The Prettiest Whistles Won’t Wrestle The Thistles Undone…
The art of storytelling is alive and well within Colin Meloy and the musicianship that his fellow bandmates display in the Decemberists enhances the listeners journey. Past albums like Castaways and Cutouts and The Crane Wife definitely shows the growth and build up to the bands most ambitious album The Hazards Of Love. Continue reading The Decemberists Find Their Magnum Opus With ‘The Hazards Of Love’
The ‘80s hitmakers will co-headline a series of North American dates this summer
Tears for Fears and Hall and Oates have announced a joint tour through North America. The ‘80s hitmakers will co-headline a series of dates starting in Tulsa in May and wrapping up Los Angeles in July. See their full itinerary below. Allen Stone will open with an acoustic set. Last year, Tears for Fears announced that they were working on their first new album since 2004.
See where both bands ranked on Pitchfork’s list of the 200 Best Songs of the 1980s.
Tears for Fears/Hall and Oates:
05-04 Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
05-06 St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center
05-08 Des Moines, IA – Wells Fargo Arena
05-11 St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
05-13 Milwaukee, WI – BMO Harris Bradley Center
05-15 Chicago, IL – Allstate Arena
05-17 Detroit, MI – Joe Louis Arena
05-20 Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
05-22 Columbus, OH – Schottenstein Center
05-24 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
06-07 Miami, FL – American Airlines Arena
06-09 Orlando, FL – Amway Center
06-11 Duluth, GA – Infinite Energy Center
06-13 Cincinnati, OH – U.S. Bank Arena
06-16 Queens, NY – Forest Hills Stadium
06-17 Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
06-19 Toronto, Ontario – Air Canada Centre
06-21 Quebec City, Quebec, Videotron Centre
06-24 Boston, MA – TD Garden
06-26 Washington, DC – Verizon Center
07-11 Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
07-13 San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center
07-15 Denver, CO – Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre
07-17 Glendale, AZ – Gila River Arena
07-19 San Diego, CA – Valley View Casino Center
07-21 Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
07-23 Sacramento, CA – Golden 1 Center
07-25 San Jose, CA – SAP Center
07-28 Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
Courtesy of: pitchfork.com
Lose Yourself In The Vibrant Voice Of This Sultry Songbird
AND THE TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGING…
It comes as no surprise to those of you who are interested in music, that Shallow Graves Nick Kruger is a connoisseur when it comes to all things Musical. That is why for our Week In Review, we will highlight some of Nick’s reviews on some of his favorite bands! Just click on the picture, and we look forward to hearing your thoughts!!!
1. Alice Cooper Goes Dark With 1983’s ‘Dada’
It Just Got Better!!!
Since the music video for Mick Jagger and David Bowie‘s incarnation of “Dancing In The Streets” hit the airwaves, people have been making fun at how awkwardly hilarious the whole package is. Even though it was created for Live Aid, the strange and unforgettable choreography only compliments their wardrobe and set choices. So of course it was only a matter of time that the glorious video would meet with Lego to create a harmonious marriage. Continue reading Watch David Bowie And Mick Jagger’s “Dancing In The Street” Legoified!!
LADY ANTEBELLUM, O.A.R. AND TYLER FARR TO PERFORM AT EXCLUSIVE SUPER BOWL LI PRE-GAME PARTY, HOSTED BY ON LOCATION EXPERIENCES, THE NFL’S OFFICIAL HOSPITALITY PARTNER
Decline Of The Western Civilization Part 2 My Butt!!
The 80’s were a very vibrant time full of great metal acts! It was also a time of parents thinking their children were Satanists! Soooo…metal heard opportunity a-knocking and opened the dungeon door. Here’s a few of my favorites! Continue reading THROWBACK THURSDAY: My Top 5…Hair Metal And Horror
His Scariest Album To Date
Out of all of Cooper’s famous hits like “School’s Out“, “Welcome To My Nightmare“, and “Feed My Frankenstein“, the average person really doesn’t delve deep into his discography. Hardcore fans though will reference albums like Zipper Catches Skin, Flush The Fashion, and his most misunderstood concept album Dada. Continue reading Alice Cooper Goes Dark With 1983’s ‘Dada’
SUPERFRIENDS GET A SUPER SONG!!!
Who doesn’t love musical episodes of their favorite TV shows. Hell, I still sing to a few of my favorites Buffy the Vampire Slayers “Once More With Feeling” and yes.. Xena’s “The Bitter Suite”, so it didn’t shock me when they announced a ‘Flash/Supergirl‘ Musical Crossover event titled “Duet”!