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  • Riding With U2: Watch the Band Prep For 360 Opener in Chicago

    Riding With U2: Watch the Band Prep For 360 Opener in Chicago | ARTICLE

    Follow Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. as they meet a throng of screeching fans outside their Chicago hotel, make their way to local radio stations for interviews ("The scale of the production is...

    October 2, 2009 2:13 PM ET
  • Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs: Live at Rolling Stone

    Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs: Live at Rolling Stone | ARTICLE

    When power-power guru Matthew Sweet teamed up with the Bangles' Susanna Hoffs for a covers record in 2006, the pair tackled songs from the Sixties and Seventies — like the Velvet Underground's "Sunday Morning" and Bob Dylan's...

    October 2, 2009 12:35 PM ET
  • Jay-Z Samples Regina Spektor For "Crispy Benjamins"

    Jay-Z Samples Regina Spektor For "Crispy Benjamins" | ARTICLE

    Earlier this week, Rolling Stone received a press release about a new Jay-Z song called "Crispy Benjamins," featuring a sample of Regina Spektor's "Chemo Limo." The announcement seemed official, yet somewhat dubious: The song was to be...

    October 2, 2009 10:03 AM ET
  • Damn You, Hollywood!: Stop the Remake Insanity!

    Damn You, Hollywood!: Stop the Remake Insanity! | BLOG ENTRY

    First there was the hip-hop remake of Fame, now Hollywood is plotting a modernized version of Sam Peckinpah's Straw Dogs and a Rosemary's Baby reboot by Transformers practitioner Michael Bay! Is nothing sacred? In this edition of...

    October 1, 2009 4:18 PM ET
  • At the Movies With Peter Travers: "A Serious Man" and "Zombieland"

    At the Movies With Peter Travers: "A Serious Man" and "Zombieland" | BLOG ENTRY

    A bunch of new movies are lobbying for your box office bucks this weekend, but as Peter Travers says in At the Movies, the Coen Brothers' A Serious Man is the cream of the crop. The...

    October 1, 2009 12:28 PM ET
  • Metallica Offer Up Single Song Downloads at Live Music Site

    Metallica Offer Up Single Song Downloads at Live Music Site | ARTICLE

    For five years, Metallica's own LiveMetallica Website has offered up high-quality downloads of the band's concerts spanning from 1982 to their current World Magnetic tour. However, fans were only able to purchase concerts as a...

    September 30, 2009 2:36 PM ET
  • U2 Live From Outer Space: The New Issue of Rolling Stone

    U2 Live From Outer Space: The New Issue of Rolling Stone | ARTICLE

    The numbers associated with the U2360° Tour are staggering: a 170-ton stage rightfully dubbed "the spaceship," 200 trucks carting it around, 250 speakers, nearly 400 employees and $750,000 a day in overhead. But the band's stadium show...

    September 30, 2009 8:20 AM ET
  • Off the Cuff With Peter Travers: John Krasinski

    Off the Cuff With Peter Travers: John Krasinski | BLOG ENTRY

    The Office's John Krasinski recently disrupted the work at Rolling Stone offices to chat about his screen adaptation of David Foster Wallace's Brief Interviews With Hideous Men, in which he also plays a "scumbag," as Peter Travers...

    September 29, 2009 6:14 PM ET
  • The Grateful Dead's 1970 Fillmore Shows Head to Wolfgang's Vault

    The Grateful Dead's 1970 Fillmore Shows Head to Wolfgang's Vault | ARTICLE

    Wolfgang's Vault, the digital warehouse of concerts, recently announced plans to upload roughly 165 previously unreleased Grateful Dead concerts to their site by early November. The fun starts now, as the Vault has posted May...

    September 29, 2009 2:01 PM ET
  • Guns N' Roses Perform Benefit for Twilight Singers Bassist

    Guns N' Roses Perform Benefit for Twilight Singers Bassist | ARTICLE

    Members of Guns n' Roses, Weezer, Jane's Addiction and MC5 performed at a benefit concert this weekend at Los Angeles' Roxy to help raise money for Scott Ford, the Twilight Singers bassist and a founding member of...

