Archive for October 5th, 2012

Railroad Revival Tour With Willie Nelson, Band of Horses Canceled

October 5th, 2012
Organizers of the second Railroad Revival Tour announced today that they have canceled the train-bound festival which was set to feature Willie Nelson Band of Horses and Jamey Johnson The event was scheduled for eight shows across the country beginning October 20th at the Southeastern Railway Museum in Duluth Georgia A...

Weekend Rock Question: What Is Led Zeppelin’s Greatest Song?

October 5th, 2012
Sad as it is to admit Led Zeppelin are probably never going to perform together again Robert Plant doesn't want to do it and it seems like nothing will change his mind In 2007 he agreed to a single show and it's finally coming out on DVD Blu-ray vinyl and...

Mike Love: ‘I Did Not Fire Brian Wilson From the Beach Boys’

October 5th, 2012
Mike Love says that "divisive and ugly rumors" that he sent Brian Wilson packing from the Beach Boys are all the result of a misunderstanding "I did not fire Brian Wilson from the Beach Boys" Love writes in today's Los Angeles Times "I cannot fire Brian Wilson from the Beach Boys I...

The National Support Obama Despite ‘Hate Mail’

October 5th, 2012
Despite catching some flack for supporting President Barack Obama at recent campaign events the National feel this fall's election is too important not to participate the musicians tell The Lantern at Ohio State University in Columbus "Personally we feel that the stakes are even higher this [election] than they were last...

Bat for Lashes, ‘All Your Gold’ (Hercules and Love Affair Remix) – Song Premiere

October 5th, 2012
English songstress Natasha Khan loves her pop music and on this remix of new track "All Your Gold" Khan's Bat for Lashes gets a groovy reworking from discophiles Hercules and Love Affair Percolating synths bubble alongside a bold piano progression and Khan's mesmerizing voice but the vibe here is no-frills...

Win a Grateful Dead ‘Steal Your Face’ Burton Snowboard

October 5th, 2012
The Grateful Dead have teamed with Burton and pro-snowboarder Danny Davis to create a series of Dead-themed "Easy Livin" snowboards just in time for your long strange trip to the slopes this winter One lucky reader will win (1) Grateful Dead 'Steal Your Face' Burton 155 model snowboard (1) 'Spring 1990...

Chris Brown Hints at Rihanna Reunion in Confessional Clip

October 5th, 2012
Chris Brown has released a bizarre new video called "The Real Chris Brown" in which the singer drunkenly rambles about love and confesses his romantic longings presumably in the context of Rihanna (with whom he was spotted at one of Jay-Z's Brooklyn concerts this week) and ex-girlfriend Karrueche Tran To...

Tori Amos Inspired by ‘Dead Guys’ for Musical

October 5th, 2012
Just this week Tori Amos released a new album titled Gold Dust but she's already quite deep into the work on her next project The pianist's previous album 2011's Night of the Hunters found her experimenting with the canon of classical music (her roots really) and her next project will...

Two Ol’ Dirty Bastard Biopics Underway, RZA Says

October 5th, 2012
Wu-Tang Clan leader the RZA is working on two separate biopics about his cousin and bandmate the late Ol' Dirty Bastard IndieWirecom reports One Dirty White Boy will focus on Dirty's manager during the rapper's final two years The other with the working title Dirt One Word Could Change The World...

Animal Collective Bounce Through ‘Rosie Oh’ on ‘Fallon’

October 5th, 2012
Animal Collective took their psychedelic sounds to Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last night bouncing through the Centipede Hz track "Rosie Oh" with reserved energy Staying low key the group lets their far-out sonics and stage show carry the performance behind a set of glowing unsharp teeth and a twisting...