general music news:
Lorde Teams Up With Chemical Brothers for 'This Is Not a Game' from 'Hunger Games' Soundtrack
Kanye West, Chvrches, Charli XCX and more will also feature on the soundtrack.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 08:21 am

 
Chvrches, the 1975, Foals to Rescore the Soundtrack to 'Drive'
Hear "Get Away" by Chvrches, for BBC Radio One.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 08:10 am

 
Bring Me the Horizon Release New Music Video, 'Drown'
The song is the first new music since "Sempiternal."

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 08:01 am

 
Paul McCartney Says Kanye West and Jay Z Was the Best Gig He's Attended
The former Beatle also reveals that he has twerked with Katy Perry.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 07:47 am

 
James Blunt Sorry for 'You're Beautiful': 'It Became Annoying'
Blunt says the song was force-fed down people's throats.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 07:38 am

 
Paul Stanley: 'Illegal Music Downloading Is Morally and Ethically Wrong'
KISS frontman compares file sharing to stealing a car.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 07:15 am

 
Dave Grohl: Calling Myself an Ambassador of Rock 'Would Be Pretentious and Egotistical'
"To me, it's just a labor of love."

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 07:11 am

 
Sebastian Bach on Gene Simmons' 'Rock Is Dead' Claim: 'I Get Enough Rock in My Life'
"I rock as hard as I can, and then I go to sleep," the singer says.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 06:48 am

 
Paul McCartney Shares Version of 'Beware My Love' With John Bonham on Drums
The song is included into the "Wings at the Speed of Sound" album reissue.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 05:28 am

 
Dave Grohl Shares Unreleased Version of Nirvana's 'Heart Shaped Box' Video
See how Dave Grohl fronted the band before there were Foo Fighters.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 05:15 am

 
Duff McKagan Says Kids Today Don't Listen to Full-Length Albums
"We just grew up in a different time," the bassist says.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 04:46 am

 
U2 Manager Hails 'Great Result' as 'Free' Album Charts at Number Six
'Songs of Innocence' was released physically on October 13.

POSTED: 10/21/2014 - 04:06 am

 
Devin Townsend: We Played for 50 People on Final Strapping Young Lad Tour, And Now Fans Want Reunion
Hevy Devy talks peculiar behavior of metal fans.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 06:05 pm

 
Corey Taylor: If I Took Online Comments Seriously, 'I'd Be Curled Up in Fetal Position, Sucking on My Thumb'
"I love it, though," the Slipknot vocalist adds.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 05:19 pm

 
Led Zeppelin Lose First Round of 'Stairway' Lawsuit
Judge denies motion to dismiss without prejudice.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 04:22 pm

 
Alice in Chains: Grunge Didn't Kill Glam
"It was a really fun time," Mike Inez says about the abundance of girls in LA during '80s.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 03:14 pm

 
Exodus: The Big Four Is Really 'The Big One and the Other Three'
"And I love every single one of them," Steve Souza adds.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 02:37 pm

 
Foo Fighters Unveil 'Something From Nothing' Video
Check out Dave Grohl and co. rocking it hard with Mr. Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 01:52 pm

 
At the Gates Unveil 'Death and the Labyrinth' Promo
Watch video for track taken from Swedish band's new album.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 12:26 pm

 
Aerosmith's Joey Kramer 'Better Than Ever' After Heart Scare
"I feel great and the playing is great," the sticksman says.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 12:14 pm

 
Pearl Jam Premiere New Song 'Moline' Live
Band also performed their 1996 album 'No Code' from start to finish.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 12:06 pm

 
Deep Purple's Ian Gillan on Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: 'Who the Hell Wants to Be in an Institution?'
"I don't think they quite understand what we are," singer said.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 11:57 am

 
Black Sabbath's Bill Ward Pays Tribute to Metallica's Lars Ulrich: 'He Is an Exceptional Drummer'
"His drum creations have brought the sound of Metallica to the very edge of metal spearhead."

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 11:32 am

 
Slipknot's New Drummer Paid Respects at Paul Gray's Grave Before Joining
The mysterious new member was taken to the bassist's grave.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 11:14 am

 
Foo Fighters Perform New Single 'Something From Nothing' Live for the First Time
Band round off week long residency on David Letterman's "The Late Show" with "Sonic Highways" track.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 09:24 am

 
Ozzy Osbourne: 'Being in a Band Is Dying Art'
"Computer age means modern musicians can't jam," says Sabbath frontman.

