Rocket from the Crypt Briefly Reunites for Yo Gabba Gabba! Appearance

September 10th, 2012 · Comments Off on Rocket from the Crypt Briefly Reunites for Yo Gabba Gabba! Appearance

What a way to introduce Rocket from the Crypt to my kids. I have to admit this is one of the better reunion ploys. No cash grab tour with dutiful live album following suit. Just a limited edition 7″ available via Volcom retailers after September 21st. The b-side is a collaboration between Biz Markie and […]

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STREAM: New Music from The Cars

December 17th, 2010 · Comments Off on STREAM: New Music from The Cars

So, not only have The Cars reunited with Ric Ocasek, but the newly reformed group (minus bassist Benjamin Orr, who died of pancreatic cancer back in 2000) has even posted clips of a few new tunes. I’m somewhat surprised given the debacle that was The New Cars, a lame attempt by three remaining Cars to […]

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Auckland is treated to the premiere of Pavement’s last hurrah

March 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off on Auckland is treated to the premiere of Pavement’s last hurrah

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Alan Wilder rejoins Depeche Mode for one-off show

February 19th, 2010 · Comments Off on Alan Wilder rejoins Depeche Mode for one-off show

After a somewhat acrimoniously worded letter of departure some 14 years ago, Alan Wilder has returned to Depeche Mode for a one-off show at London’s Royal Albert Hall benefiting the Teenage Cancer Trust. The keyboardist and occasional drummer (and probably the most natural musician of the group) took to the stage to play piano on […]

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REUNION: X-Ray Spex

September 11th, 2008 · Comments Off on REUNION: X-Ray Spex

Legendary UK punk outfit X-Ray Spex reformed to play its debut full-length, Germ Free Adolescents, in its entirety this past Friday night at the Roundhouse in London. 3000 people showed up to catch the band’s first performance since 1995. This clip is of the band’s classic “Oh Bondage, Up Yours!” taken from the show.

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RETRO: Sisters of Mercy “Black Planet” video

September 11th, 2008 · 2 Comments

I just got an email from Ticketmaster alerting me to concerts in my area, and I noticed the Sisters of Mercy are playing the Variety Playhouse in Atlanta, Georgia on November 11, 2008. WHAT THE EFF? Come to find out, band dictator, Andrew Eldritch, who hasn’t released a lick of new material under the mothership […]

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