Monthly Archives: August 2007

addicto | 08.31.07


  • Jive: New Britney Album Due Nov. 13
  • Steven Van Zandt: ‘Losing CBGB Meant It Was Only a Matter of Time Before Hilly Followed’
  • Supergrass Bassist Quinn Breaks Back In Fall
    … ‘From a First Floor Window While Sleepwalking at Villa in the South of France’
  • 50 Claims Kanye’s Label Buying 200,000 Copies of Graduation
  • Three 6 Mafia Show Cancelled
    … Police Fear Violence
  • Lil’ Kim Stopped by NYPD Driving Lamborghini Without Plates
  • Time Magazine on Hip-Hop’s Decline
  • Winehouse Drops Out of VMA Lineup
  • Portland’s Music Fest NW to Debut Cobain Biopic ‘Without a Son’
  • Amazon Digital Music Store to Launch in Mid-September
  • New Videos: Crowded Housevideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Pinbackvideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Northern Statevideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … O’Deathvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Tourdates: PJ Harvey
    … Most Serene Republic
    … Bat For Lashes
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    addicto | 08.30.07


  • Nas Show Cancelled in Canada Due to ‘Violent’ Lyrics
  • R.E.M. ‘Two-Thirds to Three-Quarters Through’ New Album
  • 2008 Sabaath Reunion Tour ‘Not Set in Stone’
  • Bob Marley Family to File Suit Over Wireless Deal
  • Curb Records Signs 16-Year-Old Country Star
  • Makeshift Memorial for CBGB’s Owner Outside Abandoned Club
    … Bad Brains ‘Didn’t Go to College; CBGBs Was Our University’
  • Amiina Cancel Tour with Sigur Ros
  • Thurston Moore Regrets Not Breaking Up Sonic Youth
  • Ruff Ryders CEO Indicted on Cocaine Charges
    … Led Zeppelin Guitarist Helps Convict Music Pirate
  • Queen’s May, Taylor to Play Nelson Mandela’s Birthday Party
  • Futureheads Complete Third LP
  • R.I.A.A. Faces Piracy Lawsuit
  • Country Music Association Noms Announced
  • 50 vs. Kanye: Which Album Leaked First?
  • Keith Richards Issues Statement Over Bad Live Review
  • 2007 Bumbershoot Lineup Announced
  • MySpace Organizing Fall Tour
  • No Beatles on iTunes Anytime Soon
  • Was Beethoven Murdered?
  • Gene May be Key to Perfect Pitch
  • Belle and Sebastian: Looking for a Few Good Ladies
  • A Pro Hockey Player, a Noise Label, a Dream Realized
  • Cat Power, Ghostface to Play Free Nike Gigs in Portland
  • Worst Jobs in Rock
  • addicto | 08.29.07

    CBGB Bathroom

  • CBGB Founder Hilly Krystal Dies at 75
    … ‘There Would be No Ramones Without Hilly Krystal’
    … ‘Best of Men in the Worst of Places’
    … ‘A Rock Midwife’
    … A Life in Punk
    … Artists Remember Krystal
    … Krystal on CBGBs’ Final Night
    … Family Statement
  • Testimony Ends in Spector Trial
    Final Arguments Wednesday, Thursday; Deliberations Begin Friday
  • Keith Richards Lashes Out at Swedish Newspapers
    … Demands Apology for Bad Review
    … Eats Cigarette Onstage
  • Foo Fighters Set U.K. Arena Tour
  • Bo Diddley Stable After Heart Attack
    … Had Stroke in May
  • Dave Navarro Directs Porn Film
  • Zune Sponsors Chemical Brothers Tour
  • Pinback Announce New Album, Tour
  • Eric Nicoli Out as EMI Chief
  • Sirius Adds Grateful Dead Channel
  • Bowie’s Luaka Bop Label Finds New Distributor
    … eMusic Renews Agreements with Matador, Beggar’s, Others
  • Springsteen’s North American, Euro Tourdates
  • Ween to Release First Album in Four Years
  • Bloc Party, Justice Headline L.A. Detour Fest
  • Kanye West’s Graduation Preview
    … Kanye Cares About White People
  • addicto | 08.28.07

