Rob Sheffield

Morrissey cancels Iceland show because venue serves meat; Bell House hosting Smiths V-Day party w/ Doug Gillard, more
Morrissey cancels Iceland show because venue serves meat; Bell House hosting Smiths V-Day party w/ Doug Gillard, more
Morrissey was planning to play Reykjavik, Iceland at Harpa Concert Hall, but it is not to be because the venue's concessions served meat. "I love Iceland and I have waited a long time to return, but I shall leave the Harpa Concert Hall to their cannibalistic flesh-eating bloodlust," said Moz in a statement to True to You...
The Monkees movie ‘Head’ showing at The Bell House; post-screening discussion with Kurt Loder and others
The Monkees movie ‘Head’ showing at The Bell House; post-screening discussion with Kurt Loder and others
The Monkees made their motion picture debut in the 1968 film, Head, which took the TV pop icons into seriously whacked-out psychedelic territory, courtesy screenwriter Jack Nicholson and director Bob Rafelson (Five Easy Pieces) and threw their teenybopper rep into the fire...
Hold Steady streaming new songs, Franz Nicolay keeping busy, playing in Against Me! (but not for their upcoming US tour)
Hotel Cafe vs Chuck Ragan The Revival – 2008 tour dates, Jaymay, Thao Nguyen, & Stories in High Fidelity
Hotel Cafe vs Chuck Ragan The Revival – 2008 tour dates, Jaymay, Thao Nguyen, & Stories in High Fidelity
(though not even close to metal) Last month, indie rock blog Productshop NYC shuttered it's doors (RIP) to make way for Stories In High Fidelity, a place "for bands, record stores, labels and writers to share their stories, tour diaries, memories and so much more", a sort of "Huffington Post of music", if you will...