As mentioned, the soundtrack to Andrew Slater’s documentary Echo in the Canyon, which looks at the birth of the Laurel Canyon music scene with bands like The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield, and The Mamas & the Papas, and more, comes out today.
Mott The Hoople ’74, which reunited Ian Hunter with his with former bandmates Ariel Bender and Morgan Fisher, have been out on the road celebrating the 45th anniversary of the band’s 1974 tour, which is also the first time these three have toured the U.S. together since then.
Last night's fun David Bowie tribute at Carnegie Hall featured performances by The Flaming Lips, Cat Power, Heart's Ann Wilson, Robyn Hitchcock, Gogol Bordello's Eugene Hutz, Michael Stipe, Jakob Dylan, The Mountain Goats, and many, many more.
Those already star-studded David Bowie tributes at Carnegie Hall and Radio City happening this week have added even more artists to their lineups. Thursday's show at Carnegie (3/31) now features Patti Smith and Eugene Hutz of Gogol Bordello, while Friday's Radio C…