Archive for November 27th, 2012

Lenny Kravitz to Play Marvin Gaye in Biopic

November 27th, 2012
Lenny Kravitz has signed on to play Marvin Gaye in the upcoming Julien Temple-directed biopic of the R&B great a rep for Kravitz confirms to Rolling Stone The film is set to start filming next year and will focus on Gaye's time in Europe in the early 1980s when the singer was...

Cadillacs Singer Earl Carroll Dead at 75

November 27th, 2012
Earl Carroll the lead singer and one of the founding members of the Fifties doo-wop group the Cadillacs died Sunday from complications of diabetes and a recent stroke The New York Times reports He was 75 The Cadillacs originally dubbed the Carnations formed in 1953 and consisted of Carroll longtime friend...

Pac Div and Mac Miller Get Cocky in ‘Black Acura’ – Premiere

November 27th, 2012
The Los Angeles trio Pac Div recruited the indie rapper Mac Miller for the single "Black Acura" off their album GMB and they are clearly enjoying his company in the track's new video It features shots of each member under colored filters and in ordinary spaces a living room a...

Soundgarden Unleash ‘By Crooked Steps’ on ‘Kimmel’

November 27th, 2012
Soundgarden put on a display of powerhouse riffing last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live where the Seattle rockers dug a song deeper into their new album King Animal Accompanied by a battery of flashing lights on Kimmel's outdoors stage Chris Cornell and Kim Thayil locked into a thick chugging guitar...

‘1983… (A Merman I Should Turn to Be)’ by Golden Void – Free MP3

November 27th, 2012
Artist Golden VoidSong "1983 (A Merman I Should Turn to Be)"Album n/a "'1983 (A Merman I Shall Turn To Be)' is one of my favorite songs Hendrix has written He spent the necessary time recording Electric Ladyland to see his vision through and 1983 is a testament to that" Golden Void's...

Tiesto Talks ‘Dance (RED), Save Lives’

November 27th, 2012
To help build awareness about AIDS Tiësto teamed with the (RED) charity and some big-name friends (including EDM stars Calvin Harris Avicii and Diplo and U2's Bono) for the Dance (RED) Save Lives compilation out today "It helps that (RED) is organized by music people" says Tiësto "They know what...

Jimi Hendrix’s Engineer Cues Up ‘People, Hell and Angels’ Single, ‘Somewhere’

November 27th, 2012
For years record engineer and producer Eddie Kramer had a front-row seat to the genius of Jimi Hendrix As the guitar idol's right-hand sound man Kramer engineered Hendrix's classic Electric Ladyland and served as the director of engineering at the musician's state-of-the-art Electric Ladyland studios As he explains in this...