Amy Winehouse passed away on July 23. In memory of the people, places, and things that passed away in 2011, here's a collection of links and streaming-video artifacts.
The week that was in music: "Weird Al" Yankovic made Lady Gaga blink. Beyoncé overloaded everyone's eardrums. Fleetwood Mac is in rock critics' comfort zone.
TV on the Radio bassist Gerard Smith passed away this morning after a battle with lung cancer, according to a statement on the band's official site. "We are very sad to announce the death of our beloved friend and bandmate, Gerard Smith, following a courageous fight against lung cancer," read ... More >>
Gave up beer for Lent, so it'll just be Brandy on the nightstand now. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23 Optimo @ Studio B [Flier] Lemonheads @ Southpaw [Tickets] Lord Finesse’s Birthday Bash: DITC, Das Efx, Nice & Smooth, Grand Puba, DJ Premier, DJ Boogie Blind, with host Chuck D @ Irving Plaza [Flier] Chinese ... More >>
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