August 11, 2022
Watch Elvis Costello Perform Two Neil Young Songs on Fallon with His Old Band “Rusty” from 50 Years Ago
August 11, 2022
Kenny Loggins & Jim Messina Reschedule ‘Sittin’ In’ Hollywood Bowl Gigs; New Dates Sept. 22, 24
August 11, 2022
Tedeschi Trucks Band Honors Late Keyboardist Kofi Burbridge with “Soul Sweet Song”
August 11, 2022
Rage Against the Machine Cancels European Tour, Citing Zack de la Rocha’s ‘Medical Guidance’
August 11, 2022
Now Streaming: Netflix’s ‘Trainwreck: Woodstock ’99,’ a Can’t-Miss Look at the Notorious Carnival of Chaos
August 11, 2022
Eagles Add a Handful of November Dates to Ongoing ‘Hotel California’ Tour
August 11, 2022
Watch Rush’s Geddy Lee + Alex Lifeson Play “Closer to the Heart” with Primus at ‘South Park’ 25th Anniversary
August 10, 2022
Out Now: ‘New York Groove: An Inside Look at the Stars, Shows & Songs That Make NYC Rock’ from Author/Rock Cellar Contributor Frank Mastropolo
August 10, 2022
Documentary ‘Randy Rhoads: Reflections of a Guitar Icon’ To Release on DVD & Blu-Ray (Pre-Order)
August 10, 2022
311 Announces Caribbean Cruise in 2023, Promising ‘311 Day At Sea’ with Bands, Comedians and More
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May 11, 2022
Smashing Pumpkins: 32-Date North American Headline Tour with Special Guests Jane’s Addiction This Fall
Two of the biggest and most successful bands of the 1990s alt/rock scene will join forces this fall for a North American arena tour when the Smashing Pumpkins and special...
May 3, 2022
BeachLife Festival (5/13-15) Live Stream; Watch Weezer, Smashing Pumpkins, Steve Miller Band, 311, Sheryl Crow, Black Pumas, Stone Temple Pilots & More
Coming up on May 13-15, a number of musical acts spanning genres and eras will convene in picturesque Redondo Beach, California for the BeachLife Festival — and even if you...
January 10, 2022
BeachLife Festival 2022: Steve Miller Band, Sheryl Crow, Smashing Pumpkins, Weezer, 311, Black Pumas, More (Info)
On May 13-15, 2022, a number of musical acts spanning genres and eras will convene in picturesque Redondo Beach, California for the BeachLife Festival — and this year’s event looks...
December 8, 2021
Welcome to Rockville 2022: KISS, Guns N’ Roses, Foo Fighters, Megadeth, Korn, Smashing Pumpkins, Jane’s Addiction, Many More
The Welcome to Rockville music festival announced its 2022 lineup on Wednesday, and it packs quite a punch as far as headlining acts are concerned. Bringing together several of the...
November 27, 2020
Out Now: Smashing Pumpkins Unleash Ambitious Double-Album, ‘Cyr’ (Listen/Buy)
After weeks of heavy promotion and premiering nearly half of a new double-album, Billy Corgan and the Smashing Pumpkins have officially released Cyr, a 20-track opus that was unleashed to...
November 13, 2020
Billy Corgan Dabbles in the Occult in the New Smashing Pumpkins’ Video for ‘Wyttch’; Double-LP ‘Cyr’ Out 11/27
We’re a mere two weeks away from the release of Cyr, an ambitious new double-album from The Smashing Pumpkins, who have been promoting it pretty aggressively in recent weeks. On...
October 30, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Share the Halloween-Themed ‘Wyttch’ and ‘Ramona,’ from New Album ‘Cyr’ Out 11/27
Billy Corgan and the Smashing Pumpkins have been previewing their upcoming double album Cyr in recent weeks, ahead of its scheduled Nov. 27 release. (Click here to pre-order the Smashing...
October 9, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Share Two New Songs — Listen to ‘Birch Grove’ and ‘Anno Satana’ from New Double-LP ‘Cyr’
On Nov. 27, Billy Corgan and The Smashing Pumpkins will release Cyr, a double-album that has been previewed in recent weeks with a handful of new songs — and, now,...
September 24, 2020
Hear Two More New Smashing Pumpkins Songs from Double-Album ‘Cyr’ Out 11/27
This holiday season, Billy Corgan and the Smashing Pumpkins will ring in the festivities with a new double-album, Cyr, scheduled for release on Friday, Nov. 27. (Click here to pre-order...
