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  • Peter Hook: Disney's Joy Division Shirts 'Might Be the Thing' to Reunite the Band

    Peter Hook: Disney's Joy Division Shirts 'Might Be the Thing' to Reunite the Band | ARTICLE

    Peter Hook has a lot of witty one-liners about Disney's controversial Joy Division-inspired shirts that were yanked from shelves yesterday, including: "Because of the amount of money I’ve spent in Disneyland I think they owe me something...

    January 26, 2012 2:30 PM ET
  • Kaiser Chiefs Refreshed, Ready for New Album and Tour

    Kaiser Chiefs Refreshed, Ready for New Album and Tour | ARTICLE

    Kaiser Chiefs will release their new album, Start the Revolution Without Me, March 6 and start a U.S. tour that night in Boston. It's the British band's first U.S. release since 2008's Off With Their Heads. While...

    January 26, 2012 1:40 PM ET
  • Benji and Joel Madden Introduce New Band the Madden Brothers

    Benji and Joel Madden Introduce New Band the Madden Brothers | ARTICLE

    After 16 years and five albums, Good Charlotte's Benji and Joel Madden are pausing to record under the name the Madden Brothers. "There’s a honesty to the name that allows us to say things and do things and...

    January 24, 2012 2:05 PM ET
  • Zakk Wylde Roasted by Corey Taylor and Sharon Osbourne

    Zakk Wylde Roasted by Corey Taylor and Sharon Osbourne | ARTICLE

    Guitar World magazine honored guitarist Zakk Wylde last night in Anaheim, California with its first ever Rock & Roll Roast. Before Wylde took the throne of honor and was skewered by the likes of Corey Taylor, Duff...

    January 20, 2012 5:30 PM ET
  • French DJ Laurent Garnier Planning New Single, New Album

    French DJ Laurent Garnier Planning New Single, New Album | ARTICLE

      French DJ/producer Laurent Garnier is in the U.S. this week, and that he's here at all could be considered news. “I’ve done quite rare visits for the last 10 years in America,” he tells...

    January 20, 2012 3:15 PM ET
  • John Mayer Says New Album Will Have 'Organic, Cowboy Guitar Sounds'

    John Mayer Says New Album Will Have 'Organic, Cowboy Guitar Sounds' | ARTICLE

    John Mayer has been understandably silent since his diagnosis with vocal problems last September. The vocal issues forced him to cancel concert dates and delay his new album, Born And Raised. But the singer/songwriter/guitarist appeared yesterday at...

    January 19, 2012 11:15 AM ET
  • Reunited Velvet Revolver, Maroon 5, More Honor John O'Brien

    Reunited Velvet Revolver, Maroon 5, More Honor John O'Brien | ARTICLE

    When we spoke last week with Velvet Revolver guitarist Dave Kushner about the reason behind the band's one-off reunion, he talked movingly about the impact his late best friend, composer John O'Brien, had on so...

    January 13, 2012 2:00 PM ET
  • Slipknot Members Form Film Production Company for 'Psychological' Films

    Slipknot Members Form Film Production Company for 'Psychological' Films | ARTICLE

    Metal band Slipknot have always had a flair for the visual. Now co-founder/percussionist M. Shawn Crahan, also known as Clown, and frontman Corey Taylor are taking it to the next level: The pair are heading to Sundance...

    January 13, 2012 12:35 PM ET
  • Jane's Addiction, the Roots Playing Rolling Stone Tailgate Party

    Jane's Addiction, the Roots Playing Rolling Stone Tailgate Party | ARTICLE

    Rolling Stone has put together an all-star talent roster for the Volkswagen Rock & Roll Fan Tailgate Party just before the Super Bowl on February 5th in Indianapolis, with performances by Jane's Addiction...

    January 12, 2012 8:00 AM ET
  • Alice in Chains Working on New Album

    Alice in Chains Working on New Album | ARTICLE

    Alice in Chains made a hugely successful recording comeback in 2009 with Black Gives Way to Blue. The first album from the band featuring new singer William Duvall, the album debuted in the Top 10 of the Billboard...

