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  • Pitbull Is Heading to Kodiak, Alaska

    Pitbull Is Heading to Kodiak, Alaska | VIDEO

    Mr. Worldwide, indeed: Pitbull will fly to Kodiak, Alaska, to visit the small island's Walmart store as part of a competition sponsored by the chain and Listerine. The contest promised that the rapper would appear at whichever...

    July 17, 2012 3:40 PM ET
  • Jack White, 'Freedom at 21'

    Jack White, 'Freedom at 21' | VIDEO

    After a trailer last week promised that the new Jack White video for "Freedom at 21" (from his first solo record, Blunderbuss) would come packed with action, adventure, and a Hype Williams directing credit, the full...

    July 16, 2012 11:35 AM ET
  • James Murphy Talks Concert Doc on 'Fallon'

    James Murphy Talks Concert Doc on 'Fallon' | VIDEO

    James Murphy sat down with with Jimmy Fallon on Late Night yesterday to chat about the breakup of LCD Soundsystem and the upcoming documentary/concert film Shut Up and Play the Hits, which documents the group's final performance...

    July 12, 2012 10:55 AM ET
  • Aerosmith Drop Video for 'Legendary Child'

    Aerosmith Drop Video for 'Legendary Child' | VIDEO

    "This is the story of America's greatest rock band," goes the narration that opens the new video for Aerosmith's "Legendary Child," the first single from their upcoming record, Music From Another Dimension. The narrator goes on to detail...

    July 10, 2012 5:10 PM ET
  • Frank Ocean Makes TV Debut on 'Fallon'

    Frank Ocean Makes TV Debut on 'Fallon' | VIDEO

    Last night rising R&B virtuoso Frank Ocean took the stage at Late Night With Jimmy Fallon for his first-ever TV performance, a string section- and Roots-assisted rendition of the poignant hymn "Bad Religion" from his debut album,...

    July 10, 2012 9:30 AM ET
  • Muse's Olympic Anthem 'Survival'

    Muse's Olympic Anthem 'Survival' | VIDEO

    Ah, the Olympics: A time for mighty triumphs and heart-wrenching defeats, all in the name of healthy competition and global togetherness. About a week ago, Muse's "Survival" was adopted as the official track of this year's...

    July 5, 2012 10:50 AM ET
  • Radiohead Soundtrack Greenpeace Ad

    Radiohead Soundtrack Greenpeace Ad | VIDEO

    Radiohead have partnered with Greenpeace for a poignant new ad that shows a homeless polar bear wandering around London, set to the fittingly unfitting soundtrack of "Everything In Its Right Place" from the Oxford band's beloved album...

    July 3, 2012 1:10 PM ET
  • RZA's Flick 'The Man With the Iron Fists'

    RZA's Flick 'The Man With the Iron Fists' | VIDEO

    Wu-Tang Clan co-founder and hip-hop Renaissance man RZA is set to make his directorial debut with the Quentin Tarantino-produced film The Man With the Iron Fists, and you can check out its blood-splattered trailer here. The movie...

    June 29, 2012 1:30 PM ET
  • Japandroids Storm New York's Bowery Ballroom

    Japandroids Storm New York's Bowery Ballroom | ARTICLE

    Brian King's pinky – that dexterous, flitting thing at the far edge of the Japandroids frontman's left hand – toggles between the strings and see-saws the fret board of his red Telecaster Deluxe, while the rest of...

    June 28, 2012 12:20 PM ET
  • Gaslight Anthem at Ed Sullivan Theater

    Gaslight Anthem at Ed Sullivan Theater | VIDEO

    Last night, Jersey rockers the Gaslight Anthem stopped by The Late Show With David Letterman, taking the stage for not just one track, but a whole concert, which you can now stream online. The group tore through...

    June 28, 2012 10:35 AM ET
  • Steve Winwood Joins Tom Petty Live

    Steve Winwood Joins Tom Petty Live | VIDEO

    It's been 13 years since Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers headlined a show in the U.K., but the group returned to the other side of the pond in memorable fashion last night with the first of two...

    June 21, 2012 5:10 PM ET
  • Slaughterhouse (feat. Cee Lo), 'My Life'

    Slaughterhouse (feat. Cee Lo), 'My Life' | VIDEO

    The new clip for hip-hop supergroup Slaughterhouse's "My Life" begins with an extended intro featuring Eminem in an episode of "Rappers Are Richer Than You" (a send-up "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous") cracking wise about...

    June 21, 2012 2:10 PM ET
  • Kitty Pryde Bums Out in 'Orion's Belt'

    Kitty Pryde Bums Out in 'Orion's Belt' | VIDEO

    After making her New York City debut this past Friday, the rapper Kitty Pryde has released a new video for "Orion's Belt," a standout cut with fellow hip-hop artist Riff Raff from her new haha, i'm...

    June 18, 2012 2:30 PM ET
  • Scott Aukerman Brings His Hit Podcast 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' to the Small Screen

    Scott Aukerman Brings His Hit Podcast 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' to the Small Screen | ARTICLE

    In a way, Comedy Bang! Bang!, the new IFC show created and hosted by comedian Scott Aukerman began back around 2002 when the former Mr. Show writer and his partner-in-comedy B.J. Porter started Comedy Death Ray, a...

    June 8, 2012 4:45 PM ET
  • Song Premiere: Rome, 'Dedication'

    Song Premiere: Rome, 'Dedication' | ARTICLE

    On his debut solo EP Dedication, out June 12th on Fueled by Ramen, singer-songwriter Rome of Sublime with Rome teamed up with a variety of producers and songwriters, from Benny Blanco (Maroon 5, Ke$ha) to RoboPop (Gym...

    May 30, 2012 12:00 PM ET
  • Adam Lambert, 'Never Close Our Eyes'

    Adam Lambert, 'Never Close Our Eyes' | VIDEO

    The new clip for "Never Close Our Eyes," the second single from Adam Lambert's historic, chart-topping record Trespassing, has been given the bleak Orwellian treatment. Locked down and under constant surveilance in some futuristic prison, Lambert...

    May 29, 2012 2:35 PM ET
  • Album Premiere: Joe Walsh, 'Analog Man'

    Album Premiere: Joe Walsh, 'Analog Man' | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to Joe Walsh's album 'Analog Man' It's been 20 years since Joe Walsh's last solo record, 1992's Songs for A Dying Planet, but on June 5th...

    May 29, 2012 11:00 AM ET
  • Ty Segall Band's Scorching 'I Bought My Eyes'

    Ty Segall Band's Scorching 'I Bought My Eyes' | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to Ty Segall Band's 'I Bought My Eyes' San Francisco-based garage-rock whiz kid Ty Segall has released a handful of exceptional solo records over...

    May 29, 2012 9:00 AM ET
  • Album Premiere: Neil Young and Crazy Horse, 'Americana'

    Album Premiere: Neil Young and Crazy Horse, 'Americana' | ARTICLE

    It's been nine years since Neil Young and Crazy Horse put out an album together (2003's Greendale) and 16 years since Broken Arrow, Young's last LP with the complete Crazy Horse lineup of Billy Talbot, Ralph Molina and Frank...

    May 28, 2012 10:00 AM ET
  • MP3 Download: Xavier Rudd, 'Spirit Bird'

    MP3 Download: Xavier Rudd, 'Spirit Bird' | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to Xavier Rudd's 'Spirit Bird' "Spirit Bird" is the sprawling title track from Australian singer-songwriter Xavier Rudd's seventh studio album, set to drop...

    May 28, 2012 10:00 AM ET
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