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Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo is spearheading a series of events to promote Jaco, the new documentary he's produced about the brief life and career of legendary bass player Jaco Pastorius. The film is now set for release on November 27th through on demand and streaming...
Chris Cornell's new single, called "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart," is now streaming on Apple Music. The song is the first to be released from the Soundgarden singer's new solo album, Higher Truth, which is set for release on September 18th. The song opens with acoustic guitar...
Led Zeppelin’s final original album, 1979’s In Through The Out Door, has made its way back into the Top 10, hitting Number Nine. The album, along with 1976’s Presence and 1982 posthumous collection, Coda, are the latest and final deluxe reissues spearheaded by Jimmy Page. In...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd told Rolling Stone in a new interview that the charge levied against him last November of "threatening to kill," of which he was found guilty, was a "complete crock of s**t" and that he is certain that he would get his job with AC/DC back if he could have...
One of the holy grails of Beatle-dom has just surfaced unofficially on YouTube. It's first footage of John Lennon’s long-lost video shoot on August 19th, 1980 during his final sessions at Manhattan’s Hit Factory during the recording of Double Fantasy. Much has been written about...
Coming on September 7th is Bryan Adams' new studio set, Get Up, produced by Jeff Lynne of Electric Light Orchestra fame. The album, which once again pairs Adams with longtime songwriting partner Jim Vallance, features nine new tracks -- with four acoustic versions of the tunes...
Shinedown and Breaking Benjamin will join forces for a co-headlining U.S. tour this fall. The trek kicks off on October 16th in Wichita, Kansas, wrapping up on November 24th in Portland, Maine. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning at 10:00 a.m. local time on Friday...
Police guitarist Andy Summers is back with his latest solo project, the experimental ambient-jazz based, Mad Dog album. Summers explained to us that how he conceived and recorded the new collection had far more to do with sound and aural ambience than choruses, verses, and...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman William Corgan said at a recent Q&A session with fans in Atlanta that he blocked a planned reissue of the classic soundtrack to the 1992 film Singles, according to Alternative Nation. The Cameron Crowe-directed film was set against the backdrop of...