Monthly Archives: May 2008

addicto | 05.30.08


  • Trey to Play Rothbury
    … Anastasio Hints at Phish Reunion
    … ‘I Would Give My Left Nut to Play ‘You Enjoy Myself”
  • Black Crowes, Wilco to Play Jackson Hole Music Festival
  • Country Singer Chris Cagle Arrested
  • Ted Nugent Records New NRA Theme Song
  • Sammy Hagar Forms Supergroup
  • Gnarls Barkley Line Up London, Paris Residencies
  • Mastodon Recording New LP With Brendan O’Brien
  • Def Jux Rapper/Producer Camu Tao Dead
  • Coldplay to Play Today Show Concert Series
  • R. KELLY TRIAL: Day 6 …
    … Forensic Expert Marks Kelly With Damning Testimony
    … Reporter DeRogatis Must Testify
    … Witness Shoots Holes in CGI Defense
  • Lil’ Wayne: ‘F*ck All Mixtape DJs’
  • Grohl to Perform with McCartney in Liverpool on Sunday
  • Mogwai: New Album, EP, Tour
  • David Byrne’s New Band, With Architectural Solos
    … Bowie Gets Electronic Treatment
  • Radiohead to Prince: Unblock ‘Creep’ YouTube Videos
  • Still Ailing, Braxton Scraps Vegas Performances
  • Nas Reveals ‘N*gger’ Video, Album Cover
  • David Byrne Records with Dirty Projectors
  • 50 Cent’s House Goes Up in Flames
    … Police: Suspicious Fire
  • Celine Dion’s Florida House Guzzles 6.5M Gallons of Water a Year
  • CSNY Doc Set for Summer Release
  • Kanye on ‘Flashing’ Video Leaks
  • Metallica’s Future With Warner Music Unclear
  • Yikes!: Bret Ratner Directing Miley Cyrus Video
  • AP: Dubai Goes from Business to Music Mecca
  • VIDEOS: Gavin Rossdalevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Exceptervideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Black Lipsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: Built to Spill
  • Jakob Dylan Solo


    addicto | 05.29.08

  • R. KELLY TRIAL: Lawyers Hope Mystery Man Can Aid Defense
    … Surprise Witness Shuts Down Trial
    … Refuses to Give Prosecution Social Security Number
    … Dental Records Will Clear Alleged Victim, Says Defense
    … New Album Track Leaked
  • Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Speaks Out From Rehab
  • Usher on Track to Score No. 1 Album Debut
  • First Quarter Music Sales Plummet at Borders
  • T.I. Will Do Time on MTV
  • Can Scarlett Johansson Sing?
  • Germs Biopic to Infect U.S. Theaters in August
  • Electropop Pioneers Yellow Magic Orchestra to Reunite
    … Simple Minds, Too
  • Mariah Carey Throws Out First Pitch at Japanese Baseball Gamevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Lil’ Wayne Sued for Copyright Infringement
  • Kanye, Jay-Z Prove Hip-Hop Tours Can Be Big Business
  • Amy Winehouse Lyrics Dissected by U.K. Students for Final Exam
  • Ben Lee Headlines Mexican Orphanage Benefit in L.A.
  • James Inks Deal for Reunion Album
  • Utah Phillips Dead at 73
  • Robert Randolph Recording With T-Bone Burnett
  • Daft Punk Return to Studio …
  • Glastonbury Forecast: Above-Average Rainfall
  • Live Nation, Facebook Team Up
  • VIDEOS: Los Campesinos!video_icon_orange.jpg
  • Chikita Violentavideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Kanye Westvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Teenagersvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • RZAvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: Sex Pistols
  • Die! Die! Die! + Von Bondies
  • Ratatat
  • Mars Volta
  • Young Knives

    addicto | 05.28.08

    Jimmy McGriff

  • Jimmy McGriff Dies at 72
    … Soul-Jazz Legend
    New York Times Obituary
  • Usher Album Leaks May Dent First Week Sales
  • R. KELLY TRIAL: More Witnesses I.D. Alleged Victim
    … Ex-Assistant Drops Bomb
  • McCartney Awarded Doctorate From Yale
  • Roots, Elvis Costello, BSS to Headline Whistler Fest
  • Pink Floyd Hint at Possible Reunion Concert
  • Motley Crue Enjoy Huge Sales Boost from Rock Band
  • New Guitar Hero Trailervideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Ne-Yo Says Lindsay Lohan Track Will ‘Surprise’
  • Amy Winehouse’s 12-Year-Old Goddaughter Can Sing …video_icon_orange.jpg
  • T.I. Producing Tracks for Next Rick Ross LP
  • First Review of Coldplay Album Compares Record to Bible
  • Smashing Pumpkins Turn 20
  • Ray J Booted From D.C. Hotel for Drugs
  • Tricky: ‘Hip-Hop Must Take Responsibility for British Gun Culture’
  • Shirley Bassey Undergoes Emergency Operation
  • ‘Y.M.C.A.’: An Oral History
  • Sigur Ros Announce New Studio Album
  • VIDEOS: Black Kidsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Al Greenvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Spiritualizedvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • CocoRosievideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Paul Wellervideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Tricky
  • TOURDATES: She & Him
  • Earlimart
  • Crystal Castles U.K.
  • Coldplay U.K.

