Hell Froze Over: The Replacements Reunite After 22 Years For Festival Dates

Influential ’80s alt-rock band The Replacements (pictured above with late guitarist Bob Stinson) have reformed after 22 years to play Riot Fest in Toronto, Denver and Chicago, taking place in August and September. The story goes that the genesis of… Continue Reading

Sharon Jones Postpones Album, Delays Tour Due to Cancer Diagnosis

Famed New York soul singer Sharon Jones has delayed the release of her new album Give The People What They Want which was scheduled to be released on August 6 in lieu of being been diagnosed with stage-one bile duct… Continue Reading

Lou Reed Undergoes Liver Transplant: “I am a Triumph of Modern Medicine”

Yesterday Laurie Anderson revealed to the London Times that her husband Lou Reed has undergone a liver transplant in Cleveland. The news comes afdter Reed cancelled his appearance at Coachella in April as well as several tour dates. Lou issued… Continue Reading