Music Notes – Friday, October 31, 2014

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters preview new track ‘Congregation’. [NME] Phish launch streaming subscription service LivePhish+. [COS] ‘Severe tonsillitis’ sidelines Paolo Nutini. [PN] Foo Fighters’ Sonic Highways includes a song inspired by Nirvana’s breakup. [UCR] Parquet Courts reveal first collaboration with PC Worship – hear ‘Fell Into The Wrong Crowd’. [NME] She & Him cover Frank Sinatra’s ‘Time After Time’. [COS]  Gregg Allman dismissed from Midnight Rider lawsuit. [BB] Kiss go long with free concert for LA Kiss season […] Read more »

Music Notes – Thursday, October 30

The Dead Weather

The Dead Weather premiere new song ‘Buzzkill(er)’ — listen. [COS] Allman Brothers Band, at Beacon Theater, plays final concert. [NYT] Dave Grohl: Not an American Idol fan. [S] Foo Fighters world tour dates revealed. [N11] Metallica planning a whole week with Craig Ferguson. [M] Slash documentary and concert special. [MN]  Geddy Lee, Eddie Vedder confirmed for Evening of Who Music. [UCR] Paul McCartney extends Wings’ reach on remastered Letting Go. [S] David Gilmour to release new […] Read more »

Music Notes – Wednesday, October 29, 2014


R.E.M. announce 7″ singles collection (1983-88). [UC] Darlene Love will retire ‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)’ from TV after Letterman ends. [BB] Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme to appear in comedy series Toast Of London. [NME] Eric Clapton releases Jack Bruce tribute track ‘For Jack’. [COS]  Allman Brothers Band  broadcast final show. [JB] Dean Fertita joins Jack White’s touring band. [COS] Jimmy Page: ‘Led Zeppelin was an affair of the heart’. [RS] Paolo Nutini […] Read more »

Music Notes – Tuesday, October 28, 2014


Prince to play 8-Minute ‘Jam session’ on Saturday Night Live. [PF] Marilyn Manson reveals new song ‘Third Day Of A Seven Day Binge’. [NME] The Ryman Auditorium kicks off a $14 million facelift. [BB] Jack White, Marcus Mumford, Elvis Costello and more feature on Inside Llewyn Davis live album. [NME] Fugazi release ‘Merchandise’ from First Demo. [COS] Tool post update from the studio confirming new studio album. [COS] Black Rebel Motorcycle Club turn to fans in […] Read more »

The LSD Show 83 – Laura’s NYC trip, Jack Bruce, Sean spoils a movie, Chet Faker


WTTS/KPRI’s Laura Duncan and her husband of 24 years, Sean, talk about life at home. In episode 83, Laura is back from New York City for yet another music trip, Jack Bruce passes away at 71, Sean spoils a movie date and a free download of the new Chet Faker song, ‘Gold’.  LISTEN/SUBSCRIBE to The LSD Show on iTunes. Follow Laura and Sean on Twitter: @WTTSLAURA, @SeanDuncan66.       Legendary Cream bassist Jack Bruce dead at 71 Jack Bruce, composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, died of liver […] Read more »

Music Notes – Monday, October 27, 2014


Cream bassist Jack Bruce dead at 71. [JB] Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker lead tributes to Jack Bruce. [UC] Wilco announce details of 20th Anniversary releases. [MN] Foo Fighters perform new song ‘The Feast and The Famine’ at epic three hour Washington gig. [NME] The Decemberists’ Colin Meloy busked in Williamsburg and announced band’s new album. [S] The Rolling Stones resume tour. [N11] Sting and his The Last Ship cast prep for Broadway opening. [BB] U2 new apology. [MN] Morrissey criticizes ‘abysmal’ Italian venues […] Read more »

Music Notes – Friday, October 24, 2014

Courtney Love and Dave Grohl

Courtney Love and Dave Grohl have a stripper-related bet. [PS] Cold War Kids push new album release to March 2015. [NME] Hear Smashing Pumpkins’ rousing new ‘Being Beige’. [RS] Interpol play ‘All the Rage Back Home’ on Jools Holland. [PF] Neil Young set for first ever art exhibition in California. [NME] Train’s Pat Monahan: I sell my Billboard ‘Plaques on eBay’ for money to buy vintage cars. [BB] Ozzy Osbourne: ‘I’m the luckiest man in […] Read more »

Music Notes – Thursday, October 23, 2014


Spoon announce new U.S. tour dates. [COS] Jack White to speak at Yale. [PF] The Who postpone 50th Anniversary dates. [UCR] Smart people listen to Radiohead and dumb people listen to Beyoncé? According to new study, yes. [COS] Jason Aldean teams up with Bob Seger for CMT Crossroads. [CMN] Pink Floyd’s The Endless River on course to become Amazon’s most pre-ordered album of all time. [NME] Wilko Johnson says he is cancer free. [BBC] Arcade Fire’s Will Butler contributed music […] Read more »

Music Notes – Wednesday, October 22, 2014


Flea promises ‘Introspective,’ ‘Super danceable’ new RHCP album. [RS] U2 tracking for lowest U.S. debut in three decades. [N11] Stream Francisco The Man’s debut album Loose Ends. [COS] ‘Baker Street’ saxophonist Raphael Ravenscroft dies. [TG] Ed Sheeran hits back at Isle Of Wight Festival boss for ‘boring’ comment. [NME] Weezer ask fans for help with next career move. [S] Adele ‘wants to get record right’. [MN] Yo La Tengo to celebrate 30th anniversary with deluxe reissue […] Read more »

Music Notes – Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters accused of rip off. [MN] U2 manager hails ‘great result’ as ‘free’ album charts at No. 6 on UK Charts. [NME] St. Vincent to release new EP for Record Store Day Black Friday. [COS] Isle Of Wight boss: ‘If boring acts like Ed Sheeran are the future then we’re all screwed’. [VF] James Blunt apologizes for ‘You’re Beautiful’. [S] Paul McCartney unearths lost duet with John Bonham, ‘Beware My Love’. [COS] Reggae legend John Holt […] Read more »