POSTED: 10/20/2014 - 08:43 am

 
Scott Ian: 'There Is No Disharmony Between Anthrax and Belladonna'
Singer blames internet for rumors of disharmony.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 11:18 am

 
Linkin Park Presented New Song 'White Noise' off 'Mall' Soundtrack
The first tune off the band's DJ Joe Hahn's director debut's OST is available for free download.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 10:50 am

 
Hendrix, Bowie, Satriani Announce Black Friday Record Store Day Exclusives
Classic rock will be well represented in this year's Black Friday Record Store Day releases.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 10:48 am

 
Has Phil Rudd Left AC/DC?
New, Rudd-less photo prompts speculation.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 10:25 am

 
Julian Casablancas Says He 'Doesn't Feel Anything' When Playing Strokes Songs
Casablancas says an open mic singer in a bar probably enjoys himself more than he does performing "Last Nite."

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 10:09 am

 
U2 Responds to Free Album Critics: 'It Was a Great Thing to Do'
"Most people thought it was great and really thought it was a generous act," the Edge and Bono say.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 08:30 am

 
K.K. Downing Doesn't Regret Leaving Judas Priest: 'I Thought That It Had Run Its Course'
"I sent an email saying 'good luck with the new tour, guys' to the management office," says ex-axeman.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 05:30 am

 
If KISS Started Today? 'We'd Be F--ked,' Says Paul Stanley
The frontman also keeps the war of words going, calling Criss and Frehley "flat tires."

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 05:11 am

 
Unreleased Bob Dylan Track 'Dress It Up, Better Have It All' Streams Online
"The Basement Tapes Complete" will be released on November 4.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 04:22 am

 
Stream Mark Lanegan Band's New Album 'Phantom Radio'
Listen to the ex-QOTSA singer's new album prior to its release.

POSTED: 10/17/2014 - 04:14 am

 
Slash: Why Corey Taylor and Sebastian Bach Didn't Join Velvet Revolver
Guitarist explains why neither of two rock titans didn't land the gig, calls Taylor "closest."

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 08:55 pm

 
Not a Single Artist Went Platinum in 2014, Report Confirms
If "Frozen" soundtrack is excluded, not a single album sold over a million units.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 05:43 pm

 
No New A7X Album Until 2016, Says M. Shadows
"We have ideas but don't wanna get the rumors swirling just yet," the singer adds.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 04:26 pm

 
Dave Lombardo: 'Today's Thrash Is Missing the Human Element'
"The drums have absolutely no human element," the drummer tells UG.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 03:17 pm

 
Slipknot: In Our Absence, Certain Bands Have Taken Music in Negative Direction
"We're not going to allow you to turn music into car insurance or hamburgers," says Corey Taylor.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 02:23 pm

 
Pixies Announce 25th Anniversary Reissue of 'Doolittle'
The comprehensive package features three discs.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 09:36 am

 
Corey Taylor Discusses the Upcoming Slipknot Tour With Korn
The two nu metal giants will hit the road together this fall.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 08:56 am

 
Bob Geldof Blames Himself for Daughter Peaches' Death
The Boomtown Rats singer opens up to ITV News.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 08:42 am

 
Neil Young: 'We Should Impeach President Obama for Fracking'
Young releases his newest album 'Storytone' on November 3.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 08:38 am

 
Judas Priest's Rob Halford Thought He Would 'Get Rejection' From Fans After Coming Out as Gay
"Nothing could have been further from the truth," the singer says.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 08:22 am

 
Nikki Sixx Says 'New Blood' in Rock Proves Gene Simmons Wrong
"Gene's not the first to not have his finger on the pulse, and won't be the last," says bassist.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 07:54 am

 
Heart Join Foo Fighters for 'Kick It Out' on Letterman
The second performance of the band's week-long residency is available.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 07:27 am

 
Jim Root: 'At Least One Guy' in Stone Sour Is 'Only Concerned About Money'
Guitarist claims this man just wants to write "poppy rock" songs for the radio.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 06:51 am

 
The Doors to Receive Classic Rock Inspiration Award
Robby Krieger and John Densmore will collect the award at Classic Rock's Roll of Honour show in November.

POSTED: 10/16/2014 - 05:25 am