In 1995, Misfits founding member Jerry Only secured the exclusive legal right to tour and record as the Misfits, and, in accordance with those legal rights, launched a licensing program through Cyclopian Music. At the same time, Glenn Anzalone—professionally known as Glenn Danzig (former co-founder and Misfits vocalist circa 1977 to 1983) —made clear that he wanted no public association with the Misfits or Cyclopian Music’s business endeavors.
Despite full knowledge of Cyclopian Music’s use of the Misfits’ name and logos for decades, Glenn Danzig curiously filed a lawsuit on April 3rd, 2014 seeking a portion of the proceeds from...
Check the replies to see Morrissey performing three new songs from his upcoming album live. Also included is footage of when the stage was rushed and Morrissey got sorta tackled -- which led to the concert being cut short.
"Obviously I wrote it – don't you guys understand sarcasm?" she said. She also disparaged the controversy the note stirred, especially amongst conspiracy theorists who continue to look for evidence that Love was directly involved in Cobain's death. "It endangers me, and it endangers [daughter] Frances," she said.
Lana Del Rey has revealed the track listing to her upcoming new LP, Ultraviolence. A release date should be announced soon.
1. Cruel World
3. Shades of Cool
4. Brooklyn Baby
5. West Coast
6. Sad Girl
7. Pretty When You Cry
8. Money Power Glory
9. Fucked My Way Up To The Top
10. Old Money
11. The Other Woman
12. Black Beauty (Bonus Track)
13. Guns and Roses (Bonus Track)
14. Florida Kilos (Bonus Track)
Joe Sib is not only the co-founder of Side One Dummy but he's also a comedian in his spare time. Recently at the label's "Storytellers" show, he recounted the first time he met Bruce Springsteen. Check it out in the replies.
Bands that are fun loving and kind of chill are always talked about in conjunction with the seasons, which is bogus. Because really, the only thing less interesting than talking about the weather is writing about it, so we won't do that. Instead what we'll do is introduce you to the laid-back hazy-pop cool dudes in No Nets. Their new album, Affable & Ready For Small Talk drops on May 20th, but right here this very moment we have the organ-tinged, beautiful people indie grunge of "Bonnie Tyler." (It really is quite amazing how good I am at describing music in a way that is both simple and makes sense!) Take a listen in the replies and make sure to pick up the band's album when it's...
Vulfpeck from Los Angeles apparently wrote an album of entirely silent songs named Sleepify and uploaded it to Spotify's service. Encouraging their small fanbase to stream it while they slept, the band generated around $20,000 at $.007 a stream. The stunt was intended to fund a small stint of free shows, but the album has been removed and it's not clear if they'll receive the entire royalty check.
Toby and Matt from Emery will be chatting tonight in this thread at 8:30 PM EST (so about 10 minutes from now). Ask them about the band's upcoming record, the crowndfunding for it, the new label, and anything else. Come hang out!
Update: The chat is now over - thanks to Toby and Matt for hanging out tonight. Stay tuned for more details regarding the band's upcoming release.
After talking with staff over the past few weeks, we realized that the "free music friday" posts we were doing weren't really working and hadn't become what we thought the feature could be when we started it all those years ago. So, we're sunsetting it and will be trying out some new features throughout the week instead. Hmmm, how about: free music wednesday! Basically, the idea is that a staff member will find one song/album/whatever that's available for free and write a little something about it on the homepage. That thread will then be open to anyone else that would like to share free (legal!) music with other listeners. Your band, your friends' band, whatever. And, on that note: this...
Watch Real Friends' music video for a new song titled "Loose Ends" featuring Chris Roetter of Like Moths to Flames in the replies. You can also get a free download of the track by signing up for the band's mailing list. Maybe This Place Is The Same And We're Just Changing is up for pre-order.
This is a little last minute but we decided "what the heck?" - Toby and Matt from Emery will be chatting tonight on the site at 8:30 PM EST. Ask them about the band's upcoming record, the crowndfunding for it, the new label, and anything else. See you then!
Hey everyone, apologies for the radio silence these last couple of days. After what happened we've all taken some time to reflect but we had to speak up today to give our heartfelt thanks. First and foremost, to those who've reached out tooffer their sympathies or who've kept Alberto and his family in their thoughts and prayers. In particular to all those who donated to his family; after only a few days they have almost reached their fundraising goal. If you can spare any amount, no matter how small, it will be greatly appreciated. You can do so here.
Need to know how to stop a wedding when your beloved is going to marry someone else? WikiHow has you covered. I think we found the end of the internet.
If you were not able to contact her before hand, and you are sure that you want to proceed, find out the location of the wedding. Unless you have been invited, you will have to find out where the wedding ceremony is to be held, and the exact time. Ask family members or mutual friends if it doesn't appear too suspicious, or perhaps check the wedding notices in the local newspaper.
Check out an audio interview with Bert McCraken of The Used where he talks about "the failing American system, and anarchy, and anarchism, and Occupy, and what might happen if America continues down its current path."