Saturday, March 2, 2024

Music

Number 1 on the Charts Doesn’t Mean What It Used To: Florence & The Machine Sell Just 138K

Number 1 on the charts? It means number 2, or 10, next week. It doesn't mean what it used to. Last week, Florence and...

Apple Introduces Music Service That is Just Like Spotify and All the Others

Apple Music! It's coming June 30th. It will cost $9.99 a month to stream music. Just like in the old days of the Columbia...

Here’s the Free FBI File on Whitney Houston, You Don’t Need to Buy Bogus New Book

There's a bogus new "biography" of Whitney Houston out this week, touted in today's New York tabloids. There's nothing new here. The big news...

Confirmed: Adele is NOT the Singer of James Bond Movie Song for “Spectre”

Everyone simmer down. I have confirmed that Adele is NOT the singer of theme song for "Spectre," the new James Bond movie. British tabs have...

Janet Jackson New Album is Like Vanity Recording, She’s Paying the Freight for Everything

Before you get too excited about Rhythm Nation Records, Janet Jackson's new label with BMG, take a breath. Janet and her Qatari businessman husband...

Hear the Rolling Stones “Brown Sugar” with Eric Clapton, Never Released Before

Hear-- here-- is Eric Clapton's stunning guitar on "Brown Sugar," never before released, by the Rolling Stones. It's an alternate take from the "Sticky...

Steely Dan Lead Guitarist Jon Herington Makes Rare NY Appearance This Week

Are you reeling in the years? Jon Herington is. He's been with Steely Dan for about 15 years, providing those amazing lead guitar licks...

Lauryn Hill (Remember the Fugees?) Kills it Softly at the Apollo Playing Nina Simone Songs

Lauryn Hill’s rousing performance following the screening of “What Happened, Miss Simone?” Monday evening at the Apollo Theater turned into a celebration and tribute...