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Pearl Jam, R.E.M. & More Featured On Abortion Access Benefit Album

Pearl Jam, R.E.M. & More Featured On Abortion Access Benefit Album

Pearl Jam, R.E.M. and many more feature on a new limited-version compilation album that benefits abortion access. Good Music to Ensure Safe Abortion Access to All, an exclusive to Bandcamp, drops on Friday, October 7, for 24 hours only, according to Billboard. In addition to Pearl Jam and R.E.M, the mammoth 49-track collection features previously… ... Continue Reading
Iron Maiden To Release Triple Vinyl 'Number Of The Beast' For 40th Anniversary

Iron Maiden To Release Triple Vinyl 'Number Of The Beast' For 40th Anniversary

Iron Maiden have announced plans to release a triple vinyl of The Number Of The Beast in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the iconic band's third album. Iron Maiden - The Number of The Beast/Beast Over Hammersmith will arrive on November 18 via BMG. Included in the new vinyl package is Beast Over Hammersmith,… ... Continue Reading
Epiphone Launches Low-Cost Version Of Tony Iommi's Signature SG Special

Epiphone Launches Low-Cost Version Of Tony Iommi's Signature SG Special

Epiphone has launched a low-cost version of Tony Iommi's signature SG Special, a model based on the Black Sabbath legend's "Monkey" guitar. The guitar, which has a 24.75" scale length, is constructed with a two-piece mahogany body in a Vintage Cherry finish, and a bound, one-piece mahogany neck with a custom, "Iommi C" profile and… ... Continue Reading
Arctic Monkeys Share Video For New Single 'Body Paint'

Arctic Monkeys Share Video For New Single 'Body Paint'

Indie rock band Arctic Monkeys recently dropped a new song "Body Paint," the second single from their seventh studio album, The Car, along with an accompanying music video. "Straight from the cover shoot/There's still a trace of body paint/On your legs and on your arms and on your face," sings Alex Turner. "And I'm keeping… ... Continue Reading
Judas Priest's Richie Faulkner Reveals He Underwent Second Open Heart Surgery

Judas Priest's Richie Faulkner Reveals He Underwent Second Open Heart Surgery

Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner has revealed that he has undergone a second open heart surgery. "One year ago today. Less than an hour before my life changed forever," Faulkner revealed on social media. "It's crazy how one minute you're listening to the crowd singing war pigs- everything normal, everything seemingly fine- the next it… ... Continue Reading
Volbeat Release Live Video For 'Shotgun Blues'

Volbeat Release Live Video For 'Shotgun Blues'

Volbeat recently shared a live video of the entire performance recorded during the rock band's recent show in San Diego as part of their "Wait A Minute. Let's Tour." "Shotgun Blues - Official Bootleg Live from San Diego" was captured during one of the band's first shows back on the road in Autumn 2021. This… ... Continue Reading
Video For Joe Strummer's 'Fantastic' Arrives Featuring Never-Before-Seen Footage

Video For Joe Strummer's 'Fantastic' Arrives Featuring Never-Before-Seen Footage

Dark Horse Records has released a new video of Joe Strummer's "Fantastic." The Lance Bangs-directed music video features previously unseen footage from the Joe Strummer Archive. The video features archival footage shot by Strummer, Dick Rude, Julien Temple, Don Letts, and Josh Cheuse, along with a special cameo by Eddie Vedder. The previously unreleased track… ... Continue Reading
Filter Announce New Single 'For The Beaten'

Filter Announce New Single 'For The Beaten'

Filter have announced the upcoming release of their new single, "For The Beaten," on October 14 via Golden Robot Records. The track will be the iconic band's first new track in two years. The track is described as "nothing short of classic FILTER and exactly what hardcore fans of the band have been anticipating for… ... Continue Reading
Jimmy Eat World Share Acoustic Version Of 'Something Loud'

Jimmy Eat World Share Acoustic Version Of 'Something Loud'

