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Nirvana “Nevermind” SiriusXM Q&A w/Jon Stewart, Grohl, Novoselic, Vig (Listen To The Whole Thing)

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Last Saturday in New York City, Jon Stewart led a “town hall” Q&A and chat with surviving Nirvana bandmembers Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Nevermind’s producer Butch Vig. If you weren’t there live in person, you could have listened to it on SiriusXM radio. If you don’t have satellite radio, you were pretty much S.O.L. until now. Take a listen to the entire thing below and watch a brief video. Also, head over to RollingStone.com for a recap.

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Andrew McMahon To Appear On The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

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Sire Records’ recording artist Andrew McMahon of Jack’s Mannequin, will guest on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart tomorrow, Thursday, November 19th. Andrew will be joined by Jack’s guitarist and backing vocalist Bobby Raw for a rare solo performance of their latest single “Swim” from their current album The Glass Passenger. In addition, McMahon will sit down with Stewart to discuss his recently released documentary Dear Jack, which chronicles McMahon’s own personal fight against leukemia. Check local listings for broadcast …

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Dave Stewart To Perform On “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon” Wednesday November 2nd

October 27, 2011 drainu182 0

Look for DAVE STEWART to appear Wednesday, November 2 on NBC-TV’s “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” performing with the Roots a song from his acclaimed new solo album THE BLACKBIRD DIARIES (Razor & Tie/Weapons of Mass Entertainment/ Surfdog).

USA Today’s Edna Gundersen hailed the British singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer’s disc as “a warm and nostalgic valentine to American roots music” (8/22/2011), while Rolling Stone’s Anthony DeCurtis said the album “offers a rawer portrait of Dave Stewart–the producer, former …

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Foo Fighters Nominated For 6 Grammys Including Album Of The Year

December 1, 2011 drainu182 0

Foo Fighters have been nominated in six categories in the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards, including Album of the Year.

In addition to the evening’s highest honor, Wasting Light is also nominated for Best Rock Album, while its current single “Walk” is up for Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song and album track “White Limo” is a contender for Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance. In addition, the band’s acclaimed documentary Foo Fighters: Back and Forth has been nominated for Best Long …

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Jack’s Mannequin Set To Release New Album People and Things October 4th

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Jack’s Mannequin is back. On October 4th, Andrew McMahon and crew return with a new record, People and Things. The first single, “My Racing Thoughts,” is now streaming on the band’s website and will be available in multiple pre-order bundles starting August 2nd. Fans who choose to buy from the presale will be rewarded with “My Racing Thoughts” as the instant gratification track upon order. “My Racing Thoughts” will also be on sale independently at iTunes August 2nd.

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Colbert Report’s Music Week Launches Tonight with Bon Iver

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“The Colbert Report” will be kicking off a music-centric week called “Dr Pepper Presents StePhest Colbchella ‘011: Rock You Like A Thirst-icane” with performances every night during the week of June 20 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT. Guests include Bon Iver on Monday, June 20, Florence & The Machine on Tuesday, June 21, Talib Kweli on Wednesday, June 22 and The Black Belles with a special performance by Colbert on Thursday, June 23. A second song performed by each musician will …

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Arcade Fire – “Month Of May” + “Ready To Start” 8/12 The Daily Show, Announce New Tour Dates

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart rarely has musical guests. Last night, however, they had to feature the band with the #1 selling album in the country, Arcade Fire. Check out Arcade Fire perform “Month Of May” and “Ready To Start” below and be sure to pick up their album The Suburbs on iTunes, Amazon MP3, CD, Vinyl. The band also announced a new round of tour dates (via Spin. Check them out below…

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Grace Potter and the Nocturnals To Appear On Live From Daryl (Hall)’s House

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There’s a little bit of Paris and a lot of rock & roll when Hollywood Records recording group Grace Potter & the Nocturnals visit with Daryl Hall for the 45th and latest edition of Live From Daryl’s House, premiering Aug. 15 exclusively at www.lfdh.com. This month’s installment of the Webby and MTV O Music award-winning Internet series, which last year made its national television broadcast debut on WGN America to impressive ratings, will feature Potter, a collision of Tina Turner …