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'Spine Hits' by Sleepy Sun

‘Spine Hits’ by Sleepy Sun

On this, the third album from Northern California psych-meisters Sleepy Sun, the band has traded big Led Zep-style long tunes for shorter and more accessible tunes. But don’t think this is a band abandoning their style for a Metallica-Black Album cash grab – this is a record full of wonderful moments and manages to distill...
Macy Gray to release covers album

Macy Gray to release covers album

Cover lovers, rejoice! Eclectic R&B chanteuse, Macy Gray, has announced a forthcoming covers album with a spring release date,  says Consequence of Sound. The notoriously off-beat star will drop Covered on March 27, featuring renditions of well-loved tunes by Radiohead, Eurythmics, Metallica, Kanye West and Arcade Fire, among others. Gray’s current LP The Sellout –...
Lou Reed and Metallica's Lulu "awe-inspiring"

Lou Reed and Metallica’s Lulu “awe-inspiring”

A collaboration with Metallica has the former Velvet Underground singer filled with anticipation. American rock musician Lou Reed has confirmed that he will re-work material he contributed to the operatic score of German playwright Frank Wedekind’s Lulu with heavy metal band Metallica. The iconic musician told New York Magazine that his version of the opera’s...