BY Susan in Music Stuff on Jun 17, 2009 |
After the success of the most recent Belle and Sebastian album, The Life Pursuit, band leader, main singer and songwriter Stuart Murdoch decided to take some time to pursue his dream of writing a rock musical scored for female singers. After auditioning dozens of talented vocalists from around the world via internet contests, he chose winners and, with all of the members of Belle and Sebastian backing him up, recorded this breathtaking record from one of most ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Music Stuff on Jun 15, 2009 |
The indomitable Grace Jones is currently on tour. The impossibly glamorous, hell-raising performer is kicking ass and taking names all across Europe. She's even deigning to visit Hollywood for you west-coasters!
Reviewer David Taylor writes of her show: 'I can safely say that there aren't any other gigs I've witnessed when the highlight of the evening involved a 60-year-old ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Music Stuff on Jun 12, 2009 |
Anjulie | Boom from Concord Music Group on Vimeo.
Anjulie is one of the artists selected for MTV's ''Freshman 5.'' That means she'll be spotlighted all over MTV for the next three months - right up until her debut album comes out on August 4. Be sure to check out her cool, artsy video for ''Boom'' (above), and if you're in New York or L.A. go and see her live next week:
6/15 - New York, NY - Joe's Pub, 9:30pm
6/17 - Los Angeles, CA - The Viper Room
6/19 ... Read More