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November 28, 2022
Remembering Wilko Johnson (1947-2022): Archival 2018 Interview with the Renowned Guitarist

Wilko Johnson, the acclaimed English guitarist who remained active in music (and on Game of Thrones!) despite a late-stage cancer diagnosis in 2013, passed away on Nov. 21, with his...


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November 28, 2022
Mötley Crüe ‘Crücial Crüe: The Studio Albums 1981-1989’ Limited Box Sets Coming in Early 2023 (Pre-Order)

Still riding the highs of last summer’s Stadium Tour with Def Leppard, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Poison, Mötley Crüe recently announced a special new box set featuring reissues of...


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November 28, 2022
David Gilmour Guests on New Donovan Song, “Rock Me” — ‘Gaelia’ Album Out 12/2 (Listen)

On Dec. 2, legendary Scottish singer/songwriter Donovan will release a new studio album titled Gaelia. Announced recently, the record was previewed with “Rock Me,” a steady, rhythmic song featuring a...


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November 28, 2022
Metallica Details New Album ’72 Seasons,’ Debuts “Lux Æterna,” 2023-24 Tour ft. Pantera, Mammoth WVH, More

Hope you’re ready for a whole lot of Metallica in 2023. On Monday, the thrash-metal titans announced a brand new studio album, 72 Seasons. Spanning 77 minutes across 12 tracks,...


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November 27, 2022
Story of the Year Previews ‘Tear Me to Pieces’ LP with “Take the Ride” — Listen (New Album in March 2023)

St. Louis-based rock/punk/emo band Story of the Year has steadily been previewing a new album in recent weeks — and Tear Me to Pieces will arrive in full on March 10 as the...


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November 26, 2022
Rest in Peace, Singer/Actor Irene Cara (‘Fame,’ ‘Flashdance’): 1959-2022

Irene Cara, the singer/actor with a career that spanned decades and earned a special place in music and film history, has died at the age of 63. The news was...


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November 25, 2022
Out Now: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers ‘Live at the Fillmore 1997’ — Listen/Buy

After months (and years) of anticipation, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers‘ archival release Live at the Fillmore 1997 is now available. Released today, Nov. 25, the collection celebrates a 20-night...


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November 22, 2022
Holiday Gift Guide for The Music Fans On Your List: 2022 Edition (Box Sets, Reissues and Beyond)

Finding just the right gift for a music aficionado on your holiday shopping list can be really time-consuming. With that in mind, below is a holiday gift guide highlighting some...


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November 22, 2022
Goose Drops New ‘Undecided’ EP of Fan-Favorite Live Songs to Cap a Busy 2022

There’s no stopping Goose these days. The Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic band is riding a seemingly endless wave of momentum that has vaulted the group to the top of the heap when...


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November 22, 2022
Recap/Photos: Alt-Rock’s Past, Present, Future Collide at Smashing Pumpkins’ Hollywood Bowl Tour Finale with Jane’s Addiction, Poppy

With temperatures in the upper 50s, it was an uncommonly chilly evening at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on Saturday — but the weather found Smashing Pumpkins front man...


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November 22, 2022
Kansas to Celebrate Anniversary with ‘Another Fork In The Road – 50 Years Of Kansas’ 3-CD Collection (Pre-Order)

2023 marks the 50th anniversary of the band Kansas — and the esteemed progressive/rock band will celebrate with a big new retrospective collection. Scheduled for release on Dec. 16, just...


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November 22, 2022
Top 11 Anti-Thanksgiving Songs

I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land....


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November 21, 2022
††† (Crosses) – ft. Chino Moreno of Deftones and Shaun Lopez — Preview New EP with “Sensation,” “Vivien”

Separate from his full-time job as the lead vocalist in Deftones, Chino Moreno has always maintained a busy schedule on the side with adjacent projects. one of those, ††† (Crosses),...


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November 21, 2022
Out Now: David Bowie Doc ‘Moonage Daydream’ from Director Brett Morgen (Blu-Ray/Soundtrack Album)

Moonage Daydream is a new film from director Brett Morgen (who helmed 2012’s Crossfire Hurricane Rolling Stones documentary, 2015’s Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck and 2017’s Jane). Officially sanctioned by the David Bowie estate, it was...


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November 21, 2022
20 Years of The ‘Concert for George’: Special Theatrical Screening Set for Nov. 29 (Details/Tickets)

A gathering of music legends shared the stage at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Nov. 29, 2002, to celebrate the life, legacy and timeless musical contributions of George Harrison. Taking...


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November 21, 2022
Rest in Peace, Danny Kalb of the Blues Project: 1942-2022

Danny Kalb, renowned blues guitarist/vocalist and original member of the 1960s’ group The Blues Project, has passed away at the age of 80. The news made the rounds over the...


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November 21, 2022
‘Elton John Live: Farewell From Dodger Stadium’ A Fittingly Epic Final North American Concert (Re-Watch)

After decades of unforgettable concert experiences, Sir Elton John took the stage Sunday night at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles for his final North American live performance. The last stop...


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November 18, 2022
Out Now: Queen Revisits 1989’s ‘The Miracle’ for Special Collector’s Edition Reissue (Listen/Buy)

Originally released in May of 1989, The Miracle was the 13th studio album from Queen and the penultimate release from the band with lead singer Freddie Mercury. Its release came at a...


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November 18, 2022
Roger Waters Shares New, Darker Arrangement of Pink Floyd Classic “Comfortably Numb” (Listen)

Roger Water sought a “darker” version of the classic Pink Floyd song “Comfortably Numb” connected to his new live tour, This Is Not A Drill. On Friday, Waters debuted this...


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November 18, 2022
Out Now: Neil Young + Crazy Horse’s New Studio Album ‘World Record’ (Listen/Buy)

These are busy times for Neil Young. Not only does the esteemed singer/songwriter have a big 50th anniversary reissue of his 1972 solo record Harvest coming out soon — click...


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November 18, 2022
Out Now: Disturbed Teams Up with Heart’s Ann Wilson for a Track on New Album ‘Divisive’ (Listen/Buy)

Since first arriving in 2000 with The Sickness, Disturbed has been a major force on the hard rock/alt-metal scene — pumping out aggressive albums and scoring major success along the...


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November 18, 2022
Ringo Starr: ‘EP3’ Out Now on Vinyl with New Video; All-Starr Band ‘Live At The Greek Theater 2019’ Out 11/25

Ringo Starr released a new collection of songs, EP3, back in September. A star(r)-studded affair featuring many of his A-list musical pals, the EP is now available on vinyl after...


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November 18, 2022
Tom Petty Estate Slams Kari Lake Campaign for Unauthorized Use of “I Won’t Back Down” in Video

The estate of Tom Petty has clamped down on the use of Petty’s classic 1989 song “I Won’t Back Down” by Arizona Republican Kari Lake earlier this week. Lake, the...


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November 18, 2022
Out Now: Nickelback As Unapologetically, Confidently Nickelback-Ish as Ever on New Album ‘Get Rollin’ (Listen)

There are at least two instances on Get Rollin,’ the new album from Nickelback released today, Nov. 18, in which find front man Chad Kroeger expresses concern about being thrown...


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November 18, 2022
Out Now: KISS Revisits 1982’s ‘Creatures of the Night’ for 40th Anniversary Edition (Listen/Buy)

Originally released in 1982, Creatures of the Night was a major moment in KISS’ meteoric career, becoming a heavy fan favorite among the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band‘s many releases. Today, Nov. 18,...


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November 18, 2022
The Doors Unveil Mythical Last-Known Studio Recording, “Paris Blues” (Listen); Record Store Day Vinyl Nov. 25

Among fans of The Doors, “Paris Blues” has long had a unique allure, due to its existence as the last-known unissued studio recording from the famed Los Angeles psychedelic/rock band. Assumed...


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November 18, 2022
Out Now: Jimi Hendrix Experience ‘Los Angeles Forum: April 26, 1969’ Live Album (Listen/Buy)

Available today, Nov. 18, just in time for the 80th birthday festivities of the late Jimi Hendrix on Nov. 27, Experience Hendrix L.L.C., in partnership with Legacy Recordings has released...


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November 17, 2022
Judy Collins’ New Album ‘Spellbound’ Earns Seventh Grammy Nomination of Her Timeless Career (Listen/Buy)

Released in February of 2022, Spellbound marked a milestone in the legendary career of Judy Collins. The 55th recording from Collins over the course of her prolific time as a...


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November 17, 2022
Warm Up By the Fire with New Visualizations for Two of Nat King Cole’s Most Beloved Christmas Classics

Among the many classic recordings of the late, great Nat King Cole over the course of his career, his festive Christmas songs are a cherished part of the winter months....


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November 17, 2022
‘The Rolling Stones in Mono’: 16-LP Colored Vinyl Box Set Coming in January (Pre-Order)

Scheduled for a Jan. 20, 2023 release from ABKCO, The Rolling Stones In Mono (Limited Color Edition) is an updated version of a 2016 collection of the Stones‘ entire 1960s...


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November 17, 2022
Duran Duran: ‘Future Past’ Complete Edition (Pre-Order); ‘A Hollywood High’ Docu-Concert Film Streaming Soon

Duran Duran is in the midst of a (deserved) renaissance. The heralded English New Wave band was recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the Nov....


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November 17, 2022
Bob Dylan Bootleg Series: ‘Fragments: Time Out of Mind Sessions (1996-1997)’ Box Set Out 1/23 (Preview/Pre-Order)

Fragments: Time Out of Mind Sessions (1996-1997) is the latest entry in the ongoing Bootleg Series from the Bob Dylan archives. Slated for release on Jan. 27 via Sony Legacy,...


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November 17, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Covers Handsome Family’s “So Much Wine” as Holiday Single Benefiting LA LGBT Center

As winter sets in, a few things happen: Temperatures (usually) dip, the air gest crisp, the sun sets earlier, and Phoebe Bridgers adds to her ongoing series of yearly charity...


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November 16, 2022
PHOTOS: Dave Matthews Band’s Fall Tour Rolls Through Ford Idaho Center Arena

It’s been a busy 2022 for the Dave Matthews Band. After a lengthy summer tour that brought the well-traveled ensemble around the country, an additional slate of dates extended the...


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November 16, 2022
PHOTOS: Deftones Host Third ‘Dia De Los Deftones’ Festival in San Diego, ft. Turnstile, Phantogram & More

On Saturday, Nov. 5, the third annual Dia De Los Deftones Festival was held at Petco Park in San Diego, home of Major League Baseball’s Padres. Once again headlined and...


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November 16, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne: “I’m Honestly Overwhelmed” by Four Grammy Nominations for New Album ‘Patient Number 9’

Back on Sept. 9, Ozzy Osbourne added to his rich history of unforgettable music with Patient Number 9. For this album, Ozzy again teamed up with producer/musician Andrew Watt, who...


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November 16, 2022
A Little Holiday Magic: Hear Kurt Vile and His Daughters’ Tripped-Out Cover of Bob Dylan’s “Must Be Santa”

The holiday season is about making memories with the ones we love. With his new Spotify Singles release, Kurt Vile has put together something pretty special with his two young...


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November 16, 2022
New Found Glory Announces ‘Make The Most of It’ Acoustic Tour to Pair with Album in Early 2023

Known for their high-energy live shows of pop-punk precision, the Make the Most of It era is presenting a different side of New Found Glory — and that will include...


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November 16, 2022
Watch Neil Young, Zane Lowe and Rick Rubin Talk New Crazy Horse LP and Why Social Media “Scares the S**** Out of Me”

This Friday, Nov. 18, Neil Young + Crazy Horse will release a new album titled World Record. Officially announced recently, the collection features “10 new songs of our time,” and...


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November 16, 2022
Jerry Garcia ‘Garcia’ 50th Anniversary Limited Edition 2-LP on Gold Vinyl Out 12/2 (Pre-Order)

Originally released in January of 1972, Garcia was the first solo album from Grateful Dead band leader Jerry Garcia. 2022 marks the record’s 50th anniversary, and a special reissue of...


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November 15, 2022
Phil Lesh & Friends to Play Shows 12/27-28 Celebrating 100th Anniversary of The Warfield in San Francisco

The Warfield is a legendary music venue in the heart of San Francisco with a rich history of artists that have played its hallowed halls. In commemoration of the venue’s...


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November 15, 2022
65th Grammy Awards Nominations Announced; Ceremony Scheduled for Feb. 5 on CBS/Paramount+

Today, Nov. 15, the Recording Academy announced the nominations for the 65th Grammy Awards, which will take place on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2023, at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles (and...


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November 15, 2022
U.K. Post-Punk Band Shame Shares “Fingers of Steel”; New Album ‘Food for Worms,’ Tour in 2023

London-based band Shame returned this week with a new song, “Fingers of Steel,” and an intensely quirky music video. The track ushers in a new era for the group, which...


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November 15, 2022
The Offspring Debut Faithful Cover of the Classic “Bells Will Be Ringing (Please Come Home For Christmas)”

The Offspring are known for their guitar-forward style of Orange County alt/punk, but the veteran band also has a softer, more sentimental side — and this week, the band shared...


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November 15, 2022
Graham Nash: ‘Sixty Years of Songs and Stories’ Tour, New Album ‘Now’ Coming in Spring 2023

Legendary singer/songwriter/two-time Rock Hall of Famer Graham Nash is preparing for a busy 2023. On Tuesday, Nash unveiled a two-pronged plan of action for the year ahead: Now, his first...


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November 15, 2022
Spiritbox Announces First U.S. Headlining Tour for 2023, Featuring After the Burial & Intervals

The past couple of years brought big moves from Spiritbox, a genre-bending metal band featuring powerhouse vocalist Courtney LaPlante. Their debut album Eternal Blue put them on the map in the hard...


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November 15, 2022
Smashing Pumpkins Release Act 1 of ‘ATUM,’ New 33-Track Rock Opera Due in Full in 2023 (Listen)

Today, Nov. 15, the Smashing Pumpkins have released the first act of ATUM, a three-part, 33-track “rock opera” that is meant as a sequel to both 1995’s Mellon Collie and the...


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November 15, 2022
Rising Pop-Punk Band Meet Me @ the Altar Sets 2023 Headline Tour ft. Young Culture and Daisy Grenade

Next year, buzzworthy pop-punk upstarts Meet Me @ the Altar will embark on a headlining tour of North America. Spanning 23 shows, the tour will run throughout March, wrapping in...


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November 15, 2022
Jxdn Debuts New Single, “Sober” (Co-Written by Travis Barker, Mike Posner and Andrew Goldstein)

At just 21, Jxdn (otherwise known as Jaden Hossler, the breakout TikTok star who’s making a name for himself in music with the aid of mentor Travis Barker) was among...


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November 15, 2022
Roberta Flack: ALS ‘Has ‘Made it Impossible to Sing and Not Easy to Speak’; New Documentary Film Out Soon

On Monday, it was announced that legendary singer Roberta Flack has been diagnosed with ALS, (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, aka Lou Gehrig’s Disease), and that the illness has “made it impossible...


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November 14, 2022
Preview the 2022 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Premiering on HBO/HBO Max Nov. 19

On Nov. 5, the Class of 2022 was officially inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The star-studded...


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November 14, 2022
PHOTOS: 311 Rocks the Wiltern in Los Angeles with ‘Soundsystem’ and ‘From Chaos’ Live Stream Gigs

For two sold-out nights at the Wiltern Theatre, 311 was the toast of Los Angeles. This past Friday and Saturday, Nov. 11-12, the veteran reggae/rockers took the stage at the...


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November 14, 2022
P!NK Announces ‘Summer Carnival’ 2023 Tour, Featuring Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo on Select Dates

On Monday, pop superstar P!nk announced a huge 2023 tour dubbed the Summer Carnival — and along for the fun on a few select dates will be Pat Benatar and...


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November 14, 2022
Watch Two Fans of The 1975 Let It All Out and Dance Like Nobody’s Watching at Atlanta Tour Stop

There’s something about the music and overall vibe of The 1975 that elicits strong emotional reactions from the band’s fans. Not only does front man/band leader Matty Healy command attention...


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November 14, 2022
Watch Elton John and Joni Mitchell Talk About Her Music (and New Album!) on ‘Rocket Hour on Apple Music 1’

For the latest episode of Rocket Hour on Apple Music 1, the show from Sir Elton John that the legendary musician has hosted on Apple Music for a few years...


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November 14, 2022
Foreigner Announces The Historic Farewell Tour for Summer 2023, with Special Guests Loverboy

Iconic rockers Foreigner will embark on The Historic Farewell Tour next year, bringing their host of classic rock anthems to the masses for one last go-around. Announced on Monday, the...


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November 11, 2022
November 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our new November 2022 features. Felix Cavaliere of the Rascals: On New Book, Tour with Gene Cornish, Memories of Jimi Hendrix and the Beatles...


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November 11, 2022
Felix Cavaliere of the Rascals: On New Book, Tour with Gene Cornish, Memories of Jimi Hendrix and the Beatles

Many American bands were casualties of the British Invasion led by the Beatles in the mid-1960s. This wasn’t the case for the Young Rascals, who formed in Garfield, NJ, in...


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November 11, 2022
Top 11 Songs About Fame

“Fame attracts lunatics.” — Elton John “Video Killed the Radio Star” by the Buggles Trevor Horn, Geoff Downes and Bruce Woolley wrote “Video Killed the Radio Star,” a nostalgic look...


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November 11, 2022
Godsmack Shares Adventurous New Song “You and I”; Final Album ‘Lighting Up the Sky’ Out in February

Grammy-nominated hard-rock icons Godsmack returned in late September with “Surrender,” a new song that sounds classically Godsmack. That is, aggressive riffs, pummeling energy and vocalist Sully Erna’s dynamic voice leading the charge:...


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November 11, 2022
‘Mike McCartney’s Early Liverpool’: Q&A on New Genesis Publications Book and Capturing the Beatles, Pre-Fame

On October 5, 1962, a then-little known beat combo from the North of England released its debut single. Though it peaked at Number 17 on the Hit Parade in the...


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November 11, 2022
Out Now: Alt/Grunge Upstarts Soul Blind Take the Leap with Confident, Crushing Debut Album ‘Feel It All Around’

The first article written on this website about the band Hudson Valley, N.Y., band Soul Blind began with a challenge: Watch the new music video for “Misplaced” by Soul Blind...


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November 11, 2022
Rest in Peace, Gallagher, the Comedian Known for Smashing Watermelons: 1946-2022

Leo Anthony Gallagher Jr., known to the world as Gallagher, the offbeat comedian best known for his tendency to smash watermelons with a mallet during his routines, has died at...


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November 11, 2022
Out Now: Bruce Springsteen Covers Soul Classics on Spirited New Album, ‘Only the Strong Survive’ (Listen/Buy)

Only the Strong Survive is a new collection of covers of soul classics from Bruce Springsteen, and after a few months of anticipation, the record is available today, Nov. 11....


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November 11, 2022
Out Now: Guns N’ Roses Revisit ‘Use Your Illusion I & II’ for Sprawling Box Set Collection (Listen/Buy)

Today, Nov. 11, Guns N’ Roses have revisited Use Your Illusion 1 & 2 for a huge box set release packing a bounty of bonus material from the iconic 1992-93 albums that...


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November 11, 2022
Beach Boys Preview ‘Sail On Sailor — 1972’ Box Set with “All This Is That (A Cappella)” (Pre-Order)

Three albums from the vast catalog of The Beach Boys will be the focus of a new box set due out Dec. 2 via Capitol Records/UMe. Sail On Sailor — 1972 will bring...


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November 10, 2022
20,000+ Photos (& 40+ Years) of Adventures with “Weird Al” Yankovic: Drummer Jon ‘Bermuda’ Schwartz Speaks

Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz has been an integral part of the “Weird Al” Yankovic experience since 1980, after a chance encounter on the Dr. Demento Show brought the two together. Schwartz...


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November 10, 2022
Iggy Pop: 19th Studio Solo Album ‘Every Loser’ Out 1/6; Stream “Frenzy” (ft. Executive Producer Andrew Watt)

On Jan. 6, the legendary Iggy Pop will add to his illustrious career with a new studio album, Every Loser. Officially detailed on Thursday, it will be Pop’s 19th solo...


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November 10, 2022
Paul McCartney: ‘The 7″ Singles” Box Set, ft. 80 Songs Curated by Paul, Out 12/2 (In a Vinyl Crate) — Preview

This one’s for the ultimate Sir Paul McCartney fans. Due out Dec. 2, The 7″ Singles Box Set is a collection personally curated by the Beatles legend in celebration of...


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November 10, 2022
Rest in Peace Jeff Cook, Co-Founder of Country Music Hall of Famers Alabama: 1949-2022

Jeff Cook, co-founder of the band Alabama, passed away Monday, Nov. 7, at the age of 73. Cook played lead guitar, provided backing vocals, fiddle work and keyboards for the...


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November 10, 2022
New Found Glory Announces Acoustic Album ‘Make the Most of It,’ Debuts “Dream Born Again”

“You are the dream I thought was lost,” sings New Found Glory vocalist Jordan Pundik in “Dream Born Again,” a heartfelt new song shared by the veteran pop-punk band on...


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November 10, 2022
Jeff “Skunk” Baxter Announces Midwest Tour Dates; Solo Debut ‘Speed of Heat’ Available Now

Back in mid-June, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Jeff “Skunk” Baxter hit a career milestone by releasing his very first solo record, Speed of Heat. In commemoration of the new record and...


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November 9, 2022
GIVEAWAY: Enter for a Chance to Win an ION Air LP Wireless Streaming Turntable with Bluetooth

We had such a strong reaction with our recent turntable giveaway we’re running another one — congrats to Robert Santa Ana of Illinois on his win! It’s time to gather...


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November 9, 2022
Watch: Exclusive RockCellarTV Interview with The Cowsills — ‘Rhythm of the World’ Album Available Now

Rhythm of the World is the title of a brand new studio album from The Cowsills, the renowned family band/singing group that originally formed in the 1960s, broke through with significant early success and...


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November 9, 2022
Watch Bono Perform a Special Version of “With Or Without You” on ‘Colbert’; U2 Front Man’s New Memoir Out Now

U2 front man Bono is busy these days getting the word out about Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story, his new memoir that was published on Nov. 1. Out on a...


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November 9, 2022
Rest in Peace, Original Nazareth Vocalist Dan McCafferty: 1946-2022

Dan McCafferty, founding lead singer of Scottish hard rock band Nazareth from its start in 1968 until he retired from the group in 2013, has passed away at the age...


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November 8, 2022
Peter Gabriel Announces New Album, ‘i/o,’ 2023 U.K./European Tour; North America to Follow

2023’s going to be a busy year for Peter Gabriel. On Tuesday, the legendary English musician/songwriter/icon announced plans for a i/o The Tour, a run of shows in the U.K....


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November 8, 2022
Uriah Heep Announce New Studio Album ‘Chaos & Color,’ Watch “Save Me Tonight” Video

English hard-rock veterans Uriah Heep will return on Jan. 27 with Chaos & Color, the band’s 25th studio record and first since 2018’s Living the Dream. The news was announced...


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November 7, 2022
PHOTOS: Jeff Beck & Johnny Depp Bring Tour to the Orpheum Theatre in LA; New Album ’18’ Out Now

In late August, guitarist Jeff Beck announced plans North American tour. That’s exciting enough in its own right, given Beck’s status as one of the premier guitarists in rock and roll...


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November 7, 2022
Sick New World Festival 2023: System of a Down, Korn, Deftones, Incubus, Evanescence, More Set for Las Vegas Fest in May

Next May 13, 2023, some of the biggest names of the hard rock and “nu-metal” scene of the early 2000s will gather at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds for the...


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November 7, 2022
‘In the Court of the Crimson King — King Crimson at 50’: Coming Soon on Blu-Ray & Deluxe Box Set (Pre-Order)

“I can’t be the only sane man in this asylum,” says King Crimson mastermind Robert Fripp at the end of the trailer for a new documentary titled In the Court of the...


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November 7, 2022
David Crosby: Preview New ‘Live at the Capitol Theatre’ CD/DVD (Out 12/9) with “Guinnevere”

On Dec. 9, David Crosby will do something he hasn’t yet done in his remarkable career: Release a solo live album. David Crosby & The Lighthouse Band Live at the...


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November 7, 2022
Rock Hall Induction 2022: Watch Dolly Parton Perform “Jolene” ft. Brandi Carlile, P!nk, Duran Duran, Judas Priest, Eurythmics, Sheryl Crow and More

Anyone who’s ever had the dream of seeing Dolly Parton and Rob Halford of Judas Priest share a microphone, your wish came true on Saturday night. That’s part of the...


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November 5, 2022
Rest in Peace, Pop Singer/Entertainer Aaron Carter: 1987-2022

Aaron Carter, pop singer/rapper/actor with a string of hits in the late 1990s, has died at the age of 34. Reports surfaced on Saturday afternoon that Carter was found unresponsive...


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November 4, 2022
GIVEAWAY: Enter for a Chance to Win The Beatles’ ‘Revolver’ Special Edition Super Deluxe 4-LP Box Set

While The Beatles‘ Sgt. Pepper album has garnered reams of critical acclaim as a milestone in the group’s recording career, the album that preceded it, Revolver, is the groundbreaking album that changed everything, marking a...


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November 4, 2022
Out Now: Steely Dan Reissue Series of Remastered Albums from ABC/MCA Era Starts with 1972’s ‘Can’t Buy a Thrill’

Steely Dan is best heard in crystal-clear audio — and with that in mind, a new reissue series has begun from the legendary band, remastered from the original tapes and...


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November 4, 2022
Everclear Re-Emerges, Lets Off Some Steam with “Year of the Tiger”; First New Music Since 2015

Art Alexakis is fired up. The front man/band leader of alt-rock veterans Everclear, he’s rarely shied away from speaking his mind — and that continues with “Year of the Tiger,”...


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November 4, 2022
Guns N’ Roses Update “November Rain” to Preview ‘Use Your Illusion I & II’ Box Sets Out 11/11 (Pre-Order)

On Nov. 11, Guns N’ Roses will revisit Use Your Illusion 1 & 2 for a huge box set release packing a bounty of bonus material from the iconic 1992-93...


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November 4, 2022
Eric Clapton: ‘Complete Reprise Studio Albums Vol. 1’ 12-LP Box Set Out Now; Vol. 2 Out in January (Pre-Order)

Today, Nov. 4, sees the release of The Complete Reprise Studio Albums Vol. 1 from Eric Clapton, a 12-LP collection celebrating the legendary guitarist‘s 1983 union with Capitol Records. Per a...


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November 4, 2022
Out Now: John Mellencamp Revisits Classic 1985 Album ‘Scarecrow’ for Deluxe Edition (Listen/Buy)

Today, Nov. 4, John Mellencamp has reissued Scarecrow, the singer/songwriter‘s smash-hit 1985 album that featured three of his biggest hits, “R.O.C.K In The U.S.A. (A Salute To 60’s Rock)” “Lonely...


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November 4, 2022
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: Hear “Call Me the Breeze” from ‘Live at the Fillmore 1997’ (Out 11/25, Pre-Order)

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers‘ archival release Live at the Fillmore 1997 is coming out on Nov. 25 — and on Friday, the Petty estate and Warner Records shared another...


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November 4, 2022
Paramore Plays “This Is Why” on ‘The Tonight Show,’ Announces 2023 Arena Tour

The buzz of the past few months have given Paramore fans plenty to be excited about, as Hayley Williams and her band mates teased new material, announced a new string of tour...


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November 4, 2022
Streaming Now: ‘Weird: The Al Yankovic Story’ is the Ridiculous “Weird Al” Yankovic Biopic You Never Knew You Needed

Today, Nov. 4, the Roku Channel will premiere Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, a 100% authorized and official “biopic” of “Weird Al” Yankovic, the beloved musician/parody artist/pop culture icon whose...


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November 3, 2022
Billy Joel and Stevie Nicks Planning Co-Headlining Stadium Concerts for Spring 2023

Two Icons. One Night. That’s the appropriate billing for (at least) a handful of co-headlining concerts that will be coming in the spring from Billy Joel and Stevie Nicks. Unveiled...


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November 3, 2022
Billy Idol: Playing the Roxy in Hollywood 11/9 Ahead of Vegas Residency; ‘The Cage’ EP Out Now, on Vinyl 11/11

In late September, Billy Idol returned with The Cage, a new set of songs that finds the beloved English singer/songwriter/proud grandfather at his fist-pumping, high-energy best. The EP was first...


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November 3, 2022
Watch a Gorgeous New Video for The Beatles’ “I’m Only Sleeping”; ‘Revolver’ Special Edition Box Set Out Now

One of the key tracks on an album full of incredible moments, “I’m Only Sleeping” is a highlight of Revolver, the Beatles‘ 1966 album that was just revisited for a...


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November 3, 2022
The Immediate Family Shares Sparks Cover, “The Toughest Girl in Town”; New Documentary, Album on the Way

The Immediate Family, the esteemed rock and roll supergroup featuring Danny Kortchmar (guitar and vocals), Waddy Wachtel (guitar and vocals), Leland Sklar (bass), Russ Kunkel (drums) and Steve Postell (guitar and...


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November 3, 2022
Neil Young: ‘Harvest Time’ Doc to Screen in Theaters 12/1, Accompanying ‘Harvest’ 50th Anniversary Edition

On Dec. 2, Neil Young will revisit his classic 1972 solo album Harvest for a 50th anniversary edition reissue. That news was announced recently and comes as Young is also...


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November 2, 2022
Q&A: The London Suede’s Mat Osman on ‘Autofiction,’ North American Tour with Manic Street Preachers

Suede (known as The London Suede in America) helped kickstart the Britpop music revolution. Singer Brett Anderson and bassist Mat Osman, childhood friends from West Sussex, formed the riveting English...


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November 2, 2022
Micky Dolenz to Pay Tribute to the Monkees’ ‘Headquarters’ with Special 2023 Solo Tour

The Monkees Celebrated By Micky Dolenz is the name of a special new solo tour coming from Dolenz. Announced this week, the 19-date trek will begin in Spring 2023 and...


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November 2, 2022
Britt Lower Discovers Her Inner “Wolf” in the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Stylish New Video from ‘Cool It Down’

Back on Sept. 30, Karen O. and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs officially returned with Cool It Down, the acclaimed indie band’s first new album since 2013. Among the album’s standout...


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November 2, 2022
Carly Simon: Rock Hall Induction 11/5; ‘Live at Grand Central’ Release Coming in January (Preview)

Back in April of 1995, Carly Simon and her band surprised travelers inside Grand Central Station in New York City for an unannounced concert event that marked the first performance...


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November 2, 2022
How (and When) to Watch Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2022 Induction Ceremony and Red Carpet Live Stream

This coming Saturday, Nov. 5, will mark the official induction ceremony for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and its Class of 2022. This year’s inductees include Pat Benatar...


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November 1, 2022
It’s Just About Time to Revisit ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’: Spatial Audio/Super Deluxe Box Set 12/2 (Pre-Order)

It’s just about time to listen to A Charlie Brown Christmas once again. The classic holiday album tied to the television special of the same name is a yearly tradition, both...


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November 1, 2022
‘Remain in Light’ Tour: Talking Heads’ Jerry Harrison, Adrian Belew Announce 19-Date Trek for 2023

In early 2023, Talking Heads‘ Jerry Harrison and heralded touring member Adrian Belew will hit the road for a 19-date tour celebrating the legendary band’s 1980 album, Remain in Light....


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November 1, 2022
Taylor Swift Announces ‘The Eras Tour’, Massive Stadium Trek Set for 2023 (Ticket Details); ‘Midnights’ Out Now

Fresh off breaking Billboard Hot 100 records by dominating the Top 10 with songs off her new album, Midnights, Taylor Swift has announced the Eras tour for 2023. The news,...


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November 1, 2022
New from Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds: Listen to “Pretty Boy”; New Album in the Works

Noel Gallagher is back in the news, with a new album in the works from his solo project, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds. This week, the longtime Oasis songwriter/guitarist shared...


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November 1, 2022
Years & Years Updates Crystal Waters’ 1994 Dance/Pop Classic “100% Pure Love” — Listen

The dance-pop scene of the early to mid-1990s was very busy, a handful of the most noteworthy tracks rising above the rest to be considered “classics” today. One of the...


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October 31, 2022
‘Let There Be Drums!’ Doc Out Now ft. Drum Legends (& One of Taylor Hawkins’ Final On-Screen Interviews)

Let There Be Drums! is the title of a new documentary film directed by Justin Kreutzmann, son of Bill Kreutzmann of the Grateful Dead. In the works for some time,...


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October 31, 2022
With ‘Midnights,’ Taylor Swift Just Did Something No Artist Has Ever Done on the Billboard Charts

Doubt Taylor Swift at your own peril. Back on Oct. 21, the global pop star released her tenth album, Midnights, and since its debut she’s now pulled off a feat...


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October 31, 2022
Watch the Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” in a Los Angeles Parking Lot

This past Saturday night, the Red Hot Chili Peppers played a benefit concert for the Silverlake Conservatory of Music in Los Angeles. An annual benefit gig for the venue, a...


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October 31, 2022
Enjoy Some Festive Rock and Roll-Themed Jack-O-Lanterns for Halloween

It’s here once again — Halloween. While it’s an admittedly odd custom from a general standpoint, it’s one we love so dearly thanks to our collective crippling addiction to sugar,...


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October 31, 2022
Is This “Weird Al” Yankovic or a Cat Dressed as “Weird Al” Yankovic for Halloween?

Happy Halloween, the one day a year we’re all allowed to don our most ridiculous, over-the-top outfits in tribute to our favorite pop-culture icons and celebrities. Like “Weird Al” Yankovic,...


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October 31, 2022
John Entwistle ft. Keith Moon: “Bogey Man” Debuted for Halloween (from New Entwistle Compilation)

Rarities Oxhumed — Volume One is a special new collection of solo material from the late John Entwistle of The Who. The album features unreleased and remastered studio tracks, demos,...


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October 31, 2022
Preview KISS’ ‘Creatures of the Night’ Reissue with “Not for the Innocent (Demo)”; Box Set Out 11/18

Originally released in 1982, Creatures of the Night was a major moment in KISS‘ meteoric career, becoming a heavy fan favorite among the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band‘s many releases. The album...


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October 31, 2022
Rest in Peace, Dead Kennedys/Red Hot Chili Peppers Drummer D.H. Peligro: 1959-2022

D.H. Peligro, who served as drummer for punk legends the Dead Kennedys in addition to short stint with the Red Hot Chili Peppers in the 1980s, died at the age...


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October 28, 2022
Rest in Peace, Jerry Lee Lewis: 1935-2022

Jerry Lee Lewis has passed away at the age of 87. The news broke early Friday, just two days after initial reports of his death were circulated prematurely from many...


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October 28, 2022
John Mellencamp Debuts Unreleased Song “Smart Guys”; ‘Scarecrow’ Reissue Nov. 4 (Pre-Order)

“Smart Guys” is a previously unreleased song from John Mellencamp, recorded during the album sessions that resulted in his landmark 1985 record Scarecrow. On Nov. 4, Mellencamp will revisit the...


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October 28, 2022
Nov. 20, Live Stream ‘Elton John Live: Farewell From Dodger Stadium’ Exclusively on Disney Plus

Coming up on Nov. 20, Disney Plus will host a special live stream concert event capturing the magic of Sir Elton John‘s Farewell Yellow Brick Road performance at Dodger Stadium...


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October 28, 2022
Disturbed Previews New Album ‘Divisive’ with the Title Track — LP Out 11/18 (Pre-Order)

Perennially unstoppable multiplatinum hard rockers Disturbed will return on Nov. 18 with a new studio album, Divisive. The band has been previewing the record in recent weeks with a few...


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October 28, 2022
John Oates Debuts “Pushin’ a Rock,” Links with Movember to Raise Awareness for Men’s Health

“Pushin’ a Rock” is a new song from John Oates, a songwriting collaboration between the iconic musician and Nathan Paul Chapman. A smooth, funky composition, the song came with a...


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October 28, 2022
New from Iggy Pop: Stream “Frenzy,” a Primal Blast of Energy ft. Andrew Watt, Chad Smith and Duff McKagan

Iggy Pop may be 75 years old, but he still rocks it like he’s in his twenties. “Frenzy” is a new song shared by the living legend on Friday, and...


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October 28, 2022
Bruce Springsteen Shares Cover of Ben E. King’s “Don’t Play That Song”; ‘Only the Strong Survive’ 11/11 (Pre-Order)

On Nov. 11, Bruce Springsteen will return with a new album. Only the Strong Survive is a collection of covers of soul classics with special significance for “The Boss,” and will be his first release since 2020’s Letter...


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October 28, 2022
Out Now: The Beatles Revisit 1966’s ‘Revolver’ for Expanded Special Edition — Listen/Buy

“There has to be a point behind doing something. There’s no point in just doing stuff for the sake of it, there has to be a number of things that...


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October 28, 2022
Beach Boys Unearth Rare Dennis Wilson Song “Carry Me Home” to Preview ‘Sail On Sailor — 1972’ (Pre-Order)

Three albums from the vast catalog of The Beach Boys will be the focus of a new box set due out Dec. 2 via Capitol Records/UMe. As announced recently, Sail On...


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October 28, 2022
Out Now: ‘The Essential Foo Fighters,’ ft. the Taylor Hawkins-Led “Cold Day in the Sun” (Listen/Buy)

As the years wore on and the Foo Fighters expanded their live show across the world stage, Dave Grohl and his band mates flexed their muscle, so to speak, with...


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October 27, 2022
Mick Mars, Guitarist of Motley Crue, to Retire from Touring Due to Difficulties of Ankylosing Spondylitis

Mötley Crüe has a big slate of international tour dates coming up in 2023 with Def Leppard, but the iconic Sunset Strip rockers will play the gigs without lead guitarist...


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October 27, 2022
Catching Up with Jxdn: TikTok Fame, Playing When We Were Young 2022 & His “Super Power,” Travis Barker

“I don’t really care how people feel about me, I care about how people feel.” That’s the overall message put out by Jxdn, otherwise known as Jaden Hossler, one of...


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October 27, 2022
A Few Questions with Brandon Saller of Atreyu — at When We Were Young Festival 2022

Anybody who attended a few iterations of the Vans Warped Tour or Ozzfest in the early to mid 2000’s most likely caught at least a song or two from Atreyu....


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October 27, 2022
Early Reports of Jerry Lee Lewis’ Passing Were Premature

Update, Oct. 28: Jerry Lee Lewis has died at the age of 87, after reports earlier in the week were made prematurely. Social media was abuzz on Wednesday with reports...


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October 27, 2022
Sammy Hagar Reflects in Emotional Video for “Father Time”; New LP with The Circle, ‘Crazy Times,’ Out Now

“Father Time” is a song Sammy Hagar wasn’t sure if he’d ever release. A note accompanying the official video for the song, included on the new Sammy Hagar and the...


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October 27, 2022
Unwritten Law Sets 2023 West Coast Tour, Shares Short Film Videos; New Album ‘The Hum’ Out Now

Southern California skate-punk veterans Unwritten Law recently returned with The Hum, the seventh studio album from the band and the first since 2011. A compelling concept album with a bit...


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October 27, 2022
Armor for Sleep Q&A: Ben Jorgensen Talks When We Were Young Festival, New Album, Tour and More

Hailing from New Jersey, Armor for Sleep recently returned with The Rain Museum, the first album from the the alt/rock/emo band since its reformation in 2020 and first album since...


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October 26, 2022
The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Q&A on The Legacy of “Face Down” and Playing When We Were Young Festival 2022

Arriving on the scene with 2006’s Don’t You Fake It, the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus scored a major hit with “Face Down,” which became an enduring classic of the “emo”/alt-rock scene....


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October 26, 2022
Jimi Hendrix Experience ‘Los Angeles Forum: April 26, 1969’: Preview with a Ripping “Purple Haze”; LP Out 11/18

Just in time for the 80th birthday festivities of the late Jimi Hendrix on Nov. 27, Experience Hendrix L.L.C., in partnership with Legacy Recordings will celebrate the guitarist/icon‘s legacy with a...


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October 26, 2022
The Inside Story of the Beatles’ Long-Awaited ‘Revolver’ Special Edition Box Set: Q&A with Giles Martin (On Sale)

While The Beatles‘ Sgt. Pepper album has garnered reams of critical acclaim as a milestone in the group’s recording career, the album that preceded it, Revolver, is the groundbreaking album...


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October 26, 2022
Adele Toasted with Rosé While Gliding Down a Lazy River in New “I Drink Wine” Video; Vegas Residency Starts 11/18

Floating down a river while showered with rosé. That sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? It’s exactly what happens to Adele in the singer’s new video for “I Drink Wine,”...


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October 26, 2022
311 Rocks Chicago with ‘Transistor’ and ‘Blue’ Album Shows (ft. special Guests The Urge) — PHOTOS

Veteran reggae/rockers 311 are out on the road right now for a run of dates that have included special full-album performances in New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles. This past weekend,...


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October 25, 2022
Recap: When We Were Young Festival Overcomes Canceled First Day as “Elder Emos” & Nostalgia Take Over Las Vegas

Let’s get right into it: The When We Were Young Festival is a great time, a nostalgic mix of familiar favorites from all corners of the emo/punk scene of the...


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October 25, 2022
Preview Neil Young’s ‘Harvest’ 50th Anniversary Edition with Unboxing Video — Set Out 12/2 (Pre-Order)

On Dec. 2, Neil Young will revisit his classic 1972 solo album, Harvest, for its 50th anniversary, complete with a wealth of bonus material from the era. Announced recently, the...


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October 25, 2022
The Moody Blues’ John Lodge: ‘Performs Days Of Future Passed’ Tour Coming in 2023

Early next year, John Lodge of the Moody Blues will head out on special tour performing Days of Future Passed in its entirety each night, backed by his 10,000 Light...


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October 25, 2022
With Two No. 1 Albums in 2022, Red Hot Chili Peppers Do Something Not Seen in Rock Music Since 2005

For the first time in 17 years, a rock band has released two No. 1 studio albums in the same year. This time, it’s the Red Hot Chili Peppers, who...


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October 24, 2022
Rest in Peace, Comedian/Actor Leslie Jordan (‘Will & Grace,’ ‘Call Me Kat’): 1955-2022

Sad news hit Hollywood Monday when it was announced that Leslie Jordan, beloved actor/comedian Leslie Jordan died at the age of 67. Initial reports indicated that Jordan crashed into the...


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October 21, 2022
Out Now: Taylor Swift’s ‘Midnights,’ a New Album of “Music Written in the Middle of the Night” (Listen/Buy)

Arriving with much fanfare late Thursday night, Midnights is the latest studio effort from Taylor Swift. The global superstar’s 10th studio album to date and the follow-up to 2020’s Evermore,...


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October 21, 2022
Out Now: Arctic Monkeys Remain Ahead of the Game with New LP ‘The Car’ (Listen/Buy)

Genre-defying English rock/indie stars Arctic Monkeys have defied expectations for years. After emerging in 2006 with their compelling debut album Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not, the band became...


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October 20, 2022
Out Now and Streaming Everywhere: Lou Reed ‘Words & Music, May 1965,’ ft. Rare Material (Listen/Buy)

Last month saw the release of Words & Music, May 1965 — a collection of some never-before-heard material from Lou Reed — on digital platforms. The collection has since seen a physical...


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October 20, 2022
Out Now: Alter Bridge’s Epic New Album ‘Pawns & Kings’; Tour with Mammoth WVH Coming in 2023

On Oct. 14, Alter Bridge — the hard-rock band featuring Myles Kennedy on vocals alongside longtime Creed members Mark Tremonti (lead guitar), Brian Marshall (bass) and Scott Phillips — returned with a...


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October 20, 2022
Tyson Ritter (All-American Rejects) Launches New Project Now More Than Ever: Watch “Don’t Rush, Don’t Wait”

Tyson Ritter is a busy man. Known to many as the front man of multiplatinum rock/pop band All-American Rejects, Ritter is also an accomplished actor with years of credits to...


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October 20, 2022
Megadeth Continues Video Series with “Life in Hell,” from New LP ‘The Sick, The Dying…And The Dead!’

The Sick, The Dying… And The Dead!, the new album from Dave Mustaine and his Megadeth pals that was unleashed on Sept. 2, brought with it a series of dramatic...


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October 20, 2022
Watch The 1975 Perform the Upbeat-but-Chilling “Looking for Somebody to Love,” from New LP Out Now

“Looking for Somebody (To Love)” is one of the more energetic songs featured on Being Funny in a Foreign Language, the new studio album from English pop/rock/indie band The 1975...


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October 20, 2022
Stadium Tour Encore: Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard Announce 2023 World Tour

Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard must have enjoyed their time on this past summer’s blockbuster Stadium Tour, the massive trek featuring special guests Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Poison....


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October 19, 2022
Photos: Jackson Browne ‘An Evening With …’ Tour Visits Outlaw Field at the Idaho Botanical Garden

Legendary singer/songwriter/activist Jackson Browne recently embarked on a special tour, bringing his An Evening With … performances to venues around the country. On Sept. 21, the tour rolled through Outlaw...


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October 19, 2022
PHOTOS: Portugal. the Man and Phantogram at the Sonoma Harvest Music Festival

On Oct. 8-9, the Sonoma Harvest Music Festival took place at B.R. Cohn Winery in Northern California. A decidedly intimate affair — the event’s website notes a capacity limited at...


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October 19, 2022
The Police “Every Breath You Take” Music Video Joins the 1,000,000,000 Views Club on YouTube

A billion views! That’s … quite a lot, and it makes for an exclusive club as far as YouTube videos are concerned. Among the latest to join the ranks of...


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October 19, 2022
New from Jimmy Eat World: Stream the Slow-Burning “Place Your Debts”; On Tour Now

Jimmy Eat World has two facets — the guitar-forward alt/rock sound that put the Arizona band on the map two decades ago with songs like “Bleed American” and “The Middle,”...


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October 19, 2022
Yes: On Tour Now, Celebrating 50 Years of ‘Close to the Edge’ in Tribute to the Late Alan White

Earlier this month, prog-rock icons Yes hit the road for a special 50th anniversary tour celebrating the band’s landmark 1972 album. As detailed previously, the run continues Yes’ The Album...


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October 19, 2022
Bayside: Three-Song ‘The Red’ EP Out Now; Tour with I Am the Avalanche/Koyo in Feb.

Queens-based alt/punk band Bayside is back with a new EP, The Red, a three-song release featuring the track “Strangest Faces,” which the band first debuted in May: “Good Advice” followed a few months...


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October 18, 2022
Recap: My Chemical Romance Broke All the Rules at its Electrifying ‘Reunion Tour’ Run at the Kia Forum

Head-in-your-hands, awestruck wonder. The realization of your dreams coming true in front of your eyes. This was the sensation experienced by many My Chemical Romance fans at Monday night’s conclusion...


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October 18, 2022
Rest in Peace, Rockabilly Revival Crooner Robert Gordon: 1947-2022

Neo-Rockabilly singer Robert Gordon has died today at the age of 75. First reported by Variety the cause of death appears to have been leukemia. Gordon was a baritone vocalist...


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October 18, 2022
Arctic Monkeys: New Album ‘The Car’ Out 10/21; Stream “I Ain’t Quite Where I Think I Am”; 2023 Tour on Sale

This Friday, shape-shifting English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys returns with a new studio album, The Car. The band has been previewing the record in recent weeks with a few songs,...


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October 18, 2022
Cali Vibes Festival 2023: Jack Johnson, Rebelution, Dirty Heads, 311, Slightly Stoopid, Damian Marley & More

Cali Vibes, the music festival put on by Goldenvoice that brings together the most notable acts in the reggae/rock scene, will return in February with its 2023 edition, its second...


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October 18, 2022
Billie Eilish: ‘Happier Than Ever, The Hometown Encore’ Gigs Coming to the Kia Forum in LA 12/15-16

After an eventful year supporting her 2021 sophomore album, Happier Than Ever, with a massive global tour, Billie Eilish announced two special concerts scheduled for the Kia Forum in Inglewood,...


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October 18, 2022
311 Live Streaming ‘Blue’ and ‘Transistor’ Album Shows This Weekend 10/22-23 — How to Watch

Veteran reggae/rockers 311 are out on the road right now for a run of dates that have included particularly special full-album performances in New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles....


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October 18, 2022
Best Wishes to Music Legend Peter Asher, ‘Resting at Home’ After Emergency Brain Surgery

After undergoing emergency brain surgery earlier in the month, legendary music figure Peter Asher is “resting at home,” according to a message shared on his social media pages this week:...


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October 18, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Get Dressed Up for “The Drummer” Video; ‘Return of the Dream Canteen’ Out Now

It’s a good time to be a Red Hot Chili Peppers fan. Not only did the iconic rockers embark on an excellent North American run of its global tour this...


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October 18, 2022
Wilco Debuts “A Lifetime to Find”; ‘Cruel Country’ 2-LP/CD Coming in January (Pre-Order)

Back in late May, Wilco returned with its 12th studio album, Cruel Country, the latest addition to the catalog from Jeff Tweedy and the esteemed indie/rock band. Initially a digital...


