In celebration of the Croc reopening, for some reason, I spent more time than I probably should have this morning thinking about my favorite songs about reptiles. Please note- "Crocodile Rock" by Elton John was a deliberate omission, both for being obvious and trite and for the fact that I hate that high pitched laaaaaaaa-lalalala. […]
Dr. Pepper is making good on their promise for a free bottle of their soda for every American (save for Slash and Buckethead) because Axl Rose has finally finished his opus Chinese Democracy. It's been 17 years since the last Guns N' Roses record, a time that has spanned my entire teenage years and if […]
Finally just got a listen to the new Guns N Roses track – a decade in the making. "Chinese Democracy" is set to release, finally, on November 23. Here's a preview of a track. Was it worth the wait?
It looks like it is finally happening: Chinese Democracy will finally be available in stores. Best Buy has reportedly snagged an exclusive and will release the decades-in-the-making Guns N Roses album on Sunday, November 23. Says Billboard: Beyond enticing pre-Thanksgiving shoppers, the move is tied to the structure of Best Buy's sales week, which runs from […]
Well, on the internet you have to take everything with a 2 ton grain of salt, but NME is reporting that not only is Guns 'N Roses 14 year-in-the-making album Chinese Democracy in the can (as they say) but Axl Rose is getting a reality TV show about the process of making the album. Now, […]
Chinese Democracy. These words stir many an emotion in Americans. Most of them wonder why it has taken so long to take hold. Others wonder why we trouble ourselves worrying about the problems of others. There are even some that think that Kentucky Fried Chicken has made the situation even worse. Whatever you think, all […]
John in the Morning kicked off my day by playing "I Am One," from the debut Smashing Pumpkins record Gish, which, IHMO, is the only Smashing Pumpkins worth a listening damn (bring on the flames). The song was a nice trip down memory lane… but I never realized how much the guitar work sounds similar […]