Arizona rockers Jimmy Eat World recently released an intimate acoustic-driven version of their current hit song "Something Loud." "We thought it would be fun to make a stripped-down, alt version of 'Something Loud' along with some kind of video element," says Jim Adkins. "As we recorded parts, we filmed it. So what you're watching is… ... Continue Reading
Pink Floyd's 'Animals' Reaches Top 10 On Billboard's Album Sales Chart After Reissue

Pink Floyd's 'Animals' Reaches Top 10 On Billboard's Album Sales Chart After Reissue

Pink Floyd's 1977 album Animals has returned to the top 10 on Billboard's Top Album Sales Chart following its reissue. The five-track album was reissued in a new mix on CD, vinyl, Blu-ray, SACD and digital download configurations on September 16. Animals is ranked at No. 3 with 20,000 copies sold in the U.S. in… ... Continue Reading
Godsmack Return With Brooding New Single 'Surrender'

Godsmack Return With Brooding New Single 'Surrender'

American rock band Godsmack have returned with a brand new single, "Surrender," via BMG. The track marks the first music from the band in four years, following their gold-certified 2018 album When Legends Rise. "'Surrender' is a very cut-and-dry song," says frontman Sully Erna. "It's simply about the exhaustion we can all feel in relationships… ... Continue Reading
Tesla Announce Five-Night Las Vegas Residency

Tesla Announce Five-Night Las Vegas Residency

Tesla have announced a special five-night residency next year, their first-ever residency in Las Vegas, to celebrate 36 years of the rock band's career. The first of the five shows will take place inside the House Of Blues Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on the famed Las Vegas Strip on March 17,… ... Continue Reading
Metallica Announce Special Show Celebrating Megaforce Records Founders

Metallica Announce Special Show Celebrating Megaforce Records Founders

Metallica have announced that they are adding one more night to their tour calendar this year with a special show celebrating the life, legacy and achievements of Megaforce Records founders Jonny Zazula and Marsha Zazula. The quartet will be playing a special setlist of songs from their days with Jonny and his wife Marsha at… ... Continue Reading
David Lee Roth Shares New 'Studio Live' Version Of 'Dance The Night Away'

David Lee Roth Shares New 'Studio Live' Version Of 'Dance The Night Away'

David Lee Roth recently shared a new "studio live" version of the Van Halen classic "Dance The Night Away." The track was recorded on May 3, 2022 as part of an extremely fast-paced session. The singer was joined for the session by guitarist Al Estrada, bassist Ryan Wheeler and drummer Francis Valentino. The Roth band… ... Continue Reading
Beck Shares Cover Of Neil Young's 'Old Man'

Beck Shares Cover Of Neil Young's 'Old Man'

Beck recently shared a cover of Neil Young's classic, "Old Man." The cover had featured in a promotional clip for this weekend's NFL game between Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Kansas City Chiefs. Beck's version is now available to stream or download as a stand-alone digital single. The cover's lyrics "24 and there's so much more"… ... Continue Reading
Mickey Guyton Joins Metallica On 'Nothing Else Matters' At Global Citizen Festival

Mickey Guyton Joins Metallica On 'Nothing Else Matters' At Global Citizen Festival

Mickey Guyton joined Metallica onstage to perform "Nothing Else Matters," when the band was playing a set at the Global Citizen Festival in New York City's Central Park on Saturday night (September 24). Guyton, who was invited by Metallica during their performance, had played at the festival earlier in the day. "Finally a real singer!"… ... Continue Reading
Smashing Pumpkins Announce Three-Act Rock Opera 'ATUM,' Share New Single 'Beguiled'

Smashing Pumpkins Announce Three-Act Rock Opera 'ATUM,' Share New Single 'Beguiled'

