Archive for August 10th, 2011

Aretha Franklin to be Honored at Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz

August 10th, 2011
Aretha Franklin will receive the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's Founder's Award at the organization's 25th anniversary event in Washington DC next month The soul legend will be honored at a gala event held at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater on September 12th which will be sponsored by Cadillac and...

On the Charts: Adele Returns to a Familiar Perch

August 10th, 2011
WINNER OF THE WEEK Consistency as Adele's 21 returns to Number One on Billboard's albums chart Even though it sold just 76000 copies a drop of eight percent this week the singer nonetheless has spent 12 weeks at the top – the most since Santana's Supernatural in 1999 and 2000...

Rock on TV Preview: Incubus Go Back to Basics on ‘Kimmel’

August 10th, 2011
Hot off their recent residency at a storefront in Los Angeles Incubus will  stop by Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight to play a song from their first new album in five years If Not Now When? The band endeavored to make their latest batch of songs simple and direct so expect...

Alice Cooper Preps ‘Welcome To My Nightmare’ Sequel

August 10th, 2011
Thirty-five years ago Alice Cooper ditched his longtime band teamed up with producer Bob Ezrin and created his legendary concept album Welcome To My Nightmare "I don't live in the past at all" Cooper tells Rolling Stone "But I recently started working on a new project with Ezrin He reminded...