Category Archives: rock

Watch: Johnny Marr needs to smoke weed to enjoy baseball

(courtesy Flickr.com/davidjlee) A new interview with Johnny Marr is further evidence that marijuana can enhance just about any activity. In a new segment from Pitchfork‘s “Over/Under” video series, the former Smiths bandmate and current British guitar rock legend admitted that smoking pot allowed him to appreciate America’s favorite pastime, if only for a moment. “Baseball […]

High Times postpones Sacramento Cannabis Cup

(photo by Renato Pascual, Jr.) High Times is postponing its trademark Cannabis Cup festival just weeks before its scheduled date in Sacramento, the Sacramento Bee reports. “After multiple discussions with state and city leaders and extensive deliberations with all stakeholders, Cannabis Cup organizers have determined it is in the best interests of all parties to […]

Cypress Hill launches new marijuana brand through online delivery service

(photo via bud.com) One of music’s most outspoken cannabis advocates are now offering their own legal marijuana products. The venerable hip-hop group Cypress Hill announced the launch of their Cypress Hill Bhang cannabis line alongside the release of their latest studio album, Elephants on Acid, according to a press release. The CHB launch is marked […]

Jimmy Buffett plans to release his own ‘Coral Reefer’ brand of marijuana

Jimmy Buffett will be the latest celebrity to enter the legal cannabis business. The popular songwriter and Florida resident has partnered with Surterra — known as one of the state’s largest medical marijuana businesses — to sell cannabis products named after his Coral Reefer Band, the Wall Street Journal reports. Buffett’s Coral Reefer products will […]

Cypress Hill’s B-Real opens cannabis shop in Los Angeles

Rapper B-Real in character as Dr. Greenthumb. After decades of writing songs about getting stoned, B-Real is finally selling legal cannabis. The member of hip-hop group Cypress Hill on Wednesday celebrated the grand opening of the Dr. Greenthumb Dispensary in the San Fernando Valley suburb of Sylmar, reports CBS Los Angeles. B-Real is part owner […]

Willie Nelson’s marijuana brand will soon be available in Canada

(photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons) Canadians can enjoy Willie Nelson’s very own cannabis once it becomes legal. LivWell Enlightened Health LLC is making a deal to secure perpetual distribution rights in Canada to Nelson’s marijuana brand Willie’s Reserve, reports Bloomberg News. LivWell, one of Colorado’s largest cannabis companies, is also in the process of a reverse […]