CBGB Festival taking place this weekend; Krist Noveselic keynote speaker (video), ‘The Rise and Fall of The Clash’ movie premiere

CBGB Festival taking place this weekend; Krist Noveselic keynote speaker (video), ‘The Rise and Fall of The Clash’ movie premiere

Jul 7, 2012

The first-ever CBGB Festival kicked off Thursday and runs through Sunday, spreading some of the old magic at venues all over New York. Over 300 bands are taking part at participating venues in Manhattan and Brooklyn. CBGB's closed in 2006.

Agnostic Front, Madball, Murphy's Law, David read more...

Bruce Springsteen, Twisted Sister, White Lion, Guns N’ Roses, New York Dolls, Blue Oyster Cult and more to be featured in Staten Island Music Exhibit

Bruce Springsteen, Twisted Sister, White Lion, Guns N’ Roses, New York Dolls, Blue Oyster Cult and more to be featured in Staten Island Music Exhibit

May 6, 2012

Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden will launch Island Sounds: A 500 Year Music Mash-Up on May 11th, 2012. The 18-month, interactive, multi-media exhibition will be mounted in the Main Hall (Building C) on the Snug Harbor campus at 1000 Richmond Terrace and will include read more...

Rolling Stones Tribute Show at New York’s Carnegie Hall commemorates ‘Hot Rocks 1964-1971’

Rolling Stones Tribute Show at New York’s Carnegie Hall commemorates ‘Hot Rocks 1964-1971’

Mar 15, 2012

The Rolling Stones tribute concert to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the classic compilation 'Hot Rocks 1964-1971' took place last Tuesday night (Mar. 13) at New York City's Carnegie Hall.

Artists on the bill each performed one of the 21 songs from the compilation include Jackson read more...

Rolling Stones News: Jagger Jams at the White House and says Stones have ‘special plans’ for 50th Anniversary, Ronnie Wood U.K. TV Show, Stones ‘Hot Rocks’ Tribute concert (video)

Rolling Stones News: Jagger Jams at the White House and says Stones have ‘special plans’ for 50th Anniversary, Ronnie Wood U.K. TV Show, Stones ‘Hot Rocks’ Tribute concert (video)

Feb 26, 2012

Mick Jagger, Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Susan Tedeschi, Derek Trucks and other blues greats performed Tuesday night (Feb. 21) at the White House's East Room for a celebration of the blues. President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted the concert in recognition of Black History read more...

Metallica and Lou Reed talk “Lulu” and hanging with eclectic crowd in GQ Magazine 2011 Music Issue

Metallica and Lou Reed talk “Lulu” and hanging with eclectic crowd in GQ Magazine 2011 Music Issue

Oct 26, 2011

The GQ 2011 Music Issue is out now, and in it the magazine profiles rockers Keith Richards (covered in my last post), the Black Keys, David Johansen of New York Dolls, Mick Jones, Debbie Harry, Robert Plant, Jack White, Iggy Pop, Beck and more. The website is releasing a new profile each day, and read more...