Old HT favorite Marco Benevento recently announced details about his new studio album, Me Not Me. They keyboard wizard covers My Morning Jacket, Leonard Cohen, Beck and Deerhoof among others for his latest release. Me Not Me hits stores on February 3 and features bassist Reed Mathis and drummers Matt Chamberlain and Andrew Barr backing Benevento.
Here’s a quick look at what’s happening around the ‘nets…
- Confirmed: The Roots will be Jimmy Fallon’s new house band
- Bruce Springsteen’s new disc includes an eight minute song
- Coldplay denies guitarist Joe Satriani’s charges of plagarism
- Billy Corgan dishes dirt on Smashing Pumpkins’ breakup
- Two entrepreneurs aim to revive the legendary club CBGBs
- Texas band Naked Lunch releases a Steely Dan tribute disc
Finally, as if the potential Faces reunion wasn’t exciting enough, word has started to spread that Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea will join the band for the reunion tour. Fellas, just announce the dates already.