Alan Myers, DEVO drummer, RIP

Alan Myers, longtime drummer for DEVO, died last week of stomach cancer. He was 58. Myers played on DEVO's seminal albums Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!, Duty Now for the Future, and Freedom of Choice, among others. "He was like a robot playing drums," DEVO's Jerry Casale told Rolling Stone. "A human metronome." Read the rest

Devo and Neil Young play "Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black)"

UPDATE: Sadly, "This video is no longer available due to a copyright claim by Shakey Pictures."

This is Devo and Neil Young performing Young's "Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black)." Seriously! It's from the 1982 comedy Human Highway, starring and co-directed by Bernard Shakey aka Neil Young. (Thanks, Gabe Adiv!) Read the rest