Archive for July 8th, 2011

Lil Wayne Releases New Song ‘Tunechi’s Back’

July 8th, 2011
Click here to listen to Lil Wayne's "Tunechi's Back" Here's the first song off Lil Wayne's new mixtape Sorry for the Wait which he'll release on Wednesday Wayne is calling the tape a "thank you" to his fans for attending the first leg of his I Am Still Music tour; the...

Kid Rock Wants Rick Rubin to Produce His New Album

July 8th, 2011
Rolling Stone caught up with Kid Rock at the kickoff of the latest leg of his Born Free tour in Milwaukee this weekend and learned that the rocker has plans to record a brand new album later this year Rock isn't quite sure what the next record will be like...

More Bob Seger Shows Likely This Fall

July 8th, 2011
In March Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band hit arenas for the first time since 2007 playing long sets full of both the band's massive hits and rarely performed deep cuts But it may not be over yet Seger's longtime saxophonist Alto Reed tells Rolling Stone the band had...

Weekend Rock Question: Which Musician is the Best Dancer of All Time?

July 8th, 2011
Last week we asked Rolling Stone readers to name their favorite pop queen of all time – and we compiled the votes into a top 10 list Our question for you this week is Which musician is the best dancer of all time? Feel free to consider disco stars teen pop...

Das Racist Reveal Details of Debut Album

July 8th, 2011
Mischievous Brooklyn rappers Das Racist have announced that they will finally release a proper album titled Relax on September 13th The trio who put out two highly acclaimed mixtapes Shut Up Dude and Sit Down Man last year will release their debut on Greedhead Music a label imprint run by...

Patrick Stump Announces Summer Tour Dates

July 8th, 2011
Patrick Stump is about to hit the road again in support of his recent EP Truant Wave The former Fall Out Boy frontman will kick off his summer tour on August 3rd at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis Minnesota and wrap up later in the month at the HOB Parish...

R.E.M. Begin Work on New Album

July 8th, 2011
Michael Stipe has announced in a message posted to xoJanecom that he is at an Athens Georgia recording studio working on a new REM album Stipe who is friends with site founder Jane Pratt – the woman behind the late lamented Sassy magazine – has been sending real-time updates to...

The Pixies Finally Begin Contemplating New Album

July 8th, 2011
In the seven years since the Pixies reformed for a series of highly successful series of reunion tours they've managed to resist fans' pleas for a new album But now according to drummer David Lovering the band is beginning to crack "It's definitely a stronger possibility than it was a...

Jay-Z Previews ‘Watch the Throne’ in New York

July 8th, 2011
Last night Jay-Z invited a handful of reporters to a hotel in Soho to hear Watch the Throne his highly anticipated full-length collaboration with Kanye West Arriving minutes before 9 PM – just as soon as he could tear himself away from watching the Yankees game to see...

Ghostface Killah Sued by ‘Iron Man’ Composer

July 8th, 2011
Ghostface Killah and Sony Music Entertainment are being sued by Hollywood composer Jack Urbont for illegally sampling his "Iron Man Theme" which was written for an animated television series based on the Marvel Comics character in the Sixties The theme was used on two tracks from the Wu-Tang Clan rapper's...