Month: March 2022

Black Crowes 2013

Former Black Crowes Drummer Steve Gorman Sues Chris and Rich Robinson Over Unpaid Back Royalties

Former Black Crowes drummer Steve Gorman is suing fellow founding members Chris and Rich Robinson as part of a long-running dispute over his request to examine documentation to confirm the accuracy of his royalty payments and share in income as part of The Black Crowes Partnership. The suit was filed yesterday (March 30) in Los …

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Phife Dawg

Phife Dawg Saluted in New Video for Posthumous Song ‘Forever’

Legendary A Tribe Called Quest rapper Phife Dawg, who died in 2016, looks back on his life and career in the new video for his song “Forever,” directed by Tony Reames and Dion “Rasta Root” Liverpool. “Forever” is drawn from Phife’s just-released posthumous album of the same name, which was completed after his death by …

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Dom DeShawn

Dom Deshawn Weathers the Storm on Tale of Two Seasons

Dom Deshawn’s latest album Tale of Two Seasons captures the almost helpless feeling of passing through the seasons, undergoing a change that you can’t control but is happening all around you. Like last September’s Maintainin’, the project emerges from the Columbus rapper–born Dominique Mattox–processing personal struggles within the larger global catastrophe of the COVID-19 pandemic. …

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Joe Perry

Joe Perry on Aerosmith’s Upcoming Las Vegas Residency, Their Underrated ’70s Output

Aerosmith started whatever day Steven walked in the door, says Joe Perry, his Boston accent flattening those r’s into ah’s. As in Steven Ty-lah.  It’s refreshing that after 50 years in one of the most successful bands in history, Perry still sounds like he really doesn’t give a fuck. Like he would be just as …

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Prince’s 1985 Syracuse Purple Rain Show Will Finally be Released

The Prince Estate has partnered with Legacy Recordings to release a remastered, digitally enhanced release of Prince and The Revolution: Live. This will be the first time the historic Purple Rain tour show in Syracuse, NY  is available on CD, vinyl, and Blu-ray. The show was previously broadcasted on the radio. In addition to the …

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Kehlani Teams With Justin Bieber for ‘Up at Night’

Kehlani has released a new single “Up at Night” that features Justin Bieber. The track will appear on her third album, blue water road, which will be released on April 29. The album is available for pre-order and pre-save here. The new track features sultry verses, with a punchy chorus delivered in Kehlani’s enchanting style. …

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Maggie Rogers

Maggie Rogers Announces Sophomore Album, Surrender

Maggie Rogers has revealed the first details of her sophomore album, Surrender. It will be released on July 29 through Capitol Records, the 12-track project re-teams Rogers with producer Kid Harpoon, who worked on her acclaimed 2019 debut, Heard It in a Past Life and has also previously collaborated with Harry Styles, Shawn Mendes and …

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Grammy Nominations

Silk Sonic, J Balvin, Carrie Underwood Join Grammys Performer Lineup

Silk Sonic, J Balvin, Carrie Underwood, John Legend, Maverick City Music, Aymée Nuviola and Billy Strings have joined the performance lineup for the 64th Grammy awards, which will be held Sunday (April 3) at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena and broadcast live on CBS. Silk Sonic, the duo of Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak …

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Ghostwire: Tokyo Is an Immersive Visit to Japan of the Paranormal Variety

In the crowded landscape of video games known as Spring 2022, Ghostwire: Tokyo serves as the only paranormal vacation to Japan. Of course, since it’s made by the Japanese horror masterminds at Tango Gameworks, digital travelers better be ready for some visits from spirits, demons, and various other creepy crawlies (often based on Japanese folklore) …

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Kevin Morby Shares New Single ‘Rock Bottom’

Kevin Morby has released a new single “Rock Bottom,” with an accompanying video this morning. The song comes from his forthcoming album This Is A Photograph which was announced earlier this month. Along with Morby himself, the “Rock Bottom” video features jewelry artist and TikTok star Ariel Kellogg along with Tim Heidecker. The playful video …

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Japanese Breakfast Covers Bon Iver for Spotify Singles

For the Spotify Singles series that’s highlighting the work of the Grammy nominees for Best New Artist, Japanese Breakfast re-imagined “Be Sweet” from their 2021 album Jubilee as a funky disco tune complete with call-and-response vocals and a cover of Bon Iver’s “Skinny Love.” The cover features a folk-rock twist accompanied by an orchestral instrumental. …

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Hubble Studio Releases Elevated Streetwear Capsule

Hubble’s New Capsule Collection is Giving Street Fashion a Refresh In 2014, Bronx native Vince Ricci founded Hubble Studio – a massive, blank canvas-like creative space in the Arts District of LA. Since its conception, Hubble Studio has been the epicenter of all things aesthetic and culture-driven – from fashion to photography, music to media. …

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King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Reveal Double-LP Track List, Release Date

Australian psychedelic rockers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have announced the tracklist and release date for their new album, Omnium Gatherum. The 16-track double LP will arrive on April 22 on the group’s own KGLW label. Following the release earlier this month of the 18-minute first single “The Dripping Tap,” a second new track, …

