David Byrne’s curated some interesting reasons to stay positive and hopeful during these depressing times… Plus he’s got a new album (“American Utopia”) to go along with it.
The Beatles were initially a terrible fit for the jazz-oriented Cavern Club but they soon took Liverpool by storm and eventually made this underground club an important landmark in pop music history.
The release of their debut single has the indie music world buzzing. Our interview with Dose bandmates Sean Turland and Ewan Barr gives a look inside their “noise-rock” style.
Barfield’s brand of “Texas Funk” has blues and rock infused into its funkiness even if it is delivered by a guy that doesn’t look the part. Think of a six-foot leprechaun (with red lambchop sideburns) who shimmies like James Brown.
John Cusack, Jack Black and Lisa Bonet are just three reasons to be a fan. The tracks (and lists) in this Stephen Frears movie about obsessive music lovers makes this the perfect “must-watch” for Record Store Day.