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  • Album Launch: John Frusciante Sends New LP Into Space on Rocket

    Album Launch: John Frusciante Sends New LP Into Space on Rocket | ARTICLE

    Some artists launch their new album with a quirky viral campaign or music video. Former Chili Pepper John Frusciante has taken a more literal approach – by legitimately launching his new LP, ENCLOSURE, into space....

    March 31, 2014 2:05 PM ET
  • Julian Casablancas Reveals Second Daft Punk Collab

    Julian Casablancas Reveals Second Daft Punk Collab | ARTICLE

    Last year, Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas made a vocoder-driven cameo on Daft Punk's "Instant Crush," a New Wave stunner from the band's acclaimed LP Random Access Memories. Now, the singer has said...

    March 31, 2014 1:00 PM ET
  • 'Frozen' Becomes Highest-Grossing Animated Film Ever

    'Frozen' Becomes Highest-Grossing Animated Film Ever | ARTICLE

    Disney's 3D musical-comedy Frozen is officially the highest grossing animated film of all-time, climbing over the billion-dollar mark after a strong opening weekend in Japan. The Oscar-winning flick has now grossed $1.072 billion worldwide, which breaks down...

    March 31, 2014 11:30 AM ET
  • Ultra Fest Releases Statement on Security Guard Trampling

    Ultra Fest Releases Statement on Security Guard Trampling | ARTICLE

    Three days after a security guard at Miami's Ultra Music Festival was trampled by a mob of fans and hospitalized with severe brain hemorrhaging, festival organizers have released a statement attempting to explain the incident and...

    March 31, 2014 10:35 AM ET
  • Tori Amos Confronts Satan in New Single 'Trouble's Lament'

    Tori Amos Confronts Satan in New Single 'Trouble's Lament' | ARTICLE

    Tori Amos dwells in dark lyrical territory on the haunting track "Trouble's Lament," the first single she has released from her forthcoming LP, Unrepentant Geraldines. The song finds Amos focusing her attention on the Prince of Darkness: "Satan knows...

    March 28, 2014 3:00 PM ET
  • Police Release Previously Unseen Photos From Kurt Cobain's Death Scene

    Police Release Previously Unseen Photos From Kurt Cobain's Death Scene | ARTICLE

    Last week, Seattle police said they were reexamining the evidence surrounding Kurt Cobain's suicide. Although they didn't find anything that warranted reopening the case, they did unearth a series of bleak photos taken at the scene of...

    March 28, 2014 2:15 PM ET
  • 'Walking Dead' Companion Series Official

    'Walking Dead' Companion Series Official | ARTICLE

    Months after AMC announced its intention to create a companion show to The Walking Dead, the network has confirmed that the series is officially happening, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The network brought on...

    March 28, 2014 12:50 PM ET
  • 'Parks and Rec' Recruit Yo La Tengo for Night Ranger Cover Band

    'Parks and Rec' Recruit Yo La Tengo for Night Ranger Cover Band | ARTICLE

    Parks and Recreation have added an indie-rock heavyweight to their upcoming, concert-themed season finale episode. Yo La Tengo will appear as the awesomely named Night Ranger cover band Bobby Knight Ranger, playing the band's iconic...

    March 28, 2014 11:45 AM ET
  • Sam Smith Finds Gospel Choir in New Video

    Sam Smith Finds Gospel Choir in New Video | VIDEO

    British soul crooner Sam Smith has shared the sparse music video for "Stay With Me," the latest single from his upcoming debut LP, In the Lonely Hour. In the new clip, Smith wanders the streets of London after...

    March 28, 2014 9:55 AM ET
  • Wu-Tang Clan Selling One Copy of Secret Double LP

    Wu-Tang Clan Selling One Copy of Secret Double LP | ARTICLE

    The music world is already squirming with anticipation over Wu-Tang Clan's upcoming LP, A Better Tomorrow, but it turns out the New York hip-hop legends have another – let's say, more relic-like – album in the...

