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  • Rick Ross Laughs Off Illuminati Rumors

    Rick Ross Laughs Off Illuminati Rumors | ARTICLE

    Spend some time watching Rick Ross videos on YouTube, and you'll probably come across a few commenters who fervently believe the Miami rapper is part of the shadowy devil-worshipping group known as the Illuminati, along with many other...

    March 4, 2014 10:35 AM ET
  • How 'The Bachelor' Inspired St. Vincent's New Look

    How 'The Bachelor' Inspired St. Vincent's New Look | ARTICLE

    Before releasing her excellent new album this week, Annie Clark dyed her hair a striking shade of silver. The 31-year-old singer-guitarist – better known as St. Vincent – cites two crucial inspirations for the color change. One...

    February 25, 2014 9:20 AM ET
  • Rivers Cuomo: 'I Was Nirvana's Biggest Fan'

    Rivers Cuomo: 'I Was Nirvana's Biggest Fan' | ARTICLE

    Weezer's Rivers Cuomo called RS to talk about his love of Nirvana. Find his tribute and much more in Rolling Stone's new special collectors edition on the grunge stars' music and legend, available now. "In some...

    February 19, 2014 10:55 AM ET
  • Annie Clark's Bizarre Fever Dreams: Inside 'St. Vincent'

    Annie Clark's Bizarre Fever Dreams: Inside 'St. Vincent' | ARTICLE

    About a year ago, Annie Clark was wandering around a friend's ranch in a remote part of West Texas when she decided to take off all her clothes. "It's really beautiful out there," says the 31-year-old singer-guitarist,...

    February 17, 2014 11:00 AM ET
  • Meet Hip-Hop's Howard Stern: Charlamagne tha God

    Meet Hip-Hop's Howard Stern: Charlamagne tha God | ARTICLE

    In November, Charlamagne tha God sat across from Kanye West at New York's Power 105.1 FM and told West exactly what he thought of the rap superstar's recent work. "I didn't like the album at all,"...

    February 5, 2014 11:00 AM ET
  • Little Red

    Little Red | ALBUM REVIEW

    In a just world, Katy B's 2011 debut – a tightly paced sequence of ecstatic pop hooks and state-of-the-art club wobbles – would have made the London singer a first-rank star in the States. It didn't come...

    February 4, 2014 12:00 AM ET
  • Phoenix Working on 'Bankrupt!' Follow-Up

    Phoenix Working on 'Bankrupt!' Follow-Up | ARTICLE

    Phoenix have already started working on their follow-up to 2013's Bankrupt!, singer Thomas Mars tells Rolling Stone. "The way we tour is pretty unique," explains the frontman. "We go for two weeks, then we stop...

    January 30, 2014 11:05 AM ET
  • Watch Phoenix Play in a High School Gym

    Watch Phoenix Play in a High School Gym | VIDEO

    On October 7th, 2013, Phoenix played a secret show for 500 students in the gym of Anderson High School in Austin, Texas. "It almost felt like we were in the 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' video," recalls singer...

    January 29, 2014 7:00 AM ET
  • Haim Want to Access Their Inner Kanye West in 2014

    Haim Want to Access Their Inner Kanye West in 2014 | ARTICLE

    Haim had a pretty great year in 2013, but if they have their way, 2014 will be even bigger. The California sisters behind Days Are Gone tell Rolling Stone they can't wait to start working on...

    January 9, 2014 12:35 PM ET
  • James Murphy on Despacio, LCD Soundsystem's Live Album and New Music

    James Murphy on Despacio, LCD Soundsystem's Live Album and New Music | ARTICLE

    Since disbanding LCD Soundsystem in 2011, James Murphy has busied himself with all kinds of exciting new projects – from producing Arcade Fire to remixing David Bowie to filmmaking with Ron Howard to...

    December 11, 2013 10:55 AM ET
  • Noel Gallagher's Epic Year-End Gripe Session

    Noel Gallagher's Epic Year-End Gripe Session | ARTICLE

    Noel Gallagher did not enjoy 2013 very much. "Fucking had a shit year," says the British guitarist and songwriter, formerly of Oasis, when Rolling Stone reaches him by phone. "All I've done is sit around the...

    December 5, 2013 11:30 AM ET
  • James Murphy's Espresso Blend Is Finally Done

    James Murphy's Espresso Blend Is Finally Done | ARTICLE

    In January 2012, a few months after disbanding LCD Soundsystem, James Murphy revealed that he was developing his own signature espresso blend. That was nearly two years ago. Whatever happened to his long-promised coffee? "It's...

    December 4, 2013 12:55 PM ET
  • 5 Eminem Tracks Only Hardcore Fans Know

    5 Eminem Tracks Only Hardcore Fans Know | ARTICLE

    So, you think you're an Eminem fan just because you memorized the first verse of "Lose Yourself"? Prepare to have your mind blown by these diabolically brilliant tracks that only our cover star's biggest...

    November 26, 2013 11:10 AM ET
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Plan Return to the Studio in 2014

    Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Plan Return to the Studio in 2014 | ARTICLE

    After spending the last year-plus building their debut LP, The Heist, into a platinum smash, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are finally ready to make a follow-up album. Well, almost: Macklemore tells Rolling Stone he can't wait to hit...

    November 25, 2013 4:00 PM ET
  • Ezra Koenig: Believe in Your Selfie

    Ezra Koenig: Believe in Your Selfie | ARTICLE

    This week, Oxford Dictionaries announced that its 2013 Word of the Year is "selfie." One person who was less than thrilled about the choice is Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig. "You know, I got...

    November 22, 2013 10:00 AM ET
  • Oasis Are Never, Ever Getting Back Together

    Oasis Are Never, Ever Getting Back Together | ARTICLE

    Give up hope, Britpop fans: The chances of an Oasis reunion are absolutely nil, according to guitarist Noel Gallagher. No way, no how. Read on to see what happened when we asked Noel – who left the band...

    November 20, 2013 2:45 PM ET
  • How Kanye West Came to Harvard

    How Kanye West Came to Harvard | ARTICLE

    It was a sleepy Sunday afternoon at Harvard University's Graduate School of Design when Kanye West made his unexpected entrance last weekend. "Nobody knew he was coming," says Tessa Kaneene, a second-year masters student in...

    November 19, 2013 4:55 PM ET
  • Watch R. Kelly Sing Ridiculous Sex Songs

    Watch R. Kelly Sing Ridiculous Sex Songs | VIDEO

    R. Kelly can write a seductive hit about virtually any topic imaginable – as he's proved many times over with songs like "Sex Planet," "Sex in the Kitchen," "Sex Weed" and many more. "I know how to put...

    November 19, 2013 3:10 PM ET
  • Beck: 'I Never Get Tired of Playing Lou Reed's Songs'

    Beck: 'I Never Get Tired of Playing Lou Reed's Songs' | ARTICLE

    Memorials for Lou Reed, who died on Sunday at age 71, are still pouring in. Beck called to talk about how much Reed's songs meant to him and an entire generation of musicians. Here's what...

    October 31, 2013 11:59 AM ET
  • Franz Ferdinand Frontman 'Chuffed That We're Still Together'

    Franz Ferdinand Frontman 'Chuffed That We're Still Together' | ARTICLE

    Franz Ferdinand season has returned: After a four-year break, the Scottish crew has spent the past month touring the U.S. in support of its fourth album, Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action. Each night...

    October 25, 2013 9:30 AM ET
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