Peter Buck (R.E.M.) and Patterson Hood (Drive-By Truckers) recently collaborated on a song called “Roswell” that was partially inspired by this book entitled A Long Day at the End of the World. You’ll want to hop on over to this site to read more about the book and take a listen to the song.
The Red and Black has a nifty feature on those hard working Redcoats. (A Day in the Life)
Here’s a fun thought for a Monday morning. How many subscribers does it take to make a digital music service profitable? Billboard searches for the answer here.
Relix has a story featuring Widespread Panic‘s John Bell. You can find it here.
So you want to start your own record label? (hypebot)
And last but not least, it’s Otis Redding‘s birthday. So try a little tenderness, eh?