Archive for July 2nd, 2012

Exclusive: Chapter 7 of Mike Campbell’s ‘The Guitars Documentary’

July 2nd, 2012
Over at TomPettycom Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell has been giving members of the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Highway Companion club a look inside his guitar collection telling the stories of his six-strings in a 15-part documentary series called simply The Guitars Now you can get an exclusive look at chapter 7...

Humor Writer Rallies Internet to Send Pitbull to Alaska

July 2nd, 2012
Pitbull may be headed to a Walmart on the secluded island of Kodiak Alaska reports the Associated Press As part of a marketing deal Walmart plans to send the reggaeton star to the store that lands the most "likes" on its Facebook page by July 16th However David Thorpe a writer...

David Guetta Dances with Lil Wayne and Chris Brown in ‘I Can Only Imagine’

July 2nd, 2012
With help from Chris Brown and Lil Wayne David Guetta recently shot the video for "I Can Only Imagine" the latest single from his hit album Nothing but the Beat The Colin Tilley-directed clip shows a dance floor virtual reality based around Guetta and a futuristic DJ booth While Wayne raps in front of...

Blur Plays Two New Songs Live Online

July 2nd, 2012
Blur took to the Internet today to play two new songs written for the 2012 London Olympics The broadcast started with a tribute video a recap of the band's career before launching into a rooftop performance of "Under the Westway" a tense delicate ballad with trembling piano parts by Albarn...

Skrillex to Score Harmony Korine’s ‘Spring Breakers’

July 2nd, 2012
Skrillex has been tapped to score Harmony Korine's upcoming film Spring Breakers The wub-wub wunderkind will provide original music for the film which stars James Franco as "Alien" a rapper inspired by real-life artist Riff Raff along with Selena Gomez Vanessa Hudgens and Gucci Mane "I think this film is going...

Rob Zombie Unveils ‘Mondo Sex Head’ Album Art

July 2nd, 2012
Long before the recent rise of EDM Rob Zombie was involved with others remixing his work releasing remix albums in 1996 (Supersexy Swingin' Sounds) and 1999 (American Made Music to Strip By) With his upcoming remix album Mondo Sex Head around the corner the rocker took some time to talk...

Katy Perry’s ‘Part of Me’ Movie: The 5 Best Moments

July 2nd, 2012
Though Katy Perry's new Part of Me styles itself as another 3D concert docu-flick a la Justin Bieber's Never Say Never the film comes across more like a Bravo reality show spliced with confetti-filled concert sequences And that's no mistake the Magical Elves production team famous for churning out slick...

D’Angelo Returns to TV With New Track at BET Awards

July 2nd, 2012
At last night's BET Awards D'Angelo played his first television performance in 12 years The R&B singer kicked off the performance with his hit "Untitled (How Does It Feel)" before joining his band behind the keys and jumping into a new track the funky "Sugar Daddy" Stars including Common and...

‘Point of Surrender’ by River City Extension – Free MP3

July 2nd, 2012
Artist River City ExtensionSong "Point of Surrender"Album Don't Let The Sun Go Down on Your Anger "'Point of Surrender' was probably the first song I wrote directly inspired by tour" says River City Extensions' Joe Michelini "I spent the night with this beautiful stranger in this beautiful town; it was...

Girls’ Christopher Owens Leaves Band

July 2nd, 2012
Girls frontman Christopher Owens announced on Twitter this morning that he is leaving the band "Dear all This may come as a surprise to many [and] has been an issue of much thought for me My decision was not easy to make" says Owens "I am leaving Girls My reasons...