Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Quick News

SuperHeavy the supergroup featuring Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart, A.R. Rahman, Joss Stone, Damien "JR Gong" Marley are finally speaking out about their collaboration. Speaking Associated Press today, Jagger said "What bit of iTunes genres does it go on? The unknowable? Isn't there an unknown section?" The group has been working in Florida, France, Greece, Turkey, India and the Caribbean recording the untitled album which will arrive on September 20. The band have also been taking to Facebook, posting photos and clips.

Following up his solo debut from last year, Radiohead drummer Phil Selway will release a four song EP entitled Running Blind on July 25.

After not being able to sing and speak for nearly two months, Adele has been given the all clear from her doctors she can sing again after suffering a severe case of laryngitis.

It has been confirmed that Madonna is indeed working on the follow up to 2008's Hard Candy. Madge's manager Guy Oseary tweeted, "It's official.. Madonna's 1st day in the recording studio for the new album... Very exciting.." No word as to when the album will arrive or be ready but Madge has a big year with her latest film, W.E. due out at the end of the year.