March 8, 2012


News Notes: Davy Jones Mistook Chest Pains for Heartburn & More

Michael Ochs Archives
Michael Ochs Archives

Davy Jones Thought He Just Had Heartburn
"My father just had all of these tests and everything came back great," his daughter said. "He was told his heart was like a 25-year-old's... So when he continued to have pains in the chest area, he never thought it was anything but a bad case of heartburn." [NME]

3D Metallica Film Will Start Shooting This Summer
Sandman will break through the screen and enter YOU. [NME]

Whitney Houston's Will Leaves It All to Her Daughter
Bobbi Kristina will be taken care of by her late mother's estate. [Billboard]

Justin Bieber's Mom To Release Memoir
Pattie Mallette will speak candidly about her suicide attempt at age 17 and substance abuse. But don't fret—we suspect it has a happy ending. [Vibe]

Ice Cube Confirms N.W.A Film
A biopic of the groundbreaking gangsta rap group is actually happening. [Prefix]

Atlas Sound Shocked at Negative Response to His Show
"I am just a little, tiny punk person," Bradford Cox said. "It's not like f---king Lana Del Rey carved an upside down cross on her cheek and defecated all over herself on stage at f---king Bonnaroo." True. He merely played "My Sharona" in concert for an hour. [Pitchfork]

Time Out New York's 100 Best NYC Songs List
The mag puts Jay-Z & Alicia ahead of Sinatra. Fight! Fight! [Stereogum]

Morrissey Hates the Royal Wedded Couple
He and his band wore "We Hate William and Kate" tees in Argentina. [Spinner]