Wednesday, April 23, 2014


Lorde sick with chest infection, postpones upcoming tour dates. [COS] Kings of Leon announce 2014 summer tour. [COS] Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul offers Arcade Fire pizza in exchange for tickets to intimate LA show. [NME] Austin City Limits Music Festival reveals 2014 lineup. [COS] Paul McCartney cancels gig after his equipment goes missing. [NME] Kaiser Chiefs confirm 2015 arena dates. [MN] Stream Damon Albarn’s debut solo album Everyday Robots. [COS] Motley Crue’s Vince Neil buys arena football team. […] Read more »

Music Notes – Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Tom Petty

Tom Petty on 40 years of songwriting. [BB] Broken Bells announce 2014 summer tour. [COS] Plan your 2014 Festival binge with this interactive map. [Spin] Listen to Jack White’s new single ‘Lazaretto’. [COS] Four people stabbed, 20 arrested outside metal festival in Ohio. [UCR] Paul McCartney expands 2014 U.S. tour. [COS] Arcade Fire performed with ‘Pope’ Beck Hansen at Coachella. [COS] Read Iggy Pop’s heartfelt letter to a fan. [LON] Stream Pixies’ Indie Cindy, their first new album […] Read more »

Music Notes – Monday, April 21, 2014

Justin Bieber

White House declines petition to deport Justin Bieber. [COS] Arctic Monkeys score biggest selling vinyl album of 2014 so far. [NME] Jack White makes history with world’s fastest released record. [Spin] Neil Young A Letter Home gets no frills release. [MN] Listen to new music from Prince, ‘The Breakdown’. [SG] Promises new album and remasters. [RS] Paul Stanley is a best selling author. [N11] Music Festivals 2014: Where to find variety. [MR] Peter Frampton DIA luggage thief […] Read more »

Music Notes – Friday, April 18, 2014


Coldplay announces 2014 tour dates. [COS] Beck hopes to release next album this year. [BB] Aretha Franklin files $10 million suit over Patti LaBelle fight story. [RS] Foo Fighters’ new album is ‘almost halfway done’. [COS] Lorde’s rep denies diva claims. [MN] Alice Cooper talks guillotines, John Lennon and chickens. [RS] 4 Non Blondes to reunite at L.A. event. [BB] Ian Anderson to tour Homo Erraticus in USA. [N11] Imagine Dragons in the studio. [MN] Cut Copy’s […] Read more »

Music Notes – Thursday, April 17, 2014

Bruce Springsteen

Listen to Bruce Springsteen’s new song ‘Hurry Up Sundown’. [COS] The Orwells criticise Arctic Monkeys’ live show. [GW] Robert Plant plays church charity concert. [UC] Lorde meets baseball legend George Brett, the inspiration behind her hit ‘Royals’. [COS] Thee Oh Sees, OFF!, and Gizmos join Burger Boogaloo Lineup. [Spin] Paul McCartney expands 2014 North American tour. [COS] The inside story of Nirvana’s one-night-only reunion. [RS] AC/DC won’t break up despite Malcom Young’s ‘debilitating illness’. [COS] Listen to […] Read more »

Music Notes – Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Jon Bon Jovi

Jon Bon Jovi wants to buy the Buffalo Bills. [UCR] Stream Eels’ new album The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett. [COS] BB King apologizes for erratic St Louis show. [NME] Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi hints at new album. [MN] Imagine Dragons frontman to receive Songwriters Hall of Fame honor. [BB] Neil Young’s Pono Kickstarter raises over $6 million. [RS] Here’s a map of America’s musical preferences by genre. [COS] Cloud Nothings strip down Here and Nowhere […] Read more »

Music Notes – Tuesday, April 15, 2014


AC/DC to retire speculation started on rumor. [N11] Foo Fighters fans raise funds hoping the band will return to Richmond, Virginia, for the first time since ’98. [Spin] Listen to The Black Keys’ new song ‘Turn Blue’. [COS] Pixies Indie Cindy gets early release. [MN] Muse reveal plan to start recording new album in May. [NME] Courtney Love bored with being a badass. [N11] Bon Jovi’s ‘Lay Your Hands on Me’ covered by Dolly Parton. [UCR] […] Read more »

The LSD Show 74 – L.A. trip, Record Store Day, St. Paul & The Broken Bones


WTTS’ Laura Duncan and her husband of 24 years, Sean, talk about life at home. In episode 74, fresh back from Los Angeles Laura and Sean discuss their latest trip: A private tour of Capitol Records, the amazing Amoeba Music record store, seats down front at Dodger Stadium, Jimmy Kimmel Live! and more. They also highlight some of the  great music that will be available on Record Store Day and offer FREE music from St. Paul & The Broken Bones.  LISTEN/SUBSCRIBE to The LSD Show on iTunes. Follow Laura and […] Read more »

Music Notes – Monday, April 14, 2014


Morrissey reveals World Peace Is None Of Your Business details. [N11] Damon Albarn: ‘I worry for humanity’. [MN] Michael Franti Googles his own lyrics. [N11] Elvis Presley’s estate sues over likeness used in gun adverts. [NME] They Might Be Giants release 10 year compilation. [MN] Steely Dan expands U.S. tour. [N11] Jesse Winchester dies aged 69. [UC] Santana to release first Latin album. [MN] Kiss perform ‘Deuce’ on The Tonight Show. MGMT’s full performance at […] Read more »

Music Notes – Friday, April 11, 2014


Original Kiss lineup put differences aside for Rock and Roll Hall induction. [CR]  Nirvana played a surprise show in Brooklyn, here’s the 15-song setlist. [COS] Read Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band induction speech. [RS] Linkin Park reveal details of new album ‘The Hunting Party’. [NME] Led Zeppelin 1 Deluxe Edition features 1969 Paris concert. [N11] Listen to Arcade Fire cover Blondie’s ‘Heart of Glass’. [COS] The former Cat Stevens, Yusuf Islam, performs at Hall induction. [UCR] Radiohead’s […] Read more »