Archive | March, 2016

Margo Price to Make 'Saturday Night Live' Debut

Since beginning its 41st season on NBC, Saturday Night Live has featured such musical guests as Adele, the Weeknd, and Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Now, for the first time since the January appearance of Chris Stapleton, the show will welcome another country act to its stage: Margo… Source: RollingStone Link: Margo Price […]

How Johnny Gill's Latest Hit Revived New Edition

Not many artists are still landing hits on radio three decades after their initial encounter with success, but Johnny Gill — who first scaled the charts in the early Eighties — is one notable exception. “This One’s for Me and You” is his third straight Top 10 hit on the Adult R&B… Source: RollingStone Link: How Johnny […]

Paul McCartney Preps Sprawling Post-Beatles Compilation

Paul McCartney has curated a sprawling compilation covering his extensive solo career and work with Wings and Fireman, Pure McCartney, set to arrive June 10th. The collection will be available in three different formats of varying length and track list. The four-CD set will boast a whopping 67 songs, while the two-CD collection… Source: RollingStone Link: Paul […]

Hear Mountain Heart's Breezy 'Blue Skies'

Many bands weather a shifting lineup through the years — members come and go, and sometimes are even replaced decades later (just look at Adam Lambert tackling Freddie Mercury’s vocals as frontman of Queen). But the new incarnation of jam-heavy bluegrass crew Mountain Heart takes this one step further: founded… Source: RollingStone Link: Hear Mountain […]

Watch Rihanna's Striking 'Kiss It Better' Video

Rihanna has debuted the gorgeous, black-and-white video for her new single “Kiss It Better.” The solo clip follows the double-video release for single “Work” featuring Drake. Directed by Craig McDean, the video features Rihanna against a stark black background. She contorts her body and poses in outfits ranging from an oversized suit to lingerie… Source: RollingStone Link: Watch […]

Watch Father John Misty's Steamy Cover of Rihanna's 'Kiss It Better'

Father John Misty delivered a sultry cover of Rihanna’s “Kiss It Better” at the first show of his latest tour behind 2015’s I Love You, Honeybear, Pitchfork notes. The Anti ballad is a fitting choice for Father John Misty — the nom de plume of Josh Tillman — who harbors his own penchant for hyper-sensual tunes… Source: RollingStone Link: Watch […]

Keith Moon's 10 Wildest Pranks

The Who’s Keith Moon was not only (as he loved to boast) “the world’s greatest Keith Moon-type drummer,” he was also the greatest prankster in the history of rock & roll. The man they called “Moon the Loon,” who died in 1978 from a Heminevrin overdose at the age of… Source: RollingStone Link: Keith Moon's […]

Former Guns N' Roses Manager on Group's 'Baby Band' Days, AC/DC Rumors

Vicky Hamilton knew Guns N’ Roses were bound for greatness the day Axl Rose burst into her office with a ghetto blaster, blaring early versions of songs that would end up on the band’s breakout album, Appetite for Destruction. She began booking gigs for the group and soon took on the role of manager, but… Source: RollingStone Link: Former Guns […]