The QLZ Music Minute--Music news written by Bishop for Springfield’s Real Rock, 92.7 QLZ
Latest Pop Evil vid
The latest video from Pop Evil completes their first trilogy of the art form. The video for "Behind Closed Doors” shows the band performing in a bare walled apartment adjacent to a young woman curled up in a fetal position. As the band progresses, it shows the girl using some sort of video chat program on a laptop. You can only image what she's up to ... but the video then shows the young woman in fits of rage destroying the furniture and walls. Then there are razorblades, and pictures of the girl from when she a younger girl, and more rage. Either way, the tune is catchy, the video is appealing … it’s another hit from Pop Evil! The video is the band’s third video seeming to complete a story told by the band’s two other videos from the album Onyx.
Metallica to play Grammys
You may have thought tuning into the Grammy Awards later this month would be a great way to get a jumpstart on some sleep, but things have changed. Metallica will perform at the 2014 Grammy Awards, and they’ll be joined on stage by classical pianist Lang Lang. That’s a classical pianist … get your head out of the gutter! In a statement posted to the band’s website about the planned performance, Metallica says it’s been 22 years since they’ve been on the Grammy stage. The band’s soundtrack for Through The Never is up for a Grammy nod.
Black Sabbath sneakers
Need some new kicks? Like Black Sabbath? It may be a bit late to ask Santa, but you can still score yourself some pretty sweet Converse sneakers honoring Black Sabbath. The shoe company hooked up with the band to to provide a line of shoes featuring 5 new styles with artwork from some classic Sabbath albums. The shoes will run you about $60 to $70.
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