No Doubt and I go way back. As in, Tragic Kingdom could very well be my favorite album ever (yep, I almost said it...it's that serious), and it's the oldest CD I own. I think I asked for it for Christmas or something when I was in 5th grade. It got scratched all to hell and only finally stopped working and started skipping about 2ish years ago. As in, the first song I ever sang at a talent show was Suspension Without Suspense from Return of Saturn. As in, when we ... Read More
If you like women, rock, and women in rock (which…let’s face it, who doesn’t?), then you should probably make it a point to head to Le Poisson Rouge on Bleecker on August 18th. Why? Because they are presenting an NYC Women in Rock show, duh.
Doors are at 6:30, show’s at 7. Get there fast for your $12 tickets; seems that this thing could fill up and there’s only so much room! The acts include: Hypodive, Jennings, Lily Sparks, Anna ... Read More
BY skye in Music Stuff on Aug 10, 2010 |
Tropical vacation cruise in the dead of winter anyone??? Yes please! From February 25th to the 28th, the "Imagination Vessel" will sail from Miami to Nassau with a rock-n-roll festival happening onboard!
Bands include: The Black Lips, Vivian Girls, Strange Boys, Thee Oh Sees, Ty Segall, Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Turbo Fruits and DJ Mr. Jonathan Toubin. Not too shabby huh?
Even if you never thought you'd be on a boat, listen ... Read More
BY skye in Music Stuff on Aug 06, 2010 |
Canadian bred duet Seth Smith and Nancy Urich, formally known as Dog Day, are gracing NYC with their presence on August 12th and 13th. Deemed "the future of indie-rock" by Coke Machine Glow, Dog Day is made up of guitar, drums and vocals that shake the already fossilized structures of the underground music phenomenons before them. Their last record, Concentration received stellar praise from all around and it most definitely deserves your ... Read More
BY Jamie Doak in Music Stuff on Aug 03, 2010 |
I'm behind the times with this post but I was driving in my car and almost choked on my granola bar when I heard Eminem, a man charged with domestic violence, and Rihanna, a survivor of domestic violence singing a duet about domestic violence together.
And then I almost threw up my granola bar when I listened to the lyrics. Not because I hate the song but simply because the lyrics of the song are so raw and visceral.
"Come inside, pick up ... Read More