‘War Child 20: The Best Of’ digital album now available

‘War Child 20: The Best Of’ digital album now available

Feb 18, 2013

U.K. charity War Child turns 20 this year and the organization is marking the occasion by releasing 'War Child 20: The Best Of' as a digital album only on February 18th. The album is a collection of tracks that artists have donated to them over the years. Tracks include a rendition of The read more...

2012 Isle of Wight Festival recap: Pearl Jam, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Black Stone Cherry (video)

2012 Isle of Wight Festival recap: Pearl Jam, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Black Stone Cherry (video)

Jun 27, 2012

The Isle of Wight festival last weekend promised to be one of the concert events of 2012, and despite the rain and mud, it delivered. Pearl Jam, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, along with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band delivered memorable headlining sets, and Black Stone Cherry returned read more...

Record Store Day is coming! Check out 2012 releases, Ambassador Iggy Pop shares vinyl memories (video)

Record Store Day is coming! Check out 2012 releases, Ambassador Iggy Pop shares vinyl memories (video)

Apr 14, 2012

Record Store Day 2012 is upon us next weekend (April 21) and a more than worthy Iggy Pop is the 2012 Ambassador. Record Store Day started five years ago when 700+ American indie stores came together to celebrate record store culture. It always takes place on the third Saturday in April. The U.K. read more...

MC5’s Wayne Kramer returns to jail bringing guitars for inmates

MC5’s Wayne Kramer returns to jail bringing guitars for inmates

Mar 15, 2012

LOS ANGELES -John Rigers (AP)-- He spent two years in a federal lockup for trying to sell cocaine to undercover agents, and all Wayne Kramer can think about these days is trying to find a way to get back behind bars.

This time, though, the guitar god for rock music's seminal pre-punk band, read more...

Joe Strummer of The Clash biopic in the works

Joe Strummer of The Clash biopic in the works

Nov 23, 2011

Variety reports that actress/director Julie Delpy (Before Sunrise, 2 Days in Paris) is set to direct a biopic based on the life of the Clash's Joe Strummer. The film is titled The Right Profile, after the Clash song that appears on the classic LP London Calling. According to Variety, the film read more...