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  2. Living Colour is 'Re-Thinking Blues and Its Relationship To Metal'

    July 09, 2012 1:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Living Colour is "definitely working towards making another record this year" to follow up 2009's "The Chair in the Doorway," according to guitarist Vernon Reid. And the quartet already has an idea what its "next statem ...

  3. Backbeat: Bill Cosby Helms His Last Playboy Jazz Festival

    June 18, 2012 12:45 PM EDT Hugh Hefner, who just celebrated his 86th birthday, answers questions backstage. (Photo: Gail Mitchell) Wearing a white shirt emblazoned with the phrases "30 ½ years" on the back and "thank you" on the sleeves, comedian Bill Co ...

  4. Spectrum Road Not Just a Tribute Act, Taking It To 'The Next Level'

    May 16, 2012 4:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 With two original songs on their upcoming debut album, the members of Spectrum Road are confident it will be more than a one-off supergroup according to bassist Jack Bruce. "It started off as kind of a tribute but entered into a band -- John Me ...

  5. Robert Johnson Feted at All-Star Apollo Blues Hall of Fame Benefit

    March 08, 2012 7:02 PM EST 0 0 0 The Roots, Elvis Costello, Taj Mahal, Chuck D and Macy Gray Among The Stellar Line Up A low-key Tuesday night in New York City set the scene for a casually brilliant night of Blues-with-a-capital-B at the Apollo on March 6 as The Roots , Elvis Coste ...

  6. Members of Cream, Living Colour Unite for Album

    February 23, 2012 9:25 AM EST 0 0 0 Jack Bruce, Vernon Reid, John Medeski & Cindy Blackman Santana's Spectrum Road to Drop Debut, Play Bonnaroo in June A new supergroup is heading to Bonnaroo. The festival will see the summer performance debut of Spectrum Road, a new quartet ...

  7. Bonnaroo 2012 Lineup Announced: Radiohead, Phish, Red Hot Chili Peppers Headlining

    February 14, 2012 12:26 PM EST Radiohead, Phish, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and the reunited Beach Boys will head to Manchester, Tenn. this June for the 2012 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The initial lineup for the annual festival, which takes place from June 7-10 this year, ...

  8. Bonnaroo 2012 Lineup Announced: Radiohead, Phish, Chili Peppers Headlining

    February 14, 2012 12:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Radiohead , Phish , the Red Hot Chili Peppers and the reunited Beach Boys will head to Manchester, Tenn. this June for the 2012 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The initial lineup for the annual festival, which takes place from June 7-10 this year, ...

  9. CMJ: Living Colour / Oct. 23 / Angels & Kings

    October 26, 2009 3:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Given the dizzying range of choices at a five-day event like CMJ, it's hard for a single gig to stand out as a sure thing from its listing alone. One that did, however, was Friday's " Living Colour acoustic set at [Pete Wentz co-owned ...

  10. Video: Living Colour Talk 'Chair In The Doorway'

    September 25, 2009 4:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 The cult of personality continues in 2009, as purveyors of hard funk-rock Living Colour return with "The Chair In The Doorway" - the band's first set of new material in nearly six years. Out last week on Megaforce Records, the eleven ...

  11. Living Colour: Billboard.com Q&A

    Living Colour: Billboard.com Q&A

    September 25, 2009 4:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 Vernon Reid and Corey Glover talk about new album, "The Chair in the Doorway." Interview by David J. Prince. Living Colour , interview , the chair in the doorway , exclusive , Corey Glover , Vernon Reid , go away , desperate people , Cult ...

  12. Living Colour Back With Fifth Studio Album

    July 08, 2009 10:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 The cult of personality will continue on this fall, when purveyors of hard funk-rock Living Colour return with "The Chair In The Doorway" - the band's first set of new material in nearly six years. Due September 15 on Megaforce Record ...

  13. Living Colour Back With Fifth Studio Album

    July 08, 2009 8:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 The cult of personality will continue on this fall, when purveyors of hard funk-rock Living Colour return with "The Chair In The Doorway" - the band's first set of new material in nearly six years. Due September 15 on Megaforce Record ...

  14. The Chesterfield Kings

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 So...we all decided that this would be a happening thing to do…and it WAS! We had organized (or at least we tried to organize) some guitar players v. bass players, and drummers vs. lead singers cont *Tuesday November 14th: Minneapolis, Minnesota. Fi ...

