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The Sound Of...Money, Concerts and 1979 (Season 2 Episode 14)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Dynamic Ticket Pricing: (Time: 16:40) - Anne and Steve explore the new world of Dynamic Ticket Pricing for concerts. The artists who are doing it: Taylor Swift, U2, The Eagles, Pink and Shania Twain, and the ones choosing not to including Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam. Are prices the main reason…

The Sound Of...Our Beloved Chris (Season 2 - Show #13)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Cornell: Voice of the 90s (Time: 13:51) - May 18th marks the 1st anniversary of Chris Cornell’s passing. Anne and Steve reveal the top 7 Chris Cornell songs (Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, Solo and Audioslave) from his lifetime of music. Segment Two: The Sound Of…What? Who did what? (Time: 20:44)…

The Sound Of...The 5th Era of Music (Season 2 - Week 12)

Segment One: The Sound Of…5th or perhaps 6th Era (Time: 18:56) - Revenue from streaming now makes up more than half of the money generated by record labels. Era 1 was Vinyl, 2 - Tape (both 8-Track and Cassette) 3 - CD, 4 – Digital Downloads and 5 - Streaming. Which is our favorite? Do…

The Sound Of...Still Not Dead (Season 2 - Episode 11)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Not Dead Yet (Time: 16:17) - 2 articles released on the same day say “Rock is Dead” and “Rock and Roll Couldn’t Be Less Dead” Which is correct? Anne and Steve present the ideas and their opinions on why this question seems to linger on and on. Segment Two: The Sound…

The Sound Of…Purple Stories (Season 2 Show 9)

Segment One: The Sound Of…The Purple Legend (Time: 12:53) - The autopsy report on Prince was released which has Anne and Steve recounting some almost unbelievable stories about the enigmatic musician. Plus tales of famous guitars that have exchanged hands. Segment Two: The Sound Of…90s albums (Time: 21:58) - Alice In Chains, Foo Fighters an…

The Sound Of...The Orchestra (Season 2 Show #7)

Segment One: The Sound Of…a Symphony (Time: 11:27) - Anne and Steve talk about the upcoming Foreigner tour with an orchestra and some of the other bands who have played symphonic gigs including Metallica, Kiss, Aerosmith, Evanescence, Alter Bridge, Peter Gabriel, Grand Funk, Moody Blues, ELO and Scorpions. - Segment Two: The Sound Of…Ozzy (Time:…

The Sound Of...Family Ties (Season 2 - Show #6)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Ashley McBryde (Time: 12:08) - Steve Black sits down for a chat with rising country star Ashley McBryde who also happens to be his cousin. - Segment Two: The Sound Of…Southern Rock (Time: 19:22) - Steve and Anne select their personal top 7 Southern Rock bands. Segment Three: The Sound Of…The…

The Sound of... Acting (Season 2 - Show 5)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Movie Roles (Time: 15:59) - James Hetfield crosses over to the world of film with the upcoming movie. Anne and Steve talk about the long tradition of musicians who have tried their hand at acting including Elvis, Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Jerrod Leto and Alice Cooper among others. Segment Two: The…

The Sound of...Opening Bands (Season 2 - Episode 4)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Odd Pairings (Time: 14:45) - Poison, Cheap Trick and Pop Evil will tour together this summer. What are some of the odd pairings we’ve seen in the past. What are some of the best and worst opening acts we’ve encountered. - Segment Two: The Sound Of…Aerosmith Songs (Time: 14:37) - Joe…

The Sound Of...Sports Anthems (Season 2 - Week 3 Full show)

Segment One: The Sound Of…Halftime Shows (Time: 16:55) - Super Bowl LII is just around the corner so Anne and Steve talk about the good, bad and the ugly of music mixing with sports. - Segment Two: The Sound Of…Goodbye Candle Dancer (Time: 16:31) - Elton John, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Slayer have all announced farewell…

The Sound Of...Goodbye 2017 (Season 1 - Week 15):

LISTEN TO THE FULL SHOW ABOVE or SELECT PARTS BELOW: Segment One: The Sound Of…Remembrance (2017) (Time: 23:54) - Anne and Steve explore an in-depth list of musicians who passed away in 2017, and discuss some of their personal moments and memories with some of the bigger names including Chris Cornell, Chester Bennington, Chuck Berry,…

The Sound Of...Farewells (Season 1 - Week 11)

THE FULL SHOW IS ABOVE - INDIVIDUAL SEGMENTS BELOW Segment One: The Sound Of…Farewell Tours (Time: 17:08) - Anne and Steve talk about Ozzy’s 2nd retirement tour (3rd counting Black Sabbath). Is it just marketing? Why do so many bands do it? Segment Two: The Sound Of…Females (Time: 21:23) - In honor of the recent…

