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Audio Jane Takes Indie Shoegaze in a Different Direction with Release of Band’s New Album ‘Naive’

Audio Jane Takes Indie Shoegaze in a Different...

By JOHN DALY Audio Jane brings a cool, fuzzy flair to the troubles of life with the new album, Naive.  The more I listen to this record, the more great...

Joan Baez on ‘Saturday Sessions’ for CBS This Morning: Saturday, Karen Elson Performs

Joan Baez on ‘Saturday Sessions’...

By JOHN DALY Joan Baez, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, will be interviewed by anchor Anthony Mason on CBS This Morning: Saturday. Baez released...

International Bands Dengue Fever and Tinariwen Bring their Beautiful Music Across US

International Bands Dengue Fever and Tinariwen...

By DONNA BALANCIA Dengue Fever and Tinariwen may from different regions of the globe, but their tour together is building new musical bridges. Dengue Fever,...

Get Ready for The Orwells: Chicago Band Brings Its Own Style of Punk – And Entourage – on The Road

Get Ready for The Orwells: Chicago Band Brings...

By DONNA BALANCIA When The Orwells hit the road they go in style. More than a few people at The Regent Theater in Los Angeles last night made a mention...

The Classic East and The Classic West Music Festivals Set the Dates, Tickets Go On Sale April 7

The Classic East and The Classic West Music...

By JOHN DALY The Classic East and Classic West music festivals finally have a presence on the world wide web and tickets for the July concerts go on sale...

Bob Dylan Gives Rare Interview for his own Website on the Eve of Release of ‘Triplicate’ Albums

Bob Dylan Gives Rare Interview for his own...

By JOHN DALY Bob Dylan says he never met Hubert Humphrey, he likes Iggy Pop’s album, Apres, and watches I Love Lucy non-stop when he’s on the...

VIDEO: Watch John Lennon, Son Julian Lennon, and Chuck Berry Jam to the Rock N Roll Anthem ‘Johnny B. Goode’

VIDEO: Watch John Lennon, Son Julian Lennon,...

By JOHN DALY Years apart, the late Chuck Berry jammed with both John Lennon and son, Julian Lennon to his famous song, “Johnny B. Goode.” Rock...

Beloved Classic Rocker Paul Young Tours With Album, ‘Good Thing,’ And Lives in the Present

Beloved Classic Rocker Paul Young Tours With...

By DONNA BALANCIA With all the talk about classic rock these days, we thought we’d post a video or two by one of our favorite “classics,”...

Daly Review: Xombie Releases New Single, ‘Might As Well,’ Hardcore That’s Easy on the Ears

Daly Review: Xombie Releases New Single,...

By JOHN DALY When you hear the new single, “Might As Well” by Xombie, you might just want to go jump off a stage. But you better do it before...

Mondo NYC Fest To Be Held Oct. 4-8, Puts Out Call for Musical Performers and Panelists – Apply Here

Mondo NYC Fest To Be Held Oct. 4-8, Puts...

Fall NYC Festival Seeking Performers By JOHN DALY The second Annual Mondo.NYC festival and global business summit of music and tech industry returns to...

Classic East Fest, Classic West Fest Bring Out Fleetwood Mac and The Eagles in LA, NYC in July

Classic East Fest, Classic West Fest Bring...

UPDATE: Tickets Go On Sale April 7 – Details By DOTTIE PARIS The Eagles and Fleetwood Mac will be the headliners at Classic East and Classic West...

Bailey Mullins Review: Adam Bonomo Debuts His Album, ‘Phases,’ at Joe’s Pub in the East Village

Bailey Mullins Review: Adam Bonomo Debuts...

New York Songwriter Impresses at Joe’s Pub Photos and Review By BAILEY MULLINS Adam Bonomo, a NYC- based songwriter, pianist and producer, celebrated...

Bruce Springsteen Calls Australian Teen Nathan Testa Up On Stage to Play ‘Growin Up’ Duet

Bruce Springsteen Calls Australian Teen Nathan...

By JOHN DALY Bruce Springsteen gave a Brisbane, Australia, boy a chance to play with him on stage. Nathan Testa was called out of the audience and took...

A Peek Behind The Scenes of Music’s Biggest Night – What You Didn’t See on GRAMMY CBS Show

A Peek Behind The Scenes of Music’s...

Rock Star Tech Experts Are GRAMMYs Unsung Heroes By MARCY KRAFT Another chapter of “Music’s Biggest Night,” the 59th GRAMMY® Awards is now in the...

Metallica Takes its WorldWired Tour on the Road with Stops in the U.S. and Canada

Metallica Takes its WorldWired Tour on the...

PHOTO: FACUNDO GEISLER, STORY By JOHN DALY Metallica will hit the road taking its WorldWired Tour around the U.S. and Canada starting May 10th at Baltimore’s...

