives Billy Joel ‘Tough Love’ in New Rolling Stone Cover Story

February 2nd, 2011
See video from John's cover shoot below In the new issue of Rolling Stone – on stands and in the digital archives Friday (subscription required) – Elton John reflects on his 40-year career Just days after the birth of his son Zachary John speaks about the joys of fatherhood his enduring relationship with...

Elton John, Lonely at the Top: Rolling Stone’s 1976 Cover Story

February 2nd, 2011
Elton John walked shyly into the corner room of his sprawling suite on the tenth floor of the Sherry-Nether-land Hotel in New York delivered a bone-crushing handshake and assumed the middle of a white sofa He rarely does interviews and when his eyes behind blue-tinted glasses look away they reveal...