general music news:
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

Rex Brown: 'If There Ever Was a Time for Pantera Reunion, It's Now'
"We're getting older," the bassist adds.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 03:42 pm

Rainbow Reunion Is 'Very Possible,' Says Joe Lynn Turner
"Last year, I wouldn't say it. But this year I say it."

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 01:37 pm

Slayer Returns To Studio To Record New Album
The first album without Jeff Hanneman is underway.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 09:10 am

Prince Teams Up With Lianne La Havas for New Track 'Clouds'
Song will be featured on upcoming LP "Art Official Age."

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 09:02 am

Suicidal Tendencies Bassist Tim Williams Passes Away
No further details have been announced yet.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 08:58 am

Kinks to Reunite 'With or Without Dave'
Ray Davies confirms 2015 activity regardless of his brother's decision - and reveals new material is being recorded without him.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 08:49 am

Manic Street Preachers to Play Special 'Holy Bible' Show for BBC
Band to perform huge show for Radio 4 Mastertapes.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 08:37 am

Lombardo Recalls the Last Conversation He Had With Slayer Members
Also, he once again reveals having "no plans" to reunite with the band.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 08:12 am

The Dillinger Escape Plan Collaborates With Rapper Jarren Benton on 'Rage' Song
Check out the audio here.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 07:33 am

Sixx: A.M.'s Cover Version of the Cars' 'Drive' Available for Streaming
The song is featured in the band's upcoming album "Modern Vintage."

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 07:22 am

Blink-182's Mark Hoppus Writes 'Cool Songs' With McBusted
Dougie Poynter reveals pop supergroup are also collaborating with All Time Low.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 07:01 am

Robert Plant Says New Album May Be His Last
The voice of Led Zeppelin hints at quitting the music.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 04:42 am

Slash: 'Aerosmith Have Made Us a Better Band'
The iconic axeman says touring with his heroes sharpened his live skills.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 04:24 am

11 Kate Bush Albums on Course to Enter This Week's Album Chart
The singer sees sales spike ahead of her live comeback.

POSTED: 08/27/2014 - 04:15 am

Geoff Tate: 'They Paid Me a Large Amount of Money for Queensryche Name, So I'm Taking a Year Off'
"We finally settled our differences," the singer adds.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 05:59 pm

Roger Waters: 'The Moral Perversity of U.S. Position in Gaza Is Stunning'
"No politician's career has ever been hurt by applauding Israel's illegal occupation."

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 03:47 pm

Vinnie Paul on Pantera Reunion: 'If Eddie Van Halen Died, Would You Ask Zakk Wylde to Fill In?'
"It's really selfish for people to think that, and it's stupid," the drummer adds.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 02:18 pm

Ed Sheeran and Placebo Join iTunes Festival Line-up
Jessie J, Deadmau5, Mary J. Blige, Tony Bennett and more also added to bill today.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 09:26 am

Mikael Akerfeldt Admits He Would Prefer Not to Let Journalists Hear Opeth's Albums Before Release
Anyway, the album is available from today.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 08:40 am

Alice Cooper to Release 'Raise the Dead – Live From Wacken'
"We're going there with the attitude of grabbing 'em by the throat and not letting 'em go," Alice says about the show.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 07:58 am

In Flames Reveal Future Hopes
Band say signing with Sony could lead to an increase in exposure.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 07:38 am

Killer Be Killed Release Video for 'Snakes of Jehovah'
The song is featured in the band's debut effort.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 07:27 am

The Cult Hint at Heavier Album
Band's Billy Duffy says next recording will have more guitars.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 07:17 am

New Rush Novel Is Underway
Neil Peart and Kevin J Anderson reunuite for "Clockwork Lives" and, reportedly, "2113."

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 04:27 am

Halford Picks 10 Albums That Changed His Life
Cream, Led Zeppelin, Hendrix and Queen among Judas Priest man's most important records.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 03:55 am

Aphex Twin Talks New Album: 'I'm a Serial Killer for Sounds'
"Syro" is due for release on September 22.

POSTED: 08/26/2014 - 03:14 am

Paul Di'Anno Scraps Retirement Plans, Launches New Band Architects of Chaoz
"I spoke to the wife and she said, 'If you stay home for two months, I'll probably murder you.'"

POSTED: 08/25/2014 - 07:14 pm

Henry Rollins Presents Follow-Up Essay on Suicide: 'I Promise I'll Dig in and Educate Myself'
"I cannot defend the views I expressed," the vocalist says.

POSTED: 08/25/2014 - 06:04 pm

John Mayer Takes Jason Becker's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge With a Heartwarming Guitar Tribute
Becker also replies, says he's "melted" by tribute, more inside.

POSTED: 08/25/2014 - 02:19 pm

Ghost Сite ABBA as Main Influence
Nameless Ghoul also insists band are unlikely to ever record metal track cover.

POSTED: 08/25/2014 - 09:06 am

Cassette Store Day to Return in 2014
It will be accompanied by the releases from Julian Casablancas, Karen O, and Foxygen.

POSTED: 08/25/2014 - 08:07 am

Limp Bizkit's 'Endless Slaughter' Video Released
"This will be the one which changes the way we make music from here on out," Fred Durst said on the upcoming album.

POSTED: 08/25/2014 - 07:10 am