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 »

Music Notes – Thursday, April 10, 2014

Joan Jett and Dave Grohl

Joan Jett will join Nirvana onstage at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebration. [Yahoo] Bonnaroo expands 2014 lineup, reveals Club Stage. [COS] Prince claims rights to Prince. [N11] Blur’s Dave Rowntree remixes song by new band The Cadbury Sisters – listen. [NME] Damon Albarn on the future of Blur: ‘I’m sure we’ll play again at some point’. [NME] Flea unites with former Mars Volta members to form Antemasque. [Spin] Smashing Pumpkins Billy Corgan gearing up […] Read more »

Music Notes – Friday, April 4, 2014

David Letterman

David Letterman announces retirement from Late Show. [V] Kings of Leon concertgoers may have been exposed to measles. [COS] Gene Simmons celebrates Kiss’ 40th Anniversary with Crowdsourcing campaign. [THR] ZZ Top and Jeff Beck to tour in 2014. [UCR] Taylor Hawkins describes solo album collaboration with Dave Grohl as ‘David Bowie meets Queen‘. [NME] The Babys wrapping up work on first album in 34 years. [UCR] Jack White to record, press, and release new single all in […] Read more »

The LSD Show 73 – L.A. bound, Jake Bugg, The Bombay Bicycle Club


WTTS’ Laura Duncan and her husband of 24 years, Sean, talk about life at home. In episode 73, the two discuss their upcoming trip to Los Angeles. Capitol Records, Amoeba Music, Dodger Stadium and Jimmy Kimmel Live! are all on the the itinerary. Also, Sean talks about Jake Bugg’s recent performance at Sun King Studio 92 and FREE music from the Bombay Bicycle Club.  LISTEN/SUBSCRIBE to The LSD Show on iTunes. Follow Laura and Sean on Twitter: @WTTSLAURA, @SeanDuncan66.   Going back to Cali, back to Cali […] Read more »