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3Sep
2013
6

Pancakes! PRINCE’s “Breakfast Can Wait” Now On iTunes!

Breakfast Can Wait Digital Single Cover

From 3rdEyeTunes to iTunes. PRINCE's "Breakfast Can Wait" is now on i-Tunes, Google Play, and Amazon!

The cover has Dave Chappelle famously dressed as Prince and serving it up!

The song is being released through his new distribution deal with the independent Kobalt Label Services.

So far, the response to the cover and the song has been huge!

To see what the media is saying about "Breakfast Can Wait", click here!

31Jan
2013
9

Lenny Kravitz Documentary “Looking Back On Love” Out Now As We Chat With The Director!

Looking Back On Love Official Poster

"Looking Back On Love", the brilliant documentary on the making of Lenny Kravitz's "Black & White America" album has officially been released on I-Tunes. The director Mathieu Bitton couldn't be happier.

"I am elated about the fact that the film is finally out. It's been a struggle to get it released but now I feel is the perfect time to - as the title suggests - look back on this amazingly rich experience."

"This film to me, is about the colors and characters of life, through a musical experience. It's a record of talent and travel. A fantasy for many that was a laborious work of love and passion for us. And the response I am getting has really made it worth the wait."

Mathieu Bitton  in his vinyl and poster storage in L.A., handling some of the records he's recently designed Photo: Polina Rabtseva

"I'm happy people are finally seeing the level of Lenny's talents and the multi-instrumentalist and funny and wise man he is."

So far, the doc has reached #5 on I-Tunes sales as Bitton is hoping for a DVD release later this year, possibly a Director's Cut version.

Bitton is staying quite busy as he is working on the 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition of "Are You Gonna Go My Way" and is working of his first retrospective show and catalog with Bui Gallery at a John Lautner mansion in LA Feb. 18th.

Lenny Kravitz, Herman Leonard, & Mathieu Bitton During Filming Of "Looking Back On Love" Photo: Stephen Smith

Along with that, Mathieu's official web sites mathieubitton.fr and mathieubitton.com will launch Feb. 15th. He also designed the just released Teena Marie "Beautiful" album and the Marvin Gaye "Trouble Man" 40th Anniversary expanded deluxe edition.

If that isn't enough, he is planning to bring the film to festivals in china, India, Europe and around the US and has a feature story he shot of Raphael Saadiq in the next issue of Rolling Stone Russia.  He shot videos and stills for campaigns with Lenny such as Eleven Paris and the NFL.

Upcoming projects include James Brown 50th Anniversary Best of Live at the Apollo and a new Jane's Addiction record.   Mathieu is an artist on the rise.-DocFB

Diagnosis:  Looking Back On Success

16Feb
2012
2

Adam Lambert & Sauli Take In New York Fashion Week

Sauli Koskinen & Adam Lambert. Photo: Gettyimages.com
Sauli Koskinen & Adam Lambert. Photo: Gettyimages.com

Sauli Koskinen & Adam Lambert. Photo: Gettyimages.com

Adam Lambert and boyfriend Sauli Koskinen took in New York Fashion Week and attended The Blonds Fall 2012 Fashion Show.

We are glad to see Adam is feeling better as early last week it seemed a flu bug bit him hard while doing promotion for his upcoming album "Trespassing" due in March.

For more on Adam and Sauli, click the continue reading button below.

23Nov
2011
104

Prince Releases New Song “Extraloveable” Listen Now!!!!

Prince & Andy Allo. Photo NPG Records 2011
Prince & Andy Allo. Photo NPG Records 2011

Prince & Andy Allo. Photo NPG Records 2011

Prince is about to embark on his "Welcome 2 Canada" tour and in advance, he has released a new song "Extraloveable" now on sale through I-Tunes Canada.

Don't you wanna take a bath with Prince?

The song clocks in at just 5 minutes long and features the lovely and talented Andy Allo (&Y) and for the hardcore Prince fan, this song is very intriguing.

"Extraloveable" was originally recorded in the early 80's by Prince and is one of his most popular bootlegged songs of all time.  It seems Prince is going through his vault at his recording studios, Paisley Park, for material and surprising many fans who thought this song would never be released.

