Tag Archives: American

The Struts Announce Headlining North American Tour

The Struts’ headlining tour launches September 21st in Detroit, Michigan and concludes November 9th in San Francisco, California. The English glam-rock quartet, currently opening for Foo Fighters on a sold-out trek, booked 28 dates throughout the U.S. and one in Canada (Toronto, Ontario on September 26th). Tickets for the Body Talks Tour go on sale Friday, July 20th. White Reaper, Spirit ...

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LCD Soundsystem Announce New American Dream Remixes

LCD Soundsystem have announced new remixes of songs taken from their 2017 album American Dream. Berlin DJ/producer Dixon has been enlisted to remix “i used to,” while Lovefingers (aka Andrew Hogge) has crafted two reworks of “oh baby.” The remixes will be released as 12″ vinyl singles on August 10. The B-side to Dixon’s remix will be “Pulse (v.1),” the ...

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Donald Trump protest single American Idiot climbing UK charts: Can Green Day hit No1?

Donald Trump will arrive in the UK for his first official visit on Thursday evening, after claiming that the UK is “in turmoil.” While he is expected to avoid Central London and protesters, a giant balloon baby has been authorised by London Mayor Sadiq Khan to fly over Parliament Square Gardens. An online petition entitled “Prevent Donald Trump from making ...

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Announce Posthumous Box Set ‘An American Treasure’

Tom Petty‘s family and former collaborators compiled a four-CD box set of previously unreleased material by Petty and the Heartbreakers, for release on September 28th, SiriusXM announced. The release, called An American Treasure, marks the first posthumous album of Petty material since his death in October. The SiriusXM broadcast debuted a clip from one of the unreleased songs from 1982 called ...

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Concert Review: Radiohead Mix Crowd-Pleasers With Deep Cuts at Rousing North American Tour Premiere

CHICAGO — No offense to the many massive outdoor festivals that Radiohead have headlined over the years, but there’s nothing like seeing them indoors, in a space that can project both their brightest and darkest tendencies. Friday night’s show at the United Center kicked off an 18-date North American tour that will find them packing arenas instead of sprawling fields, playing to ...

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The American ideal in music for July 4? Think Preservation Hall in New Orleans

You could break the band down to its individual components and find much to admire with the melodies, countermelodies, harmonies and improvisations offered up by the trumpeter, trombonist, banjo player, saxophonist/clarinetist (yes, they fudged it just a little, allowing one woodwind player into the brass band), as well as the bassist and drummer. … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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American Medical Association: Ban Assault Weapons To Curb 'Public Health Crisis'

As lawmakers continue to offer thoughts and prayers with little legislative action to combat mass shooting in the U.S., the nation’s leading organization of medical professionals called for a ban on the sale and ownership of assault-type weapons. The recommendation is one of several approved by the American Medical Association (AMA) on Tuesday to deal with what it … Health

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