Mac Davis, RIP — country star & Elvis songwriter was 78
Mac wrote some of Elvis Presley's biggest hits, and became a star in his own right in the '70s.
The Spits announce first album in 9 years, share 2 new songs
The Spits' first album in nine years will be out in October.
Chavez teach Sadie Dupuis their guitar riffs in new video for ‘Gone Glimmering’ reissue
Chavez's 1995 debut album is getting a 25th anniversary vinyl reissue on Matador with four extra tracks.
Ty Segall’s Fuzz share “Spit” from Steve Albini-recorded new album
Fuzz, the trio of Ty Segall, Charles Moothart and and Chad Ubovich, release their third album on October 23.
SNL writer Sam Jay getting her own HBO late night talk show
”I’m really excited to bring my point of view to late-night television,” says Sam. ”So everyone wear your mask and vote so I can make my TV show! Thaaaanks!”
‘Borat’ sequel premiering on Amazon right before Election Day
Mark Lanegan readies a different kind of Christmas album as ‘Dark Mark’
As ”Dark Mark,” Lanegan will take ”some traditional Christmas songs, some Christmas covers plus some originals and twists them into a dark, melancholic affair.”
Herb Alpert documentary and box set out this week (watch the trailer)
Herb Alpert might be best known for kitschy '60s instrumentals with The Tijuana Brass like "Spanish Flea" and "A Taste of Honey," but he's led a fascinating like, having co-founded A&M Records, among many other accomplishments...
Reggie Watts, Fred Armisen, Ayo Edebiri & more playing “Support Black Womxn” livestream
The benefit, organized by pop duo Chaos Chaos, also features Cautious Clay, Paul Scheer, Lonnie Holley, Gavin Turek, Zuri Marley, No Vacation, Bunny Michael, and more.
NJ’s Count Basie Center opening The Vogel in October
The 20,000 sq. ft. venue was supposed to open in June but was delayed due to the pandemic; however, NJ venues are currently allowed to be open with reduced capacity and social distancing measures in place.