48th Annual Grammy Awards was held last night at the Staples Center in
Los Angeles. It was a star-studded evening and included twenty six
performances by some of music’s biggest names. The Record of the Year
award went to punk-pop favorites Green Day for “Boulevard of Broken
Dreams”. U2 won the album of the year for “How to Dismantle an Atomic
Bomb” and also the Song of the Year for “Sometimes You Can’t Make It on
your Own” from the same album. The Best New Artist of the Year went to
John Legend for “So High”. See below for a list of the major category
Monday, 13 June 2005
Jerry Del Colliano
Reunited and it feels so good.
This Live 8 show really is capturing the feeling of the Live Aid shows
I watched in Philadelphia as a kid. Today one of rock’s most popular,
innovative, successful and creative bands, Pink Floyd including Roger
Waters, agreed to put years of animosity behind them to reunite for the
Live 8 show to benefit Africa.
Wednesday, 01 June 2005
years after Live Aid took place in London and Philadelphia in 1985,
Live 8 will be hitting London, Paris, Berlin, Rome and Philadelphia in
order to raise awareness of poverty in Africa. The original Live Aid
was staged to relieve starving in Ethiopia, and generated $100 million
for famine relief.
a series of historic South American dates, Lenny Kravitz’ US leg of his
world tour, ELECTRIC CHURCH: ONE NIGHT ONLY!, will kick off this
evening in Dallas, TX. The 27 city tour will feature Kravitz performing
a series of theater dates across the US and Canada. These shows promise
to let fans catch him perform live in a raw and intimate setting.
Mayer has filmed a talk show, shot guerrilla-style that is one part
documentary, one part travelogue and one part sketch comedy. It’s a
half-hour show with an entertaining behind-the-scenes look at John's
life on the road while promoting his album “Heavier Things.”