Archive for September 23rd, 2011

Jane’s Addiction, Killers, Snoop Dogg Play Private Show for Silicon Valley Insiders

September 23rd, 2011
If you're Sean Parker the Napster/Facebook dude portrayed by Justin Timberlake in the film "The Social Network" and it's a few days before this year's Facebook developers' conference ("f8") and you suddenly decide you want to throw the party of the year what do you do? Apparently the answer is...

‘X Factor’ Recap: Flirting With Disaster

September 23rd, 2011
The first act sets the tone right away a tone of failure Ashley is a free spirit with otherworldly confidence – a character Maggie Gyllenhaal might've considered playing in the mid-2000s She twice calls herself a "starving artist" and it's actually one of her less quirky declarations While she's describing...

‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ Announces Pink Floyd Week

September 23rd, 2011
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon will celebrate the music of Pink Floyd next week with a full week of episodes including interviews with members of the band and performances of their songs by the Shins Foo Fighters and Pearl JamFloyd members Nick Mason and Roger Waters will appear individually as...

R.E.M. to Release Career-Spanning Hits Set in November

September 23rd, 2011
Recently disbanded alt-rock legends REM will release their first career-spanning retrospective Part Lies Part Heart Part Truth Part Garbage 1982-2011 on November 15th Few details of the set have emerged but Rolling Stone has confirmed that the compilation will include a handful of tracks recorded this year after the completion...