Sweet finds his own time machine in Nebraska
Houston ChronicleSweet finds his own time machine in NebraskaHouston ChronicleBetween 1991 and 1995 - a high holy time for grungey alternative rock - he released "Girlfriend," "Altered Beast" and "100% Fun," three albums on which he trod a more melodic path than his "alt" contemporaries. Sweet has been busy in the two decades ...
Posted on 20 July 2017 | 1:12 pm
Caleb Palmiter, who co-founded Jayhawks and
Minneapolis Star TribuneCaleb Palmiter, who co-founded Jayhawks and played with Mofos, Magnolias, dies at 53Minneapolis Star TribuneIn 2003, he wrote a column for the alternative weekly Pulse of the Twin Cities that detailed how he went from being hired in 1993 for an album by Bangles singer Susanna Hoffs to spending "several thousand of my newfound dollars on tar heroin in the ...and more »
Posted on 20 July 2017 | 8:00 am
Matthew Sweet is still making music the way
TwinCities.com-Pioneer PressMatthew Sweet is still making music the way he did when he started in the '80sTwinCities.com-Pioneer PressTreasured by a coterie of acolytes since finding his voice on 1991's “Girlfriend,” Sweet has worked consistently as a performer and songwriter with peers such as Gary Louris, Susanna Hoffs and Pete Droge, while intermittently making new records. His ...
Posted on 7 July 2017 | 3:03 pm
Susanna Hoffs Has Covered Prince 'Take Me
Susanna Hoffs Has Covered Prince 'Take Me With U'Noise11This is not the first time around for Hoffs when it comes to Prince. Her band, The Bangles, had their first major hit in 1986 when Prince gave them the song Manic Monday which he had originally written for the band Apollonia 6. The record went on to ...and more »
Posted on 2 May 2017 | 5:18 pm
The women behind Prince: 'The respect he
The GuardianThe women behind Prince: 'The respect he showed us speaks volumes'The GuardianThen there's the suggestion that Prince gave Manic Monday to the Bangles in a bid to lure singer Susanna Hoffs. “There was a lot of interesting encounters, but it was a lot of fun,” she says now. “He was around a lot and it was always a pleasure – and ...
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 10:26 am
Lincolnshire singer Callaghan returns from
Callaghan, who was born in Boston and went to school in Grantham, has been touring the US for more than four years meeting household names such as Rod Stewart, Katie Melua and Susanna Hoffs from The Bangles. The 32-year-old acoustic artist, who now lives ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 8:41 pm
Chart failure, bankruptcy and addiction: As
Thanks to her model-like looks and glossy brunette hair, Susanna Hoffs was the star all the girls wanted to be and all the guys wanted to date. Her popularity caused friction in the band, as the other members resented her for constantly being in the limelight.
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:28 pm
Bongo Boy Records Compilations Volume Six
The USA. The release opens with the beautiful Hungarian musician, Barbara Kiss, and her Dance/Pop/Rock track, “Catch Me”, which has those vintage Gin Blossom's guitar riffs, an awesome hook and powerful vocals in the mold of a Susanna Hoffs mated to a ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 4:26 am
Pitching Preview & MLB Picks: Just
OK, fine, maybe singer Susanna Hoffs really did not or does not care about the sportsbooks, but I never thought her or the rest of girls really "Walked Like an Egyptian" either. However, for sports picks, Hoffs and the ladies were dead on about today ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 12:19 pm
Or you think the rest of us believe you when you say it. But we all know that what you are is a lazy fucking prima donna with a bad case of the Susanna Hoffs. FTR: Next time, we're leaving your shit at the bar. Love you, mean it.
Posted on 4 August 2015 | 10:09 am