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Keith Urban Looks to 'Unlikely Places' for New Album Inspiration
"John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16" may be Keith Urban's fastest-selling single in a decade, but the singer's recording of the hit didn't come together quite so rapidly. As he details in this behind-the-scenes documentary, recording the upbeat tune provided some musical challenges and a fair amount of creative angst. Urban...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:28:00 -0400


Kurt Cobain Demo to Feature in 'Montage of Heck' Theatrical Re-Release
Nirvana fans will be able to hear a previously unreleased song that Kurt Cobain wrote when the documentary, Montage of Heck, gets a widespread theatrical re-release on August 7th. Filmmaker Brett Morgen mixed in the tune – without re-editing what people saw in the film's HBO broadcast – though he would...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:18:00 -0400


Watch the Edge, Adam Clayton's Shock Performance With U2 Cover Band
U2 have spent the past couple of months bringing special guests - an Elvis impersonator, a Canadian U2 cover band, Lady Gaga - onto the stage at their own shows. But on Wednesday night, they brought the act to a higher level when The Edge and Adam Clayton joined the New York-based U2...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:35:00 -0400


Flashback: Bon Jovi Perform Somber Duet With Willie Nelson
Willie Nelson has always relied on the kindness of his many celebrity friends, whether it's to perform at the annual Farm Aid concerts or to share a duet with him on the seemingly endless string of LPs he has released throughout his 82 years. In April of 2002, several of...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:27:00 -0400


Lollapalooza 2015 Livestream: Watch Sets From McCartney to Bassnectar
This weekend, Lollapalooza will once again return to Chicago, as it has for the last 10 years. But if you can't make it to the Windy City to catch the festival's eclectic mix of music and mayhem in person, you can still watch real-time sets from many of the event's...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:29:00 -0400


Bikini Kill to Reissue 'Revolution Girl Style Now' Demo
Vaunted riot grrrl band Bikini Kill are preparing the reissue of their 1991 demo tape Revolution Girl Style Now. On September 22nd, the band's inaugural collection of work will be available on vinyl, CD and digital formats for the first time. A trailer for the reissue features footage filmed by Brian Ruff from...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:51:00 -0400


Hear a Gorgeous Seventies Soul Track Recorded in a Virginia Prison
The Numero Group takes record-collecting to the level of archaeology, digging up everything from primo post-hardcore to obscure soul and trailblazing punk and reissuing it in smartly researched, beautifully packaged compilations. The Chicago label's catalog is dizzyingly diverse, but the focus is always on unearthing a great story along with a...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:41:00 -0400


Paul McCartney Preps 'Tug of War,' 'Pipes of Peace' Reissues
Paul McCartney's early Eighties efforts, Tug of War and Pipes of Peace, will be reissued on October 2nd, with both arriving as multi-disc sets boasting numerous previously unreleased demos and outtakes. Both Tug of War and Pipes of Peace feature a number of classic McCartney cuts, including his duets with Stevie Wonder ("Ebony...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:38:00 -0400


Watch Maddie & Tae Harmonize About Heartache, Hard Lessons in New Song
Growing up is never easy, even when you score your first Number One single at 19 years old. On Maddie & Tae's debut album, Start Here, the country newcomers look back over a half-decade's worth of boyfriends, dreams, schoolyard bullies and fishing dates gone awry. The 11-track album, whose songs...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:30:00 -0400


Hear Prince's Funky New Party Popper 'Stare'
Prince lets loose in his new tune "Stare," a funky string of party-friendly, double-entendre come-ons and callbacks to his past. He sings about going onstage in his underwear and calls back his 1986 smash "Kiss" and its scratchy guitar line, interspersed with silly turns of phrase like "Second things first,"...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:14:00 -0400


Watch Travis Meadows Exorcise Demons in 'Old Ghosts' Video
Travis Meadows knows a thing or two about being haunted by the spirits of our past — he's battled addiction, cancer, the loss of his leg and numerous trips to rehab. Luckily for artists like Dierks Bentley, Eric Church and Jake Owen, he also knows how to turn struggle into...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:01:00 -0400


U2 to Air 'Innocence' Show, Behind-the-Scenes Doc on HBO
Two new U2 films, a behind-the-scenes documentary and a live concert, will air on HBO this fall. The doc, premiering November 7th, will focus on how the group's current Innocence + Experience tour came together, while the concert film will be shot at the band's Paris gig on November 14th...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400


Dance-Punk Vets !!! Prep New Record 'As If'
Dance punk veterans !!! — audibly known as "Chk-Chk-Chk" — have dropped two new songs, "Freedom! '15" and "Sick Ass Moon," both of which will appear on the group's sixth LP, As If, set to arrive October 16th via Warp. Described by the band as a "disco odyssey," "Freedom! '15" is a...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:44:00 -0400


