Archive for December 15th, 2012

Red Hot Chili Peppers Play ‘Meet Me at the Corner’ on ‘From the Basement’

December 15th, 2012
Inspired by the intimacy and high fidelity of The Old Grey Whistle Test on the BBC Nigel Godrich created his in-the-studio concert series From the Basement based on a simple premise "It's just about having friends and close associates you know and just creating a relaxed atmosphere conducive to making...

Kelly Clarkson Engaged

December 15th, 2012
Kelly Clarkson is engaged to marry talent manager Brandon Blackstock the singer announced over Twitter on Saturday "I'M ENGAGED!!!!! I wanted y'all to know!!" Clarkson wrote "Happiest night of my life last night! I am so lucky and am with the greatest man ever )" Clarkson's fiancée is the son of her...

Flaming Lips Release ‘Freak Night’ Concert Film Preview

December 15th, 2012
The Flaming Lips have released a preview of their new concert film Freak Night which documents the band's free show in Oklahoma City on October 26th Billed at the time as the "last hurrah" for the Oklahoma City Zoo Amphitheatre and the "largest costume party in the Midwest" the band's...

Jackson Browne and Common Unite to Bring Leonard Peltier Home

December 15th, 2012
During a phone call from a Florida prison minutes before Friday’s concert for Leonard Peltier the activist jailed for the last 37 years pushed organizers at New York's Beacon Theatre to refuse money pledged in his honor  "I hope this evening is not about raising funds but raising consciousness" Peltier told...

Of Monsters And Men Look to ‘Expand’ on Next Album

December 15th, 2012
There aren't many pitfalls to having a critically revered smash song like "Little Talks" but Icelandic quintet Of Monsters And Men have discovered one of the few – a lack of free time "This process is so new to us We haven't been touring and trying to write before" the band's...