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October 17, 2022
Omnivore Recordings Reissues 4 Out-of Print Jonathan Richman & Modern Lovers Albums on LP & CD

Starting this past August, and continuing through November, four previously out-of-print albums by Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers will be rolled out from Omnivore Records. The reissued albums originally...


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October 17, 2022
Preview Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers ‘Live at the Fillmore 1997’ with Behind-The-Scenes Video (Pre-Order)

Due out on Nov. 18 is Live at the Fillmore 1997, a collection from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers commemorating the ensemble’s 20-night stand at the famed San Francisco theater...


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October 17, 2022
Out Now: Rina Sawayama’s New Album ‘Hold the Girl,’ a Powerful Musical Tour de Force (On Tour Now)

The past few years have brought with them an intensifying global focus on Rina Sawayama, the genre-hopping singer/songwriter who released her latest album, Hold the Girl, on Sept. 16. Her 2020...


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October 17, 2022
Watch a Delirious Crowd of San Diego Padres Fans Sing Blink-182’s “All the Small Things” During a Rain Shower

What a busy week it’s been for Tom DeLonge, guitarist of Blink-182. Last week, the band officially announced DeLonge’s return after several years away, as he has rejoined Mark Hoppus...


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October 17, 2022
Bruce Springsteen Previews Soul LP with Cover of the Commodores’ “Nightshift” (Watch/Pre-Order)

On Nov. 11, Bruce Springsteen will return with a new album. Only the Strong Survive is a collection of covers of soul classics with special significance for “The Boss,” and will be...


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October 17, 2022
Out Now: Global Superstar Robbie Williams Celebrates 25 Years with New ‘XXV’ LP, ‘Life Thru a Lens’ Reissue 12/2

Global pop superstar Robbie Williams put together a rather elaborate method of celebrating his 25th year as a solo artist, with a special collection titled XXV that was released on Sept....


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October 17, 2022
Journey Maps Out 2023 Freedom Tour ft. Toto to Commemorate 50th Anniversary

After a big run on the Freedom tour throughout 2022, Journey will continue the outing again next year, with special guests Toto returning for the occasion. And it’s a big...


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October 17, 2022
Out Now: Poppy Starts Another Era with Stagger’ EP; Touring with Smashing Pumpkins/Jane’s Addiction (Listen)

Poppy, the perennially envelope-pushing and genre-hopping musician otherwise known as Moriah Rose Pereira, ushered in a new era last Friday, Oct. 14 Stagger is the title of Poppy’s new EP,...


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October 14, 2022
Athens Band The Bad Ends to Release “The Power & The Glory” 1/20/23 ~ Watch the Video for “All Your Friends Are Dying”

Athens Georgia band The Bad Ends has just announced the release of its first album The Power & The Glory on New West Records, and today premiered the debut single...


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October 14, 2022
Out Now: Pearl Jam ‘Rearviewmirror (Greatest Hits 1991-2003)’ Vols. 1 and 2 on Reissued Vinyl (Listen/Buy)

Originally released in 2004, Rearviewmirror (Greatest Hits 1991-2003) is a collection of some of the biggest and most notable songs from the Pearl Jam catalog up to that point. Per...


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October 14, 2022
Out Now: Todd Rundgren Releases New Album ‘Space Force’ (Listen); Celebrating Bowie Tour on Now

Space Force is the title of a brand new studio album from Todd Rundgren, which the esteemed singer/songwriter/prog icon released today, Oct. 14. Rundgren has had the album in the...


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October 14, 2022
Neil Young: ‘Harvest’ 50th Anniversary Edition Coming 12/2; Preview with “Heart of Gold” (Pre-Order)

Harvest remains one of the most enduring classics in the vaunted catalog of Neil Young. On Dec. 2, the legendary singer/songwriter will reissue his 1972 classic solo record for its...


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October 14, 2022
Rest in Peace, Versatile ‘Harry Potter’ Actor Robbie Coltrane: 1950-2022

Robbie Coltrane, the veteran Scottish actor with a career that spanned decades and amassed him global stardom for the role of Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter films, has passed...


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October 14, 2022
Gig Recap: Lamb of God Absolutely Lays Waste to the YouTube Theater in LA on ‘Omens’ Tour

At one point during Lamb of God‘s pummeling headlining concert at the YouTube Theater in Inglewood, Calif., on Thursday night, vocalist D. Randall Blythe commanded his adoring audience to dance....


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October 14, 2022
Out Now: The 1975 Trims the Fat, Flourishes on New Album ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ (Listen; Tour)

The 1975 contains multitudes. For the entirety of the English pop/rock/indie band‘s existence, the group has exhibited an unabashed commitment to a sometimes perplexing duality: grandiose songwriting drawing heavy inspiration...


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October 14, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Tap a Wellspring of Creativity for ‘Return of the Dream Canteen,’ Second Double-LP of 2022

Releasing two separate 17-song albums in the same year is an act of supreme confidence. The Red Hot Chili Peppers possess that confidence. Return of the Dream Canteen is the...


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October 14, 2022
Ringo Starr Cancels All-Starr Band Fall Tour After Another Positive COVID Test

In early October, Ringo Starr announced that he’d tested positive for COVID-19, prompting the cancellation of some of his fall tour dates with his All-Starr Band. At the time, the...


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October 14, 2022
Green Day: ‘Nimrod’ 25th Anniversary Edition Announced; Stream “You Irritate Me (Demo)” (Pre-Order)

Originally released on Oct. 14, 1997, Nimrod was the fifth full-length album from East Bay alt/punk rockers Green Day. Coming on the heels of the band’s breakthrough 1994 record Dookie...


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October 14, 2022
Out Now: Blink-182 Debuts “Edging,” Marking the Return of Tom DeLonge (2023 Tour On Sale Now)

The new era of Blink-182 is officially here. Or maybe it’s an “old” era, now that guitarist/vocalist Tom DeLonge has finally officially rejoined bassist/vocalist Mark Hoppus and drummer Travis Barker?...


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October 13, 2022
October 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our new October 2022 features. ‘It’s About Being Loved’: Linda Ronstadt Celebrates Her Mexican-American Heritage with New Book Pixies Lead Guitarist Joey Santiago Discusses...


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October 13, 2022
Gene Cornish Talks ‘My Life as a Rascal,’ Reuniting with Felix Cavaliere & More

Gene Cornish was at a crossroads in 1964. Born in Ontario, Cornish moved to Rochester, NY, early in life and formed a band called the Unbeatables. The group made an...


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October 13, 2022
Willie Nelson Previews ‘Live at Budokan’ with “Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground” — Watch/Pre-Order

On Nov. 18, Willie Nelson will release Live at Budokan, the first official release of a legendary 1984 performance he and his band delivered at Nippon Budokan. Announced recently, the...


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October 13, 2022
“Here It Is: A Tribute To Leonard Cohen” Comes Out 10/14 Ft. James Taylor, Iggy Pop, Peter Gabriel & More (Listen Here)

On October 14th Blue Note records will release Here It Is: A Tribute To Leonard Cohen, featuring 12 new Cohen covers by a diverse cast of talented performers. Pulled together...


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October 13, 2022
Queen: ‘The Miracle Collector’s Edition’ 11/18; Hear Rediscovered “Face It Alone” ft. Freddie Mercury (Pre-Order)

Originally released in May of 1989, The Miracle was the 13th studio album from Queen and the penultimate release from the band with lead singer Freddie Mercury. Its release came...


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October 12, 2022
Out Now: Previously Unreleased Live Album New Riders Of The Purple Sage “Lyceum ’72” (Listen)

Omnivore Recordings has just released Lyceum ‘72 a previously unreleased live recording by New Riders of the Purple Sage, on CD. The live performance was from May 26, 1972 –...


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October 12, 2022
‘It’s About Being Loved’: Linda Ronstadt Celebrates Her Mexican-American Heritage with New Book

Linda Ronstadt, the queen of California cool, recalls her heyday and the formative years that inspired her new book Feels Like Home: A Song for the Sonoran Borderlands — published...


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October 12, 2022
Humble Pie: 8-Disc ‘The A&M CD Box Set (1970-1975)’ Coming 12/2 ft. Unreleased Material (Preview/Pre-Order)

On Dec. 2, A&M/UMe will revisit some key albums from the iconic catalog of Humble Pie with The A&M CD Box Set (1970-1975), an eight-disc collection celebrating the early 1970s...


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October 12, 2022
Story of the Year Unleashes “Tear Me to Pieces,” Title Track of New Album Out in March

The recipe for success with St. Louis-based rock/punk/emo band Story of the Year is the combination of aggression and melody — and a careful balance between the two. That was behind...


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October 11, 2022
Rest in Peace, Angela Lansbury (‘Beauty and the Beast,’ ‘Murder, She Wrote,’ Among Many More): 1925-2022

Angela Lansbury, the acclaimed actor/entertainer known for a host of iconic roles in television, cinema and the stage, has died at the age of 96. The news was first reported...


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October 11, 2022
Mark Hoppus on Blink-182 Tour, Tom DeLonge’s Return: ‘Everyone’s On a Good Page. We’re All Stoked’

Tuesday brought major news for Blink-182 fans — especially those that have longed for guitarist/vocalist Tom DeLonge to resume his role alongside bassist/vocalist Mark Hoppus and drummer Travis Barker. After...


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October 11, 2022
Out Now: Bush Returns with Focused, Thematically Heavy New Album, ‘The Art of Survival’ (Listen)

Bush, the long-running alt/rock band fronted by Gavin Rossdale, just doesn’t rest. After spending the past few weeks on a big tour supporting Alice in Chains and Breaking Benjamin, the...


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October 11, 2022
When We Were Young Festival 2023: Green Day, Blink-182, The Offspring, Good Charlotte, Sum 41, More

With three sold-out installments of the inaugural When We Were Young Festival coming up on Oct. 22, 23 and 29 at Las Vegas Festival Grounds, Live Nation has already unveiled...


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October 11, 2022
New Documentary: ‘In the Court of the Crimson King, King Crimson at 50’ Coming Soon (Watch Trailer)

“I can’t be the only sane man in this asylum,” says King Crimson mastermind Robert Fripp at the end of the trailer for a new documentary titled In the Court of the Crimson...


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October 11, 2022
RIP Art Laboe, Pioneering Radio DJ Who Coined Phrase ‘Oldies, But Goodies’: 1925-22

News broke on Monday that Art Laboe, radio personality/DJ with a career spanning decades and an influence many consider pioneering across the industry, passed away on Oct. 7 at the...


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October 11, 2022
Graham Nash: New Compilation Featuring David Crosby in the Works (“This Really is A Great Album”)

Since Crosby, Stills & Nash went their separate ways in 2015, there has been a sense of finality about it — mostly due to jabs levied by the respective musicians...


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October 11, 2022
Tom DeLonge Rejoins Blink-182; New Song “Edging” 10/14, Massive 2023-24 World Tour Announced

Time to dust off your old Atticus shirts and wallet chains. Blink-182 — as in Mark Hoppus, Travis Barker and Tom DeLonge — are back. On Tuesday, feverish recent rumors...


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October 10, 2022
PHOTOS: The Black Keys ‘Dropout Boogie’ Tour Whips Up a Frenzy at the Forum in Los Angeles

The Black Keys released their 11th studio album, Dropout Boogie, back in May. Since early July, guitarist/singer Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney have been out on the road with...


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October 10, 2022
My Chemical Romance Reunion Tour Rolls Through Oakland with Taking Back Sunday, Surfbort (PHOTOS)

My Chemical Romance launched the North American leg of their highly anticipated reunion tour in August. An outing that was first put on hold after the beloved punk/emo band reignited in...


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October 10, 2022
Ultravox To Reissue “Rage In Eden” in 3 New Editions on 12/2 (Details Here)

On December 2nd, Chrysalis Records will reissue Rage in Eden, Ultravox’s popular second album with Midge Ure. Originally released in October 1981, Rage in Eden was a worthy successor to...


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October 10, 2022
Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs Cap Hollywood Bowl Gig by Covering “Kids in America” with Japanese Breakfast and the Linda Lindas

“We are the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and we’re back!” That’s how band leader/vocalist Karen O. expressed her excitement on Oct. 6 when she and her band mates took the stage...


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October 10, 2022
Top 30 Halloween Songs (2022 Edition) – Watch & Listen!

Here’s assortment — a Top 30, to be precise — of curated Halloween Songs, revised for 2022, ahead of your holiday celebration! Listen below … if you dare. 1. “I...


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October 10, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Give “Eddie” Live Debut; ‘Return of the Dream Canteen’ LP Out Friday 10/14

This coming Friday, Oct. 14, will bring with it the release of Return of the Dream Canteen, a new album from the Red Hot Chili Peppers and the second new...


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October 10, 2022
The Animals ‘Retrospective’ Collection to Get First Vinyl Release 11/18 (Pre-Order)

Originally released in 2004, The Animals Retrospective is a definitive collection of material from the band, spanning 1964-1970. Until now, the set was only available on CD and digital, but...


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October 9, 2022
Eurythmics’ Dave Stewart Teams Up With Stevie Nicks and Ukrainian Musicians to “Collaborate for Peace” (Listen)

Two popular Ukrainian musician/artists have enlisted the support of Dave Stewart (Eurythmics) and Stevie Nicks to write and record a new song – “Face to Face,” to help raise funds...


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October 7, 2022
Out Now: Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros ‘Live in Colorado Vol. 2’; Fall Tour on Now; Dead and Company Farewell in ’23

Today, Oct. 7, brought with it the release of Live in Colorado: Vol. 2, a new live collection from Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. — the ensemble featuring Grateful Dead‘s Bob Weir,...


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October 7, 2022
John Mellencamp Previews ‘Scarecrow’ Reissue with “Carolina Shag” (Listen/Pre-Order); Tour Starts in Feb.

These are especially busy times for John Mellencamp. Back on Sept. 13, the legendary singer/songwriter announced plans for a remastered reissue of Scarecrow, his smash-hit 1985 album that featured three...


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October 7, 2022
Out Now: Lamb of God Unleashes Frustrated Fury on Absolutely Crushing New Album ‘Omens’ (Listen/On Tour)

Omens, the new studio album from Virginia-based heavy metal outfit Lamb of God, ought to come with a safety precaution: May impair your ability to operate machinery. This is a...


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October 7, 2022
Dead and Company ‘The Final Tour’: 27 Dates Across North America from May-July, 2023

  Next summer, Dead and Company will embark on The Final Tour — which definitely sounds like the last chance you’ll get to experience the jam band “supergroup” (featuring Grateful Dead alumni...


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October 7, 2022
Out Now: The Cult Returns with ‘Under the Midnight Sun,’ its First Album Since 2016 (Listen)

There’s just something compelling about Ian Astbury’s lead vocals, a driving force behind the primal energy of The Cult and its music for decades. Paired with guitarist Billy Duffy (the...


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October 6, 2022
Flash Back to the 1980s with Nickelback in Nostalgic New Song, “Those Days”; New LP 11/18

Do you remember the 1980s? Nickelback sure does. This week, the multiplatinum alt/rock band shared a new song called “Those Days,” and it’s all about nostalgia. Specifically, nostalgia for the...


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October 6, 2022
Allman Brothers Band: Remastered Version of Longtime Bootleg ‘Syria Mosque: Pittsburgh, PA January 17, 1971’ Out 12/16 (Pre-Order)

Syria Mosque: Pittsburgh, PA January 17, 1971 is the title of an upcoming live set from the Allman Brothers Band. Long circulated among fans as a bootleg — and with...


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October 6, 2022
The Who Launches Fall Run of ‘The Who Hits Back!’ Tour, Running Through October

The second leg of The Who Hits Back! tour from the legendary English band began this week with a show at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. The continuation of a tour...


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October 6, 2022
Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp Launch Tour with U.S. Debut in Washington, D.C.; New Album ’18’ Out Now

In late August, guitarist Jeff Beck announced plans for a North American tour. That’s exciting enough in its own right, given Beck’s status as one of the premier guitarists in...


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October 5, 2022
Bob Weir: 50th Anniversary Reissue of 1972 Solo Debut ‘Ace’ Coming in 2023 (Preview/Pre-Order)

In 1972, Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead released his solo debut, Ace — though many of his colleagues in the psychedelic/jam band participated in the recording sessions. For the...


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October 5, 2022
Rush’s Geddy Lee Toasts Taylor Hawkins, Neil Peart with Heartfelt Instagram Post

We’re just over one week removed from the Foo Fighters‘ all-star tribute concert honoring late drummer Taylor Hawkins that took place at the Kia Forum in Los Angeles on Sept....


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October 5, 2022
“This Is Sparklehorse” – Documentary On The Sad & Beautiful World of Mark Linkous – Available 10/15 (Preview Here)

This is Sparklehorse – a new documentary film about the enigmatic late songwriter/musician Mark Linkous is finally ready to launch after an 11 year journey. It will be available to...


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October 5, 2022
Mama Cass Elliot Honored With Posthumous Star On The Hollywood Walk of Fame (Photos)

This past Monday, October 3rd, “Mama” Cass Elliot was honored with a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. A Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Mama Cass was...


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October 5, 2022
New: “The Blues Don’t Lie” by Guitarist Buddy Guy With Guests James Taylor, Jason Isbell, Mavis Staples, Elvis Costello (Listen here)

Blues legend Buddy Guy has just released his 34th studio album, and his voice and guitar sound (as expected) as wonderful as ever. The Blues Don’t Lie was released on...


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October 4, 2022
PHOTOS: Ohana Festival 2022 — Eddie Vedder, Stevie Nicks, Jack White, Khruangbin, P!nk, St. Vincent & More

This past weekend, a mix of acts spanning generations and genres gathered at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, Calif. for the Ohana Festival, the yearly music festival curated and...


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October 4, 2022
Hear Billy Vera and Larry Chance’s New Rendition of the Ben E. King Classic, “Stand By Me”

Two iconic singers teamed up recently for a new recording of “Stand By Me,” the classic song originally performed by Ben E. King and co-written by King and Jerry Leiber...


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October 4, 2022
Smashing Pumpkins/Jane’s Addiction Launch ‘Spirits on Fire’ Tour; Here’s What to Expect

The Spirits on Fire tour, featuring The Smashing Pumpkins and special guests Jane’s Addiction, is on now — and thus far, it looks like a can’t-miss night of music for...


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October 4, 2022
Rage Against the Machine Cancels 2023 North American Tour Due to Zack de la Rocha’s Torn Achilles

Back in August, Rage Against the Machine cancelled its European reunion tour per ‘medical guidance’ given to front man Zack de la Rocha regarding a foot injury he sustained shortly...


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October 4, 2022
Poppy: New Song “FYB,” from ‘Stagger’ EP Out 10/14; Touring with Smashing Pumpkins/Jane’s Addiction

Poppy, the perennially envelope-pushing and genre-hopping musician otherwise known as Moriah Rose Pereira, has taken many forms over the last few years. 2020’s I Disagree, her third studio album, was...


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October 4, 2022
David Crosby Readies First-Ever Live Album/Full Concert DVD, ‘Live at the Capitol Theatre’ (Preview/Pre-Order)

Somewhat remarkably given the scope of his career and commitment to his craft, David Crosby has never released a full live solo album. That will end on Nov. 25, when...


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October 4, 2022
Depeche Mode: New Studio Album, ‘Memento Mori’ World Tour Coming in 2023

Next year will be a big one for legendary English synth-pop/electronic rock band Depeche Mode. On Tuesday, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame group — which at this point...


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October 4, 2022
Rest in Peace, Country Music Legend Loretta Lynn: 1932-2022

Country music legend Loretta Lynn has passed away at the age of 90. The news was made public early Tuesday by her family, which posted the following across Lynn’s social...


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October 3, 2022
John Mellencamp: 76-Night ‘Live and In Person 2023’ North American Tour Starts in February

Beginning on Feb. 5, the legendary John Mellencamp will embark on a massive, 76-date tour dubbed Live and In Person 2023. Announced recently, the tour comes on the heels of...


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October 3, 2022
Dash Rip Rock Releases Halloween Song “It Ain’t a Party ‘Til Somebody Dies” – Get It For Free!

Just in time for Halloween, rockabilly-cowpunk-swamp-roots-party band Dash Rip Rock have just released their garage-bayou dance rave-up “It Ain’t a Party ‘Til Somebody Dies.” Written by Dash Rip Rock’s illustrious...


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October 3, 2022
Pixies Lead Guitarist Joey Santiago Discusses the Making of the Band’s New Album, ‘Doggerel’ (Out Now)

Something rare happened when Pixies were making their eighth studio album Doggerel, which was released on Sept. 30. Joey Santiago finally snagged his first co-writing credits after 25-odd years as...


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October 3, 2022
Lynn Goldsmith Q&A: Back to the Future Shock with Images of ‘Music in the ’80s’ (New Book Out Now)

MTV originated in the 1980s, making musicians more image conscious than ever, and shooting on assignment for Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, People, Elle, Interview, Life, Newsweek, Time, The New Yorker,...


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October 3, 2022
Arctic Monkeys Announce 2023 North American Tour with Fontaines D.C.; New Album Out 10/21

Shape-shifting English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys will release a new album, The Car, coming up on Oct. 21. On Monday, the group announced a massive North American tour in support...


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October 3, 2022
Ringo Starr Tests Positive for COVID-19, Seven All-Starr Band Concerts of Fall Tour Cancelled

On Monday, it was officially announced that Ringo Starr has tested positive for COVID-19, and as a result seven dates of the current All-Starr Band fall tour have been cancelled....


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October 3, 2022
Bono Announces November Book Tour for New Memoir, ‘Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story’

Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story is the title of a new memoir from U2 front man Bono, which is scheduled for publication on Nov. 1. In connection with the book,...


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October 3, 2022
Lindsey Buckingham Cancels Tour Dates, Citing ‘Ongoing Health Issues’; Fall U.S. Tour Still on Track

In a message shared to his social media channels on Sunday, Lindsey Buckingham announced the cancellation of the remaining dates of his European/U.K. tour. “Due to ongoing health issues, Lindsey...


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October 3, 2022
Watch Paramore Debut New Song “This Is Why,” Un-Retire “Misery Business” at First Concert Since 2018

The buzz of the past few months gave Paramore fans plenty to be excited about, as Hayley Williams and her band mates teased new material, announced a new string of...


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October 3, 2022
Neil Young + Crazy Horse: New Album ‘World Record’ 11/18; Preview with “Love Earth” (Pre-Order)

World Record is the title of a new studio album from Neil Young + Crazy Horse scheduled for release on Nov. 18. Officially announced recently, the collection features “10 new...


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October 3, 2022
Out Now: New Album “Fossora” by Björk (Listen and Stream Here)

Björk has just released her 10th record Fossora, and it’s an album of earthly delights that mixes up themes of protest, philosophy, stream-of-consciousness, survival and death, ecology, mushrooms, fisherwomen, victimhood,...


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September 30, 2022
Out Now: Richard Marx’s 4-Part New LP ‘Songwriter’ — ft. Burt Bacharach, Taylor Hawkins and More (Listen)

Songwriter is a new studio album from Richard Marx, the singer/songwriter/pop singer known for “Don’t Mean Nothing,” “Right Here Waiting” and more hits from the 1980s-90s. Released today, Sept. 30,...


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September 30, 2022
Out Now: Sammy Hagar & the Circle Howl for Rock and Roll with Energetic New Album, ‘Crazy Times’ (Listen/Buy)

Sammy Hagar and the Circle is a reputable supergroup of hard-rock royalty. Led by the “Red Rocker” himself, the ensemble is filled out by fellow former Van Halen member/bassist Michael...


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September 30, 2022
Out Now: Stream The Cowsills’ ‘Rhythm of the World,’ Singing Group’s First New Album in Nearly 30 Years

Rhythm of the World is the title of a brand new studio album from The Cowsills, the renowned family band/singing group that originally formed in the 1960s, broke through with significant early success and...


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September 30, 2022
Out Now: Classically Quirky and Adventurous, Pixies Strike a Chord with New Album ‘Doggerel’ (Listen)

Today, Sept. 30, revered alt/rock band Pixies returned with Doggerel, their eighth album and first since 2019’s Beneath the Eyrie. About that album title … an official news release about...


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September 30, 2022
Out Now: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs Shake Off the Dust with ‘Cool It Down,’ First New Album Since 2013 (Listen/Tour)

The world needed the return of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Today, Sept. 30, the esteemed indie/rock band fronted by the dynamic Karen O. released Cool It Down, first new record...


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September 30, 2022
Out Now: Daryl Hall & John Oates Revisit 2003’s ‘Do It For Love’ for First Vinyl Release (Pick Up a Copy)

Originally released in 2003, Do It For Love marked the 16th studio album from pop/rock masterminds Daryl Hall & John Oates. It was yet another successful record for the acclaimed...


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September 29, 2022
Recap: Gorillaz’ Fall Tour is a Must-See for Anyone Ever Enraptured with Damon Albarn’s ‘Visual Band’ Project

When Blur front man Damon Albarn conceptualized Gorillaz with artist Jamie Hewlett in the late 1990s, it’s likely the pair knew they were onto something big. But could they possibly...


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September 29, 2022
Muse Details ‘Will of the People’ 2023 North American Tour with Special Guest Evanescence; New Album Out Now

Back in late August, Muse returned with Will of the People, the dynamic English rock/pop band‘s ninth studio album to date. From start to finish, it’s another collection of arena-ready...


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September 29, 2022
Arctic Monkeys Share “Body Paint” from New Album ‘The Car’ Coming 10/21 (Watch Video/Pre-Order)

Genre-bending English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys recently returned with news of a new record, The Car, scheduled for release on Oct. 21. It was first previewed with “There’d Better Be A...


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September 29, 2022
Rest in Peace, Hip-Hop Star and 1990s Pop Culture Icon Coolio: 1963-2022

On Wednesday, word broke that Coolio, the Grammy-winning hip-hop star/rapper with a handful of iconic hit songs from the 1990s, passed away unexpectedly at the age of 59. According to...


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September 29, 2022
PHOTOS: Roger Waters Brings ‘This Is Not A Drill’ Tour to Los Angeles’ Crypto.com Arena

Pink Floyd icon Roger Waters is currently out on the road in North America on his This Is Not A Drill tour, a new edition of the outing he originally rescheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic...


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September 29, 2022
Godsmack Returns with “Surrender,” First Album Since 2018 on the Way

Grammy-nominated hard-rock icons Godsmack returned this week with a new song titled “Surrender,” and it’s very much in the vein of the sort of aggressive slab of guitar-forward heaviness that...


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September 29, 2022
Joe Strummer: Watch a Video for the Previously Unheard “Fantastic,” from New ‘002: The Mescaleros Years’ Set

Joe Strummer 002: The Mescaleros Years is the first-ever detailed collection of material celebrating Joe Strummer‘s work after The Clash. It was released back on Sept. 16 and is a...


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September 29, 2022
Bruce Springsteen: New Album ‘Only the Strong Survive’ Out 11/11, Debuts Frank Wilson Cover (Preview/Pre-Order)

On Nov. 11, Bruce Springsteen will return with a new album. Announced on Thursday, Only the Strong Survive is a collection of covers of soul classics with special significance for...


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September 28, 2022
The Best of Many Incredible Moments from Foo Fighters’ All-Star Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert in Los Angeles

At one point during the six-hour tribute concert to drummer Taylor Hawkins put on by his Foo Fighters band mates on Tuesday night at the Kia Forum in Los Angeles,...


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September 28, 2022
Paramore Begins New Era with Compelling “This Is Why”; New LP in February; Tour Soon

The career path of Paramore has been fascinating. Since emerging as a pop-punk band fronted by dynamic singer Hayley Williams, the group quickly shot to stardom in the mid-2000s with...


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September 27, 2022
Dead and Company: ‘The Final Tour’ Set for Summer 2023; Details/Dates Forthcoming

Next summer, Dead and Company will embark on The Final Tour — which, judging by its name, sounds like the last chance you’ll get to experience the jam band “supergroup” (featuring...


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September 27, 2022
The Immediate Family: Documentary Debuting Soon, New Music on the Way, Fall Tour Dates

The Immediate Family, the esteemed and roll supergroup featuring Danny Kortchmar (guitar and vocals), Waddy Wachtel (guitar and vocals), Leland Sklar (bass), Russ Kunkel (drums) and Steve Postell (guitar and vocals)...


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September 27, 2022
‘Roth Lives!’ Hear David Lee Roth’s New Recording of the Van Halen Classic “Dance the Night Away”

David Lee Roth is back with another new recording of a Van Halen classic — this time, “Dance the Night Away.” “Diamond Dave” sprang to life recently when he shared...


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September 27, 2022
Beach Boys to Celebrate Key Era with ‘Sail On Sailor – 1972’ Box Set, Out Dec. 2 (Pre-Order)

Three albums from the vast catalog of The Beach Boys will be the focus of a new box set due out Dec. 2 via Capitol Records/UMe. Championing 1972’s Carl and...


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September 26, 2022
Rammstein Lights Up the LA Coliseum — Literally — with Unforgettable Stadium Tour Spectacle (Photos)

Everything — and I cannot stress this enough — everything is on fire. That’s not surprising at a Rammstein concert — what is surprising at a Rammstein concert is when...


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September 26, 2022
Heart’s Nancy Wilson Pays Tribute to “Wonderful Friend” Taylor Hawkins with New Song, “Amigo Amiga” (Listen)

“Too soon, too soon” is the refrain sung by Nancy Wilson in “Amigo Amiga,” a new solo song from the Heart icon that she released on Monday in tribute to...


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September 26, 2022
Listen to Beck’s New Acoustic Cover of Neil Young’s “Old Man,” as Debuted on ‘Sunday Night Football’

Beck is a versatile musician, having amassed a career known as much for his boisterous brand of fuzzed-out indie/rock psychedelia as much as more subdued, introspective singer/songwriter material. Both avenues...


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September 26, 2022
Watch The Smashing Pumpkins Play New Song “Beguiled” on ‘Fallon’; 33-Song ‘ATUM’ Album Coming in April

Last week, The Smashing Pumpkins moved into a new era with the news of ATUM, billed as a 33-track “rock opera” that will serve as a conceptual sequel to both...


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September 23, 2022
Stevie Nicks Debuts New Cover of the Buffalo Springfield Classic “For What It’s Worth”; On Tour Now

In 1966, Buffalo Springfield scored a Top 10 hit with “For What It’s Worth,” a song that has gone on to define not only that group’s career but also the...


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September 23, 2022
Disturbed is Truly “Unstoppable”: Preview New LP ‘Divisive’ with Roaring Track (Pre-Order)

The years go by, trends change, but Disturbed remains Disturbed. On Friday, the multiplatinum hard rockers dropped a new song, “Unstoppable,” that is just as heavy, aggressive and classically Disturbed...


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September 23, 2022
Out Now: Joni Mitchell Adds to ‘Archives’ Series with ‘The Asylum Albums (1972 – 1975)’ (Listen/Buy)

The next collection of music in the Joni Mitchell Archives series has arrived today, Sept. 23, in the form of The Asylum Albums (1972 – 1975), a new box set...


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September 23, 2022
Out Now: Motörhead Commemorates 40 Years of ‘Iron Fist’ with Anniversary Reissue (Listen/Buy)

The Motörhead vaults were mined once again for a new 40th anniversary edition of 1982’s Iron Fist, which the legendary hard rock/metal band unleashed today, Sept. 23. In the works for a...


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September 23, 2022
Out Now: Billy Idol Emerges from ‘The Cage’ with Fist-Pumping, Energetic New EP (Listen/Buy)

Welcome back, Billy Idol. Today, Sept. 23, the beloved English singer/songwriter/proud grandfather returned with a new four-song EP, and The Cage finds the 66-year-old revved-up, energetic and loving life. Take...


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September 23, 2022
New Red Hot Chili Peppers: Stream “Eddie,” a Guitar-Wailing Tribute to Eddie Van Halen (New LP Out 10/14)

The Red Hot Chili Peppers debuted a new song, “Eddie,” the second track shared ahead of the Rock & Roll Hall of Famers‘ new album, Return of the Dream Canteen....


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September 22, 2022
Grab Your Pumpkin Spice Latte and Dive Into Weezer’s ‘SZNZ: Autumn,’ Out Now (Tied to the Autumnal Equinox)

Weezer launched an ambitious and typically quirky project with the release of SZNZ: Spring, the first of four-part seasonal EP series from Rivers Cuomo and his musical pals that was partially inspired by...


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September 22, 2022
Rest in Peace Anton Fier – Drummer for the Feelies, Golden Palominos Has Died

Drummer Anton Fier – band member of the Feelies, the Lounge Lizards (with John Lurie) and alt-rockers the Golden Palominos – has died at the age of 66. No cause...


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September 22, 2022
Fontaines D.C.: “The Couple Across the Way” Video, a Melancholy Bit of Reflection from Singer Grian Chatten

Fontaines D.C. vocalist Grian Chatten was struck by the view outside the window of his London flat. The proximity of Chatten’s neighbors’ dwellings to his own afforded him an unintentionally...


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September 22, 2022
Queens of the Stone Age: 1998 Debut, 2013’s ‘… Like Clockwork’ & 2017’s ‘Villains’ Vinyl Reissues Coming Soon (Pre-Order)

Queens of the Stone Age have cultivated a unique place in music history, the Josh Homme-fronted band with “desert rock” roots and an enveloping, shape-shifting sound making the project one...


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September 21, 2022
KISS Revisiting ‘Creatures of the Night’ for 40th Anniversary Reissue 11/18 (Preview/Pre-Order)

Originally released in 1982, Creatures of the Night was a major moment in KISS‘ meteoric career, becoming a heavy fan favorite among the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band‘s...


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September 21, 2022
New from The 1975: “All I Need to Hear,” New LP 10/14, North American Tour to Follow (Pre-Order/On Sale)

English pop/rock/indie outfit  The 1975 has shared another song from Being Funny in a Foreign Language, the group’s anticipated new album due out on Oct. 14 via Dirty Hit. The group...


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September 21, 2022
Puscifer (ft. Tool’s Maynard James Keenan) Hosting Halloween Weekend Live Stream Double Feature

Puscifer, the experimental and highly irreverent side project of Maynard James Keenan of Tool, wants you to stay home and tune in this Halloween weekend. After the group’s pandemic-era streaming...


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September 21, 2022
“Open Your Eyes and Dream”: Thrice Bridges its Own Shape-Shifting Career with New Song (Listen)

Orange County, Calif.-based band Thrice added to its growing catalog of earnest and versatile music in September of 2021 with Horizons/East, its 11th studio album to date. An emotive, stylistically diverse and...


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September 21, 2022
Gavin Rossdale & Bush Get Loud with New Song “Heavy is the Ocean”; New LP Out 10/7 (Pre-Order)

“This fuckery could be the death of us,” sings an impassioned Gavin Rossdale on “Heavy is the Ocean,” a new song he and his band Bush debuted this week. A...


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September 21, 2022
If You Weren’t Sure About Attending Rammstein’s North American Stadium Tour, Let These Insane Time-Lapse Stage Setup Videos Convince You

For years, German industrial/metal band Rammstein has earned a reputation around the world for a simply breathtaking live show — a truly massive spectacle involving fireworks and an elaborate stage setup. The band...


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September 21, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne Smashes His Own Global Records with New Album ‘Patient Number 9’ (Out Now)

The world has had a few weeks to absorb and process Patient Number 9, the star-studded new album from Ozzy Osbourne released on Sept. 9 — and people love it....


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September 21, 2022
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: ‘Live at the Fillmore 1997’ Out 11/25, Capturing 20-Show Residency at S.F. Venue (Pre-Order)

In 1997, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers took the stage at the legendary Fillmore in San Francisco for a 20-show residency that was the stuff of legend, further cementing the...


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September 20, 2022
(CLOSED) GIVEAWAY: Enter for a Chance to Win an ION Air LP Wireless Streaming Turntable with Bluetooth

It’s time to gather those dusty vinyl records taking up space in your closet/basement/attic/bedroom and actually play them — after all, they’re far more than just eye candy. If you don’t have...


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September 20, 2022
Jesse Colin Young, Daughter Jazzie to Play N. California Gigs with Daughter Including Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival 10/2

Celebrated singer/songwriter Jesse Colin Young will resume his Highway Troubadour tour next week with a handful of shows in Northern California, a continuation of the tour that Young also has plans to...


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September 20, 2022
Carlos Santana Announces 2023 Las Vegas Residency Dates at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino

For 10 years, Carlos Santana and his band have been tearing up the stage at the House of Blues inside Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas for a...


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September 20, 2022
Smashing Pumpkins: 33-Track Rock Opera ‘ATUM,’ a Sequel to ‘Mellon Collie’ & ‘Machina/Machine of God,’ Out in April; Stream “Beguiled”

When The Smashing Pumpkins released the massive double-album Cyr in July 2020, band leader Billy Corgan was already hinting at even newer material. Sure enough, a new album will be...


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September 20, 2022
Guns N’ Roses: 97-Track ‘Use Your Illusion I & II’ Box Set 11/11; Preview with “You Could Be Mine” Live (Pre-Order)

It can be tough to understate the frenzy that was sparked by Guns N’ Roses when the infamous Los Angeles rockers released Use Your Illusion I and II on Sept....


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September 20, 2022
Dead Kennedys “Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables” Gets a 2022 Anniversary Remix Release 9/30 (Listen Here)

On September 30th, Dead Kennedys will re-release Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables – one of the seminal punk-rock records of all time. The 1980 album is having somewhat of a...


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September 19, 2022
PHOTOS: Rodrigo y Gabriela at Mountain Winery in Saratoga, Calif. (‘Mettal/Jazz’ Out Now)

Grammy-winning guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela are out on the road right now, bringing their enthralling live experience to the masses on a West Coast run. These have been a...


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September 19, 2022
PHOTOS: Starcrawler Rocks the Troubadour; New Album ‘She Said’ Out Now

Starcrawler is a Los Angeles band with three albums to its name. The most recent, She Said, was just released on Sept. 16, continuing the young band’s streak of energetic,...


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September 19, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers’ ‘Return of the Dream Canteen’ 10/14: Record Store Day Black Friday Version Announced

Back in early April, the Red Hot Chili Peppers returned with Unlimited Love — a sprawling artistic statement that marked the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band’s first album with guitarist John Frusciante since 2006’s Stadium Arcadium....


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September 19, 2022
Out Now: Death Cab for Cutie’s 10th Studio Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ (Listen/Buy); On Tour Now

Asphalt Meadows, the 10th studio album from Ben Gibbard and his colleagues in indie/rock band Death Cab for Cutie, was released to much fanfare on Friday, Sept. 16. The record,...


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September 19, 2022
Metallica to Host ‘Helping Hands’ Concert/Auction at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles 12/16

On Dec. 16, Metallica will take the stage in Los Angeles for the third Helping Hands Concert & Auction — and the first time the thrash/metal titans‘ show has taken...


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September 19, 2022
Talking Heads Celebrate 45 Years of Debut LP ‘Talking Heads ’77’ with New Site/Instagram/YouTube & More

Originally released in April of 1977, Talking Heads: 77 announced the arrival of the groundbreaking musical group, the one that firmly put David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, and Tina...


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September 19, 2022
Willie Nelson: ‘Live At Budokan,’ Capturing 1984 Performance, Coming 11/18 on 2-CD/DVD (Pre-Order)

Willie Nelson Live at Budokan — billed in a news release as the first official album release of Willie’s epic performance at the fabled Nippon Budokan in 1984 — will...


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September 16, 2022
Out Now: Pick Up John Denver’s ‘Rocky Mountain High’ on Limited Edition Blue Vinyl for its 50th Anniversary

Just in time to commemorate its original Sept. 15, 1972 release, Rocky Mountain High from John Denver has been revisited for a special 50th anniversary vinyl reissue, via Windstar Records...


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September 16, 2022
Pink Floyd: ‘Animals 2018 Remix’ Out Now via Warner Music on CD/LP/Deluxe Box Set (Listen/Buy)

Today, Sept. 16, Warner Music has revisited Animals, the 1977 concept album from Pink Floyd, for a big 2018 Remix reissue available in a variety of formats. Among the perks of...


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September 16, 2022
Out Now: The London Suede Releases New Album ‘Autofiction’; Tour with Manic Street Preachers in Nov.

Celebrated, influential English rock band Suede (a.k.a. The London Suede here in the United States) returned today, Sept. 16, with a new studio album titled Autofiction. The band’s ninth studio album to...


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September 16, 2022
Out Now: ‘Joe Strummer 002: The Mescaleros Years’ Box Set (Listen/Buy)

Joe Strummer 002: The Mescaleros Years is the first-ever detailed collection of material celebrating Joe Strummer‘s work after the Clash. It was released in full today, Sept. 16. It was put together...


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September 16, 2022
Out Now: The Mars Volta Re-Emerges with New LP and an Unexpected Directional Shift (“Our Version of Pop”)

When The Mars Volta returned in June with a new song, the first in over a decade from the consistently genre-defying musical project helmed by guitarist/composer Omar Rodríguez-López and singer/lyricist Cedric Bixler-Zavala, it...


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September 16, 2022
John Entwistle ‘Rarities Oxhumed,’ ft. Unreleased Recordings from Late The Who Bassist (Preview/Pre-Order)

Rarities Oxhumed – Volume One is the first release coming from a planned series of collections of music from the late John Entwistle, longtime bassist of The Who and renowned...


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September 16, 2022
Out Now: Creedence Clearwater Revival’s Previously ‘Lost’ Royal Albert Hall Live Album; Film Streaming on Netflix

Previously assumed lost to the sands of time, a near-mythical and long-rumored live recording of a 1970 performance from Creedence Clearwater Revival has now been officially released today, Sept. 16. Creedence...


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September 16, 2022
Out Now: Ringo Starr’s Joyous ‘EP3,’ Four New Songs Featuring His All-Star Pals (Listen/Buy)

The simply titled EP3 is a new four-song release from Ringo Starr — the latest collection of uplifting, joyous new music from the Beatles legend. As has been the case...


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September 15, 2022
Fontaines D.C. Bring Irish Post-Punk Stylings to ‘Corden’ to Play “Roman Holiday”; North American Tour Soon

Irish post-punk/indie band Fontaines D.C. is about to embark on a big headlining tour of North America, the group’s return to the states in support of last May’s Skinty Fia....


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September 15, 2022
R. Kelly Found Guilty on All 6 Counts of Child Pornography (Reports)

On Wednesday, news came down that R&B singer R. Kelly (born Robert Kelly) was found guilty in federal court of six charges of child pornography, or, as NBC News details, “sexual...


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September 14, 2022
Coming Soon: ‘The Essential Foo Fighters,’ 19 Tracks of Hits, Favorites & More from Dave Grohl & Co. (Pre-Order)

The Essential Foo Fighters is a new collection being released on Oct. 28 via Sony Legacy. As its title suggests, it traces the multiplatinum history of the band, which was...


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September 14, 2022
September 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our new September 2022 features. “Blues Albums Turned My Life Around”: Dave Stewart on New LP ‘Ebony McQueen,’ Eurythmics’ Legacy and Beyond Doug “Cosmo”...


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September 14, 2022
“Blues Albums Turned My Life Around”: Dave Stewart on New LP ‘Ebony McQueen,’ Eurythmics’ Legacy and Beyond

Dave Stewart could easily be considered the Zelig of modern day rock and roll.  He and his Eurythmics partner Annie Lennox came to the rescue when Tom Petty’s house was...


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September 14, 2022
Doug “Cosmo” Clifford on Creedence Clearwater Revival’s ‘Lost’ Royal Albert Hall Concert Film/LP

Creedence Clearwater Revival was a San Francisco Bay Area band that had yet to visit a bayou when they popularized swamp rock in 1969 with hits like “Proud Mary” and...


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September 14, 2022
Top 11 Songs for Back-To-School Season

School’s back in session — for many children around the United States, it began as early as mid-August, if not earlier — so with that in mind, here’s the latest...


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September 14, 2022
Alter Bridge Debuts “Sin After Sin”; New Album 10/14, Tour with Mammoth WVH Coming in 2023

Alter Bridge is getting into gear for a busy few months to close out 2022 and head into the new year. On Oct. 14, the hard-rock band — featuring Myles Kennedy...


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September 14, 2022
Nickelback Excites the Masses in New Video for the Aggressive “San Quentin”; ‘Get Rollin” LP Out 11/18

Canadian alt/rock institution Nickelback recently roared back to life with a new song — and “San Quentin” is a decidedly heavy affair from the rockers, known for a number of...


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September 14, 2022
Soul Blind: Grunge/Shoegaze Upstarts Share “System (Failing),” Debut LP ‘Feel It All Around’ 11/11

Back in late July, Soul Blind shared a new song, “Stuck in a Loop.” If you’re unfamiliar with the band, here’s a quick synopsis: Thick, reverbed guitar riffs set to brooding...


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September 14, 2022
‘Roth Lives’! Hear David Lee Roth’s New Recordings of Van Halen Classics “Panama” and “Ain’t Talkin’ ‘Bout Love”

Longtime Van Halen vocalist David Lee Roth has been busy this year. Recently, the dynamic singer shared a new “studio live” version of the Van Halen classic, “Panama,” to the...


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September 13, 2022
Manic Street Preachers and The London Suede Announce North American Co-Headlining Tour for November

Coming in November, two pillars of the 1990s’ U.K. rock scene will join forces for a co-headlining tour of the U.S. when Manic Street Preachers and The London Suede embark...


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September 13, 2022
Bonnie Raitt: Tour with Mavis Staples/Marc Cohn On Now, Celebrating New Record ‘Just Like That …’

It’s a time of triumph for Bonnie Raitt, who released an acclaimed new album, Just Like That … in early May. The 21st studio album from the revered blues-rock singer/songwriter/guitarist,...


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September 13, 2022
The Doors Unearthing Last-Known Studio Recording, “Paris Blues,” for Special Record Store Day Vinyl Release

Among fans of The Doors, “Paris Blues” has a near-mythical status due to its existence as the last-known unissued studio recording from the famed Los Angeles psychedelic/rock band. Assumed lost...


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September 13, 2022
John Mellencamp Shares Demo/Acoustic Versions of “Small Town”; ‘Scarecrow Deluxe’ Coming 11/4

Originally released in 1985, Scarecrow scored John Mellencamp one of his most successful albums in a career full of notable moments. On Nov. 4, the album will be revisited for...


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September 13, 2022
Miss Ozzy Osbourne’s Bills/Rams Halftime Show? Watch it in Full; ‘Patient Number 9’ LP Out Now/On Sale

Last Friday, Sept. 9, Ozzy Osbourne added to his vast solo catalog with a new album, Patient Number 9. The guest-heavy new record was previewed the night before when Ozzy...


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September 12, 2022
Fontaines D.C.: From Ireland to London to the Rest of the World — Q&A with Bassist Conor Deegan

These are busy times for Fontaines D.C. The post-punk outfit, which hails from Dublin, Ireland (hence the D.C. in their name) but currently calls London home, just launched a key...


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September 12, 2022
Paramore Announces Intimate LA Shows Around Reunion Tour and When We Were Young Festival

When it was first revealed that Hayley Williams was reviving Paramore for a headlining spot at this October’s When We Were Young Festival in Las Vegas, it sparked hopes that the hugely successful rock/pop/punk band would...


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September 12, 2022
Foo Fighters’ Chris Shiflett Bridges West Coast Roots and Nashville State of Mind with New Song “Born and Raised”

Since 1999, Chris Shiflett has been known to many as the lead guitarist of the Foo Fighters — though his musical roots run much deeper than that, spanning years of...


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September 12, 2022
Coldplay to Host Live ‘Music of the Spheres’ Tour Concert from Buenos Aires — in Theaters Oct. 28-29

The live experience that is the Music of the Spheres tour is an astounding spectacle — and on Oct. 28-29, Chris Martin and Coldplay will bring the show to the...


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September 12, 2022
‘The Last Waltz’ 2022 Tour: Warren Haynes, Don Was, Jamey Johnson, More Leading Tribute Tour

Beginning with a two-night stand at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, an all-star array of talent will join forces for The Last Waltz Tour, a musical celebration...


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September 11, 2022
Brian Eno To Release “ForeverAndEverNoMore” – His First Album in 5 Years (Listen Here)

Brian Eno has had a long and storied career as a musician (Roxy Music, solo artist) and as a composer and producer. Eno is on the short list of artists...


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September 9, 2022
PHOTOS: Patti Smith and Her Band at the Wiltern in Los Angeles, Sept. 7, 2022

Singer/songwriter/poet/activist/Rock and Roll of Fame icon Patti Smith and Her Band brought their live show to the Wiltern in Los Angeles this past Wednesday, Sept. 7, for a masterclass in...


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September 9, 2022
Back in the Saddle Again: Aerosmith Lights Up Fenway Park in Return to Action; Vegas Residency Resumes 9/14

Aerosmith is back in the saddle again. On Thursday night, the legendary rockers took the stage at Fenway Park in Boston, MA., for a hometown concert in front of more...


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September 9, 2022
Dolly Parton & Kelly Clarkson Reimagine “9 to 5” for New Doc; Dolly “Diamonds & Rhinestones” Collection Out 11/18

Originally written and recorded for the 1980 comedy film of the same name starring  Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dolly Parton, “9 to 5” became something of an anthem for...


