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Pearl Jam canceled this Wednesday's (April 20th) concert in Raleigh, North Carolina in protest of the state's new anti-LGBT law, known officially as HB2 or the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act. In a statement on the band’s website, the band said, "The HB2 law that was...
Jack White , never one to shy away from side projects, has invested in a baseball bat company. He teamed up with Detroit Tigers ' second baseman Ian Kinsler as partners and co-investors in Warstic, an independent sporting goods company. Warstic designs wood and metal bats, gear...
Rockers Alter Bridge recently started recording and putting together work for a follow-up to their 2013 album Fortress . The as-yet-untitled work would be their fifth, and will be produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette , Blabbermouth.net reports. In an interview with myglobalmind...
As the official ambassadors of Record Store Day 2016, Metallica performed a special in-store set at Rasputin Music in Berkeley, CA on April 16th. The band recently released deluxe edition remastered box sets for Kill 'Em All and Ride the Lightning , and their performance...
Everyone has an opinion. But Red Hot Chili Peppers ' bassist, Flea , isn't listening to the vocal cries of support and disdain for his most recent performance. When the hardcore Los Angeles Lakers fan Flea was given the privilege and honor of playing the "National Anthem" before...
Lumineers ' new LP Cleopatra nabbed the top spot on the Billboard 200 in its first week of release, selling 125,000 copies. Of that, 108,000 were traditional album sales, while the rest came in the form of streams and downloads of their chart-topping single, "Ophelia." In other...
HBO's Vinyl: Season One came to a close on Sunday. Throughout the first season of the Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger -helmed show, high-profile artists were tapped to cover rock blasts from the past, including Iggy Pop , Julian Casablancas , the Arcs , the Kills ' Alison...
Folk rockers Mumford & Sons have joined other artists in using their celebrity to make a statement about the so-called HB2 law in North Carolina, which bars transgender people from using bathrooms that don’t coincide with their assigned gender at birth. Ringo Starr and Bruce...
Rockers Muse had a serious technical malfunction at their London gig on April 14th. Fans attending the third leg of their four-night residency at the O2 Arena got more than they bargained for when a blimp/plane-shaped drone, dubbed the 'dildrone' by attendees, attempted to fly...