Richard Hell on New Memoir: ‘I Never Really Thought of Anything I …

I wanted to have a life of adventure, writes Richard Hell in his clear-eyed, surprisingly moving new autobiography, I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp.

from http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/richard-hell-on-new-memoir-i-never-really-thought-of-anything-i-did-as-punk-20130327

Marco On The Bass: Introducing Rude Boy George! New York Ska …

Truth be told, the twin pillars of 2-Tone ska and 80's new wave music sustained me through much of a challenging youth in 1980's. 2-Tone revealed harsh economic, social and racial injustices with a power and a fury that was

from http://marcoonthebass.blogspot.com/2013/03/introducing-rude-boy-george-new-york.html

Digital Music News – What Else? Looting Live Nation, Spotify Asia …

Mulligan, Fanzy, The Stones, Daft Punk, Coachella… Friday, March 29, 2013 by Paul Resnikoff. Is this just a shakeup waiting to happen? We bring you one highly implosive Live Nation, where monumental losses are rivaled only by equally- monumental executive salaries. It's a recipe for crash-and-burn disaster, and insiders are now pointing Digital Music News to a very handsome allocation of stock options for half-a-dozen Live Nation brass. These all seem to be options with a $0

from http://www.digitalmusicnews.com/permalink/2013/20130328latest

Daft Punk Won’t Make Coachella Return, Rep Says | Billboard

France: Daft Punk From multi-hyphenate artist Serge Gainsbourg to indie-rock sensations Phoenix, the French music scene has birthed several notable entities over the years. But few French artists have caused more of an

from http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/1554572/daft-punk-wont-make-coachella-return-rep-says

Daft Punk Mania: Inside The ‘Random Access Memory’ Hype …

For the uninitiated, the current hysteria surrounding Daft Punk can seem baffling. But for fans of the long-time electronic music heroes, it's the culmination of more than 15 years of music multiplied by their now-legendary

from http://kroq.cbslocal.com/2013/03/29/daft-punk-mania-inside-the-random-access-memory-hype-machine/