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominations List: Here Are the GRAMMY Nominees for 2017

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominations...

List of GRAMMY AWARDS NOMINATIONS 2017 In case you forgot which of your favorite performers, producers and musicians are up for GRAMMY Awards this year,...

Music News and Moments from the Red Carpet at MusiCares The Tom Petty Person of the Year Benefit

Music News and Moments from the Red Carpet...

By DONNA BALANCIA Tom Petty may have been the star of the show, but music news was fast a furious on the red carpet at the MusiCares Person of the Year...

MusiCares Tom Petty Tribute Raises More than $8 Million in Night of Heavenly Music Stars

MusiCares Tom Petty Tribute Raises More than...

Musical Pals of Tom Petty Come Out to Honor Him as MusiCares Person of the Year By DONNA BALANCIA Tom Petty and pals helped raise more than $8 million...

Tom Petty Honored as Person of the Year by MusiCares Foundation and The Recording Academy

Tom Petty Honored as Person of the Year by...

Photos by AMBER and TAKAHIRO KYONO, Edited by JOHN DALY Tom Petty will be honored as the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year tonight. Petty is a three-time...

Japandroids Drop Third Album, ‘Near To The Wild Heart Of Life,’ Band To Tour and Play Terminal 5

Japandroids Drop Third Album, ‘Near...

By JOHN DALY Japandroids’ third album, Near To The Wild Heart Of Life, is out today. The album features some amazing tracks including “No...

Apple Evangelist Guy Kawasaki and The Art of Innovation: ‘Don’t Let the Bozos Grind You Down’

Apple Evangelist Guy Kawasaki and The Art...

Guy Kawasaki Says Forge Ahead With Good Product By DONNA BALANCIA Guy Kawasaki gave his inspiring “Art of Innovation” presentation before a...

Joe Perry to Receive Les Paul Award at 32nd annual TEC Awards at NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif.

Joe Perry to Receive Les Paul Award at 32nd...

Photos © SUZANNE ALLISON WITKIN Aerosmith co-founder Joe Perry will receive the Les Paul Award at the 32nd annual  Technical Excellence and Creativity...

Review: Under the Radar, Luxury Mane Has Released The Best Indie Shoegaze Album — Maybe Ever

Review: Under the Radar, Luxury Mane Has...

For Luxury Mane, It’s all About Excellence By DONNA BALANCIA Indie rock band Luxury Mane has released a new album called Lux Runnin Out but it’s...

Goldenvoice Announces Lineup for 2nd Panorama Music Festival July 28-30 on Randall’s Island NYC

Goldenvoice Announces Lineup for 2nd Panorama...

Tame Impala, Frank Ocean and Nine Inch Nails headline the second annual Panorama Music Festival on Randall’s Island Park July 28-July 30. Solange,...

Miley Cyrus Joins The Flaming Lips for ‘We A Famly;’ Flaming Lips To Appear on Tonight Show

Miley Cyrus Joins The Flaming Lips for ‘We...

JOHN DALY Miley Cyrus has joined The Flaming Lips for “We A Famly,” off the new album, Oczy Mlody. It’s an odd friendship, but nonetheless...

Saul Losada Unleashes Explosive New Album, ‘Energy’ To The Delight of Blues Rock Fans

Saul Losada Unleashes Explosive New Album,...

By JOHN DALY Saul Losada puts out positive energy. The amazing instrumental guitarist has released a heartbreaker of a record that any fan of great blues...

Richie Sambora and Orianthi to Open The NAMM Show 2017 in Anaheim Jan. 19

Richie Sambora and Orianthi to Open The NAMM...

Rock Duo play The NAMM Nissan Grand Plaza Stage By DOTTIE PARIS RSO: Richie Sambora and Orianthi will make their NAMM Show debut and kick off the annual...

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Journey, Tupac Shakur, Yes and Joan Baez in Diverse Class of 2017

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Journey,...

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Honors Rebels and Trendsetters By DONNA BALANCIA Legendary folk singer Joan Baez, Seattle grunge leaders Pearl Jam and the late...

See Patti Smith Perform Bob Dylan’s ‘A Hard Rain’s A Gonna Fall’ for Nobel Prize Award Gala

See Patti Smith Perform Bob Dylan’s...

By JOHN DALY You know it’s not just you when even Patti Smith has a bad day. Smith had to halt her performance to the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony...

Mike Snyder of Drum! Magazine Publishes List of The 10 Best Recorded Drum Sounds

Mike Snyder of Drum! Magazine Publishes List...

By JOHN DALY Drum! magazine has published its list of The 10 Best Recorded Drum Sounds and the list will not shock music lovers, but there are one or two...