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The producers of indie movie "Glory Days" invite real rock fans to join them in recreating a classic rock scene from LA's Sunset Strip heyday (circa 1989) on Wednesday, March 24th, at Downtown LA's 740 Club. To entice and incite the most real re-creation of a full house concert at the Palladium, Palace or the Palomino "back in the day," they’re inviting all real music fans to come partake and aide in the festivities.
WHO: Jameson & Kill Corps (Formerly Death Pilot)
WHEN: Wednesday, March 24, 7pm Doors (Early Show)
WHERE: Club 740 @ 753 Spring St., Downtown L.A.
WHAT: Indie Movie Shoot for Glory Days
WHY: Recreate 1989 LA Rock Scene
HOW: Free For All (over 21)
LA's Kill Corps, and Jameson will perform in the classically remodeled music hall on LA's downtown theater row, Club 740.
Located at 740 Broadway, but with its entrance in back at 753 Spring Street, Club 740 is a totally refurbished three level theater with a full brass-and-glass balcony above an all-mod-cons dance floor: State of the art sound and lights and service, including supreme bottle and VIP services. On weekends it hosts LA's top house and hip hop parties. For this event it will be transformed into a
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Jamesone is planning a west coast tour and needs help filling in a few dates. Here's the update from the band, followed by the latest tour dates:
"That's right. All of you who keep saying "Play Oregon, play Washington, play Idaho, play Nevada, play Utah, play Arizona, play Northern California"... Your wish has been granted. You're fuckin' welcome.
"We'll be tearing ass through the west coast March 25th, 2010 through April 17th, 2010. Below are the dates we have listed thus far. We're trying to fill ALL the dates on our schedule, but a few areas are proving to be difficult.
"The main thing we're looking for are Fresno, San Francisco and Chico, CA on the 28th, 29th and 30th.
"After that, we need April 4th, 5th and 6th booked between Beaverton, OR and Seattle, WA.
"April 11th and 12th we'll be in the Tri-cities/Spokane area of Washington. Either of those dates can be filled anywhere in Eastern WA.
"We have one free day after that, April 16th, where we'd need to play at a venue somewhere between Salt Lake City, UT and Las Vegas, NV.
"If you book us or point is in the right direction that results in us booking one of these dates, you'll get a FREE JAMESON SHIRT AND CD!
"...So go on! What are you waiting for? Hit up your homies and BOOK THESE DATES. FREE SHIT AWAITS."
Here are the current tour dates:
Mar 25 2010 8:00P Second Wind Santee San Diego, California
Mar 26 2010 10:00P Angel’s Roadhouse Yucaipa, California
Mar 27 2010 8:00P Joe’s Grotto Phoenix, Arizona
Mar 31 2010 7:00P The Downtown Eatery Redding, California
Apr 1 2010 7:30P The Trove Grants Pass, Oregon
Apr 2 2010 7:00P The Tonic Lounge Portland, Oregon
Apr 3 2010 8:00P MaGuffys Pub Beaverton, Oregon
Apr 7 2010 7:00P Club Motor Seattle, Washington
Apr 8 2010 8:00P Tony V’s Garage Everett, Washington
Apr 9 2010 7:30P The Blvd Spokane, Washington
Apr 10 2010 9:30P Jacksons Sports Bar Kennewick, Washington
Apr 13 2010 9:00P The Cretin Hop Spokane, Washington
Apr 14 2010 8:00P TBA Boise, Idaho
Apr 15 2010 6:30P Club Vegas Salt Lake City, Utah
Apr 17 2010 9:00P Cheyenne Saloon Las Vegas, Nevada
Jameson has posted two new live videos from Austin at Club Encore, including the new song "Kill The System" and "Get To Tha Choppa." Check them out below.
Kill The System (with some Mexico at the end)
Get to the Choppah
While they're not featured on the actual soundtrack, Jameson has been featured on the latest Batman Arkham Asylum video game trailer. This video reached #1 in the U.K. for "Most viewed entertainment video," as well as reaching the top 10 in most other countries around the world. In 48 hours. The day it was released and the day following, it climbed to #41 on most viewed video on all of YouTube.
Batman Arkham Asylum Video Game Trailer featuring Jameson:
Jameson has made their cover of Michael Jackson's "Beat It" available online for streaming and free download. Since the new MySpace player doesn't allow downloads, they band has posted the song to Soundclick.
Just For Fun
We figured we'd wait until you're thoroughly sick of hearing about Michael Jackson's death before posting our own article. Inspired by Metalunderground.com reader Gorecunt's Facebook note, I've compiled a list of metal Michael Jackson covers from YouTube, some more serious than others. While Jacko really has nothing to do with metal, some of our readers may still have enjoyed his music. Please raise your hands to be banned (just kidding). As such, this is all purely for fun, regardless what you think of him. Eleven metal(ish) covers of Michael Jackson songs can be seen below (with a couple of bonuses as well), after the jump. More...