We asked Old 97’s frontman Rhett Miller to guest edit magnetmagazine.com this week, and he pawned it off on a bunch of his famous friends: other musicians, actors, writers and comedians. Well played, Rhett. But you can’t hide behind a self-titled solo album. Rhett Miller (Shout! Factory), a Beatlesque beauty featuring Jon Brion, is out this week.
Rob Thomas is an international rock star. The lead singer of Matchbox Twenty and a solo artist as well, he refuses to be pinned down. His no-holds-barred Twittering and his recent Huffington Post article are not what you expect from a rock ‘n’ roller. Plus, he’s a very sweet dude. Oh yeah, and he a new record out called Cradlesong. Rob Thomas recommends:
Flip video cameras
Now, when I reach into my pocket and pull out this little miracle, I can take all of the mundane shit that I go through daily and pretend it’s really important by filming it. You can’t stop technology.