Free Gogol Bordello Mp3!

Posted by The G on March 26, 2010 under GNN | Comments are off for this article

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Gogol Bordello.

Want a free mp3 of gypsy-punk band and Madonna’s BFFs Gogol Bordello?  Baby, if you go-gol on over to their official site and sign up on their mailing list, you can have a free mp3 download of their latest track “Pala Tute.”  The song is taken from their upcoming release “Trans-Continental Hustle,” which is produced by Rick Rubin and is due for release on April 27, 2010.

Philip Glass brings friends Iggy Pop and Patti Smith to Carnegie Hall!

Posted by The G on February 27, 2010 under G Reviews | 3 Comments to Read

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Patti Smith and Iggy Pop live at Carnegie Hall - February 26, 2010

For the 20th anniversary celebration of Tibet House concerts, composer Philip Glass pulled out all the stops.  The event was called “Philip Glass and Friends” and it took place at New York’s legendary Carnegie Hall on February 26, 2010.  As if seeing one of the most influential composers of the modern age wasn’t enough, his friends that came along to entertain us were Russian anti-folk hero Regina Spektor, the NY gypsy-punk band Gogol Bordello, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Patti Smith and soon to be inducted Hall of Famer Iggy Pop!  Holy Cow!  Patti Smith covered the O’Jays’ classic “Love Train,” before finishing with a show-stopping “Gloria.” When I heard the opening notes of that song, I had instant recall of why I decided to trek out in a blizzard to see this show!  She brought the house down and further secured her place as a goddess in the world of G.  Who can follow an act like that? Iggy Pop!  Iggy played “The Passenger” and “I Wanna Be Your Dog.”  Wow!  What an evening.

Iggy Pop - wanting to be your dog.

See a bunch of pictures after the jump!

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