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Angel Olsen

Angel Olsen Tackles Death, Personal Rebirth on Big Time

Singer/songwriter Angel Olsen ruminates on such weighty topics as coming out as queer and the death of her parents on her new album, Big Time, which will be released June 3 by Jagjaguwar. The organ-flecked first single “All the Good Times” is out now and features Olsen and her partner in the Kimberly Stuckwisch-directed music …

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Red Hot Chili Peppers

Red Hot Chili Peppers Launch SiriusXM Station Ahead of New LP

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will join peers such as Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen, Tom Petty and the Grateful Dead with the April 1 launch of their own dedicated SiriusXM channel, “Whole Lotta Red Hot.” Broadcasting from channel 315, the station will kick off with the band’s track-by-track commentary about their new album, Unlimited Love, …

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Higher Dose’s Infrared Sauna Blanket

This Portable Sauna Blanket Is The Antidote To Post-Workout Soreness

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If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, SPIN may receive an affiliate commission. Want to take your coffee game to the next level? You don’t have to buy a bunch of expensive equipment. All you really need is fresh, high-quality beans. With a coffee subscription from the …

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Palomino Fest

Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson Set for First Palomino Festival

Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson and Family, and Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit will headline the inaugural Palomino Festival, which will be held July 9 at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. The event is the brainchild of promoters Goldenvoice, the same team behind the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and its …

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Perry Farrell

Perry Farrell Posts Video Tribute to Taylor Hawkins: ‘He Was My Best Friend’

Jane’s Addiction frontman Perry Farrell has shared a heartfelt video tribute to late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, calling him “my best friend” and “one of the most passionate drummers I’ve ever seen in my lifetime. When I think of him, I sum it up with one word: velocity,” Farrell said. “He had the gift …

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Florence + The Machine

Florence + The Machine Announces Fall North American Tour

Florence + The Machine will support their recently announced new album, Dance Fever, with a fall North American tour beginning Sept. 2 in Montreal. Arlo Parks, Sam Fender, King Princess, Yves Tumor, Japanese Breakfast and Wet Leg will support on various dates, and one dollar from every ticket sold will benefit Choose Love in its …

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Mothica is Rewriting the Rules for Trauma-Fueled Music

When McKenzie Ellis moved to Los Angeles from Oklahoma City two years ago, it wasn’t at all what she’d expected. Not only was the world in the midst of what seemed like an apocalypse-themed episode of Punk’d (things were that absurd), she’d realized the weather wasn’t quite her cup of tea either. Though a selling-point …

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Roxy Music

Roxy Music Reassembling for First Tour In 11 Years

Roxy Music is reuniting for their first tour since 2011 in celebration of the 50th anniversary of its self-titled debut album, the legendary British group announced this morning. Vocalist Bryan Ferry, saxophonist Andy Mackay, guitarist Phil Manzanera and drummer Paul Thompson will return to the road in September for 10 North American arena shows, followed …

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10 Years After Their Self-Titled Debut, PUP Is Unraveling

“Just so you know, this is our first group interview in two-plus years,” PUP lead singer Stefan Babcock says somewhat trepidatiously, as we situate ourselves in the various corners of their downtown Toronto rehearsal space. I’ve set up my phone to record voice memos, hanging carefully on a steel I-beam overhead, with the microphone aiming …

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Original LCD Soundsystem Lineup Reunites For DFA Records 20th Anniversary Party

The original LCD Soundsystem lineup reunited on Saturday night to play a short set at a special DFA Records event. As announced last month, James Murphy and company hosted a party in New York to celebrate the label’s 20th anniversary. “Anniversaries, schmaniversaries, but given everything we’ve all collectively been through, this feels like a plausible …

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Taylor Hawkins live tributes

Watch Mammoth WVH and Stereophonics Cover Foo Fighters in Honor of Taylor Hawkins

The music world has been reeling since Foo Fighters announced the death of their beloved drummer Taylor Hawkins on Friday night. Artists quickly took to social media to remember the charismatic percussionist, and over the weekend, those who played live paid tribute through covers, dedications, and kind words. Mammoth WVH covered Foo Fighters’ 1998 hit …

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Taylor Hawkins death

New Details Regarding Taylor Hawkins’ Death Emerge

New details have emerged regarding the death of Taylor Hawkins. Bogotá, Colombia’s District Health Office shared a statement made by local health officials, which you can read below: Hawkins died at a hotel located in the town of Chapinero in Bogotá, Colombia, local health officials said in a press release Saturday morning. Bogotá’s emergency center …

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Taylor Hawkins

Watch Footage From Taylor Hawkins’ Final Show With Foo Fighters

Last night, the music world was stunned by the news that Taylor Hawkins died. The Foo Fighters were scheduled to play a headlining set at Festival Estero Picnic in Bogotá, Colombia at the time of his passing. Instead, the stage was lit with hundred of burning candles while the words “Taylor Hawkins Por Siempre” shined …

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