How easy is it to start a label? Because everybody and their mom seems to be doing it these days. We just reported on Billy Corgan starting his own label and now rocker/folker/beard enthusiast Jim James is starting one as well.
The My Morning Jacket frontman and his cousin/former bandmate Johnny Quaid have started Removador Recordings… Read More
Weak! That’s probably the best way to sum up the news that Slayer had to cancel their American Carnage tour with Megadeth and Testament.
Buzzgrinder reports that Slayer bassist Tom Araya has continued having back problems even though he’s tried many different medical procedures.
Slayer’s manager Rick Sales commented on… Read More
Rock fans and musical lovers can rejoice over the news that Green Day’s epic album turned stage show, American Idiot, will take over Broadway on April 20, 2010.
It’s been announced that the show will open at the St. James Theater with previews starting on March 24th. So far there’s been no cast announcements as of yet. The show, which had a brief but successful run at the Berkeley Repertory Theater in California,… Read More
Is it just me or are a lot of rock bands starting to love the world of soundtracks? After the success of New Moon musical compilation, it seems that the way for bands to go for more exposure and probably more money is the soundtrack route. Case in point; NME is reporting that Muse may write the soundtrack to the upcoming film Clash Of The Titans.
Frontman Matt Bellamy spoke… Read More
Leave it to Flea to come up with an amazing idea all in the name of educating the little childrens. NME reports that the Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist has launched his own line of affordable bass guitars after he saw the crap basses that were being used by kids he was teaching.
Flea teaches kids how to play instruments at his Silverlake… Read More