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September 9, 2022
Beach Boys Launch Four-Part Narrative Music Video Series; 60th Anniversary Activities Ongoing

Back in June, Capitol/UMe commemorated the 60th anniversary of the Beach Boys with a remastered and expanded edition of Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys. The special reissue was...


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September 9, 2022
Out Now: Ozzy Osbourne Ponders Mortality with ‘Patient Number 9,’ New LP ft. Eric Clapton, Taylor Hawkins, Tony Iommi, Jeff Beck, More

When you’ve been through what Ozzy Osbourne has been through the past few years, you have every right to take a step back, slow down, and take stock of things....


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September 8, 2022
Shut the Front Door: You Must Hear Nickelback’s New Song “San Quentin,” Inspired by Guy Fieri’s Birthday Party

Some things just go together. Peanut butter and jelly. Cookies and milk. Nickelback and Guy Fieri. Both the multiplatinum Canadian rock band and the Food Network star/celebrity chef/TV host have...


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September 8, 2022
Caleb Crosby of Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown Q&A: New LP ‘Shake the Roots,’ Inspiration from AC/DC and More

Shake the Roots is an apt title for the new album from Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown, as the band assiduously plumbs and revisits its blues and rock roots throughout...


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September 8, 2022
Top 11 Songs About Royalty

Editorial note: This story first ran in March of 2019. “God Save the Queen” by the Sex Pistols is featured in our Top 11 Hit Songs That Caused Controversy list...


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September 8, 2022
New Pixies: Preview ‘Doggerel’ LP with “Dregs of the Wine” — First Credit for Guitarist Joey Santiago

Below, listen to “Dregs of the Wine,” another new song shared from Pixies‘ upcoming album Doggerel: Debuted this week, it’s the latest preview of a new record from the long-running...


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September 8, 2022
Green Day + Mariah Carey = A Weirdly Perfect “Wake Me Up When September Ends” & “All I Want For Christmas Is You” Mashup

Summer has come and passed, bringing with it the return of a particular Green Day-related meme and the imminent arrival of an unstoppable force — Mariah Carey‘s holiday classic, “All...


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September 8, 2022
Queen’s Roger Taylor: ‘The Outsider Tour Live’ Coming 9/30 on 2-CD, 2-LP (Preview)

Last October, Roger Taylor of Queen released a new solo album titled The Outsider. The renowned drummer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist and founding member of the legendary band then went out on a heralded...


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September 8, 2022
Jimi Hendrix Experience ‘Los Angeles Forum: April 26, 1969’ Out 11/18 for Jimi’s 80th Birthday; Preview/Pre-Order

Coming up on Nov. 27 is the 80th birthday of guitarist/cultural icon Jimi Hendrix — and Experience Hendrix L.L.C., in partnership with Legacy Recordings, have grand plans to celebrate. A...


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September 7, 2022
Rory Gallagher’s Classic 2nd Album “Deuce” – 50th Anniversary CD Box Set Releases on September 30th

2022 marks (roughly) the 50th anniversary of Deuce – the second album from Rory Gallagher – an album which most fans consider a classic “must-own” by the Irish guitarist/singer-songwriter. Originally...


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September 7, 2022
Recap: Goo Goo Dolls Trace Decades of Hits — and More — at Santa Barbara Bowl on ‘Chaos in Bloom’ Tour

The Goo Goo Dolls are one of those bands with a catalog of music that followed you around for much of the mid to late ’90s. Whether you sought out...


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September 7, 2022
Recap: Jackson Browne Tells Stories, Sings Songs as Marvelous ‘An Evening With …’ Tour Visits Costa Mesa

For the past 50+ years, Jackson Browne has written songs about personal reflection, love, loss and political awareness with a depth that stands apart from others who came to prominence  during...


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September 7, 2022
New from The Cult: Stream “A Cut Inside,” New Album ‘Under the Midnight Sun’ Out 10/7

There’s a steady, hypnotic rhythm to “A Cut Inside,” a new song from English rock mainstays The Cult that the band premiered on Wednesday. It’s the second track shared in...


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September 7, 2022
The Beatles: ‘Revolver’ Newly Remixed/Expanded Special Edition Coming 10/28; Preview/Pre-Order

The rumors were indeed true, and Oct. 28, Apple Corps Ltd./Capitol/UMe will revisit 1966’s Revolver for a remastered and expanded edition of the Beatles‘ classic studio album. A thorough re-release...


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September 6, 2022
Carl Palmer Announces ‘Welcome Back My Friends: The Return of Emerson, Lake & Palmer’ Multimedia Tour

In association with the estates of his bandmates Keith Emerson & Greg Lake, Carl Palmer has unveiled plans for a groundbreaking multimedia tour/experience geared around the 50th anniversary of the...


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September 6, 2022
More New Ozzy Osbourne: Stream “Nothing Feels Right,” ft. Zakk Wylde — ‘Patient Number 9’ LP Out 9/9

This Friday, Sept. 9, Ozzy Osbourne will unleash his anticipated new album, Patient Number 9. Among its tracks — many of which feature special guest musical pals of the legendary...


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September 4, 2022
Rest in Peace, Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist Bobby Sutliff of The Windbreakers

Bobby Sutliff – co-founder of the 1980s jangle-rock band The Windbreakers – has died.  Sutliff’s death on August 29th from cancer was announced on social media by long-time friend and...


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September 4, 2022
Watch Taylor Hawkins’ 16-Year-Old Son Shane Play “My Hero” at the Foo Fighters’ Wembley Tribute Gig (Rewatch Info)

If you didn’t tune in on Saturday to watch the Foo Fighters honor their late drummer Taylor Hawkins with an all-star tribute concert at London’s Wembley Stadium, you missed …...


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September 2, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne to Play Halftime Show of NFL Kickoff 9/8 (Rams vs. Bills); ‘Patient Number 9’ Album Out 9/9

Are you ready for some football — and Ozzy Osbourne? Next week, the NFL will begin its 2022-23 season. Also next week (Friday, Sept. 9 to be precise), Ozzy will...


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September 2, 2022
Out Now: Megadeth Rides Once Again with Crushing New LP ‘The Sick, The Dying…And The Dead!’ (Listen/Buy)

The Sick, The Dying… And The Dead! is the title of a brand new album from Dave Mustaine and his Megadeth pals, and it’s just as heavy and wild a...


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September 2, 2022
Richard Marx Previews New Album with “Shame On You” — ft. Taylor Hawkins in One of His Last Recordings (Listen)

On Sept. 30, singer/songwriter/pop singer Richard Marx (known for “Don’t Mean Nothing,” “Right Here Waiting” and more hits from the 1980s-90s) will release a new album titled, simply, Songwriter. Marx’s...


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September 2, 2022
Tune In: How to Watch Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert This Sat. 9/3 from Wembley Stadium

This coming Saturday, Sept. 3, marks the date of the first of two tribute concerts in memory of Taylor Hawkins, the Foo Fighters‘ beloved drummer who passed away on March...


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September 2, 2022
Watch a Long-Lost Motörhead Short Film from 1982, Unearthed for ‘Iron Fist’ 40th Anniversary Reissue Out 9/23

The Motörhead vaults were mined rather deeply for a new 40th anniversary edition of 1982’s Iron Fist, which the legendary hard rock/metal band will release on Sept. 23. Part of...


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September 1, 2022
Out Now: ‘Blooz,’ New Album from Guitarist/Composer Grant Geissman; Album Release Show 9/24 in LA

Blooz is the title of a new album from Grant Geissman, a renowned guitarist/composer whose work and influence spans decades. In addition to studio work alongside icons such as Chuck...


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September 1, 2022
Hoobastank to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of 2001 Debut with Docuseries, Tour with Lit/Alien Ant Farm

Hoobastank — yes, that’s the name of the band, folks — is in a reflective mood, and with good reason. The Agoura Hills, Calif., band is eager to commemorate the...


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September 1, 2022
The 1975 Previews ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ with Irresistible Indie/Pop Anthem, “I’m In Love With You”

Oct. 14 will bring with it the anticipated new album from English pop/rock/indie outfit The 1975.  On Thursday, the group shared its latest preview of the record, and “I’m In Love With You”...


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September 1, 2022
New from Justin Hayward of the Moody Blues: Stream “Living for Love,” His First New Music in 2+ Years

“Living for Love” is the title of a new solo song from Justin Hayward, lead vocalist/guitarist/composer of The Moody Blues. Shared on Thursday, the track is Hayward’s first bit of...


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August 31, 2022
Jeff Beck to Be Joined by Pal Johnny Depp on Select Dates of North American Tour; ’18’ LP Out Now

Guitar icon Jeff Beck remains a busy man, and will launch a tour of the United States beginning on Sept. 23. Beck recently detailed the tour, but a new addition to...


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August 31, 2022
Gorillaz: Stream “New Gold” ft. Tame Impala/Bootie Brown; Fall Tour, ‘Cracker Island’ Album Coming in 2023

With a fall arena tour and bits of new music coming out in recent months, it wasn’t out of the realm of possibility to presume Gorillaz had more in store....


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August 31, 2022
Bauhaus Cancels Remaining North American Tour Dates as Peter Murphy Enters Rehab

On Wednesday, it was announced that English post-punk band Bauhaus has cancelled the remaining dates on its North American tour. The statement from the band reads as follows: It is...


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August 31, 2022
Why is Micky Dolenz of the Monkees Suing the FBI Over a J. Edgar Hoover-Era FBI File?

Interesting news made headlines this week when it was revealed that Micky Dolenz, the lone surviving member of The Monkees, had filed a lawsuit against the FBI pertaining to a...


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August 30, 2022
Incubus Overcomes Brandon Boyd’s Back Injury with Rousing California Gigs ft. Sublime with Rome, The Aquadolls (Recap/Photos)

Note: The following includes a recap of Incubus, Sublime with Rome and The Aquadolls at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine, Calif., on Aug, 27, 2022, interspersed with photos of the show...


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August 30, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne Details Life with Parkinson’s in New Guardian Chat: “You Learn to Live in the Moment”

Back in early August, Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi surprised the world with an unexpected Black Sabbath performance to close the Commonwealth Games in their hometown of Birmingham, England. Given...


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August 30, 2022
Arctic Monkeys Preview New Album ‘The Car’ with Video for “There’d Better Be a Mirrorball” (LP Out 10/21)

Last week, stylish, genre-bending English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys returned with news of a new record, The Car, scheduled for release on Oct. 21. The first official preview of the...


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August 29, 2022
This Ain’t No Picnic Wraps Enchanting Weekend in LA with Eclectic Mix and Impossibly Good Vibes (Recap)

“I learned to drive in this parking lot,” cracked Phoebe Bridgers from the Fairway stage of This Ain’t No Picnic on Sunday night, the final night of the two-day festival...


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August 29, 2022
Out Now: Madonna ‘Finally Enough Love: 50 Number Ones,’ a Global Smash-Hit Compilation (Pick Up a Copy)

Finally Enough Love: 50 Number Ones is a new compilation album celebrating the groundbreaking success of the one and only Madonna. Released on Aug. 19, the collection was curated by...


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August 29, 2022
Watch the Full, Impossibly Ridiculous Trailer for ‘Weird: The Al Yankovic Story,’ on Roku Channel 11/4

In hindsight, we really should have seen this coming. How could there be a “Weird Al” Yankovic biopic that wasn’t itself a parody? When word first broke earlier this year...


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August 29, 2022
Yes to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of ‘Close to the Edge’ with Special U.S. Tour Dedicated to Alan White

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Close to the Edge, the classic 1972 album from prog-rock masters Yes. To commemorate this momentous occasion, the ensemble announced a special anniversary...


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August 26, 2022
Out Now: Blondie ‘Against the Odds 1974-1982’ Box Set, ft. Tons of Previously Unreleased Recordings

“Mr. Sightseer” is a home recording from Blondie, a previously unreleased track that is featured on the iconic NYC band‘s upcoming box set, Against The Odds 1974-1982. The song was...


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August 26, 2022
Deluxe Edition of the Beatles’ Classic ‘Revolver’ in the Works, Per Reports

The robust Beatles vaults have released many elaborate, remastered and expanded editions of various albums throughout the groundbreaking band’s catalog — but not, as of yet, 1966’s Revolver. That is...


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August 26, 2022
Out Now: Tedeschi Trucks Band Releases New Album, ‘I Am The Moon: IV. Farewell’ (Listen)

I Am The Moon: IV. Farewell is a new collection of songs from Tedeschi Trucks Band, the ensemble’s final entry in the four-part I Am The Moon album series, a project that...


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August 26, 2022
Watch the Rolling Stones’ Restored 1967 Video for “We Love You,” ft. References to Band’s Redlands Drug Bust

Originally released on Aug. 18, 1967, “We Love You” was an early hit for the Rolling Stones, peaking at No. 8 in the U.K. (and No. 50 in the U.S.)....


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August 26, 2022
Out Now: Sir Elton John and Britney Spears Team Up for “Hold Me Closer,” a Reimagining of “Tiny Dancer” (Listen)

“Hold Me Closer” is the title of the anticipated new collaboration between Sir Elton John and Britney Spears. The song, a reimagining of sorts of John’s classic “Tiny Dancer,” interspersed...


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August 26, 2022
Steve Earle & The Dukes Release ‘Jerry Jeff’ Tribute Album to The Late Jerry Jeff Walker (Listen)

Americana singer/songwriter Steve Earle (and his Dukes) have just released Jerry Jeff – his latest tribute to his own favorite singer-songwriters. Out August 26th on CD and vinyl from New...


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August 26, 2022
Out Now: Muse Soundtracks the End of the World with Typically Explosive New Album, ‘Will of the People’ (Listen)

You know what you’re getting from Muse. Over the years, the English rock band has demonstrated an ability to remain remarkably consistent in approach — churning out albums of great...


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August 26, 2022
GIVEAWAY (CLOSED): Enter to Win an Emerson, Lake & Palmer ‘Singles’ 7″ Vinyl Box Set (Out Now)

Emerson, Lake & Palmer amassed a global audience and the respect of many around the world for their cutting-edge style of music and influence that is still felt today. Though they...


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August 25, 2022
Rina Sawayama Reflects in Soaring New Ballad “Phantom” from New Album ‘Hold the Girl’ Out 9/16; Fall Tour

Multifaceted, genre-hopping singer/songwriter Rina Sawayama has shared another track from her upcoming album, Hold the Girl, which will be released on Sept. 16. As Sawayama has shown with each song, there are...


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August 25, 2022
Watch Billy Joel and Olivia Rodrigo Duet on “Deja Vu” and “Uptown Girl” at Madison Square Garden

Few artists have commanded the alt/pop world with as much authority recently as Olivia Rodrigo, whose 2021 debut album Sour earned the young singer/songwriter near-instant fame and a quickly sold-out...


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August 25, 2022
‘Bimbocore’ Purveyor Scene Queen & Set It Off Collaborate on a Twisted New Video for “Barbie & Ken”

“Barbie & Ken” is the title of a new song from Scene Queen, a.k.a. Hannah Collins, a singer/songwriter known for her brand of “bimbocore” music, which blends aggressive, metalcore elements...


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August 25, 2022
Preview ‘Moonage Daydream’ with Unique Mix of David Bowie’s “Modern Love”; Documentary/Album Out 9/16

Moonage Daydream is a new film from director Brett Morgen (who helmed 2012’s Crossfire Hurricane Rolling Stones documentary, 2015’s Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck and 2017’s Jane) set for release this fall. Officially sanctioned by the David...


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August 24, 2022
The Cowsills to Release ‘Rhythm of the World,’ First New Album in Nearly 30 Years, 9/30 (Preview)

Rhythm of the World is the title of a brand new studio album from The Cowsills, the renowned family band/singing group that originally formed in the 1960s, broke through with...


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August 24, 2022
My Chemical Romance Packing Reunion Gigs with Surprises; Watch Gerard Way Rock a Cheerleader Costume

My Chemical Romance recently launched their highly anticipated reunion tour, an outing that was first put on hold after the beloved punk/emo band reignited in late 2019 with a one-off...


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August 24, 2022
Story of the Year Returns with “Real Life,” Bringing its Early 2000s Punk Sound Into the Present

Story of the Year, the St. Louis-based rock/punk/emo band that burst onto the scene in 2003 with its debut album, Page Avenue (and its era-defining single, “Until the Day I Die”),...


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August 24, 2022
Updated ‘God Only Knows: The Story of Brian Wilson, The Beach Boys & The California Myth’ Publishing 9/22

God Only Knows: The Story of Brian Wilson, The Beach Boys & The California Myth is a widely acclaimed rock biography of the legendary band, and on Sept. 22 the...


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August 24, 2022
Arctic Monkeys: New Album ‘The Car’ Out 10/21; Watch a Clip of “I Ain’t Quite Where I Think I Am”

Arctic Monkeys, the stylish, genre-defying English rock outfit fronted by band leader Alex Turner, will get back after it on Oct. 21 with a new studio album. Titled The Car,...


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August 23, 2022
Dropkick Murphys Preview New Woody Guthrie-Inspired LP ‘This Machine Still Kills Fascists’ with “Ten Times More”

Massachusetts-based Celtic/punk band Dropkick Murphys are known the world over for their loud, proud and high-energy blend of styles and electrifying live show — but at their core, the ensemble has long maintained...


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August 23, 2022
Jinjer Announces Fall 2022 U.S. Tour with P.O.D., Vended, Malevolence & Space of Variations

Beginning on Halloween, Ukrainian metal/experimental band Jinjer will head out on a headlining tour of the United States, with special guests P.O.D. Taking turns opening the tour will be Vended, Malevolence...


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August 23, 2022
Larkin Poe Shares Wistful, Bluesy New Anthem “Georgia Off My Mind,” from New LP Out 11/11

Larkin Poe — the acclaimed indie/rock duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — will release a new record titled Blood Harmony on Nov. 11. They’ve been previewing the album in...


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August 23, 2022
Alter Bridge, Mammoth WVH Linking Up for Huge 2023 Tour with Red, Pistols At Dawn

In early 2023, hard rockers Alter Bridge will embark on a headlining North American tour in support of their new album, Pawns & Kings, which was announced recently and is...


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August 23, 2022
Darren Hayes (ex-Savage Garden): Preview His New Solo LP, ‘Homosexual,’ with a Few Tracks (Out 10/7)

Darren Hayes, the Australian singer/songwriter who reached international fame in the late ’90s as one-half of the pop duo Savage Garden (responsible for several smash-hit singles like “Truly Madly Deeply” and “I Want You,” alongside...


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August 23, 2022
Lit, Hoobastank, Alien Ant Farm & The Ataris’ Kris Roe to Revive Your 2003 iPod Playlist with ‘Tried-N-True’ Tour

Hope you’re ready to rock like it’s the late 1990s/early 2000s. That’s the goal of the Tried-N-True tour, a co-headlining trek scheduled for this fall that will find multiplatinum Southern...


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August 22, 2022
(Recap) Goose Invited Lucius to Perform a Mind-Bending Version of “Slow Ready” at the Greek in LA — Watch

This past Sunday night, Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic/jam band Goose carried its ongoing Dripfield tour through the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. The tour, which is named after the band’s recent album...


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August 22, 2022
Tears for Fears Shares “Long, Long, Long Time” Video from ‘The Tipping Point’; Happy Birthday Roland Orzabal!

Celebrated English synth-pop duo Tears for Fears returned on Feb. 25 with The Tipping Point, their first record together since 2004. The record was met with universal acclaim, debuting at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top...


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August 22, 2022
New from The National and Bon Iver: Stream “Weird Goodbyes”; The National On Tour Now

Two pillars of the indie/rock world teamed up for a new song, “Weird Goodbyes,” which was debuted on Monday. Combining the talents of The National and Bon Iver, the track...


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August 22, 2022
Coldplay Announces 2023 ‘Music of the Spheres’ European/UK World Tour Dates, More Coming

Coldplay launched its Music of the Spheres world tour in mid-March in support of its most recent album, which was released last October and boasted a worldwide smash hit in...


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August 22, 2022
Rammstein Brings Massive Stadium Show to North America for the First Time: Watch Videos from Montreal

For years, German industrial/metal band Rammstein has earned a reputation around the world for a simply breathtaking live show — a truly massive spectacle involving fireworks and an elaborate stage...


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August 22, 2022
Hey LA: Phoebe Bridgers x Homestate Roll Out ‘The Maxine’ Taco Ahead of This Ain’t No Picnic 8/27-28

This coming Sunday, Aug. 28, Phoebe Bridgers will play her biggest hometown show to date as one of the headliners of This Ain’t No Picnic, a two-day indie/alternative festival located...


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August 19, 2022
Eric Clapton: ‘The Complete Reprise Studio Albums Vol. 1’ 12- LP Box Set Coming 9/30 (Pre-Order)

This one’s definitely for the Eric Clapton completists out there. On Sept. 30, a very special 12-LP box set will be released revisiting a key era in the vaunted career...


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August 19, 2022
Out Now: The Mountain Goats’ ‘Bleed Out’ LP, Inspired by Classic Action Movies (Listen)

Bleed Out is a new studio album from celebrated indie rockers The Mountain Goats. Released today, Aug. 19, the record was billed as “a cinematic experience inspired by action movies...


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August 19, 2022
Oasis ‘Be Here Now’ at 25: The Bombastic 1997 Album Remembered By Those Who Were There

“I don’t know what people are talking about,” Liam Gallagher said in 2017. “I think it’s great.” I had asked the Oasis front man about Be Here Now, the Britpop...


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August 19, 2022
Stream Unreleased Joe Strummer Song “Fantastic”; Eddie Vedder Covers “Long Shadow” in Tribute

With the 70th birthday of the late Joe Strummer coming up on Sept. 21, Joe Strummer 002: The Mescaleros Years, the first-ever detailed collection of material celebrating his work after the...


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August 19, 2022
Out Now: Silversun Pickups Challenge Themselves Again with New Butch Vig-Produced LP ‘Physical Thrills’

Los Angeles indie rockers Silversun Pickups have been a major player on the scene ever since breaking through with 2006’s “Lazy Eye,” a standout track on the band’s debut album,...


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August 19, 2022
Toto’s David Paich Goes Solo — Stream/Pick Up His First Solo Album, ‘Forgotten Toys,’ Available Now

It’s somewhat remarkable that over the years, David Paich of Toto had never released a proper solo album … until now. That’s right. Today, Aug. 19, 2022, the renowned keyboardist/songwriter/singer...


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August 18, 2022
New Red Hot Chili Peppers: Watch the “Tippa My Tongue” Video; ‘Return of the Dream Canteen’ 10/14

Back in early April, the Red Hot Chili Peppers returned with Unlimited Love — a sprawling artistic statement that marked the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band‘s first album with guitarist John Frusciante since 2006’s Stadium Arcadium....


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August 18, 2022
PHOTOS: Rob Zombie & Mudvayne Bring ‘Freaks on Parade’ Tour to Las Vegas

One of this summer’s ultimate “throwback” concert tours for hard rock/metal fans of the early 2000s, the Freaks on Parade tour brought together co-headliners Rob Zombie and Mudvayne, two of...


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August 18, 2022
(CLOSED) GIVEAWAY: Enter to Win a 5-CD/Blu-ray Set of Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ 30th Anniversary Edition

Nevermind, the groundbreaking 1991 studio album from Nirvana, celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2021. To commemorate the milestone for one of the most important rock albums ever made, an extended...


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August 18, 2022
The London Suede Previews New Album ‘Autofiction’ with 18-Minute Short Film; LP Out 9/16

Long-running English rock band Suede (a.k.a. The London Suede here in the United States) will release a new studio album titled Autofiction on Sept. 16, via BMG. The group previewed the album in recent...


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August 18, 2022
Rhett Miller Shares “Go Through You”; New Solo Album ‘The Misfit’ Out 9/16 (Pre-Order)

Outside of his work fronting the rock band Old 97’s, Rhett Miller has also maintained a steady solo career — and on Sept. 16, he will release his eighth record, The Misfit, on...


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August 18, 2022
Preview a New Ronnie James Dio Film, ‘Dio: Dreamers Never Die’: In Theaters 9/28

Dio: Dreamers Never Die is an upcoming documentary film chronicling the life, career and legacy of late rock and roll/heavy metal icon Ronnie James Dio. Fully authorized by the Dio...


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August 17, 2022
Coldplay’s New Video for “Humankind” Captures the Kaleidoscopic Euphoria of the Band’s Live Experience

Some musical acts perform concerts. Coldplay performs experiences. As the English rock/pop band has progressed over the years, moving from intimate, piano-led balladeers to genre-hopping, bombastic, heart-pumping stadium fillers, their...


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August 17, 2022
Todd Rundgren Debuts “Puzzle” ft. Adrian Belew; New Album ‘Space Force’ Out 10/14 (Pre-Order)

On Oct. 14, Todd Rundgren will release Space Force, a new collaborative album that the prog/power-pop master has been working on for some time. Accompanying the news on Wednesday was...


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August 17, 2022
She Wants Revenge Adds Dates to Fall Tour, New Music on the Way

She Wants Revenge, the indie/rock band bred in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles that hit it big in 2006 with the song “Tear You Apart,” recently revved its...


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August 17, 2022
Billy Idol Demands “Get Me Out Of My Cage!” on His Roaring New Track — ‘Cage’ EP Coming 9/23 (Pre-Order)

On Sept. 23, Billy Idol will release a new four-song EP titled The Cage. Its release date comes almost exactly one year after the Sept. 2021 release of The Roadside,...


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August 17, 2022
Out Now: 1960s LA Band Sons of Adam Anthology, ‘Sons: The Complete Recordings 1964-1966’

The Sons of Adam was a garage rock band originally from Maryland but known throughout much of the 1960s as a “Sunset Strip” band in Los Angeles. The group, fronted...


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August 17, 2022
Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert at Wembley Stadium 9/3 to be Streamed via Paramount: How to Watch

When Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins was found dead on March 25, it sent shockwaves through the entire music community. The loss of Hawkins, a beloved figure across all corners...


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August 16, 2022
Halted by Brandon Boyd’s Back Injury, Incubus’ Summer Tour to be ‘Back at it Very Quickly,’ Singer Says

Multi-platinum alt/rockers Incubus are out on the road this summer with Sublime with Rome and the Aquadolls, but the tour hit a snag this week due to an injury sustained...


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August 16, 2022
Flogging Molly Releases New Album “Anthem” on Sept. 9th – Their First in Five Years (Listen Here)

Since its inception, Flogging Molly has been saddled with the term “Celtic Punk Rock” (for better or worse) a term that doesn’t begin to describe the Irish stew of influences...


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August 16, 2022
Rest in Peace, Bill Pitman, Revered Guitarist/Session Musician of The Wrecking Crew: 1920-2022

Bill Pitman, a revered guitarist/session musician whose career spanned decades and included work on some of the most impactful rock and roll recordings ever laid to tape, passed away recently...


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August 16, 2022
Trey Anastasio Band + Goose to Join Together for Fall Tour, Promising ‘Unique Collaborations’

This fall, an alluring team-up of epic proportions will take place when Trey Anastasio Band heads out on a fall arena tour with special guests Goose. Goose, for those unaware,...


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August 16, 2022
Goo Goo Dolls’ Inescapable 1998 Hit “Iris” Passes 1 Billion Spotify Streams; New Album ‘Chaos in Bloom’ Out Now

The Goo Goo Dolls are out on the road celebrating the release of their 13th album, Chaos in Bloom, this past Friday, Aug. 12 — but John Rzeznik and Robby...


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August 16, 2022
Lacuna Coil to Release ‘Comalies XX,’ 20th Anniversary Reimagining of 2002 Album; Shares “Tight Rope XX”

Italian hard rock/metal band Lacuna Coil will revisit its 2002 album, Comalies, for a special 20th anniversary revisiting on Oct. 14. For this new release, though, the band sought something...


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August 15, 2022
Out Now: The Interrupters Seek the Light with ‘In the Wild,’ a Set of Resilient, Unifying Ska/Punk Anthems (Listen)

On Aug. 5, The Interrupters released In the Wild, the latest studio album from the ska/punk outfit that rocketed to success in 2018 with “She’s Kerosene,” a hit single that helped the...


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August 15, 2022
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Debut Video for Simmering New Song “Burning”; ‘Cool It Down’ LP 9/30; Fall Tour

Karen O. and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs roared back to life recently with some new tracks, ending a silence that spanned a few years and marked the introduction to a...


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August 15, 2022
Stream an Early Demo of Lou Reed “Men of Good Fortune,” from New ‘Words & Music, May 1965’ Rarities Set 8/26

On Aug. 26, Words & Music, May 1965 — a collection of some never-before-heard material from Lou Reed — will be released. The latest preview of the set was shared recently in the...


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August 15, 2022
Out Now: Alt/Rock Hitmakers Collective Soul Return with New Album, ‘Vibrating’; On Tour with Switchfoot

Vibrating is the title of the new album from Collective Soul, the 11th to date from the alt-rock/pop group that hit it big in the 1990s with a series of...


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August 15, 2022
Jeff Beck Announces U.S. Tour Starting 9/23; New Album with Johnny Depp, ’18,’ Available Now

Guitar icon Jeff Beck remains a busy man, and will launch a tour of the United States beginning on Sept. 23. The news was announced on Monday, and comes on...


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August 14, 2022
Built To Spill’s “When The Wind Forgets Your Name” – First Album Since 2015 – Releases Sept. 9th (Listen)

On September 9th, Built to Spill  will release their 8th full-length album, When The Wind Forgets Your Name – their first on their new label Sub Pop Records. The launch...


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August 12, 2022
August 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our August 2022 features. David Paich Talks Toto, the “Yacht Rock” Label, Working with Steely Dan and His New Solo Debut, ‘Forgotten Toys’ ‘Songs...


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August 12, 2022
David Paich Talks Toto, the “Yacht Rock” Label, Working with Steely Dan and His New Solo Debut, ‘Forgotten Toys’

Toto‘s string of hits reads like a soundtrack of the 1970s and ’80s: “Hold the Line,” “99,” “Rosanna,” and “Africa,” the No. 1 smash that has logged over one billion...


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August 12, 2022
‘Songs For While I’m Away’: Thin Lizzy’s Scott Gorham Talks New Doc and His Friendship with Phil Lynott

As a member of ‘70s arena rock stars Thin Lizzy for nearly a decade, guitarist Scott Gorham served as the right-hand man to the band’s charismatic and talented front man,...


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August 12, 2022
A Fast and Loose Chat with Eddie Spaghetti of The Supersuckers, ‘The Greatest Rock n’ Roll Band in the World’

Melding garage-punk, brawny rock and roll and alt-country since their formation in 1988, The Supersuckers have carved out a formidable career built on a catalog of killer records and exhaustive...


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August 12, 2022
Top 11 Blue-Eyed Soul Songs

Daryl Hall on the term “Blue-Eyed Soul”: “I f****** hate it; it’s a racist term… if you’re a white guy and you’re singing or playing in a black idiom, it’s...


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August 12, 2022
Watch: First Aid Kit Premieres New Video “Out of My Head” off Upcoming Album “Palomino” – Out November 4th

The band First Aid Kit will release their 5th album, entitled Palomino on November 4th. Today the Swedish folk-rock band fronted by sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg premiered a video...


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August 12, 2022
Megadeth Says “Soldier On!” with Energy Blast of a New Song; ‘The Sick, The Dying…And The Dead!’ Out 9/2

Dave Mustaine and his Megadeth cohorts will return on Sept. 2 with a new album titled The Sick, The Dying…And The Dead!. The thrash/metal titans have been previewing the album...


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August 12, 2022
Oasis Previews ‘Be Here Now’ 25th Anniversary Edition with New Video for “Stand By Me” (Set Out 8/19)

Next Friday, Aug. 19, Oasis will revisit its grandiose 1997 album Be Here Now for a 25th anniversary edition. The anticipated follow-up to 1995’s (What’s the Story) Morning Glory?, the record...


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August 12, 2022
Death Cab for Cutie Shares “Foxglove Through the Clearcut,” from New Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ (Out 9/16)

Asphalt Meadows is the title of a new album from Death Cab for Cutie that the esteemed indie/rock band will release on Sept. 16. The 10th album from Ben Gibbard...


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August 12, 2022
Out Now: Danny Elfman Revisits 2021’s ‘Big Mess’ as Sprawling Remix Project ‘Bigger. Messier.’

In June 2021, Danny Elfman added to his legacy of unpredictable and provocative musical achievement with Big Mess, an experimental album of grandiose and frequently unsettling compositions. Today, Aug. 12, the musician/composer/esteemed creator revisited...


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August 12, 2022
Out Now: Goo Goo Dolls ‘Chaos in Bloom,’ a New Album of Smart, Accomplished Pop/Rock Precision (Listen)

Chaos in Bloom is the title of the new album from multiplatinum band The Goo Goo Dolls released today, Aug. 12. Though a news release says the album wasn’t “necessarily”...


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August 11, 2022
Watch Elvis Costello Perform Two Neil Young Songs on Fallon with His Old Band “Rusty” from 50 Years Ago

50 years ago, Elvis Costello played in a band called Rusty with his teenaged friend Allan Mayes back in Liverpool. Last night on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon the...


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August 11, 2022
Kenny Loggins & Jim Messina Reschedule ‘Sittin’ In’ Hollywood Bowl Gigs; New Dates Sept. 22, 24

The anticipated Sittin’ In concerts featuring Kenny Loggins and Jim Messina that were originally scheduled for July have since been rescheduled, and will now take place on Sept. 22 and...


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August 11, 2022
Tedeschi Trucks Band Honors Late Keyboardist Kofi Burbridge with “Soul Sweet Song”

“Soul Sweet Song” is a new track from Tedeschi Trucks Band, previewing the ensemble’s upcoming album I Am The Moon: IV. Farewell, which will be out on Aug. 26. The...


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August 11, 2022
Rage Against the Machine Cancels European Tour, Citing Zack de la Rocha’s ‘Medical Guidance’

Last month, Rage Against the Machine finally began its anticipated reunion tour, which was delayed multiple times due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was met with another immediate setback, as lead singer...


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August 11, 2022
Now Streaming: Netflix’s ‘Trainwreck: Woodstock ’99,’ a Can’t-Miss Look at the Notorious Carnival of Chaos

Woodstock ’99 has clearly been on the minds of many lately. Last July, HBO Max premiered Woodstock 99: Peace, Love and Rage, a new documentary directed by Garret Price and...


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August 11, 2022
Eagles Add a Handful of November Dates to Ongoing ‘Hotel California’ Tour

Eagles have extended their ongoing Hotel California tour once again — once again proving that they can check out any time they like, but they can never leave the road...


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August 11, 2022
Watch Rush’s Geddy Lee + Alex Lifeson Play “Closer to the Heart” with Primus at ‘South Park’ 25th Anniversary

Wednesday night, something significant transpired at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado: Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson and bassist/vocalist Geddy Lee reunited on stage to play a song together at a special...


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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

Where was rock and roll born? DJ Alan Freed coined the term in Cleveland, where the Rock and Roll Museum stands. Sun Records in Memphis, where Elvis Presley made his...


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August 10, 2022
Documentary ‘Randy Rhoads: Reflections of a Guitar Icon’ To Release on DVD & Blu-Ray (Pre-Order)

Beloved guitarist Randy Rhoads died in a plane crash in Florida on March 19th, 1982, yet his iconic looks and playing are forever etched into the memories of rock and...


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August 10, 2022
311 Announces Caribbean Cruise in 2023, Promising ‘311 Day At Sea’ with Bands, Comedians and More

Fresh off another marathon 311 Day experience in Las Vegas and a spring run of dates, veteran alt-rock/reggae outfit 311 announced a special cruise for early 2023 with longtime cruise partner Sixthman....


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August 10, 2022
Steve Hackett Previews ‘Genesis Revisited Live: Seconds Out & More,’ Due Sept. 2 (Pre-Order)

Last year, Steve Hackett went out on the Genesis Revisited Live: Seconds Out & More tour, an outing that found the legendary guitarist and his backing band celebrating the 1977...


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August 10, 2022
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Share the Simmering “Burning,” from New Album ‘Cool It Down’ Coming Sept. 30

Karen O. and The Yeah Yeah Yeahs emerged from the silence of a few years away back in May with news of some live performances and a record deal with Secret Canadian....


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August 10, 2022
Set Sail with Mike Love and The Beach Boys on the ‘Good Vibrations’ Cruise in March 2023

Next spring, Mike Love and The Beach Boys will set sail with Sixthman for the Good Vibrations Cruise, the second such installment of a musical cruise from the legendary group....


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August 9, 2022
A Zorro-Like Character on a Toy Horse Rides Into Chaos at 7/11 in Pixies’ Absurdist New Video for “Vault of Heaven”

On Sept. 30, long-running and prolific indie/rock band Pixies will return with Doggerel, the group’s eighth full-length album to date and the follow-up to 2019’s Beneath the Eyrie. Here’s a song from the record titled “Vault of...


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August 9, 2022
Flannel Nation Fest Cancelled: ’90s Alt/Rock Fest Originally Scheduled for 8/13 in Southern California

Flannel Nation has been cancelled, organizers shared in a message on Facebook on Tuesday after several bands, among them Everclear, Candlebox and Filter, announced that they had dropped off the...


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August 9, 2022
Phoenix: Funky New Song “Alpha Zulu” Out Now Ahead of Global Fall Tour; New Album in Progres

Phoenix, the French indie/rock/pop band that burst onto the scene in 2009 with its fourth record, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, amassing attention around the world thanks to hit singles like “1901”...


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August 9, 2022
Dan Navarro: Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist/Voice Actor Releasing ‘Horizon Line’ 8/26; Tour Dates

On Aug. 26, singer/songwriter/guitarist/voice actor Dan Navarro will release a new album titled Horizon Line. It will be the follow-up to Navarro’s 2018 record, Shed My Skin. Here’s a song...


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August 9, 2022
Rest in Peace, Motown Legend/Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Singer/Songwriter/Producer Lamont Dozier: 1941-2022

Lamont Dozier, the singer/songwriter/producer known for decades of notable works in the Motown world and beyond, has passed away at the age of 81. The news was confirmed by his...


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August 9, 2022
Watch Ozzy Osbourne’s First Public Performance Since 2019 — a Surprise Appearance with Tony Iommi

On Monday, Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi surprised the world by appearing on stage in their hometown of Birmingham, England, to perform during the closing ceremonies of the 2022 Commonwealth...


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August 9, 2022
The Mars Volta: New Self-Titled Album Due 9/16; Band’s First in a Decade (Preview/Pre-Order)

When The Mars Volta returned in June with a new song, the first in over a decade from the consistently genre-defying musical project helmed by guitarist/composer Omar Rodríguez-López and singer/lyricist Cedric...


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August 8, 2022
LA’s This Ain’t No Picnic Festival Sets Daily Lineups/Set Times for Aug. 27-28 Event (The Strokes, LCD Soundsystem, More)

Coming up on August 27-28, 2022, Goldenvoice will put on This Ain’t No Picnic, a two-day indie/alternative festival located at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Southern California. The festival...


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August 8, 2022
Rest in Peace, Singer/Actor/Entertainer Olivia Newton-John: 1948-2022

This morning, Aug. 8, the family of Olivia Newton-John announced on her official Facebook page that the Australian-born actor/singer, known the world over for her many hit songs and roles...


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August 8, 2022
Recap: Red Hot Chili Peppers/The Strokes/King Princess Light Up Las Vegas’ Allegiant Stadium

One of the most powerful attributes of music is its ability to bring together people of all demographics, backgrounds and ideologies. Over the course of the past few decades, few...


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August 8, 2022
Out Now: Tool Releases 3-LP Vinyl Edition of Massive 2019 Album ‘Fear Inoculum’

First released in August of 2019, Fear Inoculum ended a 13-year silence between albums from Tool — and the prog/metal masters delivered one of the most sprawling, epic and grandiose...


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August 8, 2022
Silversun Pickups Preview New Album ‘Physical Thrills’ (Out 8/19) with “Alone on a Hill”

Los Angeles indie/rock band Silversun Pickups will get back after it on Aug. 19 with Physical Thrills, the group’s studio album. The set was produced by Butch Vig and was...


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August 8, 2022
Listen to “Boy,” a New Song from The Killers Shared Ahead of Big North American Stadium/Arena Tour

The Killers have long been known for their earnest rock/pop anthems with huge, stadium-ready choruses — and that’s precisely what’s going on with “boy,” a new song shared by the...


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August 4, 2022
Outside Lands Twitch Live Stream for Aug. 5-7: Weezer, Phoebe Bridgers, Rina Sawayama, Post Malone, More

This coming weekend, Aug. 5-7, the Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival will once again take place at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. Featuring headliners Green Day, Post Malone...


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August 4, 2022
Paul McCartney Shares Story Behind ‘McCartney III’ Album; New ‘McCartney I II III’ Box Set Out 8/5

This Friday, Aug. 5, Sir Paul McCartney will release McCartney I II III, a special box set collection of three of his cherished solo albums — 1970’s McCartney, 1980’s McCartney II, and...


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August 4, 2022
Watch Eddie Vedder Join The Strokes for “Juicebox” in Seattle (Opening for Red Hot Chili Peppers)

On Wednesday night, The Strokes performed at T-Mobile Park in Seattle as special guest support for the Red Hot Chili Peppers‘ ongoing Unlimited Love world tour (the second is coming...


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August 4, 2022
Jeff “Skunk” Baxter on West Coast Tour; Solo Debut ‘Speed of Heat’ Available Now

This past Friday, June 17,  Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Jeff “Skunk” Baxter hit a career milestone by releasing his very first solo record, Speed of Heat. In commemoration...


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August 4, 2022
Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. Announce ‘Live in Colorado: Vol 2’ with “Ripple”; Fall Tour On Deck

On Oct. 7, Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. — the ensemble featuring Grateful Dead‘s Bobby Weir, flanked by musical pals Don Was, Jay Lane and Jeff Chimenti — will release...


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August 3, 2022
Bastards of Fine Arts (Featuring Matt Keating & Steve Mayone) Release Debut Album “A Good Sign” (Listen Here)

The Bastards of Fine Arts is a new band with old roots:  Co-leaders Matt Keating and Steve Mayone have been part of the NYC music scene for decades, and each...


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August 3, 2022
Goose Debuts Short Doc Capturing Recent Sold-Out Radio City Music Hall Gigs; ‘Dripfield’ Tour On Now

Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic/jam band Goose is flying high right now with a series of big performances around the country, the rising band capturing the masses — and even converting the previously unconvertable —...


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August 3, 2022
Watch King Princess Perform “Let Us Die” on ‘Fallon,’ with an Onstage Tribute to Taylor Hawkins (New LP Out Now)

King Princess, the stage name of indie singer/songwriter Mikaela Straus, released a new record, Hold On Baby, on July 29. The second full-length King Princess album, following 2019’s Cheap Queen,...


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August 3, 2022
Rina Sawayama Shows Her Sensitive Side with “Hold the Girl” Video; New Album 9/16, Fall Tour

Multifaceted, genre-hopping singer/songwriter Rina Sawayama has been previewing her new record, Hold the Girl, which will be released on Sept. 16. Three songs have been shared so far from the...


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August 3, 2022
The 1975 Turns Up the Energy on Danceable New Song “Happiness”; North American Tour News

Oct. 14 will bring with it the anticipated new album from English pop/rock/indie outfit The 1975, and on Wednesday the group shared a danceable new single from Being Funny in...


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August 3, 2022
‘Celebrating David Bowie’ Tour 2022: Todd Rundgren, Adrian Belew, Scrote, Royston Langdon, & More

This fall, an all-star assortment of musicians will gather once again for another edition of the Celebrating David Bowie tour. Featuring Todd Rundgren, former Bowie musical director Adrian Belew, Scrote,...


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August 3, 2022
Recap: Anthrax/Black Label Society/Hatebreed’s Heavy Metal Masterclass at the Hollywood Palladium

This past Friday, July 29, Anthrax’s 40th anniversary tour rolled through the Hollywood Palladium, finding the thrash metal titans sharing the stage with co-headliners Black Label Society and special guest...


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August 3, 2022
The London Suede Returns: Preview New Album ‘Autofiction’ (Due 9/16) with Two Songs

Long-running English rock band Suede (a.k.a. The London Suede here in the United States) will release a new studio album titled Autofiction on Sept. 16, via BMG. Announced recently, it...


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August 2, 2022
Creedence Clearwater Revival to Revisit Lost 1970 Gig at the Royal Albert Hall as Live Album/Film

Previously assumed lost to the sands of time, a near-mythical and long-rumored live recording of a 1970 performance from Creedence Clearwater Revival will finally be released on Sept. 16. Announced...


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August 2, 2022
Third Annual ‘Dia De Los Deftones’ Festival Coming to San Diego Nov. 5 ft. Turnstile, Phantogram, More

This coming Saturday, Nov. 5, long-running alt/metal band Deftones will host its third annual Dia De Los Deftones festival. Again taking place at Petco Park in San Diego (the home...


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August 1, 2022
Joe Walsh Reuniting James Gang for VetsAid Benefit, ft. Dave Grohl, Nine Inch Nails, Black Keys and the Breeders

How’s this for a wildly unexpected treat? Joe Walsh will reconvene James Gang for the sixth annual VetsAid charity concert, with Walsh performing alongside Jimmy Fox and Dale Peters. The...


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August 1, 2022
Ann Wilson Announces New Tour Dates; New Solo LP ‘Fierce Bliss’ Out Now

When we last heard from Ann Wilson, the singer/songwriter/Heart icon was basking in the glow of her new solo record, Fierce Bliss, which was released in late April. A collection...


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August 1, 2022
Rest in Peace, Nichelle Nichols (Lieutenant Uhura on ‘Star Trek’) Dies at 89, Remembered By Peers

Nichelle Nichols, the actor known the world over for her portrayal of Lieutenant Uhura on the classic Star Trek television series, died Saturday of natural causes at the age of...


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August 1, 2022
PHOTOS: Red Hot Chili Peppers Bring ‘Unlimited Love’ Tour Back Home to SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles

It’s been a year of revived activity for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and on Sunday night the legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Famers brought their celebratory Unlimited Love...


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July 29, 2022
Ringo Starr Previews New ‘EP3’ (Out 9/16) with the Joyous “World Go Round” — Listen

Ringo Starr and several of his All-Starr friends are at it again — and on Sept. 16, the Beatles legend will release EP3, a new four-song collection that works as...


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July 29, 2022
Maggie Rogers Releases Her Second Album “Surrender” (Listen Here)

Maggie Rogers releases her second album Surrender today through Debay Sounds & Capitol Records. (Surrender is on cd, vinyl, digital or cassette and available at our Rock Cellar Store –...


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July 29, 2022
David Lee Roth Debuts Van Halen Tribute Song, “Nothing Could Have Stopped Us Back Then Anyway”

Longtime Van Halen vocalist David Lee Roth has shared another new solo recording, and this latest one is a nostalgic look back at the good times he had over the...


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July 28, 2022
Joni Mitchell ‘The Asylum Albums (1972 – 1975)’ Collection Coming 9/23; Preview with Remastered Track

On Sept. 23, the next collection of music in the Joni Mitchell Archives series will be released when The Asylum Albums (1972 – 1975) box set is made available by...


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July 28, 2022
Lamb of God Debuts Video for the Crushing “Omens,” Title Track of New Album Out 10/7

If there’s one thing about Lamb of God that keeps the Virginia-based heavy metal outfit on its own plane of existence, it’s the band’s remarkable consistency. The band’s ninth studio...


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July 28, 2022
Watch Gorillaz’ Vibrant New Video for the Funky “Cracker Island” ft. Thundercat; Fall Arena Tour on Deck

Britpop/English music icon Damon Albarn announced a few months back that his Gorillaz project will jump into action once again this fall for a North American tour that promises to be...


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July 28, 2022
Watch a New Preview for Director Brett Morgen’s David Bowie Documentary ‘Moonage Daydream’ (Out 9/16)

Moonage Daydream is a new film from director Brett Morgen (who helmed 2012’s Crossfire Hurricane Rolling Stones documentary, 2015’s Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck and 2017’s Jane) set for release this fall. Officially sanctioned by the David...


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July 28, 2022
The Cure Reissuing 1992’s ‘Wish’ for 30th Anniversary 11/25; Preview/Pre-Order

Originally released in April of 1992, Wish was the most successful studio album from English rock icons The Cure, landing in the top spot on the U.K. album charts and...


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July 28, 2022
Motörhead Revisiting 1982’s ‘Iron Fist’ for 40th Anniversary; Preview with Demo Track (Pre-Order)

On Sept. 23, the robust Motörhead vaults will be opened once again for an expanded revisiting of Iron Fist, the legendary English metal band‘s fifth studio album. Originally released in...


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July 27, 2022
Rest in Peace, ‘Leave it to Beaver’ Star Tony Dow: 1945-2022

On Wednesday, it was officially announced that Tony Dow, the actor/director known for his role as Wally Cleaver on the classic TV show Leave it to Beaver, has died at...


