Beck releasing new single via Third Man Records

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012



Well it’s about damn time! Finally, after all the soundtracks and cover songs, we’re finally getting something new from Beck Hansen and naturally Jack White’s Third Man Records would be the ones to release it.

Beck is releasing a brand new single called “I Just Started Hating Some People Today” on May 28th. He’ll be releasing it, along with the b-side “Blue Randy”, via Third… Read More

John Frusciante releasing solo EP, Letur Lefr

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012



Looks like John Frusciante is going to be just fine without his Red Hot Chili Pepper bandmates. The former guitarist has announced the release of a brand new solo EP called Letur Lefr which will be released on July 9th.

reports that the album will feature five new songs and will be released in a wide range of formats including cassette… Read More

Bill Ward not drumming for Black Sabbath reunion shows

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012



It’s official. The Black Sabbath reunion isn’t a complete one. Drummer Bill Ward has decided to pass on playing the upcoming Sabbath gigs including a headlining slot at Lollapalooza in Chicago this August.

Ward posted a lengthy letter at his

Green Day, Neil Young Crazy Horse headlining Voodoo Experience festival

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012



The Voodoo Experience festival, which takes place on the last weekend of October in New Orleans, LA, has got some pretty big acts heading its way this year.

Green Day and Neil Young & Crazy Horse will headline this year’s installment. Other acts performing include Gary Clark, Jr., Skrillex, Justice, Tomahawk, Bootsy… Read More

Animal Collective releasing new album, Centipede Hz, September 4th

Monday, May 14th, 2012



So after two new songs from Animal Collective hit the interwebs, we now have word that the band is releasing a brand new album this September.

Centipede Hz is its name and you’ll be able to purchase it on September 4th. It’s the band’s first album since 2009′s Merriweather Post Pavilion and, if you head to the , you can check out a video announcing… Read More

Blur announce short UK summer tour

Monday, May 14th, 2012



You lucky, lucky Brits. First, Manchester City turns the country on its head with a win yesterday and now Blur is giving you a small summer tour.

Damon Albarn and Co. will hit the road prior to performing in Hyde Park in London on August 12th for the closing ceremonies of the Olympics. It starts on August 1st in Margate, UK and there are also dates in Sweden and Denmark. All the dates can be seen down below.

Blur 2012 tour… Read More

Listen: The Killers cover “Go All The Way” for the Dark Shadows soundtrack

Sunday, May 13th, 2012
The Avengers is still in theaters and is still the big draw in its second week. It also had a brand new song from Soundgarden in its credits and on its soundtrack. The new Johnny Depp movie, Dark Shadows , is out this weekend and features a new cover song from The Killers. Down below, courtesy of Radio 104.5 , you can check out The Killers covering The Raspberries' "Go All The Way". The song appears on the film's soundtrack and also appears during the end credits of the film. Read More

Jimi Hendrix estate not supporting upcoming biopic featuring André 3000

Thursday, May 10th, 2012



Even though a new Jimi Hendrix biopic is currently in the works, Hendrix’s estate wants no part of it.

reports that the late guitarist’s estate, Experience Hendrix LLC, released a statement… Read More

Tom Gabel, singer of Against Me!, to start living life as a woman

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012


Photo by Cass Bird

Singer of Against Me!, Tom Gabel, decided to unleash some information that has surprised many fans. Gabel came out to announcing that she is transgender, will undergo a sex change and change her name… Read More

Shinedown, Godsmack headlining Rockstar Uproar Tour

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012



The Rockstar Uproar Festival has released its official line up and I, for one, am not all that impressed.

Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind, Papa Roach and Adelitas Way will be headlining the touring festival. Other bands performing at this year’s installment include P.O.D., Fozzy, Mindset Evolution, Candlelight Red, Deuce, Redlight King, In This Moment and Thousand Foot Krutch.

Head on over to the