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  • U.K. glam rockers Sweet are a cut above the rest

    U.K. glam rockers Sweet are a cut above the rest

    Sweet are a glam rock pop band from the United Kingdom that found great success in the pop charts during the seventies with such hits as "The Ballroom Blitz" and "Fox on the Run." When glam rock became passe, the band morphed into a hard rock outfit and continued on until original lead singer Brian...
  • Fleetwood Mac add more 2015 tour dates in U.K. and Ireland

    Fleetwood Mac add more 2015 tour dates in U.K. and Ireland

    Fleetwood Mac continue to expand their 2015 summer run in the U.K and Ireland. The reunited multi- Grammy winners have added a total of five new dates as part of their hugely successful On With The Show Tour. According to an article posted Dec. 3 at Fleetwood Mac's official website, the band's...
  • Rancid and Dropkick Murphys to headline 2015 Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival

    Rancid and Dropkick Murphys to headline 2015 Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival

    The combination of punk rock and bowling has been a successful pairing for nearly two decades for the Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival in Las Vegas. The event has officially announced Rancid, Dropkick Murphys, and Refused as its headliners for its 17th annual event in May 2015. Festival...
  • The Afghan Whigs bring back 'Gentlemen'

    The Afghan Whigs bring back 'Gentlemen'

    Gentlemen is The Afghan Whig’s fourth studio effort, and one of the most misogynistic albums in rock history. Written and produced by lead singer Greg Dulli, this album ought to give you the creeps – if you’re listening closely enough. You’re left wondering if he’s singing in character, or if he...
  • Hookworms announces international tour dates

    Hookworms announces international tour dates

    Hookworms are comprised of five former punkers from Leeds, UK who have transferred their genre to feverish space rock, noise rock or probably more likely to neo-psychedelic rock. The band is composed of JN, JW, MB, MJ and SS. You could say that they hide behind their initials but perhaps they just...
  • Fleetwood Mac announce 2015 headline appearance at Isle of Wight Festival

    Fleetwood Mac announce 2015 headline appearance at Isle of Wight Festival

    Fleetwood Mac has confirmed they will headline the Isle of Wight Festival in 2015. The legendary rockers will bring their reunited classic line-up, which includes long estranged singer-songwriter Christine McVie as they make their debut appearance at the famous U.K. music festival. According to a...
  • Nickelback announce 2015 fall tour dates in Europe

    Nickelback announce 2015 fall tour dates in Europe

    Nickelback will be heading to Europe in 2015. The multi-platinum selling Canuck rockers will hit multiple countries across the continent and the U.K. in the fall as part their massive No Fixed Address World Tour. According to a news release posted Nov. 30 at Nickelback's official website, the...
  • Jesse Macht premieres 'This Light' music video

    Jesse Macht premieres 'This Light' music video

    Breakout singer-songwriter Jesse Macht released his newest music video on Tuesday, showcasing his new holiday single "This Light." Co-written with James Smith of the band The Spring Standards, "This Light" combines Macht's trademark introspective songwriting and soulful vocals with the spirit of the...
  • The Killers, feat. Jimmy Kimmel, release Christmas tune "Joel The Lump Of Coal"

    The Killers, feat. Jimmy Kimmel, release Christmas tune "Joel The Lump Of Coal"

    In a collaboration with late night host Jimmy Kimmel, The Killers release “Joel The Lump Of Coal.” The Christmas tune was co-written by Kimmel and will serve as The Killers ninth consecutive annual Christmas single for (RED). The video for the track “Joel The Lump Of Coal” debuted last night, Dec....
  • Moody Blues announce 2015 North American tour dates

    Moody Blues announce 2015 North American tour dates

    The Moody Blues have announced the full schedule for their 2015 Timeless Flight - The Polydor Years Tour of North America. The tour will be in support of their upcoming boxset The Polydor Years 1986-1992, which will hit shelves via Universal on Dec. 9. According to an update posted Dec. 1 at their...
  • Kate Pierson of the B-52's completes solo album, shares 'Mister Sister' video

