Working For The Weekend …

Whatever you do this weekend, please take the time to read the following items scheduled to post sometime during the next 72 hours. Otherwise it’s gonna get nasty come Monday.

Saturday: Last of the Rock Stars – Part 2 – Our interview with Elliott Murphy continues with Murph talking about his multiple careers as novelist and actor as well as his upcoming U.S. tour.

Sunday: Fats Domino Feature On PBS – The legendary performer’s life in New Orleans is featured in an upcoming documentary.

Monday: Macca Rejects Rigby Claim – Remember all the hoopla earlier this week about Eleanor Rigby? Well …

Next week’s HotStar is Family Force 5

Link-O-Rama …

How decadent were the members of Led Zeppelin during the 1970s? The flick “When Giants Walked The Earth” gives you all the down-and-dirty details – The Times Online U.K.

Backstage at the Latin Grammys – The Houston Press

A very revealing Q&A with Underoath’s Spencer Chamberlain – The Arizona Republic

Joe Jonas want’s you to know he’s no cad – Associated Press

Dates, Dates & More Dates …

Swedish indie lady Lykke Li updates today with dates for February 2009. Look for her at Montreal’s Club Soda on the 4th; Chicago’s Metro / Smart Bar on the 7th, Vancouver, British Columbia’s Commodore Ballroom on the 11th and Austin’s Antone’s on the 19th. Other stops include Toronto, Minneapolis, San Francisco and Dallas.

add dates for the western states. New ones include January 21 in West Hollywood at Viper Room; January 29 in San Francisco at Red Devil Lounge and January 31 in Vegas at Cannery Casino Hotel.

And The Charlie Daniels Band makes the final update deadline with new summer 2009 listings. Catch the band in San Diego on August 7 at Cox Arena; Las Vegas on August 8 at The Orleans Hotel & Casino and Duluth, Georgia, on August 22 at The Arena At Gwinnett Center.

That concludes this week’s adventure in gathering concert data. Don’t forget! It’s up to you to support live music. So get off your duff, get out of the house and experience something tasty! G’night!