Daily Top 5 News Countdown: ‘Lost’ Johnny Cash Album On the Way + More
Music, like politics, is now subject to the 24-hour news cycle. As a result, it’s damn near impossible to keep abreast of the day’s myriad rock ‘n’ roll tidbits. But fear not: In the spirit of simplification and efficiency, we’ve collected today's top 5 items and ranked them in terms of newsworthiness. Scroll down to see our picks.
Not only do you and 10 buddies get to see the band rock Other Music, but you get an open bar. What are you waiting for? ENTER! [Brooklyn Vegan]
Unfortunately, Cameron talked up the record when asked about his favorite Xmas song, and his confusion has made him an object of scorn and ridicule. (OK, that's not way he's an object of scorn and ridicule.) [NME]
The Foos did 23 songs to prep for their upcoming Mexico trip. Shouldn't they have played a taco place? [Consequence of Sound]
Also slated to appear: Josh Homme, Tunde Adebimpe, Jello Biafra and the Monkees' Michael Nesmith! Plus loads more. [Pitchfork]
And no, this ain't yet another set of Rick Rubin-produced 'American' outtakes. [Contact Music]