Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

US police officer doesn’t recognise Bob Dylan

August 15, 2009

Rock legend Bob Dylan was treated like a complete unknown by police in New Jersey when a resident called to report someone wandering around the neighbourhood. Dylan was about a two-hour drive south of New York City in Long Branch on July 23 as part of a tour with Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp that […]

Young people still listen to radio: survey

July 24, 2009

A survey by marketing company LifeLounge has found that young people are not giving up radio listening despite the plethora of other media offerings available to them. The annual survey, which studies media consumption habits of people between 16 and 30 years old, found that radio listening rose slightly, from an average of 3.8 hours […]

Jane’s Addiction postpones Australian tour

July 24, 2009

Illness has forced Jane’s Addiction to cancel their highly-anticipated Australian tour. Drummer Stephen Perkins has been admitted to the infectious disease ward at Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles requiring treatment for an elbow infection. He is expected to make a full recovery and lead singer Perry Farrell says they will reschedule their Down Under […]