Our music editor catch up with Bruno Mars to discuss the origin of some of his songs, talk musical inspiration, creative writing, and his passion for the music industry.
The Bloginity.com conversation started with Marina laughing on the phone because I mistakenly took her sheep costume to be a chick the night she performed at Le Poisson Rouge back in March.
“’You’re So Vain.’ I think it’s a hit!” exclaimed Carly Simon. The singer received a response of laughs and cheers at Chelsea’s 1 Oak nightclub Thursday night (April 30) among an intimate crowd of fans and industry executives celebrating the first-ever video for the early 70s classic at the 9th Annual Tribeca Film Festival.
Serena Ryder sings with conviction; she’s sexy but she also sounds like she could kick your ass. The Canadian, Juno Award-winning singer-songwriter played the intimate City Winery on February 25 to audience cheers and turned the place into a sing-a-long that fans appreciated by the show’s end.
Stadium-sized “Posner” chants took over the Blender Theatre at Gramercy while a waft of marijuana emanated its way throughout. Posner emerged sharply dressed in a blue and red leather jacket, kicks and a black button-down, cupping his right ear to the crowd on that side of the stage, then making his way to the other side with his left.
Shinedown’s recent show at the Nokia Theatre in Times Square offered something for all fans of rock. With PUDDLE OF MUDD and Skillet supporting, Shinedown and company delivered a thrashing good time, whether pumping some adrenaline-heavy metal tracks, sharing some nostalgic tunes or playing hits that reminded everyone why the trio of bands are in demand. [...]