Gaslight Anthem Announce Indefinite Hiatus
New Jersey punk band the Gaslight Anthem announced Wednesday that the group will go on an indefinite hiatus following their current European tour. "We're all going to do other projects and stay active in some way or another, both in and out of music, but we'd like to step away from...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:27:00 -0400


Julien Temple on 'Lost' Pistols Film, Punk Docs & Joe Strummer's Socks
Johnny Rotten grabs the microphone and lurches forward, his pimply face grinning into the camera. Next to him, Steve Jones is miming (or mocking) guitar-hero moves, while Sid Vicious hunches over his bass, surly as ever. The grainy footage carbon-dates to the tail end of 1977, right before the band...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:22:00 -0400


Hear Leigh Nash Go South With 'Somebody's Yesterday'
"It's about a compilation of exes, to be honest," Leigh Nash laughs to Rolling Stone Country about her new single, "Somebody's Yesterday," from her upcoming solo album The State I'm In. As the lead singer of Sixpence None the Richer, Nash is no stranger to love songs. "Somebody's Yesterday" is...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:04:00 -0400


Morrissey Alleges Sexual Assault at San Francisco Airport
UPDATE: A TSA spokesperson has denied any officer misconduct to Rolling Stone. "TSA takes all allegations of misconduct seriously and strives to treat every passenger with dignity and respect," Mike England says. "Upon review of closed circuit TV footage, TSA determined that the supervised officer followed standard operating procedures in the...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:04:00 -0400


Watch the Throne: Dave Grohl on How the Foos Saved Their Summer
Dave Grohl sounds hoarse. On a day off from the Foo Fighters' current North American tour, the frontman comes off as typically amiable, but he blew out his vocal cords during a marathon, career-spanning gig the previous night. "My voice is the least of my worries at this moment," he rasps...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:00:00 -0400


How Bully's Alicia Bognanno Went From Studio Geek to Alt-Rock Screamer
Feels Like, the debut album from the Nashville four-piece Bully, opens with a blast of painful catharsis. "I remember getting too fucked up," singer-guitarist Alicia Bognanno, 25, yells at the top of her lungs over churning chords. "I remember showing up at your house/And I remember hurting you so bad/And I remember...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:54:00 -0400


Steel Guitar Great Buddy Emmons Dies
Musician Buddy Emmons, widely regarded as the world's foremost steel guitarist, hailed for his unique playing style and innovations with regard to tuning, has died at age 78. Born Buddie Gene Emmons in Mishawaka, Indiana, and nicknamed "the Big E," his guitar work was heard on countless recordings by acts ranging from...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:19:00 -0400


Hannibal Buress Asks Beverly Hills Dwellers: 'Who Is Meek Mill?'
The beef between Meek Mill and Drake might be the biggest (or second biggest) story in hip-hop now, but as Hannibal Buress proved on Wednesday night's Why, a pair of diss tracks, Twitter jabs and ghostwriting accusations haven't pushed the feud into the general consciousness. To get the true magnitude of the rap...

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:14:00 -0400


Dr. Dre to Release New Album as 'Straight Outta Compton' Soundtrack
Dr. Dre will finally end fans' 16-year wait for a new album when the rapper releases his Straight Outta Compton soundtrack, which will consist of new music entirely produced by The Chronic mastermind, a source tells Rolling Stone. Dre is expected to confirm the album, the companion piece to the N.W.A biopic, on his...

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:34:00 -0400


Hear Cox Family's Stirring Reunion Song
In 1996, after three outstanding LPs for independent Rounder Records, Grammy-winning country-bluegrass group the Cox Family signed with major Nashville label Asylum Records. The group, which consisted of Louisiana-born siblings Sidney, Evelyn and Suzanne Cox and their father, Willard Cox, released Just When We're Thinking It's Over, produced by Alison...

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:27:00 -0400


Watch Liam Gallagher Debut New Song in Irish Pub
Liam Gallagher has remained largely out of the spotlight since he announced the sudden demise of Beady Eye last October. However, the former Oasis singer resurfaced this weekend in an Irish pub, where Gallagher treated bar patrons to an impromptu concert that featured the unveiling of a new song. The as-yet-untitled track, recorded...

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:14:00 -0400


Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Eagles Songs
Unless there's yet another leg waiting to be announced, the Eagles wrapped up their two-year History of the Eagles tour this week with a show at CenturyLink Center in Bossier City, Louisiana. The hugely successful tour saw them presenting their catalog in chronological order, including an opening set with guitarist Bernie Leadon, who hadn't...

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:02:00 -0400
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