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  • Keith Urban Loves 'Yeezus,' Lorde, Blood Orange and Timberlake

    Keith Urban Loves 'Yeezus,' Lorde, Blood Orange and Timberlake | ARTICLE

    Two decades into his career and Keith Urban's just had one of his biggest years yet. His Achtung Baby-inspired album Fuse debuted at Number One on the pop charts, he's packed arenas on his Light the...

    December 20, 2013 9:25 AM ET
  • Wayne Coyne Loves Miley, Dismisses Dylan in Year-End Q&A

    Wayne Coyne Loves Miley, Dismisses Dylan in Year-End Q&A | ARTICLE

    The Flaming Lips had a major year, releasing their dark, twisted LP The Terror, their sci-fi-inspired Peace Sword EP and touring the country with Tame Impala. But frontman Wayne Coyne did a lot of listening, too...

    December 18, 2013 3:00 PM ET
  • Ray Price Dead at 87: Country Star Loses Cancer Battle

    Ray Price Dead at 87: Country Star Loses Cancer Battle | ARTICLE

    Ray Price, one of the greatest voices of country music, who revolutionized the genre with Number One hits like "Crazy Arms" and "City Lights," died at home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas today after a long battle with...

    December 16, 2013 7:05 PM ET
  • Ray Price's Son Prematurely Reports Father's Death

    Ray Price's Son Prematurely Reports Father's Death | ARTICLE

    UPDATE: Ray Price has lost his cancer battle. See our updated story here. Although Ray Price's son reported earlier today that his father had died, the statement was made in error. Rolling Stone just spoke with Janie...

    December 15, 2013 4:26 PM ET
  • Ray Price Looks Back at Epic Country Career

    Ray Price Looks Back at Epic Country Career | ARTICLE

    Ray Price has spent more than 60 years packing dance halls and honky tonks as one of the greatest country singers of all time, but his career is coming to an end. Price, 87, was diagnosed...

    December 13, 2013 12:35 PM ET
  • Dan Wilson Mulling More Semisonic

    Dan Wilson Mulling More Semisonic | ARTICLE

    Anyone who listened to rock radio in the late Nineties will be familiar Semisonic's 1998 hit "Closing Time." The band released three hyper-catchy albums including the platinum-selling Feeling Strangely Fine before going on hiatus after 2001's All...

    December 12, 2013 4:45 PM ET
  • Beatles Get a Mindblowing Tribute

    Beatles Get a Mindblowing Tribute | ARTICLE

    Beatles tribute shows have been happening since the band stopped playing, but many veer on parody, with moptop costumes and failure to execute the band's complex studio arrangements live. Every Thanksgiving weekend in the Northeast, there’s an...

    December 2, 2013 12:00 PM ET
  • Danger Mouse's Cool Midlife Crisis: Inside Broken Bells' 'Disco'

    Danger Mouse's Cool Midlife Crisis: Inside Broken Bells' 'Disco' | ARTICLE

    Danger Mouse has become one of rock's biggest producers in the past five years, working with A-list bands like the Black Keys and U2 – but he admits his personal life hasn't been quite as...

    November 28, 2013 11:00 AM ET
  • Kacey Musgraves on Writing With Katy Perry, 'Same Trailer' Follow-Up

    Kacey Musgraves on Writing With Katy Perry, 'Same Trailer' Follow-Up | ARTICLE

    After a huge year that included releasing a critically acclaimed debut album, touring constantly and winning a Country Music Award for Best New Artist, Kacey Musgraves finally took time this month to decompress. “I went...

    November 26, 2013 11:55 AM ET
  • Willie Nelson's Band Injured in Tour Bus Accident

    Willie Nelson's Band Injured in Tour Bus Accident | ARTICLE

    At 80 years old, Willie Nelson plays more than 150 dates a year, and there are dangers on the road. Last night, a tour bus carrying Nelson’s band got into an accident on icy Interstate 30...

