Ricky Gervais hosted the Golden Globes 2011 ceremony, and the performance left some viewers talking more about Ricky Gervais than the winners of any awards. Why? Simple – Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes 2011 hosting performance offered plenty of rude remarks, insulting many Hollywood stars and the organizers of the Golden Globes 2011 show. But was Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes 2011 performance so bad? You decide.
Gregg Allman hasn’t released a solo album for 14 years, and it’s clear from Low Country Blues that Allman didn’t rush into this one. Gregg Allman’s new solo disc, which drops Tuesday – preview and order it here – shows not only his talent for writing original songs, but also his respect for other blues greats. On Low Country Blues, Gregg Allman offers just one original track, using cover songs as a way to toast the best of the blues.
The end of 2010 was a rough time for Aretha Franklin, as the singing legend was in and out of the hospital. However, Aretha Franklin attempted to keep a low profile by being vague about the situation, which almost always backfires. In this case, it led to a plethora of rumors concerning Franklin’s health, including some stating that she had cancer. According to Franklin, that is false.
Okkervil River will release its new album, I Am Very Far, which is the follow-up to 2008’s The Stand Ins, on May 10. I Am Very Far features eleven new songs, produced and arranged by frontman Will Sheff in Austin, New York City and Connecticut.
There are some things you assume are never going to change, such as your annoying neighbors or the Zodiac signs. However, you can’t assume too much, as new Zodiac signs were introduced today, thanks to astronomer Parke Kunkle, who claims that the earth’s alignment has changed so much that new Zodiac signs are required, including a 13th Zodiac sign, Ophiuchus.