Each Tuesday on the Style blog, we’ll be rounding up the latest pop music headlines along with all of Style’s pop music coverage from the previous week.
● Is Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose dating pop-sensation-25-years-his-junior Lana Del Rey? Rolling Stone says ... it’s unclear. The two were spotted outside Hollywood’s Chateau Marmont on Friday, but current Guns ‘N Roses guitarist DJ Ashba told TMZ the two are not an item.
● In today’s Post: Sarah Godfrey reviews Busy Signal’s back-to-the-basics “Reggae Music Again,” Elizabeth Nelson has high praise for the latest from songwriter M. Ward and Bill Friskics-Warren examines the Alabama Shakes’ much-hyped debut.
● In case you missed it: Check out Saturday’s feature story on the generation gap in Washington go-go music, as well as concert reviews of Budos Band, reunited indie rockers Black Tambourine and those ubiquitous Alabama Shakes.