Brighten the Corners

Videos of the day – week of 4/7

4/7 – after a couple of weeks off due to a new Sweatman being born, we’re back & rockin’ with a brand-new Jack White track from Lazaretto, which will be out in June!

4/8 – St. Vincent covered Nirvana the other night in concert as a tribute to the anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death…

4/9 – If you haven’t seen Jeff Tweedy’s send-up of folk music on a recent Portlandia episode, it’s a hoot!

4/10 – Here’s a different kind of short film (not just a standard “music video”), feat. Brandon Flowers of The Killers w/ Dawes, Father John Misty and Local Natives all doing songs from a Johnny Cash album that’s only recently been discovered after 30 years in the vault.  Out Among The Stars is out now.

4/11 – what a night last night in Brooklyn for Nirvana fans…not only did the surviving members do a 4-song set at the Rock’n’Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Barclays Center with help from St. Vincent, Joan Jett, Kim Gordon & Lorde, but afterward, they played a surprise, SIXTEEN song set that started at 2:30am at a 230-capacity club!!! Here’s some crude YouTube footage of the proceedings…

St. Vincent on “Heart-Shaped Box” –

Joan Jett on “Smells Like Teen Spirit” –

J Mascis on “School” –

Latest Stories

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 18

Fresh
In this undated photo, Jimi Hendrix performs with a Fender Stratocaster electric guitar. The Stratocaster, used by countless professional and amateur musicians, celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2014.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

in Entertainment, Weird

‘Frozen’ wedding gown for brides who can’t ‘Let it Go’

frozen

Brides everywhere can soon get married in true Disney fairytale style.

in Entertainment

Taylor Swift leads ‘best dressed’ list

taylorswift

The annual list of celebrity style icons includes Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o, Rihanna, and Blake Shelton.