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Local Music News
Randy Seol and company are back in the studio for the first time since 2012, recording new music with Robert Cowan and others.
The American Idol
vet will substitute for Keith Urban during the show's Season 14 auditions at Brooklyn's Barclays Center.
Their first five Capitol Records will be issued on limited edition picture disc vinyl for the first time in the U.S., including Peace Sells…But Who’s Buying?, So Far, So Good…So What!, Rust In Peace, Countdown To Extinction,
“Just Give Me a Call,” the lead single from his upcoming full-length I Will Be There
(drops October 2 at House of Blues downtown), is now available online.
The 2014 SDMA Best Singer-Songwriter nominee just closed a deal to have her song “Hold Your Fire” included in an upcoming episode of ABC TV's Resurrection
Their Mr.2Nite Fall Tour runs through the end of November, when they'll wrap up in Seattle, Washington with Hawaiian singer Anuhea.
Megadeth cancelled their involvement in Motorhead's upcoming Motorboat cruise after frontman Dave Mustaine was told by his doctor to cancel all performances for the next two months, due to complications arising from a previous cervical spine surgery.
Director John Lamb launched a Kickstarter campaign to restore the animated short “Tom Waits For No One,” starring a rotoscoped Waits performing “The One That Got Away” in 1979 at Hollywood's La Brea Stage.
The upcoming Jerry Lee Lewis album The Knox Phillips Sessions: The Unreleased Recordings,
due September 23, includes the Killer's cover of Croce's “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown.”
The occasional Rugburn will open the first five dates of the 2015 Mike and the Mechanics tour, which marks the first time Mike Rutherford and company have toured the U.S. and Canada since 1989.
"Three out of the four of us have started families, and I just got engaged" says Brian Barrabee of the delay in releasing Burl
, their first full-length since 2009, which drops (on vinyl and CD) October 11 at Soda Bar.
A new video for “An Insufficient Apology,” directed by Dennis Bersales and from the band's newest 7-inch, is streaming online.
His album Glory Road
is number two on Malta's D'Amato Top 15 album chart. "David Sherry in Malta is kinda like David Hasselhoff in Germany now," he tells the Reader.
"However, I will NOT be getting drunk and eating a hamburger off the floor, while being videotaped!"
The band is featured in a new book, Knights of Fuzz
, detailing sixties-inspired bands including other locals like Shake Before Us, the Loons, the Morlocks, the Event, Tell-Tale Hearts, Manual Scan, and the Crawdaddys.
Her new album For the Winter
, recorded in her new Washington hometown with Seattle-based producer Don Farwell, makes its local debut October 16 at Lestat's, where the Lovebirds will also perform.
He’ll head to Nashville in November to record a new album at Nashville-Castle Recording Studios with Carrie Underwood’s guitarist Chad Jeffers, as well as members of Kelly Clarkson’s and Martina McBride’s bands.
“We're playing our first shows in the Inland Empire and the desert in September,” Will Lerner tells the Reader
. “We're going back to Las Vegas in October, making our second tour of the Bay Area in November, and we have an opportunity to play the Cosmic Trip Festival in France May 2015, so we're trying to get everything in place for a European tour.”
His upcoming CD Live at Uncommon Ground
(due September 19) archives a May 2014 show in Chicago, Illinois, and features bassist Dave Hartmann, along with guests Bill McDowell on electric guitar and Scott Carlton on flute.
Their first professionally filmed video “4th Dimension”, helmed by Hollywood director Jenn Page, is streaming online, and they booked an east coast tour and an appearance at the Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival.