Archive for April 1st, 2012

Carrie Brownstein to Write a Memoir

April 1st, 2012
It's a busy year in books for Portlandia star Carrie Brownstein The New York Times is reporting that the Wild Flag singer and guitarist has signed with Riverhead Press to write a memoir centered around her life in music and the Olympia Washington scene that spawned her well-loved previous band...

Kanye West Sued Over Another Sample

April 1st, 2012
Just weeks after settling a lawsuit with singer Syl Johnson Kanye West faces another claim of illegal sampling AllHipHopcom reports Robert Poindexter singer with the soul band the Persuaders claims that West used an uncleared sample of the 1972 hit "Trying Girls Out" on his remix of "Girls Girls Girls" featured...