Apathy – The Order (Prod. by DJ Premier)

Apathy – The Order (Prod. by DJ Premier)

Apathy is back on his bad-guy shit with his latest single, “The Order,” which is a feast battle raps and wild wordplay produced by living Hip-Hop legend DJ Premier.   “The Order” is another banger f Apathy’s forthcoming sixth studio LP, The Widow’s Son, which also includes the Pharoahe Monch-featuring, Pete Rock-produced “I Keep On” and the Nottz-produced “Alien Weaponry.” And while those tracks featured […]

Glenn Tipton of Judas Priest Reveals That He's Been Battling Parkinson's for 10 Years — Then Insists 'The Show Must Go On'

Glenn Tipton of Judas Priest Reveals That He's Been Battling Parkinson's for 10 Years — Then Insists 'The Show Must Go On'

Ten years ago, Judas Priest guitarist Glenn Tipton was diagnosed with the onset the early stages Parkinson’s disease.  Now, he’s going public with it — and the band is staying by his side.. Parkinson’s Disease is a long-term degenerative disorder the central nervous system that seriously affects motor function.  Among other problems, it makes it really tough to play the guitar […]

Zaki Ibrahim Faced Down Tragedy and Found Joy Making 'The Secret Life of Planets'

Zaki Ibrahim Faced Down Tragedy and Found Joy Making 'The Secret Life of Planets'

At its zenith, music is an emotional statement. For Zaki Ibrahim, the creation her new album, The Secret Life Planets, is neurochemistry in motion.   Having experienced the death her father and the birth her son within a four-month span, emotional reflections on time and purposeful existence became paramount for the album, the West coast-born vocalist and songwriter’s first since […]

Bob Lefsetz Refuses to Back Down Against Charlie Walk's Attorneys. Looks Like the Music Industry's Got His Back

Bob Lefsetz Refuses to Back Down Against Charlie Walk's Attorneys. Looks Like the Music Industry's Got His Back

Charlie Walk’s attorneys have been pressuring Bob Lefsetz for days.  They should have known better. If lawyers are good at one thing, it’s issuing scary threats and scorched-earth nastygrams.  But none that seems to be working against music industry critic Bob Lefsetz. The stand-f is part a growing maelstrom nastiness surrounding Charlie Walk.  The now-suspended UMG executive has been accused […]

Extortion Attempt Against Charlie Walk Caught on Voicemail — Listen

Extortion Attempt Against Charlie Walk Caught on Voicemail — Listen

Now, there’s a recording a blatant extortion attempt.  And just like that, the plot thickens around embattled executive Charlie Walk. Updated: Walk’s attorneys are now also threatening music industry analyst Bob Lefsetz.  More on that below. Charlie Walk says he didn’t do it.  He’s branded his accuser a liar, and vowed to fight the charges tooth-and-nail.  That includes hiring Harvey […]