Welcome to Staff Trax,
the weekly feature here on DC9 where we shed some light on the music
we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release
schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Consider
it a chance for you readers to get some more insight into ou ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, July 6, 2009...
Is the idea of getting a t-shirt, a 7" single and a 12" LP enough for you to spend $60 for a three-month subscription? Jack White certainly hopes so--his label Third Man launched a subscription service.
Apparently teenage angst and ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, June 24, 2009...This really shouldn't come as a shock to anyone: Jay Bennett died of a drug overdose.The seminal emo-rockers in Sunny Day Real Estate are getting back together for a tour. Of course, you'd know this if you've been scanning the Gr ... More >>
...why, just do what any responsible truth seeker would do, and turn to Wikipedia. That's one one Friend of DC9 did at 12:40 a.m. on Monday morning/Sunday night. And here's what he found: "Wilco had Jay Bennett killed because he was suing them." Seriously--he took a screen grab of the page. It's aft ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, May 26, 2009...Former Wilco member Jay Bennett was found dead in his Illinois home over the weekend.Could American Idol loser Adam Lambert be the new frontman for Queen? It looks like Brian May wouldn't rule it out...
Kelly Rowland has moved ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, May 6, 2009...Radiohead's manager told the band they needed to split up when the band stalled out in the studio during the recording of In Rainbows.
Former Wilco drummer, Jay Bennett, is suing current Wilco leader, Jeff Tweedy, for at least $50,0 ... More >>