Tag Archives: Eddie Vedder

New Music Friday

I’ve wondered what the young Cameron Crowe, critic for Rolling Stone in the 70s would have wrote about Cameron Crowe’s recent movie output. Since 2001 and based on Rotten Tomatoes reviews, it was not been pretty. Vanilla Sky  42% splat! Elizabethtown  28% splat! We Bought A Zoo 66% fresh! Aloha 19% splat! Roadies 36% splat!   […]

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Substitute Singers

It was officially announced this past weekend that Guns N’ Roses singer Axl Rose would join AC/DC on their “Rock or Bust” tour, taking the place of Brian Johnson, who just retired due to hearing issues. It was also announced that “Oldchella” would be taking over the Polo Grounds in Coachella Valley with The Rolling […]

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Rock’s Greatest Leaps

Some are planned.  Some are spontaneous.  Some signify to the band when to end the song.  A well timed leap can always add excitement and surprise to shows.  In honor of leap day, I give you a few photos and videos of some memorable rock star leaps.   And what’s a leap day like without […]

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Bridge School Benefit Show

Neil Young hosted his 26th Annual Bridge School Benefit concert over the weekend and thanks to his gracious nature he not only raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for the two shows  but on Sunday he let the public stream the show for free. It is a  wonderful concert and the ability to hear some […]

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Grammy Nominations

The Grammy awards have been reduced from 109 to 78 categories wisely removing the distinction between male and female performances. Of course that doesn’t mean there are still some eyebrow raising moments. The most pleasant surprise is the recognition of Bon Iver.  The song “Holocene” was nominated for Record Of The Year and Song Of The Year. […]

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