Monday’s Hors d’Oeuvres: R.I.P. Levi Stubbs

We’re sad to report that Levi Stubbs of the Four Tops passed away on Friday at the age of 72. Stubbs’ raw edgy vocals brought a sense of urgency to songs such as Reach Out I’ll Be There and Standing in the Shadows of Love. Levi influenced many artists that came after him including Billy Bragg. For more on Stubb’s legacy, be sure to read Greg Kot’s article.

Let’s see what else is happenin’ this morning…

As we gear up for the big Live Nation / Ticketmaster war next year, Live Nation has started making deals with venues to sell tickets exclusively. Just last week LN signed one of those pacts with the Roseland Ballroom.

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