September 18, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Announce Double-Album ‘Cyr’ Out 11/27 and New Animated Series Debuting 9/25
On Aug. 28, Billy Corgan and the Smashing Pumpkins officially announced their return — again — with a pair of new songs, and it turns out the new material is...
August 28, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Go Glam/Synth-Rock for New Songs ‘Cyr’ and ‘The Colour of Love’ (Watch/Listen)
Leave it to Billy Corgan and the Smashing Pumpkins — they’re always moving to the beat of their own drum, as the saying goes. (Click here to shop the Smashing...
August 23, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Are Teasing Something with Five Countdowns Shared on Social Media
Billy Corgan and the Smashing Pumpkins are up to something. (Click here to shop the Smashing Pumpkins in our Rock Cellar Store). The band‘s social media pages and website recently...
June 8, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Cancel ‘Rock Invasion 2’ Tour Due to COVID-19
This spring, The Smashing Pumpkins — Billy Corgan, James Iha, Jimmy Chamberlin, Jeff Schroeder and Jack Bates — were supposed to have headed out on a special intimate tour, the...
May 6, 2020
Meet the Kids Rock Chorus, an Elementary School Chorus Transforming Classics from Pink Floyd, Smashing Pumpkins, Nirvana and More
Meet the Kids Rock Chorus — public school 4th & 5th graders from East Providence, Rhode Island who join together in song for pretty remarkable vocal performances. This came to...
March 2, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Playing Intimate Venues with ‘Heavier Rock Sets’ on ‘Rock Invasion 2’ Spring Tour
Billy Corgan may have recently released a solo album separate from the Smashing Pumpkins name, but he and his esteemed (and reunited) ’90s alt/rock act will head back out on...
February 6, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Tapped as Special Guests for Select Dates of Guns N’ Roses’ 2020 Tour
Guns N’ Roses recently announced plans for a series of stadium concerts in 2020, as their ongoing reunion festivities continue into the new decade. On Thursday, it was announced that...
November 22, 2019
‘Cotillions,’ the New ‘Americana’ Album from Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan, is Definitely Not a Smashing Pumpkins Record (Listen)
On Friday, Smashing Pumpkins vocalist/guitarist/figurehead Billy Corgan released Cotillions, a new solo album under his full name, William Patrick Corgan. It’s a solo album with mellow, usually acoustic songs accentuated...
March 4, 2019
Smashing Pumpkins, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and AFI to Tour Together This Summer
In what’s surely one of the most unusual and unexpected tour combinations in recent memory, the Smashing Pumpkins will head out on another big tour this summer alongside Noel Gallagher‘s...
January 7, 2013
Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins Loves Indie Wrestling (Interview)
Although Billy Corgan is best known as the enigmatic frontman of Smashing Pumpkins, lately he has turned his creative energy toward smashing of a different variety: flying elbow smashes, for...
March 21, 2022
Out Now: Weezer ‘SZNZ: Spring,’ the First of a Four-Part EP Series (ft. a Nod to Vivaldi’s ‘The Four Seasons’)
You may never have expected to see Weezer and Vivaldi mentioned in the same sentence, but, well, now you have. Released this past Sunday, March 20 in connection to the...
March 16, 2022
New Weezer: Stream “A Little Bit of Love”; Four Seasonal EPs Coming Soon, Starting with ‘SZNZ: Spring’ 3/20
The Weezer machine just keeps powering ahead — and this Sunday, Rivers Cuomo & his band mates will commemorate the Spring Equinox with the release of SZNZ: Spring, the first...
March 4, 2022
Soul Blind Embraces the ’90s Vibes with “Misplaced” Video; Full-Length LP & Tour with Drug Church on the Way
Watch the new music video for “Misplaced” by Soul Blind without any context and guess what year it was released: If you guessed 1995, you’d be … incorrect, but you’d...
December 7, 2021
Daniel Johns (Silverchair) Re-Emerges; New Solo Album ‘FutureNever’ Coming in April 2022
“I know I have a tendency to go missing but I’m back now.” Daniel Johns is a bit of an enigma. For years, the former front man of Australian rock...
July 29, 2021
ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill Dies at 72, Remembered by Band Mates, Peers and Musicians
Dusty Hill, bassist of Texas rock legends ZZ Top, has died at the age of 72 , according to a statement released by his band mates Billy Gibbons and Frank...
May 25, 2021
AFI Shares the Foreboding “Tied to a Tree,” from New Album ‘Bodies’ Coming 6/11
A lot of what AFI has built a legacy on is atmospherics and moody, dark lyrical content — and the long-running veteran alt/punk band is very much in its element...
