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Rock Mobster Archives: 2014 June 1-30


JUNE 6, 2014
  1. The Rolling Stones in Tel Aviv: Nothing less than a natural phenomenon - Music &
  2. Bob Mould's Beautiful, Ruinous Life In Punk |
  3. Beastie Boys Win $1.7M In Monster Trial |
  4. A New Documentary Honors The Life And Music Of B.B. King |
  5. John Lennon's books and manuscripts fetch high price at auction in New York |
  6. When The Beatles Drove Us Wild  |
  7. Beatles Fans: We need your help to Save Ringo Starr’s Birthplace and the Welsh Streets | The Quarrymen to The Beatles – The Fab 104 |
  8. Sean Lennon clears his own path  |
  9. Ringo Starr stars in expanded tour, art show, TV special |
  10. Doudna Fine Arts Center (WEIU TV will be doing a four camera shoot of Janis Ian’s show at Doudna Arts Center Thursday!) |
  11. Bob Marley's classic "Legend" compilation gets a 30th Anniversary CD+Blu-ray reissue with brand new 5.1 mix! There's also coloured vinyl 2LP.   | SuperDeluxeEdition
  12. Stage set for Mod star’s timeless tunes (Attn: Kinks fans) |
  13. On four albums by Mike Cooper... -
  14. Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant in Morocco on Umm Kalthoum, Justin Bieber and possibly performing in... |
  15. Morrissey Cancels Yet Another Show, Parts Ways With Opener Kristeen Young |
  16. Morrissey cancels Atlanta, postpones Atlantic City — says tour resumes ‘without question’ in Boston |
  17. Music for Maniacs: ALBUM DU JOUR #9: Eno: The Lost '70s Pop Album |
  18. 13-Year-Old Folk Singer Sammy Brue Visits American Songwriter - American Songwriter | 
  19. Confessions of a Hardcore Bruce Springsteen Fan |
  20. How Ronald Reagan Changed Bruce Springsteen’s Politics |
  21. Shep Gordon On 'Supermensch' |
  22. Ozar Taamei Hazal by Rabbi Solomon Klonitzky-Kline, Leonard Cohen's Grandfather |
  23. Black Flag Refuse to Surrender Their Ideals |
  24. How Jack White Almost Produced a Stooges Album |
  25. Jeff Tweedy Titles Solo LP, Shares New Track "I'll Sing It" |
  26. Why We Should Care About Local Music |
  27. Lowell Summer Music Series organizers give us a behind-the-scenes look |
  28. Gary Glitter Charged With Child Sex Offenses |
  29. McConaughey Says He Would Do More True Detective |
  30. 'True Detective' DVD Exclusive: T Bone Burnett Talks Final Song |
  31. Matthew Weiner Has a Movie Coming Out. It’s Not Exactly Mad Men. (Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, and Amy Poehler) |
  32. Zach Galifianakis, Feist Dance with Kevin Drew in New Video for "You in Your Were" |
  33. It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad world! The origin of counterculture icon Alfred E. Neuman |
JUNE 5, 2014
  1. We're excited to announce that Robyn Hitchcock's 20th solo album - The Man Upstairs - will be released on Yep Roc August 26th:  | YepRoc
  2. The Rolling Stones tonight played their first ever show in Israel, at Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park. The band played a 19 song set, including 'Angie', recently voted by fans as Israel's favourite Stones song, and 'Get Off Of My Cloud', voted for by fans online.  | Rolling Stones
  3. The Kabbalah of the Rolling Stones |
  4. The Stones meet The Wall |
  5. Peter Frampton: The TVD  Interview | Vinyl District 
  6. The Slits' Viv Albertine on punk, violence and doomed domesticity |
  7. The Animals: The British Invasion That Wasn't |
  8. Michael Stipe’s “The Cold Lands” soundtrack: His first new music since R.E.M.’s disbandment |
  9. Morrissey Hangs Out With Pamela Anderson in New Video |
  10. Morrissey cancels Atlanta concert (aka ‘Stop Me If You Think You’ve Heard This One Before’) |
  11. New special edition Japanese "HD Remastered" blu-ray version of Prince's "Sign O' The Times" concert film was released in Japan yesterday | SuperDeluxeEdition
  12. Robert Fripp and King Crimson Detail 2014 Tour Plans | 
  13. Gregg Allman on the Allman Brothers Band's First Two Albums and His Favorite Songwriters | Ultimate Classic Rock
  14. Bruce Springsteen's 'Born In The U.S.A.' at 30: Classic Track-By-Track Album Review | Billboard
  15. BITUSA30 CPhillips (Part of E Street Radio's 'Be the Boss' Born in the U.S.A. 30th anniversary special edition, premiering today on SiriusXM channel 20. ) ​The three-hour special airs again today at 5pm, Friday June 6 at 3pm, Saturday June 7 at 12am and 8am, Sunday June 8 at 3pm, Monday June 9 at 4 pm, and Tuesday June 10 at 12am and 8am ET.
  16. Robert Downey Jr. to Produce Rehab Drama for Showtime \
  17. Famed steel player Weldon Myrick dies at 76 \
  18. Gwar Frontman Died Of Heroin Overdose \
  19. Richard Martinez Is Asking Everyone to Send a Postcard to Congress With Three Words: Not One More