  15. 25OnTV

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for June 19-25, 2006. MONDAY, JUNE 19 "Imus in the Morning," MSNBC Featured artist(s): Dwight Yoakam. "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Corinne Bailey Rae (also scheduled: Nicole Richie). & ...

  16. 'Nebraska' in New York

    January 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Marc Ribot and Vernon Reid chat with Bruce Springsteen in New York Avant-garde guitarist Marc Ribot (left), Bruce Springsteen and Living Colour guitarist Vernon Reid hang out at the 2006 New York Guitar Festival Jan. 14 at the World Financial Center ...

  17. The National Jams With The Boss

    January 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The National, Mark Eitzel, Vernon Reid and Martha Wainwright were among the acts on hand Saturday to perform Bruce Springsteen's "Nebraska" album in its entirety at New York's World Financial Center W The National, Mark Eitzel, V ...

  18. OnTV

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 17-23, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 17 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist: Rod Stewart (also scheduled: Billie Jean King). "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Simply Red (als ...

  19. DJ Spooky, Slayer's Lombardo Drum Up New CD

    March 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 On the surface, DJ Spooky's new collaboration with Slayer's Dave Lombardo is just the latest example of his try-anything aesthetic, which has produced avant-garde turntable symphonies alongside dancef On the surface, DJ Spooky's new c ...

  20. Guitar Heroes Pen Kid-Friendly 'Songs'

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Slash, matchbox twenty's Kyle Cook, Living Colour's Vernon Reid, Stone Temple Pilots' Dean DeLeo and Marc Ford are among the guitarists appearing on "Sing a Song With Six Strings," a collection of tra Slash, matchbox twenty& ...

  21. Blues Legends Capture 'Lightning In A Bottle'

    July 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two discs worth of highlights from the historic February 2003 "Salute to the Blues" concert at New York's Radio City Music Hall will hit stores this fall. Two discs worth of highlights from the historic February 2003 "Salute to t ...

  22. Collide0scope

    October 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In 1988, Living Colour broke down racial barriers at rock radio with its stunning debut, "Vivid." Melding rock, punk, funk and reggae influences with socially conscious lyrics, the New York quartet re In 1988, Living Colour broke down raci ...

  23. The Roots Kicking Out The Jams

    October 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In keeping with its unconventional ways, the Roots have been hosting a series of jam sessions to inspire its forthcoming Geffen set, "Tipping Point." In keeping with its unconventional ways, the Roots have been hosting a series of jam sess ...

  24. Tunes On TV

    September 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Sept. 29-Oct. 5, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT. 29 "Making the Video," MTV Featured Artist: Pink ("Trouble") "Monday Night Football," ABC Featured Artists: V ...

  25. Music Greats Plan NYC 'Salute To The Blues'

    January 09, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 B.B. King, Buddy Guy, and Mavis Staples are among the artists who will gather Feb. 7 at New York's Radio City Music Hall for a "Salute to the Blues." Produced by the Experience Music Project (EMP) and B.B. King, Buddy Guy, and Mavis S ...

  26. Vivid

    September 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Here Legacy has completely revived one of the most exciting hard-rock records of the late '80s; while it's already thrilling just to hear these songs again, the digital remastering here has this liste Here Legacy has completely revived one ...

  27. Front End Lifter

    September 21, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Not quite rock'n'roll and not quite hip-hop, DJ Logic and former Living Colour guitarist Vernon Reid put their own spin on both genres—and more—as the Yohimbe Brothers. Not quite rock'n'roll and not quite hip-hop, DJ Logic and fo ...

  28. Memphis Blood: The Sun Sessions

    September 29, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ex-Living Colour guitarist Vernon Reid rates a shout-out for convincing avant-jazz/funk guitarist James "Blood" Ulmer to take on this project. Ex-Living Colour guitarist Vernon Reid rates a shout-out for convincing avant-jazz/funk guitaris ...

  29. Living Colour Revived For U.S. Tour

    July 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Seminal guitar rock outfit Living Colour has reunited and begun lining up dates for a handful of U.S. tour dates, kicking off Aug. 1 in Old Bridge, N.J., according to the Black Rock Coalition, a non-p Seminal guitar rock outfit Living Colour has reu ...