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July 27, 2022
Joyce Manor Teams with Best Friends Animal Society in Los Angeles for New Video/Pet Adoption PSA

Southern California pop-punk band Joyce Manor debuted a new music video for “Did You Ever Know?,” a song from the group’s recent album 40 Oz to Fresno. The clip, which...


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July 27, 2022
‘Joe Strummer 002: The Mescaleros Years’ Box Set Coming 9/16 to Commemorate 70th Birthday (Pre-Order)

On Sept. 16, Dark Horse Records will release Joe Strummer 002: The Mescaleros Years, the first-ever detailed collection of material celebrating Joe Strummer‘s work after the Clash. With Strummer’s birthday...


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July 27, 2022
Poster Revealed for ‘Weird: The Al Yankovic Story,’ Starring Daniel Radcliffe and Premiering on the Roku Channel 11/4

On Nov. 4, The Roku Channel will premiere Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, the official “biopic” of parody musician/cultural icon, “Weird Al” Yankovic. The gritty, stylized send-up of Yankovic’s career,...


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July 27, 2022
Bush Tackles Women’s Rights, Planet Earth and AI/Robots on Aggressive New Song “More Than Machines”

Gavin Rossdale and alt/rock heroes Bush are back again with a blistering new song, “More Than Machines.” Debuted on Wednesday, the song serves as the lead single from a new...


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July 27, 2022
The Kinks: 50th Anniversary Reissues of ‘Muswell Hillbillies / Everybody’s In Show-Biz – Everybody’s A Star’ 9/9

On Sept. 9, The Kinks will revisit two classic albums for special 50th anniversary reissues: 1971’s Muswell Hillbillies, the English band‘s 10th album at the time, and the following year’s...


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July 27, 2022
Ghost Shares Video for ‘Impera’ Standout “Spillways,” an Epic Glam/Pop Thrill Ride (On Tour Soon)

It can be a challenge to fully pin down Ghost, thanks to the Swedish hard-rock/metal/glam/pop group’s affinity for adventures into all corners of the musical sphere. The band, essentially a musical...


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July 26, 2022
The Cult Sets North American Tour Dates Around 10/7 Release of ‘Under the Midnight Sun’

English rock mainstays The Cult recently announced a new album, Under the Midnight Sun, which the band will release on October 7. It was previewed with a stylish video for...


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July 26, 2022
Tony Dow of ‘Leave it to Beaver’ In Hospice; Management Team Issues Retraction

Update July 27: Tony Dow has passed away at the age of 77, per his management team and son. Update July 26: Hours after initially announcing that actor/director Tony Dow...


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July 26, 2022
Farm Aid 2022: Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews, Sheryl Crow, More 9/24 — But Not Neil Young

This year’s Farm Aid music festival from Willie Nelson and friends will take place on Sept. 24 at Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek in Raleigh, North Carolina....


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July 26, 2022
Soul Blind Distills ’90s Alt/Grunge Energy in New Song “Stuck in a Loop”; On Tour Now

Listening to New York-based band Soul Blind, the ensemble’s affinity for what came before is striking. Thick, reverbed guitar riffs set to brooding melodies and vocals from lead singer Cen...


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July 26, 2022
She & Him Debut Animated Video for “Wouldn’t It Be Nice,” from Their New Brian Wilson Tribute LP

Last week, She & Him released Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson, a spirited collection of loving homages to the Beach Boys legend. Among the classic tracks revisited on...


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July 26, 2022
A Rockin’ Toast to Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones for His 79th Birthday

Note: A version of this story originally ran in previous years to celebrate Mick Jagger’s birthday — and has since been updated for 2022. In the history of music, there have...


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July 26, 2022
Joe Satriani Maps Out ‘Earth’ Tour, Promises 2.5-Hour Sets of New Material and Classics

Later this year, guitar wizard Joe Satriani will embark on the Earth tour, at long last resuming his live schedule after several postponements over the past handful of years. Satriani...


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July 25, 2022
Rest in Peace, Actor Paul Sorvino (‘Goodfellas,’ ‘Law & Order’): 1939-2022

Paul Sorvino, the acclaimed actor known for standout roles over the years including Paulie Cicero in Goodfellas and Phil Cerreta on Law & Order, has passed away at the age...


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July 25, 2022
Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. Announce 13-City Fall Tour, with Three Nights in SF for Weir’s 75th Birthday

Fresh off the conclusion of another Dead and Company summer stadium run, Bob Weir already has plans for a fall run with his Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. ensemble (himself,...


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July 25, 2022
Djo (‘Stranger Things’ Star Joe Keery) Channels Talking Heads, Bowie for New Synth-Pop Song “Gloom”

Djo is the musical project/alter ego of Joe Keery, known to many for his portrayal of Steve Harrington on the smash-hit Netflix series Stranger Things. His musical ambitions extend well...


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July 25, 2022
‘Weekends with Adele’ Las Vegas Residency Back On; 32 Shows from Nov. 2022 – March 2023 at Caesar’s Palace

After postponing her highly anticipated Las Vegas residency with a tearful apology video in January, Adele will indeed take the stage at The Colosseum at Caesar’s Palace later this year,...


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July 25, 2022
Watch Joni Mitchell Surprise at Newport Folk Festival with First Full Performance Since 2002 (w/ Brandi Carlile, More)

Some shows are just more special than others. That’s the case with this past weekend’s Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island, which saw the legendary Joni Mitchell perform her first...


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July 25, 2022
Stevie Nicks Announces Fall 2022 Tour with Special Guest Vanessa Carlton

This coming fall, the iconic Stevie Nicks will embark on a Live Nation-sponsored tour that serves as the second leg of a tour Nicks began earlier in the year. The...


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July 24, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers: ‘Return of the Dream Canteen,’ Second New Album of 2022, Coming 10/14

Back in early April, the Red Hot Chili Peppers returned with Unlimited Love — a sprawling artistic statement that marked the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band‘s first album...


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July 24, 2022
Guitarist Steve Morse Takes Leave of Deep Purple to Care for His Wife

Steve Morse will be stepping away from Deep Purple after 28 years to be with his wife, who is battling cancer. The news was shared from Deep Purple’s facebook page...


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July 22, 2022
Billie Eilish Celebrates New ‘Guitar Songs’ EP by Dancing on the Jumbotron at Dodger Stadium to “Bad Guy”

Thursday night was a big night for Billie Eilish. The global pop phenom surprised fans with the release of “Guitar Songs,” a two-song set of stripped-back acoustic songs with her...


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July 22, 2022
Pink Floyd Shares 2018 Remix of “Dogs,” from New ‘Animals’ Reissue Coming 9/16 (Pre-Order)

On Sept. 16, Warner Music will revisit Animals, the 1977 concept album from Pink Floyd, for a big 2018 Mix reissue available in a variety of formats. Announced recently, the set was...


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July 22, 2022
Out Now: ZZ Top ‘Raw: That Little Ol’ Band from Texas,’ Dedicated “In Righteous Memory of Dusty Hill” (Listen)

Raw: That Little Ol’ Band from Texas is a new album from Texas rock legends ZZ Top. Released today, July 22, it’s a collection of songs from throughout the groundbreaking band’s career,...


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July 22, 2022
Out Now: Dawes Lets It All Out with Experimental, Loose ‘Misadventures of Doomscroller’ LP (Listen)

Los Angeles indie/rock outfit Dawes returned today, July 22, with Misadventures of Doomscroller — the eighth studio album from the band and a stark departure from what came before. It’s...


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July 22, 2022
Goo Goo Dolls Preview New Album ‘Chaos in Bloom’ with “You Are the Answer” (Listen); On Tour Now

The Goo Goo Dolls are known just as much for peppy, guitar-forward pop/rock anthems as they are slower, more deliberate ballads — and thus far, the multiplatinum band has showed...


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July 22, 2022
Out Now: Jack White Goes Singer/Songwriter Route with Richly Detailed New Album ‘Entering Heaven Alive’ (Listen)

There’s a duality to Jack White. On one side, the loud, boisterous and creatively frenetic garage-rock bandleader. On the other, a more subdued, singer/songwriter sort of persona. He’s explored both...


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July 22, 2022
Megadeth Previews New Album ‘The Sick, The Dying … and The Dead!’ with “Night Stalkers,” ft. Ice-T (Watch)

On Sept. 2, Megadeth main man Dave Mustaine and his heavy metal cohorts will unleash a new record titled The Sick, The Dying … and The Dead! Announced recently, the band has...


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July 22, 2022
Out Now: She & Him Release Loving New ‘Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson’ Collection (Listen)

Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson is a new collection of loving and spirited musical homages from She & Him — the indie/pop duo comprised of Zooey Deschanel and...


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July 22, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne Reunites with Tony Iommi for the Blistering “Degradation Rules” — from New LP ‘Patient Number 9’

If you’re curious what a new song bringing together Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi might sound like in 2022, well, wonder no more. Titled “Degradation Rules,” the aggressive, powerful track...


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July 20, 2022
Summer Tour Done, John Mayer Thanks Dead & Company for “Allowing Me a Seat on This Transcendent Ride”

Dead and Company wrapped a big summer tour with some shows at Citi Field in New York this week — and after the dust settled, John Mayer expressed his deep...


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July 20, 2022
Gary Clark Jr. Keeping Busy with Fall 2022 Tour, New Album and ‘Elvis’ Cameo Appearance

This fall, four-time Grammy Award-winning musician/guitarist Gary Clark Jr. will head out on a headlining tour of North America, a run of shows that includes a handful of high-profile festival...


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July 20, 2022
GIVEAWAY (CLOSED): Enter to Win an Eric Clapton ‘Nothing But the Blues’ 2-LP Prize Pack! (Album/Film Out Now)

[THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED. KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR OUR NEWEST ONES. Congratulations to Deana K. of Pleasant Hill, Missouri] On June 24, a previously lost-to-the-vaults Eric Clapton documentary, Nothing...


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July 20, 2022
Photos: Dokken with George Lynch and Red Voodoo Play Rock & Brews in Sacramento

On July 4 weekend, iconic hard rock band Dokken with George Lynch took the stage outdoors at Rock & Brews in Sacramento, Calif., for a special holiday weekend concert. The...


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July 20, 2022
Lucy Dacus Transforms Cher’s “Believe” Into Dreamy Indie-Pop; Fall Tour Announced

Cher’s “Believe” is an enduring classic, a global smash-hit first released in 1998 that powered its way around the world on the strength of its infectious melody and dance-pop composition....


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July 20, 2022
The Cult’s Ian Astbury Breaks Up a Fight Mid-Song: “Stop Crying. It’s a F****** Rock Show.”

Let this be a lesson to everyone catching The Cult in concert: Do not mess with Ian Astbury. The English rock icons were playing a show Tuesday night in Washington,...


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July 20, 2022
Chester Bennington of Linkin Park: 5 Years Gone, but Never Forgotten

Five years ago today, July 20, Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington was found dead at the age of just 41 of a suspected suicide. Even this length of time later,...


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July 20, 2022
Happy 75th Birthday to Carlos Santana — Still on the Mend After a Medical Scare

Today, July 20, guitar wizard/legend Carlos Santana celebrates his 75th birthday. Over the years, Santana has maintained a steady presence as both a recording and touring musician — and even...


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July 20, 2022
Slipknot Unleashes “The Dying Song (Time to Sing)”; New Album ‘The End, So Far’ Out 9/30

There’s long been a hint of uncertainty surrounding Slipknot and just how long the masked heavy metal ensemble could remain a collective unit. Since bursting onto the hard rock/metal scene...


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July 19, 2022
Journey Riding High as New Album ‘Freedom’ Debuts at No. 1 on Current Rock Chart

On July 8, Journey returned with its first album of original material in 11 years — and Freedom is a high-energy return to classic form from Neal Schon and company....


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July 19, 2022
Lollapalooza Hulu Live Stream: Watch Sets from Metallica, Machine Gun Kelly and More, 7/28-31

This coming July 28-31, a mass of musical acts will convene once again at for the Lollapalooza Music & Arts Festival, set to take place at Grant Park in Chicago,...


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July 19, 2022
The Interrupters Preview New Album with Throwback Ska Anthem, “As We Live” ft. Tim Armstrong/Rhoda Dakar

On Aug. 5, punk/ska revivalists The Interrupters will release a new record titled In the Wild. Announced recently, the album comes with anticipation thanks to the Interrupters’ breakthrough success in...


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July 19, 2022
7/23: Watch Atlantis Concert for Earth, a Global Fundraiser ft. Sting, Black Eyed Peas, Pitbull, Bush & More

This coming Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23, an eclectic array of musical icons will join together both in person and virtually for the Atlantis Concert for Earth, a...


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July 19, 2022
Limp Bizkit Cancels European Tour Due to Front Man Fred Durst’s ‘Personal Health Concerns’

Limp Bizkit was set to head out on a European and U.K. tour this summer, supporting its late 2021 ‘comeback’ album Still Sucks as well as the band’s string of...


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July 18, 2022
Tom Tom Club’s 1981 Debut Certified Platinum Thanks to Enduring Legacy of “Genius of Love”

Back in 1981, husband-and-wife team Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth branched out of their “day job” with Talking Heads to form Tom Tom Club, and it has proven to be...


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July 18, 2022
Alter Bridge Returns with the Soaring, 6-Minute “Pawns & Kings,” Title Track to New Album Out 10/14

Hard-rock powerhouse Alter Bridge will release a new album, Pawns & Kings, on Oct. 14. The group, featuring Myles Kennedy on vocals alongside longtime Creed members Mark Tremonti (lead guitar),...


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July 18, 2022
Out Now: beabadoobee Presents ‘Beatopia,’ Indie Singer/Songwriter’s Anticipated Sophomore Album

beabadoobee (real name: Bea Kristi) would like to invite you to Beatopia. That’s the title of the anticipated new sophomore album from the buzzworthy indie singer/songwriter, who emerged in 2020...


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July 18, 2022
Hear a 1965 Demo of “Heroin” from Lou Reed; New ‘Words & Music, May 1965’ Rarities Set 8/26

On Aug. 26, Words & Music, May 1965 — a collection of some never-before-heard material from Lou Reed — will be released. The special set is timed to link up...


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July 15, 2022
Kenny Loggins & Jim Messina Postpone Hollywood Bowl Gigs (7/15-16) Due to COVID-19

This weekend was supposed to bring with it two very special performances at the iconic Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles from Kenny Loggins and Jim Messina, which would be the...


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July 15, 2022
Greg Norton of Hüsker Dü & UltraBomb Reveals Prostate Cancer Diagnosis – GoFundMe is Set Up

Greg Norton of the new “punk hardcore power trio” UltraBomb and best known as the mustachioed bass player for Hüsker Dü has tested positive for prostate cancer, and a GoFundMe...


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July 15, 2022
Out Now: Alan Parsons’ New Album ‘From The New World’ (ft. Joe Bonamassa, Tommy Shaw and More) (Listen)

Today, July 15, revered prog rock icon/studio legend Alan Parsons returned with a brand new studio album, From the New World, his first studio record since 2019’s The Secret. A fittingly epic collection...


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July 15, 2022
Coming in 2022: “Beyond The Days of The Dream Syndicate” Documentary Film — Watch a Trailer

Filmmaker Emiel Spoelder has announced that he’s finishing up a documentary about The Dream Syndicate – one of the central bands in the “Paisley Underground” musical scene of the 1980s,...


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July 15, 2022
Hayley Williams Revives Paramore, Plots 12-Show Tour This Fall Around When We Were Young Festival

When it was first revealed that Hayley Williams was reviving Paramore for a headlining spot at this October’s When We Were Young Festival in Las Vegas, it sparked hopes that...


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July 15, 2022
Out Now: Jeff Beck + Johnny Depp’s Spirited New Covers Record, ’18’ (Listen)

The past few weeks have seen plenty of headlines involving Johnny Depp, for various reasons. Among those newsworthy topics is 18, a brand new studio album combining the talents of...


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July 15, 2022
Out Now: ‘Born For This Moment,’ the 38th Studio Album from Legendary Band Chicago (Listen)

Today, July 15, Chicago releases Born For This Moment, a brand new studio album from the legendary band and its 38th to date. From the first horn notes of the...


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July 14, 2022
Larkin Poe Unveils Rousing Title Track to New Album ‘Blood Harmony’ Out 11/11; On Tour Now

Larkin Poe — the acclaimed indie/rock duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — shared a powerful new song/music video titled “Blood Harmony.” The title track to the band’s upcoming album...


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July 14, 2022
NZ Indie Rockers The Beths Trace the Melancholy Experience of Love with “Expert in a Dying Field”; Tour

“Expert in a Dying Field” is a compelling new song from The Beths, the title track from a new album coming from the New Zealand indie/rock band due out Sept....


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July 14, 2022
Pantera to Reform in 2023 with Remaining Members Phil Anselmo and Rex Brown for ‘Reunion’ Tour

Pantera is a staple of heavy metal history, but the Texas-based band met an untimely end in 2004 when guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott was shot and killed onstage during a...


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July 14, 2022
Judas Priest’s Rob Halford is Just Like Us: Singing Classic ‘Priest’ Songs While Doing the Dishes

We love it when our favorite rock stars reveal things about themselves to which we “regular people” can relate. The latest example of this comes from Judas Priest main man...


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July 14, 2022
Toto’s David Paich Previews New Solo Record ‘Forgotten Toys’ with “Queen Charade”; LP Out 8/19

David Paich of Toto will release his very first solo album, Forgotten Toys, on Aug. 19. Paich announced the record recently, and on Thursday the iconic musician previewed it with...


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July 14, 2022
Pearl Jam Links with Samuel Bayer for the First Time in New Video for ‘Gigaton’ Standout “Quick Escape”

Samuel Bayer is the man responsible for many of the most memorable and iconic music videos of the past few decades — including Nirvana‘s “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” Blind Melon‘s...


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July 14, 2022
Disturbed Takes On “Outrage Addiction” with Snarling New Track “Hey You”; New Album Soon; On Tour Now

“Hey You,” the aggressive new single released by multiplatinum hard rockers Disturbed on Thursday, sounds … like a Disturbed song. This shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone familiar with...


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July 13, 2022
Rhett Miller (Old 97’s) Shares “Follow You Home”; New Solo Album ‘The Misfit’ Out 9/16

Outside of his work fronting the alt/country band Old 97’s, Rhett Miller has also maintained a steady solo career — and on Sept. 16, he will release his eighth record,...


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July 13, 2022
Rob Zombie Turns Up the Camp — and Color! — in New Trailer for His ‘The Munsters’ Prequel Out in September

Last month, a teaser trailer arrived for a new feature film adaptation of The Munsters from filmmaker/musician/hard-rock icon Rob Zombie — and now, the full trailer has turned up, shedding...


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July 13, 2022
Ben Gibbard Takes Control of Vinyl Production in Death Cab for Cutie’s New Video for “Here to Forever”

The new music video for “Here to Forever,” a song shared by Death Cab for Cutie this week, depicts band leader Gibbard taking control of the process of pressing his...


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July 13, 2022
Peter Hook & the Light: 26-Date ‘Joy Division: A Celebration’ North American Tour Starts Aug. 11

Starting next month, Peter Hook and the Light will embark on a 26-date tour across North America — and Joy Division: A Celebration sounds like a fantastic night out for...


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July 13, 2022
Emerson, Lake & Palmer: ‘Singles’ Deluxe Vinyl Box Set Coming 8/26 (First-Ever Singles Box Set)

Over the years, Emerson, Lake & Palmer amassed a global audience and the respect of many around the world for their cutting-edge style of music and influence that is still...


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July 13, 2022
Oasis Releasing ‘Be Here Now’ 25th Anniversary Edition 8/19; Watch new Video for “D’You Know What I Mean?”

Originally released in August of 1997, Be Here Now is one of the most grandiose albums of the decade. The third full-length record from Oasis, it marked the first release...


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July 12, 2022
July 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our July 2022 features. Chicago Co-Founder Robert Lamm on New Album ‘Born For This Moment,’ Touring with Brian Wilson and Beyond Picking Up the...


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July 12, 2022
Chicago Co-Founder Robert Lamm on New Album ‘Born For This Moment,’ Touring with Brian Wilson and Beyond

Chicago, the self-described “rock and roll band with horns,” has always done everything big. Formed in 1967, Chicago celebrates its 55th anniversary this year, and on July 15 is releasing...


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July 12, 2022
Picking Up the Pieces: Richie Furay Talks Covering Keith Urban, Sammy Kershaw and More on ‘In the Country’ LP

Richie Furay has been part of three influential bands that have produced a stack of hits: Buffalo Springfield, Poco and the Souther-Hillman-Furay Band. Yet as a solo artist, Furay has...


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July 12, 2022
Top 11 Hit Songs That Caused Controversy

“Michael Jackson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. It caused quite a controversy, because his nose isn’t eligible for another fifteen years.” — Conan O’Brien “This...


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July 12, 2022
The Zombies’ Rod Argent Talks New Album, Tour, Classic Hits, Keith Moon Adventures and More (Q&A)

Landing on U.S shores in the mid ‘60s, The Zombies’ run on the charts was relatively short — and by the turn of the ‘60s they were long gone. Or...


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July 12, 2022
Preview The Mountain Goats’ New Album ‘Bleed Out,’ Inspired by Action Movies of the 1960s/70s/80s (Out 8/19)

On Aug. 19, revered indie/rock band The Mountain Goats will release a new record titled Bleed Out. Announced recently, the album is being billed as “a cinematic experience inspired by...


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July 12, 2022
This Video is Definitely the Star Wars & Smash Mouth “All Star” Mashup You’ve Been Looking for

Below, enjoy a recently recirculated video mashup featuring the Star Wars universe — both the original trilogy of films from 1977, 1980 and 1983 and the newer trilogy that began...


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July 12, 2022
Silversun Pickups Debut “Scared Together”; New Album ‘Physical Thrills’ (Produced by Butch Vig) Out 8/19

Los Angeles rock/alt/indie band Silversun Pickups will return on Aug. 19 with a new album titled Physical Thrills. The group’s sixth studio album, Physical Thrills was produced by Butch Vig...


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July 12, 2022
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Announce First Leg of 2023 U.S. Tour

Early next year, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will get back after it on their first proper tour since 2017 — and on Tuesday, “The Boss” revealed details...


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July 12, 2022
Rage Against the Machine Launches First Tour in 11 Years; Front Man Zack de la Rocha Injures Leg, Plays Through It

This past Saturday, July 9, Rage Against the Machine finally began its anticipated reunion tour, which was delayed multiple times due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Taking the stage at Alpine...


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July 11, 2022
New David Lee Roth: Stream His New Solo Song, “Pointing at the Moon”

“Pointing at the Moon” is a new song from longtime Van Halen vocalist David Lee Roth. A sparse, intimate composition pairing “Diamond Dave” with an acoustic guitar and piano progression,...


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July 11, 2022
Carlos Santana Postpones Dates of ‘Miraculous Supernatural’ Tour After Medical Scare

A July 5 onstage collapse by Carlos Santana prompted an emergency hospital stay for the legendary guitarist, currently out on the road with his band on the Miraculous Supernatural tour...


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July 8, 2022
Out Now: Richie Furay Covers Garth Brooks, John Denver, More on Inspired Tribute LP, ‘In the Country’ (Listen)

Today, July 8, Richie Furay added to his musical legacy with a new record titled In the Country. Officially detailed in late April, it is the ninth solo studio album from the...


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July 8, 2022
Out Now: Christine McVie Celebrates Her Work Outside Fleetwood Mac with ‘Songbird: A Solo Collection’

On June 24, Christine McVie released Songbird: A Solo Collection — a compilation of recordings commemorating her solo catalog outside Fleetwood Mac. The collection was first previewed with a track called “Slowdown,” one...


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July 8, 2022
More New The Mars Volta: Stream “Graveyard Love”; Dates Added to Fall Tour

The Mars Volta — the consistently genre-defying musical project helmed by guitarist/composer Omar Rodríguez-López and singer/lyricist Cedric Bixler-Zavala — ended a prolonged silence in June with the premiere of a new song...


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July 8, 2022
’90s Hitmakers Collective Soul Release “All Our Pieces,” New Album ‘Vibrating’ Coming 8/12 (Pre-Order)

On Aug. 12, Collective Soul will release a new record titled Vibrating — the 11th to date from the alt-rock/pop group, which hit it big in the 1990s with a...


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July 8, 2022
The Deslondes Release New Album ‘Ways & Means’ – (Listen & Stream)

Today, July 8th, the Americana roots band The Deslondes released their new album Ways & Means on New West Records. Pick up Ways & Means on CD and Vinyl at...


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July 8, 2022
Robbie Williams Previews 25th Anniversary Album ‘XXV’ with New Versions of “Eternity/The Road to Mandalay”

Global pop superstar Robbie Williams recently announced big plans to celebrate his 25th year as a solo artist, with a special collection titled XXV set for release on Sept. 9. On Friday,...


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July 8, 2022
She & Him Preview Brian Wilson Tribute Album with “Don’t Worry Baby”; ‘Melt Away’ Out 7/22

She & Him, the indie duo comprised of singer Zooey Deschanel and guitarist M. Ward, have spent much of the past few weeks previewing Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian...


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July 8, 2022
Out Now: Neil Young & Crazy Horse Revisit Lost Early 2000s-Era Album ‘Toast’ with Full Release

Originally recorded in 2000 and ’01, Toast would eventually be shelved by Neil Young + Crazy Horse. Different versions of four songs surfaced on later releases, but the entirety of the...


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July 8, 2022
Out Now: Journey Returns with Electrifying New Album ‘Freedom,’ Band’s First of New Material in 11 Years (Listen)

From the beginning notes of “Together We Run,” the song that kicks off the new studio album from Journey, one thing is abundantly clear: The Rock & Roll Hall of...


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July 7, 2022
Rest in Peace, Legendary Actor James Caan (‘The Godfather,’ ‘Elf,’ ‘Misery,’ More): 1940-2022

James Caan, a major Hollywood star whose career spanned decades and earned him nominations for four Golden Globes, an Emmy Award and an Oscar, has died at the age of...


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July 7, 2022
The 1975 Returns with “Part of the Band”; New Album ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ Out 10/14

2020 was supposed to be a huge year for The 1975 — and while the English indie/pop/rock band did release a captivatingly daring album, Notes on a Conditional Form, it...


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July 7, 2022
Goose Will Win Over Even the Most “Jam Band”-Resistant with New Album ‘Dripfield’ … (I Would Know).

On June 24, Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic/jam band Goose released its latest studio album, Dripfield. If the use of the phrase “jam band” above drove you to click away from this website,...


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July 7, 2022
Julien Baker Shares “Guthrie”; ‘B-Sides’ EP Out 7/21 Ahead of Tour with Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen

In early 2021, Julien Baker added to her acclaimed catalog of hushed and heartbreaking albums with Little Oblivions, her third to date and a collection of songs showcasing Baker’s knack...


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July 7, 2022
Sharon Van Etten Debuts Video for “Headspace,” from ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’; Tour Starts 7/21

Released on May 6, We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong is another strong entry to the catalog of Sharon Van Etten, the latest statement of creative purpose from the...


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July 7, 2022
The Cult Relights the Flame with “Give Me Mercy,” 11th Studio Album ‘Under the Midnight Sun’ Out 10/7

On Oct. 7, iconic English rock band The Cult will release a new album titled Under the Midnight Sun. It will be the 11th from the band to date, and...


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July 7, 2022
Peace and Love, Ringo Starr is 82! A Toast to the Famed Beatles Icon on His Birthday

While there are many acclaimed technical drummers in commercial rock music — names like Neil Peart of Rush and Stewart Copeland of The Police to name just two — the...


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July 7, 2022
Blondie Previews New Box Set with “I Love You Honey, Give Me A Beer” — Early Demo of ‘Autoamerican’ Track “Go Through It”

Blondie recently announced a new box set, Against the Odds 1974-1982, the first-ever official box set collection from the legendary and groundbreaking New York band that has sold more than 40...


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July 6, 2022
Tracing a Legacy: ‘Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song’: Q&A with Directors Dayna Goldfine & Daniel Geller

Co-directors Dayna Goldfine and Daniel Geller have produced something singular in cinema and music history, a documentary that zooms in on one song — and, in doing so, also unfolds...


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July 6, 2022
Lit’s “My Own Worst Enemy” Lives On, Again, in Kevin Smith’s New Trailer for ‘Clerks III” (in Theaters 9/13)

Filmmaker Kevin Smith struck gold with his 1993 film Clerks, filmed in black-and-white for $27,000 at the convenience store where he worked in real life. The movie, one of the...


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July 6, 2022
Bring Me The Horizon Updates Mid-2000s Emo/Punk with Anthemic New Song “sTraNgeRs”; Tour This Fall

Bring Me The Horizon has gone through a transformative few years, the English band breaking out from the heavy metal/screamo world into something more palatable to wider audiences — while...


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July 6, 2022
Queen + Adam Lambert Hosting ‘Rhapsody Over London’ Streaming Concert Event 7/24

On July 24, Queen + Adam Lambert will host a special global streaming concert event, featuring a recent performance from the ensemble‘s European tour. Rhapsody Over London, as it’s called,...


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July 6, 2022
Coldplay Shares Video for “Biutyful,” Starring a Colorful Band of Puppets from Jim Henson’s Creature Shop

Coldplay premiered a music video for “Biutyful,” one of the most dreamlike songs featured on Music of the Spheres, the band’s grandiose new record released in October of 2021. An...


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July 6, 2022
Metallica “Totally Blown Away” with How ‘Stranger Things’ Utilized “Master of Puppets” in Season 4 Finale

“Master of Puppets” remains one of the most well-known and widely beloved songs from Metallica — a “calling card” of the thrash metal titans‘ career, if you will, arguably one...


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July 6, 2022
Carlos Santana “Resting and Doing Very Well” After Onstage Collapse: “Forgot to Eat and Drink Water”

Guitar icon Carlos Santana collapsed on stage Tuesday night onstage in Clarkston, Michigan, where he was playing with his band as part of the ongoing Miraculous Supernatural tour alongside Earth,...


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July 5, 2022
Randy Bachman Reunited With His Stolen 1957 Gretsch Guitar in Tokyo

In our recent interview with Randy Bachman (The Guess Who, Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Bachman-Cummings), he told us the story of a prized guitar that was stolen from him during a stay at...


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July 5, 2022
The Morrison Hotel Gallery Rolls Out Immersive New Website of Amazing Rock and Roll Photography

The Morrison Hotel Gallery, which exists as a living archive of the collected works of more than 125 of the most renowned music photographers around the world, revamped its website...


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July 5, 2022
Crosby, Stills & Nash Music Returns to Spotify After Five-Month Absence in Support of Neil Young

Back in late January, a very public spat between Neil Young and Spotify over the streaming platform’s promotion and distribution of the Joe Rogan Experience podcast led to Young removing...


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July 5, 2022
Journey Shares “United We Stand,” New Album ‘Freedom’ Arrives July 8 (Pre-Order)

Journey has been gearing up for the release of its new album, Freedom, which lands on streaming platforms and CD/vinyl this coming Friday, July 8. The fifth and final pre-release...


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July 1, 2022
The Goo Goo Dolls Tackle Celebrity Culture in “Yeah, I Like You”; Tour in July, ‘Chaos in Bloom’ Album 8/12

On Aug. 12, The Goo Goo Dolls will release Chaos in Bloom, the multiplatinum alt/pop duo‘s 13th studio album to date. The news was announced on Friday and came with...


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July 1, 2022
‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ is for Kids — but its Soundtrack of ’70s Covers from Indie Stars is for Everyone Else (Listen)

If you breathe air and are living on Planet Earth, you’re no doubt aware that Minions: The Rise of Gru crashed into movie theaters today, July 1, primed for a...


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July 1, 2022
Out Now: Shinedown Unleashes ‘Planet Zero’ Album; Hosting Free Live Stream for Release Day

Today, July 1, multiplatinum hard rock arena-fillers Shinedown returned with Planet Zero, a pummeling and provocative new album that challenges the status quo of our collective experience, asking why things...


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July 1, 2022
Smash Mouth Wishes You a Happy “4th of July” with Lively New Song Featuring New Singer Zach Goode

For the first time since 2018, Smash Mouth has released a brand new original song — and if you didn’t know longtime lead singer Steve Harwell was no longer fronting...


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June 30, 2022
Beck Regrets Denying “Weird Al” Yankovic Permission to Parody “Loser” in the ’90s: “I’m Actually Really Sad It Didn’t Happen”

First released in March of 1993, “Loser” would become a breakthrough sensation for Beck, who previously toiled as a struggling musician before the quirky track drew attention his way, eventually...


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June 30, 2022
Coming 9/20: ‘Me and Paul: Untold Tales of a Fabled Friendship,’ Written by Willie Nelson + David Ritz

Me and Paul: Untold Tales of a Fabled Friendship is the title of a new book from country music/pop culture icon Willie Nelson, scheduled for a Sept. 20 publishing date...


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June 30, 2022
Pink Floyd Releasing ‘Animals: 2018 Mix’ Reissue 9/16, Marking First Time in 5.1 Surround Sound (Pre-Order)

On Sept. 16, Warner Music will revisit Animals, the 1977 concept album from Pink Floyd, for a big 2018 Mix reissue available in a variety of formats. Among the perks...


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June 30, 2022
There’s a New “Life on Mars?”- Inspired David Bowie Barbie Doll from Mattel (Available Now)

David Bowie had a unique skill of donning outfits nobody else would — and became known for that impeccable sense of style over the course of his legendary life and...


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June 30, 2022
Radio Station Plays Rage Against the Machine “Killing in the Name” on Loop After Layoffs, Format Change

“Killing in the Name” is one of the most consistently relevant protest songs of the past few decades. Originally released by Rage Against the Machine in 1992 as a visceral...


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June 29, 2022
Darren Hayes (ex-Savage Garden) Confronts Depression, Suicide in “Poison Blood” Video (ft. a Nod to Prince)

Darren Hayes, the Australian singer/songwriter who reached international fame in the late ’90s with Savage Garden (and smash-hit singles like “Truly Madly Deeply” and “I Want You,” alongside Daniel Jones),...


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June 29, 2022
Danny Elfman + Iggy Pop Join Forces for “Kick Me”; Elfman Revisiting ‘Big Mess’ LP as ‘Bigger. Messier.’ 8/12

In June 2021, Danny Elfman added to his legacy of unpredictable and provocative musical achievement with Big Mess, an experimental album of grandiose and frequently unsettling compositions. The album hit...


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June 29, 2022
Drummer Travis Barker Hospitalized with Pancreatitis, Daughter Urges “Please Send Your Prayers” (Updated)

Travis Barker, drummer for Blink-182, punk/rock icon and husband to Kourtney Kardashian, was admitted to a hospital in the West Hills area of Los Angeles on Tuesday morning due to...


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June 29, 2022
Watch Robert Plant & Alison Krauss’ Spellbinding Performance of “When the Levee Breaks” at Glastonbury

Robert Plant may be steadfast in his continued opposition to any further live performances with his remaining Led Zeppelin colleagues, but the legendary singer does still find the time to...


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June 29, 2022
Premiere: Marc Broussard Previews New EP with Bold, Soulful New Video for “Fire” (Dedicated to Al Green)

Louisiana-based singer/songwriter Marc Broussard gives a special shout-out to Al Green in the opening seconds of his new song, “Fire,” before the track’s soulful energy and rhythmic stomp take over....


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June 29, 2022
She & Him Share “‘Til I Die” from New Brian Wilson ‘Melt Away’ Tribute Album Out 7/22

“Til I Die” is a track that first appeared on the Beach Boys‘ 1971 album, Surf’s Up. It’s also the latest shared by indie/pop duo She & Him as a...


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June 28, 2022
Pearl Jam Releasing ‘Gigaton (Tour Edition)’ 7/8, Featuring 11 Live Songs Recorded on 2021 Tour

Pearl Jam recently embarked on its anticipated Gigaton tour, which was originally postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic after being scheduled in support of the Rock & Roll Hall of...


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June 28, 2022
Rina Sawayama Pays Tribute to Her Mother with Soaring Indie/Pop Anthem, “Catch Me In The Air”

Multifaceted singer/songwriter Rina Sawayama is gearing up for the Sept. 2 release of her new album, Hold The Girl, which is shaping up to be among the year’s most anticipated releases...


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June 28, 2022
Tommy Lee’s Wife Says He Broke Four Ribs Falling Down “Crazy Stairs” in Nashville Rental Before Stadium Tour

Mötley Crüe recently began its delayed Stadium Tour with Def Leppard, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Poison — and just a few dates into it, drummer Tommy Lee had...


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June 27, 2022
Q&A: Lit’s Ajay Popoff on New Album ‘Tastes Like Gold,’ the ‘That Thing You Do!’ Moment of “My Own Worst Enemy,” Riding in Dave Grohl’s Private Jet & More

In 1999, an Orange County, California-based band named Lit released a song called “My Own Worst Enemy.” The lead single from the band’s second album, A Place in the Sun,...


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June 27, 2022
Dave Stewart and Amy Lee Turned a Chance Encounter into an Inventive Cover of the Everly Brothers’ “Love Hurts”

An unexpected collaboration arose after Dave Stewart of Eurythmics and Evanescence lead vocalist/band leader Amy Lee met up — and the resulting rendition of “Love Hurts” is significantly different from...


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June 27, 2022
Listen: ZZ Top Revisits 1975’s “Heard it on the X” for New Album, ‘Raw,’ Coming 7/22

ZZ Top has been previewing a new record, Raw, in recent weeks with new recordings of songs from the Texas blues/rock trio‘s earlier days. The latest, “Heard it on the...


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June 27, 2022
There’s a New, Free 24/7 Elvis Presley Streaming Channel — Here’s How to Watch

The Elvis Presley Channel is a new streaming channel available now, just in time for the anticipated release of Baz Luhrmann’s new Elvis biopic, which arrived in theaters this past...


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June 27, 2022
Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong: ‘F*** America, I’m F****** Renouncing My Citizenship’ at London Gig

“Fuck America. I’m fucking renouncing my citizenship. I’m fucking coming here, there’s just too much fucking stupid in the world to go back to that miserable fucking excuse for a...


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June 27, 2022
Watch: Dave Grohl Joins Paul McCartney (and Bruce Springsteen) for Emotional Glastonbury Performance (Grohl’s First Appearance Since Taylor Hawkins’ Death)

In the three months since the March 25 death of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, band leader Dave Grohl has understandably maintained a very low profile. Hawkins’ passing was sudden,...


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June 24, 2022
Out Now: Regina Spektor’s Musical Individuality Shines on Captivating New LP ‘Home, before and after’

Regina Spektor has forged a powerful career path over the years, her captivating, storytelling-style of songwriting reflected on a series of albums bursting with energy and unpredictability. Today, June 24,...


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June 24, 2022
Out Now: Eric Clapton ‘Nothing But the Blues’ Documentary/Album, Restored from 1995 — Listen/Buy

Nothing But the Blues, a documentary about Eric Clapton from filmmaker Scooter Weintraub and executive producer Martin Scorsese, only aired one time on PBS in 1995 — but today, June...


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June 24, 2022
Out Now: Soccer Mommy Releases New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’; Headlining Tour On Now (Listen)

Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) rode the wave of indie music buzz the past few years, building her audience and becoming a staple of the scene. Today, June 24, Allison...


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June 24, 2022
Out Now: Stream the Soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’ Biopic, ft. Eminem, Jack White, Doja Cat, More

Today, June 24, director Baz Luhrmann’s new Elvis Presley biopic, Elvis, arrives in theaters nationwide. A very anticipated big-screen depiction of “The King” (portrayed by actor Austin Butler, with Tom...


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June 24, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne Debuts “Patient Number 9” ft. Jeff Beck; New LP ft. Tony Iommi, Eric Clapton & More 9/9

The Prince of Darkness is back once again! On Friday, Ozzy Osbourne returned with a new song/music video, “Patient Number 9,” the title track from a forthcoming album set for...


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June 24, 2022
Paul McCartney Revisiting Three Key Solo Albums with ‘McCartney I II III’ Box Set 8/5 (Pre-Order)

On Aug. 5, Sir Paul McCartney will reopen his vaults once again for a special revisiting of three of his cherished solo albums — 1970’s McCartney, 1980’s McCartney II, and...


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June 24, 2022
Out Now: MUNA Delivers a Powerful Statement of Purpose and Confidence with New Self-Titled Album (Listen)

There’s a prevalent theme throughout the new self-titled album from MUNA, the indie-pop band signed to Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of the Dead Oceans label that was founded by Phoebe...


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June 23, 2022
Punk/Ska Revivalists the Interrupters Unleash High-Energy Punk Blast “Jailbird”; ‘In the Wild’ LP 8/5

The Interrupters, the punk/ska band that hit it big in 2018 with “She’s Kerosene,” the breakthrough track that helped Fight the Good Fight crack the Billboard 200, will release a...


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June 23, 2022
Buzzworthy Metal Band Spiritbox Mixes a Bit of ’90s Alt/Rock into its Approach with New Single “Rotoscope”

The past year-plus brought big moves from Spiritbox, a genre-bending metal band featuring powerhouse vocalist Courtney LaPlante. Their debut album Eternal Blue put them on the map in the hard...


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June 23, 2022
Alan Parsons Shares “I Won’t Be Led Astray” ft. David Pack + Joe Bonamassa; ‘From the New World’ Album Out 7/15

On July 15, revered prog rock icon/studio legend Alan Parsons will release a new album, From the New World, his first studio record since 2019’s The Secret. Parsons has previewed...


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June 23, 2022
Kris Kristofferson: ‘Live at Gilley’s – Pasadena, TX: September 15, 1981’ to Be Released 9/2 (Pre-Order)

Live at Gilley’s – Pasadena, TX: September 15, 1981, a previously unreleased live recording from Kris Kristofferson the iconic honky-tonk bar in Pasadena, Texas, will be released on Sept. 2....


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June 23, 2022
Megadeth Shreds in Video for “We’ll Be Back”; New Album ‘The Sick, The Dying … and The Dead!’ Out 9/2

As the years charge forward, so does Megadeth. On Sept. 2, Dave Mustaine and his heavy metal cohorts will unleash a new record titled The Sick, The Dying … and...


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June 23, 2022
Preview Jeff Beck + Johnny Depp’s ’18’ LP with Covers of Velvet Underground and Beach Boys — Listen/Pre-Order

Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp recently announced a new collaborative album, 18, which the duo will release on July 15. After meeting in 2016, the pair apparently struck a chord...


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June 22, 2022
New Gorillaz: Stream “Cracker Island” ft. Thundercat; Fall Arena Tour on Deck from Damon Albarn’s Visual Band

Last month, Britpop/English music icon Damon Albarn announced that his Gorillaz project will jump into action once again this fall for a North American tour that promises to be an ...


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June 22, 2022
The Feel-Good Vibes Are Strong with Lit’s New Video for “Mouth Shut,” ft. Drummer Adrian Young of No Doubt

Orange County rock/pop band Lit returned last week with Tastes Like Gold, the band’s seventh full-length record that harkens back at times to A Place in the Sun, the 1999...


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June 22, 2022
Kate Bush on ‘Stranger Things’-Powered Surge of “Running Up That Hill”: “It’s Quite Shocking Really, Isn’t It?”

The past few weeks has seen something remarkable happen, all thanks to the Netflix series Stranger Things: Kate Bush has become a viral sensation. The placement of her 1985 single...


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June 21, 2022
Jack White Adds Dates to ‘Supply Chain Issues’ Tour; ‘Entering Heaven Alive’ Album Out 7/22

These are busy times for Jack White, who intended on precisely that when he announced he would be releasing two separate albums this year. The first, Fear of the Dawn,...


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June 21, 2022
Judas Priest Sets Fall North American Fall Tour Dates Around Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

The victory lap that 2022 has been for English heavy metal gods Judas Priest will continue this fall as the band returns to North America for more dates on its...


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June 21, 2022
It’s Weezer Season Again: Stream New 7-Song EP ‘SZNZ: Summer’; Broadway Run Announced

Weezer launched an ambitious and typically quirky project a few months back with the release of SZNZ: Spring, the first of four-part seasonal EP series from Rivers Cuomo and his...


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June 21, 2022
Mandy Moore: Watch Performances of Two Songs from New Album ‘In Real Life’; On Tour Now

Singer/songwriter/actor Mandy Moore recently launched a tour in support of In Real Life, her new studio album released on May 13. The record features collaborations with her husband, musician Taylor...


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June 21, 2022
The Mars Volta Returns: Stream “Blacklight Shine,” Band’s First New Music In Over a Decade; Tour Dates

On Tuesday, The Mars Volta — the consistently genre-defying musical project helmed by guitarist/composer Omar Rodríguez-López and singer/lyricist Cedric Bixler-Zavala burst forth from an extended silence with its first new...


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June 21, 2022
Dropkick Murphys Honoring Woody Guthrie with ‘This Machine Still Kills Fascists’ Album; Acoustic Theatre Tour

Massachusetts-based Celtic/punk band Dropkick Murphys are known the world over for their loud, proud and high-energy blend of styles and electrifying live show — but at their core, the ensemble...


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June 20, 2022
Laurence Juber Q&A: New Albums ‘Selected Blends’ and ‘Journey to My Heartland’ with Dan Foliart; Paul McCartney & Wings Memories

Laurence Juber is a guitarist’s guitar player. Equally adept at conjuring roaring and accomplished electric or intricate and exquisite acoustic guitar lines, he’s an in-demand session guitar player and an...


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June 20, 2022
PHOTOS: Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire Bring ‘Miraculous Supernatural’ Tour to Banc of California Stadium in LA

Prior to a pandemic-forced postponement, Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire were bound for the road on a massive tour promising classic hits, memorable moments and many of the feel-good...


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June 20, 2022
Mötley Crüe’s Stadium Tour Launches with Tommy Lee Limited on Drums Due to Broken Ribs (“I’m Gonna F****** Pop in And Out As Much As I Can”)

The Stadium Tour featuring Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Poison finally launched this past Thursday, June 16 in Atlanta, after significant delays caused by the...


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June 20, 2022
Brian Wilson Turns 80: Watch Bob Dylan Cap a Star-Studded Video Message to the Beach Boys Icon with “Happy Birthday” on Guitar

Today, June 20, legendary Beach Boys mastermind/musical legend Brian Wilson celebrates his 80th birthday. An icon of the utmost degree, Wilson has earned the respect, love and appreciation of countless...


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June 18, 2022
A Celebratory Toast to Sir Paul McCartney on His 80th Birthday

Portions of this piece originally ran for a previous birthday celebration on behalf of Sir Paul McCartney, so here it is again for his 80th … Back in 1967, the Beatles...


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June 17, 2022
Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart of Eurythmics Inducted to Songwriters Hall of Fame with Steve Miller, Mariah Carey, Isley Brothers, More

This past Thursday, June 17, Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart, co-founders of the iconic and influential English pop/rock duo Eurythmics, were officially inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in...


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June 17, 2022
Out Now: ‘Speed of Heat,’ the Very First Solo Album from Jeff “Skunk” Baxter (Listen)

Today, June 17, saw the release of Speed of Heat, the very first solo album from Jeff “Skunk” Baxter — revered Rock & Roll Hall of Fame guitarist (and ballistic...


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June 17, 2022
Out Now: Lit Returns to ‘A Place in the Sun,’ Covers the Cars on High-Energy New Album ‘Tastes Like Gold’ (Listen)

Back in 1999, Orange County rockers Lit unleashed A Place in the Sun, the band’s second full-length record and first with MCA Records. It featured a little ditty called “My...


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June 17, 2022
Out Now: Everly Brothers ‘Hey Doll Baby’ Collection; Virtual Festival Sun. 6/19 on YouTube/Website/Facebook

Today, June 17, marks the release of Hey Doll Baby, a collection of “buried treasures” from throughout the Everly Brothers‘ amazing catalog of music. A news release notes that Hey...


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June 17, 2022
Sun. 6/19: ‘Juneteenth: A Global Celebration of Freedom’ from the Hollywood Bowl: The Roots, Earth, Wind & Fire, More, Broadcast on CNN

This coming Sunday, June 19, is the 157th anniversary of Black American Independence Day — Juneteenth. To mark the occasion and celebrate a major moment in history, Live Nation Urban and...


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June 17, 2022
Rod Stewart Shares “Touchline” Video, Dedicated to His Late Father; North American Tour On Now

Sir Rod Stewart launched his North American summer tour with special guest Cheap Trick this week — and with Father’s Day just around the corner, the legendary singer made a...


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June 17, 2022
Foo Fighters Announce More Guests for Sold-Out Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts in London 9/3, Los Angeles 9/27

When the Foo Fighters first announced a pair of concert events meant to pay tribute to their late drummer, Taylor Hawkins, it ended a silence from the iconic rock band...


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June 17, 2022
Out Now: The Beach Boys ‘Sounds of Summer’ 60th Anniversary Reissue, Limited-Run SiriusXM Channel

Today, June 17, Capitol/UMe commemorated the 60th anniversary of the Beach Boys with a remastered and expanded edition of Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys. The...


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June 16, 2022
John Fogerty Sets ‘Travelin’ Band Tour’ with Hearty Har (ft. Sons Shane and Tyler)

Some of the bleakest months of the COVID-19 pandemic were warmed by a series of family band performance videos from John Fogerty and his children, impromptu clips from their palatial ranch in...


