Mems of REM, dB's, Posies, & more playing Big Star's '#1 Record' in full on tour for its 50th Anniversary
Big Star drummer Jody Stephens will be joined by Chris Stamey (dB’s), Mike Mills (REM), Jon Auer (Posies) and Pat Sansone to play ‘#1 Record‘ in full on six East Coast dates this fall…
Ken Stringfellow of The Posies has been accused by three women of sexual misconduct, according to University Of Washington public radio station KUOW, who report that the band have now broken up
The album takes songs written by John, Paul, and George while The Beatles were still together but were not recorded by the band and imagines what they might have sounded like if they had.
This week: reviews of new albums from Sonny & The Sunsets, Unlikely Friends and Holiday Ghosts, plus new Slumberland band Jeanines, more Wannadies reissues, and a British synthpop comp.
The Milwaukee fest also includes The Weeknd, Spoon, Grizzly Bear, Social Distortion, Pat Benatar, Meat Puppets, Ash, Sugarhill Gang, Jason Isbell, Soccer Mommy, Hurray for the Riff Raff, and much more.