Archive for November 2nd, 2012

Death Grips Dropped by Epic Records

November 2nd, 2012
Death Grips have been dropped from their label Epic Records in the fallout from releasing their album NO LOVE DEEP WEB for free months early without their label's approval Pitchfork reports The rap group released NO LOVE DEEP WEB online October 1st saying Epic had pushed back the album's release...

‘Running Out Of Places To Go’ by The Swellers – Free MP3

November 2nd, 2012
Artist The SwellersSong "Running Out Of Places To Go"Album Running Out Of Places To Go "This song came from a very bitter place like the rest of the songs on our EP Lyrically this is as jaded and angry as it gets but the song takes a sudden turn for the...

Alt-J Win Mercury Prize

November 2nd, 2012
Alt-J have won the Mercury Prize for their album An Awesome Wave The Guardian reports The indie quartet beat out artists including Jessie Ware Richard Hawley Django Django the Maccabees Field Music and Plan B Alt-J also won £20000 (around $32000) as part of the prize PJ Harvey won last year's...

David Byrne and St. Vincent Bring the Funk to ‘Colbert’

November 2nd, 2012
David Byrne and St Vincent hit The Colbert Report last night to play "Weekend in the Dust" from their album together Love This Giant Flanked by an impressive army of saxophones trombones trumpets and more the duo got groovy with some synchronized steps and shifting choreography Byrne played it low-key dancing...

Chris Brown to Remain on Supervised Probation

November 2nd, 2012
Chris Brown will remain on supervised probation and return to court in January after an overseas tour a Los Angeles judge has decided The Associated Press reports that Superior Court Judge Patricia Schnegg did not address concerns raised at a September hearing about whether the singer had complied with conditions of the community...

Lawsuit Against Britney Spears Dismissed

November 2nd, 2012
A Los Angeles judge threw out a lawsuit against Britney Spears yesterday citing insufficient evidence to move forward with the trial Reuters reports Former confidant Sam Lufti who had also claimed to be the singer's manager had filed the lawsuit on allegations of defamation assault and breach of contract "I...

Aerosmith’s Joey Kramer on ‘Closer’ – Track-by-Track Premiere

November 2nd, 2012
Click to listen to Aerosmith's 'Closer' RollingStonecom will be premiering Aerosmith's Music From Another Dimension! album one track at a time in the weeks leading up to the November 6th release The initial spark behind the mid-tempo track "Closer" started with Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer He had an idea that he wanted to explore and...

Bruce Springsteen Dedicates Song to Jersey Storm Victims at Penn State Gig

November 2nd, 2012
Bruce Springsteen dedicated a wrenching version of "My City of Ruins" to Asbury Park New Jersey during a performance last night in Pennsylvania as part of a tribute that included praise for Gov Chris Christie and thanks to police and firefighters for the way they have responded to the devastation...