The Smashing Pumpkins recently announced they will release their 12th studio album, ATUM (pronounced "Autumn"), which will be a three-act rock opera. The band has also released a new song, "Beguiled," from the upcoming album. The 33-song rock opera is billed as a sequel to 1995's Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness and 2000's Machina/Machine… ... Continue Reading
Skid Row Release Explosive New Single 'Time Bomb'

Skid Row Release Explosive New Single 'Time Bomb'

Skid Row recently dropped an explosive new single, "Time Bomb," from the band's upcoming album, The Gang's All Here. The video for "Time Bomb" was directed by Dale "Rage" Resteghini. The band had previously released "Tear It Down" and the title track. The Gang's All Here, which is scheduled for release on October 14, introduces… ... Continue Reading
The Pretty Reckless Share Acoustic Version Of 'Harley Darling'

The Pretty Reckless Share Acoustic Version Of 'Harley Darling'

The Pretty Reckless recently released an acoustic version of "Harley Darling," a track set to feature on their upcoming new collection of music, Other Worlds, due out on November 4 via Fearless Records. The band dressed down this favorite from Death By Rock And Roll to its bare essence with a stirring and striking acoustic… ... Continue Reading
5 Seconds Of Summer Share Performance Video For Latest Single 'Bad Omens'

5 Seconds Of Summer Share Performance Video For Latest Single 'Bad Omens'

5 Seconds of Summer recently released a video featuring their performance of "Bad Omens," a song from their 19-track fifth studio album, 5SOS5. The band played the song during their "The Feeling of Falling Upwards" global livestream event at London's Royal Albert Hall last Thursday (September 22), that marked the celebration of the release of… ... Continue Reading
Drowning Pool Release New Single 'A Devil More Damned'

Drowning Pool Release New Single 'A Devil More Damned'

Drowning Pool recently released "A Devil More Damned," a song from the Texas heavy metal band's upcoming album, Strike A Nerve. Drowning Pool's first album since 2016, Strike A Nerve will be released on CD, 180-gram vinyl and digital on September 30 via T-Boy/UMe. Speaking about the 11-track album, Jasen Moreno said, "This record is… ... Continue Reading
Rolling Stones Share Restored 'Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby' Videos

Rolling Stones Share Restored 'Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby' Videos

The Rolling Stones recently released two official music videos for their hit single "Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow?" Both versions were filmed in 1966 by director Peter Whitehead but were rejected at the time. The live performance video features the band's performance at the Royal Albert Hall in London on… ... Continue Reading
Nancy Wilson Pays Tribute To Taylor Hawkins With 'Amigo Amiga'

Nancy Wilson Pays Tribute To Taylor Hawkins With 'Amigo Amiga'

Nancy Wilson recently released "Amigo Amiga," a tribute to late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. The Heart singer and guitarist is set to perform the song at the Foo Fighters' all-star Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert to be held at the Kia Forum in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Wilson began writing the powerful, heartfelt homage after… ... Continue Reading
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers 'Live At The Fillmore' Box Set Coming In November

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers 'Live At The Fillmore' Box Set Coming In November

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers are set to release a box set featuring their live performances during their 20-night 1997 residency at the Fillmore in San Francisco. The Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Live At The Fillmore box set will drop on November 25 via Warner Records. The collection will be available as a 4-CD… ... Continue Reading
Queens Of The Stone Age To Reissue Three Landmark Albums On Vinyl

Queens Of The Stone Age To Reissue Three Landmark Albums On Vinyl

Queens Of The Stone Age have announced plans to reissue three of their landmark albums on vinyl. The group's self-titled 1998 debut album will be out on vinyl on October 21. The record will be restored to its original track listing. Tracks added on the 2011 reissue will not find a place in the vinyl… ... Continue Reading
Roger Waters Announces U.K. Arena Dates On 'This Is Not A Drill' Tour

