Al Di is still hot and out rolling with his latest collaboration, the New World Sinfonia. Energized by the 2008 25 year reunion tour of Return to Forever, Al Di and his new band mates are on the road. The new sounds are full of rich energies and improvisation,”….which really reaches far beyond the almost head-banging male crowd that electric fusion attracts.”
Former Alice In Chains bassist Mike Starr has passed away. He was reportedly found dead at his residence early afternoon on March 8th. Mike was 44 years of age. Best known for his bass work with Alice in Chains, he left the band in 1993. Mike’s passing is second to the band’s original lead singer Layne Staley. Alice In Chains is currently taking a break after touring hard on their latest album “Black Gives Way To Blue”.
The Bonnaroo Music Festival has announced most of it’s lineup, featuring a great spectrum of artist. Eminem, Lil’ Wayne, Widespread Panic, The Strokes, Primus, Robert Plant, and more. Neil Young, Stephen Stills,and Richie Furay will team up as Buffalo Springfield. Another great selection of bands awaits the droves of thirsty rock fans. Stay hydrated.
It’s official. The White Stripes are calling it quits. Formed in 1997, the Detroit duo were catapulted into fame after the successful “White Blood Cells” and “Elephant” albums. The band had a ferocious decade of touring. Their performances infamous for their intensity and hard rock. Though divorced, the breakup doesn’t mean bad feelings between Meg and Jack. In the interest of preserving the sanctity of the band, they’re moving on.