    November 23, 2013 11:45 AM ET
  • Dave Matthews Band Working on New Studio Album

    Dave Matthews Band Working on New Studio Album | ARTICLE

    "I'm doing fine," says Dave Matthews, checking in from his Seattle home before kicking off his first South African tour November 30th. "I was stuck in traffic this morning." After a huge summer tour, the singer...

    November 21, 2013 4:25 PM ET
  • Jake Bugg Goes Big (With Rick Rubin's Help)

    Jake Bugg Goes Big (With Rick Rubin's Help) | ARTICLE

    Jake Bugg still can't believe the success of his 2012 debut, which topped the U.K. charts and made him a tabloid fixture there. He started dating supermodel Cara Delevingne and trashed One Direction and Taylor Swift in...

    November 13, 2013 1:20 PM ET
  • Maynard James Keenan on Next Tool Album: 'A Very Tedious Process'

    Maynard James Keenan on Next Tool Album: 'A Very Tedious Process' | ARTICLE

    Maynard James Keenan has been busy lately with winemaking and new releases from his bands A Perfect Circle and Puscifer. But his biggest project, Tool, hasn't released an album since 2006's 10,000 Days. In a...

    November 13, 2013 12:00 PM ET
  • Hear Muddy Waters Discuss His Regrets in 1970

    Hear Muddy Waters Discuss His Regrets in 1970 | ARTICLE

    Muddy Waters wasn't a fan of discussing his music, but he did with Peter Guralnick for the author's landmark 1971 book Feel Like Going Home: Portraits in Blues and Rock & Roll, which included profiles...

    November 12, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Ronnie Wood and Mick Taylor Unite in New York

    Ronnie Wood and Mick Taylor Unite in New York | ARTICLE

    Around 11 p.m. last night at New York's Cutting Room, Ronnie Wood closed his eyes and began playing a tasteful, descending blues intro before abruptly changing tempos. He instead kicked into Jimmy Reed's shuffle "Shame, Shame, Shame,"...

    November 8, 2013 2:55 PM ET
  • James Murphy on 'Little Duck' and Producing Arcade Fire's 'Reflektor'

    James Murphy on 'Little Duck' and Producing Arcade Fire's 'Reflektor' | ARTICLE

    Three years after since saying goodbye to LCD Soundsystem, James Murphy is busier than ever. He just released Little Duck – a short film he directed for Canon’s Project Imaginat1on. Mentored by Ron Howard, Murphy picked ten...

    November 4, 2013 11:00 AM ET
  • The Head and the Heart Aim High

    The Head and the Heart Aim High | ARTICLE

    The Head and the Heart were as surprised as anyone by the success of their 2010 debut. The album sold 280,000 copies after being picked up by Sub Pop; the Seattle folk-rock crew spent the next...

    October 31, 2013 11:00 AM ET
  • Q&A: Albert Hammond Jr. on Addiction and the State of the Strokes

    Q&A: Albert Hammond Jr. on Addiction and the State of the Strokes | ARTICLE

    In 2009, when the Strokes began working on 2011's Angles at Albert Hammond Jr.'s upstate New York studio, the guitarist was regularly spending up to $2,000 a weekend on cocaine, heroin and ketamine. "Everyone saw me...

    October 28, 2013 10:05 AM ET
  • Stream Arcade Fire's 'Reflektor'

    Stream Arcade Fire's 'Reflektor' | ARTICLE

    After a promotional rollout including surprise shows, teaser videos and Saturday Night Live, the wait is over: Arcade Fire's new album Reflektor is available to hear in its entirety. An official YouTube stream...

    October 24, 2013 4:50 PM ET
  • Win Butler Reveals Secret Influences Behind Arcade Fire's 'Reflektor'

    Win Butler Reveals Secret Influences Behind Arcade Fire's 'Reflektor' | ARTICLE

    The recording of Arcade Fire's Reflektor has been shrouded in secrecy — until now. In one of his first interviews this year, frontman Win Butler opens up about the nearly three-year process of making the...

    October 22, 2013 9:15 AM ET
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