Archive for February 17th, 2011

Digest: Radiohead Deny Tokyo Concert Rumors; Waka Flocka Flame’s Mother Says He Wasn’t Involved in Shooting

February 17th, 2011
Radiohead Deny Concert in TokyoRadiohead's spokeperson has shot down rumors that the band would play a secret concert in Tokyo tomorrow Earlier today the band tweeted a mysterious message in Japanese indicating that fans should go to Hachiko Square in Shibuya at 659 pm The spokesperson did not provide any...

Rod Stewart Welcomes His Eighth Child

February 17th, 2011
Rod Stewar just became a father for the eighth time Stewart's wife Penny Lancaster gave birth to a son Aiden on Wednesday the 66-year-old rocker's rep tells UsMagazinecom PHOTOS Can you believe these couples' age differences? "Rod and Penny are thrilledMother and baby are healthy and blissfully happy" the rep says...

Black Sabbath Bassist Geezer Butler: ‘There Will Definitely Be No Reunion Of All Four Original Members’

February 17th, 2011
In a stunning blow to metal fans everywhere Black Sabbath bassist Geezer Butler has released a statement firmly denying any possibility of a Sabbath reunion "I would like to make it clear because of mounting speculation and rumours that there will be definitely no reunion of all four original members...

Queens Of The Stone Age to Headline ‘Rolling Stone’ South By Southwest Concert

February 17th, 2011
Queens Of The Stone Age will headline Rolling Stone's SXSW kick off concert on March 16th at La Zona Rosa in Austin Texas on a the bill with The Black Angels J Mascis Mini Mansion and Beast Make Bomb the winners of the Converse Get Out Of The Garage Contest This the...

Tupac Shakur Biopic Set to Start Filming This Spring

February 17th, 2011
A movie about the life of Tupac Shakur has been put back in production following a lengthy legal battle with the late rapper's mother Afeni Shakur-Davis Photos All Eyez on Tupac The project had been in the works with the production company Morgan Creek but was derailed when Shakur-Davis demanded extensive...

Exclusive Listen: Johnny Cash’s Early Demo of ‘Get Rhythm’

February 17th, 2011
Click to listen to Johnny Cash's "Get Rhythm" From Memphis to Hollywood Bootleg Vol 2 — a collection of demos B sides non-album singles and live performances by Johnny Cash — will be released on February 22nd but Rolling Stone has an exclusive track from the set right now This previously...

Blur Slowly Writing New Material

February 17th, 2011
According to Blur guitarist Graham Coxon the band have been slowly writing and recording new material but have no plans to release any of it soon In an interview with the NME yesterday Coxon explained that the group reunite periodically to record songs but added "I suppose it might turn...

Digest: Radiohead Teases Tokyo Event on Twitter; Bruno Mars Sentenced for Cocaine Possession

February 17th, 2011
Mysterious Radiohead Tweet Teases Possible Tokyo ConcertEarlier today Radiohead tweeted a time and location in Tokyo that could be a pre-release event for their new album The King of Limbs which will be released digitally on Saturday The tweet was written out in Japanese characters but when translated seemed to...

Aretha Franklin Will Return to the Stage and Release New Album

February 17th, 2011
Aretha Franklin has announced her first show since canceling a run of concerts last year due to illness The singer who is still recovering from surgery she had in December is set to perform at the Seneca Niagara Casino in Buffalo New York on May 28th (Gossip blogger Perez Hilton...

‘American Idol’ Recap: The Tears of Children

February 17th, 2011
Oh Idol Why must you aim a magnifying glass at your ant people and watch them burn? Last night's group tryouts were the most orchestrated gleeful bout of torture so far It all started with a sudden new rule In order to be eligible to compete a group had to...