4-1-1 Music News Minute(s) w/Todd Michaels – Week of December 3rd

Queens of the Stone Age may be whiskey-soaked, leather-clad avatars of rock’n’roll sleaze, but they evidently have a soft spot for Christmas tunes. As Pitchfork notes, Josh Homme’s long-running band just announced a new limited-edition holiday 7-inch single. The A-side will feature Homme singing “Silent Night” with blues guitarist C.W.

Music News Minute(s) w/Todd Michaels – Week of October 22nd

The War on Drugs has announced three December concerts for their hometown Philadelphia fans. The shows will take place December 19, 20, and 21 at three currently-undisclosed locations and are being billed under the pun, “Drug-cember To Remember.” Proceeds will go to The Fund for the School District of Philadelphia,

4-1-1 Music News Minute(s) w/Todd Michaels – Week of August 20th

Marilyn Manson collapsed onstage and ended his performance early at a concert in Houston last Saturday night. The shock-rock star reportedly told concertgoers earlier in the night that he had been suffering from “heat poisoning,” and early Monday morning tweeted that he “ended up in doctor’s care.” Manson was performing