N.W.A., KISS, Nirvana Among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

By: Wednesday October 16, 2013 3:15 pm

N.W.A., the revolutionary rap group which famously sang “Fuck tha Police,” has been nominated for a second time to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. N.W.A.’s album Straight Outta Compton had the distinction of being one of the early adopters of the Parental Advisory label

Late, Late Night FDL: Don’t Give Up

By: Sunday October 21, 2012 10:00 pm

Peter Gabriel – Don’t Give Up (ft. Kate Bush)

Peter Gabriel is releasing a 25th Anniversary set of his So album, entitled: DNA: The Evolution of the Songs from ‘So’, tomorrow…!

Rock Bands in Uproar Over Song Usage on Limbaugh’s Show

By: Sunday March 11, 2012 8:35 am

Several musicians and bands are more than a little annoyed that their songs are being used as atmospheric music on the Rush Limbaugh show, among them the band Rush, whose song “The Spirit of Radio” was playing in the background when the conservative windbag called Sandra Fluke “slut…prostitute.”

Limbaugh has since (kind of) apologized to Fluke, and has removed his remarks from his shows’ transcripts after over forty advertisers removed themselves from his show. Meanwhile Rush the band, Peter Gabriel, Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello, and the Fabulous Thunderbirds all want their tunes gone from Rush the Limbaugh’s radio program.

The Blood of Eden

By: Sunday January 9, 2011 9:23 am

So many American bodies are sprayed with blood, their own, their lover’s, their mother’s and father’s, their brother’s and sister’s. Oh we are so certain of our innocence, but we are a nation tattooed in crimson, eyes to belly, with Jackson Pollock’s The Deep

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