Archive for July 21st, 2011

Rare Beatles Photos Sell Big at Auction

July 21st, 2011
A collection of previously unpublished photographs of the Beatles' early concerts in the United States shot by a teenager in 1964 has taken in over $360000 in an auction at Christie's in New York The set of black-and-white prints broken up into lots of about 50 each sold much higher...

Bruce Springsteen, NJ Gov. Chris Christie Neck-and-Neck in Hypothetical Race

July 21st, 2011
A poll conducted by Public Policy Polling reveals that if New Jersey's Republican governor Chris Christie faced off against Bruce Springsteen in a hypothetical political race they would start out tied at 42 percent of the vote each In the same poll Springsteen ranked higher in terms of favorability with...

Guns N’ Roses’ Matt Sorum’s Diamond Baby Releases Star-Studded Video

July 21st, 2011
Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver drummer Matt Sorum has a new band – and it's gotten off to a star-studded start The band's first video "The Last Rockstar" features Glee's Jane Lynch actress Juliette Lewis Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister and actor Verne Troyer (Watch below) "I called Verne Troyer and...

Mastodon Cut Loose on New Disc

July 21st, 2011
"Kids are going to get in trouble to this album" Mastodon guitarist-vocalist Brent Hinds says of the Atlanta metal band's fifth LP The Hunter (due later this year) "They're going to break speakers pop springs on their beds and get drunk and nude in public" Hinds had just wrapped the album's...

Clarence Clemons Remembered By His Wife Victoria

July 21st, 2011
The new issue of Rolling Stone on stands and available through Rolling Stone All Access on July 22nd contains an in-depth tribute to Clarence Clemons who died on June 18th In the piece Clemons' widow Victoria shares her memories of life with the Big Man Here is the complete e-mail interview with Victoria Clemons Remembering...

Judge Unlikely to Sequester Jury in Michael Jackson Trial

July 21st, 2011
The legal team for Dr Conrad Murray the physician charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson has asked a judge to consider sequestering the jury when the case goes to trial on September 8th Murray's attorneys have argued that the media circus around the case will influence...