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June 16, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers and Her Band Are a Football Team — Kinda — for Her “Sidelines” Performance on ‘Fallon’

As Phoebe Bridgers has seen her audience expand greatly over the past few years, the Los Angeles singer/songwriter has adapted her visual aesthetic — black-and-white skull/skeleton outfits — accordingly. What was first a simple...


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June 15, 2022
Rina Sawayama’s New Video for “This Hell” is the Perfect Complement to Pride Month

Last month, multifaceted singer/songwriter Rina Sawayama debuted “This Hell,” a confident and exceptionally catchy new song that is aligned with the central goals of the LGBTQ+ community — namely, acceptance,...


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June 15, 2022
beabadoobee: Stream “10:36”; Anticipated Sophomore Album ‘Beatopia’ Due 7/15; On Tour Now

A few years into her career, beabadoobee (project name of singer/songwriter Bea Kristi) has carved a spot for herself in the indie-pop world thanks to her musical roots equally split in 1990s-era pop and...


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June 15, 2022
Hear Richie Furay Cover Marc Cohn’s “Walking in Memphis”; ‘In the Country’ LP Coming 7/8

On July 8, Richie Furay will add to his musical legacy with a new record titled In the Country. Officially detailed in late April, it will be the ninth solo...


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June 14, 2022
Sharon Osbourne: Ozzy “Doing Well and on the Road to Recovery” After Major Surgery

On Monday, Ozzy Osbourne went under the knife for what wife Sharon Osbourne said was “a very major operation” that is “really going to determine the rest of his life.”...


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June 14, 2022
How to Watch Live Streams of Dead and Company’s Summer 2022 Tour — On Now!

Dead and Company is currently back out on the road for a summer tour of stadiums, the Grateful Dead ensemble (+ John Mayer) bringing its marathon nights of musical magic...


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June 14, 2022
She & Him Extend Fall Tour in Support of New Brian Wilson Tribute Album, ‘Melt Away’ (Out 7/22)

She & Him, the celebrated duo comprised of singer/actor Zooey Deschanel and guitarist/singer M. Ward, is preparing to release Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson, a reverent celebration of the...


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June 14, 2022
Simple Minds: New Album ‘Direction of the Heart’ 10/21; Stream “Vision Thing”

On Oct. 21, iconic Scottish band Simple Minds will return with Direction of the Heart, a new studio record and the follow-up to 2019’s Walk Between Worlds. Officially announced this...


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June 14, 2022
Forgiveness is at the Core of Papa Roach’s New Video for “No Apologies”; ‘Rockzilla’ Tour Starts Late July

Papa Roach returned in early April with Ego Trip, the 11th studio album from the ever-evolving Northern California band, which first emerged more than two decades ago amid the “nu-metal”...


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June 14, 2022
Rolling Stones Postpone 6/17 ‘Sixty’ Tour Stop in Switzerland as Mick Jagger Tests Positive for COVID-19

The Rolling Stones are out on the ‘Sixty’ Tour across Europe this summer as a means of commemorating being a band for 60 years — but this week, the tour...


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June 13, 2022
June 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our June 2022 features. Stewart Copeland on ‘The Police: Around the World’ Reissue, Writing Operas and the Pull of Nostalgia  Randy Bachman & Tal...


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June 13, 2022
Stewart Copeland on ‘The Police: Around the World’ Reissue, Writing Operas and the Pull of Nostalgia

Back in the fall of 1978, a little-known trio called The Police landed on US shores, winning over exceedingly small audiences in clubs in New York City, Philadelphia and Boston....


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June 13, 2022
Carmine Appice Q&A: Vanilla Fudge, Rod Stewart, Ozzy Osbourne, Jeff Beck and Instrumental LP ‘Energy Overload’

Drummer Carmine Appice burst on the rock scene in 1967 when Vanilla Fudge, with singer-keyboardist Mark Stein, guitarist Vince Martell and bassist Tim Bogert, had a Top 10 hit with...


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June 13, 2022
Top 11 Southern Rock Songs

Top 11 Southern Rock Songs Frank Mastropolo “Rock was born in the South, so saying ‘Southern Rock’ is like saying ‘Rock Rock.'” —Duane Allman “Hold on Loosely” by 38 Special...


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June 13, 2022
Life Lessons with John Waite: ‘It’s OK to Be Ambitious and Get to the Top of the Mountain, but What Are You Going to Do When You Get There?’

Anything, a new four-song EP from John Waite, demonstrates why he remains one of the most dynamic and authentic rock and roll singers of all time. With his stellar work...


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June 13, 2022
Regina Spektor Shares New Song “Loveology”; ‘Home, before and after’ LP 6/24; Adds Tour Dates

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Regina Spektor is gearing up for the June 24 release of her new album, Home, before and after, and this past Friday, June 10 Spektor debuted another track...


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June 13, 2022
NAMM Show 2022 TEC Awards: Peter Asher Receives TEC Hall of Fame Award

At the 2022 NAMM Show this past Saturday, June 4, legendary musical figure Peter Asher was honored as this year’s recipient of the heralded TEC Hall of Fame Award —...


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June 13, 2022
The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood): North American Tour This Fall; LP Out Now

The Smile, the English indie supergroup featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood, as well as Tom Skinner of Sons of Kemet, unveiled plans for its first-ever tour of North...


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June 13, 2022
Ozzy Osbourne Having ‘Major Operation,’ Per Wife Sharon: “It’s Really Going to Determine the Rest of His Life”

Today, June 13, rock and roll/heavy metal legend Ozzy Osbourne is due for a “very major operation,” according to wife Sharon Osbourne, who announced the news on Friday during The...


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June 13, 2022
Robbie Williams Celebrating 25 Years as a Solo Act with ‘XXV,’ Shares New Orchestra Version of “Angels”

Global pop superstar Robbie Williams has grand plans to celebrate his 25th year as a solo artist, with a special collection titled XXV, set for release on Sept. 9. Featuring...


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June 13, 2022
Kenny Loggins: ‘Still Alright’ Book Out 6/14; Book/Performance Tour Dates Throughout the Month

This week marks yet another major milestone in the timeless career of Kenny Loggins: His official memoir, Still Alright, arrives via Hachette Books on Tuesday, June 14. Its release coincides...


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June 13, 2022
Lamb of God Rocks a Semi-Truck in its New Video for Pulverizing Single, “Nevermore”; ‘Omens’ Out 10/7

Last week, long-running heavy metal outfit Lamb of God announced its return with news of a new album, Omens, as well as a North American tour for the fall. A...


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June 13, 2022
Jimmy Eat World Goes Back to Basics for New Self-Released Track, “Something Loud”; Tour This Fall

Arizona-based alt/punk/emo band Jimmy Eat World recently returned with a new track, the guitar-forward “Something Loud.” An aptly titled burst of energy, the song showcases the group’s knack for compelling...


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June 13, 2022
Everclear Commemorates 30 Years with Digital Reissue of 1993 Debut ‘World of Noise’; On Tour This Summer

This past Friday, June 10, Art Alexakis and his long-running alt/rock band Everclear revisited World of Noise, the group’s full-length debut album from 1993. The record was given its first-ever...


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June 13, 2022
Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band Postpone Remaining Dates of Summer Tour Due to COVID-19

Over the weekend, it was announced that Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band have postponed the remaining dates on their summer tour due to positive cases of COVID-19 — first...


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June 13, 2022
Slipknot Announces Knotfest Roadshow Fall Tour, ft. Ice Nine Kills, Crown the Empire

Masked heavy metal marauders Slipknot are wrapping up the latest leg of their Knotfest Roadshow tour, but Corey Taylor and his colleagues have already set their sights on another edition. Set to...


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June 10, 2022
‘Moonage Daydream’ – David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust “Autobiographical” Photo Book Gets Re-Released for 50th Anniversary

‘Moonage Daydream – The Life and Times of Ziggy Stardust’– probably the closest thing to a David Bowie autobiographical book ever written – will be re-released in a glorious special...


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June 9, 2022
Talking Star Wars with the Hosts of “Thank the Maker: A Star Wars Podcast” (at Star Wars Celebration 2022)

This past May 26-29, scum and villainy from across the galaxy convened at the Anaheim Convention Center for Star Wars Celebration, a massive convention celebrating all things Lucasfilm (and Lucasfilm...


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June 9, 2022
Preview She & Him’s ‘Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson’ Album With “Wouldn’t It Be Nice”

Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson is a reverent celebration of the Beach Boys legend from Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward of She & Him. The duo recently announced the project, a loving...


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June 9, 2022
PHOTOS: The Vibe, Energy and Guitars — Lots of Guitars — from the First NAMM Show in Anaheim Since Jan. 2020

This past weekend, the masses descended upon the Anaheim Convention Center for The NAMM Show — the first such gathering since January 2020, shortly before the COVID-19 pandemic. For those...


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June 9, 2022
Toto’s David Paich Shares Epic New Track “Spirit of the Moonrise”; Solo Debut ‘Forgotten Toys’ Out 8/19

On Aug. 19, David Paich of Toto will unveil his first solo album, Forgotten Toys. It marks a major moment in Paich’s iconic career, which has stretched across decades and...


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June 9, 2022
Watch a Teaser for Rob Zombie’s New ‘The Munsters’ Movie — in Full, Vibrant Color!

In addition to his lengthy music career as a hard rock/metal/industrial icon, Rob Zombie has built a similarly impressive resume as a filmmaker, known primarily for horror films like House...


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June 9, 2022
Blondie: First Official Box Set, ‘Against The Odds 1974-1982,’ Coming 8/26 (Preview/Pre-Order)

Against the Odds 1974-1982 is the first official box set from Blondie, the legendary and groundbreaking New York band that has sold more than 40 million records worldwide. Due out...


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June 9, 2022
Johnny Depp + Jeff Beck Collaborative LP ’18’ Out 7/15 (Pre-Order); Stream Depp’s “This Is A Song For Miss Hedy Lamarr”

Johnny Depp has certainly been in the news quite a bit lately — and the latest headline involving the actor pertains to his off-and-on musical career. On July 15, legendary...


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June 8, 2022
Catching Up with Legendary Rock & Roll Photographer Henry Diltz at the 2022 NAMM Show

Photographer Henry Diltz has taken photographs of almost every notable rock musician and band from the 1960s and 70s. His iconic style practically defined the generation of classic album cover...


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June 8, 2022
Randy Bachman & Tal Bachman’s ‘Bachman & Bachman’ Album Shines Bright Through Pandemic Gloom

Despite the innumerable challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, Randy Bachman has managed to pierce through the doom and gloom with some sterling offerings, including the Bachman Cummings: The Collection...


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June 8, 2022
The Fixx Reflecting Back and Looking Forward on Vibrant New LP ‘Every Five Seconds’ (Q&A with Cy Curnin)

The Fixx tapped into American music listeners’ collective consciousness like few others during the second British music invasion of the early 1980s. “Stand or Fall” and “Red Skies,” the London...


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June 8, 2022
Checking In with Reverb.com at the 2022 NAMM Show

The NAMM Show works as a connection point, a meetup opportunity for the biggest names from all over the globe to come together to strike deals and spark conversation. This...


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June 8, 2022
Art Alexakis Q&A: 30 Years of Everclear, Touring with MS and Being ‘Confrontationally Authentic’ (“When You’re 60, You Don’t Have to Be Nice Anymore”)

Originally recorded in a friend’s basement for $400, 1993’s World of Noise was the first release from Everclear, prior to its emergence in the mid-1990s as an alt/rock staple with era-defining radio hits like “Father...


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June 8, 2022
Pixies: New Album ‘Doggerel’ Out 9/30; Stream “There’s a Moon On”

On Sept. 30, long-running and prolific indie/rock band Pixies will return with Doggerel, the group’s eighth full-length album to date and the follow-up to 2019’s Beneath the Eyrie. Announced on...


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June 8, 2022
Angel Olsen Plays ‘Kimmel,’ ‘Big Time’ LP Out Now; ‘Wild Hearts’ Tour w/ Sharon Van Etten/Julien Baker Starts 7/21

This past Friday, June 3, acclaimed singer/songwriter Angel Olsen released her new album, Big Time. As Olsen said in a statement, Big Time is very much a personal creative statement,...


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June 8, 2022
Ride Along with Jackson Browne Through Los Angeles His New Video for “Minutes to Downtown”; On Tour Now

These are busy times for legendary singer/songwriter Jackson Browne, currently out on the road supporting his most recent solo album, last July’s Downhill From Everywhere. The record was released to...


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June 8, 2022
Olivia Harrison to Release ‘Came the Lightening: Twenty Poems for George,’ Dedicated to George Harrison

Came the Lightening: Twenty Poems for George is a new illustrated book of poetry from Olivia Harrison, set for publication on June 21 in honor of her late husband, George...


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June 8, 2022
Lamb of God: New Album ‘Omens’ Arrives in October; U.S. Headlining Tour Announced

On Oct. 7, pummeling heavy metal veterans Lamb of God will return with a new record titled Omens. The news was officially announced this week and came after a series...


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June 8, 2022
Foo Fighters Announce Very Special Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concerts — 9/3 in London, 9/27 in Los Angeles

It’s been a little over two months since the tragic passing of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, who was found dead in his hotel room in Colombia on March 25...


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June 8, 2022
Audio-Technica Debuts ATW-3255 Wireless In-Ear Monitor System at NAMM Show 2022

Audio-Technica is an innovator in the wireless industry, and at this past weekend’s NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif., the company — currently celebrating its 60th anniversary — debuted the 3000...


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June 7, 2022
Rest in Peace, Jim Seals of ’70s Soft-Rock Hitmakers Seals and Crofts: 1941-2022

Jim Seals, half of the soft rock/pop duo Seals and Crofts, has died at the age of 80, per reports. A major source of the news of his passing came...


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June 7, 2022
Chicago: New Album ‘Born for This Moment’ Coming 7/15; Listen to “Firecracker”

Legendary band Chicago returned recently with “If This Is Goodbye,” a brand new song complementing the ensemble’s summer co-headlining tour with Beach Boys band leader Brian Wilson (alongside Al Jardine...


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June 7, 2022
Journey Shares “Don’t Give Up on Us” to Preview ‘Freedom’ LP, Due 7/8 (Listen)

Listening to the synth intro of “Don’t Give Up on Us,” a new song debuted by Journey on Tuesday, you may be reminded of the iconic rock/pop band‘s classic track,...


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June 7, 2022
‘Bleeding Audio: The Rise and Fall of the Matches’: Filmmaker Chelsea Christer and Bassist Justin SanSouci on Revealing New Doc About the Mid-2000s Music Industry

The Matches are a four-piece band out of Northern California that emerged in the early 2000s with an offbeat style of pop/punk that landed them a deal with Epitaph Records...


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June 6, 2022
Singer/Songwriter Nicki Bluhm Releases Her 2nd Solo Album ‘Avondale Drive’ (listen)

Nicki Bluhm has just released her 2nd solo album Avondale Drive on Compass Records.  Originally from Lafayette California, now living in East Nashville Tennessee, Bluhm (of Nicki Bluhm and the...


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June 5, 2022
Tedeschi Trucks Band Release Episode I “Crescent” of ‘I Am The Moon’ – A 4-Album/4 Film Project (Listen)

The Tedeschi Trucks Band recently finished up an epic four album, four-film project entitled I Am The Moon, and on June 3rd they released Part I: “Crescent.” According to the...


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June 4, 2022
The Fixx Release ‘Every Five Seconds’ – Their First Album in Almost a Decade (Listen)

The Fixx (“One Thing Leads To Another,” “Red Skies” “Saved By Zero”) have just released a new studio album ‘Every Five Seconds’ – their first in nearly 10 years. Click...


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June 3, 2022
Drive-By Truckers Release New Album ‘Welcome 2 Club XIII’ (Listen)

Today – June 3rd, Drive-By Truckers released their new album Welcome 2 Club XIII – their 14th in a long and storied career. Click Here to get Welcome 2 Club...


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June 3, 2022
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Preview New LP ‘Cool It Down’ with “Spitting Off the Edge of the World” (Listen/Pre-Order)

Back in early May, Karen O. and The Yeah Yeah Yeahs emerged from the silence of a few years away with news of some live gigs this fall, as well...


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June 2, 2022
Catch Rock Cellar at The NAMM Show in Anaheim This June 3-5 (Hall C, Booth No. 7029)

For the first time since January 2020, The NAMM Show will bring the music industry together for a weekend in Southern California. This coming Friday, June 3 through Sunday, June...


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June 2, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Shares “Sidelines” Music Video, ft. Footage from Her ‘Reunion’ Tour

In mid-April, Phoebe Bridgers released “Sidelines,” a new song written for the Hulu series Conversations with Friends. The song arrived with significant anticipation, as it marked Bridgers’ first bit of...


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June 2, 2022
Journey Previews ‘Freedom’ LP with “You Got the Best of Me” Video, Capturing the Band’s Live Show

On July 8, Neal Schon and his colleagues in Journey will add to their legacy of music with a new record called Freedom. It’s been previewed in recent months with...


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June 2, 2022
Muse Shares Dystopian “Will of the People” Video; New Album Coming 8/26 (Preview)

Dynamic English rock band Muse recently returned with a pair of thunderously epic tracks, and the latest — “Will of the People” — turns up the bombast to 11. The...


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May 31, 2022
Train Unveils Stylish Video for “Cleopatra,” ft. Mexican Pop Star Sofía Reyes (‘AM Gold’ Out Now)

Pop/rock ensemble Train returned on May 20 with AM Gold, a record comprised largely of retro-styled pop gems and throwback vibes. Among the standout tracks delivered by mastermind Pat Monahan...


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May 31, 2022
Def Leppard: Why the Album Format Remains a Key for English Rock Greats (‘Diamond Star Halos’ Out Now)

This past Friday, May 27, English rock royalty Def Leppard added to its Rock & Roll Hall of Fame catalog with a new record, Diamond Star Halos. That’s exactly what...


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May 31, 2022
Neil Young + Crazy Horse to Release Lost Early 2000s Album ‘Toast’ 7/8; Stream “Standing in the Light of Love”

Originally recorded in 2000 and ’01, Toast eventually shelved by Neil Young + Crazy Horse. Different versions of four songs surfaced on later releases, but three tracks remained lost to...


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May 31, 2022
The Band’s Robbie Robertson on Ronnie Hawkins’ Passing: “He Was Our Mentor. He Taught Us the Rules of the Road”

Rockabilly icon Ronnie Hawkins died on Sunday at the age of 87 after a “long illness,” the musician’s wife, Wanda, confirmed to the Canadian press in a statement. “He went...


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May 28, 2022
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Releases Bob Dylan Tribute ‘Dirt Does Dylan” on Digital – Album Out 8/22 (Listen)

On May 20th, the 5-decade-old Nitty Gritty Dirt Band released Dirt Does Dylan – a Bob Dylan tribute with 10 of his most beloved songs. The vinyl album will come...


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May 27, 2022
Craig Finn (of The Hold Steady) Releases 5th Solo Album ‘A Legacy of Rentals’ (Listen)

Minnesota-bred-now-based-in-NYC singer/songwriter Craig Finn has just released his 5th solo album A Legacy of Rentals on the label Positive Jams/Thirty Tigers Click here to pick up A Legacy of Rentals...


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May 27, 2022
‘Americana Railroad’ Compilation of Train-Themed Songs Releases June 17th – Listen

Americana Railroad is a compilation of traditional and contemporary train-themed songs recorded by a collection of some of the best country-rock and roots-rockers in music today. The 19-track collection was...


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May 27, 2022
Rest in Peace, Alan White of Yes: 1949-2022

In a message shared to social media on Thursday, it was announced that Alan White, longtime drummer/songwriter of progressive rock icons Yes has passed away at the age of 72....


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May 27, 2022
Beach Boys Preview ‘Sounds of Summer’ 60th Anniversary Set (Out 6/17) with “Shut Down”

As part of the upcoming 60th anniversary festivities surrounding The Beach Boys, Capitol/UMe has many plans in the works. Per a news release, the Beach Boys’ 60th anniversary “will be...


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May 27, 2022
Out Now: Def Leppard Unleashes New LP ‘Diamond Star Halos’ as a Warm-Up for This Summer’s Stadium Tour (Listen)

Coming up in mid-June, Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Def Leppard will head out on the highly anticipated (and delayed) Stadium Tour alongside fellow crowd-pleasers Motley Crue, Joan Jett...


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May 27, 2022
Out Now: Liam Gallagher Brings the People Together with ‘C’mon You Know,’ His Most Realized Solo LP (Listen)

Longtime Oasis singer, Britpop icon and all-around unforgettable cultural figure Liam Gallagher has released his third solo album, C’mon You Know. Along the way to the album’s launch, Gallagher and...


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May 25, 2022
‘Elvis’ Star Austin Butler Was Hospitalized After Film Wrapped: “My Body Just Started Shutting Down”

One of the most intriguing elements of what we’ve seen thus far from director Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming Elvis Presley biopic Elvis is the performance of its star, Austin Butler. Through...


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May 25, 2022
Rammstein Shares Video for “Dicke Titten,” a Song with a Title Literally Translating to “Big Boobs”

Over the years, Rammstein has always injected a bit of lowbrow humor into its otherwise pummeling industrial metal onslaught. Onstage, vocalist Till Lindemann usually busts out a giant, phallic cannon...


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May 25, 2022
Watch 1,000+ Musicians Cover Foo Fighters’ “My Hero” in Tribute to Taylor Hawkins at Rockin’1000 Event

Rockin’1000 first began as a coordinated attempt to bring the Foo Fighters the small Italian town of Cesena for a concert, a gathering of hundreds upon hundreds of musicians channeling...


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May 24, 2022
Def Leppard: Stream “Fire It Up,” Third and Final Preview of New Album ‘Diamond Star Halos’ Out 5/27

This coming Friday, May 27, English rock legends Def Leppard will release a new record called Diamond Star Halos. Its latest — and final — pre-release track is “Fire It...


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May 24, 2022
Aerosmith Cancels June/July Las Vegas Dates as Steven Tyler Relapses, Enters Treatment Program

In a message shared to social media on Tuesday, Aerosmith announced that front man Steven Tyler has voluntarily entered a substance abuse treatment program after suffering a relapse. As a...


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May 24, 2022
Watch a New Preview for Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’ Biopic, In Theaters 6/24 (Also, Soundtrack News)

On June 24, director Baz Luhrmann’s anticipated new Elvis Presley biopic will hit theaters. A new, extended trailer showing more scenes from Elvis, starring Austin Butler as Presley and Tom...


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May 24, 2022
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Announce First Tour Since 2017: U.S. in Feb. 2023, Followed by Europe

For the first time since concluding The River tour in Australia in 2017, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will hit the road for an arena tour of the...


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May 23, 2022
Van Morrison Releases His 43rd Album – ‘What’s It Gonna Take?’ – Listen Here

Lately Van Morrison has been in the news more for his outspoken political and cultural views than for his music.  For those who have followed his career closely, this opinionated...


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May 23, 2022
The 1969 Fender Guitar Kurt Cobain Used in Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Video Sold at Auction for $4.5M

The blue 1969 Fender Mustang Kurt Cobain of Nirvana used in his band’s genre-busting, decade-defining and legendary music video for 1991’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” just sold at auction for...


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May 23, 2022
Sharon Van Etten Performs “Mistakes,” from ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong,’ on ‘Colbert’

Sharon Van Etten released her new album, We’ve Been Going About It All Wrong, without a “lead single” or any pre-release tracks ahead of the album’s full arrival. That doesn’t...


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May 23, 2022
Iron Maiden Unveils ‘Samurai Eddie’ Mascot at ‘Legacy of the Beast’ Tour Opener in Zagreb; ‘Senjutsu’ LP Out Now

English heavy metal marvels Iron Maiden launched their highly anticipated Legacy of the Beast tour this past weekend in Zagreb, Croatia, supporting the group’s latest album, Senjutsu (which landed the...


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May 23, 2022
Preview ‘Moonage Daydream’: A ‘Cinematic Odyssey Exploring David Bowie’s Creative & Musical Journey’

Moonage Daydream is a new film from director Brett Morgen (who helmed 2012’s Crossfire Hurricane Rolling Stones documentary, 2015’s Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck and 2017’s Jane) set for release...


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May 23, 2022
Christian Lee Hutson: ‘Quitters’ Album Out Now; North American Headlining Tour Announced

Back on April 1, singer/songwriter Christian Lee Hutson released Quitters, a new studio album co-produced by Hutson’s pal/musical colleague Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst of Bright Eyes. First, a bit...


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May 23, 2022
Mick Jagger on Harry Styles: “I Like Harry. … He Just Has a Superficial Resemblance to My Younger Self”

Harry Styles is the talk of the music world once again, the English pop superstar having released his latest album, Harry’s House, this past Friday, May 20 to near-universal acclaim....


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May 21, 2022
John Doe (of X) Releases ‘Fables in a Foreign Land,’ an 1890s Moodfest (Listen)

John Doe, of the seminal Los Angeles punk band X, has just released Fables in a Foreign Land, his first release on Fat Possum Records – and it stands among...


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May 20, 2022
ZZ Top Revisits “Tube Snake Boogie” for New Recording Featured on Upcoming ‘Raw’ LP, Due 7/22

“Tube Snake Boogie” is the title of a new recording from Texas blues/rock legends ZZ Top. The band recently announced a new studio album, Raw: That Little Ol’ Band from Texas,...


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May 20, 2022
Preview Elton John’s ‘Madman Across the Water’ 50th Anniversary with “Rock Me When He’s Gone (Full Version)”

In the weeks since Sir Elton John detailed an upcoming 50th anniversary edition of 1971’s Madman Across the Water, a few songs have surfaced as a means of previewing the...


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May 20, 2022
Preview a New ‘Holy Diver’ Reissue Commemorating Ronnie James Dio’s 80th Birthday (Out 7/8)

Just in time for the late heavy metal icon‘s 80th birthday on July 10, Rhino Records will toast Ronnie James Dio with an expanded reissue of Dio’s 1983 debut album,...


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May 20, 2022
Out Now: The Police Revisit ‘The Police: Around the World’ Doc for ‘Restored and Expanded Edition’

The Police: Around the World, capturing moments from the first-ever world tour from The Police in 1980 and ’81, has been something of a favorite among fans of the Rock &...


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May 20, 2022
New Chicago: Legendary Band Reflects with “If This Is Goodbye,” Ahead of Co-Headline Tour with Brian Wilson

This summer’s co-headlining tour combining the talents of Chicago and Beach Boys band leader Brian Wilson (alongside Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin) is due to be a great time, entertaining...


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May 20, 2022
Out Now: Train Re-Emerges with ‘AM Gold,’ Coasting on Throwback Vibes and ‘Yacht Rock’ Style (Listen)

Over the years, multiplatinum pop/rock band Train has dabbled in all sides of the pop realm — and the group’s latest album, AM Gold, fully goes in. Released today, May...


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May 20, 2022
Harry Styles Welcomes the World to ‘Harry’s House,’ a Vibrant, Expressive and Irresistible New Album (Listen)

Today, May 20, Harry Styles released his globally anticipated new record, Harry’s House. The third solo record from the English pop/indie superstar, Harry’s House was previewed with the infectious “As...


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May 20, 2022
Grey Daze (ft. Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington) Shares “Starting to Fly,” ‘The Phoenix’ LP Out 6/17

In June of 2020, Grey Daze — the band fronted by Chester Bennington, a few years before he split from the group, joined up-and-coming hard rock band Linkin Park and exploded on...


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May 19, 2022
Larkin Poe Plugs In with New Song “Bad Spell,” ‘Blood Harmony’ LP Out 11/11; World Tour On Now

Larkin Poe — the acclaimed indie/rock duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — returned on Thursday with big news, and a loud sound. A new studio album, Blood Harmony, is...


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May 19, 2022
Everclear: 30th Anniversary Tour, Reissue of 1993 Debut Album ‘World of Noise’ Coming 6/10

Originally recorded in a friend’s basement for $400, 1993’s World of Noise was the first release from Everclear, prior to its emergence in the mid-1990s as an alt/rock staple with...


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May 19, 2022
She & Him Previews New ‘Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson’ Album with “Darlin'”

Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson is a reverent celebration of the Beach Boys legend from Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward of She & Him. Scheduled for a July...


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May 19, 2022
Diana Ross and Tame Impala “Turn Up the Sunshine” with Disco-Glam Lead Single from ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’

On July 1, the Minions will return to theaters yet again in Minions: The Rise of Gru, a new chapter in the ongoing film series chronicling the beloved (or hated!)...


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May 18, 2022
Pearl Jam Cancels Sacramento and Las Vegas Concerts as Jeff Ament Tests Positive for COVID

Pearl Jam recently went back out on the road on a much-anticipated tour in support of 2020’s Gigaton. The tour was postponed multiple times due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and...


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May 18, 2022
Soccer Mommy Previews New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’ with “Bones,” Announces Headlining Tour

Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) is preparing to release a new album, Sometimes, Forever, on June 24. It follows 2020’s Color Theory, which put the project on the map and...


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May 18, 2022
Angel Olsen Previews ‘Big Time’ with “Through the Fires”; LP Due 6/3 Ahead of ‘Wild Hearts’ Tour

On June 3, Angel Olsen will release a new record, Big Time, which the acclaimed singer/songwriter has been previewing in recent weeks with a few songs. Here’s “Through the Fires,”...


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May 18, 2022
Rina Sawayama Channels Pop-Country Vibes with New Song “This Hell,” a Defiant LGBTQ+ Anthem

The past few years have seen a surge in attention thrown in the direction of Rina Sawayama, a multifaceted Japanese-British singer/songwriter with a knack for exploring all corners of the...


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May 18, 2022
Train Previews New LP ‘AM Gold’ (Out 5/20) with the Latin-Flavored “Cleopatra,” ft. Mexican Pop Star Sofía Reyes

This Friday, May 20, multi-platinum pop/rock band Train will release AM Gold, a new album largely influenced by and heavy on feel-good “yacht rock” vibes. It also features “Cleopatra,” a...


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May 18, 2022
Hear Florence + the Machine Cover Iggy & the Stooges’ “Search and Destroy”; ‘Dance Fever’ Deluxe Out Now

This past Friday, May 13, Florence + the Machine returned with a powerful new album, Dance Fever. It has already been followed with a Deluxe Edition, which Welch shared to...


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May 18, 2022
Chris Cornell, Five Years Gone: Remembering the Late, Great Soundgarden/Audioslave Icon

Today, May 18, 2022, marks the five-year anniversary of the untimely 2017 passing of Chris Cornell, powerhouse vocalist/songwriter known for his classic catalog of work with Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple...


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May 18, 2022
Bayside Returns with Riffy “Strangest Faces,” Ahead of Co-Headlining Tour with Thrice

Queens-based alt/punk band Bayside returned on Wednesday with its first new music since 2019’s Interrobang album, and “Strangest Faces” is a decidedly riff-heavy slab of energy from the group. “Writing...


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May 17, 2022
Out Now: ‘A Light for Attracting Attention,’ Debut LP of The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood)

This past Friday, May 13 saw the release of A Light for Attracting Attention, the debut full-length album from The Smile — experimental/indie supergroup of sorts featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and...


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May 17, 2022
Ghost Announces North American Tour with Mastodon and Spiritbox; ‘Impera’ LP Out Now

On March 11, Swedish hard-rock/metal/glam/pop group Ghost unleashed Impera, the latest chapter in the group’s endlessly compelling arc. The genre-defying record, which dabbles in glam as much it does gloom, continues...


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May 17, 2022
Out Now: The Immediate Family ‘Live from Telefunken Soundstage’ EP/Video Performances

This past Friday, May 13, The Immediate Family, the esteemed and roll supergroup featuring Danny Kortchmar (guitar and vocals), Waddy Wachtel (guitar and vocals), Leland Sklar (bass), Russ Kunkel (drums) and Steve...


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May 17, 2022
Eric Clapton Tests Positive for COVID-19, Postpones Tour Dates in Zurich and Milan

On Monday, the social media pages belonging to Eric Clapton shared an update with fans, announcing that the legendary guitarist/singer has had to postpone some upcoming tour dates after testing...


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May 17, 2022
Thrice Debuts New Song, “Dead Wake,” and “Scavengers (Acoustic),” Co-Headline Tour with Bayside in June

Orange County, Calif.-based band Thrice added to its growing catalog of earnest and versatile music in September with Horizons/East, its 11th studio album to date. An emotive, stylistically diverse and...


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May 17, 2022
Original Pearl Jam Drummer Dave Krusen Joins Band at Fresno Gig (First Performance with PJ Since 1991)

Pearl Jam is out on its anticipated and pandemic-delayed tour in support of 2020’s Gigaton record. So far, it’s been an emotional, cathartic experience (click here to read our full...


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May 17, 2022
New Journey: Stream “Let It Rain,” from ‘Freedom’ Album Coming July 8

“Let It Rain” is the latest song shared from Freedom, a new album from Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Journey slated for release on July 8. Beginning with a...


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May 16, 2022
Reunited Sunny Day Real Estate Announces First Tour in 12 Years

Sunny Day Real Estate, the massively influential and celebrated indie/rock band, will embark on its first tour in 12 years this fall. Announced on Monday, the tour comes after the...


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May 16, 2022
Bring Me The Horizon Announces North American Headlining Tour for Fall 2022

Bring Me The Horizon will return to the United States this fall for a big headlining run, the English hard rock/metal band announced on Monday. The tour news comes during...


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May 16, 2022
Gorillaz Set Fall North American Tour — Damon Albarn Project’s Innovative, Groundbreaking ‘Virtual Band’ Project

This fall, Britpop/English music icon Damon Albarn will reconvene his Gorillaz project for a North American tour that will truly be a spectacle — and, per a news release, marks...


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May 16, 2022
Recap/Photos: 1980s Fans Brave the Heat for Cruel World Festival in Pasadena to See Blondie, Devo, Morrissey, Bauhaus and Many More

Debbie Harry of Blondie was absolutely thrilled to be onstage during this past Saturday, May 14’s sold-out Cruel World Festival in Southern California. “You have no idea how good it...


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May 16, 2022
New from America’s Gerry Beckley: Listen to Title Track of New Solo Album ‘Aurora’ Out 7/1

On July 1, Gerry Beckley of the band America will release a new solo album titled Aurora. As a preview of the record, Beckley debuted the title track this past Friday,...


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May 16, 2022
Recap: Sir Paul McCartney Brings Euphoric “Got Back” Tour to SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles (PHOTOS)

An instant sellout, this past Friday, May 13 at SoFi Stadium brought the “Got Back” stadium tour from Sir Paul McCartney to town, an enthusiastic crowd of first, second and...


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May 16, 2022
311 Sets Fall Tour with Special Full-Album Performances in NYC/Chicago/Los Angeles

Fresh off another marathon 311 Day experience in Las Vegas and a spring run of dates, veteran rock/reggae outfit 311 will head back out on the road this fall for...


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May 13, 2022
May 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our May 2022 features. Train’s Pat Monahan: Sailing the Seas of Yacht Rock on ‘AM Gold,’ Wine, Baseball and “Hey, Soul Sister” (The Interview)...


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May 13, 2022
Top 11 Songs from Bands Named After Food

Bread, Hot Chocolate, Cream, Vanilla Fudge, Hot Butter, and more — no, not your grocery list, our Top 11 Songs from Bands Named After Food. “My doctor told me I...


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May 13, 2022
Take a Trip Inside the Brand New Bob Dylan Center in Tulsa with Director Steven Jenkins

This month, a new chapter in Tulsa, Oklahoma’s storied cultural history unfolded when the Bob Dylan Center opened in a 100-plus-year-old, 29,000 square foot former paper mill.  A boon for...


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May 13, 2022
Janelle Monáe Q&A: On Music, Writing, Time Travel, and Being a Multifaceted Career Hyphenate

There’s no question that Janelle Monáe is one of the most exciting and well-rounded artists to become part of the pop culture firmament over the past 15 years.  Monáe, who...


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May 13, 2022
I’m Still Standing: Leo Sayer Gets Back With New Album of Reinvented Beatles Songs

The 2021 documentary The Beatles: Get Back could not have come at a better time for Leo Sayer. The singer-songwriter often crossed paths with the group as a young performer...


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May 13, 2022
Train’s Pat Monahan: Sailing the Seas of Yacht Rock on ‘AM Gold,’ Wine, Baseball and “Hey, Soul Sister” (The Interview)

Train first came to prominence with the double-platinum single “Meet Virginia,” off its 1998 self-titled debut album. Since then, the affable pop/rock band led by singer/songwriter Pat Monahan has landed...


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May 13, 2022
Out Now: Florence + the Machine Returns with Sweeping, Hopeful New Album ‘Dance Fever’ (Listen)

Florence Welch composed much of the material on Dance Fever, her new album with Florence + the Machine released today, May 13, during the pandemic. Despite those circumstances, it’s a...


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May 13, 2022
Out Now: Mandy Moore Traces the Bonds of Love, Family and Connection on New Record ‘In Real Life’ (Listen)

In Real Life, a new studio album from Mandy Moore released today, May 13, comes during an especially eventful period in the singer/songwriter/actor‘s career. Not only did Moore and husband...


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May 13, 2022
Out Now: The Black Keys Go Back to the Basement for ‘Dropout Boogie,’ Blues/Rock Duo’s 11th LP (Listen)

Dropout Boogie is the 11th studio album from The Black Keys, released by guitarist/singer Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney today, May 13. Over the years, the blues/rock duo has...


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May 13, 2022
Out Now: Rolling Stones ‘Live at the El Mocambo,’ Revisiting Legendary 1977 Gigs (Listen/Buy)

Today, May 13, The Rolling Stones have unearthed material from the vaults once again for Live at the El Mocambo, a collection of recordings from a March 1977 performance at a...


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May 12, 2022
My Chemical Romance Shares First New Song Since 2014: Stream the Six-Minute “The Foundations of Decay”

Surprise: Here’s “The Foundations of Decay,” a brand new song from My Chemical Romance that marks the first new material from the iconic punk/emo band since 2014:. This surprise-release track...


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May 12, 2022
Rob Reiner Says a ‘This Is Spinal Tap’ Sequel is Coming — ft. Michael McKean, Christopher Guest and Harry Shearer

In 1984, filmmaker Rob Reiner hit a masterstroke with This Is Spinal Tap, the rock and roll/heavy metal mockumentary that became a cultural phenomenon and remains an unassailable comedy classic...


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May 12, 2022
Bono Releasing New Memoir, ‘Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story’ in November

On Tuesday, U2 front man/cultural icon Bono celebrated his 60th birthday with some big news: he’s penned a memoir, Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story. The book will be published in...


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May 12, 2022
The Shins to Embark on 21st Anniversary Tour Celebrating ‘Oh, Inverted World’ This Summer

You can’t think about early 2000s indie/rock without The Shins coming to mind. Not only were they Natalie Portman’s favorite buzzworthy band, but front man James Mercer had a knack...


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May 11, 2022
Bret McKenzie (‘Flight of the Conchords’) Releasing ‘Songs Without Jokes’ Solo LP 8/26, Shares Song

On Aug. 26, Bret McKenzie, half of the New Zealand comedy/music duo Flight of the Conchords (in addition to acclaimed songwriting for The Muppets, The Simpsons and beyond), will release...


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May 11, 2022
Death Cab for Cutie: New Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ Out 9/16, Shares “Roman Candles,” Sets Tour

On Sept. 16, Ben Gibbard and his esteemed indie band, Death Cab for Cutie, will return with Asphalt Meadows, their tenth studio album to date.  The news was made official...


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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...


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May 10, 2022
The Zappa Band Announces First-Ever Headlining Tour for June 2022

This June, members of The Zappa Band will gather for their first-ever headlining tour, a run of shows featuring an ensemble of musicians, most of them former members of Frank...


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May 10, 2022
Wilco Previews New Double-LP ‘Cruel Country’ with “Tired Of Taking It Out On You”; Tour Extended

Jeff Tweedy and Wilco recently announced a new double-album, Cruel Country, which the celebrated indie band will release on May 27. Here’s “Tired Of Taking It Out On You,” a...


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May 10, 2022
The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood) Shares Stop-Motion Video for “Thin Thing”

This Friday, May 13, The Smile — an experimental/indie supergroup of sorts featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood and Sons of Kemet’s Tom Skinner — will release A Light...


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May 9, 2022
John Lydon Distances Himself from FX’s New Sex Pistols Series: “John Does Not Support or Endorse This Series”

In January 2021, it was announced that director Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire) was working on a new FX limited series based on Lonely Boy, the 2017 memoir from Sex Pistols guitarist (and current radio host) Steve...


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May 9, 2022
John Waite Returns with New 4-Song EP, ‘Anything,’ Touring with Rick Springfield & Men at Work

Singer/songwriter John Waite returned recently with Anything, a new 4-song EP led by its title track, an uplifting nod to hopefulness. Waite spoke with Rock Cellar’s Ken Sharp about his...


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May 9, 2022
Watch Bono and the Edge of U2 Perform in a Kyiv Subway Station/Bomb Shelter with Ukrainian Soldiers

U2 is known for its generation-spanning music as much as it the lengths to which Bono and his band mates try to make the world a better place — and...


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May 9, 2022
Pearl Jam Rocks the Forum, Covers Foo Fighters in Emotional Taylor Hawkins Tribute (“He Lived His Life to the Fullest, We Just Want More of It”)

There was a moment onstage at the Kia Forum in Los Angeles this past Saturday night, May 7, when Pearl Jam front man Eddie Vedder found himself at a loss...


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May 9, 2022
Scorpions Announce ‘Rock Believer’ North American Tour with Special Guests Whitesnake

Beginning in late August, German hard-rock titans Scorpions will return to the United States on a leg of the band’s Rock Believer World Tour, named after a brand new studio...


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May 9, 2022
Third Eye Blind Celebrating 25th Anniversary with Summer Tour, 2-LP Reissue of Best Of Set, ‘A Collection’

Third Eye Blind recently announced the Summer Gods tour, a run with special guest Taking Back Sunday that will serve as 3EB’s official 25th anniversary tour. It’s a tour commemorating...


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May 6, 2022
New from Train: Listen to “Turn the Radio Up” ft. Jewel, New Album ‘AM Gold’ Out 5/20

On May 20, San Francisco-based pop/rock band Train will return with a new album, AM Gold, a record drawing heavy inspiration from what came before. It’s a breezy, summer-ready collection of pop/rock gems that...


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May 6, 2022
The Black Crowes Release ‘1972,’ a New EP ft. Covers of Rolling Stones, T. Rex, Bowie and More

If you’ve ever heard a song by The Black Crowes — and you definitely have, by now — their love of what came before is evident, their roots in the...


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May 6, 2022
Out Now: The Vibes Are Very Strong with Warpaint’s Engrossing New Album, ‘Radiate Like This’ (Listen)

This six years between albums for Los Angeles indie band Warpaint were filled with personal milestones, life accomplishments and reflection — and the resulting record, Radiate Like This, does just...


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May 6, 2022
Sheryl Crow Showtime Documentary, ‘Sheryl,’ and Accompanying 35-Song Soundtrack: Available Now

Today, May 6, brings with it two big releases for nine-time Grammy winner Sheryl Crow — first, the Showtime premiere of a new documentary film about her life and career,...


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May 6, 2022
Out Now: Sharon Van Etten Releases ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’ LP; Hosting YouTube Live Stream

Acclaimed indie singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten returned today, May 6, with We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong, her sixth full-length album and the first since 2019’s Remind Me Tomorrow....


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May 6, 2022
Out Now: ‘Graham Nash: Live,’ ft. Full-Album Performances of ‘Songs For Beginners’ and ‘Wild Tales’ (Listen)

Today, May 6, legendary singer/songwriter Graham Nash released a new live collection of full-album performances of his first two solo records, 1971’s Songs for Beginners and its 1974 follow-up, Wild...


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May 6, 2022
Out Now: Timothy B. Schmit (Eagles) Releases New Solo Album, ‘Day By Day’ (Listen)

Today, May 6, Timothy B. Schmit of Eagles fame returned with a new solo album titled Day By Day, his seventh solo record to date and the first since 2016’s Leap of...


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May 6, 2022
Rolling Stones Share Unheard “Tumbling Dice,” “Hot Stuff” Recordings from ‘Live at the El Mocambo’ (Out 5/13)

Next Friday, May 13, the Rolling Stones will dig into the vaults once again for Live at the El Mocambo, a collection of recordings from a March 1977 performance at...


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May 6, 2022
Out Now: Arcade Fire Reignites the Flame with Earnest and Reflective New Album ‘WE’ (Listen)

It’s an age of doubt/And I doubt we’ll figure it out, whisper-sings Arcade Fire front man Win Butler on “Age of Anxiety I,” the opening track on the heralded indie...


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May 5, 2022
Out Now: Robin Trower Returns with New Album, ‘No More Worlds to Conquer’ (Listen)

On April 29, legendary English guitarist Robin Trower added to his revered catalog of music with No More Worlds to Conquer, a brand new studio album that is very much...


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May 5, 2022
Black Keys to Live Stream Intimate Gig at the Troubadour 5/11 for ‘Dropout Boogie’ Launch Party; LP Out 5/13

On May 13, Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of The Black Keys will release a new record, Dropout Boogie. Two days before the album’s release, the blues/rock duo will hit...


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May 5, 2022
Def Leppard to Play Special SiriusXM Small Stage Gig 5/26 Ahead of New LP ‘Diamond Star Halos’ & Stadium Tour

On May 27, Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Def Leppard will unleash their new record, Diamond Star Halos, prior to launching the highly anticipated Stadium Tour this summer. The...


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May 5, 2022
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Actor Michael C. Hall of ‘Dexter’) Announces July Tour Dates

After a mostly sold-out spring tour of North America, Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum — the experimental/indie band featuring Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer...


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May 5, 2022
The Who Treats Austin, Texas to Deep, Career-Spanning Set at ‘The Who Hits Back!’ Tour Stop (PHOTOS)

On Tuesday night, legendary English rockers The Who continued their recently launched The Who Hits Back! tour with a rousing, 21-song performance at the Moody Center in Austin, Texas. During...


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May 5, 2022
The B-52s Add Dates to ‘The Final Tour Ever of Planet Earth,’ Starting in August

As promised when the initial batch of shows was announced, The B-52s added four more concerts to the schedule for The Final Tour of Planet Earth, a farewell run from...


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May 4, 2022
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2022 Inductees: Duran Duran, Dolly Parton, Eurythmics, Judas Priest, More

The Inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the year 2022 have been announced, and a video announcement from the Rock Hall was also just launched today....


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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...


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May 3, 2022
Preview “Weird: The Al Yankovic Story,” Starring Daniel Radcliffe and Debuting on Roku This Fall

Word broke in January that Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, an official biopic of the parody music/pop culture legend starring Harry Potter‘s Daniel Radcliffe, was in the works. It was met with excitement among...


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May 3, 2022
Epiphone Launches Two New Jerry Cantrell Model Les Paul Guitars; ‘Brighten’ Tour Wraps Soon

Alice in Chains co-founder/songwriter/vocalist Jerry Cantrell is currently out on the road supporting his new solo record, Brighten, and on Tuesday even more exciting news was announced about the heralded...


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May 3, 2022
Rest in Peace, ’60s Folk Singer/Songwriter Judy Henske of “High Flying Birds” Fame: 1936-2022

Judy Henske, a folk icon of the 1960s who was once labeled “Queen of the Beatniks” by producer Jack Nitzsche, passed away on April 27 at the age of 85....


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May 3, 2022
Linkin Park Announces ‘Notes from the Band’ Updates Series, “Tiny Snapshots Into Our Daily Misadventures”

We’re coming up on the five-year anniversary of the July 20, 2017 passing of Linkin Park front man, Chester Bennington. His tragic death, which came as the band was between...


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May 3, 2022
And ‘Just Like That …’, Bonnie Raitt Lands Six No. 1 Billboard Chart Debuts with New Record (Listen)

Since releasing her 21st studio album, Just Like That …, on April 22, blues-rock singer/songwriter/guitarist Bonnie Raitt has scored a major milestone for her legendary career. The record landed at...


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May 2, 2022
Lifelong Dreams Realized: HAIM Packs the Hollywood Bowl for Emotional, Sold-Out Homecoming Concert/Party

Growing up in the San Fernando Valley, the HAIM sisters — Danielle, Alana and Este — developed the same dreams as millions of other aspiring rock stars: stardom, the type...


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May 2, 2022
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs Announce New NY & LA Tour Dates, New Music Coming in the Fall

Celebrated indie/rock/experimental band The Yeah Yeah Yeahs announced a new deal with Secretly Canadian Records, promising the release of new music this fall. The announcement came down on Monday, accompanied...


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May 2, 2022
Watch Paul McCartney’s Virtual Duet with John Lennon for “I’ve Got a Feeling” at ‘Got Back’ U.S. Tour Launch

This past Thursday, Sir Paul McCartney began his anticipated Got Back U.S. tour with a show in Spokane, Wa., and the marathon set from Sir Paul and his esteemed backing...


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May 2, 2022
Watch Axl Rose Sing Guns N’ Roses Classics with Carrie Underwood at Stagecoach Festival

Scheduled a week after the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, the Stagecoach Festival brings together the biggest names in the country/Americana scene to the polo fields in Indio, Calif....


