Not touring, merging media and schlock 'n' roll high school + this day in history w/the Manson murders and our song of the day by Juliana Hatfield on your Morning Monarchy for August 9, 2019.
Disneyland ejects LA Shoreline Mafia rapper, entourage after alleged gun threat
Actor Danny Trejo played a real-life hero when he helped rescue a baby trapped in an overturned car after a collision at a Los Angeles intersection.
'Beautiful Trauma' tour: Plane carrying Pink's crew crash-lands, erupts in flames in Denmark
Slayer's Tom Araya says goodbye to Europe in emotional video
We couldn't be more sorry to tell you this. David Berman passed away earlier today. A great friend and one of the most inspiring individuals we've ever known is gone. Rest easy, David.
Silver Jews’ David Berman Dead at 52
Silver Jews - Interview: On Not Touring - Juan's Basement (#February14, 2013) (Audio)
Happy 50th Birthday Elliott Smith
Media Monarchy at the Elliott Smith 'Figure 8' mural in 2014
In honor of what would've been Elliott Smith's 50th birthday, @UME has released digital deluxe versions of his final two albums
Rest in peace, D.A. Pennebaker
DA Pennebaker obituary: Maker of idiosyncratic documentary films including Dont Look Back, about Bob Dylan’s 1965 UK tour
Beijing Bans Mainland Filmmakers From Attending "Chinese Language Oscars" In Taiwan
Breaking: Disney announces $12.99 bundle for Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+
Composer Alf Clausen, an integral part of “The Simpsons” since its second season, is suing The Walt Disney Company, 20th Century Fox, and Gracie Films for being fired from the show as its resident composer in 2017
No Eternal Return for small investors
New Media to buy Gannett for $1.4 billion, creating biggest U.S. newspaper publisher
Gatehouse Media announces merger with Gannett (Audio)
"Tommy Boy says they are 'not in the business of giving artists back their Masters.'”
Starting Wednesday's I'm doing a LIVE TALK SHOW on SiriusXM Comedy Central Channel 95. Call in and talk to us! 7pm East Coast, 10pm West Coast!
Unopened 'Kid Icarus' NES cartridge sells for $10,000
SONY’S NEW AI DRUMMER COULD WRITE BEATS FOR YOUR BAND
‘Rock ‘n’ Roll High’ at 40: How the Ramones and a Rebellious Female Lead Invaded Theaters
Rock'n'Roll High School [Original Trailer 1979] (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: #August9 w/50 Years Later: Manson Family murders of Sharon Tate and others (Audio)
+ Thoreau publishes #Walden, 1st #Scouts camp at Brownsea 💩, Wartime Ad Council unveils #SmokeyBear, psychos bomb #Nagasaki, #OperationDemetrius, #Mars7 launch, #MuddyWaters plays @WhiteHouse picnic
+ #RickJames pled not guilty, #Scopelliti whacked, bullshit liquid bomb plot arrests, #MichaelBrown assaults clerk and cop while #HandsUpDontShoot lie gets spread
+ #ErnestAngley, #RObertShaw, @jackdejohnette, #SamElliott, #BarbaraMason, #PeteThomas, #MelanieGriffith, #AmandaBearse, #KurtisBlow, #WhitneyHouston, #DeionSanders, #GillianAnderson, #McG birthdays
Flashback: Ridley Scott & DiCaprio Travel to ‘Brave New World’ (Aug. 9, 2009)
#NewMusicFriday: The occult-y #BonIver and #Slipknot both return while @RegrettesBand just asks 'How Do You Love?' + new @PeteYorn, classic @JanieFricke1 & more + CHALI 2NA & KRAFTY KUTS, RA RA RIOT, THE WEDDING PRESENT
Thanks Andy, I'm currently in the pacific theater engaged in a covert CFR propaganda campaign, surveillance footage coming soon.
#PumpUpThaVolume: Juliana Hatfield - "De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da" (The Police Cover) (Audio)