Talking Heads

The Glorious Corner: Guns N’Roses, Mantus, Jonny Lee Miller and More

  G.H. Harding  MANTUS RETURNS — From Brooklyn basements and block parties to three Top Ten Dance hits on the Billboard charts, the group once pegged as New York’s favorite disco era band are commemorating their 40th anniversary; reunited, in the studio and back to their pop-rock roots, Mantus releases a new full-length album EST.1976. […]

The Glorious Corner: Legendary Photographer Bill Cunningham, Debbie Gibson’s ‘Foolish Beat” Anniversary, Parliament-Funkadelic Keyboardist Bernie Worrell and More!

  By G.H. Harding  CUNNINGHAM PASSES — If you know who the Times’ Bill Cunningham was you were one lucky soul. Bill was the fashion photographer for the Old Gray Lady. All those fabulous photos of women wearing the latest of the latest were his (mostly on their Metropolitan Section). You usually could find him every Wednesday’s at […]

THE ENGLISH BEAT Adds National and Canadian Tour Dates!

THE ENGLISH BEAT, headed up by Dave Wakeling,have added another batch of U.S. and Canadian tour dates. The band recently finished a cross-country stint on ‘The Spring Skaward Tour’ with Fishbone as support. A series of local acts will support the upcoming gigs. Hailing from Birmingham England, The English Beat is celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the release of their […]

ON THE BIG SCREEN…Burning Down The House

Text © M.A. Cassata Image from the internet   This 90-minute tribute to CBGBs and its founder Hilly Kristal may be a little rough around the edges, but then again wasn’t the famed club sorta the same way—  rough and messy, but oh so worth it in its heyday.  So, how did a club called “Country […]