    January 11, 2012 11:45 AM ET
  • Coachella Lineup 2012: Radiohead, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg to Headline

    Coachella Lineup 2012: Radiohead, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg to Headline | ARTICLE

    After months of speculation, leaked lineups and hipsters spreading rumors "from friends," the Coachella 2012 lineup is out. As already widely reported, Radiohead are one of the headliners, closing out the festival's...

    January 9, 2012 8:35 PM ET
  • Exclusive: The Reason Behind Velvet Revolver's One-Night Reunion

    Exclusive: The Reason Behind Velvet Revolver's One-Night Reunion | ARTICLE

    When Velvet Revolver – Slash, Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum, Dave Kushner and Scott Weiland – reunite for one show next Thursday at L.A.'s House Of Blues, it will be the result of Kushner. The band's...

    January 6, 2012 8:00 AM ET
  • Chevelle Recall Tour Misadventures

    Chevelle Recall Tour Misadventures | ARTICLE

    Radio station shows are always an interesting challenge for bands, as they're trying to win over audiences that might not care to see them. After playing at KROQ's Almost Acoustic Xmas in Los Angeles, Chevelle felt like...

    January 5, 2012 12:00 PM ET
  • Gym Class Heroes, LMFAO to Perform at Rolling Stone's Big Game Party

    Gym Class Heroes, LMFAO to Perform at Rolling Stone's Big Game Party | ARTICLE

    LMFAO, Gym Class Heroes, Lupe Fiasco and Cobra Starship will perform at the Rolling Stone Big Game party. The show, put on with Bacardi in celebration of the company's 150th anniversary, will take place February 4th at...

    January 5, 2012 8:00 AM ET
  • 'American Idol' Finalist James Durbin Celebrates Wedding, New Album

    'American Idol' Finalist James Durbin Celebrates Wedding, New Album | ARTICLE

    James Durbin had a very happy new year. The almost-23-year-old finalist from last year's American Idol season wed his longtime girlfriend, Heidi Lowe, New Year's Eve in a ceremony in his hometown of Santa Cruz, California. Durbin tells Rolling...

    January 4, 2012 4:30 PM ET
  • Avicii Joins Headliners of Ultra Music Festival

    Avicii Joins Headliners of Ultra Music Festival | ARTICLE

    Last year's Ultra Music Festival in Miami was the biggest event in the series' 12-year history: a sold-out expansion to three days and over 100,000 attendees. Given how this was before the very well-documented 2011 dance music...

    December 23, 2011 12:10 PM ET
  • R. Kelly: 'There Is No End' to 'Trapped in the Closet'

    R. Kelly: 'There Is No End' to 'Trapped in the Closet' | ARTICLE

    R. Kelly has headlined arenas around the world, but the singer/producer felt like a rookie when he took the stage to perform "I Believe I Can Fly" with Melanie Amaro on last night's X Factor. "Tonight,...

    December 22, 2011 3:15 PM ET
  • Nikki Sixx: Vegas Residency Is Start of Biggest Years Of Crue's Career

    Nikki Sixx: Vegas Residency Is Start of Biggest Years Of Crue's Career | ARTICLE

    Mötley Crüe's much ballyhooed Vegas residency this coming February only lasts three weeks, but bassist Nikki Sixx tells Rolling Stone it's just the start of what will be a crazy schedule for the band....

    December 21, 2011 2:00 PM ET
  • 'X Factor' Promises Superstar Duets for Finale

    'X Factor' Promises Superstar Duets for Finale | ARTICLE

    The X Factor made its U.S. debut with a glamorous Hollywood premiere this past September, and the show plans to wrap its first season with the same red-carpet flair. Before the final competitive performances on Wednesday and...

    December 20, 2011 12:00 PM ET
  • Trent Reznor Shares Release Info for How to Destroy Angels Album

    Trent Reznor Shares Release Info for How to Destroy Angels Album | ARTICLE

    How to Destroy Angels – the new rock project from Trent Reznor, his wife Mariqueen Maandig and The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo co-composer Atticus Ross – is almost ready for their grand debut....

    December 15, 2011 5:55 PM ET
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