Sausagefest 2010 Highlights

On August 20th, fans of The Dean Blundell Show and 102.1 the Edge in Toronto gathered at the Sound Academy for some sun, fun, music and sausages. Check out highlights from the day that included performances from The Salads, Die Mannequin and Finger Eleven via YouTube below.

Seether Shaving Party

Seether bassist Dale Stewart checked in with fans with an update on the South Africa-bred, LA based alternative rock band’s current tour with Finger Eleven on their blog at MySpace on Monday (August 4). “Hey everyone! So it’s been kinda a slow week in Seether land,” he writes. “I think the most exciting thing for me was when Shaun and Troy decided to have a shaving party late one night. I awoke to Shaun [Morgan] having a crazy porn stash, looking like Ron Jeremy and Troy [McLawhorn] completely clean shaven, he looked like he was about 12. Otherwise the tour has been cool, we’ve played to some really crazy festival crowds and that’s always fun. We’re also Looking forward to having RED back out with us, it’s their first show today. Also a belated congratulations to John Shope at Sinister Choppers for winning the Chopper Challenge with the Seether bike! I want one.”

On TV: Mars Volta, Plain White T’s, Finger Eleven

The Mars Volta 'The Bedlam In Goliath'

Rock acts on television this week include:

Finger Eleven, who perform on ‘The View’ on Monday.

Plain White T’s, who perform on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ on Monday.

Cobra Starship, who visit ‘Total Request Live’ on Monday.

Mars Volta, who visit ‘The Sauce’ on Tuesday and perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Thursday.

Matchbox Twenty, who perform on ‘The View’ on Thursday.

Finger Eleven ‘I’ll Keep Your Memory Vague’ Video

Finger Eleven are out with the video to their new single ‘I’ll Keep Your Memory Vague’, the third release from the Burlington, Ontario alternative rock band’s fifth full-length studio album ‘Them vs. You vs. Me’, out now on Wind-Up Records. Watch it below.

On TV: The Used, Bad Religion, Finger Eleven

Portland based band Modest Mouse

Rock acts on television this week include The Used, who perform on ‘The Sauce’ on Monday and ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’ on Friday; Bad Religion, who perform on ‘Late Night’ on Monday; The Chesterfield Kings, who perform on ‘Late Night’ on Tuesday; The Bravery, who perform on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ on Wednesday; Daughtry, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Wednesday and ‘Live with Regis and Kelly’ on Thursday; Modest Mouse, who perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Wednesday; Good Charlotte, who perform on ‘The Tonight Show’ on Friday; Finger Eleven, who perform on ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ on Friday; The Tender Box, who perform on ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ on Friday; and Hot Hot Heat, who perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Friday.

Finger Eleven’s James & Scott Visit ‘MuchOnDemand’

James Black and Scott Anderson from Finger Eleven drop by ‘MuchOnDemand’ on May 3rd in Toronto, talking with MuchMusic VJ Leah Miller about the Show Me Yours RV that’s been following them on their current tour, and they answered questions from fans. Watch the segment below.