Archive for October 26th, 2012

‘Things have changed for us’: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nod just part of the growing buzz around Rush

‘Things have changed for us’: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nod just part of the growing buzz around Rush

Rush was already becoming something of a next-gen cultural phenomenon, even before its recent nomination for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

‘This band is unstoppable’: SiriusXM fan Q&A turns into a referendum on Kiss’ current lineup

‘This band is unstoppable’: SiriusXM fan Q&A turns into a referendum on Kiss’ current lineup

During a special Q&A with 20 SiriusXM listeners, Kiss’ founding members were bursting with praise for the current line up of the group — which has just released Monster

Deep Cuts:  A handful of forgotten favorites from Pink Floyd

Deep Cuts: A handful of forgotten favorites from Pink Floyd

When excavating for deep cuts from Pink Floyd, you must first avoid Dark Side of the Moon which, after its decades-long run on the album charts, has a distinct air of been-there-done-that familiarity.

Something Else! sneak peek: Watch video from the Rolling Stones’ surprise Paris show

Something Else! sneak peek: Watch video from the Rolling Stones’ surprise Paris show

New video has been posted from the Rolling Stones surprise gig overnight in Paris, as the group prepares for a pair of mega-concerts to be held later this month.

Matthew Silberman – Questionable Creatures (2012)

Matthew Silberman – Questionable Creatures (2012)

When making the right first impression on record, there’s two ways the unknown musician can go with it: grab everyone’s attention via the credits list by enlisting some big names to play on the record and hope everyone clicks in the studio, or forgo the name checking

One Track Mind: Will Galison, “Bobby and Sally” (2012)

One Track Mind: Will Galison, “Bobby and Sally” (2012)

Rarely anymore does finding a long-hoped-for passion despite the creeping ennui of our too-busy, media-saturated, fashion-obsessed existence sound quite this blissfully easy — or approachably fun.

The Friday Morning Listen: John Mellencamp – Life Death Love and Freedom (2008)

The Friday Morning Listen: John Mellencamp – Life Death Love and Freedom (2008)

Hey Mr. Mellencamp, last night I came across your article on the Huffington Post. Interesting stuff. And yeah, the music “industry” has indeed changed.