Monthly Archives: February 2008

addicto | 02.29.08


  • Nas’ N*gger Set for April
  • Arcade Fire Plays Free Show for Barack in Ohio
  • Remy Ma Assault Trial to Begin Next Week
  • Dave Clark Five’s Mike Smith Dies at 64
  • Snoop Taping VH1 Storytellers in Brooklyn
  • Justice, Moby to Play Playboy Party at SXSW
    … Holy F*ck Playing Rachael Ray Showcase
  • Winehouse Cleared in Husband’s Assault Case
  • Juvenile’s Daughter Murdered
  • Andre 3000 Working on Solo Debut
  • Radiohead Refuse to Play Glastonbury Over Environmental Issues
  • Chris Martin: Not Everyone Will Like New Album
    … Coldplay to Headline Japan Fest
  • Pussycat Dolls, Jessica Simpson to Perform for Troops in Kuwait
  • Heath Ledger’s Nick Drake Videovideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • VIDEOS: Jay-Z Feat. Pharrellvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Against Me!video_icon_orange.jpg
  • M83video_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: El Perro Del Mar
  • DeVotchKa
  • Peasant
  • Parts & Labor
  • Oneida


    addicto | 02.28.08


  • Rihanna Plays Irish Show in Leather
  • No Wardrobe Malfunction Possible for Janet
  • Maxim Didn’t Listen to Nas’ N*gger, Either
  • MMW to Release Three New Records in 2008
  • Gossip to Release Wham, Aaliyah Covers
  • Beastie Boys Start Work on New Album
  • Thom Yorke Launches Climate Change Campaign
  • 3 Doors Down Prep New Album, Tour
  • Warner Label Signs Once Duo
  • Univision Sells Music Division
  • Snoop Covers Morris Day and the Time’s ‘Cool’
  • Springsteen Buys $500 Worth of CDs per Record Shop Visit
  • Michael McDonald on Yacht Rock: ‘Hilarious’
  • Sebastian Bach: No Skid Row Reunion
  • Artists May Sue RIAA
  • Wall Street Journal: Ryan Seacrest is a Genius
  • Actors vs. Rappers
  • TOURDATES: Black Dice
  • CSS
  • 311
  • Clapton
  • The Verve
  • Ray Davies

    addicto | 02.27.08

    Buddy Miles

  • Hendrix Drummer Buddy Miles Dies At 60
    … ‘Deeply Funky Attack’
  • Flo Rida: 10th Week Atop Hot 100
  • New York Philharmonic Plays Pyongyang
    … Clapton to Follow?
  • Carly Simon to Release Next Album via Starbucks
  • Third Day Guitarist Quits Band
  • Arctic Monkeys Dominate NME Awards
  • Judge: Ja Rule Can’t Post Bail For Friends
  • Pop Sales Resume Slide
  • Courtney Love: Foo Fighters a ‘Mediocre’ Band
  • Rocklahoma Sets 2nd Annual Lineup
  • Guy Hands on EMI’s Emotional State
  • VIDEOS: The Rootsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Beach Housevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Grizzly Bearvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Underworldvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Willie Nelsonvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Mariah Careyvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Smashing Pumpkinsvideo_icon_orange.jpg

    addicto | 02.26.08

    Perez Hilton

  • Perez Hilton: Warner’s New A&R Man?
  • Clapton Invited to Play North Korea
  • Groban, Perry Farrell Star in Kimmel’s ‘I’m F*cking Ben Affleck’ Videovideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Apple Says it is Second Largest Music Retailer in U.S.
  • Dr. Dre to Launch ‘Sparkling Vodka’
  • Black Crowes Slam Maxim Writer for Not Listening to Album
    … Magazine Apologizes
  • Sasquatch Music Fest Announces Lineup
  • Amy Winehouse Close to Cosmetic Deal
  • Jonas Bros. Take Vows of Celibacy
  • Shyne Scheduled for Early Release from Prison?
  • Mark Ronson to Stick to Producing Other Artists’ Albums
  • David Bowie Praises ‘Mystical’ Singing of Scarlett Johansson
  • Jack White to Guest on New Dylan Album
  • Jay-Z Makes Surprise Appearance at Linkin Park Gig
  • Christian Rock Pioneer Larry Norman Dies
  • Miles Davis Producer Teo Macero Dead
  • Hair Band Ambivalence
  • Timbaland-Produced Madonna Album, Hard Candy, Due April 29
  • Charlie Daniels, .38 Special, Little Feat … Sonic Youth?!
  • Pere Ubu Guitarist Dies
  • More Dead Rock Star Shoe Endorsements?
  • VIDEOS: Borisvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Shelby Lynnevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Estelle Feat. Kanye Westvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Tilly & the Wallvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Supergrassvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Genghis Tronvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Justicevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: Jose Gonzalez’s Green Tour
  • Cribs
  • Kooks
  • Kate Nash
  • Los Campesinos!
  • Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
  • Avril Lavigne
  • M83

