Archive for October 13th, 2012

Bruce Springsteen to Hit Campaign Trail for Barack Obama

October 13th, 2012
With a little over three weeks to go in the election and the polls dramatically tightening Bruce Springsteen has decided to hit the campaign trail in support of President Barack Obama Springsteen will campaign alongside Bill Clinton at a campaign rally in Parma Ohio on Thusday October 18th That same...

Rooney Mara Joins the Black Lips on Guitar at Austin City Limits

October 13th, 2012
Actress Rooney Mara joined psych-rockers the Black Lips onstage at Austin City Limits on Friday backing up the band on guitar – or at least pretending to – as part of a shoot for Terrence Malick's top-secret next movie A reporter from SlashFilm caught a brief snippet of the guest...

Eric Clapton Fetches $34 Million for Gehrard Richter Painting

October 13th, 2012
Eric Clapton sold an abstract painting by the German artist Gehrard Richter for £21 million or $34 million at a Sotheby's auction in London on Friday reports the BBC helping to set a record for the highest-selling work by a living artist The painting entitled "Abstraktes Bild (809-4)" was initially projected...

Ben Gibbard Brings Solo Tunes to ‘Fallon’

October 13th, 2012
In the run-up to releasing his first solo LP next week Ben Gibbard swung by Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on Friday to play the album's kickoff single "Teardrop Windows" a tune inspired by the Smith Tower in his hometown of Seattle Afterwards the Death Cab for Cutie frontman performed...

‘The Walking Dead’ Sisters Get Mournful on ‘The Parting Glass’ – Premiere

October 13th, 2012
The post-apocalyptic carnage begins anew on Sunday with the Season Three premiere of The Walking Dead at 9 pm on AMC and it promises to be an intense ride; as series creator Robert Kirkman recently told Rolling Stone "We haven't even really gotten to the good stuff from the comic...

Metallica to Fill in for Green Day at Voodoo Fest

October 13th, 2012
Metallica will take over Green Day's headlining slot at New Orleans' Voodoo Music and Arts Experience later this month while Billie Joe Armstrong focuses on his rehab festival organizers announced Friday The Saturday night (October 27th) set will mark Metallica's first time playing Voodoo "Our good friends and fellow Bay Area residents...

AWOLNATION Rage Hard at Los Angeles Hometown Gig

October 13th, 2012
AWOLNATION singer Aaron Bruno had a challenge for fans as he prowled the stage Thursday night at the band's Los Angeles hometown show at Club Nokia "Who's going to be the first to crowd-surf tonight?" he said blond hair hanging across his face as he picked up an electric guitar...