Archive for September 2nd, 2011

Buffalo Springfield Postpone Reunion Tour Again

September 2nd, 2011
In news that should be no surprise to longtime Neil Young fans Buffalo Springfield have postponed their reunion tour Again The band had originally planned on launching a 30-date American tour this fall and then they bumped their plans back to January/February 2012 They now hope to tour sometime later in...

Sting Preps New Musical in New York

September 2nd, 2011
The Last Ship a stage musical based on Sting's 1991 album The Soul Cages has begun casting for a series of readings that will be held in October in Manhattan The book for the musical has been penned by Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning librettist Brian Yorkey and will feature up...

Elvis Estate Sues Arista Over Digital Royalties

September 2nd, 2011
Elvis Presley's estate has drafted a litigation-finance firm to sue Arista Music in Germany for unpaid royalties on the late singer's music from digital sales including ringtones mp3 downloads and apps featuring his songs The lawsuit alleges that Arista formerly RCA Records has exploited a 1973 buyout agreement that left...

T.I. Back in Federal Custody After Taking Luxury Bus to Halfway House

September 2nd, 2011
TI was back in federal custody yesterday less than 48 hours after his release following a dispute involving the rapper taking a luxury bus from a prison in Arkansas to a halfway house facility in Atlanta Steve Sadow the rapper's attorney told the Associated Press that the Federal Bureau of...