Posts Tagged ‘grammy’

Swans add UK and Ireland dates

New York experimental outfit Swans have added dates to their upcoming European tour.

Weiland’s Wildabouts offer ‘indie’ rock edge

Scott Weiland says his new project has more of an ‘indie rock’ feel than anything he’s worked on in the past.

Old album sales a ‘worrying trend’ for music industry

‘Old’ albums outsold current releases on iTunes in America last year, new figures reveal.

Lemmy: Grammy nod is a middle finger to doubters

Lemmy says Motorhead’s 2015 Grammy nomination gives him the chance to stick his middle finger up that those who said he’d be dead by now.

The Poodles unveil devilish release

Swedish rocker The Poodles will launch their sixth album in March, they’ve confirmed.

Cadillac Three announce UK tour

The Cadillac Three have announced a six-date UK tour starting in March.

The Band Perry, Josh Turner Added to Florida Beach Concert

Tortuga Music Festival headliners Kenny Chesney and Zac Brown Band had better pack a bigger beach blanket. The two acts will be getting some company at the third annual festival, held April 11th and 12th on the beach in Fort Lauderdale, as the Band Perry, Josh Turner and Will Hoge have been announced as part of the lineup. 2015 Country Music Preview: 20 Reasons to Love This Year Not only a concert, but an effort to raise awareness for ocean conservation, Tortuga boasts an eclectic array of artists. Along with radio-country acts like Jake Owen, Little Big Town, David Nail and Frankie Ballard, the festival includes genre-crossers the Mavericks, rapper Colt Ford, bluegrass group Judah & the Lion and California ska-punkers Sublime (with Rome Ramirez on vocals, subbing for the late Brad Nowell). Presented with assistance from the Rock the Ocean Foundation, the event has raised more than $100,000 for ocean and marine life research

Chris Martin, Ed Sheeran, Willie Nelson Join Stevie Wonder Tribute Concert

Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Ed Sheeran, Willie Nelson, Usher and Janelle Monáe have all signed on to take part in Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life – An All-Star Grammy Salute . The live concert will take place February 10th at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre, while the CBS broadcast airs February 16th. Tickets for the tribute concert are on sale now at

Ellefson: Time was right for Megadeth changes

Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson says the time was right for Shawn Drover and Chris Broderick to leave the band.

AC/DC to play at Grammys

AC/DC will perform during next month’s Grammys ceremony on February 8, it’s been confirmed.

Halestorm reveal Into The Wild Life

Halestorm have announced their third album Into The Wild Life will launch on April 6 in the UK.

Black Keys drummer injured on holiday

Drummer Patrick Carney of The Black Keys dislocated his shoulder when a wave slammed him to the ocean floor on the island of Saint-Barthélemy.

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