It’s half a lifetime since Brody Dalle ran away to join the punk rock circus.
Tag Archives: rock
Album review: Rise -Skillet
Karnivool are drummers at heart
RPatz dating Elvis’s granddaughter
How Justin Bieber ruined tattoos
Our Gin’s ring of mystery
Internet proves a perfect match
Album review: Lost Songs – Jan Hellriegel
LOST SONGS Jan Hellriegel (Rhythmethod) Acting spots in Xena and Shortland St, backing vocals for The Muttonbirds, Facebook posts about making hot chocolates with Dave Dobbyn – you simply can’t get more Kiwi than Jan Hellriegel’s resume. That she also produced a couple of damned fine 90s albums in It’s My Sin and Tremble and trod the same boards as Jeff Buckley, puts her at the forefront of a period of Kiwiana which doesn’t get much replay these days.
Velvet Underground settles Banana battle
Velvet Underground, the 1960s avant-garde rock band, has settled a fight with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts over the rights to an iconic pop art image of a banana that graced the band’s best-known album. Velvet Underground sued the Warhol Foundation in January 2012 after reports that the foundation was planning to license the banana design for cases, sleeves and bags for Apple Inc’s iPhone and iPad