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May 2, 2022
Chili Peppers Honor Taylor Hawkins at Jazz Fest: “We Love the Foo Fighters, & We Love Our Brother Taylor Hawkins”

On Sunday night, the Red Hot Chili Peppers took the stage at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, filling a headliner void left by Foo Fighters after Dave Grohl...


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May 2, 2022
Rest in Peace, Country Music/Entertainment Legend Naomi Judd: 1946-2022

Naomi Judd, renowned singer/actor/member of The Judds alongside her daughter, Wynonna, passed away Saturday at the age of 76. The unfortunate news was shared by Wynonna and her sister, Ashley...


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April 29, 2022
Regina Spektor Debuts Spellbinding New Song “Up the Mountain”; ‘Home, before and after’ LP 6/24

There simply is nobody like Regina Spektor. For years, the singer/songwriter has cultivated a reputation of peerless creativity and songwriting finesse — and these skills shine through on “Up the...


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April 29, 2022
Watch the B-52s Throw a Raucous “Love Shack” Party on ‘Kimmel’; Farewell Tour Starts in August

Earlier this week, The B-52s announced that they will embark on a farewell tour starting on Aug. 22, an 11-city “Final Tour of Planet Earth” from Kate Pierson, Cindy Wilson...


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April 29, 2022
Out Now: Ted Nugent Roars with New Album ‘Detroit Muscle,’ ft. a New “Star-Spangled Banner” Recording

The Motor City Madman himself, Ted Nugent, returned to action today, April 29, with a brand new studio album titled Detroit Muscle. A news release states that the record contains...


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April 29, 2022
Elton John Previews ‘Madman Across the Water’ 50th Anniversary Set with Unheard “Tiny Dancer” Piano Demo

Madman Across the Water will be revisited on June 10 for a lavish 50th anniversary reissue from Sir Elton John, and the legendary singer/icon has previewed the upcoming commemorative edition...


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April 29, 2022
Out Now: Bloc Party Re-Emerges with its Vibrant Sound Intact on New Album ‘Alpha Games’ (Listen)

When English rock/indie/”post-punk revival” band Bloc Party first previewed its new album, Alpha Games, one thing was certain: the throwback vibes were strong, reminiscent of the group’s breakthrough 2005 debut,...


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April 29, 2022
Solitude is Bliss for Brian May in New Video for “Another World”; Reissue of May’s 1998 Solo Record Available Now

On April 22, Queen guitarist/legend Brian May revisited his 1998 solo album, Another World, for a special reissue package. The record was May’s second solo release outside his work with...


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April 29, 2022
Out Now: Willie Nelson Celebrates His 89th Birthday with Touching New Album, ‘A Beautiful Time’ (Listen)

Today, April 29, is the 89th birthday of legendary country singer/songwriter/icon Willie Nelson — and he sought to give the world a gift, in the form of a new studio...


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April 29, 2022
Out Now: Heart’s Ann Wilson as Free as She Wants to Be on New Solo Record, ‘Fierce Bliss’ (Listen)

Unbound by the demands of chasing a “hit” record, Ann Wilson is free to be exactly who she wants to be. And with Fierce Bliss, the new studio album from...


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April 28, 2022
Rammstein Remains a Singularly Unapologetic Musical Force with Dark and Nuanced New Album, ‘Zeit’

It doesn’t require speaking fluent German to understand the message behind “Adieu,” the track that closes Zeit, the new album from Rammstein. Vocalist Till Lindemann sings/utters Adieu, goodbye, Auf Wiedersehen in...


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April 28, 2022
Metric Reignites the Dark Disco on “All Comes Crashing,” New Album 7/8, Tour in August

On July 8, Metric will return with a new studio album titled Formentera. It will be the eighth album from the indie/electronica band to date and the first since 2018’s...


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April 28, 2022
Jeff “Skunk” Baxter Shares “Bad Move,” ft. Clint Black — ‘Speed of Heat’ Solo Album Coming 6/22

On June 22, Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, the revered Rock & Roll Hall of Fame guitarist (and ballistic missile expert with the United States government) with a resume featuring timeless work as...


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April 28, 2022
Wilco: ‘Cruel Country’ Double Album Coming 5/27; Stream “Falling Apart (Right Now)”

On May 27, Jeff Tweedy and his revered indie band Wilco will return with a new record titled Cruel Country, a double album billed in a news release as a...


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April 28, 2022
MUNA Shares One-Shot Video for “Kind of Girl,” a Self-Identity Anthem of Empowerment; New Album 6/24

MUNA is riding a wave of momentum right now, and on June 24 the indie/pop band will release its new self-titled album on Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of the...


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April 28, 2022
Beach Boys Announce 60th Anniversary Global Celebration; Share New Mix of “Good Vibrations”

2022 marks the 60th anniversary of The Beach Boys signing to Capitol Records and beginning what would become an unforgettable, unmatched legacy with their first record, Surfin’ Safari. To commemorate...


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April 27, 2022
Lit Shares “Mouth Shut” ft. No Doubt’s Adrian Young; New Album ‘Tastes Like Gold’ Out 6/17

The members of Orange County pop-rock band Lit know their way around a catchy hook — that much was made clear in 1999 with the band’s breakthrough smash, “My Own...


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April 27, 2022
Star Wars Celebration 2022 Returns to Anaheim Convention Center May 26-29; Panel Schedule Revealed

After a lengthy time away due to the COVID-19 pandemic and heightened safety protocols, Star Wars Celebration — a fan gathering to celebrate the Star Wars franchise and its many...


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April 27, 2022
Bonnie Raitt Shares Performance Video for “Made Up Mind,” from New Album ‘Just Like That …’ Available Now

This past Friday, April 22, Bonnie Raitt added to her catalog of inimitable blues/rock with Just Like That …, her 21st album to date. One of its standout tracks and...


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April 27, 2022
Arcade Fire Previews ‘WE’ LP with the Powerful, Resilient Anthem “Unconditional 1 (Lookout Kid)”

Beloved Canadian indie/rock band Arcade Fire recently returned with “The Lightning I, II,” a song previewing a new record titled WE that will be released on May 6. On Wednesday,...


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April 27, 2022
beabadoobee Shares “See You Soon,” New Full-Length Album ‘Beatopia’ Out 7/15 (On Tour Now)

A few years into her career, beabadoobee (project name of singer/songwriter Bea Kristi) has carved a spot for herself in the indie-pop world thanks to her musical roots equally split...


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April 27, 2022
Dispatch Debuts Russian Version of its Beloved Antiwar Anthem, “The General,” as a Show of Support for Ukraine

Boston-based indie/roots/jam band Dispatch has a robust catalog of earnest songs speaking out about a number of worldly topics, among them poverty, homelessness, racial issues, violence and beyond, always infusing...


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April 27, 2022
Mandy Moore Previews ‘In Real Life’ LP with “Four Moons,” a Song About ‘Trying to Savor Every Moment’

On May 13, singer/songwriter/This Is Us star Mandy Moore will release In Real Life, a new studio album featuring heavy contributions from her husband, Taylor Goldsmith of the Los Angeles...


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April 27, 2022
Black Keys Debut “It Ain’t Over,” from New LP ‘Dropout Boogie’ Out 5/13; Tour Starts in July

On May 13, The Black Keys will return with Dropout Boogie, the 11th studio album from guitarist/singer Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney. “It Ain’t Over” was shared on Wednesday...


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April 26, 2022
From Wallows to Spiritualized, Phoebe Bridgers and Beyond: The Best Rock/Indie Sets of Coachella 2022 Weekend 2 (Recap/Photos)

Harry Styles had just started his headlining set at the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival last Friday in Indio, Calif., when he encouraged the massive...


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April 26, 2022
The Immediate Family (Danny Kortchmar/Waddy Wachtel/Leland Sklar/Russ Kunkel/Steve Postell): ‘Live from Telefunken Soundstage’ EP 5/13

The Immediate Family, the esteemed and roll supergroup featuring Danny Kortchmar (guitar and vocals), Waddy Wachtel (guitar and vocals), Leland Sklar (bass), Russ Kunkel (drums) and Steve Postell (guitar and vocals),...


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April 26, 2022
Stevie Nicks Updates 2022 Tour Plans with Four Amphitheater Shows to Accompany Festival Appearances

Stevie Nicks is still maintaining a relatively low profile as the legendary singer/songwriter returns to the stage amid continued pandemic-related safety concerns, but this week Nicks added a handful of...


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April 26, 2022
Journey Debuts “You Got the Best of Me,” New Album ‘Freedom’ Arrives 7/8 (Pre-Order)

“You Got the Best of Me” is the title of a roaring, high-energy new single from Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Journey premiered on Tuesday. It’s a preview of...


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April 26, 2022
The B-52s Announce ‘The Final Tour of Planet Earth’: 11-City Tour Starts 8/22

This summer, The B-52s will embark on a farewell tour, the legendary band announced in a news release on Tuesday. Beginning Aug. 22 in Seattle, Kate Pierson, Cindy Wilson and...


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April 26, 2022
Cave In Releasing ‘Heavy Pendulum’ LP 5/20; Preview with Three Crushing Songs

Massachusetts-based post-hardcore/alt band Cave In will return on May 20 with its ninth studio album, Heavy Pendulum. Announced recently, the record has now been previewed with three songs, the latest...


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April 26, 2022
Staind Announces Fall 2022 Headlining Tour

This fall, Aaron Lewis and Staind will head out on a run of headlining tour dates, visiting venues across the United States. A news release says these shows will find...


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April 25, 2022
LA Indie Band Warpaint Previews New Album ‘Radiate Like This’ with “Hips,” Details U.S. Tour

Los Angeles indie/rock ensemble Warpaint will return on May 6 with Radiate Like This, the band’s first album in six years. The latest song shared from the record is “Hips,”...


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April 25, 2022
Out Now: ‘FutureNever,’ a Sprawling and Deeply Reflective Sonic Experience from Silverchair’s Daniel Johns

When Daniel Johns, longtime front man of the Australian alt/rock band Silverchair, re-emerged in late 2021 with word of a new solo record, he did so with a statement that...


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April 25, 2022
Watch Hayley Williams Sing Paramore’s “Misery Business” with Billie Eilish at Weekend 2 of Coachella

For each of the past two weekends, Billie Eilish delivered powerhouse headlining performances at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, taking the main stage each Saturday night with her...


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April 25, 2022
Envy of None (ft. Rush’s Alex Lifeson) Shares New Video for “Never Said I Love You”; Debut Album Available Now

Envy of None, the brand new musical project of Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson, recently arrived with its debut self-titled record. A collaboration between Lifeson, Andy Curran (Coney Hatch), producer/engineer Alfio...


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April 25, 2022
Tom Jones Announces North American Tour in Support of 2021’s ‘Surrounded By Time’ Album

Legendary singer Tom Jones will head out on his first North American tour in quite some time later this year, a handful of live dates that will find the 81-year-old...


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April 25, 2022
Out Now: Listen to ‘Portals,’ a New EP of ‘Soundtracks to the Movies in Your Mind’ from Metallica’s Kirk Hammett

This quote, from Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett regarding the conception of Portals, his debut solo EP released this past weekend for Record Store Day, sums up the project quite well:...


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April 22, 2022
Sheryl Crow Shares “Forever,” from New Showtime Documentary; Soundtrack Available for Pre-Order

“Forever” is a new song from Sheryl Crow attached to Sheryl, the upcoming documentary from Amy Scott that will tell the story of the nine-time Grammy-winning singer/songwriter‘s life and career....


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April 22, 2022
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Shares “Ketamine (Ultrapop Remix)” ft. The Armed

Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie), has been out on the...


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April 22, 2022
Pup Brings the People Together (and Reunites Lost Phones with Owners) at the Fonda with Skegss, Pinkshift (Recap)

“This band was supposed to play basement shows and that’s it — so we have absolutely peaked,” remarked Stefan Babcock of the band Pup on stage at the Fonda Theatre...


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April 22, 2022
Out Now: Primus ‘Conspiranoid’ EP, First New Music from Les Claypool & Co. in 5 Years; Rush Tribute Tour on Now

Having recently relaunched its A Tribute to Kings tour honoring Rush, Les Claypool and Primus had even more in store: on Friday, the irreverent and revered experimental rock band released...


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April 22, 2022
Out Now: Bonnie Raitt ‘Just Like That … ,’ Blues-Rock Icon’s 21st Record (Listen)

Just Like That … is the title of a brand new studio album from Bonnie Raitt — her 21st album to date and the first since 2016’s Dig In Deep....


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April 22, 2022
Liam Gallagher Rocks a London Rooftop in Uplifting “Better Days” Video; ‘C’mon You Know’ LP Out 5/27

The build-up to the May 27 release of C’mon You Know, the third solo album from longtime Oasis singer and Britpop icon Liam Gallagher, has emphasized this record’s difference from...


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April 21, 2022
Deftones’ Greek Theatre Tour Stop a Reminder How They Survived the ‘Nu-Metal’ Genre They Helped Create (Recap)

The vibe at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday night was one of relief. Deftones were in town for a concert, but not just any concert: A gig...


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April 21, 2022
The Who Adds Guests to ‘The Who Hits Back!’ North American Tour (Mike Campbell + the Dirty Knobs, Los Lonely Boys, More)

Starting tomorrow, Friday, April 22, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend will embark on a North American run of The Who Hits Back! tour dates, and on Thursday the legendary English...


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April 21, 2022
Watch Jack White and His Band Play ‘Fear of the Dawn’ Song “What’s the Trick?” on ‘Colbert’; On Tour Now

For an artist with a surname such as his, Jack White is sure interested in color aesthetics — and right now, he’s all about the color blue. On Wednesday, White...


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April 21, 2022
Korn Debuts Video for ‘Requiem’ LP Standout “Worst Is On Its Way”; Tour with Evanescence Starts in August

Back in early February, hard-rock titans Korn released their 14th studio album, Requiem — a pummeling reassertion of the band’s vitality. Among the album’s standout tracks was “Worst Is On...


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April 21, 2022
Richie Furay Covers Keith Urban’s “Somebody Like You”; New ‘In the Country’ Album Coming 7/8

On July 8, Richie Furay will add to his musical legacy with a new record titled In the Country. Officially detailed on Thursday, it will be the ninth solo studio...


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April 21, 2022
Elton John: ‘Madman Across the Water’ 50th Anniversary Edition Coming 6/10 (Pre-Order)

It’s one of the most beloved albums in the celebrated career of Sir Elton John, and on June 10 Madman Across the Water will be reissued to commemorate its 50th...


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April 21, 2022
Soccer Mommy Shares “Unholy Affliction,” New LP ‘Sometimes, Forever’ Coming 6/24

On June 24, Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) will release a new album titled Sometimes, Forever — an anticipated record among indie circles. It follows 2020’s Color Theory, which put the project...


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April 20, 2022
Def Leppard Unleashes the Singalong-Ready “Take What You Want,” New Album ‘Diamond Star Halos’ Out 5/27

English Rock & Roll Hall of Fame heroes Def Leppard are gearing up for a big summer on the Stadium Tour alongside Motley Crue, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and...


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April 20, 2022
Bill Nighy Portrays Florence Welch’s Anxiety in Florence + the Machine’s New Video for “Free”

For her band’s new music video for “Free,” Florence + the Machine focal point Florence Welch is paired with legendary English actor Bill Nighy, who plays the role of Welch’s...


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April 20, 2022
The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood) Releasing Debut LP 5/13, Shares Song

The Smile, the new supergroup made up of Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead and Sons of Kemet’s Tom Skinner, will release its debut full-length album, A Light for...


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April 20, 2022
Hear Ann Wilson Cover Queen’s “Love of My Life” with Vince Gill, from ‘Fierce Bliss’ Album Out 4/29

On April 29, Ann Wilson will release a new solo record, Fierce Bliss, which the legendary Heart singer/songwriter has been previewing in recent weeks. The latest track shared from the...


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April 20, 2022
Christine McVie Releasing ‘Songbird’ Collection 6/24 ft. Unreleased Solo Material; Stream “Slowdown”

On June 24, Christine McVie will celebrate her solo catalog outside Fleetwood Mac with Songbird: A Solo Collection, due out via Rhino Records. Announced on Wednesday, Songbird was previewed with...


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April 19, 2022
New Bonnie Raitt: Stream “Livin’ for the Ones,” from ‘Just Like That …’ Album Out 4/22

This Friday, April 22, the legendary Bonnie Raitt will release her 21st studio album, Just Like That …, on Sub Pop Records. As a final preview ahead of the record, Raitt...


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April 19, 2022
Outside Lands 2022 Lineup/Details: Green Day, Post Malone, SZA, Phoebe Bridgers, Mitski, Weezer Top Bill

After making noise last week with rumblings of an imminent 2022 announcement and ticket on-sale information, the Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival has now announced its official lineup and...


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April 19, 2022
MUNA Brings Infectious New Single “Anything But Me” to ‘Ellen’ — Debut LP Out 6/24 on Saddest Factory Records

Los Angeles-based indie/pop band MUNA is gearing up to release its new self-titled album on Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of the Dead Oceans label that was founded by Phoebe...


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April 19, 2022
Jack White’s ‘Fear of the Dawn’ Lands at No. 1 on 9 Charts; Watch New “What’s the Trick” Video

Jack White cannot be stopped. That much has been true for a while, given the near-mythical status the singer/songwriter/guitarist/label head/cultural icon has attained over the years and his many different...


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April 19, 2022
Out Now: Taylor Hawkins Among Guests on ‘Brother Johnny,’ Edgar Winter’s New Tribute Album to Johnny

As we noted back in January, the Johnny Winter tribute album Brother Johnny by Edgar Winter is out now on Quarto Valley Records. 17 tracks featuring a star-studded array of...


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April 19, 2022
Gang of Youths Play “In the Wake of Your Leave” on ‘Tonight Show’; North American Tour Starts This Week

In late February, Australian indie/rock band Gang of Youths released a powerful new album titled angel in realtime., a thematically heavy, emotionally wrought collection of songs that leave more of an impact...


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April 19, 2022
Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Shares “High Plains Drifter,” New Instrumental Solo EP ‘Portals’ Out 4/23

Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett is as much a fan of movies (specifically, horror films) as the most dedicated Metallica fans are of the thrash metal icons‘ career — and this...


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April 19, 2022
Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival Taking Over Los Angeles with Massive Schedule of Comedy Gigs 4/28-5/8

Later this month, some of the biggest names in comedy will roll through Los Angeles as part of the Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival series of live performances. The...


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April 18, 2022
Japanese Breakfast Announces Additional North American Tour Dates Supporting ‘Jubilee’

Fresh off the first of two can’t-miss performances at Coachella 2022, Japanese Breakfast has now added an extension of tour dates for the rest of the year, a continued promotion...


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April 18, 2022
Photos: Traveling Guitar Exhibit “Medieval to Metal – the Art & Evolution of the Guitar”

The traveling guitar exhibit “Medieval to Metal – the Art & Evolution of the Guitar” just finished up its staging at the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in Laurel Mississippi....


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April 18, 2022
Carlos Santana Shares “Yo Estaré” ft. Ally Brooke — Featured on Vinyl Edition of ‘Blessings and Miracles’

“Yo Estaré” is a sweeping new song from Carlos Santana and special guest vocalist Ally Brooke. Shared to digital streaming platforms on Friday, the song is also featured on the...


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April 18, 2022
Out Now: Kurt Vile Takes Another Laid-Back and Engaging Journey on New Album ‘(watch my moves)’ — Listen

Guitarist/singer/songwriter Kurt Vile has carved out his own little niche in the music world, his laid-back guitar-based albums earning him a singular spot in an otherwise crowded indie community. He’s very comfortable...


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April 18, 2022
Bob Dylan Announces New ‘Rough & Rowdy Ways’ U.S. Tour Dates for Spring/Summer

The world tour continues to roll along for Bob Dylan, and beginning in late May the legendary singer/songwriter/cultural icon will set out on some additional U.S. dates. Announced on Monday,...


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April 15, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Debuts New Song “Sidelines” — Her Only New Song of 2022 (Listen)

On Wednesday night in Phoenix, Phoebe Bridgers devoted one song in her set list to the debut of a brand new track, “Sidelines,” which also hit streaming platforms late Thursday...


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April 14, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat with Peter Beckett of Player (1977’s No. 1 Hit “Baby Come Back”)

In our newest One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, vocalist/songwriter Peter Beckett of the band Player discusses “Baby Come Back,” which hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 after its release in...


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April 14, 2022
Brian May Covers Buddy Holly’s “Maybe Baby”; Featured on May’s ‘Another World’ Reissue Out 4/22 (Pre-Order)

On April 22, Brian May will reissue Another World, his second solo album that the famed Queen guitarist released in 1998. Among the track listing for the deluxe new edition...


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April 14, 2022
New from Train: Bask in the Laid-Back Vibes of “Running Back (Trying to Talk to You),” from New LP ‘AM Gold’ 5/20

On May 20, San Francisco-based pop/rock band Train will return with a new album, AM Gold, a record drawing heavy inspiration from what came before. As its title (and that artwork above) implies, AM...


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April 14, 2022
Chris Stein Sitting Out Blondie’s Summer Tour Due to Heart Issue: “… A Dumbass Condition Called Arterial Fibrillation”

Blondie has a busy touring schedule in the coming months, but Debbie Harry and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame legends will do so without Chris Stein, who announced that...


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April 14, 2022
Mysterious Punk Duo Max Creeps ‘Reunites,’ Shares New Song/Video for “Burn It Down” & Album News

Earlier this week, the punk community was rattled with news that Max Creeps had broken up, a social media statement that elicited heartbreak from icons of the punk rock community...


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April 13, 2022
The Melvins: ‘Electric Roach Tour’ of U.S. Starts 6/15 with Special Guests Helms Alee & Harsh Mellow

The Melvins will get back out on the road starting June 15 on ‘The Electric Roach Tour,’ an outing that will carry the influential pre-“grunge” band around the U.S., with...


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April 13, 2022
Kat Von D Shares Two Alternate Tracks from ‘Love Made Me Do it’ LP, ft. Dave Grohl on Drums (Listen)

Back in September, Kat Von D — known for her beauty empire, the television series L.A. Ink and much more — released her debut full-length album, Love Made Me Do...


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April 13, 2022
Five Finger Death Punch Touring with Megadeth, The Hu, Fire from the Gods; Shares New Song

Hard-rock arena-fillers Five Finger Death Punch roared back this week with the premiere of a new song, “AfterLife,” the title track from the band’s upcoming ninth studio album. A typically...


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April 13, 2022
Machine Head Previews Dark New Concept Album with the Pummeling “Choke On The Ashes of Your Hate”

Long-running Oakland, Calif.-based heavy metal band Machine Head roared back recently with “Choke On The Ashes of Your Hate,” a new song previewing an upcoming concept album titled ØF KINGDØM...


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April 12, 2022
Rest in Peace, Comedian Gilbert Gottfried: 1955-2022

Gilbert Gottfried, a comedian best known for his loud voice deliberate delivery, has passed away at the age of 67, it was announced by his family, which noted in a...


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April 12, 2022
George Harrison Estate Links with Dad Grass for New Cannabis Line, ‘All Things Must Grass’

For the very first time, a member of the Beatles has linked up with a cannabis company for a product: It’s called “All Things Must Grass,” a collaboration with the...


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April 12, 2022
Alice Cooper Announces Fall 2022 ‘Detroit Muscle’ U.S. Tour Dates

This fall, “shock-rock” legend Alice Cooper and his band will head out on a U.S. tour named in part after Cooper’s smash-hit 2021 record, Detroit Stories. The Detroit Muscle tour...


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April 12, 2022
††† (Crosses), Featuring Deftones’ Chino Moreno, Shares Video for “Protection” (One of Two New Songs Out Now)

One of the projects Deftones front man Chino Moreno has frequently turned to outside of his “day job” over the years is ††† (Crosses), an atmospheric musical collaboration with producer/multi-instrumentalist...


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April 12, 2022
Outside Lands 2022 Set for Aug. 5-7 at San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park; Early Bird Tix On Sale 4/13

The 14th annual Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival will return to Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. this coming Aug. 5-7, it was announced on Tuesday. The announcement...


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April 12, 2022
3rd Secret: Grunge Supergroup ft. Matt Cameron (Pearl Jam/Soundgarden), Kim Thayil (Soundgarden) & Krist Novoselic (Nirvana) Releases Debut LP

Grunge enthusiasts, take note: 3rd Secret is a secret no more. The band is a new supergroup featuring three icons of the ’90s alt/rock scene, among them drummer Matt Cameron...


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April 12, 2022
Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band Add 19 Dates to 2022 North American Tour

Ringo Starr already had big plans in place for this summer, taking his All-Starr Band back out on the road for another tour of classic songs and wonderful music memories...


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April 11, 2022
April 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our April 2022 features. Ann Wilson: On New Solo LP ‘Fierce Bliss,’ Weather Preparedness PSAs & Heart’s 50th Anniversary (Interview) Jim Messina Q&A: Memories...


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April 11, 2022
Ann Wilson: On New Solo LP ‘Fierce Bliss,’ Weather Preparedness PSAs & Heart’s 50th Anniversary (Interview)

Ann Wilson, who alongside her sister, Nancy Wilson, burst onto the scene with Heart and cast an unmatched legacy for decades, will release her latest solo album, Fierce Bliss, on...


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April 11, 2022
Jim Messina Q&A: Memories of Buffalo Springfield, Poco and Reuniting with Kenny Loggins for Two Special Gigs

Fans of classic rock radio are never far from hearing a song Jim Messina had a hand in creating. A singer, guitarist and songwriter in three celebrated bands, Messina also...


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April 11, 2022
Top 11 Songs with Memorable Harmonica Parts

“I play the harmonica. The only way I can play is if I get my car going really fast, and stick it out the window.” —Steven Wright “I Guess That’s...


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April 11, 2022
Pete Agnew of Nazareth Q&A: On His Band’s Dark, Heavy New Album ‘Surviving the Law’ & Beyond

For diehard Nazareth fans and those that are new to the band, there’s plenty to savor on the group’s new album Surviving the Law, which will be released on April...


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April 11, 2022
Lana Lane Brings Sweeping New Vistas to Symphonic Rock on ‘Neptune Blue’ (Q&A)

Prog-rock and symphonic rock may seem at times largely ossified and outdated, almost like relics of the past — but Lana Lane has helped revitalize those musical genres throughout her...


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April 11, 2022
Rush ‘Moving Pictures’ 40th Anniversary Edition Coming 4/15 (Preview/Pre-Order)

Their eighth album, Moving Pictures firmly established Rush and the Canadian prog-rock trio‘s place in history after its release in 1981. The record spawned now-classic anthems like “Tom Sawyer” and...


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April 11, 2022
Ohana Festival 2022: Eddie Vedder, Stevie Nicks, Jack White, P!nk and Many More (Tix Onsale 4/14)

Ohana Festival, the yearly music festival event curated and headlined by Pearl Jam front man Eddie Vedder, will return to Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, Calif. on Sept. 30...


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April 11, 2022
Lit Shares Summer-Ready Anthem “Kicked Off the Plane,” New Album ‘Tastes Like Gold’ Coming in June

On June 17, Orange County rock/pop band Lit will return with Tastes Like Gold, a new studio album that the band intends as a return to the group’s “old-school sound”...


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April 11, 2022
Rick Springfield, Men at Work and John Waite: 18-City Summer Tour Starting in August

This August, three iconic acts will team up for an 18-city tour of North America when Rick Springfield, Men at Work and John Waite head out on the road together....


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April 11, 2022
Out Now: Wet Leg Riding High with Quirky, Engaging & Dynamic Debut Album (Listen)

The past year or so has seen U.K. indie/rock duo Wet Leg become a bit of a global phenomenon, the momentum of the band’s breakthrough single “Chaise Longue” more or...


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April 11, 2022
Timothy B. Schmit Previews New Solo LP ‘Day By Day’ with “Heartbeat” (Album Out May 6)

On May 6, Timothy B Schmit of Eagles fame will return with a new solo album titled Day By Day — and on Monday, Schmit debuted a new track from...


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April 11, 2022
Jack White Celebrates New Album, Tour by Proposing to — and Marrying — Longtime Partner Olivia Jean Onstage

On Friday, Jack White returned with Fear of the Dawn, the prolific singer/songwriter/guitarist’s new solo album and one of two he has due out this year. Kicking off the corresponding...


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April 11, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Land Second No. 1 Debut with ‘Unlimited Love’ Ahead of Summer Global Stadium Tour

For the second time in their illustrious career, the Red Hot Chili Peppers scored a No. 1 debut on the Billboard 200 thanks to the global success of Unlimited Love,...


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April 8, 2022
Out Now: Jack White Unleashes His Innovative, Offbeat Rock Fury on ‘Fear of the Dawn’ (Listen)

When Jack White revealed he had not one, but two new albums scheduled for release in 2022, the mind raced with ideas. Would the singer/songwriter/guitarist/label head/cultural icon be exorcising his...


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April 8, 2022
Out Now: Guitar Wizard Joe Satriani Returns with New Album ‘The Elephants of Mars’ (Listen)

The Elephants of Mars is a new studio album from guitarist Joe Satriani, his 19th studio album to date and the result of Satriani and his band really letting loose...


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April 7, 2022
Out Now: Papa Roach Embarks on an ‘Ego Trip’ of Confidence and Boundless Energy (Album Review)

We’re more than two decades removed from “Last Resort,” the breakthrough single from hard-rock/nu-metal band Papa Roach that put the Vacaville, California group on the map way back in 2001....


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April 7, 2022
Out Now: Envy of None, ft. Rush’s Alex Lifeson, Releases Self-Titled Debut (Listen)

Envy of None is the brand new musical project featuring guitarist Alex Lifeson, known to the world for years as the guitarist of Canadian prog-rock heroes Rush — and today,...


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April 7, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat With Billy Vera (1987’s No. 1 Classic “At This Moment”)

In our newest One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, vocalist/songwriter Billy Vera discusses his hit “At This Moment,” which was first released in 1981 before making major strides on the charts...


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April 7, 2022
Pink Floyd Debuts “Hey Hey Rise Up” ft. Andriy Khlyvnyuk of Boombox, Benefiting the People of Ukraine

“Hey Hey Rise Up” is the title of a brand new song from Pink Floyd, released by the band on Thursday as a show of solidarity and support for the...


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April 7, 2022
Rammstein Goes All In on the Horrors of Too Much Plastic Surgery in Wild New “Zick Zack” Video; ‘Zeit’ LP Out 4/29

For decades, Rammstein has had a knack for delivering unforgettable music videos with stark visual imagery — effective enough that even if you don’t speak German and understand what lead...


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April 7, 2022
Out Now: The Regrettes Take a Leap in Search of Self on New Album ‘Further Joy’ (Listen)

Further Joy is the third full-length album from pop/punk/indie band The Regrettes, which has been adding new slashes to its genre characterization with each record. Previewed in recent weeks with...


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April 7, 2022
Premiere: Preview Albert Cummings’ New Album ‘TEN’ (Out 4/8) with Music Video for “Need Somebody”

This coming Friday, April 8, renowned blues guitarist/singer/songwriter Albert Cummings will return with his tenth studio album, the appropriately titled TEN. As a preview of the record, here’s a music...


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April 7, 2022
Rest in Peace, Former Teen Idol & ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ Star Bobby Rydell: 1942-2022

On April 5, singer/actor Bobby Rydell passed away at the age of 79 following a battle with pneumonia. The estate of the former teen idol and Bye Bye Birdie star...


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April 6, 2022
U.K. Duo Wet Leg Shares “Ur Mum,” Releasing Anticipated Self-Titled Debut Album Friday 4/8

Buzzworthy U.K. indie/rock duo Wet Leg is on the precipice of a major breakout, coasting in recent months on the attention given to its single “Chaise Longue,” a relentlessly quirky...


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April 6, 2022
Sharon Van Etten: ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’ Album Out 5/6 Ahead of ‘Wild Hearts’ Tour

After sharing a few intriguing new songs in recent weeks, singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten has now revealed her master plan: Her sixth full-length album, We’ve Been Going About This All...


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April 6, 2022
Eagles Announce the Departure of Deacon Frey, Glenn Frey’s Son (Who Had Joined in 2017)

Deacon Frey is leaving Eagles, the classic rock band announced in a statement on Wednesday. Frey, son of late Eagles vocalist Glenn Frey, had joined the group in tribute to...


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April 6, 2022
Watch The Regrettes Preview New LP ‘Further Joy’ (Out 4/8) with Powerful “Anxieties (Out of Time)” on ‘Kimmel’

This Friday, April 8, The Regrettes will release a new record titled Further Joy. As the indie/rock/pop band has exhibited on a few pre-release tracks, this album seems on track...


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April 6, 2022
Doobie Brothers & Michael McDonald Expand 50th Anniversary Tour with 11 New Shows

In the works for some time and delayed because of the pandemic, the Doobie Brothers‘ 50th anniversary tour has been a triumph. With Michael McDonald in the mix to make...


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April 6, 2022
Mammoth WVH Cancels Remaining ‘Young Guns’ Tour Dates Due to COVID-19 Cases Among Crew

Due to members of the touring party testing positive for COVID-19, Wolfgang Van Halen’s band Mammoth WVH has canceled the remaining six performances on the Young Guns tour with Dirty...


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April 6, 2022
Going to Coachella 2022 (or Watching the Live Stream)? Don’t Miss These 21 Acts Across All Stages

This article spotlighting acts to catch at Coachella was first written for the 2020 event, but it has now been updated to reflect the 2022 lineup and details.  Headliners. When...


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April 6, 2022
Kanye West Drops Out of Coachella Headlining Performances; Replaced by Swedish House Mafia & The Weeknd

UPDATE: Coachella has announced that supergroup DJ collective Swedish House Mafia and The Weeknd will replace Kanye West as the Sunday night headliner. The Party & The After Party pic.twitter.com/8gT2bF3x5j...


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April 5, 2022
Mitski Adds Dates to Summer Tour in Support of Acclaimed New Album, ‘Laurel Hell’

In early February, Mitski added to her catalog of music with Laurel Hell, a new album that was met with universal acclaim and promoted with a nearly completely sold-out tour...


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April 5, 2022
Korn + Evanescence Map Out 18-City Summer Tour

When we last heard from Korn, the long-running hard/rock/”nu-metal” band was on the road in support of its latest album, February’s deep and dark Requiem. With that tour in the...


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April 5, 2022
Premiere: Mickey Leigh’s Mutated Music Debuts “I Got a Message for You” Video

Mickey Leigh’s Mutated Music is the garage-punk project helmed by Mickey Leigh, brother of late Ramones singer Joey Ramone. Leigh recently released his solo debut record, Variants of Vibe, back...


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April 5, 2022
Shinedown: Stream “The Saints Of Violence And Innuendo,” ‘Planet Zero’ LP Out 4/22; On Tour Now

Dynamic alt/rock heroes Shinedown are out on the road right now alongside special guests The Pretty Reckless and Diamante, with eyes on an April 22 release for Planet Zero, the...


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April 5, 2022
Take a Break and Enjoy These Delightful Videos of Cows Being Thoroughly Entertained by Accordion Music

The constant scroll of social media can be overwhelming — and is, more often than not, an unending onslaught of bad news and things that definitely don’t lift our collective...


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April 5, 2022
Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers Rock the Fonda in LA — Band’s First Gig with John Frusciante Since 2007

When the Red Hot Chili Peppers released Unlimited Love on April 1, it came with sky-high anticipation among longtime fans for one crucial reason: Guitarist John Frusciante is back in...


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April 5, 2022
Remembering Kurt Cobain and Layne Staley with Nirvana & Alice in Chains’ Powerful ‘MTV Unplugged’ Sets

Today’s date, April 5, is a notorious one in the world of rock and roll, as it’s the date commemorating the passing of two of the most iconic and celebrated...


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April 4, 2022
Linda Ronstadt: ‘Feels Like Home: A Song for the Sonoran Borderlands’ Memoir Coming in October

Feels Like Home: A Song for the Sonoran Borderlands is the title of a new book from legendary singer/songwriter/musician Linda Ronstadt, co-authored by former New York Times reporter Lawrence Downes,...


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April 4, 2022
Arlo Parks Announces Fall 2022 ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’ Tour After Coachella & Gigs with Billie Eilish/Harry Styles

This fall, Arlo Parks will head out on a North American tour that will find the singer/songwriter playing some of the biggest venues she’s seen yet in the country. The...


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April 4, 2022
Everclear Announces 30th Anniversary Tour with Special Guests Fastball and The Nixons

It’s been a long road for Art Alexakis and Everclear, and this summer the alt/rock band will embark on a special tour to commemorate its 30th anniversary, a tour that...


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April 4, 2022
Joni Mitchell Sings at Her MusiCares Person of the Year Gala w/ Brandi Carlile, Stephen Stills, Jon Batiste, More

On Friday night, Joni Mitchell was honored as the 2022 MusiCares Person of the Year, the recipient of the heralded award at a reschedule gala even originally intended to take...


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April 4, 2022
Watch The Grammys Honor Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters with Special ‘In Memoriam’ Segment

The broadcast of the 64th annual Grammy Awards aired Sunday night, and over the course of the evening “rock” music was at a premium — as all of the rock...


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April 3, 2022
The Dream Syndicate Announce New Album ‘Ultraviolet Battle Hymns and True Confessions,’ Out 6/10; Stream ‘Where I’ll Stand’ & ‘Damian’

On June 10th, the Dream Syndicate will release their new album ‘Ultraviolet Battle Hymns and True Confessions‘ on their new label Fire Records. As founding members of the “Paisley Underground”...


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April 1, 2022
Review: Red Hot Chili Peppers Return Re-Energized on ‘Unlimited Love,’ a Mix of the Familiar and the Fresh

There’s a certain comfort to the Red Hot Chili Peppers sounding like the Red Hot Chili Peppers, which they do throughout Unlimited Love, a sprawling new album released this week...


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April 1, 2022
Out Now: ‘BeforeAfter,’ a New Career Retrospective from Daryl Hall; Tour with Todd Rundgren On Now

BeforeAfter is a special retrospective from Rock & Roll Hall of Fame singer/songwriter Daryl Hall released today, April 1. Collecting 30 recordings spanning each of his five solo records outside...


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April 1, 2022
Greta Van Fleet Announces Rescheduled ‘Dreams In Gold’ Tour for 2022

Dynamic young rock and roll band Greta Van Fleet has announced the rescheduled dates of its Dreams in Gold tour, which was postponed in late March due to guitarist Jake...


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April 1, 2022
Harry Styles Shares a Glimpse Into ‘Harry’s House’ with a Stylish New Music Video for “As It Was”

After putting the world on notice about the impending release of a new album titled Harry’s House, global pop superstar Harry Styles didn’t make folks wait very long for a...


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April 1, 2022
NYC Musician/Rock Journalist Jeff Slate Covers Ronnie Lane’s “The Poacher” to Honor Lane’s 76th Birthday

This past Friday, April 1, marked what would have been the 76th birthday of Ronnie Lane, best known as the bassist and founder of seminal English rock band The Small...


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April 1, 2022
New Mick Jagger: Listen to “Strange Game,” the Theme Song for New Apple TV+ Series ‘Slow Horses’

Slow Horses is a new spy thriller series starring Gary Oldman that premiered on Apple TV+ on Friday — and its theme song is a brand new solo song from...


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April 1, 2022
Out Now: PUP’s New Album ‘The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND,’ the Soundtrack for Anxious Times

Canadian punk/indie band PUP is pretty much the perfect band for the world right now. Post-pandemic  — well, are we actually post-pandemic, or are we still actually in a pandemic? That probably depends...


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April 1, 2022
Liam Gallagher Debuts Title Track to ‘C’mon You Know’ LP; Album & New Live Record Both Out 5/27

Liam Gallagher, Britpop icon and the voice (OK, one of two main voices alongside his brother Noel) of Oasis for years, will release his third solo record, C’mon You Know,...


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April 1, 2022
Out Now: Red Hot Chili Peppers ‘Unlimited Love,’ ft. the Return of John Frusciante (on Fallon/Kimmel Tonight 4/1)

Welcome back, Red Hot Chili Peppers — and guitarist John Frusciante. The heralded Frusciante returns on Unlimited Love, a new album from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band...


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March 31, 2022
Dead and Company Announces 2022 Summer Tour

This summer, Dead and Company will get back out on the road for a summer tour of stadiums, the Grateful Dead ensemble (+ John Mayer) revealed on Thursday. The schedule...


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March 31, 2022
Watch Wallows Play “Marvelous” on ‘Kimmel’; Sophomore Album ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ Out Now

When Wallows released its new album, Tell Me That It’s Over, on March 25, it marked another leap forward for the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (one of the...


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March 31, 2022
Def Leppard Heads to the Carnival in a New Video for its Fist-Pumping, Stadium Tour-Ready Anthem “Kick”

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Def Leppard recently unveiled plans for a new album, Diamond Star Halos, which will be released on May 27 — just ahead of this...


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March 31, 2022
The Weight Band (ft. Former Members of The Band and The Levon Helm Band) Releasing ‘Shines Like Gold’ LP 4/1

The Weight Band, an ensemble featuring former members of The Band and The Levon Helm Band, will release a new record titled Shines Like Gold on Friday, April 1. The...


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March 31, 2022
Palomino Festival 7/9: Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson & Family, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Orville Peck & More

On Saturday, July 9, Goldenvoice will host its first Palomino Festival, a new one-day music event announced this week and featuring performances from the following: Kacey Musgraves Willie Nelson &...


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March 30, 2022
Angel Olsen Debuts “All the Good Times,” New Album ‘Big Time’ 6/3 Ahead of ‘Wild Hearts’ Tour

It’ll be a busy rest of the year for Angel Olsen. This week, the singer/songwriter announced a new album, Big Time, which will be released on June 3. Shared in...


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March 30, 2022
Bruce Willis to Retire from Acting After Aphasia Diagnosis

Bruce Willis, one of the most recognizable actors in Hollywood history with a resume of some of the biggest blockbuster action films of the 1980s and 1990s including Pulp Fiction...


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March 30, 2022
The Regrettes Share Resilient Anthem “Anxieties (Out Of Time),” New Album ‘Further Joy’ Coming 4/8

The Regrettes are nearing the April 8 release of their third album, Further Joy, and at this point the stylistic progression of the band is as evident as ever. What...


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March 30, 2022
FX’s ‘Pistol,’ Danny Boyle’s Limited Series Based on Sex Pistols’ Steve Jones’ Memoir, to Premiere in May

Back in January 2021, it was announced that director Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire) was working on a new FX limited series based on Lonely Boy, the 2017 memoir from Sex...


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March 30, 2022
Paul McCartney on Taylor Hawkins: “You Were a True Rock and Roll Hero And Will Always Remain in My Heart”

In the immediate aftermath of the March 25 death of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, the musician’s fans, friends, musical colleagues and acquaintances quickly flooded social media with tributes, memories...


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March 29, 2022
Joe Satriani Announces 2022 U.S. Tour; New Album ‘The Elephants of Mars’ Out 4/8

Guitar wizard Joe Satriani will release a new album titled The Elephants of Mars on April 8 — and the guitar icon has now announced a U.S. tour to go along with it....


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March 29, 2022
Recap: AFI Previews ‘Bodies’ Tour in LA with an Electrifying Mix of Old, New and Everything in Between

There are two distinct eras of AFI. The first is the noisy hardcore/punk group that emerged from Ukiah, California in the early-to-mid 1990s, amassing a fervent audience enraptured with vocalist...


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March 29, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat with Charlie Ingui of Soul Survivors (1967’s “Expressway to Your Heart”)

In our newest One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, vocalist/founding member Charlie Ingui of Philadelphia-based soul/R&B group Soul Survivors discusses “Expressway to Your Heart,” his group’s 1967 No. 3 hit that...


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March 29, 2022
Jeff “Skunk” Baxter: First-Ever Solo Album ‘Speed of Heat’ 6/22; Stream a Fresh Take on “My Old School”

Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, revered Rock & Roll Hall of Fame guitarist (and ballistic missile expert with the United States government), with a resume featuring timeless work as a key figure...


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March 29, 2022
Foo Fighters Cancel All Upcoming Live Performances After Death of Drummer Taylor Hawkins

On Tuesday, the Foo Fighters shared an official statement confirming that they have cancelled all upcoming scheduled performances in the wake of the sudden, shocking and tragic death of drummer...


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March 29, 2022
Nonpoint Sets ‘Taken Apart and Put Back Together Tour’ West Coast Tour Dates

For more than two decades, Nonpoint has amassed a global audience thanks to a prolific output and tireless commitment to touring — but the Florida-based rap/metal/alternative band seems to rarely...


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March 29, 2022
Get Lost in the Groove with Warpaint’s Kaleidoscopic Video for “Stevie”; New Album ‘Radiate Like This’ Out 5/6

On May 6, Los Angeles indie/rock band Warpaint will return with Radiate Like This, its first album in six years. “Stevie” is the title of the latest song shared from...


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March 29, 2022
She & Him Announce Summer ‘Melt Away Tour: A Tribute To Brian Wilson’ Tour

This summer, She & Him — actor/musician Zooey Deschanel and guitarist/singer M. Ward — will head out on a special tour paying homage to Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson. The...


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March 29, 2022
Acid Latin Collective Rhythm Tribe Spans Four Generations in New Video for “Todo Eso”

Rhythm Tribe is an Afro-Latin musical collective originally formed by guitarist and vocalist Thomas Guzman-Sanchez in 1989. The band, which also featured Thomas’s wife Marla brother (Paul) and a family...


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March 29, 2022
SiriusXM Remembers Taylor Hawkins: Listen to Stories, Music and Memories on Special Tribute Show with Kat Corbett & Mark Hamilton

On Monday, the SiriusXM channel Lithium dedicated a block of hours to Taylor Hawkins, the Foo Fighters’ drummer who shockingly passed away at age 50 in his hotel room in...


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March 29, 2022
Elton John Announces Final North American Dates for ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ Tour

Fresh off his 75th birthday festivities over the weekend, Sir Elton John has unveiled the final stretch of North American shows on his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour, which began...


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March 29, 2022
New Ann Wilson: Stream the Anthemic “A Moment in Heaven,” from Upcoming Album ‘Fierce Bliss’

Ann Wilson of Heart will add to her legacy on April 29 with a new solo album, Fierce Bliss. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame singer/songwriter has been previewing...


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March 28, 2022
RIP Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters: See Tributes from Elton John, Brian Wilson, Liam Gallagher, Miley Cyrus, Incubus, Wolf Van Halen & more

Friday night’s devastating news that Taylor Hawkins was found dead in his hotel room in Colombia at age 50 was met with unimaginable shock and grief from all corners of...


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March 28, 2022
Preview Bonnie Raitt’s New Album ‘Just Like That …’ with Two Songs; Tour with Lucinda Williams Starts in May

On April 22, the legendary Bonnie Raitt will release her 21st studio album, Just Like That …, on Sub Pop Records. Raitt has begun previewing the record, her first since...


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March 28, 2022
Alt-J and Portugal. the Man Tour: A Perfect Pairing of Unpredictable Indie/Alt Pioneers (Recap of LA Show 3/27)

The combination of English indie/rock trio Alt-J and Portland-by-way-of-Alaska alt/psychedelic/indie ensemble Portugal. the Man sounded like a solid pairing when the groups’ current tour was announced a few months back...


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March 28, 2022
The Gaslight Anthem Returns to “Full-Time Status” with Tour Dates and New Album in the Works

After spending much of the past four years on “indefinite hiatus,” The Gaslight Anthem is back — and will head out on its first headlining tour since 2018 in the...


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March 28, 2022
Florence + the Machine Announce North American Tour; ‘Dance Fever’ Album Coming 5/13 (Preview)

On May 13, dynamic rock/pop group Florence + the Machine will return with a new studio album, Dance Fever. The record has been previewed in recent weeks with a handful...


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March 28, 2022
Roxy Music Announces 50th Anniversary Tour (First in 11 Years); Album Reissue Series

This fall, Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music will convene for a tour — the legendary English band‘s first tour in 11 years. It’s all meant as a means of commemorating...


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March 28, 2022
Out Now: Wallows Hits the Bullseye with ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ LP, Extends Mostly Sold-Out Tour (Listen)

Tell Me That It’s Over is the title of a new studio album from Wallows, the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (one of the stars of the latest Scream film and Netflix’s 13...


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March 25, 2022
Taylor Hawkins, Foo Fighters Drummer, Dies at 50: 1972-2022

Taylor Hawkins, drummer of the Foo Fighters, has died at the age of 50. The band’s social media pages shared the following statement: The Foo Fighters family is devastated by...


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March 25, 2022
Out Now: Joan Jett & the Blackhearts’ First-Ever All-Acoustic Album, ‘Changeup’ (Listen)

There’s a first for everything — and today, March 25, Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Joan Jett & the Blackhearts released Changeup, their very first all-acoustic record. The first-ever...


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March 25, 2022
Love Him or Hate Him, Machine Gun Kelly is Carrying The Torch for Pop-Punk’s Revival (‘Mainstream Sellout’ Review)

From the opening seconds of “Born with Horns,” the leadoff track on Mainstream Sellout — the new album from Machine Gun Kelly available today, March 25 — you might be...


