Slowdive will be playing at New York's Terminal 5 tomorrow (Oct. 25) as part of the CMJ Music Marathon before making their way across North America, Music Times chatted with founding member Rachel Goswell about the band's return to the stage and their plans for the future.
Visions of cheerleaders oftentimes bring up teenage girls in mini-skirts supporting the local varsity team, but that's not always what a "cheerleader" is. Enter, Philadelphia indie pop outfit Cheerleader, the latest buzzing band to enter the scene.
Cold War Kids drop their fifth studio album, Hold My Home, tomorrow (Oct. 21). Serving as the follow-up to 2013's Dear Miss Lonely Hearts, the album explores the notion of "home" and features production from guitarist Dan Gallucci and frequent collaborator Lars Stalfors (Mars Volta, Matt & Kim). We chatted with frontman Nathan Willett about the inspiration behind the new effort, how the band has evolved, their tour plans, and the special memorabilia available to fans on their PledgeMusic campaign.
Recording just a single album can be an incredibly difficult and time-consuming process (just ask Dr. Dre or Axl Rose), but these six artists took up the challenge (and succeeded) of recording two albums at once (or even more). Read this
In honor of Britney Spears' Las Vegas residency at Planet Hollywood, the city will celebrate "Britney Day" on Nov. 5. Read this
We Can Survive packed more pop talent into one night than we thought was humanly possible for a non-awards show. Read this
The pair were recently in New York City to film promo spots for the episode, and as usual, Carrey stole the show with his physical comedy. Read this
Its been a minute since Rihanna has released any new music but it may be coming sooner than expected. A memo from Roc Nation recently leaked on the web with the header title "Lost Files" by Rihanna. It has been speculated that the list is a possible tracklist for Rih's upcoming studio album, which is slated to feature Drake, Nicki Minaj and Big Sean. Read this
The scene will take place at the "CMA Awards," where Yearwood gets to present a trophy.Read more »
There's a new G-Unit mini documentary making the rounds, and — surprise! — it's full of outlandish statements from one of hip-hop's best-known crews.Read more »
Johnny Marr and Noel Gallagher have made it clear in the recent days that they're buddies.Read more »
It's been four years since Glenn Danzig and his band released an album, but the singer said that a new record will be out by this time next year.Read more »
Chesney took a year off from touring, and it appears to have served him well.Read more »