    addicto | 05.27.08

    Jim James

  • New York Governor Pardons Slick Rick
  • Phil Spector To Be Re-Tried for Murder
  • Bonnaroo Set Times …
    … 12:00AM MMJ Set …
    … 2:00AM Disco Biscuits
  • Kanye, Common, Method Man Sued Over Jazz Sample
  • Judge Vacates $1.5 Million Judgment Against DMX
  • Supergrass’ Diamond Arriving Two Months Late
  • 3 Doors Down to Knock Death Cab from Top Slot Next Week
  • Saul Williams’ Niggy Tardust to Get CD Release
  • R. KELLY TRIAL: Day 4 …
    … Sparkle Takes the Stand
  • The Vines Reveal Fourth Album Details
  • … Primal Scream to Release New Album in July

  • Brooklyn Man Convicted in Piracy Case
    … Faces 25 Years
  • Soul II Soul Says Keys, Blige Profiting from Sound ‘We Created’
  • TOURDATES: Islands
  • Flaming Lips
  • Old 97s
  • Paramore
  • Gov’t Mule
  • VIDEOS: Ratatatvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Baby Deevideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Weezervideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Ladytronvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Ushervideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Kanye Westvideo_icon_orange.jpg

    addicto | 05.22.08

  • Sonic Youth Sets Track List For Starbucks Compilation
  • Idol Shocker
    … Cook’s Triumph
    … Five Reasons Archuleta Blew It
    … 31.7 Million Watch
  • Coldplay Debuts Apple Advideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • R. KELLY TRIAL: Witnesses ID Alleged Victim
    … Fan Arrested for Outburst in Courthouse
  • Rapper Saigon Drops Atlantic Records
  • Will Hi-Fi Die with the CD?
  • Company Trying to Curb Concert Carbon Footprint
  • Alex James: Blur Will Reunite … Someday
  • Is Estelle’s ‘American Boy’ the ‘Umbrella’ of 2008?
  • Review: Heavy Metal in Baghdad
  • Naughty by Nature to Play Free Show in Queens
  • Warrant — Warrant — Announces Summer Tour
  • New Genre Alert: Latin/Spanish Electronica
  • Motorhead’s Lemmy Gets Documentary Treatment
  • Lykke Li Debut Gets Release Date
  • Nigel Godrich Producing Next Q-Tip Album, Q-Tip Says
  • Bob Marley Doc Goes to Demme After Scorsese Drops Out
  • Remembering Aaliyah
  • VIDEOS: Band of Horsesvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Kid Rockvideo_icon_orange.jpg

    addicto | 05.21.08

    David Archuleta

  • Can Archuleta Lose?
  • BREAKING: Lou Pearlman Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison
  • Death Cab Scores First No. 1 Album
    … 144,000 Sold
    … Chris Walla on ‘The Radiohead Model’
  • Tom Waits Interviews Himself
  • R. KELLY TRIAL: Day One: ‘Case Will Unfold Frame by Disgusting Frame’
    … Jurors Uncomfortable Watching Sex Tape
  • North Dakota Kanye Show Cancelled
    … Poor Ticket Sales
  • Sheryl Crow Cancels Show Over ‘Conflicting Concert Production Logistics’
  • Justice, Raconteurs to Headline S.F. Island Fest
  • Kenny Chesney Rails Against Fan-Voting in Country Music Awards
    … Chesney Drinks Corona, Not PR Kool-Aid
  • Turbonegro Guitarist Diagnosed with Hodgkin’s
  • Sharpton Approves New Nas Album Title
  • Madonna ‘Found it Hard to Share Diva Space with Timberlake’
  • Ting Tings Ask Their Record Label to Drop Them
  • Zep Tour Rumors
  • New Era Brings Buzz and Big Budgets to the Met
  • MTV: New Evidence in Jam Master Jay Murder
  • Pearl Jam, Foos to Salute The Who
  • TMZ: Steven Tyler Checks Himself Into Rehab
  • She & Him Shooting Video
  • VIDEOS: Alanisvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Cut Copyvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • TOURDATES: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

    addicto | 05.20.08

    Scarlett Johansson

  • The Genius of Scarlett Johansson
  • Opening Arguments Begin in R. Kelly Trial
    … Analysis
  • Tortoise to Perform Millions Now Living at MBV’s ATP Fest
  • … Liz Phair to Perform Exile in Guyville in NYC
  • Diddy: Kanye MSG Show ‘Changed My Life’
  • Apple to Release 3G iPhone
  • The Specials Eyeing Fall Reunion Shows
  • Vintage Diana Ross Album Making CD Debut
  • Beck Premieres New Danger Mouse Song Online
  • Janet Jackson Announces First Tour in Seven Years
  • Nelson Mandela: The Musical?
  • Booze Lobby Targets Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong
  • Fuse to Broadcast Bonnaroo Sets Live
  • Miley Cyrus’ Breakout Gets Release Date
  • Swell Season Sell Out Radio City
  • UPDATE: Fire Under Control at Home of Berlin Philharmonic
  • Punks Honor Joey Ramone’s Birthday with NYC Bash
  • Ra Ra Riot Sign With Barsuk
  • CYHSY Drummer Produces New Takka Takka Album
  • VIDEOS: We Are Scientistsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • R.E.M.video_icon_orange.jpg
  • Langhorne Slimvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Gnarlsvideo_icon_orange.jpg
  • Xiu Xiu
  • Ted Leo
  • Aimee Mann
  • Mates of State
  • Cool Kids