Roger Waters Announces U.K. Arena Dates On 'This Is Not A Drill' Tour

Roger Waters has announced three new U.K. arena dates for his farewell tour, titled the "This Is Not A Drill" Tour. The former Pink Floyd frontman will kick off the dates at the Utilita Arena in Birmingham on May 31, 2023, followed by performances at Glasgow's OVO Hydro on June 2 and London's The O2… ... Continue Reading
The 1975 Share Video For Tender New Single 'All I Need To Hear'

The 1975 Share Video For Tender New Single 'All I Need To Hear'

The 1975 recently released a video for their new single "All I Need To Hear," a track from their upcoming album, Being Funny in a Foreign Language, due out on October 14 via Dirty Hit. Samuel Bradley directed the video. "'Cause I don't need music in my ears/ I don't need the crowds and the… ... Continue Reading
Red Hot Chili Peppers Pay Tribute To Eddie Van Halen With New Song 'Eddie'

Red Hot Chili Peppers Pay Tribute To Eddie Van Halen With New Song 'Eddie'

Red Hot Chili Peppers pay tribute to the late Eddie Van Halen through their new song, "Eddie." "Sometimes we don't realize how deeply affected and connected we are to artists until the day they die," RHCP singer Anthony Kiedis wrote on Instagram, introducing the band's tribute to the iconic guitarist. "Eddie Van Halen was a… ... Continue Reading
Megan Thee Stallion To Host 'SNL,' Kendrick Lamar, Willow Announced As Musical Guests

Megan Thee Stallion To Host 'SNL,' Kendrick Lamar, Willow Announced As Musical Guests

Megan Thee Stallion is set to host an episode of the 48th season of the long-running comedy sketch series "Saturday Night Live." In addition to Megan, "Saturday Night Live" has tapped in actor Miles Teller and Brendon Gleeson to kick off the show's 48th season. NBC announced that "SNL" will return on October 1 with… ... Continue Reading
R.E.M.'s 'Losing My Religion' Video Joins YouTube's 1 Billion Views Club

R.E.M.'s 'Losing My Religion' Video Joins YouTube's 1 Billion Views Club

R.E.M.'s "Losing My Religion" video has joined the YouTube's 1 billion views club. According to the video sharing platform, the clip has averaged over 300,000 views globally per day across YouTube so far this year. "Losing My Religion" was released as the first single from the alternative rock band's 1991 album Out of Time. "Losing… ... Continue Reading
Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard Stadium Tour Earns Over $173 Million

Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard Stadium Tour Earns Over $173 Million

Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard's Stadium Tour has grossed over $173 million in ticket earnings. According to Billboard, the Stadium Tour has turned out to be the biggest tour of their careers. The tour, which also featured Poison and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, sold over 1.3 million tickets. The Stadium Tour sold an average… ... Continue Reading
Spoon Announce 'Lucifer On The Moon' Remix Album

Spoon Announce 'Lucifer On The Moon' Remix Album

Spoon have announced Lucifer on the Moon, a remix album of their 2022 LP Lucifer on the Sofa. The remix album is being helmed by producer and On-U Sound founder Adrian Sherwood and will drop on November 4 via Matador. Spoon have shared a track from the album, "On the Radio." "I got into the… ... Continue Reading
Joe Walsh Partners With Veeps For VetsAid 2022 Livestream

Joe Walsh Partners With Veeps For VetsAid 2022 Livestream

Joe Walsh has partnered with Veeps to livestream VetsAid 2022, the sixth edition of the annual festival. VetsAid 2022 will feature performances by the newly reunited James Gang, (Walsh, Jimmy Fox and Dale Peters) for a final performance, with special guest Dave Grohl, as well as Nine Inch Nails, the Black Keys and the Breeders.… ... Continue Reading
Ozzy Osbourne Tops Billboard's Album Sales Chart For First Time With 'Patient Number 9'

Ozzy Osbourne Tops Billboard's Album Sales Chart For First Time With 'Patient Number 9'

