By now, you've likely heard of the deadly Oklahoma tornado which killed at least 24, including 90 children. with many more injuries. In addition to the loss of human life, the devastation to the area has been immense.
The American Red Cross is a great organization which provides emergency assistance and disaster relief and their resources are always taxed with major events like this. So, if you would like to donate, here's some information.
Red Cross Website - redcross.org
Phone - 1-800-REDCROSS
or, the very easy and popular Text-To-Donate: text REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 Donation automatically billed to your mobile phone account.
And, while we don't see a lot of Tornado activity around here, we do see 'em occasionally and you may want to grab the Red Cross Tornado App, which provides you with preparedness info, as well as resources to respond to a tornado. Click HERE for information on the App.
Continuing their new ritual of geographically appropriate covers, The Killers covered The Strokes in Brooklyn on Saturday night. The version was only about a minute and 6 seconds, but kept their tradition alive.
Last week Eric Avery announced that he was leaving Nine Inch Nails, sighting a lack of interest in touring for the next year and a half. With that news, Nine Inch Nails have announced the return of former guitarist Robin Fink, via their Facebook page.
"I am proud to announce that the tour lineup now includes the incredible Robin Finck. The addition of Robin to the mix of players I’ve assembled makes this band incredibly powerful and versatile," Reznor says on the band's Facebook page "We are deep in the rehearsal process and it feels exciting and great to be back at this. Lots of information, surprises and sweat headed your way. Stay tuned!"
The Stone Temple Pilots soap opera continued this weekend, as the members of STP (not named Scott Weiland) got together for a couple of concerts and released a brand new song, 'Out Of Time', featuring Chester Bennington (Linkin Park) on vocals.
You can check out the song below (and grab as a free download courtesy of http://www.stonetemplepilots.com
Do you like the song? It it really Stone Temple Pilots without Weiland? How long before Weiland offer his response or files a lawsuit?