Tickets have already been sold to fans in all 50 U. The band's celebratory live shows & incessant touring schedule have earned them a massive grassroots following nationwide.
Since its inception in 2004, 311’s annual summer headlining amphitheatre run, Unity Tour, has become one of the largest modern rock concerts of the summer. In the dark, womb-like sanctuary of Jimi Hendrix's Electric Lady studios in downtown Manhattan-a place that has birthed historical musical moments-sits the artist known as Iron Lung, Tical, Wu Brother #1, Johnny Blaze, and of course... With a trusty, half-lit blunt by his side, he is lounging in front of white grand piano, his hands sweeping the keyboards, trying to remember a tune he memorized years ago.
(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images Entertainment) Responding to recent reports that he's hurting for cash (so much so that his 2008 Lincoln Navigator was repossessed to pay back taxes), Method Man assures the press that his finances are just fine.
The real problem is that he can't stop smoking pot.
After his last album, Tical O: The Prequel, he went through an especially rough time in his life-both personally and professionally-which provided him with a bulk of material.
"I had a lot on my mind at the time and the second thing was, I decided to really talk about something and I had a lot to draw from and when the pen hit the paper it was like damn, remember this?
I’m an active member of my community; I’ll do it on records cause half the teachers and coaches don’t listen to records anyways.
Unlike some previous efforts-where Meth admits his priorities were different-on this new album, he says he's focusing on lyrics.
Authorities said the rapper, who lives on Staten Island, had failed to pay taxes for three years.
, their second collaborative album (out today), is one of those interviews that’s better for its, er, spontaneity.
Grammy-winning Wu Tang Clan member Method Man turned himself into Staten Island police this morning, on charges of failure to pay over ,000 in back taxes.
Method (real name: Clifford Smith) walked into the Staten Island District Attorney's office around 8 a.m.