Tickets go onsale this morning for Spinal Tap: Unwigged & Unplugged. Check out the info inside
Besides looking BADASS, there’s another benefit to having tattoos. You can win AWESOME prizes. For example, thanks to the good people at A&M/Octone Records and Total Assault, you can win TWO tickets to see HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD at your choice of ANY show on SAINTS & SINNERS FEST! All you have to do is send in two pictures of your coolest tattoo and hold up a sign saying HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD (You can write it on a notecard, piece of paper, poster, …
Last night, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live last night and played “Pen & Paper”. Check out the video by clicking on the post
M83 stopped by Late Night with Conan O Brien to play “Kim & Jessie”. Check it out by clicking on the post.
If you can’t wait till next week to buy the new Killers album (you impatient asshole! jk), you can pull it down online. It’s all over the place but you can specifically find it..
The LA Times attended the Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference on Thursday where a bunch of music supervisors spoke about the industry and whether licensing your music could be a bad idea.
The benefits of licensing music to television and film were called into question at a Thursday afternoon
Chop Shop founder Alexandra Patsavas said that bands shouldn’t always assume that having a song on a tv show will launch their career. Patsavas (“Gossip Girl,” “The O.C.” and …
1. The Killers – Human
2. The Offspring – You’re Gonna Go Far, Kid
3. Death Cab For Cutie – I Will Possess Your Heart
4. Kings Of Leon – Sex On Fire
5. M.I.A. – Paper Planes
6. Slightly Stoopid – 2 AM
7. Incubus – Love Hurts
8. Coldplay – Viva La Vida
9. Rise Against – Re-Education (Through Labor)
10. Beck – Gamma Ray
11. MGMT – Kids
12. Weezer – Troublemaker
13. The Airborne Toxic Event …
In honor of John McCain and Sarah Palin trying to take over the White House, here’s a playlist of their favorite songs. (Note: The Perv has no idea if John and Sarah actually knows these songs. Have fun with it)
Doug Morris has renewed his contract to stay at the top of Universal Music and he’s bringing in his former mentee Jason Flom. Flom is being mentioned as having his own imprint through Universal Republic, Monte Lipman’s label. For more on the story, go here. For a little more on Flom, go here. The Audio Perv is a former employee of Flom’s and doesn’t want to talk anymore about that
Yesterday, Martin Kierzenbaum was named the President of Pop & Rock A&R at Interscope Records. Kierzenbaum will still remain the head of CherryTree Records, an imprint under Interscope. Kierzenbaum is responsible for signing TaTu, Feist, Keane and Tokio Hotel (Thanks a lot, asshole! jk). He started out in the mailroom at Polygram and worked his way up! This can’t happen anymore because label heads usually hire their kids or their friends kids who *ockblock you from moving up. Enjoy …