Pink Floyd

Shayne's Top 15 Albums of 2017

Look, 2017 sucked bad. If you go back to my <i>Metal Injection</i> Best of lists for 2015 and 2016 you'll see I expressed similar sentiments in those years, …

Sailing: Alex Maloney and Molly Meech continue to dominate Sail Sydney

Alex Maloney and Molly Meech continued their dominance in the 49erFX at Sail Sydney, with seemingly their biggest worry keeping out of the way of …

New Zealand News

Thrilling contests to decide Sail Sydney

by David Sygall 13 Dec 10:41 GMT 11-14 December 2017<p>Lasers on the start line at Sail Sydney © Robin Evans / Australian Sailing<p><b>Tasman rivalries will</b> …

Sailing

Riley's Top 20 Albums of 2017

Hooray, this marks my third time whipping up a good ol' end-of-the-year list! And I gotta say, it's not exactly getting easier choosing who lands …

Father John Misty

Academic Journal Devotes an Entire Issue to Prince’s Life & Music: Read and Download It for Free

For decades now, academics have made popular culture a worthy area of study, from hip hop, comic books, and Hollywood film and television to video …

Culture

Watch Robert Plant remember the day he went to find Newcastle's legendary Club A'Gogo

See Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant recall the day he tried to find Newcastle’s legendary Club A’Gogo.<p>The 69-year-old’s hunt for the venue took …

Robert Plant

Snow helps everyone feel festive at Llay lights switch-on

Festive fun was had by young and old as residents braved the cold to celebrate the season.<p>Snowy scenes helped bring festive spirit in Llay on Friday …

News (Wales)

What would ‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer’ sound like if AC/DC played it?

Tired of the seasonal soundtrack being played in malls across America right now? Then give the December People a try, because this band’s brand of …

Music

Optoma NuForce BE Free8 review

Optoma's BE Free8 cuts all the cords without breaking the bank.<p>Optoma's BE Free8 cuts all the cords without breaking the bank.<p>Optoma's BE Free8 cuts …

Headphones

List: Top 50 British Bands (1-10)

We spent the week ranking the 50 greatest British bands of all-time.<p>Those that have been following along understand how we arrived at this point. It …

Ozzy Osbourne

30 years ago today: Pink Floyd plays BC Place, David Gilmour freaks say "Roger who?"

Steve Newton<i>Thirty years ago today--on December 10, 1987--Pink Floyd played BC Place on its A Momentary Lapse of Reason Tour.</i><i>At that point Roger</i> …

David Gilmour

12 of the most intriguing mysteries in music history

We all love hearing a good story that captures our imagination, but if there’s one thing that piques our collective interest more than anything else, …

Carly Simon

Vinyl’s gold rush hits new record – and it’s not just ‘dad rock’ bands

Small labels report lengthy production delays as big stars monopolise Europe’s two main pressing plants<p>A surge in demand for records by “dad rock” bands and blockbuster acts such as Ed Sheeran is delaying new releases by independent labels, as vinyl sales hit a 25-year high.<p>Indie labels say it is …

Music

Pinoy band Yomi No Kuni welcomes you to its brand of horror

MANILA -- Who would have thought that instrumental bands would be popular this new millennium? Previously, when you said instrumental bands, there …

Philippines

Desert Trip in 2017: What are Dylan, Stones, Neil, McCartney, The Who and Waters Doing Lately?

<i>It is already one year and two months since the most lucrative concert festival in history occurred. The Desert Trip lineup was unprecedented, and will never be equalled: Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, The Who and Roger Waters. But it is now impressive to note that none of</i> …

Keith Richards

Lorde, the Weeknd, Mark Ronson Hits Acquired in $150 Million Deal

A major songwriting catalog with hits including Lorde’s “Royals,” the Weeknd’s “Can’t Feel My Face” and Mark Ronson’s “Uptown Funk” is changing hands …

Daft Punk

The Grand Tour’s Jeremy Clarkson on Why He’s Not Optimistic About His Legacy

No matter what you think of Jeremy Clarkson, there’s no denying that he’s one of the most prominent entertainment figures of the modern era, across …

Entertainment

Vinyl is spinning back on track | Independent on Saturday

ULTRA LONG-PLAYING: The owner of Mrs Pinkerton’s at The Mushroom Farm in Assagay, Jacqui van der Pol, with some of the retro albums, as vinyl makes a …

Vinyl Records

9 Facts About This Year's GRAMMY Rap Nominees

The <b>60th GRAMMY Award nominations</b> are marked by a surge of R&B in the major categories, with no less than two artists up for Record Of The Year, Album …

Music

Isaac Newton 'Graffiti' Discovered in Historic English Manor

Towering thinker Sir Isaac Newton carved a now-barely visible doodle of a windmill into a stone wall in his childhood home, according to a news …

Archaeology

The World Can Be A Dark And Oppressive Place For "CHILDREN"

Most children lead very well-ordered lives thanks to the adults who have control over them, and since adults deem kids unfit to make important life …

Parenting

Official Pantera Baby Stroller Now Available

<b>Daphyls</b>‘ line of officially licensed baby gear now includes an official <b>Pantera</b> baby stroller, which you can find on sale here. The stroller is one of …

Grateful Dead

BDS has failed

Overzealous opponents of BDS have resorted to methods that we don’t agree with.<p>It has become abundantly clear that the campaign to boycott, divest …

Elton John

Almost 7 Years Later, Adele’s ‘21’ Falls Out of the Billboard 200

After approximately 400,000 years on the charts, Adele's <i>21</i> has passed to the other side.<p>The 2011 album, featuring the massive hits "Rumour Has It" …

Music

Intercepted Podcast: Who’s Afraid of the Alt-Deep State?

Subscribe to the Intercepted podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Radio Public, and other platforms. New to podcasting? Click here.<p>Does …

Donald Trump

Birzer’s Best of 2017, Part I

As you all happily know, Timelord has announced his top albums of 2017 already. When he did, I was a bit surprised. Wait, is it that time of year …

David Gilmour

In rotation: 12/7/17

<b>The downtown shop you didn’t know you needed, Mantiques has a little bit of everything:</b> There really is something for everyone as toys for kids line …

Vinyl Records

London's V&A Museum uncovered: Tubridy talks to the new director

<b>The new Director of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, Tristram Hunt, describes his appointment as "a dream come true" and rightly so.</b><p>The V&A …

News (Ireland)

Why December 5th Matters In Rock History

It’s December 5th and here are some reasons why this day matters in rock history:<p>In 2004, <b>Bono</b>, <b>Paul McCartney</b>, <b>Coldplay</b>’s <b>Chris</b> <b>Martin</b>, <b>Thom</b> <b>Yorke</b> of</b> …

Music