May 18- Clothing company Ben Sherman threw a big bash at NYC's Gramercy Theatre to celebrate the second edition of its global charity initiative, VIP Plectrums.Artists like Mark Ronson, Coldplay, and Panic! at the Disco have all donated memorabilia to be auctioned off on eBay, with proceeds going to Lifebeat, the music industry's AIDS prevention and education outlet.
The party at Gramercy included sets from Booklyn MC Talib Kweli and rising UK act Graffiti6.The turntables were held down by Josh Madden and DJ DL as comedian John Roberts was the evening's host.
Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld have given no formal interviews about their brawny new collaborative album, Never were the way she was, which is mostly comprised of a continual throb from his saxophones’ (both bass and tenor) howls and honks, as well as hoary scratches and wails from her violin. But they gave readers and… More »