Archive for December 17th, 2009

John Frusciante Quits RHCP

Courtesy: Pitchfork For many of us, Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante has long been the most likable thing about the group. A few years back, I watched him cover Donna Summer’s “I Feel Love” in front of a festival crowd for no apparent reason, and it made for the best moment of the […]

Alesana Preorder

Alesana is excited to unleash the pre-order of their upcoming album The Emptiness. There are a total of 6 unique and exclusive pre-order bundles including t-shirts, stickers, posters, hoodies and more! Each pre-order bundles also includes a free instant download of “The Thespian” and special album packaging. Album packaging includes a 6-panel soft pack design […]

Movie Review: It Might Get Loud

Film: It Might Get Loud Genre: Documentary Release: 2009 [limited] Filmmaker David Guggenheim is one of the luckiest music fans to ever walk the face of the planet. Not only was he able to make a documentary about the history of the electric guitar and have it see theatrical release, but he was able to […]

No Sleep Records release holiday sampler

No Sleep Records have released their second annual holiday sampler. It can be Downloaded HERE!!!! Tracklist: 1. Into It. Over It. – Westmont, NJ 2. Double Vision – What a Christmas 3. I Am Alaska – Carol of the Bells 4. Kill Wealthy Dowager – Father Christmas 5. Rush Coil – Gloria

Chris Feinstein (Bassist for Ryan Adams & the Cardinals) Passes away

Courtesy: Bassist Chris Feinstein has passed away. While details remain scant, it is believed he passed away at his Manhattan home in the early hours of Monday morning. He was 42.Feinstein was most recently known for his role in Ryan Adams & The Cardinals which he joined in 2006, replacing original bassist Catherine Popper. […]

Lil Wayne is going to jail

From NBC New York: Lil Wayne is gonna drop a new album and then get dropped off at the Big House. The 27-year-old Grammy winner, whose government name is Dwayne Carter, was sentenced to a year in prison today after he pleaded guilty to felony gun charges in Manhattan Criminal Court earlier this year. Carter, […]

Seabear announces new album

Seabear will release their sophomore album We Built A Fire in March on Morr Music.Listen to the single “Lion Face Boy / Cold Summer” here. Track List 01) Lion Face Boy 02) Fire Dies Down 03) I’ll Build You A Fire 04) Cold Summer 05) Wooden Teeth 06) Leafmask 07) Softship 08) We Fell Of The Roof […]

Owl City Deluxe Edition

Owl City will release a double deluxe edition of his album Ocean Eyes on January 26th, featuring 7 bonus tracks and expanded packaging. Bonus Tracks 13) Hot Air Balloon 14) Butterfly Wings 15) Rugs from Me to You 16) Sunburn 17) Hello Seattle (Remix) 18) If My Heart Was a House 19) Strawberry Avalanche