Tickets on Sale for Peter’s Shows in Portland

Peter will be joining good friend Kevn Kinney of Drivin n’ Cryin at Al’s Den in Portland for three shows July 14-16. As the poster says, special guests are expected including some who have not been announced. Make sure you get your tickets early as these shows will sell out fast. Go HERE for more … Continued

Peter Set to Play Portland, Tacoma, and Seattle This Weekend

Peter has three shows in the Pacific NW this weekend with Hector Tellez, Jr., Barrett Martin, and Dune Butler. If you’re in the area, catch one or all three shows! Friday’s (5.6) show is in Portland at Laurelthirst Pub… Saturday’s (5.7) at Jazzbones, Tacoma … and Sunday’s (5.8) at Madame Lou’s in Seattle. Ticket info: … Continued

Listen to Michael’s Interview with Rick Rubin

In the latest episode of the Broken Record podcast, Michael catches up with his old friend, Rick Rubin. During the episode, Michael plays Rick his new song, “Future If Future” produced by Andy LeMaster. Michael also talks about why he decided to record a solo album, and how he always intended to be super famous—and … Continued

6 yrs ago…

“6 yrs ago today. Imagine…” – Michael photo: Rania Batrice    

Michael & Brian Eno Team Up on “Future, If Future”

Michael and Brian Eno have collaborated on a new song set to be released on Earth Day (April 22). The single, titled “Future, If Future,” is one of 100 songs being released by various artists via Bandcamp in an effort to raise awareness about climate crisis along with funds to support groups leading the effort … Continued

Photos from Glasgow (Peter & Luke Haines Tour)

Photos from Peter and Luke Haines’ show Wednesday night in Glasgow at Òran Mór. Peter and Luke are on tour this month in 🇬🇧 (with Scott McCaughey, Linda Pitmon, and Nick Fowler) in support of Beat Poetry for Survivalists. Upcoming dates in Hebden Bridge (tonight), Oxted (16th), and two dates in London (18th & 19th) … Continued

Peter Checks in from London

“After two years and at least three postponements, the Luke Haines Peter Buck 🇬🇧 tour is on! Scott McCaughey, Linda Pitmon and I recently flew to London for rehearsals. Scott, Luke, Peter, Linda and Nick Fowler exhibiting fine footwear.” – Peter Ticket info for the shows below HERE APR 13 Glasgow, Oran Mor APR 15 … Continued

Photos From Mike’s Show at the Met

On March 29, 2022, an audience of patrons of The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York was treated to a performance in the Temple of Dendur of Mike Mills’s Concerto for Violin, Rock Band, and String Orchestra featuring Robert McDuffie on violin, Mike on guitar, and an ensemble of fine classical and rock musicians. … Continued

Athens/Inside Out 2.0

Many of us have fond memories of the legendary 1987 documentary Athens, GA: Inside/Out, a distinctive  look at the charming, eclectic, talented cast of characters who comprised the extended “Athens music scene in the mid-1980s” (including, among others, Jeremy Ayers, the Flat Duo Jets, Kilkenny Cats, Pylon, and R.E.M., who were filmed by James Herbert … Continued

New Music! Michael Collaborates with Mykki Blanco on “Family Ties”

Michael has teamed up with Mykki Blanco on a new track called “Family Ties” and also makes an appearance in the official video. Here’s what Michael had to say about the collaboration: “Hey beautiful people, “Family Ties”  was released yesterday. Mykki asked me to sing on it— the video turned out great, i love the … Continued

The Story Behind The Song: “The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite”

“One of the most memorable moments on the album (Automatic For The People) is its third single, ‘The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite’. Famously, it was influenced by the classic 1939 song ‘The Lion Sleeps Tonight’, which was written by South African artist Solomon Linda and then popularised in the Western mainstream by The Tokens in 1961.” … Continued