There were rumblings this week on the Radiohead subreddit that someone was threatening to leak 18 hours of unreleased material from the band’s OK Computer sessions, recorded by Thom Yorke himself across 18 minidiscs. One post claimed that the leaker was demanding “upwards of $150,000 for the entire set.” Now,
Mark Hollis, lead singer and songwriter of influential British new-wave-turned-art-rock band Talk Talk, has died at the age of 64. Born in London in 1955, Mark Hollis began his career in the music industry in the late 1970s, releasing one single with his band The Reaction before forming Talk Talk
Will Ferrell has announced a killer lineup for his “Best Night of Your Life” charity fundraiser, which will take place at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Oct. 6. The event will feature appearances from a dozen comedians. In addition to the “Best Night”, the event will also have
The Smashing Pumpkins have arrived in their hometown of Chicago while on the Shiny And Oh So Bright reunion tour. On Sunday, the band made a trip to Wrigley Field to throw out the first pitch before the Cubs faced off against the Nationals. The band made another appearance during
Fresh off announcing their new album Humanz, Gorillaz have confirmed their first North American show in seven years. The act will perform at Le Festival d’été de Québec in Canada on July 15. Before the date, Gorillaz will host the Demon Dayz Festival in Margate, England on June 10.
Wilco @ Pitchfork Music Fest - Friday, July 17th
I have said for some time that Wilco is the finest band to come out of Chicago (take that, Corrigan) and their performance last night at the Pitchfork Music Fest was living proof. The first half of the set was a live debut