On Friday, March 15th and Saturday, March 16th, 1968, The Velvet Underground played Trauma Lounge in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The concert included the Andy Warhol performance art piece “Exploding Plastic Enevitable.” The Exploding Plastic Inevitable Now, or EPI, was a series of multimedia events organized by Andy Warhol, featuring musical performances by The Velvet Underground and ….
One day after the release of their first album in more than two decades, alternative rock band Dogstar will perform at the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania on Saturday, October 7, 2023. Formed in the early 1990s, the Los Angeles-based independent trio features actor Keanu Reeves on bass and dates back to his early days ….
Sotheby’s presents Freddie Mercury: A World of His Own, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the public and private realm of the rock band Queen and global icon Freddie Mercury. A world-renowned rock superstar, away from the stage Freddie Mercury was a deeply educated collector. Across six auctions, Sotheby’s reflects Freddie Mercury’s world of style and ….
Southern by the Grace of God indeed On October 13, 2023, Geffen Records and Universal Music Group is set to release FYFTY, a 4CD/digital 50th anniversary box set that celebrates the enduring legacy of one of rock & roll’s pre-eminent bands, Lynyrd Skynyrd. The career-spanning 50 tracks featured on FYFTY represent the best music the ….
Personally overseen by Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan, Waits middle-period albums — released on Island Records between 1983 and 1993 — have been newly remastered from the original tapes and will be reissued on vinyl and CD this fall by Island/Universal Music Group. Waits’ transformative breakthrough, Swordfishtrombones (1983), its sprawling sequel, Rain Dogs (1985), and ….
Cyndi Lauper’s new song for the series The Horror of Dolores Roach, titled “Oh, Dolores,” is now available across all digital platforms. Co-written by Cyndi Lauper and Ben Hopkins, and produced and performed by Lauper, the song release coincides with the series premiere on July 7, 2023, in which Lauper plays the character Ruthie. Based ….
On Wednesday, July 12, 2023 fans can celebrate the Anniversary of U2’s Grammy-winning eighth studio album Zooropa, with a very special global live stream of ZOO TV: Live From Sydney at 12 noon PST / 8pm BST. Island Records, Interscope, and UMe also announced the release of the Zooropa 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Gatefold, a ….
The Great South Bay Music Festival is a folk, punk and soul music festival that takes place at Shorefront Park in Patchogue, New York. The festival is celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2023.
Legendary rocker Dee Snider is hosting a book signing and photo op for his book FRATS at Looney Tunes Record Store in West Babylon, New York on Monday, June 26th, 2023 at 6PM. Snider will take a photo with fans who purchase the book plus will sign 2 additional items during the event.
The first official Rolling Stones rarities collection, Metamorphosis, was originally released in June of 1975. The release combines legendary outtakes, rarities, and a wealth of demos that Mick Jagger and Keith Richards composed for other artists, which were subsequently re-recorded by the Stones themselves.
The first official Rolling Stones rarities collection, Metamorphosis, was originally released in June of 1975. The release combines legendary outtakes, rarities, and a wealth of demos that Mick Jagger and Keith Richards composed for other artists, which were subsequently re-recorded by the Stones themselves. The collection includes an orchestrated version of “Out Of Time,” which ….
How to celebrate International Day of Slayer: Listen to Slayer at full blast in your car. Listen to Slayer at full blast in your home. Listen to Slayer at full blast at your place of employment. Listen to Slayer at full blast in any public place you prefer. DO NOT use headphones! The objective of ….
The Rolling Stones, inspired by an fiery buzzsaw riff that guitarist Keith Richards wrote in his sleep and captured on a cassette player, recorded their iconic rock anthem “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” on May 12, 1965. The riff by Richards is widely considered one of the greatest hooks of all time. The song lyrics ….