    March 26, 2014 2:45 PM ET
  • 'When Bjork Met Attenborough' Set for May DVD Release

    'When Bjork Met Attenborough' Set for May DVD Release | ARTICLE

    Last summer, Icelandic experimentalist Bjork appeared in the hour-long Channel Four documentary, When Bjork Met Attenborough, which found the singer and British naturalist David Attenborough examining the parallels between nature and music. Now the project is...

    March 26, 2014 12:50 PM ET
  • Download De La Soul's New, J Dilla-Featured Mixtape

    Download De La Soul's New, J Dilla-Featured Mixtape | ARTICLE

    De La Soul have been teasing their new mixtape, Smell the D.A.I.S.Y., all month, and now they've officially shared the project on BitTorrent. The release (featuring the previously released "Vocabulary Spills") includes reworked rhymes...

    March 26, 2014 12:05 PM ET
  • The Monkees to Monkey Around the U.S. on Summer Tour

    The Monkees to Monkey Around the U.S. on Summer Tour | ARTICLE

    The three surviving members of the Monkees have announced a 14-date U.S. tour kicking off May 22nd in Hampton, New Hampshire. Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork will be playing venues across the East...

    March 26, 2014 10:40 AM ET
  • Louis C.K. Unmasked in 'SNL' Promos

    Louis C.K. Unmasked in 'SNL' Promos | VIDEO

    If you're a fan of Louis C.K.'s depressing-yet-life-affirming brand of comedy, you know that he essentially plays an enhanced version of himself on Louie, his acclaimed FX series. Or at least that's what he wanted us to believe: In...

    March 26, 2014 10:00 AM ET
  • Stream Wolfmother's Surprise LP, 'New Crown'

    Stream Wolfmother's Surprise LP, 'New Crown' | ARTICLE

    Get that black light and bong ready – Wolfmother is officially back in action. On Sunday, the stoner-rock trio unexpectedly dropped their long-awaited third album, New Crown, on their Facebook page, linking to a Bandcamp...

    March 24, 2014 2:40 PM ET
  • Cheech & Chong to Light Up Big Screen Again

    Cheech & Chong to Light Up Big Screen Again | ARTICLE

    It's been more than two decades since Cheech & Chong blew their signature weed cloud over the face of American cinema. But it's time to wake and bake: The world's most famous stoner duo are teaming up...

    March 24, 2014 1:55 PM ET
  • Pixies Compile Recent EPs on New Album, 'Indie Cindy'

    Pixies Compile Recent EPs on New Album, 'Indie Cindy' | ARTICLE

    Pixies have officially announced their new album, Indie Cindy, their first full-length since 1991's Trompe le Monde. The 12-track, Gil Norton-produced LP will be released through the band's own label, Pixiesmusic, on April 29th (with a Japanse release date...

    March 24, 2014 1:05 PM ET
  • 'Ghostbusters' Theme Gets Glowing Vinyl Reissue for Record Store Day

    'Ghostbusters' Theme Gets Glowing Vinyl Reissue for Record Store Day | ARTICLE

    Who ya gonna call? Your local record store. The stellar release line-up for this year's Record Store Day celebration just got even better thanks to an exclusive, glow-in-the-dark 10-inch vinyl edition of Ray Parker Jr.'s iconic Ghostbusters theme. One...

    March 24, 2014 11:23 AM ET
  • 'All Men Must Die' in 'Game of Thrones'

    'All Men Must Die' in 'Game of Thrones' | VIDEO

    Game of Thrones will kick off its fourth season on April 6th – but since two weeks is an eternity in nerd time (this writer included), the fantasy-drama has shared another round of intense teasers to...

    March 24, 2014 11:20 AM ET
  • Stream Johnny Cash's Lost LP, 'Out Among the Stars'

    Stream Johnny Cash's Lost LP, 'Out Among the Stars' | ARTICLE

    Johnny Cash's heavily anticipated "lost album," Out Among the Stars, is currently streaming in full at The Guardian, one week before its March 25th release date.  Why Johnny Cash Is One of the Greatest Singers...

    March 24, 2014 10:45 AM ET
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