    My Bloody Valentine

  • My Bloody Valentine Mulling Coachella Reunion?
    … Album, Tour to Follow?
    … Loveless
    … My Bloody MySpace Page
    … Classic MBV Videosvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • DMX Lawyer Blames Caretaker for Dead Dogs
  • Lead Phil Spector Lawyer Leaves Case
    … ‘A Difference of Opinion on Strategy’
  • Amy Winehouse’s In-Laws Ask Fans to Boycott
    … Winehouse Heads to Caribbean
    … Foxy Brown Isolated at Rikers
  • Good Charlotte’s Priorities: Babies, Production, Touring
  • Rick Rubin Era Begins at Columbia Records
  • Starbucks Sellings Lots of Records
  • TOURDATES: Okkervil River
    … Bad Religion
    … Type O Negative
    … British Sea Power
    … High on Fire
    … David Gray
    … Gogol Bordello
  • Kate Nash: Lily Allen Comparisons ‘Lazy Journalism’
  • Voxtrot Replacing The Coral on Arctic Monkeys Tour
  • Lil’ Wayne Hit with Big Lawsuit
  • Killers, New Order, Bowie on Joy Division Soundtrack
  • Former NME Journalist Dies at 50
  • Ultimate Reading-Leeds Wrap-Up
    … River Thames Lowered for Reading Fest
  • Judge Rules P2P Availability Equals Infringement
  • Is Jesse Harris the Timbaland of Country?
  • Sony to Release Epic Bob Dylan Folk Fest on DVD
  • Ashanti: Overweight and in Hiding?
  • addicto | 08.27.07

    Crowd @ Leeds

  • Reading-Leeds 2007
    … Leeds Coverage
    … Reading

    … Eagles of Death Metal
    … Arcade Fire
    … Red Hot Chili Peppers
    … Gallows Singer Gets Tatooed Live Onstage

    … Billy Corgan: ‘American Girls Are Sluts’
    … Bloc Party Headed to Studio
  • DMX’s House Raided, Cops Rescue 12 Pitbulls
  • MTV to Air VMAs Just Once
    … No Repeats
  • Oscar Winner Samantha Morton in Vitamins Videovideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Thurston Moore: John Mayer Certainly Doesn’t Rock
  • Max Roach Remembered at Funeral
  • Really Terrible Orchestra Lives Down to its Name
  • Ex-Beatles Agent Gerber Dies at 82
  • Stevie Wonder Opens Tour in San Diego
  • Doherty Checks into Rehab
  • Mya Record Postponed Indefinitely
  • Paul Anka Covers the Killers
  • German Critics Mock Wrinkled Rockers on Tour Trail
  • Grey’s Anatomy, O.C. Music Supervisor to Score CW Show
  • Winehouse Smoked Crack @ Lollapalooza
  • Fender Producing ‘Distressed’ Replica Guitars
    … Andy Summers’ 1971 Telecaster: $15,000
  • Gene Simmons: I Am Not Married!
  • Killers Record Duet with Lou Reed
  • Review: Bring the Reggae, Hold the Hate
  • Daft Punk Ready Live Album
  • New Videos: Common Feat. Lily Allenvideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Shinsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Is New Pharrell-Produced Madonna Single a Slave 4 U’ Rip-Off?
  • ‘Indie Rock Orgy’ on Letterman
  • Athlete Bundles Guitar Tutorial with Single
  • New iPod Coming September 5?
  • addicto | 08.24.07


