Authorities in Tennessee are waiting for autopsy results to determine the cause of death of a man found dead at the site of the Bonnaroo music and arts festival, Rolling Stone reports. The man, who was said to be in his 20s, was found by cleaning crews after the crowds… Read More →
Green Day announced it’s next album, 21st Century Breakdown, will be out in May, with a tour to follow. The album will be the trio’s eighth, and the first since the 2004 release of American Idiot, which won wide critical acclaim and took the 2005 Grammy. Singer/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong… Read More →
Brendan Bayliss sits in his home studio, poised to write what will eventually become lyrics for a new Umphrey’s McGee album, “Mantis.” He’s got a pen. He’s got a pad. But words are still thoughts unrealized. Things get flowing with a humming in his head, which morphs into a melody… Read More →
Just a brief follow-up to Ron Asheton’s death last week: Rolling Stone mag “has this from Iggy Pop”:http://www.rollingstone.com/rockdaily/index.php/2009/01/12/iggy-pop-remembers-stooges-ron-asheton-in-first-interview-since-the-guitarists-death/ on his former guitarist’s death.