4 December 2022
THE ROLLING STONES will play and release music until their last breath.
Next February they’ll release of a new live album and an accompanying
concert film on DVD of a show they played 10 years ago, in December 2012,
at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey which features mega stars
Bruce Springsteen, Lada Gaga and John Mayer
The news came with this press quote. “the definitive concert film,
recorded on one of the most memorable shows in the band’s history.
Watch the album/DVD trailer.
THE ROLLING STONES: Website – Instagram
3 December 2022
Announced as “The majesty and mystery of Pavement brought to life” by the legendary
band’s label Matador Records, a musical of the Californian post-slacker-punk heroes premiered last Thursday in New York City. It follows this year’s extensive reunion tour.
Baptized Slanted! Enchanted! A Pavement Musical
only 3 shows are set up, but possibly more, depending
on the critics’ and fans’ reactions.
American’s lauded music website Stereogum send one of their
writers to the premiere. Check the full – not flattering – report hereE.
Then again this fan was very happy.
PAVEMENT: Bio – Discography
British post-punks SHAME canned their 3 longplayer.
It’s titled FOOD FOR WORMS and it will hit the streets
on 24 February 2023.
Pre-order info here.
Two days ago the fuzz and buzz hound dogs debuted tracks
from the new album on a boat on the River Thames in London.
The band and the fans had some sweaty fun!
Watch this fragment…
The lads on Instagram
just before the gig.
SHAME: Facebook – Instagram
Artwork new album
30 November 2022
Japanese teenage metal sensation BABYMETAL will
play two massive concerts in January in Chiba.
The band’s management just announced that they will be sectioning off an area in standing called the SILENT MOSH’SH PIT, for fans who have children or “who are not confident in their physical strength, etc”. In this silent pit, gig-goers are encouraged not
to shout, cheer, talk loudly or participate in any other behaviour “that may be an inconvenience to other customers”.
Also wearing a mouth mask is required. All visitors will receive Saviour Mask,
which is the official dress code and is required to be worn on top of your own
The full official statement.
BABYMETAL: Facebook – Instagram
American veteran blues rockers THE BLACK CROWES are touring again.
Last weekend they played in Melbourne, AUS and behaved like assholes when
Rich Robertson hit a stage crasher with his guitar while his brother/frontman
screamed his head off in the face of that guy. I agree, stage crashing is stupid,
but the way the Robison bros reacted was despicable. Patheic rock stars they are.
Californian brothers Ron and Russell Mael are entertaining
the world as SPARKS for 56 (!) years now with 24 albums,
several blockbuster hits and spectacular live shows.
And they are not done yet.
Next year the Maels will play 2 concerts, on
29 and 30 September, at the historic and epic
Royal Albert Hall in London.
Russell: “These shows are a dream come true!”
London will be big enough for both of the Sparks brothers.
SPARKS: Bio – Discography – Instagram
16 November 2022
All nominees for the (65th) Grammy Awards 2023 are revealed.
Full list HERE.
Or watch the official video.
Uproarious veteran rockers AFI (A Fire Inside) started making
lots of noise back in 2003. Last year they delivered their 11th LP,
baptized Bodies. They’re currently on tour to promote it.
They just broke the news that they will play their 6th longplayer
SING THE SORROW in its entirety for one night only next year
at Kia Forum in Inglewood, CA on 11 March 2023, to celebrate its
You can stream SING THE SORROW HERE on Spotify.
AFI: All Albums – Website
The huge emo festival WHEN WE WERE YOUNG in Las Vegas
had to cancel the first day – Saturday 22 October – of the event
due to heavy wind.
Here’s a news report…
Today the show went on and so will it be on the final fest date,
Saturday 29 October, unless the wind plans to break up the fun again.