Ozzy Osbourne has finally earned his first No. 1 on Billboard's Top Album Sales chart with his 13th solo studio album, Patient Number 9. The album, released on September 9, sold 52,500 copies in the U.S. in the week ending September 15, according to Luminate. Patient Number 9 also opens at No. 1 on Billboard's… ... Continue Reading
Metallica Announce Helping Hands Concert & Auction In Los Angeles

Metallica Announce Helping Hands Concert & Auction In Los Angeles

Metallica have announced their third Helping Hands Concert & Auction to help those in need. The metal legends said they are "psyched" to be celebrating the achievements of the All Within My Hands foundation, a non-profit foundation focused on creating sustainable communities by tackling issues including hunger and workforce education. The band said "some amazing… ... Continue Reading
Living Colour Recruit Steve Vai For 'Cult Of Personality' Remake

Living Colour Recruit Steve Vai For 'Cult Of Personality' Remake

Living Colour have teamed up with Steve Vai for a remake of their signature hit "Cult Of Personality." "Cult of Personality" was the opening track and second single from Living Colour's 1988 debut studio album Vivid. The song was released on July 14, 1988, and reached No. 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No.… ... Continue Reading
Guns N' Roses Announce Massive 'Use Your Illusion I & II' Box Set

Guns N' Roses Announce Massive 'Use Your Illusion I & II' Box Set

Celebrating the 31st anniversary of their two-album set Use Your Illusion I & II, Guns N' Roses will release a massive box set on November 11 via UME/Geffen. The 97-track collection, titled Guns N' Roses - Use Your Illusion I & II Super Deluxes, will feature 63 previously unreleased songs. The box set is available… ... Continue Reading
L.A. District Attorney To Review Sexual Abuse Case Against Marilyn Manson

L.A. District Attorney To Review Sexual Abuse Case Against Marilyn Manson

The Los Angeles District Attorney's Office is now set to review the sexual abuse case against Marilyn Manson after detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Special Victims Bureau submitted the case to L.A. District Attorney's office. The L.A. District Attorney's office said that the investigators from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department provided… ... Continue Reading
John Entwistle Collection 'Rarities Oxhumed - Volume One' Coming In October

John Entwistle Collection 'Rarities Oxhumed - Volume One' Coming In October

A posthumous John Entwistle collection, featuring unreleased and remastered studio tracks, demos, and live tracks, will be released on October 21. Rarities Oxhumed - Volume One is the first in a series of posthumous releases coming from Entwistle as part of a new partnership with Deko Entertainment and Entwistle's longtime friend and collaborator Steve Luongo.… ... Continue Reading
Jack White Adds One-Off New Zealand Concert To Pacific Rim Leg Of 'Supply Chain Issues Tour'

Jack White Adds One-Off New Zealand Concert To Pacific Rim Leg Of 'Supply Chain Issues Tour'

Frontier Touring has announced that Jack White is adding a one-off New Zealand concert in Christchurch to The Pacific Rim Leg of his "The Supply Chain Issues Tour." White will perform at the Christchurch Town Hall on November 21, making it his first performance in the beautiful South Island. The 12-time Grammy Award-winner will be… ... Continue Reading
Wolfgang Van Halen's Mammoth WVH To Release Deluxe Edition Of Debut Album

Wolfgang Van Halen's Mammoth WVH To Release Deluxe Edition Of Debut Album

Wolfgang Van Halen has announced a deluxe edition of his band Mammoth WVH's self-titled debut album. The deluxe version of Mammoth WVH, which arrives November 11, will feature "Talk & Walk," which was previously only available on the Japanese edition of the album, along with two other unreleased songs: "As Long As You're Not You"… ... Continue Reading
Blackened Announces Second Release In Metallica-Inspired Whiskey Series

