The Cure announce live comeback

The Cure are singing their lullabies again. The band has announced three huge festival appearances for this summer. Robert Smith and his fellows…

Original Kiss drummer named 'Drum Legend'

Original Kiss drummer Peter Criss was inducted last night (Saturday, January 14) as part of the latest Drum Legend class during the grand finals of…

Dylan pays tribute to Scorsese

The Critics’ Choice Awards on Thursday night paid tribute to one of contemporary cinema’s greatest directors, Martin Scorsese.

Springsteen's next album will be called 'Wrecking ball'

Bruce Springsteen's seventeenth studio record should be out near march and the title will probably be "Wrecking ball".

The album…

Flaming Lips reclute Yoko Ono, Bon Iver & more

The Flaming Lips are working on their new album with an intriguing bunch of special guests. The frontman Wayle Coyne has revealed that the Oklahoma…

The Stranglers announce new record "Giants"

The punk heroes are back. The Stranglers will release their new album "Giants" on March 5, the first effort since the 2006's "Suite XVI". The…

Jay Reatard's death second anniversary

On January, 13 of 2010 Jay Reatard (born Jimmy Lee Lindsey Jr) was found dead in his Memphis home. He was 29 and among the most talented musicians…

The Flaming Lips join forces with Bon Iver

October, Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne revealed plans for an upcoming compilation featuring collaborations with Death Cab For Cutie, Nick…

Blur's Graham Coxon unveils new solo album tracklist

Graham Coxon has unveiled the tracklist of his new solo album "A+E", due for release on April 2. The new effort by the ex (or current?) Blur axeman…

Madonna reveals new album title

The new Madonna's record will be titled "MDNA". The 12th studio album of the American singer will be out later this year.

Madonna…

Alice in Chains are working on a new album

After the comeback in 2009 with "Black Gives Way to Blue" (featuring new singer William Duvall), Alice in Chains are working on a new album.

Velvet Underground sue Warhol Foundation

New York rock group, the Velvet Underground, took legal action on Wednesday to stop its famous Andy Warhol-designed banana being used on covers for…

Gillespie wanted Bez to join Primal Scream

Bobby Gillespie wanted to replace Primal Scream's bassist Mani with Bez from The Happy Mondays. The story comes from Gillespie himself, speaking…

Leonard Cohen streams new single "Darkness"

Finally, he's back. Leonard Cohen is streaming his new single "Darkness" via his SoundCloud account. The song is titled "Darkness" and is the first…

Dave Grohl on the health of rock

In a long interview with Billboard, Dave Grohl - Foo Fighters leader - explained his view on rock and the state of rock: "There's always gonna be…

Justin Vernon of Bon Iver launches a record label

Justin Vernon, Bon Iver frontman, has launched Chigliak Records, an imprint of his home label Jagjaguwar.

The label will focus…

Beach House have finished new album

Beach House have apparently finished their new album. According to Pedestrian.tv, the band from Maryland has worked on the new songs at New York's…

At The Drive-In reunion: it's official

At The Drive-In are back. The band has announced the reunion on her official Twitter page yesterday (January 9). The group is ready to get back on…

Read Ol' Dirty Bastard's FBI file

A 93-page FBI file on the alleged criminal activity of the late Wu-Tang Clan rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard has been made public through the Freedom…

Coachella 2012 line up unveiled

The Coachella 2012 lineup is out. Radiohead are one of the headliners, closing out the festival's two Saturday nights (April 14th and 21st).