NO TIME TO DIE – Listen to Billie Eilish’s Theme Song for the New Bond Movie

By Staff Reports Today, five-time GRAMMY® Award-winning Darkroom/Interscope Records artist Billie Eilish has released her latest song, No Time To Die, the official theme song to the upcoming James Bondfilm. The song was produced by her brother; fellow multi GRAMMY® Award-winning FINNEAS alongside Stephen Lipson, with orchestral arrangements by Hans Zimmer and Matt Dunkley, and guitar from Johnny Marr. No Time To Die comes ahead of the film’s global release, which hits…Read moreRead more

Watch Death Valley Girls Documentary From Dr. Martens Music & Film Series, On Loudwire Today

By Staff Reports Highlighting unique voices that aren’t heard in the mainstream, the legendary shoe brand Dr. Martens has premiered the latest episode of its first-ever Dr. Martens Presents Music & Film Series. The new installment features the ferocious, femme-fueled foursome DEATH VALLEY GIRLS, who deliver relentless garage rock grooves with post-punk intensity. In the documentary…Read moreRead more

Gibson: Reveals Product Line-Up Ahead Of NAMM 2020; Launches New Acoustic Custom Shop And Collections For Gibson USA, Custom Shop And Gibson Acoustic

By Staff Reports For the past 126 years, Gibson has been synonymous with creating and shaping sound. The new Gibson era celebrates the iconic models of the Gibson Golden Era while leaning into the future with instruments that nurture new players across generations, genders, and genres of music. In 2019, Gibson emerged as the legitimate leader…Read moreRead more

Vote for Dayseye and Help Support Pastrami Nation’s Own Myke Fabela

By Nolan P. Smith Editor Many of you know him from his audio reviews, occasional podcasts, and social media live events for Pastrami Nation. Well, our own Myke Fabela, as a part of the band Dayseye, has a huge opportunity and needs your support! Matter of fact, they stand a fantastic chance of opening at…Read moreRead more

deadmau5 ‘POLAR’ Soundtrack Out Now — His Film Score Debut From The Netflix Film

By Staff Reports “It’s a new year, and deadmau5 is ready to break new ground. The beloved Canadian producer can now add ‘composer’ to his résumé. He scored the forthcoming Netflix original movie Polar…”  – Billboard Directed by renowned Swedish director and drummer Jonas Åkerlund and starring Mads Mikkelsen and Vanessa Hudgens, Polar-out now via Netflix–is based upon the Dark Horse…Read moreRead more

Venom Soundtrack Out October 5, “Pedal to the Metal” Exclusively Streaming via Collider

By Staff Reports Sony Music announces the release of VENOM (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) on October 5 with original music by three-time GRAMMY Award nominee Ludwig Göransson (Black Panther, Fruitvale Station, Creed, Atlanta). In advance of the soundtrack release, Collider is exclusively streaming “Pedal to the Metal”, here: Amongst an impressive resume of TV…Read moreRead more

The Vans Warped Tour Presented by Journeys and Valiant Entertainment Team Up for 2017 Artwork and Branding

Valiant Entertainment to be a part of the longest running touring music festival, The Vans Warped Tour By Staff Reports The Vans Warped Tour presented by Journeys and Valiant Entertainment today announced a new partnership to bring Valiant’s award-winning library of comic book superheroes on the road with America’s longest-running touring music festival for an…Read moreRead more

It’s Time to Rise Up: The Hamilton Mixtape Drops Dec 2nd

Two Tracks Available Now with Pre-Order of The Hamilton Mixtape By Nolan P. Smith “You only get one shot, take it or leave it…” Lin-Manuel Miranda, the visionary behind the smash hit musical, Hamilton, is bringing the world an early Christmas present in the form of The Hamilton Mixtape. Taking tracks from the musical and…Read moreRead more

Watertower Music to Release the Music of DC Comics: Volume 2 Celebrating the Musical History of DC Comics from 1940 to 2016

