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  • New Britney Spears Album Has a Title

    New Britney Spears Album Has a Title | ARTICLE

    Britney Spears has named her new record Britney Jean, and the singer says it will be released on December 3rd. "It's a personal album and, like, all my family, they always call me Britney Jean," Spears...

    October 15, 2013 12:35 PM ET
  • Paul McCartney Serves Up Schoolhouse Rock

    Paul McCartney Serves Up Schoolhouse Rock | VIDEO

    Last week, Paul McCartney threw an impromptu rock & roll assembly at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Astoria, Queens, to celebrate the release of his new record, New (out this week). McCartney...

    October 15, 2013 11:35 AM ET
  • Death Cab for Cutie Return to Studio to Record Eighth Album

    Death Cab for Cutie Return to Studio to Record Eighth Album | ARTICLE

    Death Cab for Cutie have begun working on their eighth studio album, the follow-up to 2011's Codes and Keys. The group is currently holed up in a Seattle studio with producer/bandmember Chris Walla, and they recently...

    October 10, 2013 4:30 PM ET
  • 'Archer' Teaser Spoofs 'Top Gun'

    'Archer' Teaser Spoofs 'Top Gun' | VIDEO

    In honor of Archer's upcoming new season, the show's best long-running gag and Kenny Loggins' still-impeccable Top Gun theme song, the folks responsible for the hilarious espionage cartoon have put together a stellar teaser trailer. It finds...

    October 10, 2013 2:25 PM ET
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Score Six American Music Award Nods

    Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Score Six American Music Award Nods | ARTICLE

    Macklemore and Ryan Lewis lead the nominees for the 41st Annual American Music Awards, picking up six nods including Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year and Single of the Year for their inescapable...

    October 10, 2013 12:00 PM ET
  • James Murphy Remixes David Bowie

    James Murphy Remixes David Bowie | ARTICLE

    James Murphy's massive 10 minute remix of David Bowie's "Love Is Lost" premiered on BBC Radio 6 this morning, and you can now hear it in full over at Pitchfork (the track will be available to...

    October 10, 2013 10:50 AM ET
  • Pearl Jam Talk With Judd Apatow

    Pearl Jam Talk With Judd Apatow | VIDEO

    Filmmaker Danny Clinch has played a big part in the rollout for Pearl Jam's upcoming LP Lightning Bolt, directing two videos (for "Sirens" and "Mind Your Manners") as well as a documentary about...

    October 9, 2013 9:30 AM ET
  • Eminem Embraces 'Survival' Instincts

    Eminem Embraces 'Survival' Instincts | VIDEO

    Eminem continues his comeback tear with a new clip for "Survival," the blistering track produced by DJ Khalil and featuring Liz Rodrigues that initially appeared as part of the video game Call of Duty: Ghosts....

    October 8, 2013 2:00 PM ET
  • Fiona Apple Addresses Heckling Outburst

    Fiona Apple Addresses Heckling Outburst | ARTICLE

    Fiona Apple spoke up about a recent incident in Portland in which she booted a heckler from her concert at the Newmark Theatre, telling Pitchfork, "If anyone gets in my way, I'm going...

    October 8, 2013 1:55 PM ET
  • Broken Bells Return With 'After the Disco'

    Broken Bells Return With 'After the Disco' | ARTICLE

    The Shins' James Mercer and producer Danger Mouse have reconvened as Broken Bells. A representative for the band confirms that the title of the record is After the Disco and it's a full-length album, due

    October 8, 2013 11:50 AM ET
  • Ramones Collecting First Six Albums Into Box Set

    Ramones Collecting First Six Albums Into Box Set | ARTICLE

    A new Ramones box set, Ramones: The Sire Years (1976-1981), which collects the seminal New York City punk act's first six records, will see release on October 29th...

    October 8, 2013 10:20 AM ET
  • Skrillex Gives a Slick Remix to Chase and Status' 'International'

    Skrillex Gives a Slick Remix to Chase and Status' 'International' | ARTICLE

    British production duo Chase and Status have a new LP, Brand New Machine, ready to drop on October 7th. You can pre-order the album now on Casablanca Records (in both standard and deluxe editions), as...

    October 4, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • 'Sleepy Hollow' Renewed for Second Season

    'Sleepy Hollow' Renewed for Second Season | ARTICLE

    Sleepy Hollow is the first show of the fall TV season to be renewed, with Fox announcing it will bring the show back next year for a limited run, according to The Hollywood Reporter. A bonkers update...

    October 3, 2013 4:30 PM ET
  • Paul McCartney Answers Questions on Twitter

    Paul McCartney Answers Questions on Twitter | ARTICLE

    Paul McCartney took over the Twitterverse this morning for a Q&A session with fans about his upcoming studio effort, New, out October 15th. For about an hour, Macca talked about the cuts he was...

    October 3, 2013 12:55 PM ET
  • Sinead O'Connor Tells Miley Cyrus, Don't Prostitute Yourself

    Sinead O'Connor Tells Miley Cyrus, Don't Prostitute Yourself | ARTICLE

    In an open letter, Sinead O'Connor implored Miley Cyrus to be wary of exploitation and to not let the music business "make a prostitute of you," the BBC reports. O'Connor was compelled to write the note...

    October 3, 2013 10:15 AM ET
  • Kevin Devine and the G*ddamn Band Cash In

    Kevin Devine and the G*ddamn Band Cash In | VIDEO

    A true businessman knows the only way to get customers is to make them come to you. In the cheeky new clip for Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band's infectious pop-punk number "Bubblegum," Devine plays a down-on-his-luck...

    October 2, 2013 10:00 AM ET
  • Palma Violets Ride 'Rattlesnake Highway'

    Palma Violets Ride 'Rattlesnake Highway' | VIDEO

    London upstart rockers Palma Violets released their debut LP, 180, back in March on Rough Trade Records. They've also set a slate of Stateside shows for this fall, kicking off in Philadelphia on October...

    October 2, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • 'The Simpsons' to Kill Off Major Character

    'The Simpsons' to Kill Off Major Character | ARTICLE

    Another Simpsons character will be joining Maude Flanders, Frank "Grimey" Grimes and Snowballs I through IV in the Springfield cemetery soon.  The show's executive producer Al Jean said recently that a major character will soon meet their demise, according...

    October 1, 2013 5:15 PM ET
  • The Velvet Underground to Reissue 'White Light/White Heat'

    The Velvet Underground to Reissue 'White Light/White Heat' | ARTICLE

    The Velvet Underground's masterful second LP, White Light/White Heat, turns 45 this year – and to celebrate, Universal Music will release a three-disc anniversary set on December 3rd. Initially recorded over a few days in New...

    October 1, 2013 2:45 PM ET
  • Ailing Pussy Riot Member Ends Hunger Strike

    Ailing Pussy Riot Member Ends Hunger Strike | ARTICLE

    Jailed Pussy Riot member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has ended her hunger strike after nine days, according to the Russian Federal Penitentiary Service, as reported by The Associated Press. On Sunday, Tolokonnikova was moved to...

    October 1, 2013 12:15 PM ET
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