New Zealand pop singer Lorde's third album "Solar Power" features "Stoned in the Nail Salon." Plus, the video for the title track shows her smoking from a pipe made out of a fennel bulb.
Bassist Nick Olivieri and drummer Brant Bjork have formed STÖNER out of he ashes of Kyuss, the stoner-rock band that included Josh Homme. Listen to "Rad Stays Rad."
B.J. Thomas, who passed away May 29, survived an addiction to amphetamines and became a Christian singer later in his career. Check out three versions of "Hooked on a Feeling."
The "Tina" documentary on HBO got us thinking about when Tina Turner played the Acid Queen in the "Tommy" movie in 1975. Check out her two versions and the original by The Who.
Jefferson Airplane's "Somebody to Love," the first hit song to emerge from the San Francisco music scene in the '60s, has been covered several times, most recently by Lauren Murphy and the Psychedelics.