Archive for July 23rd, 2012

Premiere: The Avett Brothers, ‘Live and Die’

July 23rd, 2012
On October 19th the Avett Brothers will team up with Southern soft drink Cheerwine for a special concert event at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville Virginia that will benefit family-aid organizations across the US Dubbed the Legendary Giveback the concert will be streamed live to anyone who makes a...

Q&A: Billy Joe Shaver on His Epic Career, Suicide Attempt and 2007 Waco Shooting Trial

July 23rd, 2012
On his 2009 track "I Feel a Change Coming On" Bob Dylan sang "I'm listening to Billy Joe Shaver and I'm reading James Joyce" Dylan is one of Shaver's many famous fans; Willie Nelson calls him "the greatest songwriter alive today" and Kris Kristofferson Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley have...

Amy Winehouse’s Father: ‘I Miss Her More Than I Can Say’

July 23rd, 2012
In a note posted on the Huffington Post Mitch Winehouse discusses the life and music of his daughter Amy who passed away a year ago today "Of course" he writes "I loved her voice – for me she was the greatest female vocalist of all time – but I also cherish...

New Order to Tour North America for the First Time in Seven Years

July 23rd, 2012
For the first time in seven years UK post-punk pioneers New Order will return to North America for a string of shows this October The seven-date tour kicks off on October 5th at San Francisco's Oakland Fox Theatre and swings through Los Angeles Denver Dallas New York City Chicago and...

Premiere: Machine Gun Kelly, ‘MGK Takes Over the Rucker’

July 23rd, 2012
In this video exclusive rapper Machine Gun Kelly gets the crowd going at the 2012 Entertainers Basketball Classic in Harlem's Rucker Park The Cleveland-based rapper spits his rhymes without hesitation as he moves around the court and wows the audience as he climbs up on a basketball hoop and raps...