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Bob Dylan

Swedish Scientists Put Bob Dylan Lyrics In Work

Sep 2014 19:47PM EDT

After finding out that a group of Swedish scientists has been slipping Bob Dylan references into their scholarly writings, 'Billboard 'went ahead and contacted one of the brilliant men.READ MORE

Gary Clark Jr.

Gary Clark Jr. Quietly Released a Live Album Last Week, Featuring Jimi Hendrix, Albert Collins Covers [TRACKLIST]

Sep 2014 17:33PM EDT

On Sept. 23, contemporary guitar virtuoso Gary Clark Jr. released a two-disc live album without much fanfare, despite being one of the premiere live performers today.READ MORE

One Direction at iHeartRadio Music Festival 2014

New Found Glory, Hayley Williams Accuse One Direction 'Steal My Girl' of Plagarism

Sep 2014 17:28PM EDT

One Direction clearly pulled from the '80s for its new single "Steal Your Girl," but does the new single from FOUR also rip from another influence? According to New Found Glory's Chad Gilbert and Hayley Williams, the new 1D track sounds eerily similar to "It's Not Your Fault."READ MORE

U2

U2 Have Finished "70 Percent" Of New Album 'Songs Of Experience'

Sep 2014 16:50PM EDT

We knew U2 have already recorded much of their new album Songs of Experience, but we didn't know it would be shaping up this quickly.READ MORE

Axl Rose and DJ Ashba

Guns N' Roses Will Do 'Quite A Bit of Touring' in 2015, DJ Ashba Says

Sep 2014 16:48PM EDT

The guitarist recently said that GN'R will be hitting the road in 2015 in addition to recording some material for a follow-up to the 2008 album.READ MORE

Johnny Marr

Stream Johnny Marr's New Album 'Playland' Via Spotify

Sep 2014 16:07PM EDT

Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has shared his new album, Playland, on Spotify a week in advance of its release.READ MORE

Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin

Jimmy Page Dismisses Led Zeppelin Reunion, Announces Plans To Start New Band

Sep 2014 15:34PM EDT

NME reports that legendary guitarist Jimmy Page has shot down the possibility of a Led Zeppelin reunion, though he also announced plans to put together a new band of largely unknown musicians to perform music from all across his 50-year career, as well as "some new material."READ MORE

All Time Low

All Time Low Working on 2015 Album with Producer John Feldman

Sep 2014 15:31PM EDT

All Time Low fans got a surprise Monday when singer Alex Gaskarth announced the band will begin work on a new album with producer John Feldmann.READ MORE

Rancid

Rancid Shares Three-Song Music Video - 'Collision Course,' 'Honor Is All We Know,' 'Evil's My Friend'

Sep 2014 14:23PM EDT

California punk veterans Rancid are releasing their eighth studio album Honor Is All We Know on Oct. 27, but instead of releasing a music video for just one song, they've gone a different route and released a single music video for three of the album's tracks: "Collision Course," "Honor Is All We Know," and "Evil's My Friend," which you can check out below.READ MORE

Slipknot

Slipknot's Upcoming Festival 'Knotfest' Is Not Going To Smell Good

Sep 2014 14:19PM EDT

For what might be today's grossest news, Slipknot has announced that their festival later this month known as Knotfest will have its own smell - burning camel feces.READ MORE

Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace

Kellie Pickler, Courtney Barnett and Jason Isbell Rally to Fight Breast Cancer with 'Ten Bands, One Cause' Pink Vinyl Reissues

Sep 2014 13:51PM EDT

In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which starts Oct. 1, 10 bands and artists are reissuing some of their records on pink vinyl Sept. 30.READ MORE

Tom Morello

Tom Morello Complains about Service at Seattle's The Five Point on Twitter, Owner Fires Back

Sep 2014 12:43PM EDT

Tom Morello recently reunited with Audioslave bandmate Chris Cornell in Seattle to play a benefit for 15 Now, an organization that helped raise the minimum wage to $15 in the area.READ MORE

Britt Daniel

Britt Daniel of Spoon Discloses His Favorite Album Cover, Romantic Song in New Interview

Sep 2014 12:17PM EDT

Spoon have survived another album promo campaign — "They Want My Soul" dropped Aug. 5 — so singer Britt Daniel decided to go along with a wacky, Spoon-free interview.READ MORE

Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper Talks 'Eleanor Rigby' Cover from 'The Art of McCartney' Tribute Album [WATCH]

Sep 2014 12:08PM EDT

On his cover of The Beatles's violin-heavy tune "Eleanor Rigby," shock-rocker Alice Cooper does a straightforward version of the song, which will be included on the tribute album "The Art of McCartney."READ MORE

Bryan Adams

Bryan Adams Discusses New Album 'Tracks Of My Years,' Miley Cyrus And Two Forgotten Decades

Sep 2014 12:01PM EDT

We caught up with the 54-year-old to talk about the new disc, the few things he can still recall from his heyday and Miley Cyrus, among other topics.READ MORE

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