Quick Hits & Clips: Bring Me The Horizon, Elvis Costello & The Police, Chris Cornell, Ron Asheton, Pennywise

posted January 7, 2009

  • Check out these two "Making the Video" segments (Part 1, Part 2) from Bring Me The Horizon's video shoot for "Chelsea Smiles." The full video will premiere on MySpace this Friday, January 9th.
  • Tonight's "Spectacle: Elvis Costello with the Police" airs on the Sundance Channel. Check out a sneak peek video of Costello playing "Walking On The Moon" with The Police.
  • Go behind the scenes with rocker Chris Cornell on the set of his new video for "Scream." Watch Chris discuss the concept behind the video and the unique, ethereal quality that director Alan Ferguson (Fall Out Boy, Jay-Z) helps create. "Scream" is the title track off of the forthcoming album produced by Timbaland due out this year.
  • Reuters is reporting that founding member and guitarist of The Stooges, Ron Asheton, was found dead at his home in Ann Arbor, Michigan on Tuesday. Asheton was 60.
  • Sunday night, January 4, Dartis Marie McMackin (December 12, 1934 - January 4, 2009), mother to Pennywise drummer Byron McMackin, passed away. McMackin was known around her Lawndale, California neighborhood as the funny, little lady who proudly wore her Pennywise T-shirt to the grocery store. Byron and the rest of the band are grateful for your support in this time of sorrow.