Saturday, August 24, 2019

Tag: interesting

How bands are using social media wrong

A video has been making its way around YouTube, poking fun at the way local bands use social media. The video touches on a...

Here’s the original casting call for Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” video

The original casting call for Nirvana’s iconic “Smells Like Teen Spirit” music video has been unearthed. Video director Samuel Bayer needed a lot of...

Here’s how to choose the cleanest toilet at a music festival

Go to any large music festival, and you’re bound to find an armada of public toilets. But, by the time it’s your turn to...

SoundCloud may actually start paying musicians

After upgrading their iPhone app recently, music-streaming platform SoundCloud is considering ways to monetize its content and actually generate money for some of its...

Handwritten Nirvana setlist sells for nearly $10,000

At the recent Bonhams Entertainment Sale, the auction house sold a handwritten Nirvana setlist for £5,625 (approximately $9,566). The setlist, which sold after a...

This musician is asking for naked selfies instead of money for his new album

Loke Rahbek (Var, Sexdrome, Lust For Youth) has a new album out under his moniker, Croatian Amor, which is only available on cassette tape. The album,...

The average American listens to four hours of music a day

According to a new survey of 3,000 people by Edison Research, the average American is listening to roughly four hours and five minutes of music each...

Medal Of Honor recipient finds Dave Grohl roaming the White House

This is awesome. Earlier this week, retired Marine Cpl. William Kyle Carpenter was honored by President Obama at the White House as the youngest...

These bands were banned in the Soviet Union

The Cold War-era Soviet Union was a pretty restrictive place, with laws enabling the government to control what music was being broadcasted on the...

Austin considers erecting a statue of Glenn Danzig riding a dragon

Danzig could get his own statue in the city of Austin, Texas—riding a fire-breathing dragon. According to CBS affiliate KEYE TV, a future goal on...