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  • Jack White Plans 'World's Fastest Released Record'

    Jack White Plans 'World's Fastest Released Record' | ARTICLE

    "Speedy" Jack White plans on recording, pressing and selling the single "Lazaretto" on Record Store Day for what he's calling the "world's fastest released record. . . in the history of mankind."

    April 3, 2014 1:50 PM ET
  • N.W.A Biopic Director Explains Casting Criteria

    N.W.A Biopic Director Explains Casting Criteria | ARTICLE

    Director F. Gary Gray, who has helmed movies like Friday, The Italian Job and Be Cool, is currently casting five actors to portray the members of N.W.A for his biopic, Straight Outta Compton. A...

    April 3, 2014 12:10 PM ET
  • The Dude Abides: Jeff Bridges to Headline Lebowski Fest

    The Dude Abides: Jeff Bridges to Headline Lebowski Fest | ARTICLE

    The Dude himself, Jeff Bridges, will appear at this year's Lebowski Fest as the music talent in a group dubbed Jeff Bridges and the Abiders at the annual celebration of all things white Russians and bathrobes. The...

    April 3, 2014 9:35 AM ET
  • Ultra Festival Reviewing Policies Following Security Guard Trampling

    Ultra Festival Reviewing Policies Following Security Guard Trampling | ARTICLE

    The organizers of the Miami-based EDM festival Ultra will carry out a comprehensive review of its security measures, following the trampling incident that put one of its security guards in the hospital this past weekend.

    April 2, 2014 4:50 PM ET
  • Wu-Tang Clan Gets $5 Million Bid for Single-Pressing Album, RZA Claims

    Wu-Tang Clan Gets $5 Million Bid for Single-Pressing Album, RZA Claims | ARTICLE

    Although Wu-Tang Clan are releasing a new album, A Better Tomorrow, this year, they're getting more attention for another LP of theirs: The Wu – Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, a record only...

    April 2, 2014 4:25 PM ET
  • Guns N' Roses to Reunite with Original Bassist Duff McKagan for Tour

    Guns N' Roses to Reunite with Original Bassist Duff McKagan for Tour | ARTICLE

    Founding Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan will reunite with the band for a run of South American gigs this month while the group's current four-stringer, Tommy Stinson, plays his own reunion shows with

    April 2, 2014 1:50 PM ET
  • Courtney Love to Reunite Hole's 'Celebrity Skin' Lineup Again

    Courtney Love to Reunite Hole's 'Celebrity Skin' Lineup Again | ARTICLE

    The rumors were apparently true: Courtney Love is once again reuniting the Celebrity Skin lineup of Hole. Shortly before New Year's, Love posted a photo of her embracing guitarist Eric Erlandson

    April 2, 2014 11:44 AM ET
  • Why Metallica and Judas Priest's Rob Halford Bow Before Dio

    Why Metallica and Judas Priest's Rob Halford Bow Before Dio | ARTICLE

    "When I hear Ronnie's voice, I just get excited," Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford tells Rolling Stone. "As a singer, he really makes me want to pick up the mic and start screaming. He's just got...

    April 2, 2014 9:40 AM ET
  • Posthumous Gil Scott-Heron LP 'Nothing New' Set for Record Store Day

    Posthumous Gil Scott-Heron LP 'Nothing New' Set for Record Store Day | ARTICLE

    An album of previously unreleased Gil Scott-Heron songs, recorded during the 2008 sessions for his album I'm New Here, will come out as a limited-edition Record Store Day release on April 19th. Nothing New contains new...

    April 2, 2014 8:35 AM ET
  • Nirvana Goes 'Glee': Cobain Musical 'Very Likely,' Courtney Love Says

    Nirvana Goes 'Glee': Cobain Musical 'Very Likely,' Courtney Love Says | ARTICLE

    Courtney Love has big plans for Kurt Cobain's legacy – if she can make them happen. The Nirvana frontman's widow recently said that she hopes to make a biopic, documentary and musical about him....

