general music news:
Henry Rollins: 'Bigotry and Racial Prejudice in America Will Not Die, They're Alive in Ferguson'
"Over and over again, it's been proven to African-Americans that their lives are not worth as much as other people's."

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 05:15 pm

 
Dave Lombardo: 'Music Lessons Were a Waste of Money for Me'
"I didn't start using metronome until 1996," the drummer adds.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 02:52 pm

 
Ted Nugent and Sebastian Bach Trade Nasty 'Weak' Barbs
What's the definition of the world "weak?" Let's figure it out!

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 10:27 am

 
Stream Robert Plant's New Album 'Lullaby and ... the Ceaseless Roar'
His final piece ... or is it?

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 10:11 am

 
Faith No More Is 'Considering Doing Something New,' Says Bassist Billy Gould
"I think we still have a lot of potential to do really good things, and I think our heads, musically speaking, are in a really good space," the bassist told.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 09:25 am

 
Exodus Detail 'Blood in, Blood Out'
Thrash veterans release 10th album in October.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 08:41 am

 
Bloc Party's Kele Okereke Dismisses Idea of 'Silent Alarm' Anniversary Tour
The band's debut album 'Silent Alarm' will turn 10 next year.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 07:41 am

 
Vinnie Paul Insists 'There's No Bad Blood' Between Him and the Other Pantera Members
"I'm just not interested," the drummer says.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 05:09 am

 
Gaslight Anthem Frontman Says Struggle of Divorce Shaped 'Get Hurt'
Brian Fallon speaks the inspiration sources of the band's latest record.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 05:05 am

 
Two Previously Unheard Adele Tracks Leak Online
Listen to "You'll Never See Me Again" and "Never Gonna Leave You" inside.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 04:59 am

 
Kasabian Announce Plans to Perform Debut Album in Full
Band will celebrate 10 years of 'Kasabian' at iTunes Festival on Friday.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 04:34 am

 
Jimi Jamison Dies at 63
The Survivor singer passes away of a heart attack.

POSTED: 09/02/2014 - 04:11 am

 
Royal Blood: 'There's Hope for Guitars and Real Music'
Also, the guys confirm European tour dates for October and November.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 06:54 pm

 
Bob Rock: 'Black Veil Brides Have That Same Drive Like All the Bands I Worked With That Succeeded'
"They actually inspire me to still make records," the legendary producer adds.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 06:02 pm

 
Vinnie Paul: 'There's No Bad Blood Between Me and Pantera Members'
"I'm just not interested," the drummer says about reconnecting with ex-bandmates.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 03:15 pm

 
Sebastian Bach to Ted Nugent: 'Being a Racist Is F--king Weak'
Singer responds to guitarist's recent comments.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 12:13 pm

 
Billy Corgan Performs 31-Song, Three-Hour Retrospective Concert in Chicago
See the singer's career-spanning set plus a few fan videos inside.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 08:50 am

 
New Order Tease Collaboration With James Murphy
Legendary musicians could be teaming up.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 08:32 am

 
Former Anthrax Singer Reveals He Could've Joined Metallica
Neil Turbin says he impressed the metal giants' manager during "Fistful of Metal" sessions.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 08:21 am

 
Kate Bush Becomes the First Female Artist in UK History to Have 8 Simultaneous Top 40 Albums
The surge in sales follows the start of the reclusive singer's Before The Dawn residency in London.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 08:03 am

 
Ted Nugent Slams Sebastian Bach as 'Weak'
Rocker criticises former Skid Row frontman's alcohol issues, despite singer saying he's sober.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 04:53 am

 
Brandon Flowers: 'The Killers Are Explorers and We're Going to Keep on Digging'
Frontman says his 2015 album does not spell the end for Las Vegas band.

POSTED: 09/01/2014 - 04:31 am

 
Royal Blood Score Fastest-Selling Rock Debut in Three Years
Self-titled record sells 66,000 units in one week, quite a feat these days.

POSTED: 08/31/2014 - 05:02 pm

 
Hole Reunion Back on Track for 2015, Courtney Love Confirms
Meanwhile, Love tells Billy Corgan to grow up.

POSTED: 08/31/2014 - 04:22 pm

 
Nirvana Mural Unveiled in Kurt Cobain's Hometown
Beats the ugly statue, that's for sure.