  • Winehouse: Bloody Face, Slashed Hubby
    … ‘Almighty Scrap’
    … Denial
    … Photos
  • Nugent Goes Off on Obamavideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Videovideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Fugees Star Says He’ll Never Work with Lauryn Hill Again
    … ‘Better Chance of Bin Laden and Bush Having a Latte’
  • Kanye-50 Feud: Fake?
  • Chemical Brothers Announce U.S. Tour
  • Jack Penate Album Inspired By Sex With ‘Big Black Women’
  • Will Mud Dry Out in Time for Reading, Leeds Festivals?
    … Reading Preview
  • Blur Drummer Admits Coke Addiction
  • Spice Girls Spend $1M on Album Cover
  • Genesis Euro Tour Done, Onto U.S.
  • Stones Shun U.K. Venue’s Smoking Ban
  • Greensleaves to Release Retro Comp
  • New Eagles Videovideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Rilo Kileyvideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Apples in Stereovideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Animal Collectivevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • 50 Seconds with 50
    … No Hamptons Labor Day Fireworks Display for Diddy
  • Universal Tops YouTube Video Chart
    … YouTube Music Video Ad Overlays Slammed by Users
  • The Cure Postpone North American Tour
    … To Finish Double Album
  • Ja Rule Album Pushed Back
  • R. Kelly Shuts Down Tour Rumors in Midst of Child Pornography Trial
  • Missy Elliot’s Multiplatform Doritos Campaign: ‘The Future of Hip-Hop’
  • Mates of State Set Tour
    … Decemberists
    … Bright Eyes
    … 1990s to Tour with Art Brut, Hold Steady
  • Diplo, Fiona Apple Headline New Yorker Fest
  • Brian May Becomes a Doctor
  • Musicians as Rock Critics
    … and Vice Versa
  • ScarJo to Sing for U.S. Troops
  • Dave Navarro Signs on for Porno
  • Auf der Marr Releases Second Solo Record
  • A Brief History of Timbaland Beats
  • Atlanta Councilman Proposes Ban on ‘Hip-Hop Trousers’
  • Tacoma, Washington Uses Classical Music as Gang Deterrent
  • UB40 in Venture Capitalist Record Deal
  • addicto | 08.23.07

    Kanye, Diddy, 50 @ MSG

  • Jay-Z, Kanye, 50, Diddy, T.I., Ciara, Swizz Beatz Perform Onstage Together
    … Hip-Hop History
    … Videovideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Vedder to Perform at Body of War Premiere
  • YouTube Putting Ads in Music Videos
  • Rolling Stones Catalog Digitized
  • Universal’s ‘Legal’ Hip-Hop Mixtape Has ‘Flop Written All Over It’
  • Pitchfork Gives This is Next Indie Rock Collection ‘0.0’ Rating
  • Winehouse to be U.K. Vogue Cover Girl
  • Ticketmaster to End LiveNation Contract
    … Divorce
    … LiveNation to Beef Up Own Ticketing Business
  • Expert Disputes Spector Defense Theory
    … Spector Pointed Gun at Employee
  • Britney, JT: Duet?
    … Brit Backs Out
  • Winehouse Up For ‘Music of Black Origin’ Award
  • Morrissey Squashes Smiths Reunion
    … Refuses $75M
  • Last.FM Numbers Don’t Look Good for the Bravery, Walkmen
  • Anti-Gay Artists Lose Sponsor for Reggae Carifest
  • MF Doom Hiring Imposters to Perform in Mask?
  • Hi Tek Set to Release Third Solo LP
  • Video: Young Jay-Z Rapsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
    … Tour of Daptone Recordsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Melvins Play Norway, Set Tour
  • Queens of the Stone Age Set Tour
    … Cold War Kids
    … Gogol Bordello
    … Datarock
    … R. Kelly Denies Plans for Fall Tour
  • Arcade Fire, LCD Soundsystem Recording Split 7″ Feat. Joy Division, Gainsbourg Covers
  • Keyshia Cole Album Details
  • Britney’s New Song ‘Sadder Than Her Life’
  • Gwen Stefani Buttons Up for Performance in Malaysia
    … ‘A Little Less Naked Than Usual’
    … Beyonce Warned
  • Video: Scorsese’s Delayed Stones Film Trailervideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Jermaine Dupri Pens Young, Rich & Dangerous Memoir
  • Babyshambles Album to Get U.S. Release
  • James Brown: Godfather of Soul … Many Times Over
  • Maria Carey: Tommy Mottola ‘Restrictive’
  • Hold Steady to Release Comic Book
  • U.K. Uses Remote-Controlled Spy Drones to Monitor Festivalgoers
  • Worst Album Cover of the Year?
  • Opera Singers Pick Up Bad Habits on Tour