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Hozier is one of the breakout Modern Rock stories of the year and now the Irish singer/songwriter is about to embark on a nearly sold-out fall North American tour while also mapping out a new leg of dates for early 2015. Hozier's first single, "Take Me To Church," is currently...
Celebrity lookalikes Chad Smith and Will Ferrell teamed up for another musical event last Friday night (September 19th), although this time the Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer and the Anchorman star were not competing in a "drum-off." The pair took part in a jam of the Rolling...
Footage has surfaced online of the Black Keys covering the 1994 hit single "A Girl Like You," originally written and recorded by Scottish singer Edwyn Collins . The last act to cover the tune -- if you want to call them an official musical "act" -- was Alvin And The Chipmunks...
Lorde has released the cover art and title for her single from the soundtrack of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 . The track, called "Yellow Flicker Beat," will be released on September 30th. Lorde is also curating the soundtrack, which will arrive shortly before the movie...
Nine Inch Nails main man Trent Reznor has posted a preview online of music from the score to Gone Girl , which he composed with longtime collaborator Atticus Ross . This is the third time that the pair have scored a movie for director David Fincher , following The Girl With The...
Radiohead singer Thom Yorke has posted an image at his Tumblr page showing a white vinyl record playing, but no further info. Fans have speculated that the disc could be a pressing of new music that the band released through its recently launched app, or a hint that Yorke is...
Staind singer Aaron Lewis is safe but was forced to cancel his performance in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Saturday night (September 20th) after the private charter jet on which he was a passenger veered off a taxiway and got stuck in mud at an airport in Warton, Texas. According to...
Although Slipknot has yet to reveal the name of its new drummer, it's widely believed that Jay Weinberg, son of Bruce Springsteen's longtime drummer Max Weinberg, has got the gig. That theory gained a lot more credence last week -- but perhaps not in the way that Slipknot or...
Foo Fighters came to Richmond, Virginia last Wednesday night (September 17th) and played a crowdfunded concert at a 1,500-person venue called the National, with frontman Dave Grohl taking a moment during the 23-song set to pay tribute to local artist and late Gwar leader Dave...