May 20, 2021
Gary Numan on His Dark New Album, ‘Intruder’: “If the Earth Could Speak, How Would it Talk About the Way it Feels at the Moment?”
Gary Numan is a dark wave music progenitor who took the British music scene by storm in the late 1970s and early ‘80s. During a three-year period, the London native...
April 9, 2021
AFI Shares ‘Far Too Near’ and ‘Dulcería’ (Co-Written by Billy Corgan); New Album ‘Bodies’ Out 6/11
Long-running veteran punk/punk band AFI (A Fire Inside) has been previewing its new studio album, Bodies, in recent weeks with a series of song premieres. On Friday, the band shared a pair...
January 4, 2021
‘Mike Garson’s A Bowie Celebration’: Special David Bowie Global Live Stream Tribute Event Set for 1/8
This coming Friday, Jan. 8, marks what would have been the 74th birthday of David Bowie. Two days later, Jan. 10, marks the fifth anniversary of Bowie’ death in 2016...
December 2, 2020
Watch Ann Wilson, Metallica, Billy Corgan and More Cover Alice in Chains for Museum of Pop Culture Award Ceremony
On Tuesday night, a number of rock and roll luminaries paid homage to Alice in Chains, the recipients of the Museum of Pop Culture’s Founders Award. The Seattle-based rock/grunge band...
October 28, 2020
Halloween Weekend Live Streams to Watch: Grateful Dead, Trey Anastasio, Code Orange, Mr. Bungle, Puscifer, ‘Rocky Horror,’ More
It’s the weekend again — but this one’s a bit different. It’s Halloween weekend, but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions in place across the country, we might...
October 7, 2020
Eddie Van Halen Remembered by Angus Young, Jimmy Page (‘He Was the Real Deal’), John Mayer, Pete Townshend, Ozzy Osbourne & More
Tuesday’s sad news of the passing of guitar icon Eddie Van Halen hit the music community as hard as could be expected, given the legacy of EVH’s work, the massive...
June 16, 2020
My Chemical Romance Postpones 2020 North American Tour Dates to 2021 Due to COVID-19
2020 was supposed to be a big year for My Chemical Romance, as the rock/punk/emo band played its first show since 2012 in December 2019 and was preparing for some...
June 11, 2020
New Order and Pet Shop Boys Reschedule ‘Unity Tour’ from Fall 2020 to 2021 Due to COVID-19
This fall’s scheduled Unity Tour, a co-headlining trek from New Order and Pet Shop Boys, will now take place in Fall 2021, it was announced by the bands on Thursday...
June 10, 2020
Dramarama Turns its Creative Switch Back on to Make Long-Awaited New Album ‘Color TV’
Television has been a common reference point in the career of Dramarama. During some mid-Eighties tours, the Wayne, New Jersey-bred band would adorn its stage with multiple TV sets. Johnny...
June 9, 2020
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds Cancel North American Fall Tour Due to COVID-19
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds were supposed to head out on a big North American tour this October, but just as so many other bands/artists have been forced to...
May 26, 2020
Guns N’ Roses Launch ‘Not in This Lifetime Selects’ Video Series, Pro-Shot Performances from the ‘Not in the Lifetime’ Tour (Watch)
Guns N’ Roses may have been forced off the road this summer, postponing tour plans due to the COVID-19 pandemic like so many other touring acts these days, but they’re...
May 20, 2020
Guns N’ Roses Officially Postpone North American Tour Due to COVID-19
Guns N’ Roses have officially postponed their scheduled North American tour dates for the summer of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was announced on Wednesday via the band‘s...
May 11, 2020
Guns N’ Roses Cancel European Tour Due to COVID-19 Concerns
To the surprise of nobody given the circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic, Guns N’ Roses will not be partaking in their previously scheduled European tour for the coming weeks. The...
April 28, 2020
Out Now: Stream ‘Blvds. of Splendor’ from Cherie Currie, a New Album Featuring Billy Corgan, Slash, Juliette Lewis, Matt Sorum and More
Today, Cherie Currie releases a new album, Blvds. of Splendor. The album, released via Joan Jett’s Blackhearts Records, is a new release from Currie, formerly of the Runaways — though...
April 8, 2020
Cherie Currie: New Album ‘Blvds of Splendor,’ ft. Billy Corgan, Matt Sorum, Slash, Juliette Lewis and More, Out 4/28
On April 28, Cherie Currie will release a new studio album — and the former standout from the Runaways has put together quite a package with Blvds. of Splendor. The...