Blackened Announces Second Release In Metallica-Inspired Whiskey Series

Blackened American Whiskey recently announced the second release in its Metallica-inspired "Masters Of Whiskey Series." The company has launched Blackened x Wes Henderson Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey finished in white port wine casks. The limited-edition whiskey was created in partnership with Blackened American Whiskey's Master Distiller & Blender Rob Dietrich and recently retired Angel's Envy… ... Continue Reading
Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds Reveals Separation From Wife Aja Volkman

Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds Reveals Separation From Wife Aja Volkman

Imagine Dragons frontman Dan Reynolds has revealed his separation from wife Aja Volkman. "I am saddened to say that after many beautiful years together Aja and I have separated," Reynolds wrote on Twitter. "Being great parents to our children is our number one priority. Thank you for always supporting us with love and care for… ... Continue Reading
Ozzy Osbourne Debuts Video Series Looking Into Making Of 'Patient Number 9'

Ozzy Osbourne Debuts Video Series Looking Into Making Of 'Patient Number 9'

Following the release of his much-anticipated Patient Number 9, Ozzy Osbourne is providing an inside look into the making of the album with a three-clip video series featuring interviews and in-studio clips with some of featured performers. The series made its debut last Friday, and the remaining clips will be released on the next two… ... Continue Reading
Vicky Cornell Opens Up About Husband Chris Cornell's Suicide

Vicky Cornell Opens Up About Husband Chris Cornell's Suicide

Vicky Cornell opened up about her late husband Chris Cornell's suicide in a recent interview. "This was like a tsunami. This was nothing. This was not on the radar. This was not like 'Oh, we have to deal with this' in any sort of way,'" Vicky said on the SiriusXM show "Gayle King in the… ... Continue Reading
Demi Lovato Releases Official Live Performance Video For 'Happy Ending'

Demi Lovato Releases Official Live Performance Video For 'Happy Ending'

Vevo recently shared Demi Lovato's official live performance video for "Happy Ending," a song from the singer's eighth studio album, Holy Fvck. The video, a single-take, is part of Vevo's Official Live Performances initiative that showcases creative collaboration with artists and their teams. "Happy Ending" follows Lovato's previously released official live performances videos for "Freak,"… ... Continue Reading
Ozzy Osbourne Has Recorded Unreleased Songs With Taylor Hawkins

Ozzy Osbourne Has Recorded Unreleased Songs With Taylor Hawkins

Ozzy Osbourne's producer Andrew Watt revealed in an interview with Rolling Stone that Ozzy recorded several unreleased songs with late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. Watt said he enlisted Hawkins and Red Hot Chili Peppers' drummer Chad Smith for Ozzy's album Patient Number 9. Hawkins played drums on a number of tracks on the album,… ... Continue Reading
'The Essential Foo Fighters' Compilation Coming Next Month

'The Essential Foo Fighters' Compilation Coming Next Month

Foo Fighters are set to drop a new compilation album, The Essential Foo Fighters, on October 28 via Sony Legacy. The new compilation, which follows the group's Greatest Hits album from 2009, will include 19 tracks on CD, with two additional songs - "Breakout" and "Waiting On A War" - arriving on the LP. It… ... Continue Reading
Velvet Underground Documentary Getting Criterion Collection Release

Velvet Underground Documentary Getting Criterion Collection Release

The Criterion Collection will release a new 4K digital master of the 2021 documentary film, The Velvet Underground, on December 13. The film was previously available to stream only on Apple TV+. The film about the rock band features audio commentary from director Todd Haynes and editors Affonso Gonçalves and Adam Kurnitz. Also included in… ... Continue Reading
Ozzy Osbourne Shares Full NFL Halftime Performance

Ozzy Osbourne Shares Full NFL Halftime Performance

Heavy metal legend Ozzy Osbourne has shared pro-shot video of his halftime show for the Los Angeles Rams season opener at SoFi Stadium last week. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and Grammy-winning singer and songwriter had performed the show, featuring "Patient Number 9" and his signature song "Crazy Train," on the eve of… ... Continue Reading

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