JUNE 4, 2014
  1. 14 New 33 1/3 Titles: Coming 2015-2016 \
  2. Kris Kristofferson and Randy Newman honored by PEN New England - The Boston Globe \
  3. The Late Show Video - Elizabeth Cook - "Pale Blue Eyes" -
  4. College radio is dying — and we need to save it \
  5. How '48 Hours' helped cause the breakup (now mended) of a legendary L.A. band \

JUNE 3, 2014
  1. Rolling Stones Push Back Tel Aviv Concert Start for Shavuot \
  2. The Grateful Dead and the Great Pyramid: Presenting the Wonders of Adrian Boot's Photography |
  3. The Rutles \
  4. Dave Davies talks guitars, self expression and You Really Got Me \
  5. Bob Mould "I Don't Know You Anymore" \
  6. STREAM: New Chrissie Hynde Tracks with Neil Young on Stockholm \Neil Young News
  7. Casey Kasem's wife threw meat at his daughter: report \
  8. Watch: John Waters Reads His Book 'Carsick' \
  9. Page Six: Elvis Costello won't play a fixed set list
  10. Sinéad O'Connor announces new album -
  11. The End Of The iPod? \
  12. CD Review: For The Love Of The Music \
  13. NRA freaks out over backlash, tells gun activists to stop acting "downright weird" |
  14. Burton Wilson 1919 - 2014 \

JUNE 2, 2014
  1. Roger McGuinn's Folk Den \ ( NEW FREE song for June 1, 2014)
  2. John Lennon does some word association in a 1976 interview with a young fan \
  3. The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger roars through 'Midnight Sun' \
  4. Sean Lennon talks about The GOASTT and the challenge of being seen as more than a son of a Beatle \

JUNE 1, 2014
  1. An apology and explanation from Jack White | Jack White \
  2. Anger for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ Cast, and a Black Eye for Its Promoter\
  3. Will the $400 Pono Music Player sound like a $27,500 stereo preamplifier? - CNET
  4. Preview Book Cover: Special Deluxe by Neil Young \ Neil Young News
  5. Robert Plant's echo in Led Zeppelin's 'Whole Lotta Love' was an accident. Who knew? \
  6. Metallica’s James Hetfield to Narrate Kodiak Bear Hunt - Conservative Byte
  7. Watch The Greatest Paper Airplane Throw Of All Time \
  8. Amazon gets patent... for "photos on white backdrop" \
  9. Guided by Voices superfan Jay Carney has resigned as White House Press Secretary. Josh Earnest, Carn