Posts tagged "The Cult"

Led Zeppelin Rumors Now Being Started By People Who Are Obviously Tripping

First we had Ian Astbury dropping not-so-subtle hints that Led Zeppelin would be touring, and that their openers would be his band the Cult. And now, even though Robert Plant appears to be booking 2008 with anything but Led Zep dates as fast as he can, it seems crazed fans of Polyphonic Spree/Tripping Daisy …
By: Maura / December 21, 2007

A tipster who was at last night's Cult show in Los Angeles writes in with the latest example of Ian Astbury fanning the "dude, we are so opening for Led Zeppelin next summer" flames: "at last night's show at the Wiltern in L.A., the singer, between songs, sang 'it's been a long time since I …
By: Maura / December 6, 2007

Cult Concert

A tipster who was at last night's Cult show in Los Angeles writes in with the latest example of Ian Astbury fanning the "dude, we are so opening for Led Zeppelin next summer" flames: "at last night's show at the Wiltern in L.A., the singer, between songs, sang 'it's been a long time since I …
By: Maura / December 6, 2007

A tipster who was at last night's Cult show in Los Angeles writes in with the latest example of Ian Astbury fanning the "dude, we are so opening for Led Zeppelin next summer" flames: "at last night's show at the Wiltern in L.A., the singer, between songs, sang 'it's been a long time since I …
By: Maura / December 6, 2007

Ian Astbury’s Led Zeppelin Fanboyism Gets The Best Of Him

Did The Cult's Ian Astbury get hopped up on goofballs and spill the beans about his band opening up for Led Zeppelin's long-rumored, probably inevitable reunion tour next year while on stage in Cincinnati? If this account of Saturday night's Cult show at Bogart's nightclub is true, then the answer is yes! And also, …
By: Maura / November 20, 2007

Liner Notes: Bobby Brown Has To Make It On His Own

- Bobby Brown had trouble remembering his song lyrics during a recent Hamptons gig. When in doubt, he should always hold close to that ancient Zen koan: "For while man may be too hot to handle, he is also, conversely, too cold to hold." [Page Six] - The Cult has signed with New Wilderness, an...
By: Brian Raftery / May 30, 2007

Leak Of The Day: Keane Make An Astbury Out Of Themselves

We haven't a clue why the members of Keane thought it would be a good idea to cover to the Cult's "She Sells Sanctuary," but thanks to Torr, we can all share the experience of hearing Billy Duffy's anthemic guitar lines turned into anemic piano squibbles.
By: Brian Raftery / February 13, 2007