Tagged: Phil Spector

Charles Manson and Phil Spector: Dancin' to the Jailhouse Rock?

Just think of how creepy those conversations must be. read more »

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Phil Spector Wants an iPod in Prison

We’re surprised he didn’t ask for his wigs instead. read more »

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Phil Spector's Baldness Not A Problem

It’s the other thing… read more »

POSTED June 11, 2009 10:54AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Phil Spector Receives The Maximum Sentence

It was back in April that B>Phil Spector was found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of actress Lana Clarkson after only 30 hours of jury deliberation. Now he’s been sentenced to the maximum 19 years to life. read more »

POSTED May 29, 2009 5:39PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Phil Spector Found Guilty Of Second-Degree Murder… For The Second Time

Despite a 10-2 discrepancy of juror’s thinking Phil Spector was guilty of second-degree murder in September of 2007, a mistrial was declared after the jury — who deliberated for 15 days — was unable to reach a verdict. Now, after only 30 hours of deliberation, the retrial of the (in)famous producer in the death of actress Lana Clarkson has resulted in a guilty verdict. read more »

POSTED April 13, 2009 7:06PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Bloc Party, Longwave @ Terminal 5 | NYC

As I headed down 56th toward Terminal Five, the massive crowd I saw teeming outside the entrance was no shock — I knew the show had been sold out for weeks and I was definitely feeling the appropriate level of thankfulness for my job, which allowed me to walk right into the Bloc Party/Longwave show, navigate the sea of people and find an open seat on the mezzanine. read more »

POSTED March 26, 2009 4:52PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Final Arguments Heard Today In Murder Trial Of "Wall Of Sound" Producer Phil Spector

The twelve jurors in the trial of legendary producer Phil Spector, who’s being re-tried for the 2003 murder of actress Lana Clarkson that resulted in a hung jury in 2007, will hear the final arguments from the defense today and head into deliberation tomorrow on charges that could land Spector in prison from 15 years to life. read more »

POSTED March 24, 2009 4:22PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , ,

Asobi Seksu – "And Then He Kissed Me" (Crystals Cover)

When we were trying to think of a good MP3 to post, Paul Simon and brother Ed’s rendition of Davy Graham’s “Anji” got us thinking in the vein of great cover songs. Then we were tipped off to this London busking video (looks cold there) of Asobi Seksu and we were reminded of this beautiful version of the classic Crystals song. read more »

POSTED December 17, 2008 8:07PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Greatest Song At This Moment – Ike & Tina Turner's "River Deep, Mountain High"

Like every music lover on the planet, I have a very complicated relationship with Ike & Tina. For that matter, Tina Turner herself had a very complicated relationship with Ike & Tina.You can’t listen to their music any more without reading into it. This was rich music to begin with, but with a story behind it, the music becomes that much more interesting. read more »

POSTED December 8, 2008 4:09PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,