Archive for September 27th, 2012

Neil Young Expands Pono Digital-to-Analog Music Service

September 27th, 2012
Aretha Franklin had never sounded so shocking Flea decided last year as "Respect" roared from the speakers of Neil Young's Cadillac Eldorado Stunned by the song's clarity the Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist listened alongside bandmate Anthony Kiedis and producer Rick Rubin while Young showcased the power of Pono his...

Figure Skater Falls, Gets Back Up in New Grizzly Bear Clip for ‘Yet Again’

September 27th, 2012
Grizzly Bear have released the Emily Kai-directed clip for "Yet Again" which follows a struggling figure skater as she falls through the ice emerges and traverses through a carnival as it closes and into the woods Though a nice woodsman drops her off back at home the video's final scene finds...

Jay-Z Says No Guests Joining Him for Brooklyn Concerts

September 27th, 2012
Outside of the 40/40 Club in Manhattan where the NBA 2K13 launch party was being held on Wednesday night the red carpet was crowded – a wall of cameras that threatened to topple over onto their willing victims Meek Mill Nas Tracy Morgan and Kevin Durant and Jersey Shore's Ronnie...

Flashback: Ramones Perform With Eddie Vedder at Their Final Show

September 27th, 2012
The Ramones are perhaps the most iconic New York rock band in history but when it came time for their final show they opted for Los Angeles It was the summer of 1996 and the Ramones had been on the "farewell" trail for about a year They called their 1995...

English Beat Frontman Remembers Andy Williams

September 27th, 2012
Singer Andy Williams who died Tuesday at age 84 was best known for popularizing American classics like "Moon River" "Days of Wine and Roses" and the holiday favorite "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" in the Sixties A couple decades later another Williams chestnut gave a prominent UK...