Rufus Wainwright to Release New Album

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Singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright has announced details for seventh studio album Out Of The Game. Scheduled for release April 23rd in the U.K., April 24th in the U.S. and May 1st in Canada, the album has been produced by serial collaborator Mark Ronson. Speaking to Music Week, Wainwright said Out Of The Game is: "...the most pop album I've ever made..." The album will feature a host of cameos including: Yeah Yeah Yeah's guitarist Nick Zinner, Sean Lennon, Nels Cline of Wilco and Rufus' … [Read more...]

Video: Sean Lennon and Rufus Wainwright Singing at Occupy Wall Street

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Sean Lennon and Rufus Wainwright lent their voices to ever-growing Occupy Wallstreet movement. The duo dropped in on the protest Sunday night (October 23rd, and in the video below (via NME), the two can be seen singing Madonna's "Material Girl" amongst protesters. Over the last few weeks many celebrities have stopped by the Occupy Wall Street site to how their support including Russell Simmons, Kanye West, Susan Sarandon and Talib Kweli. … [Read more...]