general music news:
Damon Albarn Premieres Brian Eno Collaboration 'Heavy Seas of Love' Video
Blur / Gorillaz mastermind also streaming debut solo album "Everyday Robots" in full, check it out inside.

POSTED: 04/23/2014 - 04:35 am

 
Jack Black Announces Ween Frontman Aaron Freeman's New Band and Debut Single
"More genius from the master!" Jack shouts while presenting Aaron's first post-Ween song.

POSTED: 04/23/2014 - 04:26 am

 
Megadeth: 'We'll Start Piecing the New Record Together After Next Tour'
Plus a photo to make your day - 'Deth guys rocking the backstage with Nicolas Cage.

POSTED: 04/23/2014 - 04:05 am

 
Courtney Love Premieres New Song 'You Know My Name'
"I really hope guitar rock does come back," the singer adds.

POSTED: 04/23/2014 - 03:55 am

 
Watch Beck's Cover of Arcade Fire's 'Rebellion (Lies)'
Take a look at Beck's delivering of the Canadian band's smash "Funeral" hit.

POSTED: 04/23/2014 - 03:00 am

 
Pixies Stream Their First Album in 23 Years, 'Indie Cindy'
Black Francis and co return.

POSTED: 04/23/2014 - 02:39 am

 
Zack De La Rocha and Travis Barker Working With Run the Jewels
Rap duo share images of Rage Against the Machine frontman and Blink-182 sticksman from the studio.

POSTED: 04/23/2014 - 02:32 am

 
Morrissey: 'Killing Baby Seals With Lightning Brutality Is Now Canada's Primary Global Image'
"Until this annual massacre is abolished, Canada itself is regrettably fashionably dead," says ex-Smiths man.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 09:28 am

 
Sebastian Bach on New Album: 'This Is the First Record Ever That I Did Sober'
Ex-Skid Row singer opens up about "Give 'Em Hell."

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 09:19 am

 
Venom Classic Lineup Reunion Not Happening, Drummer Jeff Dunn Explains
"I did not believe for one minute there would be any realistic chance, given the past history between the members," says the sticksman.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 09:14 am

 
Dave Davies Offers Message of Support to AC/DC's Malcolm Young
Kinks guitarist reaches out to ill AC/DC member.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 09:09 am

 
Carl Barat on Libertines Reunion Rumours: 'Keep July 5 Free'
Frontman says possibility of first live shows since 2010 are "very much a possibility."

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 08:27 am

 
Listen to Dan Auerbach's Remix of Lana Del Rey's 'West Coast'
"Ultraviolence" producer decided to remake the first single off it himself.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 08:00 am

 
Ireland's Oxegen Festival Cancelled
Organisers blame a lack of headline acts combined with financial demands.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 07:31 am

 
Andreas Kisser Hoping to Reach Rammstein Status With New Band De La Tierra
Sepultura guitarist excited about performing songs in his native tongue.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 07:22 am

 
Zakk Wylde: 'What's Pre-Production? Either You Know How to Play or You Don't'
Axeman not too fond of lengthy studio sessions.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 07:18 am

 
Scar the Martyr Singer Auditions Officially Open for Public
Want to be in a band with Joey Jordison? Check out how to apply inside.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 07:09 am

 
Duff McKagan Joining Guns N' Roses at This Year's Golden Gods Awards
Could we be getting closer to Duff's full-on return?

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 06:58 am

 
Garbage Recorded New Songs for Record Store Day
The band collaborated with Brody Dalle for "Girls Talk" and also recorded "Time Will Destroy Everything."

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 04:51 am

 
Wovenwar's First Single 'All Rise' Is Available for Streaming
New tune from ex-As I Lay Dying surfaces.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 04:29 am

 
Damon Albarn Clarifies His Comments About Heroin Use
Singer says he doesn't see discussing use of illegal drug as being a mistake.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 04:11 am

 
Arcade Fire Trolled Coachella With 'Daft Punk'
Band fool fans with special guests.

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 04:02 am

 
Giorgio Moroder Revals His Remix for Coldplay's 'Midnight'
Daft Punk collaborator reworks first single from band's new album "Ghost Stories."