    Kate Pierson of the B-52's completes solo album, shares 'Mister Sister' video

    At age 66, after four decades in the music business, B-52’s singer Kate Pierson is about to release her first solo album. Pitchfork reports that Guitars and Microphones will arrive on February 17, marking the vocalist’s first full-length album without her kooky bandmates. “Chandelier” singer Sia...
  • Reggae rockers Iration line up spring gig at Irving Plaza

    Reggae rockers Iration line up spring gig at Irving Plaza

    Reggae-inspired alternative rockers Iration will bring their 2015 “Tales from the Sea” tour to New York’s Irving Plaza on April 24. The group continues to tour in support of its third full length LP Automatic, which debuted at #1 on both the Billboard and iTunes Reggae Albums charts after it dropped...
  • Hardcore and rockabilly collide on a Saturday night at the Double Down

    Hardcore and rockabilly collide on a Saturday night at the Double Down

    Thanksgiving weekend is a time for feasting, friends and rocking out. In Las Vegas, the Double Down Saloon continued its 22nd birthday bash on Saturday, Nov. 29, with a killer Japanese band sandwiched between two local favorites. The Vermin kicked off the night, followed by a swingin’ set from The...
  • Gary Clark, Jr. confirmed as opening act for Foo Fighters 2015 tour dates

    Gary Clark, Jr. confirmed as opening act for Foo Fighters 2015 tour dates

    Great news for Foo Fighters fans attending one of the band’s early autumn shows next year: Acclaimed bluesy rocker Gary Clark, Jr. has been confirmed as the opening act. “We are so, so psyched to announce Gary Clark, Jr. has been added to all the Sept/Oct shows!," Dave Grohl’s band said in a press...
  • Jeff Beck announces 2015 spring solo tour and rescheduled dates with ZZ Top

    Jeff Beck announces 2015 spring solo tour and rescheduled dates with ZZ Top

    Jeff Beck will hit the road with his band in 2015 for a string of U.S. dates in April and has rescheduled shows with ZZ Top through May. Following the headlining spring solo run, the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will re-team with the veteran Texas blues-rock trio to perform make up shows...
  • 'Make Yourself' and More: Top 10 Incubus Songs

    'Make Yourself' and More: Top 10 Incubus Songs

    Formed in 1991, Incubus have been making music since before they even had a name. Cutting their teeth on the Sunset Strip at venues such as Whisky A Go-Go and the Troubadour, the band got their start at the epicenter of the L.A music scene. After releasing their first major label EP Enjoy Incubus...
  • Lana Del Rey heading back to Detroit in summer 2015

    Lana Del Rey heading back to Detroit in summer 2015

    Lana Del Rey, the incredibly popular and bestselling singer, hasn't been away from Detroit for even six months and she's already planning her return trip back to the city. Well, sort of. There's a reason the entertainer is heading back to the Motor City next year. Del Rey announced on Monday...
  • PVRIS premieres new acoustic music video for 'Eyelids'

    PVRIS premieres new acoustic music video for 'Eyelids'

    Via Alt Press, PVRIS premiered their new acoustic music video for their song "Eyelids" on Nov. 25. The song, "Eyelids," is one of the tracks off of PVRIS' recent release, entitled White Noise. The album was released on Nov. 24 via Rise/Velocity Records. Composed of lead vocalist Lynn Gunn...
  • Erasure gives fans ‘Reason’ to believe with new EP and single

    Erasure gives fans ‘Reason’ to believe with new EP and single

    There’s a Nobel Prize in Medicine out there just waiting for some physician to discover “HMD” – hyperactive musician syndrome. And all it will take is for the enterprising doctor to study Andy Bell and Vince Clarke for a month. Consider the frenetic past 30 days that Erasure’s dynamic duo has...
  • Midge Ure's memorable Christmas song

    Midge Ure's memorable Christmas song

    In 1984, Bob Geldof (of The Boomtown Rats) and Midge Ure (of Ultravox) wrote a song called “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” to help raise money for famine relief in Ethiopia. To this day, you can still hear the song played on radio around Christmas time. But back when it was first released, it was the...
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