Archive for April 10th, 2012

Record Store Day Preview: Feist, Mastodon, Flaming Lips and More Offer Exclusive Releases

April 10th, 2012
Over the past two decades with consumers increasingly choosing to purchase their music via digital outlets countless independent records stores across the globe have been forced to throw up their shutters Leslie Feist however has a plan to stop this chain of events "I'll wear armor and hold up a...

Exclusive: Cut Chemist’s ‘Outro (Revisited)’ feat. Blackbird

April 10th, 2012
Click to listen to Cut Chemist's 'Outro (Revisited) feat Blackbird' Turntablist Cut Chemist recorded "Outro (Revisited)" as an ode to his tough times after being released from jail "I had a strong urge to run so I made a song that made me feel like I was being chased" he says...

Mobb Deep Denies Twitter Feud

April 10th, 2012
Mobb Deep rapper Havoc released a statement denying he was engaged in a Twitter brawl with his partner Prodigy Billboard reports According to Havoc the insulting tweets directed to his longtime collaborator were not written by himself but rather by someone who hijacked his account after finding his cell phone...

Whitney Houston Funeral Cost $187K for City of Newark

April 10th, 2012
Whitney Houston's funeral cost the singer's hometown of Newark New Jersey $187000 in police overtime CBS News reports Unsurprisingly many taxpayers in the city are furious as this amounts to five percent of the cash-strapped police department's $4 million budget for the year "I think it's absolutely ridiculous when you...