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Elvis, The Roots Album 2013

Posted by on Jan 22, 2013 | 0 comments

Elvis, The Roots Album 2013

Elvis Costello has made three appearances on ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon’ over the years, and each time, he’s played with house band the Roots. It’s that trio of TV gigs that Roots drummer and bandleader Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson says led his group to collaborate with Costello on a new album they recently finished recording and plan to release later this year. Elvis and the Roots plan to...

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A Simple Misunderstanding, Coldplay Fans!

Posted by on Nov 30, 2012 | 0 comments

A Simple Misunderstanding, Coldplay Fans!

You can now get your undies out of a bunch. Coldplay frontman Chris Martin had a bit of explaining to do after making headlines with hints of a coming hiatus. Martin recently told an audience in Australia that the group might not be back for three years, and it sent fans into a hand-wringing tizzy. The singer has since clarified his statement, explaining that the band is taking a break from...

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Miss Atomic Bomb

Posted by on Nov 3, 2012 | 0 comments

Miss Atomic Bomb

New video, released by The Killers! The Vegas rockers debuted the song live back in July in Asheville, N.C., and the footage in this tour video was shot by director Giorgio Testi during recent dates overseas in Europe. It captures Brandon Flowers and Company performing under some fancy light shows in front of massive festival-sized crowds, hanging out backstage and generally having a good time...

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Get Outta My Head, Jack White!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2012 | 0 comments

Get Outta My Head, Jack White!

I heard the clip from Jack White’s new song “Blues on Two Trees” and promptly hated it. Ten minutes later I couldn’t get the flippin’ tune out of my head. Jack White busting a rhyme? That’s right, the former White Stripes singer raps on a recording for the first time ever on ‘Blues on Two Trees,’ the B-side to his forthcoming single ‘I’m Shakin’.’  Two Trees’ kicks...

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