The song has been newly recorded this year so I guess you can call it "Extraloveable 2011" if you want.

The song is being released by Universal Music Group in Canada, however, we feel it is through Live Nation who struck the deal for Prince.

Prince must have major love for the Canadian fans to release something like this before his tour kicks off there.  Funky!

Check out a sample of the track below:

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The track can ONLY be purchased on Canadian I-Tunes Right now.

We also hear Prince has more surprises for Cananda so stay tuned!

What do you think of "Extraloveable" by Prince?-DocFB

Diagnosis:  Prince is Extraloveable isn't he?

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24Aug
2011
1

Listen Now To Bush’s New CD “The Sea Of Memories”!

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Today is a big day for Bush fans across the globe.  Right now, I-Tunes has the exclusive first listen to the band's long-awaited album "The Sea Of Memories" in its entirety.

Not only can you listen to the entire album now, but you can pre-order the deluxe edition of "The Sea Of Memories" which will be on their own record label "Mad Dog Winston" which is named after Bush lead singer's Gavin Rossdale hungarian sheepdog Winston.

Listen to the new record right now HERE!!!!

Also, if you are expecting more as a Bush Army Member, you are in luck!  The band is also offering VIP packages for personal meet and greets photo-ops, and specially designed merchandise for the band's upcoming US tour.  You can access all of that by going HERE!!!

Ok Bush fans, "Breathe In, Breathe Out" and let us know what you think of "The Sea Of Memories" and the upcoming tour.-Dr.FB

Diagnosis:  Who Doesn't Like Bush? ;)

12Jul
2011
3

Video Premiere! HOT NEW Nikka Costa “Nylons In A Rip” Watch Now!

OK. This video is straight hotness with a capital H! "Nylons In A Rip" is the hot new video from Nikka Costa whose new EP "PRO*WHOA is out today!

You can get the new CD HERE!!!!!

Also, Nikka is on tour now! Here is a FULL list of TOUR DATES!!!

Great performance video shot in black and white. LOVE IT!!!!

BTW, we did premiere this a few weeks ago for a couple of hours, but we gave it to you before we were supposed to. Could you blame us? The video is straight hotness!

What do you think?-Dr.FB

Diagnosis: The Funky White .... Is Back!

21Jun
2011
1

New Nikka Costa PRO*WHOA Out NOW!!!

pro*Whoa

Yup, what you are seeing is an ad for the NEW Nikka Costa PRO*WHOA and it is out now!

You can get it on I-TUNES HERE!!!!!

It is a 6 song EP that you can get for $4.99 for ALL 6 tracks.  Like that guy at Panda Express talking about the 2 item combo; "What a bargain."

Also, Nikka is TOURING and you can check out ALL the Tour Dates that Nikka has RIGHT HERE!!!

Nikka is playing L.A. this Thursday Night at The Roxy and you know I will be there!  This is Nikka's most extensive tour date in a few years.  Make sure to check her out.  You will NOT regret it!-Dr.FB

Diagnosis:  Nikka Has Our Something!

15Jun
2011
3

Video: Lenny Kravitz Lyric Video For “Stand”; Now On I-Tunes

 

"Stand" is the latest from Lenny Kravitz and will be on his upcoming CD "Black & White America" due out later this year.

"Stand" is now available on I-Tunes.

Lenny has been in L.A. on off days from the U2 tour filming a video for "Stand" directed by Paul Hunter.  We hear it is amazing and cannot wait for it to be unleashed!

For now, check out the funk of "Stand" in a lyric video and let us know what you think.-Dr.FB

Diagnosis:  Hunter & LK = Awesomeness!

12Feb
2011
6

Lady Gaga Drops “Born This Way” & Sets I-Tunes Records

So Lady Gaga dropped "Born This Way" on the world and.....it sounded like Madonna did in 1986.

First time I heard about this song back in August of 2010, I did not imagine the lyrics would be like this....aside from the "Don't be a drag..just be a Queen."

Regardless of what I think, it set records for selling the most downloads through I-Tunes in 1 day.

Maybe I need to hear this at a club....but as of right now, highly disapointed.

Gets a dunk it from me. What do you think of "Born This Way" by lady Gaga? Funk it or Dunk it?-Dr.FB