April 1, 2020
Adam Schlesinger (Fountains of Wayne, ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Songwriter) Dies at 52 Due to Coronavirus Complications
Adam Schlesinger, the acclaimed, Grammy-winning musician/songwriter known for his work with Fountains of Wayne and as part of the songwriting team behind the CW television series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, has died...
February 5, 2020
Robbie Robertson Premieres New Video for ‘Once Were Brothers,’ Directed by Kevin Kerslake (Watch)
It’s been more than two decades since Robbie Robertson released an official music video, but on Wednesday the legendary songwriter/guitarist known for his work with the Band premiered a clip...
November 1, 2019
Billy Corgan: New Solo Album ‘Cotillions’ Coming Nov. 22, On the Road Throughout the Month
Smashing Pumpkins mastermind Billy Corgan just got off the road after a busy summer touring with Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and AFI, promoting the band’s iconic career as well...
October 18, 2019
Out Now: ‘Screamer,’ Third Eye Blind’s Somewhat Surprising New Album (Listen)
There was a time when the thought of a new Third Eye Blind album was nothing but a fantasy in the minds of the band’s fans, long periods of inactivity...
September 13, 2019
Third Eye Blind Premieres Two New Songs Ahead of Oct. 11 Release of New Album ‘Screamer’ (Listen)
On Oct. 11, Stephan Jenkins and Third Eye Blind will release a new studio album titled Screamer — continuing an especially busy era for the band, which used to be...
August 29, 2019
Noel Gallagher Said He Wants to Start a Petition to Split Up the Foo Fighters
There’s nothing like a good, old-fashioned rock and roll spat — and that’s what we have on our hands now, courtesy of Noel Gallagher and the Foo Fighters. Last weekend,...
August 6, 2019
Noel Gallagher Readying ‘This Is The Place EP’ for 9/27 Release; Premieres Funky Title Track
The funky bass groove that opens “This Is The Place,” the new single released by longtime Oasis songwriter/guitarist Noel Gallagher, might throw fans a bit off guard on first listen....
June 14, 2019
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds Return with the Danceable ‘Black Star Dancing’ EP — Listen
Ever since forging out on his own in 2011 with his solo debut album, Noel Gallagher has had a keen interest in creating some danceable, rhythmic music. After that album...
May 2, 2019
New Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds: Stream the Funky ‘Black Star Dancing,’ New EP Out 6/14
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds returned on Thursday with a new song — and “Black Star Dancing” will definitely get your toe tapping, its funkified rhythm and disco beat a...
January 12, 2018
A Tribute to Malcolm Young: Rock Icons Name Their Favorite AC/DC Anthems
The tragic recent passing of AC/DC founding member and rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young left hard rock fans mourning the loss of a beloved hard rock giant. A few years ago, Ken Sharp queried a...
December 7, 2016
'Celebrating David Bowie' Charity Concerts Set for January 2017 in LA, NYC, Sydney, London, Tokyo
David Bowie‘s passing feels like it happened just a few weeks ago, but in actuality it’s nearly been an entire year since he succumbed to cancer at age 69. As...
December 2, 2016
Turn Me On: Mondo Cozmo
For his latest Turn Me On entry, 88.5 FM KCSN midday host Jim Nelson writes some words about LA artist Mondo Cozmo…. It’s always great to hear new music that...
June 14, 2016
Butch Vig Talks Garbage, Nirvana, '90s, Producing and Wisconsin Origins on 'Celebration Rock' Podcast
In the alt/rock world, producer/musician Butch Vig (as seen above alongside Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic) is one of the more revered figures. From producing seminal 1990s’ albums from the likes...
May 15, 2015
Cherie Currie: Return of the Queen of Noise (Interview)
“Hello daddy, hello Mom, I’m your cherry bomb… Hello world I’m your wild girl….” Carrying on in the grand tradition of groundbreaking female rockers, Goldie & the Gingerbreads, Fanny and Suzi...
February 4, 2013
February Album Reviews
Kris Kristofferson Camper Van Beethoven Yo La Tengo New Order Bad Religion The Stone Foxes Richard Thompson My Bloody Valentine Kris Kristofferson Feeling Mortal If the United States has a...
June 11, 2012
June Album Reviews
Fiona Apple Rush Smashing Pumpkins The Cult The Beach Boys Translator Giant Giant Sand Maroon 5 Fiona Apple The Idler Wheel… The exhausting title of Fiona Apple’s new album, The...
August 23, 2020
‘The Batman’ Teaser Trailer Uses Nirvana’s Ominous ‘Something in the Way’ Perfectly
On Saturday evening, the first teaser trailer for The Batman was premiered, giving people the world’s first glimpse of Robert Pattinson as the title role. The teaser trailer for the...