Tag Archives: Fire

Ghost Ship fire defendants agree to plea deal, to serve less than 10 years in jail

Two men connected to the tragic 2016 Ghost Ship fire in Oakland have reached plea deals with the prosecution and are expected to each serve less than 10 years in jail. According to an email sent by Alameda County District Attorney to the victims’ families, obtained by The East Bay Times, Derick Almena will serve nine

Arcade Fire brings out Pulp’s Jarvis Cocker to perform “Cunts Are Still Running the World”: Watch

The European leg of Arcade Fire’s Everything Now tour kicked off just a few days ago and already it’s generated a bevy of headlines. It was during the band’s show in Dublin late last week whey they honored late Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan by covering “Linger”. And last night, while performing in London, the band was

Arcade Fire cover The Cranberries’ “Linger” in tribute to Dolores O’Riordan: Watch

Last night, Arcade Fire took the stage at Dublin’s 3Arena, where they paid tribute to Dolores O’Riordan, the Irish singer of The Cranberries who passed away earlier this year. In fan-shot footage, the band covers transcendent Cranberries single “Linger” before transitioning into a version of “Everything Now” and, eventually, the soaring opening vocals of “Wake Up”. Watch

Sufjan Stevens joins Laura Veirs on new collaborative song “Watch Fire”: Stream

Sufjan Stevens is set to perform at the Academy Awards next weekend in support of his excellent Call Me By Your Name soundtrack, but first he’s joined folk songwriter Laura Veirs on a new track. The collaboration is called “Watch Fire” and appears on Veirs’ forthcoming 10th studio effort, The Lookout. As though set during

Robert Plant unveils new solo album, Carry Fire: Stream

Photo by Mads Perch Next Friday, October 13th, Robert Plant will issue his brand new solo album, Carry Fire. In anticipation, the 11-track LP is streaming in full on NPR. Due through Nonesuch/Warner Bros. Records, the new solo record follows 2014’s lullaby and… The Ceaseless Roar. It was self-produced and recorded mainly at Top Cat studio in Wiltshire. Accompanying the