Rolling Stones have again touched the hearts of their fans. While celebrating their fifty years, the legendary band released Grrr! It is the band’s 60th album with two newly recorded tracks namely ‘One More Shot’ and ‘Doom and Gloom’. The tracks seem to be the best match and apt for sharing their band’s 50 years of success with the Rolling Stones fans. The heroes Charlie Watts, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Mick Jagger have put a lot of dedication in creating the revitalizing sound tracks. The album contains some of the most magnificent songs.
Grr comes in five different versions. Some of the versions include 50 tracks and a special edition is composed of 80 tracks. ‘Come on’, the band’s first single hit track from 1963 is on the top of the album as the starting track. Some of the other tracks that would refresh the fans with some of the past memories are ‘Paint It Black’, ‘Brown Sugar’, ‘Honky Tonk Women’, ‘Fool to Cry’, ‘Sympathy for the Devil’ and ‘Start Me Up’.
The Rolling Stones rockers also walked the red carpet at the London film festival for the premier of their documentary named Crossfire Hurricane. The band has already played four 50 th anniversary concerts and the last concept is scheduled at the Prudential Center in Newark on 15th December. The rock band ‘The Black Keys’, Lady Gaga and Bruce Springsteen are going to join Rolling Stones on the last night.
Sublime is a famous Reggae Punk band of American origin. The band has its own unique style of music. You will get a vibrant mix of reggae vibes, punk rock and ska fun at Sublime. Formed in the year 1986, the band united the Southern California community with its exceptional taste of music. This band came up with something that was completely different from the other rock music prevalent at that time. The band started off with the lead members Eric Wilson, Bradley Nowell, and Bud Gaugh. Bradley Nowell guided the band on guitar and vocals, Eric Wilson handled the bass guitar and Bud Gaugh handled drums. Sublime have had their first show in their hometown Long Beach, California.
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The band became the favorite choice for the teenagers. They made their way to the sublime store to collect the tracks for every party and occasion. Over the years, the band experienced uplift and formed their own label named Skunk Records in the year 1992. After having their own label, they recorded their debut album ‘40oz. To Freedom’. In the year 1995, the band received national attention due to the radio hit track ‘Date Rape’.
The band has released a total of eight albums out of which one is a live album, five are
compilation albums and three are the studio albums. On May 25, 1996, the lead vocalist and guitarist Bradley Nowell died of heroin overdose and the band slowed down a bit. In the year 2009, the band was reformed with a new entry of guitarist named Rome Ramirez.
Bob Marley is an inseparable part of music industry. Bob Marley is the name we all miss in the music industry. The era was gone, when Bob Marley & the Wailers used to be the honored performers of the reggae music. Bob Marley and his whole band have played a crucial role in exhibiting the Jamaican music before a worldwide audience. He was the first Jamaican artist to achieve the international stardom. Bob Marley was born in Nine Miles, in the outskirts of a small town named St. Ann.
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Marley was unlike the other music stars. Along with an international figure in reggae music, he was also a religious figure. Marley’s music was heavily influenced by the cultural and political issues of Jamaica. The album ‘Legend’ which was released three years after his death is the best selling album which got ten times platinum. More than 25 million copies of ‘Legend’ have been sold worldwide. In addition to his great devotion towards the reggae music, he was the member of the Rastafari movement.
The band Bob Marley & the Wailers was formed when the Bob Marley, Bunny Wailer and
Hubert Winston McIntosh met together, and shared their music ideas and knowledge. The last concert by the band was held on 23rd September 1980 before Bob died of cancer. Although Bob Marley left the world too early, but the fine tunes of the reggae music still flows in the heart of his fans in his memory.
Aerosmith, the famous American rock band is originated at Boston, Massachusetts. Do you know the band is also referred to as the ‘America’s Greatest Rock and Roll Band’ and ‘The Bad Boys from Boston’. If your choice list includes anyone of the following namely hard rock, heavy metal, blues rock and glam metal; then this band is for you. The band started off as the Jam band in 1970 with Joe Perry as the guitarist and Tom Hamilton handling the bass. Later on, singer Steven Tyler, guitarist Ray Tabano and drummer Joey Kramer were added forming the Aerosmith. Especially the hard rock and glam metal of this band are amazingly good.
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Aerosmith has sold more than 150 million albums worldwide, out of which 66.5 million were sold in the United States alone. It is the best selling rock band of American origin holding the honor for the most multi-platinum and gold albums by an American group. In addition, the award inventory of Aerosmith includes four Grammy awards, ten MTV Video Music Awards, and a total of 21 top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100.
Recently, the band hit the floor at the Staples Center showcasing their new album Music From Another Dimension. Aerosmith rocked the night with the classic rock titles. The show went like a roller coaster after Cheap Trick started with the band’s biggest hits namely the Dream Police and Surrender. The show was really worth watching.
Recently, the much popular Metallica heavy metal group officially announced the closure of their partnership with the Warner music group. The band has collected his master recordings and is now set to take the driver seat. They have formed their new independent label, Blackened Recordings. Now, the band will cover up all the future projects under Blackened Recordings. They will also deal with the marketing and promotion of their own label.
The frontman of the band, James Hetfield thanked Warner Music group for 28 years of their friendly relationship since the year 1994. Drummer Lars Ulrich quoted this independent approach of the band as a way to their creative destiny. Blackened Recordings will serve as the home for all the audio and video tracks in future. The label will debut on December 12, with ‘Quebec Magnetic’, a DVD of the band’s concert in Toronto in the year 2009.
Metallica has always been one of the top choices of the people with some of their renowned albums namely ‘Master of Puppets’, ‘The Black Album’, ‘St. Anger’,‘Death Magnetic’. With the creation of their independent record level, the band has acquired the rights to all their future studio albums.
At present, the band is working on the 10th album of band that is scheduled to release next to next year. This particular studio album will be released under the band’s own home, Blackened Recordings. Let’s congrats all the Metallica rockers and hope for some more exciting music tracks from the band in the coming days.