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March 25, 2022
Rolling Stones Revisiting Legendary 1977 Gigs for ‘Live at the El Mocambo’ 5/13; Preview with Two Songs

In March 1977, The Rolling Stones played a 300-capacity Toronto club called The El Mocambo — and on May 13, the recordings from those legendary performances will be released for...


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March 25, 2022
Out Now: Dave Grohl’s Dream Widow EP, the Heavy Metal Band from Foo Fighters’ ‘Studio 666’ (ft. Grohl on Vox/Guitar/Bass/Drums & Fireball Ministry’s Jim Rota)

Dream Widow was a band with big aspirations and an unseemly demise. As depicted in Studio 666, the horror/comedy film from Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters that was premiered...


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March 25, 2022
Out Now: Daryl Hall & John Oates Revisit 1997’s ‘Marigold Sky’ for 25th Anniversary with Digital, Vinyl Release

First released in 1997, Marigold Sky marked the first album released by Daryl Hall & John Oates as independent artists. The beloved rock/pop duo‘s 15th album together, Marigold Sky was led by the single “Promise Ain’t...


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March 25, 2022
ZZ Top Goes Back to its (Very) Early Days with “Brown Sugar,” First Song Shared from New ‘Raw’ Album Out 7/22

Texas blues/rock legends ZZ Top recently announced a new studio album, Raw, which the group said is dedicated “in righteous memory of Dusty Hill,” the bassist who passed away in...


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March 25, 2022
Happy 75th Birthday to Sir Elton John! Celebrate with ‘Diamonds’ in Dolby Atmos and His 30th Annual Oscars Viewing Party 3/27

Today, March 25, is a milestone for Sir Elton John: It’s his 75th birthday. The beloved singer/songwriter/cultural figure/legend/philanthropist is beloved the world over, and for good reason. His music stands...


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March 24, 2022
Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider Shares “Stand (For Ukraine)” Video, Launches World United Live Support Campaign

Dee Snider, vocalist of the band Twisted Sister in addition to his status as a reputable rock DJ/radio personality and all-around icon, has been very vocal in his support of...


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March 24, 2022
Taking Back Sunday: ‘Tell All Your Friends’ 20th Anniversary Edition 5/27, Ahead of Third Eye Blind Tour

Among the albums most exemplary of the “emo” scene of the early-to-mid 2000s was 2002’s Tell All Your Friends, the debut record from Taking Back Sunday. On May 27, that seminal...


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March 24, 2022
Robin Trower: ‘No More Worlds to Conquer’ Album Out 4/29; Stream “The Razor’s Edge” & LP’s Title Track

On April 29, legendary English guitarist Robin Trower, known for his lengthy solo career in addition to being a key member of Procol Harum over the years, will release a new...


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March 24, 2022
New Red Hot Chili Peppers: Hear John Frusciante’s Guitar Shimmer on “Not The One,” ‘Unlimited Love’ LP Out 4/1

As promised by the band this week on social media, the Red Hot Chili Peppers have unleashed a new song, “Not the One,” the third preview of the Rock &...


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March 24, 2022
’40 Years of Metallica’: Band, Coda Collection Debut Live Performance Videos/Documentaries to Honor Anniversary

The history of Metallica is loaded with highlights — many still being made, as the thrash-metal titans remain a global touring act — and starting this week, the band and...


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March 24, 2022
Kurt Vile Shares “Mount Airy Hill (Way Gone),” New LP ‘(watch my moves)’ Out 4/15 Ahead of Tour

Indie-rock guitarist/singer/songwriter Kurt Vile has been previewing a new record in recent weeks, the build-up to the April 15 release of (watch my moves), his ninth full-length album to date....


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March 23, 2022
Soccer Mommy Previews New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’ (Out 6/24) with “Shotgun”; On Tour Now

Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) dropped some news on Wednesday: Her third full-length album, Sometimes, Forever, will be released on June 24 via Loma Vista Recordings. It follows...


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March 23, 2022
beabadoobee Previews New Album ‘Beatopia’ (Out 7/15) with “Talk”; U.S. Headlining Tour Starts in April

beabadoobee, the buzzworthy singer/songwriter (real name: Bea Kristi) who unleashed her dynamic debut album, Fake It Flowers, in October of 2020 to acclaim and enthusiasm that has only grown bigger in the time...


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March 23, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Tease “Not the One,” New Song Debuting 3/25; ‘Unlimited Love’ LP 4/1

On April 1, the Red Hot Chili Peppers will release Unlimited Love, an anticipated new album that finds guitarist John Frusciante back in the mix for the first time since...


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March 23, 2022
Deryck Whibley of Sum 41: Band Working on Double LP ‘Heaven and Hell’ – 1/2 Pop-Punk, 1/2 Metal

As soon as the world was introduced to Sum 41, the Canadian pop/punk band made one thing clear: its roots were in heavy metal. “Fat Lip,” the band’s breakout 2001...


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March 23, 2022
Harry Styles Announces New Album, ‘Harry’s House,’ Coming 5/20 — Here’s Why You Should Be Excited

What’s sure to be one of the biggest albums of the year is set for a May 20 release: Harry’s House, a new studio album from Harry Styles. It will...


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March 23, 2022
New Bauhaus: Listen to “Drink the New Wine,” Band’s First New Music in 14 Years

“Drink the New Wine” is the title of a new song from Bauhaus, the esteemed English post-punk band’s first bit of new material in 14 years. Debuted on Wednesday, the...


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March 23, 2022
Aerosmith Returning to Las Vegas for ‘Deuces Are Wild’ Residency at Dolby Live: 24 Shows from June 17 – Dec. 11

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Aerosmith will be getting “back in the saddle,” so to speak, in Las Vegas — returning to Sin City for a new residency at...


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March 22, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat with Elliot Lurie of Looking Glass About 1972’s “Brandy (You’re A Fine Girl)”

In our newest One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, guitarist/songwriter/co-vocalist Elliot Lurie of the band Looking Glass discusses his band’s career and whether he and his band mates consider themselves...


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March 22, 2022
PUP Experiences the Highs, Lows, & Scandals of Fame and Rocks the Moon in New Video for “Totally Fine”

When is a band more than a band? In the new music video for “Totally Fine,” Canadian punk/indie band PUP experiences it all. Specifically, the band takes a journey involving fame, fortune, headlines,...


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March 22, 2022
Lorde Returns to the Beach with Her Younger Selves in “Secrets from a Girl (Who’s Seen It All)”; Tour Starts 4/8

There are three different versions of Lorde featured in the singer/songwriter‘s new video for “Secrets from a Girl (Who’s Seen It All),” a single from her airy 2021 album, Solar...


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March 22, 2022
Bright Eyes Reworks Elliott Smith’s “St. Ides Heaven” from New ‘Companion’ LP; Tour Starts 3/23

Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes have a whirlwind of a few months ahead of them. The revered indie/rock band is about to hit the road for a tour starting tomorrow,...


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March 22, 2022
Lollapalooza 2022: Metallica, Dua Lipa, Green Day, Doja Cat, Machine Gun Kelly Among Headliners for July Festival

This summer’s Lollapalooza music festival, set for July 28-31 at Grant Park, Illinois, packs a punch. The official lineup of acts for this year’s mega-fest was revealed on Tuesday, and...


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March 22, 2022
Greta Van Fleet Postpones ‘Dreams In Gold’ Tour Dates as Guitarist Jake Kiszka Recovers from Pneumonia

A few days ago, it was revealed that Greta Van Fleet guitarist Jake Kiszka had been hospitalized due to pneumonia, and on Monday evening the dynamic young rock and roll...


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March 22, 2022
Graham Nash Previews New Live Album Out May 6 with “Military Madness”; 2022 Tour On Now

On May 6, legendary singer/songwriter/two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Graham Nash will release Graham Nash: Live, a collection of recordings capturing performances from a Northeastern tour in September...


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March 21, 2022
Machine Gun Kelly Announces ‘Mainstream Sellout’ Arena Tour ft. Avril Lavigne, Travis Barker, Willow, More (LP 3/25)

The past few years have seen an exponential rise in profile for Machine Gun Kelly, and this summer the rapper/singer/actor will embark on arguably his biggest headlining tour yet. Dubbed...


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March 21, 2022
New Joan Jett & the Blackhearts: Stream “(I’m Gonna) Run Away”; Acoustic Album ‘Changeup’ Out 3/25

You know Joan Jett & the Blackhearts for their loud, proud and iconic rock & roll anthems — but on March 25, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ensemble...


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March 21, 2022
Nazareth Shares “Runaway,” from New Album ‘Surviving the Law’ Coming 4/15

Scottish hard-rock band Nazareth has a new record in the works for next month, and on Monday the latest preview of Surviving the Law landed. Titled “Runaway,” it’s the second song shared...


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March 21, 2022
George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic: ‘One Nation Under a Groove’ Tour Coming This Summer

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic want to entertain the masses this summer — and the legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame funk ensemble will do just that on the...


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March 21, 2022
Rob Zombie + Mudvayne to Launch ‘Freaks on Parade’ Summer Tour with Powerman 5000, Static-X

Last year saw the reunion of Mudvayne, the inventive and aesthetically unique heavy metal/progressive metal band that sold six million records worldwide between its 1996 formation and hiatus in 2010, for...


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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...


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March 21, 2022
Willie Nelson Announces Outlaw Music Festival Tour 2022 with ZZ Top, Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit & More

The Outlaw Music Festival Tour will return this summer, spearheaded as always by curator/headliner Willie Nelson. Announced on Monday, the touring festival will feature an impressive lineup of participating acts...


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March 18, 2022
PHOTOS: Judas Priest Rock the Shrine in Los Angeles on ’50 Heavy Metal Years’ Tour

English heavy metal icons Judas Priest are out on the road right now on the rescheduled version of their 50 Heavy Metal Years tour, a celebration of five decades of...


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March 18, 2022
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum Q&A: Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen Preview First U.S. Tour (Launching 3/20)

After meeting on the set of a Broadway production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under acting fame, as well as starring...


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March 18, 2022
Out Now: Colin Hay Lets the Positivity Shine on New LP ‘Now and the Evermore’; U.S. Tour on Now

Today, March 18, singer/songwriter/Men at Work band leader Colin Hay has returned with Now and the Evermore, an earnest new solo album he’d previewed in recent weeks with a few...


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March 18, 2022
Timothy B. Schmit of Eagles Previews ‘Day By Day’ LP (Out May 6) with “Simple Man,” ft. Lindsey Buckingham

On May 6, bassist/songwriter Timothy B. Schmit of Eagles fame will add to his solo career with Day By Day, a new studio album officially announced on Friday. Schmit’s seventh...


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March 17, 2022
Recap: John Mayer Wraps Three Nights of the ‘Sob Rock Tour’ in Los Angeles with Heart, Soul and … Jokes

John Mayer is not the same as you remember him. The singer/songwriter/guitarist may still have the same enviable hairstyle and gentle croon that helped put him on the map in...


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March 17, 2022
Arcade Fire Returns with “The Lightning I, II” — New Album ‘WE’ Out May 6

On May 6, heralded Canadian indie band Arcade Fire will return with WE, a new studio record that marks the group’s sixth album and first since 2017’s Everything Now. Announced...


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March 17, 2022
Colin Hay Shares “A Man Without a Name”; New LP ‘Now and the Evermore’ Out Friday 3/18

This Friday, March 18, Colin Hay will add to his solo catalog with a new record titled Now and the Evermore. The third and final track shared ahead of the...


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March 17, 2022
Mandy Moore Shares “In Real Life” Video, ft. Celebrity Pals and ‘This Is Us’ Co-Stars; Album Out 5/13

On May 13, Mandy Moore will release In Real Life, a new album announced recently alongside the premiere of its title track. Moore has now added a music video for...


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March 17, 2022
The Smile (Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood & Tom Skinner) Debut “Skrting on the Surface”

When The Smile, a new musical project featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood and Sons of Kemet drummer Tom Skinner, introduced themselves in early February with a trio of...


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March 17, 2022
Roger Waters Adds Dates to North American ‘This Is Not A Drill’ Tour, Starting in July

This summer, Pink Floyd icon Roger Waters will get back out on the road in North America on his This Is Not A Drill tour, a new edition of the...


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March 17, 2022
Def Leppard: New Album ‘Diamond Star Halos’ Out 5/27 Before Stadium Tour; Stream “Kick”

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Def Leppard are gearing up for this summer’s anticipated (and delayed) Stadium Tour alongside Motley Crue, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and Poison —...


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March 17, 2022
Aimee Mann Says Steely Dan Dropped Her from Summer Tour: “It Seems They Thought Their Audience Wouldn’t Like a Female Singer/Songwriter?”

This summer, Donald Fagen and Steely Dan were apparently set to go on tour with Aimee Mann as a special guest, but the singer/songwriter shared on Instagram that she was...


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March 16, 2022
Recap: 311 Lets Loose with Fans at 311 Day 2022 in Las Vegas, a Weekend of Mutual Enthusiasm (and 88 Songs!)

“So let everybody gather, the more the better.” The line, delivered by singer Nick Hexum on 311‘s 1995 self-titled Blue album on the song “Hive,” sums up the aesthetic of...


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March 16, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat with George Bunnell of The Strawberry Alarm Clock About “Incense and Peppermints”

In our newest One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, bassist George Bunnell of The Strawberry Alarm Clock discusses his band’s career and whether he and his band mates consider themselves...


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March 16, 2022
Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains) Shares Animated “Siren Song” Video; North American Tour Starts 3/24

Alice in Chains guitarist/vocalist Jerry Cantrell will embark on a solo tour of North America soon. The outing begins on March 24 and comes in support of his new solo...


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March 16, 2022
MUNA Shares “Anything But Me,” Details Tour; New Album 6/24 on Phoebe Bridgers’s Saddest Factory Records

Los Angeles-based indie/pop band MUNA is ready for the spotlight — and on June 24, the band will release a new self-titled album on Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of...


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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...


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March 16, 2022
Catch the ‘Limp Bizkit Still Sucks’ Tour, Hitting An U.S. Arena Near You This Spring

On Halloween, Limp Bizkit returned with a new studio album, the cheekily titled Still Sucks. It was everything folks could have expected from Fred Durst and the gang — aggressive,...


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March 16, 2022
Orange County Ska-Punk/Prog Band RX Bandits Are Touring for the First Time Since 2016 — Be There

The world hasn’t heard much from RX Bandits in recent years, but the Southern California-based ska/punk/prog/reggae band will break that silence with a short tour beginning in late May. It...


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March 15, 2022
Watch Coldplay’s Dystopian, Robot-Heavy New Video for “People of the Pride” (World Tour Starts This Month)

The future depicted in the music video for “People of the Pride,” a new song from Coldplay, is cold, dystopian and littered with robots. Featured on the band’s latest album,...


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March 15, 2022
Incubus: Summer Tour ft. Sublime With Rome & The Aquadolls Announced; Brandon Boyd Solo LP Out Now

Multi-platinum alt/rockers Incubus will light up the summer sky starting in July on a weeks-long run with special guests Sublime with Rome and The Aquadolls, it was announced this week....


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March 15, 2022
Jack White Announces Openers for ‘Supply Chain Issues’ Tour, ft. Afghan Whigs, The Kills, Larkin Poe and More

Rather than link up with one support act for his upcoming Supply Chain Issues tour, Jack White opted instead for a menagerie of intriguing acts from all corners of the...


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March 15, 2022
Out Now: Ghost Returns with ‘Impera’: A Captivating, Victorian-Era Glam/Metal Musical Adventure

There simply isn’t a band out there doing what Ghost is doing. The Swedish hard-rock/metal/glam/pop group returned with a new album, Impera, on March 11, and the abundant slashes in...


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March 15, 2022
The Rolling Stones Announce ‘Sixty’ European Tour for Summer 2022, Debut Trippy New Logo

Can you imagine being in a band for 60 years? The Rolling Stones definitely can, and this summer, the English rock legends will celebrate the milestone with a European tour....


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March 15, 2022
Preview ‘Sheryl,’ a New Sheryl Crow Documentary from Amy Scott Set to Premiere on Showtime 5/6

Sheryl is the title of a new documentary from director Amy Scott chronicling the life, career and influence of singer/songwriter Sheryl Crow. The doc had its official premiere last Friday,...


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March 15, 2022
King Crimson’s Robert Fripp to Release ‘Washington State Park,’ Featuring Recordings from 1981 (Pre-Order)

On April 29, King Crimson leader Robert Fripp will release a special set of recordings dating back to 1981. Washington State Park is, per a news release, the Frippertronics album...


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March 14, 2022
Daryl Hall Expands 2022 Solo Tour with Todd Rundgren; Releasing ‘BeforeAfter’ 4/1

This spring, Daryl Hall will hit the road for his first solo tour in a decade — and on Monday, Hall announced additional dates for the tour, which will feature...


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March 14, 2022
‘The Police: Around the World’ Restored & Expanded Edition Coming 5/20 (Pre-Order)

Around the World, capturing moments from the first-ever world tour from The Police in 1979 and 1980, has been something of a favorite among Police fans for decades — and...


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March 14, 2022
Pearl Jam Announces Rescheduled 2022 North American Tour Dates Supporting 2020’s ‘Gigaton’

At long last, Pearl Jam has officially announced new North American tour dates — a rescheduled edition of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band‘s scrapped 2020 tour in...


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March 14, 2022
March 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our March 2022 features — with two special ‘covers’ this time, one starring Bryan Adams and the other featuring Tears for Fears. Bryan Adams...


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March 14, 2022
Bryan Adams is ‘So Happy It Hurts’ on New Album — The Interview

In his classic hit, “Summer of ‘69,” Bryan Adams sings of getting his first six string from the local five and dime store. Talk about an investment that has paid...


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March 14, 2022
Jackson Browne Announces ‘An Evening With …’ Full-Band Tour for Summer 2022

This summer, Jackson Browne and his band will hit the road for a special “An Evening With … ” tour, as announced by the iconic singer/songwriter on Monday. Supporting his...


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March 14, 2022
Dolly Parton Declines Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Nomination: “I Don’t Feel That I Have Earned That Right”

Dolly Parton has withdrawn her eligibility for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s class of 2022, the legendary country singer/songwriter/pop culture icon announced on Monday. After initially being part...


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March 13, 2022
Rest in Peace, Academy Award-Winning Actor William Hurt: 1950-2022

On Sunday, word broke that acclaimed actor William Hurt has passed away at the age of 71, with Variety adding that Hurt died of natural causes. Among the many accolades...


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March 11, 2022
Out Now: Bryan Adams Embraces the Joy of Life with Free-Spirited New Album ‘So Happy it Hurts’ (Listen)

“So Happy It Hurts is really about the sentiment of spontaneity and freedom,” says singer/songwriter Bryan Adams about his new album, which is available now. Adams said that to Rock...


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March 10, 2022
Rammstein Returns with the Epic “Zeit”; New Album (ft. Artwork Photographed by Bryan Adams) Out 4/29

German industrial/hard rock titans Rammstein have returned: Below, watch the band’s thunderous and exceptionally dramatic new music video for “Zeit,” the title track from a new studio album set for...


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March 10, 2022
Florence + the Machine: Preview New Album ‘Dance Fever,’ Out 5/13 (Pre-Order)

After a few surprise song premieres in recent weeks, Florence + the Machine officially unveiled plans for a new album, Dance Fever, which will be released on May 13. The...


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March 10, 2022
The Black Keys Share “Wild Child,” New Album ‘Dropout Boogie’ Out 5/13; Announce 2022 Tour

Get ready for a lot more of The Black Keys later this year — as on May 13, the acclaimed Grammy-winning blues/rock duo featuring guitarist/vocalist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick...


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March 9, 2022
My Chemical Romance Dates to North American Tour; Midtown to Support in a Few Markets

If it feels like ages since My Chemical Romance originally announced its comeback … that’s because it has taken quite a while. After initially appearing in Los Angeles to play...


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March 9, 2022
America’s Gerry Beckley Readying Solo Album ‘Aurora,’ Due in June; Stream “Friends Are Hard to Find”

On June 17, Gerry Beckley of the band America will release a new solo album titled Aurora. Announced this week, Aurora will be Beckley’s fourth album with Blue Élan Records,...


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March 9, 2022
Watch 7-Year-Old Drummer Caleb Hayes Smash Along with Slipknot on ‘Ellen’ & Receive a Jay Weinberg Snare Drum

You probably never thought you’d hear the pummeling heavy metal of Slipknot on The Ellen Show — but on the off chance you had, actually, dreamt of such an odd...


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March 9, 2022
Wayne Kramer Revives MC5: ‘Heavy Lifting’ Tour in May, New Album ‘We Are All MC5’ in October

Basking in the glow of a long overdue Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nomination, Wayne Kramer has resurrected MC5 and will head out on a special tour in May...


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March 8, 2022
Tears for Fears’ New LP ‘The Tipping Point’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard Album Sales Chart

Celebrated English synth-pop duo Tears for Fears returned on Feb. 25 with The Tipping Point, their first record together since 2004. A thoughtful and poignant collection of songs drawing inspiration...


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March 8, 2022
Thrice & Bayside Announce Co-Headlining 2022 Tour with Special Guest Anxious

Genre-defying Orange County band Thrice will team up with veteran Queens, New York-based alt/punk rockers Bayside for a co-headlining tour in June, it was announced on Tuesday. Providing support for...


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March 8, 2022
Mandy Moore: ‘In Real Life’ LP Out 5/13 ft. Husband Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes; Shares Title Track and Tour Dates

In 2020, Mandy Moore released Silver Landings, a refreshing, honest and reflective new album from the singer/songwriter/actor (of This Is Us fame) that had an aesthetic that seemed inspired by...


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March 8, 2022
Lynyrd Skynyrd Sets 2022 Spring Tour Dates ft. Don Felder, Marshall Tucker Band, The Outlaws and More

A spate of medical issues gave Lynyrd Skynyrd a tough time with 2021’s Big Wheels Keep On Turnin’ tour — but the outing has now been rescheduled, with 14 shows...


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March 8, 2022
Ringo Starr Gets His Own Mural on the Wall of a Former Pub Near His Hometown in Liverpool

The Empress was a pub in Liverpool, England that was adjacent to the childhood home of Ringo Starr — and, thanks to local artist John Culshaw, a rather incredible mural...


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March 7, 2022
“Perseverance and Patience”: Judas Priest Bassist Ian Hill on ’50 Heavy Metal Years,’ Anniversary Tour and Longevity

Celebrating 50 years of service on the hard rock battlefield, Judas Priest is routinely championed as one of the most important and influential heavy rock bands in music history. Their...


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March 7, 2022
Alice in Chains & Breaking Benjamin Announce Co-Headlining Tour with Special Guests Bush

Sure to be one of the summer’s most popular rock tours, Alice in Chains & Breaking Benjamin will link up for a co-headlining tour of mostly outdoor venues with special...


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March 7, 2022
ZZ Top: New Album ‘Raw’ Coming 7/22, Dedicated “In Righteous Memory of Dusty Hill”; Tour Dates

When ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill passed away in late July at the age of 72, the future of the Texas blues/rock icons was very much in question. However, Hill’s...


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March 7, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Announces 2022 ‘Reunion Tour’ Dates, Including Coachella, Glastonbury and Beyond

Phoebe Bridgers enjoyed a monumentally busy 2021, one that earned the singer/songwriter four Grammy nominations on the strength of her standout second full-length record, Punisher, as well as a cathartic...


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March 7, 2022
Lady Gaga Announces 2022 ‘Chromatica Ball’ Summer Stadium Tour

After the COVID-19 pandemic forced the postponement of her planned Chromatica Ball tour in support of her 2020 album Chromatica Ball, Lady Gaga has now announced the new dates for...


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March 7, 2022
Florence + the Machine Debuts “Heaven is Here” Music Video Off Upcoming Album “Dance Fever”

A few week ago, Florence + the Machine returned with “King,” a strong creative statement with a stirring music video directed by Autumn de Wilde. I’LL TURN YOUR SEA TO...


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March 4, 2022
Kurt Vile Previews New Album ‘(watch my moves)’ with “Hey Like a Child”; Tour Starts in April

Fuzzed-out guitar-based indie/rocker Kurt Vile will add to his catalog of music on April 15 with a new record titled (watch my moves), and on Friday he debuted “Hey Like a Child,”...


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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...


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March 4, 2022
Take a Ride Through Las Vegas in Wallows’ New Video for “At The End of the Day”; New Album 3/25

Wallows, the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (one of the stars of the latest Scream film and Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why), Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such as Men of...


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March 4, 2022
The Regrettes to Release ‘Further Joy’ LP 4/8, Share “That’s What Makes Me Love You”

Four-piece pop/punk band The Regrettes will release Further Joy, a new studio album, on April 8. The group officially detailed its third record on Friday, accompanied by album artwork, tour...


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March 4, 2022
Out Now: ‘External Combustion,’ a New Album from Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs (Listen)

External Combustion is a new record from Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs, the second full-length from the ensemble fronted by the heralded Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers guitarist/songwriter. The...


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March 4, 2022
Out Now: ‘Run, Rose, Run,’ a New LP from Dolly Parton — Paired with a Book She Co-Authored with James Patterson

Today, March 4, the inimitable Dolly Parton adds to her ever-growing legacy of music with Run, Rose, Run, a new record that marks her 48th studio album to date. It’s...


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March 4, 2022
Ukrainian Metal Band Jinjer Cancels US Tour Due to War; Starts Donation Campaign with Benefit T-Shirts

Ukrainian progressive/metal band Jinjer has launched a campaign to help raise funds to provide aid and support for their home country, offering up two limited-edition t-shirts with 100% of proceeds...


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March 3, 2022
New Red Hot Chili Peppers: Stream “Poster Child,” a Funky Jam with Anthony Kiedis Name-Dropping Ronald Reagan and Taco Bell

A calling card of the Red Hot Chili Peppers over the years has been the (sometimes unintelligible) rap/spoken word vocals from Anthony Kiedis — and that’s very much on the...


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March 3, 2022
Nazareth: New Album ‘Surviving the Law’ Out 4/15; Watch a Video for “Strange Days”

Scottish hard-rock powerhouse Nazareth recently roared back with a new song, “Strange Days,” a preview of the band’s upcoming album, Surviving the Law. The group’s 25th studio album to date,...


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March 3, 2022
Watch Turnstile Turn the ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Set Into a Mosh Pit with Performances from ‘Glow On’ LP

Baltimore-based punk/”thrash-funk” band Turnstile is in the midst of an exponential rise based around the 2021 release of Glow On, the group’s breakthrough, genre-defying and thrilling third full-length album. Out on...


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March 3, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat with Walter Egan of “Magnet and Steel” Fame

In our inaugural One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, Walter Egan discusses his career and whether he considers himself a “one-hit wonder” on the strength of his classic 1978 hit,...


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March 3, 2022
Listen to a New Remix of Madonna’s “Frozen,” Revisiting the Version That Went Viral on TikTok in 2021

Originally released as the lead single on her 1998 album Ray of Light, “Frozen” was a bit ahead of its time for Madonna. The electronic-tinged progression helped the haunting song...


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March 3, 2022
Shinedown Takes Aim at ‘Cancel Culture’ in Cinematic New “Planet Zero” Video; New Album & Tour in April

Shinedown has become one of the biggest hard-rock bands in recent history, and the group scored another major chart victory with “Planet Zero.” The song, the title track from Shinedown’s...


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March 3, 2022
The Weeknd Announces First-Ever Global Stadium Tour; ‘After Hours Til Dawn’ ft. Doja Cat

The Weeknd is a huge deal, and starting in early July the musician/creator born Abel Tesfaye will head out on his first stadium tour in support of his fifth full-length album, January’s...


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March 3, 2022
Jack White Shares “Hi-De-Ho” & “Queen of the Bees”; Two New Albums & Tour Coming Soon

Chameleonic guitarist/songwriter Jack White has been steadily previewing a pair of new albums in recent weeks, and the latest songs arrived on Thursday. “Hi-De-Ho” is a collaboration with rapper Q-Tip,...


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March 3, 2022
Evan Rachel Wood is Madonna in the New “Weird Al” Yankovic Biopic and More Revelations from Al Himself

When word broke in January that Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, an official biopic of the music/parody legend starring Harry Potter‘s Daniel Radcliffe, it was met with near-universal excitement from...


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March 2, 2022
Lawsuit Alleges Dua Lipa Lifted Elements of Her Smash-Hit “Levitating” from Reggae Band Artikal Sound System

Dua Lipa scored one of the biggest breakthroughs in pop music with 2020’s Future Nostalgia, the singer/songwriter‘s second full-length album. A huge part of the record’s runaway success was the...


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March 2, 2022
The Linda Lindas Battle Demented Dolls in New Video for “Talking To Myself”; New LP in April

Young Los Angeles rockers The Linda Lindas are riding a wave of momentum put in place by the runaway viral smash of their performance of “Racist, Sexist Boy” in an L.A. library...


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March 2, 2022
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Starting First U.S. Tour in Mid-March

Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie), has (finally) announced a proper...


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March 2, 2022
Ghost Previews ‘Impera’ with Wild New Track, “Twenties”; New Album Due 3/11

Two-time Grammy-nominated Swedish hard rock/metal band Ghost will release a new studio album titled Impera on March 11. On Wednesday, the mysterious and compelling group shared a song called “Twenties” as a preview:...


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March 2, 2022
Pixies Debut “Human Crime” Song/Video; Launching 2022-2023 World Tour in Mid-March

Iconic indie rockers Pixies have returned with “Human Crime,” their first bit of new music since the fall of 2020. The song was debuted on streaming platforms on Wednesday, complete...


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March 2, 2022
Watch Liam Gallagher’s New Music Video for “Everything’s Electric”; New Album Out 5/27

Liam Gallagher is a man of the people — and his new video for “Everything’s Electric” makes that crystal clear. Featuring new live footage of the longtime Oasis vocalist and...


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March 2, 2022
Randy Newman Recovering from Neck Surgery, Postpones Tour (“They Operated On Me Successfully, I Think”)

In a statement posted to his official website, iconic singer/songwriter Randy Newman revealed that he recently suffered a broken neck(!) and is currently recovering from surgery. As a result of...


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March 2, 2022
Mitski Previews Sold-Out Tour with “Stay Soft” on ‘Kimmel,’ New Album ‘Laurel Hell’ Out Now

Mitski is a treasured artist in the indie/rock community — so much so that her entire current North American tour is completely sold out. Her live shows are transcendent, enveloping...


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March 2, 2022
Blondie Announce August U.S. Tour with Special Guest The Damned; Playing Cruel World Festival in May

This summer, Debbie Harry, Chris Stein and Blondie will head out on the road for a run of U.S. tour dates, the legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band...


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March 1, 2022
Gilbert O’Sullivan Q&A: On His First U.S. Tour in Nearly 50 Years(!), a ‘Good Song’ vs. a ‘Hit’ and Beyond

Boasting classic hits such as “Alone Again (Naturally),” “Get Down,” “Out Of The Question” and “Clair,” anybody with an ear tuned to the wondrous songs blasting out on AM radio...


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March 1, 2022
HAIM Debuts “Lost Track” with Paul Thomas Anderson-Directed Video; North American Tour Starts in April

The sisters of HAIM have returned with “Lost Track,” a new song/video that serves as the first bit of new music from the Los Angeles group since the theatrical debut...


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March 1, 2022
The Offspring Announces ‘Let The Bad Times Roll’ Spring U.S. Tour ft. Radkey and Blame My Youth

Last April, Orange County punk vets The Offspring released Let The Bad Times Roll, the band’s tenth studio record to date. Since its release, the band had yet to head...


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March 1, 2022
PUP Front Man Stefan Babcock Confronts Guilt Over Neglecting His Once-Favorite Guitar in “Matilda” Video

Canadian punk/indie band PUP has been busy previewing a new album titled The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND, due on April 1. The latest song shared from the record arrived on Tuesday in the form...


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March 1, 2022
Sharon Van Etten Shares New Video for “Used To It”; Tour with Julien Baker + Angel Olsen This Summer

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten has now premiered two new songs so far this year, perhaps indicative of an impending new album release — which would be her first since...


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March 1, 2022
Papa Roach Shares “Cut The Line,” ‘Ego Trip’ LP Coming 4/8; Tour ft. Hollywood Undead/Bad Wolves On Now

The past few months have seen a flurry of activity from Papa Roach, and it was all building to today — when the long-running hard-rock/nu-metal band announced its 11th studio...


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March 1, 2022
Halestorm: New Video for “The Steeple” Out Now, Album Coming May; U.S. Tour Announced

Lzzy Hale and hard-rock heroes Halestorm continue to be one of the hardest-working bands around, and on May 6, the group will return with a new studio record. Back From The Dead was...


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March 1, 2022
Greta Van Fleet Extends 2022 ‘Dreams in Gold’ Spring Tour with Fall Run of North America

In April 2021, dynamic young rock and roll band Greta Van Fleet reaffirmed its status as one of the foremost entities in music today with The Battle At Garden’s Gate, a new...


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March 1, 2022
Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs Debut “State of Mind,” ft. Margo Price (‘External Combustion’ LP Out 3/4)

Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs are gearing up to release External Combustion, a brand new studio album, this Friday, March 4. On Tuesday, the Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers...


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March 1, 2022
Tool Debuts Reimagined, Extended Version of 1992 Single “Opiate,” ‘Fear Inoculum’ Vinyl Out Now

UPDATE: Out now: The Grammy-winning “Fear Inoculum” 5-LP box set from Tool Currently on Billboard’s best-selling vinyl Limited-edition, available now at our Rock Cellar store: HERE Today, March 1, prog/metal...


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February 28, 2022
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss Debut Video for “Searching For My Love,” New Album ‘Raise the Roof’ Out Now

Back in November, Robert Plant and Alison Krauss released Raise the Roof, the second collaborative album from the Led Zeppelin vocalist and bluegrass/country singer/songwriter and the awaited follow-up to 2007’s Grammy-winning Raising...


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February 28, 2022
Daryl Hall Shares Unreleased Video of “Here Comes The Rain Again” ft. Dave Stewart; ‘BeforeAfter’ Out 4/1

On April 1, Daryl Hall will release BeforeAfter, a special retrospective collecting 30 recordings spanning each of his five solo records outside his work with John Oates, as well as...


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February 28, 2022
The Regrettes Debut Video for “You’re So F*cking Pretty,” On Tour Now (Including Coachella & Bonnaroo)

“You’re So F*cking Pretty” reflects a shift in style and focus for The Regrettes, a four-piece pop/punk band that amassed some buzz in 2019 with How Do You Love? and...


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February 28, 2022
Recap: Eddie Vedder and the Earthlings (Plus Benmont Tench/Stewart Copeland) Trace Rock & Roll History in LA

It was easy to feel overwhelmed by the level of talent assembled on stage at Friday night’s Eddie Vedder and the Earthlings concert at the YouTube Theater in Los Angeles....


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February 28, 2022
Rise Against Maps Out Summer Tour with Special Guests The Used and Senses Fail

The spirit of the Vans Warped Tour will be brought back to life this summer with a headlining tour from punk/alt veterans Rise Against, with special guests The Used and...


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February 28, 2022
311 Announces Additional Spring 2022 Tour Dates Geared Around 311 Day Events in Las Vegas

Reggae/rock vets 311 have a busy few months ahead of them, and on Monday the long-running band detailed an additional slate of tour dates for the spring. The outing is centered around...


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February 28, 2022
Out Now: Slipknot’s Corey Taylor Covers KISS, Metallica, Dead Boys, Eddie Money & More on ‘CMFB…Sides’

This past Friday, Feb. 25, Corey Taylor, vocalist of Slipknot and Stone Sour, released CMFB…Sides, a collection of b-side recordings, outtakes, acoustic songs and covers from the CMFT sessions, a...


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February 25, 2022
Out Now: Gang of Youths’ ‘angel in realtime.,’ an Astounding, Emotional Study of the Human Condition

It’s made apparent from the very beginning of Angel in Realtime, the new album from Australian indie/rock band Gang of Youths released today, Feb. 25, on the crushing opener “you...


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February 25, 2022
Hop in the Time Machine with Avril Lavigne’s Punky New Album ‘Love Sux,’ ft. Travis Barker, MGK, Mark Hoppus, blackbear & More (Out Now)

There’s an undeniably infectious quality about much of Love Sux, the new studio album from Avril Lavigne released today, Feb. 25. Yes, that Avril Lavigne, she of “Complicated” and “Sk8er...


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February 25, 2022
Out Now: ‘All The Truth That I Can Tell,’ a New LP from Dashboard Confessional (Tour w/ Jimmy Eat World 2/27)

Today, Feb. 25, Dashboard Confessional returned with its ninth studio album to date, All The Truth That I Can Tell. The band, fronted as always by singer/songwriter Chris Carrabba, has...


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February 25, 2022
Happy 79th Birthday, George Harrison — Beatles’ SiriusXM Channel Rolls Out Birthday Weekend Programming

Today, February 25, would have been George Harrison‘s 79th birthday — and while it’s been more than two decades since the Beatles legend passed away in 2001, his spirit and music lives on...


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February 25, 2022
John Mayer Reschedules Some ‘Sob Rock’ Tour Dates Due to Positive COVID-19 Tests Among Him and His Band

After introducing his Sob Rock touring band at a SiriusXM/Pandora event in Hollywood earlier in the month, John Mayer began the anticipated tour with a few acclaimed shows — but...


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February 25, 2022
Recap: Underoath Brings ‘Voyeurist’ Tour to Los Angeles with Spiritbox, Bad Omens and Stray from the Path

At one point during the headlining set from Underoath on Thursday night at the Wiltern in Los Angeles, vocalist Spencer Chamberlain remarked that this past week of live gigs were...


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February 25, 2022
Are You a ‘Rock Believer’? Hard Rock Vets Scorpions Roar Back with New Album (Listen)

Decades into their heralded career, German hard-rock kings Scorpions have a knack for the loudest, proudest and most fist-pumping anthems around. Rock Believer, the band’s brand new studio album out...


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February 25, 2022
Catch ‘Studio 666,’ the Foo Fighters’ New Horror/Comedy Heavy on the Gore (and Laughs) — In Theaters Now

You may think to yourself, “wait, what? Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters are starring in a horror film?” when confronted with the existence of Studio 666. But yes, it’s...


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February 25, 2022
Out Now: Tears for Fears Return with Poignant ‘The Tipping Point,’ Duo’s First Album Since 2004 (Listen)

“Being self-referential is not a bad thing.” That’s a statement made by Tears for Fears‘ Curt Smith in Rock Cellar’s new feature interview regarding The Tipping Point, a brand new...


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February 24, 2022
Coming March 22: Felix Cavaliere’s ‘Memoir of a Rascal’; Tour Dates and New Album on the Way

On March 22, singer/songwriter/Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Felix Cavaliere of the Rascals will release his official autobiography, Memoir of a Rascal. Officially detailed this week, the book looks...


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February 24, 2022
Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains) and Band Heading Out on Tour in March Supporting New Solo LP ‘Brighten’

In late October, Alice in Chains guitarist/songwriter Jerry Cantrell released Brighten, his first new solo album since 2002’s Degradation Trip. The record finds Cantrell accompanied in the studio by a...


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February 24, 2022
Heart’s Ann Wilson Announces Additional 2022 Tour Dates with The Amazing Dawgs; ‘Fierce Bliss’ LP 4/29

On April 29, Ann Wilson of Heart will release a new solo record titled Fierce Bliss. Announced recently, the album features compelling artwork from Roger Dean (known for his various...


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February 24, 2022
Tears for Fears: Longevity, Tragedy and the Natural Evolution of New LP ‘The Tipping Point’ (The Interview)

During the mid-1980s, Tears For Fears were ubiquitous on MTV and American radio with “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” and “Shout.” The synth-pop duo from Bath, England dominated the...


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February 24, 2022
Mary Wilson’s Legacy with The Supremes, the Primettes and More to Be Honored 3/4 with ‘Motown Anthology’

This coming March 6 would have been the 78th birthday of legendary singer and co-founder of The Supremes, Mary Wilson. Wilson passed away suddenly in early February 2021, but in...


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February 24, 2022
The Black Crowes Extend ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ Tour with Summer 2022 North American Dates

In late 2019, The Black Crowes announced pretty significant plans: Brothers Chris and Rich Robinson announced that the seminal blues/rock band would be touring throughout Summer 2020, playing all of the band’s 1990 debut Shake...


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February 24, 2022
Coheed and Cambria Shares “The Liars Club,” New LP Out 5/27; Summer Tour with Dance Gavin Dance/Mothica

Visionary prog-rock/experimental band Coheed and Cambria has a jam-packed few months coming up, including a new album and a big headlining tour. Earlier this week, the group debuted a new song titled...


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February 24, 2022
Nancy Wilson Details Plans to Tour as ‘Nancy Wilson’s Heart,’ without Sister Ann Wilson

Earlier this month, Heart guitarist Nancy Wilson posted a message to social media about her touring plans as Nancy Wilson’s Heart, presenting a lineup of backing musicians that doesn’t include...


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February 24, 2022
Watch “Always Be You,” David Byrne’s Lively New Collaboration with Australian Singer Montaigne

Montaigne, an Australian-based singer/songwriter, has long considered David Byrne among her personal favorites, both from his legacy with the Talking Heads to his trailblazing solo career — so when she...


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February 23, 2022
Aftershock Festival 2022: Slipknot/KISS/My Chemical Romance/Foo Fighters Top Loaded Lineup

The Aftershock Festival has maintained a reputation as one of the premier hard-rock concert festivals around, and the 2022 fest is primed to be one of the biggest yet. As...


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February 23, 2022
Dropkick Murphys to Play Free St. Patrick’s Day Live Stream Concert from House of Blues Boston

St. Patrick’s Day is just a few short weeks away, so you know what that means: It’s time for another holiday-themed concert event from Massachusetts Celtic punk icons, Dropkick Murphys....


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February 23, 2022
Billy Howerdel (A Perfect Circle, Ashes Divide) Readying Solo Debut, Single “Poison Flowers” Coming 3/4

Tonight, Feb. 23, Billy Howerdel, a musician/multi-instrumentalist known for his work alongside Maynard James Keenan and his band mates in A Perfect Circle, will make his solo debut at an...


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February 23, 2022
New Florence + the Machine: Watch the Stylish Video for “King,” Directed by Autumn de Wilde (2020’s ‘Emma’)

Florence + the Machine returned on Wednesday with “King,” an unexpected new song paired with a music video from famed director/photographer Autumn de Wilde (who received acclaim in 2020 for...


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February 23, 2022
Watch an Emotional Eddie Vedder Pay Tribute to Mark Lanegan at Seattle’s Benaroya Hall

On Tuesday, the sad news came through that Mark Lanegan died at the age of 57. The influential and revered musician was an icon in the rock scene for his...


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February 22, 2022
Styx & REO Speedwagon Add 10 Dates to Summer Co-Headline Tour with Special Guest Loverboy

This upcoming summer’s co-headlining tour featuring Styx and REO Speedwagon had a warm-weather schedule mapped out across the country — but due to “overwhelming fan requests,” ten new shows have...


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February 22, 2022
Firefly Music Festival 2022: Halsey, My Chemical Romance, Green Day, Dua Lipa Headlining Four-Day Fest

This year’s Firefly Music Festival announced its lineup on Tuesday, and it’s quite stacked. The four-day fest, scheduled for the Woodlands in Dover, Delaware on Sept. 22-25, features headliners Halsey,...


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February 22, 2022
Rest in Peace, Mark Lanegan (Screaming Trees, Queens of the Stone Age and More): 1964-2022

Mark Lanegan, an esteemed and adventurous musician whose career spanned decades, has passed away at 57 years of age. The news was announced on Tuesday, with Variety noting that while...


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February 22, 2022
Tool to Release ‘Opiate2’ to Mark 30th Anniversary of 1992 EP with Limited Blu-Ray Short Film (Preorder)

On March 18, prog/metal masters Tool will revisit their 1992 Opiate EP, their first commercially available release. Opiate2 will feature a re-imagined and extended version of the EP’s title track,...


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February 22, 2022
The War on Drugs Extend Tour Supporting ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Into the Fall – Including First Red Rocks Gig

After releasing a sweepingly powerful new album, I Don’t Live Here Anymore, in October, Philadelphia-based indie/rock ensemble The War on Drugs has a busy tour schedule ahead in the coming months — and...


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February 22, 2022
Sum 41 + Simple Plan Announce Co-Headlining ‘Blame Canada’ 2022 Tour, Playing Debut Albums in Full

Sum 41 and Simple Plan, two of the biggest bands of the early 2000s pop/punk scene, just so happened to hail from Canada. This spring they’ll team up for a...


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February 22, 2022
Alt-J Plays ‘Colbert,’ New Album ‘The Dream’ Out Now; Tour with Portugal. The Man Starts 2/25

These are busy times for esteemed English indie/rock band Alt-J. The group just released its latest album, The Dream, on Feb. 11 and is preparing to head out in a...


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February 22, 2022
Regina Spektor Shares “Becoming All Alone”; New Album ‘Home, before and after’ Coming in June

On June 24, beloved singer/songwriter Regina Spektor will release her eighth studio album, Home, before and after, via Warner Records. The news was officially announced by Spektor on Tuesday, and...


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February 22, 2022
Brandi Carlile Adds Dates, Cities to ‘Beyond These Silent Days’ Summer Tour

Riding the momentum of an acclaimed new album and five more Grammy nominations, singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile has added additional shows to her summer tour in support of last October’s In...


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February 22, 2022
John Mellencamp Shares Video for “Did You Say Such a Thing” ft. Bruce Springsteen from ‘Strictly a One-Eyed Jack’

Back on Jan. 21, John Mellencamp added to his rich history of releases with a new studio album, Strictly a One-Eyed Jack. The gritty record features three collaborations with Bruce...


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February 22, 2022
Procol Harum Founder Gary Brooker Dies 76 After a Battle with Cancer: Rest in Peace

Gary Brooker, co-founder, singer and composer of Procol Harum, has passed away at the age of 76 after a battle with cancer. Gary Brooker – 29 May 1945 – 19...


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February 21, 2022
Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators and Dead Sara at LA’s YouTube Theater: A Boisterous Rock & Roll Party

The vibe within the walls of the YouTube Theater in Los Angeles on Feb. 18 was perhaps best summed up by one enthusiastic fan, who during a break between songs...


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February 21, 2022
#PlayingForChange: Led Zeppelin’s John Paul Jones Recreates “When the Levee Breaks” with Global Ensemble

An ensemble of 17 musicians from various countries around the world recently joined forces with Led Zeppelin bassist/multi-instrumentalist John Paul Jones for a special recording of “When The Levee Breaks,”...


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February 18, 2022
Dave Grohl Q&A: The Story Behind ‘Studio 666,’ Fake Vomit and the Foo Fighters Bringing Back the Rock & Roll Movie

Leave it to Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters to bring back the concept of the “band movie.” Once a popular career move for acts like the Beatles and the...


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February 18, 2022
New from Scorpions: Stream “Shining of Your Soul,” from ‘Rock Believer’ Album Out 2/25

German hard-rock icons Scorpions are a week away from releasing Rock Believer, the band’s new studio album. Over the past few weeks, the legendary band has been sharing songs from the album, and...


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February 18, 2022
Paul McCartney Announces ‘Got Back’ 2022 U.S. Arena/Stadium Tour, Starting in Late April

“I said at the end of the last tour that I’d see you next time. I said I was going to get back to you. Well, I got back!” This...


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February 18, 2022
Watch the Gory, Red Band Trailer for ‘Studio 666,’ the Foo Fighters’ New Horror/Comedy in Theaters 2/25

Next Friday, Feb. 25, a horror/comedy film unlike any you’ve seen before will arrive in theaters. Studio 666 stars the Foo Fighters — yes, Dave Grohl and his colleagues —...


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February 18, 2022
Happy Birthday, Yoko Ono: ‘Ocean Child: Songs of Yoko Ono’ Tribute Album from Ben Gibbard Out Now

Today, Feb. 18, Yoko Ono celebrates her 89th birthday — and a host of musical acts joined forces to celebrate her with a new tribute album. Conceived and curated by...


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February 18, 2022
Lit Announces ‘Spring Loaded’ 2022 Tour; New Live Video for “Yeah Yeah Yeah”; Album in the Works

Orange County, California rock/pop band Lit returned in early November with “Yeah Yeah Yeah,” a customarily loud, proud and catchy slab of guitar-driven precision from the band that scored one...


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February 18, 2022
311 Announces Live Stream for 311 Day Gigs in Las Vegas — Promising Extended Sets of ‘Hits, Classics and Rarities’

On March 11 and 12, reggae/rock veterans 311 will play two very special shows at Dolby Live at Park MGM as part of their ongoing 311 Day festivities. Playing to...


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February 18, 2022
Ringo Starr Talks New Book, ‘Get Back,’ the Gassiest Beatle, His Rams Fandom, “Octopus’ Garden” & More on ‘Kimmel’

Ringo Starr paid another visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Thursday night to discuss a number of relevant topics surrounding the Beatles legend these days. The conversation, which spans more...


