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Axl Rose Is AC/DC’s New Singer, Guns N’ Roses Play With Angus Young at Coachella

Lots of news coming from the Guns N' Roses-AC/DC camp: Yesterday, AC/DC announced that due to singer Brian Johnson being unable to tour on doctor's…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Bernie Sanders Introduced Run the Jewels at Coachella Via Video Message

Update: Run the Jewels also brought out Gary Clark Jr. and debuted a new song called "Scenes" at Coachella. Check it out here.  Safe…
Rachel Brodsky / April 17, 2016

Cyndi Lauper Will Donate Raleigh Concert Profits to Help Repeal HB2

Update: Duran Duran joined in the fight against HB2. Last night at their show in Charlotte, the band launched Equality North Carolina's petition against the…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Beyoncé Drops Mysterious ‘Lemonade’ Film Teaser

Update: Beyoncé has shared a new minute-long teaser of Lemonade. Watch it below, and hold onto your hats. #LEMONADE Premieres April 23 at…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Coachella Organizers Round Up Dylan, McCartney, the Stones, and More for a Historic Festival

Goldenvoice, also known as the organizers behind Coachella, are planning a giant, historic festival featuring some of the biggest, most iconic names in rock music:…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Watch Kanye West Crash A$AP Rocky’s Coachella Set to Perform ‘Father Stretch My Hands, Pt. 1.’

Update: In a little behind-the-scenes fun, Kanye West also participated in an unofficial "Coachella track meet," where he raced Tyler, the Creator. (Spoiler: Tyler won,…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

LCD Soundsystem Covered David Bowie and Guns N’ Roses at Coachella

LCD Soundsystem performed the first of two headlining sets at Coachella 2016 on Friday night, where, in addition to playing a number of their…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

President Obama Met With Nicki Minaj, Chance the Rapper, Common, and More to Talk ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Initiative

President Barack Obama met with a number of prominent musicians yesterday to discuss an initiative called "My Brother's Keeper." According to ABC News, the initiative…
Rachel Brodsky / April 16, 2016

Prince Makes Emergency Trip to Hospital

Update: TMZ reports a statement from Prince's rep saying the artist has been suffering from the flu, but is currently out of the hospital:…
Andrew Unterberger / April 15, 2016

Watch the 2016 Coachella Livestream Right Here

Update: The full Coachella live stream schedule has been announced. Click here to see an hour-by-hour breakdown. Coachella 2016 is going down this…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

A New Graphic Novel Will Ponder the Question: ‘Who Killed Kurt Cobain?’

Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain killed himself on April 5, 1994. Many people disagree. Perhaps then they'll be interested in a new graphic novel that's being…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

Watch the Flaming Lips Preach the Gospel of Bowie in Their ‘Space Oddity’ Video

Wayne Coyne is not one for subtlety. Take, for example, his Chewbacca-themed tribute to Bowie, and it becomes easy to see that, at least when it…
Evan Siegel / April 15, 2016

Edward Snowden — Yes, That Edward Snowden — Releases Techno Song With Jean-Michel Jarre

Ya boi Edward Snowden is now an electronic artist. The whistleblower who leaked information about the National Surveillance Agency's classified domestic spying program recorded a song…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

Watch Father John Misty Cover His ‘Favorite Love Song,’ Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Closer’

Last night at Chicago's Riviera Theater, Father John Misty added yet another cover to his spring tour. The folk singer-songwriter introduced the rendition by saying, "It's…
Natalie Caamano / April 15, 2016

Listen to Charli XCX Cover the Stooges’ ‘No Fun’ for HBO’s ‘Vinyl’

Update: Julian Casablancas' cover of Velvet Underground's "Venus in Furs" is worth checking out too. Listen below. Iggy Pop is 68 years old, the same…
Dan Weiss / April 15, 2016

Bill Withers Is Suing Kendrick Lamar for Allegedly Ripping Off One of His Songs

In what's becoming an increasingly common occurrence, a popular musician is being sued for allegedly stealing another, older artist's song. This time, according to TMZ, Bill Withers is…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

Watch a Drone at a Muse Concert Crash Into the Crowd

Neo-prog rock titans Muse aren't exactly. known for their subtlety. To wit, last year's Drones was described by front man Matthew Bellamy as concerning "how…
Dan Weiss / April 15, 2016

Future Performs ‘Wicked’ on ‘The Tonight Show’

Prolific marble-mouthed rapper Future was the musical guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this Thursday, and he took the occasion to perform "Wicked," a cut from…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

Eagles of Death Metal Play ‘Silverlake (K.S.O.F.M.)’ on ‘Conan’

Eagles of Death Metal are gearing up to go on a North American tour in support of their last album, Zipper Down, but last night the group dropped…
James Grebey / April 15, 2016

Listen to Run the Jewels Stomp on DJ Shadow’s ‘Nobody Speak’

The legendary DJ Shadow has a new song called "Nobody Speak," and while the funky, brass-heavy production is ace, the real stars are Run the Jewels. El-P and Killer Mike grace…
Anna Gaca / April 14, 2016
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