Out Now: U2 Revisits ‘All That You Can’t Leave Behind’ with Massive 20th Anniversary Edition (Listen)

Of all the albums in the Irish band’s prolific career, All That You Can’t Leave Behind was a monumental success for U2. The 2000 album, the group’s tenth to that point, featured hit singles “Beautiful Day,” “Elevation,” “Walk On” and “Stuck in a Moment You Can’t Get Out Of,” ultimately selling more than 12 million copies worldwide, hitting… Continue reading Out Now: U2 Revisits ‘All That You Can’t Leave Behind’ with Massive 20th Anniversary Edition (Listen)

‘(What’s the Story) Morning Glory?’ at 25: Revisiting Oasis’ 1995 Album with Those Who Should Know

Oasis, Glastonbury 1995 (Photo: Jill Furmanovsky) https://www.jillfurmanovsky.com/

(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?, the second album from Oasis released to the masses in 1995, celebrated its 25th anniversary in early October. After bursting onto the British music scene with the massive success of its debut album Definitely Maybe just a year earlier, it was a career-defining moment. Although the band had enjoyed a… Continue reading ‘(What’s the Story) Morning Glory?’ at 25: Revisiting Oasis’ 1995 Album with Those Who Should Know

(ENTRY CLOSED) Enter for a Chance to Win a U2 ‘Joshua Tree’ 30th Anniversary Super Deluxe 4-CD Box Set

Update: The giveaway period is now closed. Thank you! You don’t attain the status that U2 has earned over the years without releasing a few bona fide classic albums, the ones music fans reach for at any given moment. The Irish band has done that on numerous occasions, but 1987’s The Joshua Tree is among… Continue reading (ENTRY CLOSED) Enter for a Chance to Win a U2 ‘Joshua Tree’ 30th Anniversary Super Deluxe 4-CD Box Set

U2 Releasing 20th Anniversary Edition of ‘All that You Can’t Leave Behind’ 10/30 (Pre-Order)

Of all the albums in the Irish band’s prolific career, All That You Can’t Leave Behind was a monumental success for U2. The 2000 album, the group’s tenth to that point, featured hit singles “Beautiful Day,” “Elevation,” “Walk On” and “Stuck in a Moment You Can’t Get Out Of,” ultimately selling more than 12 million… Continue reading U2 Releasing 20th Anniversary Edition of ‘All that You Can’t Leave Behind’ 10/30 (Pre-Order)

Out Now: ‘Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T. Rex,’ Featuring an Eclectic Array of Tributes (Including U2 + Elton John on ‘Bang a Gong’)

Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T. Rex is a brand new tribute album paying homage to the late, great Marc Bolan and T. Rex, and the record was released on Friday. From top to bottom, the depth and variety of the participating artists who lent a hand to this project make it… Continue reading Out Now: ‘Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T. Rex,’ Featuring an Eclectic Array of Tributes (Including U2 + Elton John on ‘Bang a Gong’)

Watch Bono and the Edge of U2 Play ‘Stairway to Heaven’ for an Irish COVID-19 Fundraiser, Dedicated to Their Road Crew

You just do not play “Stairway to Heaven.” There’s a rule about it, remember? Well, apparently you can play it under certain circumstances. This past weekend, Bono and the Edge of U2 took part in Songs from an Empty Room, a televised fundraiser paying tribute to and raising funds for displaced musicians in Ireland whose… Continue reading Watch Bono and the Edge of U2 Play ‘Stairway to Heaven’ for an Irish COVID-19 Fundraiser, Dedicated to Their Road Crew

Q&A: Shirley King, Daughter of B.B. King, Joins Rock and Blues Icons on New Album ‘Blues for a King’

B.B. King, who passed away in 2015, earned the title “The King of the Blues” over more than 6 decades as a guitarist and singer. But being the eldest of B.B. King’s 15 children did not make Shirley King aspire to become a blues singer, as King performed as an exotic dancer for 21 years… Continue reading Q&A: Shirley King, Daughter of B.B. King, Joins Rock and Blues Icons on New Album ‘Blues for a King’

Bono Wrote Fan Letters to 60 of His Musical Heroes for His 60th Birthday and it’s Great

Bono, the man known as Paul David Hewson in another life, celebrated his 60th birthday on May 10 — and boy, did the man known for bombast and passion with his music with U2 over the years find a unique way to celebrate. Via the U2 website, Bono began publishing fan letters written to his… Continue reading Bono Wrote Fan Letters to 60 of His Musical Heroes for His 60th Birthday and it’s Great

‘Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T. Rex’ Tribute Album Out 9/4, ft. U2, Elton John, Nick Cave, Joan Jett, Many More (Produced by Hal Willner)

On September 4, a very special, star-studded tribute album honoring Marc Bolan and T. Rex will be released via BMG. Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T. Rex will present 26 songs recorded by Marc Bolan from 1968 to 1977, and the release of this record is timed to coincide with T. Rex’s (overdue) induction… Continue reading ‘Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T. Rex’ Tribute Album Out 9/4, ft. U2, Elton John, Nick Cave, Joan Jett, Many More (Produced by Hal Willner)

Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rumours’ (As Shared by Mick Fleetwood) and Other Classic Album Covers Reimagined for Social Distancing

The current stipulations and guidelines in place regarding social distancing and the committed effort we must all make in order to beat the coronavirus pandemic have thrown a wrench into what we perceive as “everyday life.” Take, for instance, this image of the classic Fleetwood Mac album art for Rumours, but with a social distancing… Continue reading Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rumours’ (As Shared by Mick Fleetwood) and Other Classic Album Covers Reimagined for Social Distancing