Will Smith Confirms Tour with DJ Jazzy Jeff

Actor Will Smith just announced that he is going on tour with DJ Jazzy Jeff. In an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show recently, he was promoting his new movie “Concussion.” During the appearance, Ellen asked Smith about his professional relationship with DJ Jazzy Jeff and if he would ever go on tour with him. […]

New band of the week: White (No 54)

TheGuardian.com has ranked the band “White” as the band of the week. The young band performed at the Great Escape festival and was instantly a great hit. Their band consists of lead singer Leo Condie, guitar player Hamish Fingland, guitar player Chris Potter, bass player Lewis Andrew, and drum player Kirsten Lynn. White’s hit single, […]

M.I.A. Teams With Surkin’s Gener8ion on “The New International Sound Pt. II”

The talented young rapper M.I.A. has collaborated with French record producer “Surkin” on his Gener8ion project for “The New International Sound Pt. II.” The music is already available to listen to on PitchFork.com and other music media outlets. You can also find it on the new EP by Gener8ion entitled “Bromance.” It has an amazing […]

Listen to M.I.A.’s Globe-Trotting New Single ‘Border’

The singer “M.IA.” is almost finished with her upcoming album entitled “Matahdatah,” but there is no scheduled release date as of yet. This has fans of M.I.A. anxious to hear about when it will be released. However, the singer did release a new single that should tide fans over until the full album comes out. […]

Contract that Launched The Beatles Up for Sale

The Beatles are a legendary British band whose music has captivated the world for about five decades now. Even though most of the original band members are dead, their recordings and media continue to get purchased by classic music lovers all over the world. That is why any memorabilia from The Beatles will sell for […]

Band Update: Kadavarhails

Kadavarhails from Germany, that’s right you have to travel across the globe these days to find able practitioners of rock and roll music. The trio formed in Berlin and released their first album in 2012. They then signed with Nuclear Blast before releasing their second album a year later, and they just recently released their […]

The Playlist – New Bands: Vogue Dots, Gold Celeste, Palace Winter and More!

TheGuardian.com has featured a great playlist on their website. The playlist contains new bands that are bound to make names for themselves. These bands include Palace Winter, Gold Celeste, Vogue Dots and Future Elevators. The duo group “Vogue Dots” features Tynan Dunfield and Babette Hayward. They are both sound technicians from Nova Scotia and have […]

News Flash: Big Grams

Big Grams is a collaboration with Phantogram and Big Boi. I was excited to hear what they recorded, since I’m a fan of Phantogram’s electro-pop sound and Big Boi’s solo records and a huge fan of his work with Outkast. I would have never paired these artists on paper, but hey, there’s no reason this […]

Dead Sara

Dead Sara have been highlighted by me previously, and they just released their second album “Pleasure To Meet You”. The band, evoking shades of Hole, Sleater-Kinney and L7 play straightforward guitar driven rock. The band comparisons are mostly due to vocalist/guitarist Emily Armstrong and guitarist Siouxsie Medley – you don’t see too many female-fronted rock […]

Winter by TV on the Radio

Winter highlights some big guitar sound from Malone as the track starts off.  The first minute is just Malone’s guitar and Adebimpe’s vocals, until a simple drum beat kicks in with some heavy underlying bass.  The underlying elements sound simple, but as the song evolves it sounds much bigger than its parts.       […]