Music

FOX’s “American Idol” 2011 Season 10 Star Studded Finale

Posted: May 26, 2011 at 1:49 am   /   Local, Music, Reviews, Television, Television News, Television Reviews, Television Shows

American Idol 2011 Season 10 Star Studded Season Finale (5/25/11) Who won American Idol Season 10? You’re going to have to wait a couple minutes to find out the answer to that question, if you haven’t already looked it up! The Season 10 Finale of American Idol featured performances from: Beyonce (solo and with the […]

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Google I/O 2011: Day 1 – Android, Google TV, and Angry Birds!

Posted: May 10, 2011 at 12:34 pm   /   Local, Music, Technology, Television, Watch Free Movies Online

The keynote to start this year’s I/O developer conference demonstrated Google’s power with quite a hefty chunk of lean muscle. After Annan was done showing off his legs, we got down to the good stuff! (photo withheld) Watch Google I/O 2011 Live Online Here. As usual, these type of public events command a sort of […]

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Lady Gaga – Born This Way Single Review

Posted: February 11, 2011 at 10:01 am   /   Local, Music, Music News

The Mother Monster released her newest single early this morning via iTunes, radio and internet. Even then early reports of iTunes downloads of Born This Way were surprisingly high as Facebook and Twitter posts started flooding the web. Gaga channels her inner Madonna in this positive, upbeat single. Without the darker melodies of her “Fame” […]

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‘Captain Beefheart’ Don Van Vliet Dies at Age 69

Posted: December 17, 2010 at 8:37 pm   /   Local, Music

It was announced that on Friday, December 17, 2010 – Don Van Vliet, better known as “Captain Beefheart,” has passed away. Vliet succumbed to complications from multiple sclerosis, which the musician had been suffering with for several years. Hailed by many as one of the greatest rock musicians of all times, Don Van Vliet was […]

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Watch Kanye West’s Full Length “Runaway” Film Online

Posted: October 24, 2010 at 8:40 am   /   Local, Music

Kanye West’s 35 minute short film, “Runaway,” was finally released yesterday. The highly anticipated video consists of a series of songs, written and performed by Kanye and several collaborators including: Jay-Z, Lupe Fiasco, Mos Def, John Legend, Kid Cudi, and many more. Primary Artists: Kanye West Genre: Rap/Hip-Hop Producer: Jonathan Lia Director: Kanye West Record […]

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Review of “Decatur Celebration 2010” in Decatur, IL

Posted: August 24, 2010 at 4:46 am   /   Concerts, Local, Music

This review of the Celebration is going to be a breakdown of me and my family’s weekend at the Celebration. We arrived at the Celebration on Saturday morning (missed all the Friday performers) just in time for the “Razzle Dazzle Good Times Parade.” The Razzle Dazzle Parade is an enjoyable small town parade. The highlight […]

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Nelly To Host St. Louis Radio Show on Hot 104.1

Posted: August 11, 2010 at 9:35 am   /   Local, Music News

St. Louis recording artist Nelly is about to make his debut on the other side of the table. That is, sitting in the host’s seat. Hot 104.1 afternoon host Staci Static is taking maternity leave, and who better than St. Louis’ own Nelly to fill in? Nell is going to host the 3-7pm shift for […]

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Weezer’s New Album Cover Revealed: Jorge Garcia AKA Hurley From “Lost” on the Cover

Posted: August 10, 2010 at 2:02 pm   /   Local, Music News

Turns out Weezer frontman, Rivers Cuomo, might be a big of a Lost fan as the rest of us. After initially suggesting that Weezer’s new album would be called Heavy Metal, Cuomo came out with the news that the new album would instead be titled, Hurley.  Many people might wonder what exactly that means, but […]

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Daft Punk – “Tron Legacy” Soundtrack – Listen to Six Tracks From the Film

Posted: July 30, 2010 at 2:02 pm   /   Local, Movie News, Music News

When you watch the trailers for Disney’s upcoming sequel, Tron Legacy, pay close attention to the music surrounding it.  (Watch the trailer here.) The score is done by the French electronic music duo, Daft Punk.  The duo have actually scored 24 new tracks for the film, and will actually be appearing in it as well. […]

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New OK Go Viral Video – End Love – Stop Motion Video

Posted: June 16, 2010 at 10:39 am   /   Local, Music, Viral Videos

Viral video kings OK Go are back at it again. This time with their song “End Love” from their album “Of The Blue Colour of the Sky”. No Rube Goldberg machine this time, but we are back to choreographed dancing. Sure, the dancing is back, but this time it has a twist! The boys of […]

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