The ever-optimistic NME is claiming that The Faces are likely to reunite, bringing together Ronnie Wood, Rod Stewart, and most of the Small Faces for the first time in 30-odd years: Speaking to BBC 6Music, keyboardist Ian McLagan said: “We’re hoping to get together later this year to play and then we may have some … Continue reading Faces Reunion?
Holy crap, this is awesome. Trailer: Rock-afire Explosion- The MOVIE When MGMT put Billy Bob Brockali in their video for “Electric Feel” an entire generation of dudes in their thirties had a collective flashback to afternoons at Showbiz Pizza Place. Who knew that there was a community of fans buying up the old hardware and … Continue reading Rockafire Explosion: The Movie!
MP3: Throw Me The Statue – “Lolita” from Moonbeams, out now on Secretly Canadian. Saw this video on Subterranean recently. Great, Violent Femmesy vibe right down to the acoustic breakdowns and glockenspiel. Video: Throw Me The Statue – “Lolita” (QT) Video directed by Matt Daniels. Throw Me The Statue: Web, MySpace, eMusic.
Video: Bo Diddley – “Hey, Bo Diddley” and “Bo Diddley” (1966, The Big TNT Show) Rock and roll pioneer Bo Diddley has died of heart failure at age 79. My favorite thing about Bo Diddley is that he always claimed to play rock and roll. Not the blues, not R&B, not pop. But rock and … Continue reading Bo Diddley, Dead at 79
Another outstanding video from our new favorite band. You can’t watch this shit and tell me those kids aren’t wacked out on drugs. And what’s that!?!?! The bear from Chucky Cheese in a cameo? Oh, hell yes. MGMT – “Electric Feel” Music Video Previously: MGMT – Time To Pretend
Stumbling upon a ridiculous video on YouTube, a flood of adolescent memories wash up on the beach. And as everybody knows, the beach is nothing but a bird bathroom.
With all the creepy videos, drugs, models, and jail time it’s easy to forget that Pete Doherty is still occasionally capable of kicking out some decent rock and roll. Video: Babyshambles – “Delivery” (live at SECC) Taken from the upcoming live DVD and CD Oh What A Lovely Tour!, out June 2 in the UK. … Continue reading Babyshambles – Delivery (live)
GLONO catches up with upstate New York’s The Felice Brothers and discovers a new term: Saloon Core. Bust out your suspenders and dust off your squeeze box, it’s party time.
For months now, GLONO has been pining away at the thought of a duet between Pete Doherty and Amy Winehouse. I mean, it seems like a natural fit and a sure hit! Think of maybe a Christmas single a la Shane McGowan and Kirsty Macoll‘s “Fairytale of New York” or something. This, however, is not … Continue reading Pete Doherty and Amy Winehouse Together
You know, I wasn’t very impressed by the studio versions of the songs she was streaming off of her Tom Waits cover album, Anywhere I Lay My Head, but these live sessions are actually pretty cool. You’ve got to give her credit for pulling this off live. No AutoTune, right? Obviously not, ha ha. Video: … Continue reading Scarlett Johansson doing Tom Waits live