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9 Solo Artists Who Are Better Than Their Bands: Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake, And More

How many times have you been disappointed by a solo album from a member of one of your favorite bands? Sometimes they're outright bad, but even the good ones (Morrissey, Paul McCartney, etc.) simply can't compare to their old bands. However, these ...

Antemasque: Mars Volta & At The Drive-In Veterans Begin First Tour

Antemasque kicked off their U.S. tour with Interpol last night in San Antonio. This tour is the first time the band will play together under the new moniker. Omar Rodríguez-López and Cedric Bixler-Zavala are the two main forces behind the group, ...

6 Lo-Fi Albums By Big Rock Stars: Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, And More

One of my favorite genres of music is lo-fi, or "low-fidelity," meaning artists who record their songs onto cheap equipment. Though most lo-fi artists are DIY musicians who work outside of the mainstream and use cheap equipment out of necessity, ...

Ted Nugent, Jack White, The Black Keys: Motor City Madman Doesn’t Get The White Stripe’s Sound

Detroit’s own Motor City Mad Man Ted Nugent is notorious for speaking his mind. And in a recent interview with FUSE, it appears he did just that. The guitarist spoke with the site about his upcoming album, SHUTUP&JAM, July 4 and his thoughts on ...

10 Indie/Alt-Rock Musicians Who Have Acted: Jack White, Björk, And More

Though plenty of pop and (especially) hip-hop stars have dabbled in acting, they're not the only musicians who have second careers as thespians. Here are ten indie rock/alternative rock musicians who have acted in films and television.

Will Ferrell and Chad Smith Target Metallica's Lars Ulrich for Another Drum-Off

Will Ferrell and Chad Smith have chosen a target for their next drum-off: Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich.

Red Hot Chili Peppers Post Instagram Video Hinting at New Album

The Red Hot Chili Peppers post an Instagram Video that hints at a new album.

WATCH: Will Ferrell / Chad Smith Drum Battle Goes Down on Fallon's ‘Tonight Show’

Will Ferrell and Chad Smith met on Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' to go drumstick to drumstick for charity.

6 Bands Whose Bassist is the Most Famous Member: Pink Floyd, Fall Out Boy, and more

Not to diminish the talents and important role of bassists in any way, but how often is the bassist the most recognizable member of a band? The singer and guitarist get plenty of recognition, but the bassist is usually stuck right outside the ...

7 Musicians Who Have Rejoined Their Bands: Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and more

Line-up changes are common within huge rock bands, but after someone leaves a band, it's very rare for them to ever rejoin. Here are seven musicians who rejoined their bands after leaving.

Will Ferrell / Chad Smith drum-off gets a date and venue on 'The Tonight Show'

Will Ferrell and Chad Smith set to hash out their drum skills on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' on May 22.

Antemasque clarifies that Flea is not actually a member of the band, gives details on upcoming album

Last week, we reported on the new band Antemasque, helmed by Mars Volta frontman Cedric Bixler-Zavala, guitarist Omar Rodríguez-López and drummer Dave Elitch. According to Rolling Stone, the band's label, Nadie, has clarified Flea's involvement in ...

6 Bands That Would Be Better With Different Lyricists: Best Coast, Oasis, and more

Just because you can write excellent music doesn’t mean you can write excellent lyrics to go along with it. Johnny Marr knew this when he collaborated with Morrissey, and Elton John knew this when he teamed up with Bernie Taupin. Here are six bands ...

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea to write memoir via Grand Central Publishing

Red Hot Chili Peppers co-founder and bassist Flea (born Michael Balzary) has accomplished a lot in his 30-plus years in the spotlight. Known for his wild bass licks and for rocking tube socks and a Mohawk, Flea has performed at the Super Bowl, voice ...

Flea voices character on Disney Junior cartoon, 'Sherrif Callie's Wild West' [WATCH]

Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea is lending his voice to the Disney cartoon, Sheriff Callie's Wild West for an episode titled "The Pie Thief," which airs Friday at 9 a.m. EST on Disney Junior, according to Rolling Stone.

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