Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Rock Mobster Archives: 2014 September 22-30

SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
  1. Urban Outfitters Doesn't Sell the Most Vinyl
  2. THE MONKEES (SUPER DELUXE EDITION) Box Set! 3 CD's with 100 tracks and a whopping 45 previously unreleased tracks | Rhino  
  3. The Kinks | Ray Davies: 'I Will Not Retire' |
  4. Monty Python’s John Cleese: FOX News People Are Too Stupid to Know They Are Stupid (Video)
  5. Exclusive: Listen to Jackson Browne's 'Yeah Yeah' |
  6. - Paintings by year
  7. Video Premiere: Robyn Hitchcock & Joe Boyd - Interview |
  8. When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More
  9. Joanna Newsom to narrate Paul Thomas Anderson's new film, Inherent Vice...|
  10. The Rolling Stones First Tour - uDiscover
  11. Robert Wyatt - Where Were You in 68? - Goldmine Magazine
  12. Facebook to Use Your Browsing Data to Sell Offsite Display Ads|
  13. Koch Industries Responds to Rolling Stone – And We Answer Back
  14. Stevie Nicks Admits Past Pregnancy With Don Henley and More About Her Wild History
  15. Dom Flemons Releases First Solo Album |
  16. Friends, Family Remember Robin Williams at Private San Francisco Memorial |
  17. Charles Manson: The Musical opens in Germany - Telegraph

SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
  1. Emma Swift, Robyn Hitchcock & Lee Zimmerman @ AMA - Photo by Alisa B. Cherry |
  2. Happy Rosh Hashanah: Watch Phish Play “Avenu Malkenu” |

SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
  1. No, It's Not OK to Buy Vinyl at Urban Outfitters |

SEPTEMBER 27, 2014
  1. Neil Young Announces New Album
  2. The long road to restoring Neil Young’s 'Human Highway' - postPerspective - Randi Altman's...|
  3. Uh, here's U2's terrible new artwork for Songs of Innocence |
  4. GEICO Motorcycle Insurance TV Commercial, Song by The Wallflowers |
  5. The Man Upstairs: Robyn Hitchcock and Joe Boyd chat | blood, dirt & angels
  6. Lucinda Williams Gets "Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone" with Elizabeth Cook in Outlaw Country |
  7. Dave Mason takes alternate path down memory lane with ‘Future’s Past’ |
  8. Macon getting Duane Allman Memorial Boulevard | Local & State |
  9. AC/DC's Malcolm Young reportedly in care for dementia in Sydney |

SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
  1. The Who - Be Lucky (New single) |
  2. Surviving Members of the Grateful Dead, Gregg Allman Team Up with HeadCount for National Voter...|
  3. Rewind! Mix it up at Saturday's Cassette Store Day |
  4. Luke Wilson On Acting With Bob Dylan & Jeff Bridges |
  5. How Lucinda Williams Turned a Phone Conversation Into a New Track |
  6. Brian Eichenberger from the Four Freshman will be joining Brian and Al this weekend in Paso Robles! More info & tickets: }Brian Wilson Tour 
  7. The Fondation Cartier 30 years: Patti Smith + John Cale Concert October 23.  
  8. Diana Krall Cancels Fall Tour Due to Illness |
  9. Siouxsie Sioux Lifts Lid On Banshees “Power Struggle” | MOJO
  10. Watch The Dream Syndicate’s 30-minute set filmed for KEXP at Bumbershoot
  11. Rod Stewart vinyl box set coming in December featuring his solo albums from 1969-1974 including the classic "Every Picture Tells A Story". Tartan design for the Scot-loving Londoner... (SDE)
  12. My Life Began with David Bowie | VICE United States
  13. Iconic Liverpool Club Jacaranda set to reopen |
  14. Beatles news: TBS releases bonus Dhani Harrison video of his dad's song to web |
  15. 'The Equalizer' stars Chloe Grace Moretz and Denzel Washington stick to cameos on the red carpet | (Ringo item)
  16. We're pleased to announce Beth Kruvant's documentary film David Bromberg: Unsung Treasure will be aired nationwide on PBS on Nov. 2, check your local listings for time and station. Here's a map of broadcast cities:
  17. Mysterious Time Capsule Hidden in 113-Year-Old Statue |
  18. ESPN Suspends Bill Simmons For Calling Roger Goodell A Liar, After ESPN Reported Goodell Is A Liar|
  19. Mad Genius Creates Ello, the Elegant Anti-Facebook |
  20. Justin Bieber ruptures eardrum after deliberately throwing himself off a cliff |
  21. Leonard Cohen: Excuse Me for Not Dying |
  22. John Mellencamp on Bob Dylan, house guest

SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
  1. Yusuf Islam Cancels First NYC Show In 40 Years Because Of State's Paperless Ticket Ban |
  2. Neil Diamond playing a secret show in Brooklyn (his first Brooklyn show ever?!?) |
  3. AC/DC announce Malcolm Young's retirement and new album -
  4. Lenny Kravitz on hanging out with Bob Dylan in Paris, in the rain
  5. Photos: Leonard Cohen At The Sept 10, 2014 Popular Problems Preview In Los Angeles
  6. David Bowie Exhibition Opens at the Museum of Contemporary Art |
  7. Celebrating David Bowie’s 13 Most Memorable Hair and Makeup Moments and His MCA Chicago Retrospective |
  8. Don't miss our talk with remaster engineer Bob Ludwig for all the lowdown on the box set coming in November:  (Backstreets)
  9. Fuse Music Feature: “Don’t Look Back” – Talking With Barry Tashian of The Remains » The Arts Fuse
  10. Dom Flemons: Dom Flemons - Til' the Seas Run Dry |
  11. Three Minute Tease - 'Bravely Fade Away' (audio) (Premiere) |
  12. PornHub launches its own record label| 
  13. Why We Love ‘South Park’ |
  14. (9/23) THE FISHER KING (1991) DIR. TERRY GILLIAM @BRATTLE - The Boston Hassle
  15. You Aren't Imagining It: Email Is Making You More Stressed
  16. Emma Watson Delivers Game-Changing Speech on Feminism for the U.N. |
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
  1. Bob Dylan to receive MusiCares Person of the Year |
  2. 4: John Paul George Ringo - EP by Various Artists | (Free!)
  3. Reel to Reel: Wonderwall & Wonderwall Music :: The GRAMMY Museum (Oct.2)
  4. Inside the Long-Unopened Storage Locker of The Beatles' American Lawyer |
  5. Cows make more milk when listening to R.E.M.
  6. Bryan Ferry announces new album, featuring Flea, Johnny Marr, and Nile Rodgers
  7. Brian Wilson ‘right-hand’ man explains switch to Beach Boys |
  8. Pearl Jam, Phish, Jeff Tweedy Help Kick Off Voter Registration Day
  9. Two Man Gentlemen Band - The Boston Globe
  10. The Reverend Gary Davis, the singing street preacher |
  11. Animator David Silverman on 8 Early and Previously Unseen Simpsons Sketches |

SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
  1. Radio: Serious Court Ruling Against Sirius XM Over Playing But Not Paying for Pre-1972 Music
  2. Check out the 92 piece orchestra version of "Who's Gonna Stand Up?" (and save the EARTH) at
  3. The Turtles' Mark Volman, The TVD Interview - The Vinyl District
  4. First Listen: Lucinda Williams, 'Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone'
  5. Beck "Wah-Wah" 09/22/14 (George Harrison Week)
  6. Slash talks to Howard Stern about 1990 Bob Dylan session|
  7. Leonard Cohen: a life as an outsider - in pictures |
  8. 65 reasons to love Bruce Springsteen at 65 | Blogness on the Edge of Town |
  9. The Replacements Have Enough New Songs for a Return
  10. Q&A: Paul Westerberg On Pitching Songs, Pleased To Meet Me, And Testing The Sales Waters | 
  11. Eugene Mirman Comedy Fest night 3 in pics (Robyn Hitchcock, Jen Kirkman, Wyatt Cenac, H. Jon...|
  12. Psychedelic Pop Band Three Minute Tease Release New Single 'Drinking Horn' to Celebrate 9/23...
  13. Geeking Out About David Bowie, And The Book He Inspired |
  14. Steve Nieve Plays Elvis Costello  | The Sydney Morning Herald -  
  15. Paris Review – The Lost Recordings of a Phantom Musician, Christopher King |
  16. Family Court Rules That You Can Serve Someone With Legal Papers Over Facebook |
  17. "Spin": How Monsanto kills the news
  18. 'South Park' to Tackle Washington Redskins Name Controversy in Season 18 |
  19. Billy Connolly interview: 'Robin Williams tried to say goodbye to me' - Telegraph
  20. Woody Allen's Sixties Stand-Up Albums Reissued |
  21. Declassified documents reveal the CIA's sense of humor (and literary aspirations)
  22. Postcards From The Future Show What London Will Look Like After Climate Change |
  23. Barry Manilow Duets With 11 Dead People For New Album music news Music News | New...
  24. Eric 'The Actor' Lynch, Howard Stern 'Wack Packer,' Dies at 39 |

SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
  1. Once upon a time on the Bowery |
  2. RETURN OF THE REAL KIDS PART II: John Felice On Rock & Roll Resurrections (Don't Call It Punk!),... |
  3. Eric the Actor DEAD -- Howard Stern Wack Packer Dies at 39 |

Rock Mobster Archives: 2014 September 15-21

SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
  1. Review: Rocker Jack White takes the field at Fenway Park |
  2. Concert Review: The Replacement, West Side Tennis Club, Forest Hills, Queens, 9-19-14 |
  3. EXCLUSIVE: Aretha Franklin Will Drop "Surprise" Album on 9/30 with Sensational Adele Cover |
  4. Jeff Tweedy: why the album still matters |
  5. U2's The Edge Given Permission to Build Five Malibu Homes |
  6. How the most generous giveaway in music history turned into a PR disaster |
  7. Joey Ramone’s Favorite U2 Song Just Happens To Be Ours,
  8. A sour note for Dallas as CD Source announces it’s closing after 21 years |

SEPTEMBER 20, 2014
  1. Acoustic Solo: EXCLUSIVE - Listen to Neil Young’s New Climate Anthem "Who’s Gonna Stand Up" | Democracy Now! | Neil Young News
  2. Riding Shotgun With Dylan » CounterPunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names
  3. National Post Sessions: Robyn Hitchcock plays a stripped down version of 'Strawberries Dress' in...|
  4. Robyn Hitchcock - Man Upstairs (On Cassette) |
  5. Anton Barbeau: Sin miedo al ridículo |
  6. 4 Photos: Leonard Cohen At Joe's Pub NYC Popular Problems Preview - Sept 18, 2014 |
  7. Deadhead Racking Up Jeopardy Wins
  8. Sister of Allison Krause, Slain Kent State Protestor. Replies to Urban Outfitters |
  9. Report: Major Credit Card Companies Are Enabling Pirate Site Profits – CreativeFuture Asks Them...
  10. Ben & Jerry's may rename Led Zeppelin ice cream "Hazed & Confused" amid customer complaints |
  11. Terry Gilliam: Hollywood is just “gray, frightened people” holding on for dear life
  12. Why Millennials Don't Want To Buy Stuff |

SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
  1. CONAN Celebrates George Harrison Week
  2. Giles Martin: The Beatles Revisited | Tape Op - the Creative Music Recording Magazine |
  3. Get Back To Mono: Beatles Recording Engineer Ken Scott On The Best Way To Hear The Fab Four
  4. Ringo Starr on the future of rock music: "Bands will always come...|
  5. White outstanding in the field at Fenway - The Boston Globe
  6. Jack White - Interview on KEXP
  7. Jack White blasts Foo Fighters and Rolling Stone Magazine in "Kanye West-esque rant" |
  8. Jack White clarifies Foo Fighters comments |
  9. Watch Jack White's Hour-Long Interview With Dan Rather |
  10. My Recording Sessions with Bob Dylan
  11. Midwestern: The Very Best of Stewart Francke 1995-2014 (With Springsteen) |
  12. Criterion Releases New Edition of David Lynch's Eraserhead |
  13. Terry Gilliam's The Zero Theorem Is a Grim Facebook Dystopia |
  14. As A Lyricist And Novelist, The Mountain Goats' Lead Man Writes About Pain |
  15. Guided By Voices break up (again)
  16. The Dead Milkmen return with ‘Pretty Music For Pretty People’ — hear the title track now |
  17. Photos of the Clash as You've Never Seen Them |
  18. U2 and Apple working on new digital format "that will tempt people into buying music again" |
  19. Consumers Will Soon Have Devices In Their Hands To Detect GMO and Toxic Foods |
  20. Producers Threaten Individual 'Expendables 3' Pirates With Legal Action
  21. Opry star George Hamilton IV dead at age 77 |

SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
  1. 'When the miracle occurred...'  (Joey Ramone would have been honored)|
  2. U2 album giveaway "as damaging as piracy" -
  3. Warner Bros. Expected to Cut as Many as 1,000 Jobs |
  4. Sony Expects $2 Billion Loss for Fiscal Year |
  5. John Peel Archive releases first streamable "record box," curated by Pink Floyd/Nick Drake... | producer, Joe Boyd
  6. Third Man and Revenant to Release Big Follow-up to Paramount Records Box Set |
  7. Just look at these old photos of Glenn Gould, Aretha Franklin, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash & more |
  8. 5 Things We Learned from Neil Young's Forgotten Film, Human Highway at TIFF 2014 | Neil Young News
  9. Bob Dylan and The Band's 1974 live set "Before The Flood" is coming to double SACD from Mobile Fidelity  (SDE)
  10. Jeff Tweedy's Subconscious Songwriting |
  11. Something NEW from Paul…Full details of the NEW 'Collector's Edition' HERE (Paul McCartney) 
  12. We Will Rock You: How A Shitty Breakup Almost Cost Me The Monkees | l'etoile
  13. John Darnielle On His New Book 'Wolf in White Van' |
  14. Spotify ranks America's "Top 40 Musical Universities", identifies college students' listening habits |
  15. John Oliver on his hilarious, NSFW, and totally fact-checked HBO show |
  16. Q+A with John Fugelsang | ThandieKay
  17. Bryan Cranston’s One-Man Baseball Play Inspired By ‘Looney Tunes’ Is Incredible |
  18. Facebook 'real name' policy stirs questions around identity |
  19. Archeologists In Leicester Have Found A Couple Who've Been Holding Hands For 700 Years |
  20. On the 50th anniversary of the debut of the original 'Addams Family' TV series, takes a look at auditions for the classic show (
  21. The Road To Justice For Chilean Singer Victor Jara |
  22. REMEMBERING RONNIE LANE: A Small Face's Large Legacy |
  23. Joan Rivers’s Doctor Allegedly Took a Selfie During Her Throat Surgery |

SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
  1. Exclusive: Scottish nationalism and British nationalism aren’t the same | Billy Bragg |
  2. Sean Magee and Steve Berkowitz – the remastering team behind The Beatles in Mono vinyl box – have answered YOUR questions about the newly released set  (SDE)
  3. Bruce Springsteen headlines Stand Up For Heroes event |
  4. Patti Smith becomes hero of Riot Fest with impassioned call to arms |
  5. The Kinks "The Anthology 1964-1971" cover art look like *this*. 5CDs of content plus a seven-inch single. Can be pre-ordered from around £35. Track listings and details here (SDE)
  6. The Kinks to release new box set to celebrate 50th anniversary |
  7. Interview: "You can't conceive of the pleasure in my smile" - Neil Young's early years explored by Canadian author Sharry Wilson | Neil Young News
  8. Review: Eagles give history lesson at Garden |
  9. On the return of Sinéad O’Connor -
  10. Lollapalooza to return to South America in 2015 -- Jack White among reported headliners |
  11. Tony Bennett leaves his heart (briefly) in Tel Aviv |
  12. You're Getting Married: The Replacements Come Home |
  13. Pussy Riot Storms Cambridge Police Department Headquarters After Supporter Arrested |
  14. My Father Was James Brown. I Watched Him Beat My Mother. And Then I Found Myself With Someone Like Dad. | vulture
  15. CBS Permanently Drops Rihanna Tune From 'Thursday Night Football' Opening |
  16. David Lynch Thinks No One Will Ever Agree on What Eraserhead Is About | vulture
  17. Terry Gilliam Talks About The Message Of Zero Theorem: "Wake Up!" |
  18. Sarah Palin spotted without makeup or wedding ring |
  19. Mayim Bialik: Why My Sons and I Hate the Movie “Frozen” |
  20. Jesse Winchester's A Reasonable Amount of Trouble: A Southern Gentleman's Farewell |

SEPTEMBER 16, 2014
  1. Conan to celebrate George Harrison with performances by Beck, Norah Jones, and Dhani Harrison |
  2. George Harrison Explains His Love Of The Ukelele In This Personal Letter |
  3. Book on Bob Dylan ‘going electric,’ by Elijah Wald, on the way |
  4. Neil Young’s 1982 Film Restores Lost Sound & Dialogue using Unique Audio Techniques - Perfect...
  5. Full Flight: A Chat with Chris Hillman of the Byrds |
  6. Steve Nieve is performing the songs of Elvis Costello in Australia in their most intimate, stripped back form ... on keyboards alone. Steve talks about the show at Noise11.Com 
  7. First Listen: Leonard Cohen, 'Popular Problems' |
  8. Jefferson Airplane/Hot Tuna Bassist Jack Casady On Mentoring The Next Generation |
  9. Where the Spirit Meets the Bone: A Memoir by Lucinda Williams |
  10. EXCLUSIVE: Jack Bruce on the Rise and Fall of Supergroups |
  11. Show and Tell It Like It Is: Elizabeth Cook Pulls Some Apron Strings in Nashville |
  12. Preview Dan Rather's Big Bro-Down With Jack White |
  13. A Mellower Beastie Boy Is Adding Home Building to the Mix |
  14. Chrissie Hynde: ‘I don’t have to worry like women who were known for their beauty and then get...|
  15. Jeff Lynne hints at further dates as ELO play first full show in 28 years |
  16. Apple Lets You Preserve Your Musical Taste With A U2 Album Removal Tool | TechCrunch
  17. New Yorker Festival - Randy Newman Talks With Susan Morrison |
  18. CNN Ordered to Rehire 100 Fired Employees |
  19. Jemaine Clement on His New Vampire Mockumentary, Winning Big at TIFF, and His New HBO Show |
  20. Opry: George Hamilton IV in hospital after heart attack |

SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
  1. Neil Young Is Back on the 'Human Highway' With Recut Film |
  2. WATCH: The Oilsands Film He's Showing Tour Audiences (Neil Young) |
  3. Randy Bachman Takes New Direction on Upcoming Album, Thanks to Neil Young
  4. Jim Jarmusch on Neil Young, Tom Waits, Jack White and Joe Strummer...
  5. Watch Jack White's full set at Farm Aid (and see his new haircut) |
  6. Watch: The Replacements finally dust off ‘Unsatisfied’ to cap first hometown gig in 23 years |
  7. New book series on Apple coming up! Vol. 1: 1966-1968 due out Spring 2015. The book |
  8. Guitar fan reunited with stolen $30k rockabilly collection |
  9. Jeff Goldblum’s Orchestra Debuts at Café Carlyle |
  10. Peter Gutteridge, of The Clean, The Chills, Snapper and more, 1961-2014
  11. Cosimo Matassa, Whose Studio Created a Rock ’n’ Roll Sound, Dies at 88 |