Robert Plant Announces U.S. Tour with the Sensational Space Shifters

Robert Plant Announces U.S. Tour with the Sensational Space Shifters

Robert Plant announced a lengthy summer tour that will find him traveling around the United States with throughout June and July. No, you can keep holding your breaths – the tour isn’t with Led Zeppelin – rather, it’s a showcase of his new project, the Sensational Space Shifters. From Plant’s website: Fifty years on — drawing from […]

Recap: Graham Parker & the Rumour, Lindsey Buckingham, Ryan Adams at The Roxy’s “This is 40” Party (Videos/Pics)

Recap: Graham Parker & the Rumour, Lindsey Buckingham, Ryan Adams at The Roxy’s “This is 40” Party (Videos/Pics)

On Tuesday night, one of those special “Hollywood events” took place at the Roxy Theatre. Celebrating the release of the soundtrack to Judd Apatow‘s new film This is 40 were Graham Parker & the Rumour, Lindsey Buckingham and Ryan Adams. Apatow and This is 40 star Paul Rudd were both in the building, but the night was more of […]

Jimmy Page is Reportedly Remastering Every Led Zeppelin Album (UPDATED)

Jimmy Page is Reportedly Remastering Every Led Zeppelin Album (UPDATED)

According to Peter Mensch, Jimmy Page’s manager, the Led Zeppelin guitarist is apparently hard at work at remastering the band’s entire catalog. According to Blabbermouth, tentative plans are to release the albums next year sometime, potentially with alternate takes/unreleased mixes as well. More details from Blabbermouth: Page recently told Mojo magazine that there are plans to release each ZEPPELIN studio […]

June Album Reviews

Fiona Apple Rush Smashing Pumpkins The Cult The Beach Boys Translator Giant Giant Sand Maroon 5 Fiona Apple The Idler Wheel… The exhausting title of Fiona Apple’s new album, The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do is excused because […]

May Album Reviews

John Mayer Chimes of Freedom Silversun Pickups The Dandy Warhols Jack White Garbage Norah Jones Jay Farrar/Will Johnson/Anders Parker/Yim Yames John Mayer – Born and Raised In The Age of Worry, a reflective John Mayer offers some advice: Don’t be scared to walk alone, don’t be scared to like it. That’s an effective theme for […]

Coachella 2012 Videos & Photos

Last weekend, the first of two Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festivals hit Southern California, packing tens of thousands of people into the polo fields in Indio. It was an exciting weekend filled with top-tier acts (Radiohead, The Black Keys, Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg), can’t-miss reunions (Refused, Mazzy Star, At the Drive-In), and all […]

Coachella Weekend 1 Highlights – with Pictures & HD Video!

Coachella Weekend 1 Highlights – with Pictures & HD Video!

RCM was represented down in Indio for the first of two Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festivals this past weekend. It was a great time, save for the inclement weather on Friday afternoon/evening and some particularly fierce winds. The best sets of the weekend came from (predictably) Radiohead, Jimmy Cliff & Tim Armstrong, Pulp, Madness, […]