The Sound of...Record Stores (Season 1 Week 9)

The Full show (individual segments and descriptions are below): Part One: The Sound Of…Records Time: 17:48 - Anne and Steve talk about the list of Record Store Day releases coming out on Black Friday including vinyl from Iggy Pop, Queen, Dimebag, Rush and Neil Young. - Anne also talks about her recent tour of Third…

The Sound Of... (Tech)

Segment One: Anne brings up the topic of technology and how it is changing the concert experience. Time: 20:35 Segment Two: Anne and Steve select their top 7 albums from 1987 in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Whitesnake album which is being re-issued in a variety of packages. Time: 16:48 Segment Three: Steve…
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One of the greats...Layne Staley

Alice In Chains Mark Layne Staley's Birthday With Tribute Video ::Alice In Chains News ::antiMusic.com Alice In Chains are streaming a video tribute to their late singer, Layne Staley, on what would have been his 50th birthday

Chester and Chris together on stage. Be in peace....

Flashback: Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell Sing 'Hunger Strike' The shocking news of Chester Bennington's suicide is just beginning to sink in, leaving us with a lot more questions than answers along with endless heartache. The Linkin Park frontman battled addiction and depression throughout his life, but at least by outward appearances he seemed to…

New Nirvana, sorta....

Watch Previously Unreleased 1988 Nirvana Radio Shack Performance Nirvana record their first demo tape Jan. 23, 1988. The next day, the unknown band filmed a video afterhours in an Aberdeen, Washington Radio Shack, according to . Though clips of the performance have been seen before, the full 17-minute recording has never been released in its…

Why Kylie and Kendall Jenner are idiots.

KENDALL + KYLIE JENNER Apologize For 'Disgusting' T-Shirts Featuring OZZY OSBOURNE, METALLICA, KISS Kylie and Kendall Jenner have apologized for selling "vintage" T-shirts with the pair's faces superimposed over some of rock and rock's biggest icons. The T-shirts in question were unveiled on the sisters' Kendall + Kylie online shop Wednesday, and featured images of…

Chris Cornell's widow opens up about fateful night.

Chris Cornell's Widow Vicky Opens Up About His Addiction Battle and Final Night: 'He Didn't Want to Die' People 5 hrs ago Janine Rubenstein It's been just over a month since her husband Chris Cornell died, but time has stood still for Vicky Cornell, who can recite every single detail of that painful night. On…

Chris Cornell's last video.

Chris Cornell video for The Promise released to mark World Refugee Day Survival Pictures released the official video for Chris Cornell's song, "The Promise", on June 20 to mark World Refugee Day. The tune is the title track to the 2016 film of the same name directed by Terry George and starring Christian Bale, Oscar…

I met Gregg Allman.....

If you want to know what 'blue eye soul' sounds like, listen to Gregg Allman.  He truly was one of the most soulful singers ever.  I had the chance to introduce him at Harpos one night.  It just happened to be the night the Tigers won the world series.  The crowd erupted when I walked…

Serj delights fans with this Cornell tribute.

Serj Tankian recently said he "was disappointed" there was no progress on new System of a Down music.  However, he did surprise fans with this tribute to the late Chris Cornell. Watch Pro-Shot Footage Of SERJ TANKIAN's 'Like A Stone' Performance With Surviving Members Of AUDIOSLAVE SYSTEM OF A DOWN frontman Serj Tankian joined PROPHETS…

the last time Eddie sang with Chris.....

Eddie Vedder was waiting in the same studio that Chris Cornell was recording 'Hunger Strike' .   Eddie was about to audition for a band that would eventually become Pearl Jam.  Chris was having trouble singing the low parts of the song.  Bravely, Eddie took over and improvised the low part allowing Chris to wail on…

This is the beauty of Chris Cornell...

I had a few rough moments with Chris during an interview, but what I choose to remember is the angelic beauty of his voice.  Singing a song and interpreting a song can be a very different experience.  When Chris Cornell sang he took you with him on his journey.  Sometimes very dark but always moving.…

Linkin Park and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar hit the court!

Linkin Park goes heavy on the rap-rock sound and heavy on the special effects...... See Linkin Park, Pusha T, Stormzy on Stark Basketball Court in New Video Linkin Park enlisted Pusha T, the English grime MC Stormzy and former NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for their new "Good Goodbye" clip. In the video, Abdul-Jabbar directs a…

The Beatles meet Star Wars!

Out of everything I saw on Star Wars day  (May 4)  I thought this was pretty clever.  May the fourth be with you! Listen to a 'Star Wars' Parody Set to the Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's' LP Just in time for this year's Star Wars Day, the self-proclaimed "geek parody" act Palette-Swap Ninja has unveiled an…