POSTED: 08/31/2014 - 01:42 pm

 
Jason Becker on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: 'I Just Can't Thank Everyone Enough for Their Support'
"I hope something great comes out of it for ALS patients," guitar icon adds.

POSTED: 08/30/2014 - 07:31 pm

 
Ted Nugent: 'Tom Morello Claims to Be an Ultra-Liberal, But He's Actually a Lot Like Me'
"We should talk politics on film sometime, it's quite telling."

POSTED: 08/30/2014 - 06:56 pm

 
Robert Plant Rips Spotify as 'A Hell of a Compromise'
"It's heartbreaking to think that anything can be dismissed sonically by digitalized reproduction."

POSTED: 08/30/2014 - 06:41 pm

 
Original Jethro Tull Bassist Glenn Cornick Passes Away at 67
Musician found dead of congestive heart failure at his Hawaii home.

POSTED: 08/30/2014 - 05:43 pm

 
Mike Portnoy Open to Dream Theater Reunion, But Wouldn't Bet on It
"I'm a very nostalgic person, I forgive and forget very easily," the drummer says.

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 10:12 pm

 
Smashing Pumpkins Calling It Quits if New Albums Flop, Billy Corgan Says
"I'm either going to bail on this ship for good, or I'm going to have a new ship."

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 04:59 pm

 
Phil Anselmo: 'Metallica Never Should Have Released 'Load,' It's a Terrible Record'
"I just don't get it," the vocalist says.

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 04:11 pm

 
Smashing Pumpkins Share Puff Daddy's Unreleased Remix of 'Ava Adore'
The track is featured on the massive "Adore" reissue.

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 08:56 am

 
Ex-Iron Maiden Singer Paul Di'Anno Says His Voice Is 'Actually Getting Better' as He Is Getting Older
"I'm hitting notes Rob Halford can't hit anymore," he says.

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 08:26 am

 
John Petrucci: 'Why I Love Opeth'
The Dream Theater guitarist talks the Swedish prog metallers.

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 07:44 am

 
David Byrne Warns Scottish Referendum Voters of Danger of Independence
Scottish musician says it "might be a bit much to handle."

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 06:02 am

 
Led Zeppelin Present Second Wave of Reissues
Trailer for "Led Zeppelin IV" and "Houses of the Holy" remasters features unreleased version of "Black Dog."

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 03:57 am

 
The 1975's Matt Healy: 'I'll Always Find Ways of Disliking Myself'
Frontman discusses self-analysis of his behaviour.

POSTED: 08/29/2014 - 03:47 am

 
Robert Plant Eager to Hear New Music From Jimmy Page: 'He Should Do Something'
Led Zep frontman also talks about being one of the few remaining rock giants.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 03:59 pm

 
Linkin Park Are the 'Biggest Rock Band in the World Right Now'
According to Kerrang! magazine, of course.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 11:55 am

 
Reading and Leeds Organiser on Next Year's Headliners: 'Every Band We're Talking to Has Guitars'
Melvin Benn says he's already booked a band for the 2015 event.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 11:55 am

 
Kinks: 'No Dave, No Reunion'
Official comment slams "wrong" report that Ray will go ahead with or without his brother.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 10:57 am

 
Martin Scorsese to Direct Ramones Movie
Oscar-winning filmmaker to take the helm of biopic about seminal New York quartet to celebrate 40th anniversary.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 10:47 am

 
John Lennon's Killer: 'I'm Sorry for Being Such an Idiot'
Mark David Chapman apologises for causing pain.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 10:42 am

 
Genesis to Reissue 'Three Sides Live' Concert Film
The album, long available on VHS and Laserdisc only, gets DVD release.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 08:49 am

 
Slash Talks New 'World on Fire:' 'The Whole Process Really Started From Nothing'
Here, a few more excerpts from the axeman's exclusive chat with UG.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 07:09 am

 
Black Veil Brides Complete Fourth Studio Album
New record will be out on October 28.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 05:38 am

 
The Killers' Brandon Flowers Reveals Details of 2015 Solo Album
Frontman is working with Ariel Rechtshaid on follow up to 2010's "Flamingo."

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 05:02 am

 
Mark Lanegan Premieres New Track 'Floor of the Ocean'
Thi is the first song to come from Lanegan's new album, set for release in October.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 04:02 am

 
Andre 3000 Reveals Prince Helped Him With Stage Fright
The singer consoled the rapper after Coachella.

POSTED: 08/28/2014 - 03:08 am