Gooood morning everybody! Hope everyone had a great weekend. Here we are back at it again, the last week of July.
Seether “Words as Weapons” celebrates its fourth week in the number one slot. The record is up another 48 spins this week and the track is has a 168 spin lead on its closest competitor, Nothing More “This is the Time (Ballast).” This track is up a whopping 143 spins this week, moving 3 to 2*. Continue Reading »
Jefferson A. Laufer is a second-generation native to Los Angeles, the music capitol of the world. He is the chief journalist for Rock Bands of LA. This has been a long laborious under taking yet it’s been a labor of love and devotion for Jeff…..
I was fortunate to work in the record business for over 27 years. Within these 27 years I was fortunate to work with many artist that altered social culture. My job entailed getting records played on the radio. It was considered that the more radio airplay you accumulated the more records you’d sell. Unfortunately it did not always work that way. The public is fickle and never follows the norm. Continue Reading »
A pine planted in 2004 near L.A.’s Griffith Observatory in honor of the iconic musician was killed by his band’s namesake insect, local councilman Tom LaBonge told The Los Angeles Times . In order words? A Beatle’s memorial tree was killed by beetles!
Harrison’s pine had grown to more than 10 feet tall in 2013, LaBonge said, but the recent onslaught of beetles sadly proved to be fatal. Fortunately, though, the tree will be replanted, although exactly when this will take place remains to be announced. Continue Reading »
Theory of a Deadman and Fozzy have just announced the first leg of their upcoming U.S. tour dates! Theory of a Deadman will be touring in support of their fifth studio album, ‘Savages.’ out July 29 while Chris Jericho and team will also be touring off a new release, ‘Do You Wanna Start a War,’ which comes out July 22. Check out the full list of tour dates below!
Theory of a Deadman + Fozzy 2014 U.S. Tour: Continue Reading »
1. So what’s the current story with Crobot? Continue Reading »