Celebrate the Musical Landscape of DC Comics with this release By Staff Reports WaterTower Music announced today the July 15, 2016 release of The Music of DC Comics: Volume 2 on CD and Digital formats, with Double Vinyl coming soon.  A follow-up companion piece to 2010’s critically acclaimed The Music of DC Comics: 75th Anniversary…Read moreRead more

Lakeshore Records Presents Fall of Gods- She is Gone Original Book Score

By Staff Reports Lakeshore Records will release FALL OF GODS – SHE IS GONE – Original Book Score digitally on February 19 and on CD March 4, 2016. The album features the original score by François Jolin (THE GENEX, WINNETOU, HARD RIGHT) and the original track The Call co-written with, and featuring, Delhia de France….Read moreRead more

Japanese Pop Group fhána Offers Catchy Debut Album To North American Fans

By Staff Reports Japanese pop group fhána has announced the availability of its debut release, Outside of Melancholy, in a special limited edition version that contains the 14-track album on CD along with a Blu-ray featuring all of the music videos for the album’s title track and catchy singles as well as a selection of…Read moreRead more

WWE NXT to take over Monster Energy AFTERSHOCK 2015

From The monsters of rock will meet the monsters of the ring, as the Superstars and Divas of WWE NXT are ready to bring their hard-hitting, in-your-face brand of sports-entertainment to the fourth annual Monster Energy AFTERSHOCK Festival in Sacramento, Calif., on October 24 and 25, 2015! For the first time ever, AFTERSHOCK will feature…Read moreRead more

Bad Religion At The House Of Blues Las Vegas!

By: MrAndMrsSmith Bad Religion has stood the test of time over the span of nearly 4 decades! They deliver a high intensity show everytime. This particular show was a bit different because they were celebrating “Songs of the 21’st Century” I have to admit it was strange to go to a Bad Religion show and…Read moreRead more

Bad Religion at Musink 2015!

  By: MrAndMrsSmith Bad Religion is back out on tour! We had the chance to go see them at the Musink Festival in Costa Mesa Ca. As always they put on a great show! These guys are big contributors to the early punk rock scene of the 70’s and 80’s and still are a powerful…Read moreRead more

Bloodborne Story Trailer and the Music of Bloodborne

By Nolan P. Smith With The Order-1886 having hit the PS4 this past Friday (review coming soon!), the next big PS4 would be Bloodborne. Hitting in North America on March 24th, From Software’s Bloodborne looks to be yet another reason to jump into the world of Sony. Below we have a trailer for the game,…Read moreRead more

Epic Rap Battles of History: Steven Spielberg vs Alfred Hitchcock

By Nolan P. Smith The battle royal for directors is on in this battle! Check out Spielberg, Hitchcock, as well as some other iconic directors lyrically duke it out in another installment of Epic Rap Battles of History! Check it out! [youtube]

2014 in Review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 27,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 10 sold-out performances for that many…Read moreRead more

“The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses Master Quest” Touring in 2015

By Staff Reports REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– “The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses” concert series is back with a third installment of multimedia symphony to be toured worldwide, titled “Master Quest.” This latest edition of the “The Legend of Zelda” symphony will add new music and visuals from the latest games in the series…Read moreRead more

Shady XV Review: 15 Years Already?

Review by Nolan P. Smith Label: Shady/Interscope Release Date: 11/24/14 Format: Digital, 2 Disc CD set (Victor Valley)—Eminem is arguably one of the most well known rappers on the planet, and for good reason. The motor-mouthed MC from the Motor City has made an impact on the rap game that nobody can argue: whether you…Read moreRead more

Body Counts In The House!

