Sometimes it really is great to live in a big city like DC where there’s always something going on. This weekend Joe Walsh, Steven Tyler with his Nashville-based band, Loving Mary, Sheryl Crow, Jason Isbell, The Fray, Aloe Blacc, and John Rzeznik of the Goo Goo Dolls will be on the mall rocking for a cause!
Facing Addiction, a new, national non-profit group that will serve as a voice for the over 85 million Americans impacted by addiction, is proud to organize the “UNITE to Face Addiction” rally, a free event on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, October 4, 2015. To date, over 685 diverse partner organizations from around the country will join Facing Addiction to launch a first-of-its-kind campaign to let our nation know that addiction is preventable and treatable, that far too many of those affected have been incarcerated, and that people can and do get well. The concert will be held this Sun, Oct 4th, from 4 – 8pm.
Late last week, the affable and very busy Randy Jackson took a bit of time to talk to a group of journalists/bloggers about this season of American Idol [Fox, Wednesdays/Thursdays, 8/7C]: ratings, tweaking the format, the contestants and even the rumor that one of his acts might become a judge for a singing competition on, as they say, another network.
If you’re a ZZ Top fan, you’re gonna love this tribue album. ZZ Top: A Tribute From Friends has many guest artists including: Steven Tyler, Jonny Lang, Wolfmother, Coheed & Cambria, Daughtry, Jamey Johnson, Wyclef Jean, and Nickelback to name a few. This album contains eleven of ZZ Top’s classic songs and every song is worth listening to. Here’s the track listing: Continue reading ZZ Top: A Tribute From Friends rocks all the way!→
For those that are fans of ZZ Top’s music from past material to current material, there’s a tribute album to the famous southern rock/blues band that will be released next month by Show Dog-Universal Music. Here’s the Press Release with additional details: Continue reading ZZ Top Tribute album to be released in October→