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February 18, 2022
Joe Satriani Debuts the Atmospheric “Faceless”; Guitarist’s New Album ‘The Elephants of Mars’ Out 4/8

Guitar wizard Joe Satriani will release a new album titled The Elephants of Mars on April 8 — and on Friday, “Satch” shared a new song/video from the record as...


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February 18, 2022
Out Now: ‘Live in Colorado,’ a New Live Release from Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. (Listen)

Separate from his busy touring schedule with Dead & Company the past few years, Grateful Dead icon Bob Weir has maintained a steady presence with Wolf Bros., a live ensemble...


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February 17, 2022
Zopa (ft. ‘The Sopranos’ Star Michael Imperioli) Shares New Song/Video, “Red Sky”

Zopa is a three-piece band fronted by Michael Imperioli, who portrayed Chris Moltisanti for much of the six seasons of the classic HBO series The Sopranos. The group released an...


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February 17, 2022
Preview ‘Elvis,’ Baz Luhrmann’s New Elvis Presley Biopic in Theaters 6/24 — Starring Austin Butler and Tom Hanks

Back in July of 2019, it was confirmed that actor Austin Butler (from Arrow and The Carrie Diaries and Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, among other roles) had...


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February 17, 2022
Ed Sheeran & Bring Me the Horizon Debut Alternate Version of Sheeran’s Grammy-Nominated Hit, “Bad Habits”

English hard rock/metal band Bring Me the Horizon has taken measures in recent years to move away from that genre classification, first with 2019’s amo record and its latest single,...


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February 17, 2022
Watch Spoon Play “The Hardest Cut” on ‘Kimmel’; New Album ‘Lucifer on the Sofa’ Out Now

On Feb. 11, celebrated indie/rockers Spoon released Lucifer on the Sofa, a new album that showcases just why Britt Daniel and his band are so highly regarded in the scene....


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February 17, 2022
Slipknot Previews Knotfest Roadshow 2022 with ’21 Highlights Set to New Song “The Chapeltown Rag”

In early November, Slipknot staged an epic one-day festival event, Knotfest Los Angeles, an extension of its 2021 tour that brought the masked heavy metal marauders around the country. At...


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February 17, 2022
Smile Along with Colin Hay in His Upbeat New Video for “Love is Everywhere” (New Album Out 3/18)

Colin Hay recently announced a new studio record, Now and the Evermore, which the longtime Men at Work singer/songwriter will release on March 18. On Thursday, Hay shared a new...


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February 17, 2022
Slipknot’s Corey Taylor Releasing ‘CMFB…SIDES’ 2/25; Debuts Cover of ‘Eddie and the Cruisers’ Classic

Back in 2020, Slipknot main man Corey Taylor released CMFT (as in Corey Mother Fuckin’ Taylor), his debut solo album packed with music very far removed from his heavy metal/thrash...


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February 17, 2022
Kenny Loggins & Jim Messina to Play Two Shows at Hollywood Bowl in July — Duo’s First L.A. Gigs in 50 Years

Earlier this week, the Hollywood Bowl announced its 2022 concert schedule for the summer, and two shows in particular were especially noteworthy. On July 15 and 16, legendary singer/songwriters Kenny...


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February 17, 2022
Stadium Tour with Mötley Crüe/Def Leppard/Poison/Joan Jett & the Blackhearts Adds 5 Shows, Starting in June

After being delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s finally time for the Stadium Tour to get underway. In June, the massive outdoor concert extravaganza featuring Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Poison...


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February 16, 2022
Record Store Day 2022: Special Releases Coming from David Bowie, The Doors, Taylor Swift, U2 and Many More

Saturday, April 23 will mark the 15th annual Record Store Day, an event that began as a small niche appreciation of the vinyl record and has since morphed into an...


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February 16, 2022
Turnstile Shares Animated Video for “Underwater Boi,” from Acclaimed ‘Glow On’ LP; Sold-Out Tour Starts 2/22

Baltimore-based punk/experimental band Turnstile is preparing to head out on a hotly anticipated and sold-out headlining tour in support of its breakthrough, genre-defying and thrilling 2021 album, Glow On.  The tour gets...


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February 16, 2022
Train Throws it Back to the ’70s with “AM Gold,” New Album 5/20; Tour with Jewel/Blues Traveler This Summer

The music of San Francisco-based pop/rock band Train has been inescapable for years, and after a five-year break between albums, the Pat Monahan-fronted group will return on May 20 with...


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February 16, 2022
Coming in May: ‘Long Train Runnin’: Our Story of the Doobie Brothers,’ by Tom Johnston & Pat Simmons

The history of The Doobie Brothers is undeniable — the band finally made it into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2020 after decades’ worth of memorable music...


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February 16, 2022
Foo Fighters Thrash Out as Metal Band ‘Dream Widow’ in a Song from Their New ‘Studio 666’ Horror/Comedy Film

Feb. 25 will see the release of Studio 666, a new horror/comedy film from and starring the Foo Fighters. While little is publicly known about the film beyond a few...


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February 16, 2022
Rod Stewart Sets 2022 Summer Tour with Special Guests Cheap Trick — 38 Shows Across North America

Sir Rod Stewart recently announced a massive tour set for this summer, which will take the legendary singer/songwriter out on the road across North America with special guests Cheap Trick...


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February 15, 2022
Puscifer (ft. Tool’s Maynard James Keenan) Announces ‘Existential Reckoning’ U.S. Tour — First Since 2016

Outside his work fronting prog/metal masters Tool, Maynard James Keenan has long maintained a vastly different side project, Puscifer — and later this year, the ensemble will head out on...


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February 15, 2022
Behind the Curtain: I Danced in the Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show with Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, Kendrick Lamar and 50 Cent

Super Bowl Weekend is one of the most popular television events of the year, essentially an unofficial national holiday. The annual championship game between the National Football League’s top two...


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February 15, 2022
Phish Announces 34-Date Spring & Summer Tour

Trey Anastasio and Phish will get back after it once again later this year with a 34-date run of shows scheduled for the spring and summer. As announced by the...


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February 15, 2022
My Morning Jacket Announces U.S. Tour; New Self-Titled Album Out Now

Later this year, My Morning Jacket will embark on a big U.S. headlining tour, the esteemed band announced on Tuesday. The news comes on the heels of the October release...


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February 15, 2022
New Found Glory Announces ‘Sticks and Stones’ 20th Anniversary Tour ft. Four Year Strong and Be Well

When Florida-based pop/punk band New Found Glory released their third full-length album, Sticks and Stones, in 2002, it was a massive boost to NFG’s popularity — and, likely, a significant...


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February 15, 2022
The Vibes Are Strong with “Like Exploding Stones,” a New Song/Video from Kurt Vile (New LP 4/15)

Kurt Vile has cultivated a strong presence and dedicated audience over the past few years with his brand of psychedelic, fuzzed-out guitar-based indie/rock — and on April 15, Vile will...


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February 15, 2022
Love Rocks NYC 2022: Keith Richards & The X-Pensive Winos, Mavis Staples, Hozier, Warren Haynes, Larkin Poe, Melissa Etheridge and More on 3/10

March 10 will bring with it the 2022 installment of Love Rocks NYC, the sixth annual gala/charity fundraising concert event from The Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation and executive produced...


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February 15, 2022
Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs Share “Electric Gypsy” Video; ‘External Combustion’ LP Out 3/4

On March 4, Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs will release External Combustion, the second full-length album from the ensemble led by the longtime Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers guitarist/songwriter....


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February 14, 2022
Listen: Ted Nugent Previews New Album ‘Detroit Muscle’ with “American Campfire”

Fair warning: One listen to “American Campfire” by Ted Nugent and you’ll have a tough time getting it out of your head. The track’s titular phrase is repeated quite a...


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February 14, 2022
Eddie Vedder Reschedules San Diego & Los Angeles ‘Earthling’ Tour Dates to Feb. 25 & 27 Due to COVID

Eddie Vedder announced on Monday that due to a positive COVID test within the touring party for his Earthling run of shows, this week’s scheduled performances in San Diego (Feb....


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February 14, 2022
Rage Against the Machine Sets Rescheduled Tour Dates for 2022 and 2023

Back on Jan. 20, Rage Against the Machine announced that its delayed reunion tour was being rescheduled; the maneuvering (and multiple delays caused by the pandemic) forced the legendary rap-metal/hard-rock band...


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February 14, 2022
Third Eye Blind Commemorating 25th Anniversary with ‘Summer Gods’ Tour ft. Taking Back Sunday & Hockey Dad

Stephan Jenkins and Third Eye Blind will commemorate 25 years since the release of the band’s breakthrough 1997 self-titled album with a special tour this summer. Officially announced on Monday,...


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February 14, 2022
It Looks Like Ringo Starr, Joe Walsh and Their Wives Enjoyed the Rams’ Win in Super Bowl LVI

The stars came out on Sunday for Super Bowl LVI at Los Angeles SoFi Stadium, the gorgeous new NFL stadium that plays home to both the Los Angeles Chargers and...


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February 14, 2022
This Valentine’s Day, Let the Beatles Remind Us: “All You Need Is Love”

It can be easy to get caught up in the stresses of everyday life, being distracted from what really matters. Valentine’s Day, which happens to be today, Feb. 14, is...


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February 14, 2022
Foo Fighters Add 10 More Shows to 2022 North American Tour; ‘Studio 666’ Movie in Theaters 2/25

Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters already have a busy summer ahead of them, and on Monday, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band added to that schedule with...


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February 14, 2022
Rest in Peace, Famed Filmmaker/Director Ivan Reitman (‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘Meatballs,’ More): 1946-2022

Famed producer/director Ivan Reitman passed away in his sleep on Feb. 12 at the age of 75, it was reported by the Associated Press on Sunday. Reitman was at the...


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February 11, 2022
Rest in Peace, King Crimson and Foreigner Co-Founder Ian McDonald: 1946-2022

Ian McDonald, a musician known for co-founding both King Crimson (in 1969) and Foreigner (in 1976) has passed away at the age of 75. The news was made public on...


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February 11, 2022
Yes Shares Video for “A Living Island,” from Prog-Rock Greats’ New Album ‘The Quest’

Legendary prog-rock band Yes has debuted a new music video for “A Living Island,” a song taken from the group’s latest studio album, The Quest. The record was released to...


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February 11, 2022
February 2022 Issue

Click the links below to enjoy our February 2022 features. I’m Still Standing: Ian Anderson on Jethro Tull’s Return, Spinal Tap Moments & Music That Makes Him Want to ‘Wreak...


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February 11, 2022
Top 11 Classic Tracks from Singer/Songwriters

“I don’t deserve a Songwriters Hall of Fame Award. But fifteen years ago, I had a brain operation and I didn’t deserve that, either. So I’ll keep it!” — Quincy...


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February 11, 2022
Scorpions Share Another New Track; Listen to “Seventh Sun,” from Upcoming ‘Rock Believer’ LP

German hard-rock icons Scorpions have a certain swagger, the sort of energy that comes with a legendary career built on memorable rock & roll anthems — and their latest, “Seventh Sun,” is another...


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February 11, 2022
Out Now: Spoon ‘Lucifer on the Sofa,’ Another Solid Album from the Esteemed Indie Rockers (Listen)

A new album from Spoon is usually a great occasion for the indie/rock scene, as Britt Daniel and his band mates have carved an irreplaceable spot over the years with...


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February 11, 2022
Jack White Plugs in and Freaks Out on the Squealing, Electrifying New Song “Fear of the Dawn” (Listen)

There are many different sides to Jack White. Sometimes, the chameleonic guitarist/songwriter plugs in and freaks out with raucous garage-rock (as he did for years with the White Stripes), while...


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February 11, 2022
Out Now: Slash ft. Myles Kennedy ‘4’, a Raucous Rock & Roll Ride of a New Album (Free Album Live Stream)

It doesn’t take much research to figure out why the new album from Slash and Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators is titled 4. It’s their fourth album as a collective,...


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February 11, 2022
William Ryan Key (Ex-Yellowcard) Dives All the Way in with New Experimental EP, ‘Everything Except Desire’ (Listen)

“I was already waist-deep in the pool, I just decided to dive all the way in.” That’s a phrase singer/songwriter William Ryan Key used in discussing his new EP, Everything...


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February 11, 2022
Out Now: Eddie Vedder ‘Earthling,’ a Soaring, Emotional LP ft. Elton John, Ringo Starr, Stevie Wonder & Eddie’s Father

Today, Feb. 11, Pearl Jam front man Eddie Vedder releases Earthling, a brand new studio album that is his third proper full-length solo record overall. His first since 2011’s Ukulele...


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February 10, 2022
I’m Still Standing: Ian Anderson on Jethro Tull’s Return, Spinal Tap Moments & Music That Makes Him Want to ‘Wreak Havoc and Mayhem’

It has been more than 18 years since Jethro Tull released a new studio album. The wait ended January 28, 2022, with the release of The Zealot Gene. Songwriter, vocalist...


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February 10, 2022
KISS ‘Destroyer 45’: Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Ace Frehley & Bob Ezrin Reflect on the Milestone 1976 Album

Bolstered by the success of their breakthrough 1975 album Alive!, as KISS moved forward, in order to retain their newly anointed status as rock gods their follow-up studio album had to...


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February 10, 2022
Just in Time for Valentine’s Day, Enjoy a New Animated Music Video for Air Supply’s Classic Hit “Lost in Love”

“Lost in Love” was among the career high points for Air Supply. After being re-recorded and re-released on the 1980 album of the same name, it became a huge hit...


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February 10, 2022
Bob Saget’s Cause of Death: ‘Accidental Head Trauma,’ According to Medical Examiner

The entertainment and comedy world reeled with shock in early January when Bob Saget died at the age of 65, as first reported by TMZ. What wasn’t apparent around the...


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February 10, 2022
John Mayer Introduces ‘Sob Rock’ Tour at SiriusXM & Pandora ‘Small Stage Series’; Streaming Through Weekend

John Mayer took the stage at the Hollywood Palladium on Wednesday night for a special Small Stage Series performance co-sponsored by SiriusXM and Pandora — an official kickoff event for...


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February 10, 2022
Willie Nelson Releasing New LP ‘A Beautiful Time’ on 89th Birthday (4/29); Shares “I’ll Love You Till The Day I Die”

Willie Nelson remains a source of boundless inspiration — and on April 29, the beloved musical legend will celebrate his 89th birthday by releasing a new studio album titled A...


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February 10, 2022
Tears for Fears Debut Video for “Break the Man,” a Song About ‘Breaking the Patriarchy’ (New LP 2/25)

Tears for Fears are readying their first new studio album in 18 years, and The Tipping Point will be released on Feb. 25. Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith have been...


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February 9, 2022
Alex Lifeson’s New Band Envy of None to Give One Lucky Fan a Signature Les Paul Guitar with Debut Album

In January, famed Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson unveiled his new project, Envy of None. The band will release its self-titled debut album on April 8, and this week the band...


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February 9, 2022
Fleet Foxes Announce International Tour Supporting Grammy-Nominated 2020 Album ‘Shore’

Beginning in late June, esteemed indie/folk band Fleet Foxes will launch an international tour in support of Shore, the 2020 album released by singer/songwriter/band leader Robin Pecknold and his colleagues....


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February 9, 2022
An Elated Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day Has Been Reunited with His Stolen 1962 Chevy Nova

Thanks to local authorities in Southern California, Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong saw his prized 1962 Chevy Nova returned to him, ending a search that began after it...


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February 9, 2022
Rest in Peace, Funk/Soul Singer Betty Davis: 1944-2022

Betty Davis, an American funk/soul singer and model known for an unmistakable sense of musical style and a career that  featured three albums in the 1970s before retiring from music...


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February 9, 2022
Mammoth WVH Captures Life on the Road in New Video for “Epiphany”; Tour with Dirty Honey Starts 2/20

Since releasing his full-length studio debut in June of 2021, Wolfgang Van Halen (son of the late Eddie) has proven that his project, Mammoth WVH, has the “stuff” necessary to...


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February 9, 2022
Portugal. The Man Returns with Funky, Mad Magazine-Inspired “What, Me Worry?” Video; New Album in June

It’s been nearly five years since Woodstock, the eighth studio album from Portugal. The Man that was released in 2017 and (finally) helped the band break through on a massive...


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February 9, 2022
Happy Birthday, Carole King! Iconic Singer/Songwriter Shares Great Throwback Photo to Mark the Occasion

Today, Feb. 9, Carole King celebrates her 80th birthday — and the legendary singer/songwriter found a fantastic way to celebrate on her social media pages. Here’s a side-by-side photo of...


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February 9, 2022
Rivers Cuomo Says Four New Weezer Albums (‘Spring,’ ‘Summer,’ ‘Fall,’ ‘Winter’) Are Coming in 2022

When we last heard from Weezer, the long-running alt/rock/pop band was on the road with Fall Out Boy and Green Day on last summer’s Hella Mega Tour, visiting stadiums around...


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February 9, 2022
Daryl Hall & John Oates: 25th Anniversary Edition of ‘Marigold Sky’ Coming 3/25 (Preview/Pre-Order)

Originally released in 1997, Marigold Sky marked the first album released by Daryl Hall & John Oates as independent artists. The beloved rock/pop duo‘s 15th album together, Marigold Sky was...


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February 8, 2022
Watch Liam Gallagher Land at the Brit Awards by Helicopter to Play His New Song “Everything’s Electric”

Last week, Liam Gallagher roared forward with “Everything’s Electric,” a new solo single from the longtime Oasis vocalist and Britpop icon. The track was co-written by Dave Grohl, who also...


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February 8, 2022
Sharon Van Etten Takes Control in Her Workout Routine-Heavy Music Video for New Song “Porta”

“Porta” is the title of a new song/video from Sharon Van Etten, the singer/songwriter‘s first bit of new music since 2020. Its corresponding music video, which was premiered on Tuesday,...


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February 8, 2022
IDLES Sets 2022 North American Tour Around Coachella Dates; New Album ‘Crawler’ Out Now

Back on Nov. 12, Bristol, UK-based band IDLES released its new album, Crawler, amid intense anticipation that has built over the past few years — and after the strong reception...


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February 8, 2022
Wilco Announces Special ‘Yankee Hotel Foxtrot’ 20th Anniversary Shows in NYC and Chicago

First released on Sept. 18, 2001, Yankee Hotel Foxtrot was a major moment in the career of esteemed indie band Wilco — despite initially being dismissed by Reprise Records (a...


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February 8, 2022
The Lumineers Announce ‘Brightside’ North American Tour Dates for 2022; New Album Available Now

Denver-based folk/rock band The Lumineers announced a substantial North American tour schedule in support of Brightside, the fourth studio album from the group (led by Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites)...


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February 8, 2022
Watch the Foo Fighters Play a VR Concert in the Metaverse After the Super Bowl 2/13 — Here’s How

Somewhat inexplicably, the Foo Fighters have never performed at the Super Bowl Halftime Show — but this coming Sunday, Feb. 13, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band will...


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February 8, 2022
Recap: System of a Down and Korn Dial it Back to the Early 2000s with Sold-Out Banc of California Stadium Gig

The once-inescapable “nu-metal” scene of the early 2000s was a sight to behold, as bands with aggressive, abrasive and genre-defying repertoires hit it big. Two of the most successful groups...


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February 8, 2022
Heart’s Ann Wilson Debuts “Greed,” New Album ‘Fierce Bliss’ Coming 4/29 (Pre-Order)

Heart icon Ann Wilson has kept quite busy in recent months with a series of solo releases, and it’s apparently all been building to the upcoming April 29 release of...


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February 8, 2022
Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Readying First-Ever Solo Release; Instrumental ‘Portals’ EP Coming 4/23

On April 23, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett will dip his feet into the waters of “solo artist” territory for the very first time with Portals, a new instrumental EP that...


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February 8, 2022
2022 Academy Award Nominations Announced; Oscars Set for 3/27 on ABC

The official list of 2022 Academy Award nominations was unveiled early Tuesday, ahead of the 94th Oscars ceremony on Sunday, March 27, starting at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET on...


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February 7, 2022
Watch the Cinematic and Visually Compelling New Video for Coldplay + Selena Gomez’s “Let Somebody Go”

Released on the band’s October 2021 album Music of the Spheres, “Let Somebody Go” finds Chris Martin and Coldplay teaming up with singer/actor Selena Gomez on a slow-burning song about...


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February 7, 2022
Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Calls for Help After His 1962 Chevy Nova is Stolen from Southern California

In a post shared to his social media pages this past Saturday, Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong announced that his 1962 Chevy II/Nova was stolen. He shared several...


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February 7, 2022
Nine Inch Nails Announce Short U.S. Tour for 2022 Around Festival Dates at Shaky Knees & Primavera Sound

Coming up this spring and fall, Nine Inch Nails will play a handful of U.S. tour dates, the Trent Reznor-led band announced on Monday. Support for the shows will be...


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February 7, 2022
Micky Dolenz to Pay Tribute to Davy Jones, Mike Nesmith and Peter Tork with ‘Micky Dolenz Celebrates the Monkees’ Tour in April

In April, Micky Dolenz of the Monkees will honor the memory and legacies of his late band mates Davy Jones, Mike Nesmith & Peter Tork with a special tour titled...


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February 7, 2022
Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band Set 2022 Tour (ft. Steve Lukather, Colin Hay, Warren Ham, Hamish Stuart, Greg Bissonette, Edgar Winter)

Later this spring, Ringo Starr will hit the road once again with his esteemed All-Starr Band, and on Monday the Beatles legend unveiled an updated tour schedule and details regarding...


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February 7, 2022
The Who Announces ‘The Who Hits Back!’ 2022 North American Tour Dates

Starting this spring, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend will return to North America for The Who Hits Back!, a tour that will find the English rock legends and their band...


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February 4, 2022
Halestorm Previews New Album ‘Back from the Dead’ with “The Steeple”; LP Due 5/6

Back in August, Lzzy Hale and hard-rock heroes Halestorm announced to the world that they were “Back from the Dead” with a heavy, anthemic new song — and now the...


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February 4, 2022
Watch Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators Play “The River is Rising” on ‘Kimmel’; ‘4’ LP Out 2/11

Next Friday, Feb. 11, Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators will release a new full-length album, 4 — their fourth as a collective. The ensemble has been previewing the...


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February 4, 2022
Out Now: Reinvigorated, The Rave-Ups Reignite Classic Sound on New Reunion Album, ‘Tomorrow’

In 2019, When Jimmer Podrasky started making new music with his Rave-Ups bandmates for the first time in decades, he remembered how good their three studio albums were and didn’t...


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February 4, 2022
Out Now: Mitski Backs the Buzz with Compelling, Alluring New Album, ‘Laurel Hell’ (Listen)

Listening to Laurel Hell, the new studio album from acclaimed indie singer/songwriter Mitski, it’s easy to understand why her upcoming North American tour is completely sold out. Her style of...


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February 4, 2022
NHC (Dave Navarro/Taylor Hawkins/Chris Chaney) Cover Pink Floyd & Level 42 on ‘Intakes & Outtakes’ EP (Listen)

The past few months have seen NHC, a rock supergroup featuring Dave Navarro (of Jane’s Addiction and Red Hot Chili Peppers fame), Taylor Hawkins (drummer of the Foo Fighters) and Chris Chaney (Jane’s...


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February 3, 2022
Out Now: Korn Reasserts its Vitality with Pummeling New Album, ‘Requiem’

The years keep flying by, but Korn just keeps on pumping out albums — and the band’s latest, Requiem, may very well be among its strongest. The 14th (!) album...


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February 3, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Debut “Black Summer”; New Album ‘Unlimited Love’ Out 4/1

Vocalist Anthony Kiedis repeatedly sings “I’ve been waiting” throughout “Black Summer,” the long-anticipated new song from the Red Hot Chili Peppers that debuted today — and that’s precisely what fans...


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February 3, 2022
New Liam Gallagher: Listen to “Everything’s Electric,” Co-Written by Dave Grohl (Who Also Plays Drums)

“Everything’s Electric” is the title of a new single from former Oasis vocalist/Britpop icon Liam Gallagher, a preview of his upcoming third solo record, C’mon You Know. The track has...


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February 3, 2022
Watch The Linda Lindas Play “Growing Up” on ‘Late Late Show’; Debut LP ‘Growing Up’ Out in April

Young Los Angeles band The Linda Lindas burst onto the scene last year on the strength of a performance of “Racist, Sexist Boy” in a library. The song, describing an...


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February 3, 2022
Watch a Video for “My Sharona” from Eddie Spaghetti (Supersuckers) & Frank Meyer (The Streetwalkin’ Cheetahs) ft. the Knack’s Berton Averre

1979’s “My Sharona” remains an enduring classic from The Knack, a funky burst of energy and songwriting magic from Berton Averre and Doug Fieger that no doubt inspired legions of...


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February 3, 2022
Q&A: William Ryan Key on Taking a Leap with His New EP, Yellowcard’s Ups & Downs, Mental Health & Star Wars

William Ryan Key is, for lack of a better term, a key figure in pop/punk history. With Yellowcard, he hit a high note with 2003’s “Ocean Avenue,” a breakthrough single...


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February 3, 2022
Preview ‘In the Court of the Crimson King,’ a New King Crimson Documentary Set to Premiere at SXSW

“I can’t be the only sane man in this asylum,” says King Crimson mastermind Robert Fripp at the end of the trailer for a new documentary titled In the Court...


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February 3, 2022
Wallows Debuts DIY “Especially You” Music Video; New Album ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ Out 3/25

Were it not for the COVID-19 pandemic, Wallows could very well be one of the biggest indie bands around right now — and they’re poised for an even bigger breakthrough in...


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February 3, 2022
Rest in Peace, Willie Leacox: Longtime America Drummer Remembered by Gerry Beckley & Dewey Bunnell

Willie Leacox, who served alongside Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell as the drummer of the band America from 1973 up until retiring in 2014, has died at the age of...


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February 2, 2022
Journey ‘Freedom Tour’ 2022 to Feature Toto on All Dates; Billy Idol Drops Off Tour Due to Illness

In November, Journey announced plans for a substantial summer outing with special guests Toto and Billy Idol trading off “Very Special Guest” duties. On Wednesday, an update announced that the...


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February 2, 2022
Live Recap: The Smile (Radiohead’s Thom Yorke/Jonny Greenwood & Sons of Kemet’s Tom Skinner) Introduce Themselves with Three Live Gigs in 12 Hours

The Smile at Magazine, London January 29 and 30, 2022 — reviewed by Emily Herring At the end of January, Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood launched their new band...


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February 2, 2022
David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash Support Neil Young, Vow to Remove Group Recordings from Spotify

The latest development in the still-simmering saga pitting Neil Young against Spotify has Young’s longtime band mates David Crosby, Graham Nash and Stephen Stills firmly supporting their colleague. In fact,...


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February 2, 2022
Lucy Dacus Shares New Song/Video for “Kissing Lessons,” a Song About Childhood Infatuation; Tour Starts Soon

Released in June of 2021, Home Video was an especially personal album from singer/songwriter Lucy Dacus, a collection of songs reflecting on experiences from her childhood, hometown and upbringing. Kissing...


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February 2, 2022
Cali Vibes Festival (Rebelution, Slightly Stoopid, Dirty Heads, Bob Marley Celebration, Sublime with Rome & More): Free Live Stream 2/4-2/6

This weekend, Feb. 4-6, a number of notable reggae/rock acts will gather in Long Beach, California for the Cali Vibes Music Festival — and the entire weekend will be live...


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February 2, 2022
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2022 Nominees: Dolly Parton, Rage Against the Machine, Eminem, Duran Duran, Judas Priest, New York Dolls, More

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced its official list of 2022 nominees on Wednesday morning, and consistent with the variety of acts the Hall has included in recent...


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February 2, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Tease New Song on Social Media with a 20-Second John Frusciante Guitar Solo

Update: The Red Hot Chili Peppers have premiered “Black Summer” and announced a new album — click here. It’s looking more likely than ever that a new single from the...


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February 1, 2022
Bright Eyes Sets 2022 Tour Dates and Expansive Reissue/Re-Recorded Album Series

Long-running indie band Bright Eyes announced an extensive set of tour dates on Tuesday that will keep the Conor Oberst-led group quite busy for much of the rest of the...


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February 1, 2022
Soul Bank Music Inks Comprehensive Catalog Deal with Famed Hammond B3 Organist/Keyboardist Brian Auger

British-born musician, famed Hammond B3 organist and heralded keyboard master Brian Auger recently linked up with !K7 Label Group label Soul Bank Music for a comprehensive catalog deal encompassing Auger’s...


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February 1, 2022
Rising U.K. Duo Wet Leg Shares Video for “Oh No” — Exposing Some Wild YouTube Comments They’ve Received

Is Wet Leg a “polarizing” band? Judging by the wide-ranging sorts of comments the rising U.K. duo has earned on its various videos thus far, the answer may indeed be...


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February 1, 2022
New from Arlo Parks: New Song/Music Video for “Softly”; Tour with Clairo Starts 2/16

After a breakthrough 2021 that saw the release of her first full-length album, the captivating Collapsed in Sunbeams, singer/songwriter Arlo Parks is poised for an even bigger 2022. That album...


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February 1, 2022
Wolf Alice Announces 2022 North American Tour in Support of Last Year’s ‘Blue Weekend’ LP

English alt/indie band Wolf Alice returned last June with Blue Weekend, a new album that found the group really honing in on a specific sound and putting together a collection...


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February 1, 2022
The War on Drugs Extends 2022 Tour Into June, Adds Rescheduled Dates; ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Out Now

After releasing a sweepingly powerful new album, I Don’t Live Here Anymore, in October, Philadelphia-based indie/rock ensemble The War on Drugs is preparing to head out on a big tour...


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February 1, 2022
It’s Official: “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” from ‘Encanto’ is Disney’s Second Song to Ever Top the Billboard Hot 100

Originally released in theaters for Thanksgiving ahead of a Disney Plus premiere, Disney’s Encanto has proven to be another smash-hit success — but in a somewhat surprising way that many...


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February 1, 2022
Graham Nash Asks Spotify to Remove Solo Music: “I Completely Agree With & Support My Friend, Neil Young”

Graham Nash has released an official statement aligning himself with his longtime musical colleague and friend, Neil Young, regarding Young’s removal of his music from Spotify in opposition to the...


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February 1, 2022
Dave Matthews Band Announces 2022 North American Summer Tour; Tickets On Sale 2/25

This summer will see Dave Matthews Band back out on the road for a lengthy North American run of tour dates, as the band revealed on Tuesday. The group’s most...


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February 1, 2022
John Mayer Announces Openers for ‘Sob Rock’ 2022 Tour, Backing Band (ft. Steve Ferrone, Pino Palladino & More)

Click here to read a recap of one of three shows John Mayer and his band delivered at the Forum in Los Angeles in March.  On Feb. 17, John Mayer...


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January 31, 2022
Todd Rundgren, Christopher Cross, Joey Molland, Jay DeMarcus, Denny Laine and Jason Scheff: Beatles Tribute Tour Coming in March

It Was Fifty Years Ago Today: A Tribute to The Beatles is the name of a new tour from an impressive ensemble featuring Todd Rundgren, Christopher Cross, Badfinger featuring Joey...


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January 31, 2022
Halsey Preps Big Summer Tour Supporting 2021’s ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’

Back in August of 2021, Halsey released If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power, her fourth studio album and a collaborative project with co-producers Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross....


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January 31, 2022
Asia (ft. Original Members Carl Palmer & Geoff Downes) Announces 40th Anniversary Celebration, Tour

Asia, the English rock supergroup that first formed in London in 1981, is gearing up for a (slightly delayed) 40th anniversary celebration, with a big tour being planned for this...


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January 31, 2022
AFI Reschedules 2022 Tour Supporting New Album ‘Bodies’; Dates Pushed to the Fall

Back in June of 2021, AFI released Bodies, the alt/punk band‘s 11th studio album and first since 2017. A dark, moody album featuring some of the band’s strongest work in a while, Bodies is...


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January 31, 2022
Korn to Host ‘Requiem Mass’ Live Stream Event at Los Angeles Church 2/3; New Album Lands Friday

This coming Friday, Feb. 4, will bring with it the release of Requiem, a new studio album from hard-rock veterans Korn. The band has been previewing it in recent weeks...


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January 31, 2022
U2’s Bono & The Edge Update “Sunday Bloody Sunday” with New Lyrics for 50th Anniversary of Northern Ireland Massacre

This past Sunday, Jan. 30, marked the 50th anniversary of the Bogside Massacre in Northern Ireland between British soldiers and unarmed civilians. The event became known as Bloody Sunday, and...


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January 31, 2022
Joe Rogan Responds to Neil Young’s Spotify Removal, Has ‘No Hard Feelings’ (“I’m a Neil Young Fan”)

The past week has found digital streaming service Spotify come under intense public scrutiny from Neil Young, who demanded his music be removed from the service in response to claims...


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January 31, 2022
The Black Keys Set 32-Date ‘Dropout Boogie’ North American Tour ft. Band of Horses Starting in July

Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of The Black Keys will get back out on the road this summer on the Dropout Boogie tour, the celebrated blues/rock duo announced on Monday....


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January 28, 2022
Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring “Be Sweet,” from Her Grammy-Nominated ‘Jubilee’ Album, to ‘Ellen’

“Be Sweet” was the first song shared from Jubilee, the 2021 album from Japanese Breakfast that earned singer/songwriter Michelle Zauner a pair of Grammy nominations, Best New Artist and Best...


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January 28, 2022
Coldplay Reshuffles 2022 U.S. ‘Music of the Spheres’ Tour Dates, Some Gigs Postponed

Coldplay announced on Friday that “logistical issues” have forced some changes to the group’s planned U.S. tour dates. The statement: We’re very sorry to announce that due to logistical issues,...


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January 28, 2022
Guitarist Steve Stevens Teams Up with The String Revolution for “Crazy Train,” In Tribute to Randy Rhoads

The String Revolution, a quartet of virtuoso guitar players with a knack for putting together impeccable sounds from their instruments, tapped fellow six-string aficionado Steve Stevens for a new musical...


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January 28, 2022
Keith Richards Revisiting 1992 Solo LP ‘Main Offender’ for 30th Anniversary in March (Pre-Order)

Originally released in October of 1992, Main Offender was the second solo record from famed Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards, coming between Stones albums Steel Wheels and Voodoo Lounge. On...


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January 28, 2022
Red Hot Chili Peppers Tease New Music on Social Media

Back in October, The Red Hot Chili Peppers announced some huge plans for 2022 in the form of a stadium tour with newly rejoined guitarist, John Frusciante, back in the...


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January 28, 2022
‘Crazy Times!’ Tour 2022: Catch Sammy Hagar & the Circle on the Road with George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Get ready to rock this summer when Sammy Hagar & the Circle hits the road for a big tour with special guests George Thorogood & The Destroyers. For those unaware,...


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January 28, 2022
Out Now: Take a Ride with Steve Vai on ‘Inviolate,’ the Guitar Wizard’s New Studio Record

Guitar icon Steve Vai recently announced he had to postpone the start of his 2022 tour to the fall due to a surgical procedure, but that setback didn’t affect the...


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January 28, 2022
Dashboard Confessional Shares “Burning Heart” from New Album; LA/NYC Record Release Shows Announced

On Feb. 25, Dashboard Confessional will return with its ninth studio album to date, All The Truth That I Can Tell. The band, fronted as always by singer/songwriter Chris Carrabba, has been previewing...


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January 28, 2022
Out Now: Jethro Tull Re-Emerges with New Album, ‘The Zealot Gene’ (First in Over Two Decades!)

Ending a nearly two-decade gap between new studio recordings, Ian Anderson and Jethro Tull have returned today, Jan. 28, with The Zealot Gene. It’s the 22nd full-length record from the...


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January 28, 2022
Stream: The Beatles’ Rooftop Concert Audio Released to Help Commemorate 53rd Anniversary of Classic Performance

This coming Sunday, Jan. 30, marks the 53rd anniversary of The Beatles‘ rooftop performance atop Apple Corps HQ in London. For the first time, isolated audio recordings from the rooftop...


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January 27, 2022
Boston Ska-Punk Legends The Mighty Mighty Bosstones Have Broken Up

In a message shared to the band’s social media pages on Thursday, long-running ska/punk ensemble The Mighty Mighty Bosstones announced that they have officially called it quits. After decades of...


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January 27, 2022
Underoath: Intense New Album ‘Voyeurist’ Out Now; Tour with Spiritbox Starts Feb. 18

Voyeurist is the title of the new studio album from Underoath, the long-running rock/metalcore band that first broke out with 2004’s They’re Only Chasing Safety and has been a steady...


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January 27, 2022
Watch Dream Theater’s Video for “Transcending Time,” from New Album ‘A View from the Top of the World’

“Transcending Time” is a song featured on A View from the Top of the World, the new record from prog-rock masters Dream Theater that was released in October. Clocking in...


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January 27, 2022
The Smile (Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood & Thom Yorke + Tom Skinner of Sons of Kemet) Share “The Smoke” Ahead of Live Stream Gigs 1/29-1/30

The Smile, the exciting new supergroup featuring Jonny Greenwood and Thom Yorke of Radiohead and Sons of Kemet’s Tom Skinner, has debuted a new song titled “The Smoke.” It’s the...


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January 27, 2022
Rock Hall of Fame to Open New ‘The Beatles: Get Back to Let It Be’ Exhibit in March

The Beatles: Get Back to Let It Be is the name of an exciting new exhibit scheduled to open to the masses at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on...


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January 27, 2022
Spotify Removes Neil Young’s Music (By His Request) Over Vaccine Lies (“They Can Have Rogan or Young. Not Both.”)

The always passionate and outspoken Neil Young has made headlines again after a now-deleted message shared on his Archives site demanded his music be removed from Spotify due to exposure...


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January 26, 2022
Warpaint Returns: L.A. Indie Band Shares “Champion,” ‘Radiate Like This’ LP Due in May

Warpaint re-emerged on Wednesday with “Champion,” the Los Angeles-based indie/pop band‘s first bit of new music in a while and a preview of Radiate Like This, the group’s first album...


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January 26, 2022
‘Ocean Child: Songs of Yoko Ono’ Coming 2/18; Hear Japanese Breakfast Cover “Nobody Sees Me Like You”

On Feb. 18, a tribute album titled Ocean Child: Songs of Yoko Ono will be released. Conceived and curated by Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie, the project features...


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January 26, 2022
Rest in Peace, Peter Robbins: Original Voice of Charlie Brown Dies at Age 65

FOX 5 San Diego reported on Tuesday evening that Peter Robbins, the voice actor known as the first to bring iconic comic strip character Charlie Brown to life in a...


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January 25, 2022
The Go-Go’s Announce New West Coast Tour Dates for the Spring

Back in the final days of 2021, COVID-related setbacks forced The Go-Go’s to postpone a series of West Coast live performances meant as a celebration of the band’s Rock &...


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January 25, 2022
Biffy Clyro: First North American Tour Since 2017 Coming in the Spring (Details/Dates)

It’s been a while since genre-defying Scottish trio Biffy Clyro embarked on a proper North American tour, but the band will do just that this coming spring. The band, which...


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January 25, 2022
Watch Bryan Adams’ Video for “Never Gonna Rain,” New Album ‘So Happy It Hurts’ Out 3/11

On March 11, iconic Canadian singer/songwriter Bryan Adams will release his 15th studio album, So Happy It Hurts. Adams has been previewing the album in recent months with pre-release singles,...


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January 25, 2022
New from Mike Campbell & The Dirty Knobs: Stream “Wicked Mind,” New LP ‘External Combustion’ Due 3/4

Back in November 2020, Mike Campbell and the Dirty Knobs released Wreckless Abandon, the debut studio album from the longtime Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers guitarist/songwriter. The record had seen...


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January 25, 2022
Premiere: Bruce Sudano’s “Fatal Love” Video,’ from New Album ‘Ode to a Nightingale’ (Available Now)

Back in October, singer/songwriter Bruce Sudano added to his catalog of music with Ode to a Nightingale, a seven-song album featuring the single “Fatal Love.” That song now has an...


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January 24, 2022
Bob Dylan Announces Spring U.S. Leg of ‘Rough & Rowdy Ways’ Tour for March + April

Last fall, Bob Dylan embarked on his first public live performances since 2019 with the Rough & Rowdy Ways tour. On Monday, the legendary singer/songwriter detailed a new leg of...


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January 24, 2022
Colin Hay Shares “Now and the Evermore” (ft. Ringo Starr on Drums), from New Album Out 3/18

On March 18, Colin Hay will add to his robust catalog of releases with Now and the Evermore, a new album that the longtime Men at Work singer/songwriter previewed on...


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January 24, 2022
Kid Rock to Head Out on ‘Bad Reputation Tour’ ft. Foreigner, Grand Funk Railroad and Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening

Hope you like your rock & roll loud, because that’s what you’re going to get this spring on the Bad Reputation Tour, a 24-city outing headlined by Kid Rock. Accompanying...


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January 24, 2022
Daryl Hall: First-Ever Solo Retrospective ‘BeforeAfter,’ Tour with Todd Rundgren Coming in April

This spring, Daryl Hall will step out on his own for a special solo retrospective titled BeforeAfter. The release collects 30 recordings spanning each of his five solo records outside...


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January 21, 2022
Hear AWOLNATION Cover Scorpions’ “Wind of Change,” ft. Incubus’ Brandon Boyd and Portugal. the Man

Originally released on 1990’s Crazy World album, the soaring power ballad “Wind of Change” would go on to become a massive success for German hard-rock band Scorpions. Its music video was...


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January 21, 2022
Motion City Soundtrack Announces Rescheduled ‘Commit This to Memory’ 17th Anniversary Tour for Summer 2022

Motion City Soundtrack has tried for a few years now to tour in commemoration of the 15th anniversary of its breakthrough 2005 album, Commit This To Memory. First, the onset...


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January 21, 2022
Boston Calling 2022: Foo Fighters/The Strokes/Metallica Headlining Memorial Day Weekend Festival

The lineup and details for this year’s Boston Calling festival were revealed on Friday, and it’ll be a good time for fans of rock bands. Headlining the Memorial Day Weekend...


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January 21, 2022
Hear the Foo Fighters Get Loud with “Fraggle Rock Rock,” from the New Apple TV+ Reboot of the Jim Henson Series

Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock is a new reboot of the classic Jim Henson series that premiered on Apple TV+ today, Jan. 21. Accompanying the reboot’s premiere is an...


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January 21, 2022
Rest in Peace, Comedian Louie Anderson: Three-Time Emmy Winner Dies at 68 After Cancer Fight

Louie Anderson, the famed comedian/actor whose career spanned decades and included beloved roles in a number of projects, has passed away at the age of 68. The unfortunate news was...


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January 21, 2022
The Head and the Heart Announce ‘Every Shade of Blue’ 2022 Tour, Share New Song & Announce Album

Later this year, indie/folk ensemble The Head and the Heart will embark on a sizable tour of big venues across North America, and the band has assembled a strong set...


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January 21, 2022
Rest in Peace, Meat Loaf: 1947-2022 (Iconic Singer/Actor Remembered by Peers)

Meat Loaf has passed away at the age of 74, it was announced early Friday. TMZ reported his passing, noting that he died after a fight with COVID-19 after falling...


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January 21, 2022
Out Now: John Mellencamp’s New Album ‘Strictly a One-Eyed Jack,’ ft. Three Songs w/ Bruce Springsteen (Listen)

Today, Jan. 21, revered singer/songwriter John Mellencamp returned with Strictly a One-Eyed Jack, a new studio album that serves as his 25th record to date and the first since 2017’s...


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January 21, 2022
New from Papa Roach: Stream “Stand Up,” an Energetic Call-To-Action Anthem (& Spring Tour News)

Shared on Friday by Papa Roach, “Stand Up” is a song with a specific — and powerful — message. “‘Stand Up’ is inspired by the social unrest of marginalized people...


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January 20, 2022
Adele’s Las Vegas Residency Postponed, Singer Announces in Emotional Video (“I’m Gutted.”)

Adele was to begin her globally anticipated Weekends with Adele residency at the Colosseum at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas this week, but the singer/songwriter revealed in a social media...


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January 20, 2022
New from Khruangbin and Leon Bridges: Hear “Chocolate Hills,” from Collaborative ‘Texas Moon’ EP Out 2/18

On Feb. 18, worldly Houston-based three-piece Khruangbin will release a new EP titled Texas Moon, a collaborative project with Leon Bridges (who also hails from Texas, Ft. Worth to be...


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January 20, 2022
The Zombies: Spring U.S. Tour Still On, U.K. Spring Tour Pushed to 2023

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Zombies announced this week that they’ve tempered their 2022 touring plans a bit, due to a medical situation faced by one of the...


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January 20, 2022
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2022: The Who, Stevie Nicks, Foo Fighters, Jimmy Buffett, Lionel Richie, Willie Nelson and Many More

After taking 2021 off due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the historic New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival will return from April 29-May 8. Officially announced on Thursday, the...


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January 20, 2022
The Regrettes Reschedule Spring 2022 Tour, Building to Spots at Coachella and Bonnaroo

The Regrettes, the four-piece pop/punk band on the rise in recent years after a series of acclaimed releases, returned in the fall with an engaging new song, “Monday,” which featured...


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January 20, 2022
Rage Against the Machine Reschedules Highly Anticipated U.S. Tour (Again); Half of Tour Indefinitely Postponed

When the lineup and details were announced last week for the 2022 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, it was notable that Rage Against the Machine was no longer among...


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January 20, 2022
35th Annual Tibet House US Virtual Benefit Concert 3/3: Keanu Reeves, Patti Smith, Trey Anastasio, Laurie Anderson, More to Toast Philip Glass for 85th Birthday

March 3 is the date of this year’s 35th Annual Tibet House US Benefit Concert, one of New York City’s longest-running and most beloved cultural events. A virtual experience live...


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January 20, 2022
Ghost Returns with Twisted, Dark New Song/Video “Call Me Little Sunshine,” ‘Impera’ Album Out 3/11

Two-time Grammy-nominated Swedish hard rock/metal band Ghost dropped some big news on Thursday, and — no surprise, given the group’s overall vibe over the years — it’s heavy both with its guitars...


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January 20, 2022
Watch Bill Murray(!) Sing ‘West Side Story’ Classics and Recite Poetry at NYC”s Washington Square Park

It’s alarming how charming Bill Murray can be. The actor/comedian/thespian/legend has a knack for turning up in the least likely of situations, and his latest public cameo appearance was pretty...


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January 19, 2022
Steve Vai Postpones 2022 Tour from January to September; Needs Surgical Procedure

Guitarist Steve Vai announced this week that his planned North American tour that was to begin on Jan. 27 has been postponed to the fall due to his need of...


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January 19, 2022
KISS Announces New/Rescheduled ‘End of the Road’ U.S. Tour Dates in May

The ongoing End of the Road tour by KISS has seen its share of delays and postponements over the past few years, a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic —...


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January 19, 2022
Happy Birthday, Dolly Parton: Celebrate with Her New Song, “Big Dreams and Faded Jeans” (New Album 3/4!)

Today, Jan. 19, is the 76th birthday of undisputed national treasure and all-around cultural icon, Dolly Parton. She isn’t content to kick back, put her feet up and just enjoy...


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January 19, 2022
Joe Satriani Announces ‘The Elephants of Mars’ Album; Shares “Sahara” Video Directed by His Son, ZZ Satriani

Guitar wizard Joe Satriani will release a new record titled The Elephants of Mars on April 8. “Satch” dropped the big announcement on Wednesday, and previewed his 19th studio album...


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January 19, 2022
Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring Her ‘Jubilee’ Standout “Slide Tackle” to ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’

An eventful 2021 saw Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast enjoy a bit of a “breakout,” thanks to the June release of her latest album, Jubilee, which paired with her highly acclaimed memoir,...


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January 19, 2022
Marty Roberts of Iconic Los Angeles Lounge Act “Marty & Elayne” at The Dresden Dies at the Age of 89

Los Angeles has lost a cultural icon with the death of Marty Roberts of “Marty and Elayne,” who died on January 13th at the age of 89. His death was...


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January 18, 2022
64th Grammy Awards Rescheduled to April 3, Will Also Move from Los Angeles to Las Vegas

After being postponed from their original Jan. 31 date due to COVID-19 concerns, the 64th Grammy Awards have now been rescheduled for April 3 — but at MGM Grand Garden...


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January 18, 2022
When We Were Young Festival: My Chemical Romance, Paramore, Avril Lavigne and a Ton of Other Acts from That Era – October 2022 in Las Vegas

The Vans Warped Tour may be a relic of the past, but several of the highest-profile acts from the Warped era will gather at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds on...


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January 18, 2022
Mudhoney Expands 2022 World Tour with North American Leg in the Spring (Some Shows with Meat Puppets)

Mudhoney, the Seattle-based band that inspired many bands with its groundbreaking sound in the mid-1980s (with Kurt Cobain an especially noteworthy devotee), is preparing a new album, which would be...


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January 18, 2022
311 Sets Spring Tour Dates Around 311 Day Events and Festival Appearances

This spring is gearing up to be a busy one for reggae/rock vets