Archive for December 8th, 2011

Korn Frontman: ‘Obama Is an Illuminati Puppet’

December 8th, 2011
Korn frontman Jonathan Davis has blasted President Obama calling him an "Illuminati puppet" in a new interview "He's basically dragged this country down into the worst it's ever been" Davis told Billboard "Like I say about the White House 'You've built this house of shame' Everybody looked up at the...

Mick Jagger and Keith Richards Will Pay Hubert Sumlin’s Funeral Expenses

December 8th, 2011
The funeral for Chicago blues great Hubert Sumlin the longtime guitar player for Howlin' Wolf who died Sunday at age 80 will be paid for by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones Sumlin's partner Toni Ann posted the news online "God bless the Rolling Stones" she wrote The...

Jay-Z Announces Carnegie Hall Concerts

December 8th, 2011
Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter will host the first ever hip-hop concert series at New York City’s landmark Carnegie Hall on February 6th and 7th he announced at a press conference this morning All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit at-risk and low-income students in New York City’s public school system "It’s...

Pitbull May Appear on ‘Glee’

December 8th, 2011
Pitbull may be set to appear on an upcoming episode of Glee Entertainment Weekly reports that the show's producers are considering the singer-rapper for the role of big brother to Santana (Naya Rivera) Gloria Estefan has already been cast as the character's mother In a video interview recorded at Rolling Stone...

John Fogerty Joins Pistol Annies Onstage in L.A.

December 8th, 2011
Miranda Lambert has a new album (Four the Record) a new-ish husband (Blake Shelton) and a new Country Music Association award (for Female Vocalist of the Year) But last night at a Los Angeles show by her girl-group side project the Pistol Annies Lambert seemed most proud of having made...

Tour Alert: Coldplay Returns to North America

December 8th, 2011
ColdplayNow that Coldplay fans have had ample time to religiously learn the lyrics from their 5th studio album Mylo Xyloto the band is taking to the road in April 2012 for the first time in three years With two Grammy nominations this year for the two premiere singles off their...

Underworld Named Music Directors of 2012 Olympics

December 8th, 2011
UK dance music icons Underworld best known for the hit "Born Slippy" have been named musical directors for the opening ceremonies of the 2012 Olympic Games in London "It’s just one of those things you never expect" the duo's Karl Hyde told Rolling Stone "It’s like 'Born Slippy' was for us"...

Exclusive Stream: Gucci Mane and V-Nasty’s ‘Food Plug’ featuring Berner

December 8th, 2011
Gucci Mane has been plenty busy in 2011 The Atlanta rapper released The Return of Mr Zone 6 in March and Ferrari Boyz a collaboration with Waka Flocka Flame in August Now comes Baytl another collaboration this time with Oakland's Vanessa "V-Nasty" Reece The record is due on December 13th but...

Free Download: Choir Of Young Believers’ Orchestral ‘Patricia’s Thirst’

December 8th, 2011
Click to listen to Choir of Young Believer's 'Patricia's Thirst' Danish orchestral pop group Choir of Young Believers will release their second album Rhine Gold March 20th on Ghostly International Founding songwriter and vocalist Jannis Noya Makrigiannis explains that the lush "Patricia's Thirst" is structurally different than the group's other...

John Lennon’s Last Interview

December 8th, 2011
This story is from the December 23 2010 issue of Rolling Stone On the evening of Friday December 5th 1980 John Lennon spoke to Rolling Stone editor Jonathan Cott for more than nine hours at his apartment on New York's Upper West Side and at the Record Plant recording studio Three...