Originally posted: June 12/2009 Continuing with the theme of obsessive adoration, today's treat is none other than Brian Jonestown Massacre. Named in tribute to the legendary Rolling Stones guitarist and his influence in introducing Eastern culture and music into the world of Western rock and roll, the Brian Jonestown Massacre formed in San Francisco, California in 1990. Some 40 different members passed through the group's ranks over the years, but throughout their focal point remained singer/guitarist Anton Newcombe, bassist Matt Hollywood, guitarist Dean Taylor, organist Mara Keagal, accordionist Dawn Thomas, [...]
The last time Brian Jonestown Massacre was scheduled to play St. Louis, in summer 2005, it was canceled at the last minute -- for the following reason, according to head honcho Anton Newcombe, whe... Continue reading "Dig! Brian Jonestown Massacre Returns to St. Louis" >
The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Going To Hell Today marks 31 years since the infamous tragedy of the Peoples Temple cult in Guyana. This American cult, led by Jim Jones became internationally known following the mass suicide of nearly one thousand people on November 18, 1978. The tragedy is known as the Jonestown massacre. Another act of notoriety coupled with the Jonestown story is the rock band Brian Jonestown Massacre, a portmanteau of late Rolling Stones’ guitarist Brian Jones and the mass cult suicide at Jonestown. They [...]
Brian Jonestown Massacre @ Terminal 5 ( more by Lori Baily ) Brian Jonestown Massacre announced a September 19th show at Music Hall of Williamsburg. That's two days before they play ATP in Monticello and that's in a much smaller venue than the NYC show they just played . Tickets go on sale Wednesday . All tour dates below... The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Going To Hell Brian Jonestown Massacre - 2008 [...]
Monday music from weekend music pickup stash! --- Damn bands with really basic names, making YouTube impossible... Barcelona is the precursor to Sprites, who I've posted before. Fun indie electropop! Huzzah for " Everything Makes Me Think About Sex !" --- [...]
un clip marrant qui montre bien la gueule du groupe (les concerts, les pÃ©tages de plombs de newcombe , les autres membres...), le tout sur fond de going to hell .