Music Notes – Friday, November 21, 2014

Yoko Ono

The Flaming Lips and Yoko Ono cover John Lennon’s ‘Happy Xmas (War Is Over)’. [COS] Interpol emerge from snowstorm after being trapped for over 50 hours. [NME] Paul McCartney’s new app offers virtual reality concert footage. [COS] Silverchair’s Daniel Johns charged with DUI. [N11] Morrissey stormed off a Warsaw stage after getting heckled. [COS] Arcade Fire’s Will Butler announces debut solo album. [COS] Ozzy Osbourne: Memories of a madman. [UCR] Soundgarden premiere unreleased track ‘Kristi’. [COS] Radiohead are […] Read more »

Music Notes – Thursday, November 20, 2014

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters declare war on scalpers with North American stadium tour. [COS] AC/DC host NYC listening party for new Rock or Bust album. [ABC] Interpol stranded on Buffalo highway for over 30 hours due to record-breaking snowstorm. [COS] Bono’s injuries more serious than originally reported. [RS] Midnight Rider case: Settlement reached in Sarah Jones’ parents’ civil lawsuit. [BB] Lorde explains her Diplo ‘tiny penis’ comment. [F] KISS to close Download 2015. [MN] Frank Turner says new LP […] Read more »

Pink Floyd, TV on the Radio, The Art Of McCartney


The list of legendary musicians who perform on ‘The Art of McCartney’ is unmatched… Bob Dylan, The Cure, B.B. King, Brian Wilson, Heart, Dr. John… 1. Billy Joel – “Maybe I’m Amazed” 2. Bob Dylan – “Things We Said Today” 3. Heart – “Band on the Run” 4. Steve Miller – “Junior’s Farm” 5. Yusuf Islam – “The Long and Winding Road” 6. Harry Connick, Jr. – “My Love” 7. Brian Wilson – “Wanderlust” 8. […] 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 »

Israel Nash


Originally from Missouri, Israel Nash moved to New York City in 2006 and he independently released his debut solo album, New York Town which was recorded at The Magic Shop in New York’s Soho neighborhood. New York Town was eventually picked up by Dutch label Contintental Records Services in Europe and the UK. His sophomore album, Barn Doors and Concrete Floors was released on March 29, 2011. Nash recruited Sonic Youth’s Steve Shelley to co-produce […] Read more »