News Ticker: Rock Hall Shows, Thom Yorke, Brian Jones, Medeski Martin & Wood

September 15th, 2009 by Rolling Stone Leave a reply »

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  • Sting, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jeff Beck, Van Morrison, Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt have been added to the already-impressive lineups taking the stage at New York’s Madison Square Garden for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 25th anniversary shows next month, the New York Times reports. The October 29th and 30th gigs also feature U2, Bruce Springsteen and Metallica.

  • Radiohead’s Website confirms Thom Yorke will play “Reckoner” solo live from an undisclosed location on September 21st as screenings of climate change documentary Age of Stupid are Webcast.
  • Police have reopened the investigation into the death of Rolling Stones’ guitarist Brian Jones, and now the band’s former road manager is naming the band’s onetime chauffeur, Tom Keylock (who died in July), as a possible suspect, Reuters reports.
  • Medeski Martin & Wood will unleash Radiolarians: The Evolutionary Set on November 24th. The set includes a previously unreleased live disc, a DVD and more material from their Radiolarian Series.

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