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Sigur Rós announce Ágætis byrjun 20th anniversary box set

Sigur Rós announce Ágætis byrjun 20th anniversary box set
  • Sigur Rós announce Ágætis byrjun 20th anniversary box set FWC: Sigur Rós announce Ágætis byrjun 20th anniversary box set

    Sigur Rós will mark the 20th anniversary of their sophomore album, Ágætis byrjun, with the release of an expansive new box set. Entitled Ágætis byrjun – A Good Beginning, the limited-edition 7xLP set includes early versions and demos of songs from the album, as well as unreleased material from the original sessions. Additionally, there’s a 90-minute recording of the band’s…

  • Adrian Gonzalez, Alec Garcia lead Cleveland sweep of Birmingham FWC: Adrian Gonzalez, Alec Garcia lead Cleveland sweep of Birmingham

    Junior center fielder Adrian Gonzalez of Reseda Cleveland showed this week he’s not only going to be an All-City player but could be much more. “If that kid keeps playing like that, he should be the MVP of the league,” Birmingham coach Matt Mowry said. Cleveland (9-6, 2-0) put together a near flawless…

  • Ducks get roasted in 6-1 loss to Flames FWC: Ducks get roasted in 6-1 loss to Flames

    Sean Monahan scored twice to set a single-season career high with 33 goals and also added two assists, leading the Calgary Flames to a 6-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night. Monahan entered the game with just two goals in his last 19 games, but he broke out with a big game, surpassing…

  • Live Review: Billy Idol and Steve Stevens Play the Hits and Tell the Stories in New York City (3/28) FWC: Live Review: Billy Idol and Steve Stevens Play the Hits and Tell the Stories in New York City (3/28)

    Setting the Stage: An intimate evening with the legendary Billy Idol and his longtime guitarist Steve Stevens on their “Turned On, Tuned In and Unplugged” tour is pretty cool, as it is. But seeing them Wednesday night (March 28th) at Town Hall, just steps away from New York’s Times Square, gave it an Idol on Broadway vibe — a sort-of punk-rock…

  • TV Review: Amazon’s Hanna Drains the Fairy Tale Appeal From Its Source Material FWC: TV Review: Amazon’s Hanna Drains the Fairy Tale Appeal From Its Source Material

    (Editor’s note: The following review covers the complete eight episodes of Hanna‘s first season.) The Pitch: Ex-CIA operative Eric Heller (Joel Kinnaman, Altered Carbon) lives out in the woods with his daughter Hanna (Esme Creed-Miles), training her to fight and keeping her in hiding from mysterious forces that would seek to take her away from him. After Eric’s former handlers finally track them…

  • Radiohead inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, introduced by David Byrne FWC: Radiohead inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, introduced by David Byrne

    Radiohead were among the seven prestigious acts inducted during the 2019 Rock &Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, which took place Friday night at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Although frontman Thom Yorke was not in attendance due to prior commitments, Talking Heads frontman David Byrne was in the building to formally induct the band. It was a rather fitting choice given that Radiohead’s name is derived…

  • Sebadoh are simply “stunned” on new single: Stream FWC: Sebadoh are simply “stunned” on new single: Stream

    Earlier this month, indie rock stalwarts Sebadoh announced Act Surprised, their first new album in six years. After sharing the lead single “celebrate the void”, the band is back with another lowercased track, “stunned”. Where the former track took the despondence of uncertainty into a cathartic release, “stunned” sticks to a scuzzy stagger. In an embittered growl, Lou Barlow expresses his…

  • Nicolas Cage files for annulment four days after marriage FWC: Nicolas Cage files for annulment four days after marriage

    Nicolas Cage’s fourth marriage has come to an abrupt end. The Blast reports that Cage, 55, is seeking an annulment from Erika Koike — just four days after the couple tied the knot. Cage began dating Koike, a makeup artist, last year, and they married on March 23rd. The reason for their separation was not immediately clear. If Cage is…

  • FWC: UK Metalcore Act SWORN AMONGST Summon the Crowdkillers in the Moshpit on “Enslaved” Single

    UK-based metalcore group Sworn Amongst was founded back in 2004 and have been tearing up the scene ever since. They… The post UK Metalcore Act SWORN AMONGST Summon the Crowdkillers in the Moshpit on “Enslaved” Single appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Motown releases Marvin Gaye’s lost 1972 album You’re the Man: Stream FWC: Motown releases Marvin Gaye’s lost 1972 album You’re the Man: Stream

    Back in February, Motown announced it would release Marvin Gaye’s lost 1972 album, You’re the Man. Now, four days ahead of what would have been the soul legend’s 80th birthday, the previously unheard record has been revealed. You’re the Man was originally conceived as a follow-up to Gaye’s classic 1971 concept album What’s Going On. Released in the summer of…

  • Credit union manager charged with stealing more than $40 million faces up to 32 years FWC: Credit union manager charged with stealing more than $40 million faces up to 32 years

    The longtime manager of the CBS Employees Federal Credit Union has been charged with stealing more than $40 million, which he allegedly spent on gambling, private jets and expensive cars, authorities said Friday. Edward Rostohar, 62, of Studio City was arrested March 12, the same day he was suspended…

  • South Los Angeles boy shoots himself while playing with gun FWC: South Los Angeles boy shoots himself while playing with gun

    A South Los Angeles boy was stable Friday evening after shooting himself in the hand and thigh, authorities said. The boy, whose age was not released, was playing with a gun when the incident occurred, said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Ed Luna. Deputies responded to the area near…