BREAKING: Blanket Jackson signature a fake! or something! YOU'VE BEEN HIT BY, YOU'VE BEEN STRUCK BY, YOU KNOW THE REST.
>> Arcade Fire announce new album, The Suburbs. The Arcade Fire are a good band, but for some reason (their lyrical history, perhaps) all I can think of looking at that cover, with that title, is Revolutionary Road and how much I want to murder that movie. So, hopefully, The Suburbs is nothing like that!
>> The Architecture of Fear: David Byrne shares his thoughts and observations on his recent visit to ATL.
>> The Whigs (!) go unplugged for Spin magazine.
>> Robert Johnson's music was recorded at the wrong speed. WHOOPS! Someone is so totally getting dug up from their grave, brought into the boss's office and fired for this one.
>> A.V. Club talks to Ben Bridwell (Band of Horses) about Phil Ek, album art, and, of course, Exile On Main Street.
>> Johnny Rotten's still got it! And by it, I mean he still knows how to be a drunk ass.
>> Mariah Carey is pregnant. or going to rehab. or has the flu. or something else. They just don't know, but they have to run something.
>> Willie Nelson got a haircut, FUELING PREGANACY RUMORS.
>> The worse of two singers won a televised karaoke contest last night.
>> Jamiroquai dude leaves BEEP filled voicemail.
>> Interpol 40 Watt gig cancelled.
>> Local H gig shows up online.
3 people apparently love handing over an extra 40% in fees for nothing in return…
Dang. I thought they would name some actual headliners.
Forgot to mention that Iggy did a stellar show @ the Agora in the spring…
Their fees were onerous, to say the least. $16 per ticket for "convenience," and it's…
That poster is for the Iggy Pop show on March 11 1983 @ 688 club…
oh sweet: just who i was waiting to get announced!