    September 28, 2009 10:54 AM ET
  • AC/DC Postpone Six Shows Due to Singer Johnson's Health

    AC/DC Postpone Six Shows Due to Singer Johnson's Health | ARTICLE

    AC/DC have been forced to postpone six tour dates because frontman Brian Johnson is recovering from a medical procedure and his doctors have advised him to take time to rest. According to the band's official...

    September 25, 2009 6:54 PM ET
  • At the Movies With Peter Travers: "Capitalism: A Love Story" and "Paranormal Activity"

    At the Movies With Peter Travers: "Capitalism: A Love Story" and "Paranormal Activity" | BLOG ENTRY

    It's all about the recession this weekend At the Movies, as Rolling Stone movie critic Peter Travers falls for Michael Moore's scathing look at Wall Street, Capitalism: A Love Story. In his documentaries, Moore has already...

    September 24, 2009 4:54 PM ET
  • Pearl Jam's "Backspacer" On Pace For Number One Debut

    Pearl Jam's "Backspacer" On Pace For Number One Debut | ARTICLE

    Pearl Jam's ninth studio album, Backspacer, is on pace to become the band's first Number One album on Billboard's Top 200 chart since 1996's No Code. According to Billboard.biz, Backspacer is expected sell in...

    September 24, 2009 9:16 AM ET
  • Preview Tokio Hotel's "World Behind My Wall" from "Humanoid"

    Preview Tokio Hotel's "World Behind My Wall" from "Humanoid" | ARTICLE

    In our second exclusive preview clip from Tokio Hotel's Humanoid (due October 6th), the German pop-rockers turn introspective with the wistful ballad "World Behind My Wall." As singer Bill Kaulitz — who fronts the band with his...

    September 22, 2009 1:02 PM ET
  • OK Go Channel "Purple Rain" On LP "Of the Blue Colour of the Sky"

    OK Go Channel "Purple Rain" On LP "Of the Blue Colour of the Sky" | ARTICLE

    OK Go are promising fans a fresh, funkier sound on their new album Of the Blue Colour of the Sky, due January 12th, 2010. The band broke out with their unforgettable Grammy-winning viral video for 2006 hit...

    September 22, 2009 10:33 AM ET
  • Exclusive: Scott Weiland Suffers Seizure on Airplane

    Exclusive: Scott Weiland Suffers Seizure on Airplane | ARTICLE

    Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland experienced a mild seizure on a commercial flight from Los Angeles to Miami that resulted in the plane having to make an emergency landing at Dallas Fort Worth Airport. See exclusive...

    September 18, 2009 7:45 PM ET
  • Video: Semi Precious Weapons' Justin Tranter Rocks Fashion Week

    Video: Semi Precious Weapons' Justin Tranter Rocks Fashion Week | ARTICLE

    Semi Precious Weapons' outrageous frontman Justin Tranter served as Rolling Stone's correspondent during Fashion Week in New York City, and our cameras followed Tranter as he navigated from the biggest runway shows like Betsey Johnson to the...

    September 18, 2009 5:56 PM ET
  • E Street Band's Clarence Clemons Answers Burning Questions From the "Rolling Stone" Twitter

    E Street Band's Clarence Clemons Answers Burning Questions From the "Rolling Stone" Twitter | ARTICLE

    Even though Bruce Springsteen is set to perform tomorrow night, September 20th, at Chicago's United Center, we somehow managed to get E Street Band saxophonist Clarence Clemons to stop by the Rolling Stone offices today to speak...

    September 18, 2009 4:04 PM ET
  • At the Movies With Peter Travers: "The Informant!" and "Jennifer's Body"

    At the Movies With Peter Travers: "The Informant!" and "Jennifer's Body" | BLOG ENTRY

    The fall movie season gets off to a flying start as Rolling Stone movie critic Peter Travers has not one but two films to recommend in this week's At the Movies. Leading the way is Oscar-winning director...

    September 17, 2009 6:10 PM ET
  • Video Premiere: Tinted Windows' "Back With You"

    Video Premiere: Tinted Windows' "Back With You" | ARTICLE

    When supergroup Tinted Windows hit the road last month, guitarist James Iha brought along his Flipcam and shot the footage of Taylor Hanson, Adam Schlesinger and Bun E. Carlos that became their new video for "Back With...

    September 17, 2009 4:51 PM ET
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