Miles A. Copeland III’s ‘Two Steps Forward, One Step Back’ is set for a June 18th release via Jawbone Press. This highly-anticipated book tells the extraordinary story of a maverick manager, promoter, label owner, and all-round legend of the music industry. It opens in the Middle East, where Miles grew up with his father, a CIA agent […]
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The Prince Estate Releases New Music Video For Original Demo of “Manic Monday” Exclusively On Apple Music
The Prince Estate, in partnership with Warner Records, released a brand new music video for Prince’s original demo recording of the classic “Manic Monday” featuring never before seen, archival footage from his storied vault that provides a rare window into Prince’s creative process during a wildly productive era of his career. Check out the video […]
Iconic singer/songwriter/musician SUSANNA HOFFS has a special holiday treat for music lovers, FROM ME TO YOU, a three-song EP of some of her favorite 1960’s gems. A “labor of love” in her words, the EP features Susana’s interpretations of, The Jaynetts’ “Sally Go ‘Round The Roses,” The Beatles’ “All I’ve Got to Do” and The Zombies’ “This Will Be Our Year.” “It was a pure pleasure to record songs […]
SUSANNA HOFFS–singer/songwriter/musician and founding member of the Bangles–will celebrate the release of her new solo album SOMEDAY with a special event at Los Angeles’ Grammy Museum on the eve of the album’sJuly 17 release. The Monday, July 16 event at the museum’s The Clive Davis Theater will feature an interview, moderated by Grammy Museum Executive Director Bob Santelli, after which HOFFS will take audience questions and perform a selection […]
Susanna Hoffs discusses the making of her new solo record ‘Someday’ and the challenges involved!
SUSANNA HOFFS — singer/songwriter/musician and founding member of the Bangles–returns with a new solo album, SOMEDAY, on July 17. Beginning today (6/19), RollingStone.com is exclusively premiering a new track from the LP, “Raining.” Check it out here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/song-premiere-susanna-hoffs-raining-20120619. “‘Raining’ is a song I wrote with Mike Campbell (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) back in 1989,”HOFFS tells Rolling Stone. “I rediscovered the song when I was sorting through a box of old demos and […]
Debbi Peterson of The Bangles drops by to discuss her past, her influences, the longevity of the band and their amazing new album, ‘Sweetheart of The Sun’.
On their forthcoming album, SWEETHEART OF THE SUN, THE BANGLES capture the two crucial elements that created the bond that formed the group: their common love for rock’s golden age and the crystalline sound they quite naturally created. SWEETHEART OF THE SUN (Model Music Group), the group’s first album of new material in nearly eight years, is filled with a […]
Icon Vs. Icon recently sat down with Susanna Hoffs of The Bangles to discuss her past, her influences, the status of the upcoming album from The Bangles, what the future holds for her and what went into making her second collaborative album with Matthew Sweet, titled ‘Under The Covers Vol. 2’.