POSTED: 04/22/2014 - 03:38 am

 
John Frusciante Playing on Upcoming Duran Duran Album
Details regarding guitarist's appearance unknown, more info inside.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 09:05 am

 
Puddle of Mudd Singer Wes Scantlin Has Weird Onstage Meltdown, Throws Half of Stage at Crowd
Reasons behind mic-throwing tantrum unknown, video available inside.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 09:01 am

 
Bill Ward on Ozzy: 'I've Lost a Friend as Far as I'm Concerned'
Meanwhile, Ozzy named the most difficult singer to understand after recent study.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 08:50 am

 
White House Declines Petition to Deport Justin Bieber: 'Sorry to Disappoint'
"Won't be commenting on this one," the response reads.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 08:37 am

 
Born-Deaf Woman Gets to Hear for First Time, Becomes Megadeth Fan
Band even gets Sarah Churman to attend her very first metal concert.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 08:25 am

 
Pixies' Reveal Secret Record Store Day Song 'Women of War'
The track serves as a surprise included to a Record Store Day edition of "Indie Cindy."

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 08:21 am

 
Jack White Makes History With World's Fastest Released Record
The singer also debuts new material during day of festivities at Third Man Records in Nashville.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 07:25 am

 
The Libertines to Reunite for London Hyde Park Show?
The band post an image of Hyde Park on official Facebook page, fuelling speculation of reformation.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 04:38 am

 
Godsmack Complete Work on New Album
The band frontman Sully Erna comes up with the news, also promising to drop the first single off the record soon.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 03:23 am

 
Prince Returns to Warner, Releases Surprise New Single 'The Breakdown'
The singer reunites with the label after 17 years to re-release "Purple Rain," promises new album.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 03:15 am

 
Geoff Tate and Queensryche Settle Lawsuit
Both sides reached "an amicable settlement," as Michael Wilton reveals.

POSTED: 04/21/2014 - 03:00 am

 
Black Flag's Greg Ginn and Flag Settle Lawsuit
The two parties have resolved Ginn's claims new band Flag benefitted from Black Flag's identity.

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 12:25 pm

 
Pete Townshend Confirms the Who's 50th Anniversary Tour and New Album
The guitarist says "It will be a world tour."

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 12:19 pm

 
Brad Delson: 'These Songs Are All About Rediscovering the Guitar and Having a Lot of Fun With It'
Linkin Park axeman talks about the new approach to the recording, used during "The Hunting Party" sessions, as well as used gear.

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 08:49 am

 
Lorde: 'I Like Being Called Arrogant'
"I'm a really big fan of Kanye West. He's confident and I like that," the singer adds.

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 07:23 am

 
In Flames Announce New Album 'Siren Charms,' Unveil Cover Art
Album due in September, details inside.

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 07:00 am

 
Courtney Love: 'I Have a Higher Bar Than QOTSA'
"Josh Homme can play like, four notes on his bass and people take off their tops," the singer says.

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 06:02 am

 
Mastodon: 'Slayer Songs Can Give the Same Feeling You Get From a Mozart Piece'
"Music is based on an evocative feeling or attachment you have to it," drummer Brann Dailor explains.

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 05:33 am

 
Krist Novoselic: 'Maybe Nirvana Can Make New Music One Day'
Meanwhile, Dave Grohl discusses ending Courtney Love feud, saying that "we're all family."

POSTED: 04/18/2014 - 05:30 am

 
Queens of the Stone Age Share Stage With Former Bassist Nick Oliveri for First Time in 10 Years
Oliveri sings lead vocals on 'You Think I Ain’t Worth A Dollar, But I Feel Like A Millionaire' at Portland show.

POSTED: 04/17/2014 - 12:55 pm

 
Nirvana Approached Handful of Male Rock Stars and PJ Harvey for Hall of Fame Reunion
Dave Grohl suspects they were turned down 'because of how heavy the whole thing is.'

POSTED: 04/17/2014 - 12:41 pm

 
Drummer Vinnie Appice Interested in Rejoining Black Sabbath: 'I'm Here if They Need Me'
Former Sabbath/Dio drummer discusses reasons for not joining the band for "13."

POSTED: 04/17/2014 - 11:35 am

 
Mastodon Reveal New Song 'High Road'
Listen to the first tune off "Once More Round the Sun."

POSTED: 04/17/2014 - 11:28 am

 
Fall Out Boy on Download Slot: 'We Started in Hardcore'
The band claim they are "no strangers to a mosh pit" ahead of UK festival show.

POSTED: 04/17/2014 - 11:17 am

 
Steven Tyler: 'I Warned Guns N' Roses About Drugs'
"If you guys whip something out in the dressing room, I'm gonna wanna use it," singer remembers saying.

POSTED: 04/17/2014 - 10:51 am

 
Muse Fans Start Petition for 20th Anniversary Gig
The petition calls for the group to play a small show in London or Teignmouth.

POSTED: 04/17/2014 - 10:18 am

 
The Who Launching World Tour, Hoping for New Album
Band turning 50 this year, hitting the road "in good shape."

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