Archive for August 19th, 2011

Grateful Dead Drummer Mickey Hart Unveils New Band

August 19th, 2011
Former Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart has always been fascinated by music from the distant past but for his newest project he decided to go all the way back to the beginning of time  "For the last two or three years I've been sampling light waves from the cosmos starting...

Inside the Misfits’ First Album in 12 Years

August 19th, 2011
There are two types of Misfits fans those who feel that the band died in 1983 when then-leader Glenn Danzig split and those who understand that years later founding bassist Jerry Only was able to resurrect an entirely new beast from the ashes of the original True the current Misfits...

Amy Winehouse Foundation Delayed by Name Registration

August 19th, 2011
Amy Winehouse's father's plans to launch a charitable foundation in his late daughter's name have been delayed since the Amy Winehouse Foundation name has been registered by someone else "Someone else pinched it off us before we could get it registered" Mitch Winehouse told the BBC "All these donations which...

Pukkelpop Cancelled as Death Toll Rises to Five

August 19th, 2011
The death toll at the Pukkelpop Festival in Belgium has risen to five following a heavy storm that ravaged video screens tents and a stage at the event yesterday In addition to the five dead eight other concertgoers have been seriously wounded and 65 others have minor injuries Pukkelpop organizers...

Liam Gallagher Sues Brother Over Oasis Breakup

August 19th, 2011
Liam Gallagher is suing his brother and former Oasis bandmate Noel for disparaging comments made during the band's messy breakup in 2009 "I have taken legal action against Noel Gallagher for statements he made during the Electric Cinema press conference on July 6 during which he claimed Oasis pulled out...