By MrAndMrsSmith Body Count is back with their new release “Manslaughter”. Body Count came out strong in the early 90’s and made a lot of controversial noise with their track “cop killer” since then in my opinion “fell off the map” the band was ravaged with some untimely deaths and it just didn’t seem their…Read moreRead more

D23 Disney Fanniversary Celebration Tickets Now Available To The General Public

By Staff Reports The Official Disney Fan Club Brings Roadshow Event to Burbank, San Diego, San Francisco, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta, Philadelphia, New York City, Boston, Orlando, and Washington, D.C. Guests Will Celebrate Favorite Disney Movies, Attractions, Music, Television Shows, Characters, and More. Tickets are now on sale to the general public for the D23 Disney…Read moreRead more

Anime Expo Special Edition of rePLAY: Symphony of Heroes

By Staff Reports rePLAY: Symphony of Heroes will take place on Sunday, July 6 at 2:30pm PDT, in Hall B of the Los Angeles Convention Center during Anime Expo. Featuring the music of Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts, Mass Effect, BioShock, Castlevania, Metal Gear Solid, Halo and other award-winning games, played by a live 72-piece orchestra,…Read moreRead more

Music Video Premiere: Eminem ft. Nate Ruess- Headlights

By Nolan P. Smith “Maybe we took this too far…” Those are the words from Headlights, the newest music video from Eminem and featuring Nate Ruess. The song is off of Em’s latest album, The Marshall Mathers LP 2 and is a departure from what we usually hear about in regards to his mom, Debbie…Read moreRead more

Looking to showcase local music!

Pastrami Nation is looking to feature an artist of the month! Please submit your band or groups info in the comments section. Please note we are looking for bands/groups that can submit a single, have pictures and are willing to do a Q and A sit down. Live performances are a plus!

BMI And White Bear PR To Present “Game On! Music & Sound in Video Games” Panel Discussion At WonderCon

By Staff Reports Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), a global leader in music rights management, along with White Bear PR, proudly return to WonderCon to present the “Game On! Music & Sound in Video Games” panel discussion. BMI Director Film/TV Relations Anne Cecere and motion-capture and voice-over actor Thomas Mikusz (Red Dead Redemption) will moderate this intriguing panel….Read moreRead more

Atmosphere- Always Coming Back Home To You (Lyric Video)

By Nolan P. Smith-Pastrami Nation “The clouds ran away, opened up the sky, and one by one, I watched every constellation die…” Atmosphere is one of the rap games most dynamic duos: the team of Slug and Ant have entertained the rap scene for years, so much that the 10-anniversary edition of the album, Seven’s…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Comic Review: 12 Reasons To Die #3

By Christopher Guzman- Pastrami Nation Created by : Ghostface Killah and Adrian Younge Writer: Mathew Rosenberg and Patrick Kindlon Artist : Breno Tamura, Gus Storms Guest Illustrators: Tyler Crook, Toby Cypress and David Murdock Publisher: Black Mask Studio in association with Soul Temple Entertainment Black Mask and Soul Temples gangster horror story 12 Reasons is…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Comic Review: 12 Reasons To Die #2

Review By Christopher Guzman- Pastrami Nation Created by : Ghostface Killah and Adrian Younge Writer: Mathew Rosenberg and Patrick Kindlon Artist : Breno Tamura, Gus Storms Guest Illustrators: Kyle Strahm and Joe Infurnari Publisher: Black Mask Studio in association with Soul Temple Entertainment Black Mask and Soul Temples gangster horror story continues. In this issue,…Read moreRead more

Dillon Francis To Headline The MTV2 Party in the Park On July 18th in San Diego During MTV Geekend At Comic-Con

New York, NY (July 15, 2013) – MTV2 today announced that Dillon Francis will headline the first-ever “MTV2 Party in the Park” at San Diego’s Petco Park during Comic-Con on Thursday, July 18, with New Politics also performing on the bill. Open to all Comic-Con badge holders, with doors opening at 7:00 p.m. PT, the…Read moreRead more

Pastrami Comic Book Review: 12 Reasons To Die #1

Review by: Christopher Guzman- Pastrami Nation Created by: Ghostface Killah and Adrian Younge Writer: Mathew Rosenberg and Patrick Kindlon Artist: Breno Tamura, Gus Storms Guest Illustrators: Kyle Strahm and Joe Infurnari Publisher: Black Mask Studio in association with Soul Temple Entertainment Website: Hot off of their inaugural release of Occupy Comics, Black Mask Studios…Read moreRead more