The Kinks have made an impact on rock history that no other band, from the U.K. or the USA can claim; few songwriters have put words and melodies together quite as skillfully as Mr. Ray Davies. Talk about a ‘body of work!’ Then there’s the remarkably prolific and talented Jack White.
Yes, this Saturday is Record Store Day, and I’ll be out and about, and hope to see you going through all of those treasures that record stores offer. We’ve got lots of info here at […]
Record Store Day is approaching fast on April 20th, and Jack White has done something special as the official Ambassador of Record Store Day 2013. If you are anywhere in the area of his label’s […]
Hardcore vinyl fanatics and record collectors have turned Record Store Day into something of a major shopping holiday on the annual music calendar. Observed on the third Saturday of April (this year, April 20), the […]
Now that Peter Murphy of ‘80s goth heroes Bauhaus has been arrested on charges of alleged DUI, hit and run as well as narcotics possession (charges to which he’s pleaded not guilty), the singer has […]
Cross-genre musical collaborations are so hot right now. Emerging hip-hop star A$AP Rocky recruited EDM golden boy Skrillex and his proteges Birdy Nam Nam to produce “Wild for the Night” on Rocky’s debut full-length, Long.Live.ASAP. […]
As the title of this post would suggest, Brittany and Ruby have recorded a Rodriguez song for Jack White’s Third Man Records label. I mentioned this on the radio last week, mostly as an excuse […]
Initially established in 2007 to help celebrate the art of independent music and brick and mortar stores, Record Store Day is shaping for a very exciting 4/20 this year. Not only is Jack White going […]
Jack White has been named Record Store Day 2013 Ambassador. Will you be shopping at your local record store? Record Store Day will be April 20th this year. Many Chicago area stores will participate. This […]
Jack White hasn’t won any awards yet at this year’s GRAMMYs (don’t feel bad – he has nine GRAMMYS on his shelf from prior victories), but he surely earned some new fans with his furious […]
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