Steven Tyler Tells Trump ‘Stop Playing Aerosmith at Your Rallies’ with Cease-And-Desist Letter

Steven Tyler Tells Trump ‘Stop Playing Aerosmith at Your Rallies’ with Cease-And-Desist Letter

On Tuesday, President Trump held a rally event in West Virginia, and at one point, Aerosmith‘s hit “Livin’ on the Edge” blared over the loudspeakers. This did not make Steven Tyler happy. It was reported by Variety that Tyler sent the White House a formal cease-and-desist letter through his attorney, claiming that the playing of […]

Talking ‘Integrity Blues’ and 20+ Years of Jimmy Eat World with Drummer Zach Lind (Q&A)

Talking ‘Integrity Blues’ and 20+ Years of Jimmy Eat World with Drummer Zach Lind (Q&A)

Arizona’s Jimmy Eat World recently announced plans for a busy 2017. Specifically, they’ll be touring around North America (and beyond) with Beach Slang in support of their new album, Integrity Blues. On the heels of that news, drummer Zach Lind took some time out to answer some questions for us regarding the album, the tour […]

Robyn Hitchcock’s New Self-Titled LP is an ‘Ecstatic Work of Negativity’ — Stream ‘I Want To Tell You About What I Want’

Robyn Hitchcock’s New Self-Titled LP is an ‘Ecstatic Work of Negativity’ — Stream ‘I Want To Tell You About What I Want’

English guitarist/songwriter Robyn Hitchcock has been rather prolific lately, having released a record called The Man Upstairs in 2014 — but he’s back at it again and will release his first-ever self-titled album on April 21 via YepRoc As Hitchcock told NPR, the material on this album is “an ecstatic work of negativity” in light of recent […]

Director Oliver Stone Blows the Whistle on ‘Snowden’ – and Who He’ll Vote For (Q&A)

Director Oliver Stone Blows the Whistle on ‘Snowden’ – and Who He’ll Vote For (Q&A)

We live in highly polarized times and one of our era’s biggest lightning rods of divisiveness is Edward Snowden. Opinions remain sharply divided over the young intelligence agent and contractor who leaked top secret information to the media exposing the National Security Agency’s colossal global surveillance of millions of innocent Americans’ (and others’) supposedly private […]

Third Eye Blind’s Stephan Jenkins Made Folks at Gig Near the RNC a Bit Uncomfortable…On Purpose

Third Eye Blind’s Stephan Jenkins Made Folks at Gig Near the RNC a Bit Uncomfortable…On Purpose

Third Eye Blind is a band based out of San Francisco. Songwriter/singer/guitarist Stephan Jenkins is an unabashed left-leaning individual with personal views that clash strongly with the GOP. Despite that context, the band was booked to perform a charity set for Musicians on Call on Tuesday night near the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. The event was […]