Slash Does “Paradise” with Fergie

Francesca Galassi :: Thursday, November 12th, 2009 2:45 pm

Wednesday Slash released a two-song single featuring Cyprus Hill and Fergie on the Guns n’ Roses classic “Paradise City.” Although Slash praises Fergie as “a screamer at heart” this bastardized version will only be released in Japan and will not appear on Slash’s upcoming solo project “Sahara.” Still, why Slash? Why?

Check it out courtesy of YouTube after the jump…



One-Question Q&A

1QA: Donald Glover Talks Dick Jokes with Chevy

Francesca Galassi :: Thursday, November 12th, 2009 1:30 pm

Donald Glover stars in the NBC sitcom Community alongside Joel McHale and Chevy Chase as Troy, a former high school football star trying to reinvent himself. Along with his work on Community Glover has worked as a staff writer on 30 Rock, and does stand-up and improv around New York City. This fall he’ll star in Mystery Team, his first feature, which he also co-wrote and produced. Community airs on Thursdays 8/7c. on NBC.

What have you learned about being funny from Chevy Chase?




Television’s Richard Lloyd One Night Special

Francesca Galassi :: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 2:30 pm

Television’s Richard Lloyd will be performing Nov. 12 at Webster Hall!!

Lloyd left the influential ’70s punk band Television in the summer of 2007 and was replaced with Johnny Ripp. Television’s fist album “Marquee Moon” was number 128 on Rolling Stone’s 2003 list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

More info after the jump!



Contests, News

Monsters of Folk Video Contest Goes LIVE Today

Francesca Galassi :: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 1:30 pm

Our contest with Shangri La Music calling YOU to direct a video for Monsters of Folk’s new single, “Dear God,” goes live today, brought to you by D+T and YouTube!

Death and Taxes and You Tube are giving you the chance to direct a video for the new Monsters of Folk single “Dear God.” The winner not only gets the glory of directing the band’s new music video but will win $5,000 (!) a Gibson acoustic guitar signed by the band and Final Cut Pro. 5 runners up also get some cool stuff like vinyl. Submissions will accepted until Jan 1.

Wanna submit? Details are after the jump. MORE »


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