Plastic Ono Band Preview with NYLON TV

Yoko Ono’s forthcoming Plastic Ono Band album got a nice preview from NYLON TV, speaking of grabbing eyeballs to promote a new release. Watch at the end for an interview with Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon.

Incidentally, the Electronic Music Foundation is presenting a performance of Yoko Ono’s “Secret Piece” near Washington Square on […]

The Stones are Laying Low this Week

But they did manage to get another commerce-based blast off about their disgusting and overpriced swag. Who buys this stuff?


Beatles Ringo and Paul Reunite, Announce Reissues

Apple Records Newsletter includes photos of the packages for Abbey Road and Sergeant Pepper.

Apple Records announced today their plan to reissue the music of The Beatles, coincidentally (?) occurring just as the news of Paul and Ringo’s New York concert appearance was reaching the world.

To summarize,

the albums will include […]

TheNewNo2 hits New York

TheNewNo2 Live in Brooklyn

After years of anticipation, TheNewNo2 arrived in New York yesterday with a great show at Brooklyn’s Union Hall. What a great place for a debut, with a great crowd of local indie rock fans (i.e., under 30) who filled the room with enthusiasm for the band lead by Dhani Harrison. […]

Beatles Reissues on Ice, NY Times Lashes Out

As if it were one last kick in the gut to the music business before another terrible year comes to an end, the NY Times today published an interesting but uninformative story about the delays in the Beatles’ digital and sonically enhanced cd reissues. Apparently there is an issue that EMI and the band’s company […]