I Heart Links!
Heart is hitting the road this summer to promote their new album “Red Velvet Car.” It’s their first album in 6 years! I’ll get the amazing chance to see them live in September and I cannot wait! Check out this article, and some photos via their facebook.
Leiana – Philly rocker who doesn’t take shit. We have a lot in common! PA produces a lot of in your face chic rockers…why? ‘Cause we don’t have much else to do beside be angry there…
Vote for your favorite female rock band: The Donnas, The Runaways, Indigo Girls or The Go-Gos. This poll is by Parade, and well, all I can say is that they are forgetting dozens of other women who rock, but then again, I don’t expect much from anything mainstream.
Free mp3 of “Everything to Lose” by Dido via amazon.
New Beyonce music video for “Why Don’t You Love Me?” is a total play on 1950s nostalgia and the black female experince. Awesome!
Wanna intern for Le Tigre? Hell yeah! They are looking for an intern in NYC this summer. More info here. I wish I could! It’s a riot grrrl dream!
Yeah Yeah Yeahs photos from MOMA here.
Best Coast’s “Sun Was So High” 7″ vinyl is now for sale at ArtFag. Get it before it’s gone!
Those Darlins cancel their Australian tour due to Nikki Darlins’ arm injury, via Paste.
Get a La Roux and Major Lazer mixtape for free while it lasts via Filter.
Bettye LaVette covers classic British Rock on her new album, via Paste.
Lydia Mendoza, Mexi-American artist, Queen of the Tejano, freakin rocks the 12 string guitar via NPR.
Natalie Merchant live on World Cafe, listen on NPR.
Sixpence None The Richer to release a new album! via Billboard.
Jezebel interview with Melissa Etheridge here.
Jane Wiedlin of the Go-Gos is a superheroine! Well, yes, of rock & roll, but now comics to! Check her out in Lady Robotika via Billboard.
Posted on May 27, 2010, in Quick Riffs - News and tagged Ann Wilson, Best Coast, Bettye LaVette, Beyonce, Dido, Heart, Indigo Girls, Jane Wiedlin, Karen O, La Roux, Lady Gaga, Le Tigre, Leiana, Lydia Mendoza, Melissa Etheridge, Nancy Wilson, Natalie Merchant, Sixpence None The Richer, The Donnas, The Go-Gos, The Runaways, Those Darlins, Why Don't You Love Me, Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on I Heart Links!.