    April 1, 2014 4:40 PM ET
  • Robert Smith Explains the Cure's Forthcoming '4:14 Scream' Album

    Robert Smith Explains the Cure's Forthcoming '4:14 Scream' Album | ARTICLE

    After making seemingly dismissive comments about the Cure's forthcoming 4:14 Scream LP, frontman Robert Smith has explained how the album came together and why he is indeed happy with it. In a post on...

    April 1, 2014 2:45 PM ET
  • Kanye West Postpones Australian Tour to Record New Album for 2014

    Kanye West Postpones Australian Tour to Record New Album for 2014 | ARTICLE

    Australian Kanye West fans will have to excuse the rapper's absence this autumn, as he has an album to finish. He was due to visit the land Down Under for a quick run of Yeezus...

    April 1, 2014 8:13 AM ET
  • Inaugural ACL Hall of Fame to Induct Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray Vaughan

    Inaugural ACL Hall of Fame to Induct Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray Vaughan | ARTICLE

    In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the PBS concert TV series Austin City Limits has launched the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame. It is holding its inaugural induction ceremony on April 26th, when it recognizes...

    March 31, 2014 6:10 PM ET
  • Avenged Sevenfold to Headline Rockstar Mayhem Festival

    Avenged Sevenfold to Headline Rockstar Mayhem Festival | ARTICLE

    It's official: Avenged Sevenfold are set to headline the seventh annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour. The roving hard rock and metal fest will also feature Korn alongside metalcore groups Asking Alexandria and Trivium on its...

    March 31, 2014 12:15 PM ET
  • New Michael Jackson Album 'Xscape' to Come Out in May

    New Michael Jackson Album 'Xscape' to Come Out in May | ARTICLE

    The wait is over. The first posthumous album of new music from Michael Jackson, Xscape, will come out on May 13th. It contains eight previously unreleased songs that a variety of producers have, to quote Epic...

    March 31, 2014 10:55 AM ET
  • Justin Bieber Booed at Canada's Juno Awards

    Justin Bieber Booed at Canada's Juno Awards | ARTICLE

    Canadian pop star Justin Bieber's fans may have helped him win the Juno Fan Choice Award at his home country's Juno Awards Sunday night, but only a few were in attendance at Winnipeg's MTS Center. When...

    March 31, 2014 8:01 AM ET
  • Billy Corgan to Play Rumi-Inspired Jams at Tea Shop

    Billy Corgan to Play Rumi-Inspired Jams at Tea Shop | ARTICLE

    What drinks tea, watches wrestling and composes jams about Rumi? Apparently Billy Corgan. Earlier this week, AMC revealed that it had picked up an "Untitled Billy Corgan Wrestling Project," in which the Smashing Pumpkins frontman...

    March 28, 2014 4:55 PM ET
  • Kanye West's Wedding Could Be Catered by Burger King

    Kanye West's Wedding Could Be Catered by Burger King | ARTICLE

    The engagement ring Kanye West gave Kim Kardashian may not be the only whopper at their wedding this year, if Burger King has its way. The fast-food burger slingers have made a public offer to...

    March 28, 2014 11:15 AM ET
  • Chris Brown Asks Judge to Dismiss Assault Charge

    Chris Brown Asks Judge to Dismiss Assault Charge | ARTICLE

    Lawyers representing beleaguered pop star Chris Brown have asked a judge to dismiss the misdemeanor assault charge, stemming from an alleged altercation with a man in Washington D.C. last year, The Associated Press reports. Brown's...

    March 28, 2014 9:05 AM ET
  • Iron Maiden Singer Invests $450,000 in 'World's Longest Aircraft'

    Iron Maiden Singer Invests $450,000 in 'World's Longest Aircraft' | ARTICLE

    Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson has invested $450,000 in what will be the world's longest aircraft, according to BBC's TopGear. The Hybrid Air Vehicles–designed, blimp-like airship, dubbed the HAV Airlander, stretches the length of...

    March 27, 2014 4:50 PM ET
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