Where’s the improvised jazz solo album? How about the rap collaboration? There must be a country album on the running for album of the year? In a category of only five album, four are rock. What gives?
No matter who matter cool new bands or solo records Jack White puts out, many fans still long for the days of the White Stripes. Now White comes out and admits that he feels the same way.
Over the weekend, Neil Young headlined his 26th annual Bridge School Benefit Concert. The annual acoustic concert always features a diverse lineup, and that was certainly true this year, as the lineup featured Young with Crazy Horse, Guns ‘N Roses, Jack White, psychedelic rockers Flaming Lips, bluesman Gary Clark Jr., Steve Martin with his bluegrass group The Steep Canyon Rangers, alt-rockers Foster The People and singer/songwriters k.d. lang, Sarah McLachlan, Ray LaMontagne and Lucinda Williams.
Axl Rose may have to stick to a schedule for once: he and Guns N Roses have signed on to perform at this years Bridge School Benefit Concert, and the young audience have a curfew to stick to. Also on the bill: Neil Young & Crazy Horse, comedian Steve Martin and his bluegrass group The Steep Canyon Rangers, The Flaming Lips, Jack White, Sarah McLachlan, Foster The People, Lucinda Williams, k.d. lang and Gary Clark Jr.
Rock’s reigning renaissance man Jack White talks to the former Guns N’ Roses and Velvet Revolver bassist about songwriting, Iggy Pop and recording with rockabilly legend Wanda Jackson.
San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival 2012 has just announced the line-ups for each of the show’s three days. Tickets to the massive show featuring Metallica, Foo Fighters, Jack White, Skrillex and more go on sale Friday.
Following the death of Beastie Boys member Adam “MCA” Yauch last week, the pioneering hip-hop group re-enters the Billboard 200 album chart this week. The band’s 1986 debut Licensed To Ill, the first rap to […]
Following a two-week reign atop the Billboard 200 album chart with Tuskegee, Lionel Richie has been dethroned by one of rock’s leading figures, Jack White. White’s first solo album, Blunderbuss, makes its chart debut at […]
Take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical delights from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: Forty-one years after the release of Carole King‘s Tapestry – […]
Yesterday fans of The White Stripes were saddened by the official announcement that the garage-blues duo are pulling the plug on an illustrious career. Last.fm Trends looks back at how Last.fm listeners feel about one […]