Category Archives: RIP

RIP Oderus Orungus (1963-2014)

RIP: Super sad fucking news today – Singer, Artist, and friend of Aliens Dave Brockie has left this chaotic earth for us humans to deal with without him. His roommate found him dead Sunday in his room. Details are not … Continue reading

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RIP Maxwells Hoboken NJ (Gutted)

Well it’s official; Maxwells as we all knew it is being ripped apart from the inside out. Today on the facebook Maxwells group Steve Fallon one of the former owner posted the “execution” photo of his and our beloved music … Continue reading

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The Best Rock Music News – You blog we blog so what – w/o 2/3/14

RIP Phillip Seymour Hoffman (1967-2014) – Heroin sucks kids. He was the actors, actor. He was a father and a dumb-ass. The big game was a disappointment but we’re glad grunge triumphed once again. Congrats to Seattle on handing the … Continue reading

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Five Musicians who died in 2013

This is not the most uplifting of articles. This is about celebrating people’s achievements during their brief visit with us. Musicians and Artists give us so much of their soul. More than most people leave behind and affect the world … Continue reading

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RIP LOU REED – Rock-N-Roll Animal Machine

RIP: Dead at 71 Mr. Lou Reed was an idle to the nyc art scene and beyond. Somewhere in heaven he’s telling a band they suck and all we have left is David Bowie, Keith Richards and Mick Jagger. They … Continue reading

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RIP – Songs for Jason Molina – a compilation for your good karma

GOOD CAUSES: We all go through the exit door at some point in our short journey on earth with the living and sometime that shit just happens too fast for some and we leave some folks behind. Being sensitive to … Continue reading

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White Lightening Mr. George Jones (RIP) 1931-2013

RIP GEORGE JONES 1931-2013: Man not much we can say but this man had what Elvis did not. He lives a long ass time. He was a man in full. We was the original rockn-rolla. Hell raiser. Drinker. He was … Continue reading

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RIP MCA Adam Yauch of The Beastie Boys

RIP (1964-2012): Tibeten Rapper, Father and Beastie Boys Adam MCA Yauch. Rest in peace son. Here’s more Beastie discography with lyric and discography references than you could possibly drink. “I think every person has the ability to effect change…Every one … Continue reading

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Casey Kasem Vs Dick Clark (RIP)

I always confused Casey Kasem (1932-present) and Dick Clark(1929-2012) to the detriment of Richard. Banal music personalities who introduced top 40 to America. Eventually Danny Terrio from Dance Fever did a number on the youth but Dick’s show held on … Continue reading

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Gil Scott-Heron televised the revolution

It was 1987. Public Enemy had just popped into the scene. We were clueless pre-adults about to be released into the world. We knew who Malcolm X was from English class which only really came together after hearing their words … Continue reading

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