    addicto | 02.25.08

    Mount Rapmore

  • Biggie Biopic Screenplay Leaked
  • Who Belongs on Mount Rapmore?
  • Once, Atonement Triumph in Music Oscars
    … Videovideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Timberlake, Reed, Joel to Induct Rock Hall Class
  • Donna Summer to Break 17-Year Album Drought
  • Steve Winwood Signs New Deal with Columbia
  • Tennessee Senator Proposes Bill to Ban Large Ticket Buys
  • Constantines Guitarist Breaks Hand, Tourdates Cancelled
  • Breeders to Play Massive Free Show in Austin
  • Etta James: Beyonce’s Too ‘Bougie’ to Play Me
  • Roots First Single Features Fall Out Boy Collaboration
  • Radiohead to Play Golden Gate Park?
  • Jive Records Continue to Promote Britney’s Blackout Singles
  • Moroccan Heavy Metal Lives On After Satanism Trial
  • Is Trent Reznor Pulling a Radiohead?
  • VIDEOS: Gnarls Barkleyvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Kevin Drewvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Cut Copyvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: Broken Social Scene
  • Atmosphere
  • Futureheads
  • El-P + Dizzee Rascal
  • The Swell Season
  • Raveonettes
  • Iron Maiden
  • Acid Mothers Temple

    addicto | 02.22.08


  • Paramore to Split?
    … Band’s Blog: ‘Internal Issues’
  • Davies Still Hopeful for Kinks Reunion
  • Linkin Park Plays Secret Apple Store Show
  • Island Def Jam Launches Subscription Service
  • Pete Rock to NYC Rappers: ‘Stop Bickering’
  • Details Bubbling on Major-Backed, Ad-Supported Venture
  • Aerosmith to Star in Next Guitar Hero
  • iPod Shuffle Dips Below $50
  • Australia Considers ‘Three-Strikes’ ISP Legislation
  • Study: Teenagers Clueless on Copyright Law
  • The Cribs Hint at Johnny Marr Becoming Permanent Fixture
  • Father of Russian Punk Yegor Letov Dies
  • Eminem Memoir in the Works
  • N.C. State Study Connects Hip-Hop with Sexism
  • Journey Plays First Show with New Singer They Found on YouTube
  • Art Brut Lashes Out at EMI Over Single Release
  • VIDEOS: Justicevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Santogoldvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Dr. Dogvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: Times New Viking

    addicto | 02.21.08


  • Snoop Busted for Pot
  • Aaron Carter Busted for Marijuana in Texas
  • Ne-Yo Arrested for Speeding
  • R&B Singer J. Holiday Arrested for Drug Possession
  • Akon Show Erupts in Violence, Eight Arrested
  • Coldplay Album Update: Band Now Mixing
    … Will Release New Album on EMI
    … EMI Changes the Game
  • Death Cab Names New Album
  • Live Nation Cancels 02 Wireless Fest
  • Rihanna Appointed Ambassador of Barbados
  • Thriller Re-release Left Off Charts
  • RIAA College Crackdown Hits Sophomore Year
  • My Bloody Valentine to Headline Bestival
  • Nickelback to Shake Down Warner
  • Pittsburgh Record Collection Sells for $3M
  • VIDEOS: The Juan Macleanvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Foalsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Jim Jonesvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: Minus the Bear
  • Antipop Consortium
  • Cat Power