Welcome

Welcome

It feels good to be back. Well, bitter sweet it feels. I say that because, although I am delighted to be ‘back in the saddle’ there is so much going in the world at the moment that I truly do not know where to begin. Do I start with the circus that is our presidential […]

Star Spangled Beyonce

Star Spangled Beyonce

  THE FACTS: Over a week after the world learned that Beyoncé had lip-synched “The Star-Spangled Banner” at President Obama’s second inauguration, the diva finally admitted publicly this afternoon that she did. The confession, however, came only after Beyoncé delivered a live, a cappella rendition of the national anthem to a convention center filled with […]

Jay-Z and Readheads

Jay-Z and Readheads

  THE FACTS: Will Gluck , writer-director of Easy A and Friends with Benefits, is in negotiations to helm Sony’s film adaptation of 1977 Broadway musical Annie. The film will be set in modern day and will also feature a full dose of modern music influences, with Jay-Z working on the soundtrack (read full article […]

Lets get Punk

Lets get Punk

  THE FACTS: Lovers of pretend-robot French dudes and giants beats, rejoice: Daft Punk are back. Details are currently sketchy, but the duo has reportedly signed a deal with Columbia Records (they previously released music via EMI), and have a new album is in the works, which we’ll likely lay ears on it before 2013 […]

No Gold for his Celling

No Gold for his Celling

THE FACTS: The Nashville duo is suing Pinnacle Entertainment in New York federal court. Drummer Patrick Carney and singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach say the casino owner commissioned a song that sounds like their hit “Howlin’ For You” for a commercial advertising two of its Louisiana properties. They are asking a judge for an injunction and compensation […]

The Mack Dad(ies) are Back!!

The Mack Dad(ies) are Back!!

  THE FACTS: That’s right, the hip-hop duo of Chris Kelly and Chris Smith (or, as you may know them, Mac Daddy and Daddy Mac) will reunite onstage for the So So Def All-Stars Anniversary Concert, which will go down in Atlanta on Feb. 23 (see full article HERE) MY TAKE: There is a God! […]