Flaming Lips Almost Done Recording New Album
The Flaming Lips have made the most out of the year so far, playing plenty of shows and releasing their Record Store Day-exclusive album, ‘The Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends.’ Now the band reveals that it’s putting the finishing touches on a new studio album that…
Green Day Reveal ‘¡Dos!’ Album Cover and Trailer
Punk trio Green Day have been a bit on the serious side since their resurgence in 2004 for the rock opera album ‘American Idiot.’ That trend continued with their last studio release, 2009′s ’21st Century Breakdown.’ However, the band plans to go back to their less serious side with a trilogy of albu…
Black Keys’ Appearance on Comedy Central’s ‘Workaholics’ Premieres
Blues-rock duo the Black Keys have made their scripted Comedy Central debut with a cameo in the hit show ‘Workaholics.’ The rock stars screen time was brief but worth the wait.
U2 Guitarist the Edge’s Mother Dies
Tragedy has struck U2, as word got out that the mother of guitarist the Edge has passed away earlier this week.
The Black Keys’ Ponytail-Filled Cameo on ‘Workaholics’ Set to Premiere Next Week
The Black Keys are about to make another appearance on the small screen soon, as the duo will guest star on the Comedy Central hit ‘Workaholics.’ The episode will air on June 19, and according to star Adam DeVine, the Akron, Ohio natives are comedy naturals.
The Killers’ Brandon Flowers Took Singing Lessons to Prepare for Band’s Return
It’s been four years since the Killers released their last album, 2008′s ‘Day and Age.’ The Las Vegas foursome took a year-long hiatus in 2010 and reconvened last year. Since then, the band has been working on its new album, ‘Battle Born,&CloseCurlyQ…
Smashing Pumpkins’ ‘Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness’ Reissue Will Have Three CDs of…
The Smashing Pumpkins broke new ground when they released their double-disc, epic ‘Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness’ back in 1995. Now, Pumpkins mastermind Billy Corgan claims that a deluxe edition of ‘Mellon Collie’ could contain material from up to…
Flaming Lips Reveal Details for Record-Breaking 24-Hour Tour
After announcing plans to attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the most shows played in 24 hours, the Flaming Lips have outlined their master schedule for the big day. The band will perform eight different shows in eight different cities with various support acts.
The Killers Sample Lou Reed on New Album
While it may not be a full-fledged partnership like Metallica and Lou Reed‘s ‘Lulu’ record, the Killers will borrow an element from the former Velvet Underground singer. The Las Vegas dance rockers will sample the bass line from Reed’s psychedelic hit…
Muse Unveil Epic Trailer for New Album ‘The 2nd Law’
Muse have been hard at work on their follow-up to 2009′s ‘The Resistance.’ The band has now released a trailer for their new album ‘The 2nd Law,’ and it’s not exactly what we were expecting.
Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins to Play Iggy Pop in CBGB Movie
Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins will portray punk legend Iggy Pop in the upcoming film based on the legendary New York club CBGB. Actors have also been cast to play Patti Smith, Dee Dee Ramone and Richard Hell.
Iggy Pop Covers the Black Keys’ ‘Lonely Boy’
The Black Keys have accomplished a lot in their decade as a band. From sold out arena tours to getting their own documentary to performing live with Johnny Depp, the Akron, Ohio duo have done well for themselves. Now they can add one more impressive stat to their resume: getting covered by Iggy Pop.