Tag Archives: Keith Richards

Tuesday Music News

The big news is finally here -- David Bowie will be releasing THE NEXT DAY on Iso/Columbia Records, his first new album in 10 years, and the announcement comes on his 66th birthday. How kind of him to give a present on the day he should be receiving them! The rock and roller has beenRead more...

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Review Revue: Keith Richards - Talk Is Cheap

What better way to cause an existential crisis (or at least a flurry of passionate scribbling on little white labels) at an independent college radio station than to add an album by one of the most famous people in rock music to its rotation? I certainly don’t doubt that whoever the poor music director wasRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

The Flaming Lips, now with 20 times more balloons and confetti: For their New Year’s Eve event in Oklahoma City, The Flaming Lips promise a unique experience for their fans. A performance of their 1999 breakthrough album, The Soft Bulletin, in its entirety at midnight is just part of the fun. Band leader Wayne CoyneRead more...

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Scribes Sounding Off: Best Music Bios of 2010

Just Kids by Patti Smith (Ecco): On the anniversary of the death of Rimbaud, I gave the first of my “Rock and Rimbaud” performances, reuniting me with Lenny Kaye. It was held on the roof of Le Jardin, in the Hotel Diplomat off Times Square. The evening began with the Kurt Weill classic “Speak Low,”Read more...

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Monday Morning News Fix

The much-talked-about auction for Bob Dylan’s handwritten lyrics for “The Times They Are A-Changin’” wrapped up with “collector” Adam Sender bringing home the treasured piece of music history for just north of $422,000. As a certain intrepid archaeologist might cry, “Those belong in a museum!”

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Out This Week 11/2

There’s probably a lot on your mind during this Midterm Election Day today, and Elvis Costello isn’t about to let you forget. In effort to steer the tide on this potentially climate changing day, Costello is making a lot of noise about National Ransom, his not quite Phil Ochs-ian yet politically charged new release. WithRead more...

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Monday Morning News Fix

A new Foo Fighters album is in the works, and according to front man Dave Grohl, it will feature a lineup that is just about as close to Nirvana as is humanly possible. Nevermind producer Butch Vig is on board, as is Krist Novoselic, who will man the bass for a few tracks. The entireRead more...

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Monday Morning News Fix

The EMP is one of the crown jewels of our fair city (architecturally anyway), but the majority of Seattleites probably haven’t been there more than once or twice. Next year, once or twice will become twice or thrice, as a new Nirvana exhibit called Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses will be installed and willRead more...

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