Gram Parsons

Wild Photos of Celebrities and Their 1970s Cars

When most people think of the ’70s, they think of bell bottoms, big hair, and excess. But in reality… actually, we’ve got nothing. The ’70s were all …

Mick Jagger

Joshua Tree: An Outpost on the Vagabond-Hipster Trail

A longtime haven for outlaw artists and L.A. Castaways, Joshua Tree has lately been colonized by people turning the region into a hipster oasis.<p>On a …

Travel

New Compilation Combines Chris Hillman's First Two Solo Albums

On 'The Asylum Years,' the former Byrd and Flying Burrito Brother embarks on his initial solo voyages.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>There aren't too many people who can …

Guitar

You can find Endiana in Fountain Square tonight

CLOSE<p>Endiana performs "Life of Leisure" during the Oct. 25, 2017, episode of IndyStar Sessions. Endiana will perform Dec. 2 at Fountain Square …

National Parks

Black Friday is golden day for album releases

Music fans would be well served to get to a record store Friday. <b>Paul McCartney</b>, Gorillaz, <b>Ryan Adams</b>, and U2 are among the acts with exclusive …

Grateful Dead

The Wailin’ Jennys: Fifteen

<b>The Wailin’ Jennys: Fifteen</b><b>True North Records – 2017 (UK Release)</b>The latest release from <b>The Wailin’ Jennys</b> is a beautiful new collection of cover …

Music (UK)

Paul McCartney, U2, Gorillaz Top Record Store Day Black Friday Lineup

Also due: live recordings from Eric Church, Benjamin Booker; reissues from Muddy Waters, Grateful Dead and more<p>Paul McCartney, Gorillaz, Ryan Adams …

Music

Don Henley Talks 'Hotel California' Reissue, Eagles' Future

Singer-drummer also delves into his country roots, moving on after Glenn Frey's death and how the band's songs take on new meaning in the age of Trump<p>…

Music

Charles Manson was not an artist worth indulging

Despite decades of public fascination, there was nothing of merit to the cult murderer’s music<p>“Charles Manson stole this song from the Beatles, now …

Culture

Old Crow Medicine Show To Team Up With Kesha For 'CMT Crossroads'

Over 15 years after CMT debuted <i>CMT Crossroads</i> the program continues to pair musical acts from two different genres with great success. The next …

Loretta Lynn

How Charles Manson went from failed musician to cult rocker – it only took a multiple murder conviction

Starting in the 1970s, not long after Charles Manson directed his followers to murder seven people over two bloody nights in Los Angeles, the …

Crime

Charles Manson's life as a failed musician, Beach Boys hanger-on and mediocre songwriter

Starting in the 1970s, not long after Charles Manson directed his followers to murder seven people over two bloody nights in Los Angeles, the convicted killer’s music and notoriety fueled a small underground industry.<p>The allure was centered on Manson’s only album, recorded in Los Angeles in 1967 …

Crime

CMT Crossroads To Pair Kesha and Old Crow Medicine Show

<i>CMT Crossroads</i> is the only place to see Kesha on the same stage with Old Crow Medicine Show.<p>The pop star and legendary Americana band are slated for …

Loretta Lynn

Charles Manson and the Demons of Rock 'n' Roll That Haunt Us to This Day

When the followers of Charles Manson murdered Sharon Tate, the pregnant movie-actress wife of movie director Roman Polanski, on Aug. 9, 1969, it was …

Crime

November 5th is National Chinese Take-Out Day!

<b>Here are today’s five thing to know about Chinese take-out:</b>The foundations for what we know as Chinese food were laid in the mid-1800s, when a huge …

Organic Food

Ryan Adams The Heartbreak Kid

There will probably come a time ― hopefully far in the future ― after Ryan Adams leaves this world, when music scholars will pore over the hundreds …

North Carolina

Why do we love to sing murder ballads? Tradition, feminism and bluegrass

Songs about misogynistic murder, if sung by mainstream country artists, might be construed as indicative of the harsh patriarchal world of rural …

Feminism

Harry Styles embarks on a beautiful musical journey at the Hammersmith Apollo - review

Hair piled up in a pomaded quiff, dressed in a floral brocaded blue-and-gold suit, playing a big-bodied Gretsch guitar, Harry Styles looks very much a retro-obsessed country rocker. It could have been a young Chris Isaak channelling Gram Parsons in the Flying Burrito Brothers. Backed by a tight, …

Harry Styles

Rock harmonies of Midnight North come to SF for final tour date

This is not your parents’ jam band.<p>In fact, Midnight North isn’t a jam band at all. But they’ll be hard pressed to avoid being viewed as one, having emerged from the fertile Marin County scene centered around Terrapin Crossroads, the restaurant, nightclub and concert venue founded by Phil and Jill …

Grateful Dead

Ghosts Of Famous Musicians Who Still Haunt The World [News]

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Dan Aykroyd

“Secret” by Honey Harper Review | Pitchfork

William Fussell, a singer-songwriter originally from Atlanta but now residing in London, has tried on several musical identities. In the early 2010s, he fronted a synth-pop group called Mood Rings, and earlier this year he released a cassette of avant-pop songs under the name Promise Keeper. His …

10 Music Icons Of The ’60s Rocked By Alien Encounters

The 1960s was one of the most memorable eras of the 20th century. It ushered in the civil rights movement, gave birth to the sexual revolution, and …

List-Worthy

Ten Of The Spookiest Day Trips Around L.A.

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Creative Commons

Record Store Day's Black Friday LPs Include Neil Young and Queen

Neil Young and Queen are among the classic rockers who will have special releases coming out on Record Store Day's Black Friday celebration.Continue …

Vinyl Records

Country Music's Underrated Influence on Men's Fashion - Country Music Effect Mens Fashion

Country Music's Underrated Influence on Men's Fashion<p>Words Brenden Gallagher<br>• Date October 16, 2017<p>Mainstream fashion in country music these days is …

Country Music

Tom Petty: A Remembrance

It’s one of rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest trades. Tom Petty was only 10 years old when his uncle invited him to the set of the Elvis Presley flick <i>Follow</i> …

Tom Petty

These Bespoke Leather Jackets Are the Best-Kept Style Secret in Paris

What do you get for the girl who has everything? It’s a question Parisian stylist Hala Moawad found herself asking two years ago while looking for a wedding present for a close friend. At a loss, Moawad, whose work has appeared in the likes of <i>L’Officiel</i> and <i>Jalouse</i>, decided to take matters into her …

Fashion

Tom Petty’s Music Genome: The Traits That Define His Legacy

The music titan left a catalog filled with lyric-driven, mid-tempo rock songs with melodies to die for.<p>By Glenn Peoples, Music Insights and Analytics …

Tom Petty

Book Notes - Constance Squires "Live from Medicine Park"

October 5, 2017<p><i>In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published …

First Aid Kit Breeze Back With 'It's A Shame'

Plus, new London show confirmed...<b>First Aid Kit</b> are back, with the Swedish group sharing new song 'It's A Shame'.The group released their Columbia …