In a press release touting PRINCE having two records debuting in the Billboard 200, Warner Bros. Records confirms that tour info is forthcoming!!!
Art Official Age debuted at number 5 and PLECTRUMELECTRUM debuted at number 8.
AOA also debuted at number 1 on the R&B charts and PLECTRUM debuted at number 1 on the rock album charts.
As soon as we have tour info, we will let you know.-DocFB
Diagnosis: Greatest. Live. Performer. EVER!!!!!
"FUNKNROLL" the latest "club-banger" has been released from PRINCE. The song will be featured on "Art Official Age" and "PLECTREMELECTRUM" the debut album from 3RDEYEGIRL. Both albums will be released on 9/30.
The song has already been featured in NFL pre-game shows. Could that be where the video will world premiere? Hmm.
The Dallas Cowboys usually have the highest rated games on Sunday Night Football and will be playing the New Orleans Saints. Fact: Sunday Night Football is the most watched live event week after week with less DVR activity than any other TV show except for NFL playoffs and the Super Bowl. "New Girl" anyone?
When the song was being performed last year, we were sent the official lyrics from Paisley Park.
PRINCE will be releasing 2 new albums, "ART OFFICIAL AGE" and his album with 3RDEYEGIRL "PLECTRUMELECTRUM" on September 30th. Both albums will be released by Warner Bros. Records. You can also win a chance to see PRINCE perform at PAISLEY PARK in Minneapolis sometime in October.
You get one entry per-preorder for the Paisley Park Concert in October.
The announcement was made today on Good Morning America although the digital campaign started after midnight on the East Coast with iTunes providing a set list for both albums and WB rolling out the pre-order web sites.
The Paisley Park concert contest is for U.S. residents only.
Don't forget to watch the PRINCE show this Wed on "ART OFFICIAL AGE", "PLECTRUMELECTRUM" and more!
— 3RDEYEGIRL (@3RDEYEGIRL) July 12, 2014
The tweet said to check 3RDEYEGIRL's Twitter account for more details.
We will update this post as more info becomes available.-DocFB
Diagnosis: Can someone bring a notepad n report for us please?
Legendary music reviewer and interviewer Jon Bream was invited to Paisley Park late Saturday night in Minneapolis to listen to the new "untitled" PRINCE album. Jon Bream was handing Prince awards and accolades long before a majority of the world had a chance to. You could call Bream a Prince historian, so to speak.
Bream wrote about his experience he had late last night for the Star Tribune, also having to write a review for the Bruno Mars show he saw earlier in the night.
Bream talks about the phone call he got to be at Paisley Park around midnight to listen to the new record and how he is now on Prince time. Warner Bros executives unfortunately are not on Prince time and the music icon has had a hard time reaching them in regards to the new album and more than likely the 30th anniversary remastering of "Purple Rain" due for release sometime this year, right WB?
After 1 A.M., Bream was escorted into studio B at Paisley where the 3RDEYEGIRL members were along with their spouses including the producer of the new Prince record, Joshua Welton who Prince described as a rising producer. His tour manager and a Fox 9 reporter were there as well.
This weekend, PRINCE & 3RDEYEGIRL performed an abbreviated set at Paisley Park After Dark where the pop icon revealed the artwork for "PLECTRUMELECTRUM" on vinyl. Today on PRINCE's Instagram, the cover and vinyl were posted.
There still is no release date but it appears to be coming soon.
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Diagnosis:When we have release date information, we will share.
Donna Grantis of 3RDEYEGIRL is featured in this months Guitar Player Magazine on newsstands and bookstores. Do those still exist?
Diagnosis: The first video is to enjoy. The second is to teach. Perhaps then we will be ready for PLECTRUMELECTRUM???