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Barenaked Ladies Detail 'Last Summer on Earth 2020' Tour with Gin Blossoms, Toad the Wet Sprocket

Barenaked Ladies are having too much fun to stop now. They’re bringing back their Last Summer on Earth tour this year with a pair of impressive supporting acts. Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket will join the Canadian rockers on their two month trek of North America. It begins June 3rd in St...
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Recording Academy President Shockingly Out Before GRAMMY Awards

With just a week to go before the 2020 GRAMMY Awards, the Recording Academy has made a shocking change at the top. Deborah Dugan has been removed as President and CEO of the organization after new concerns were brough to the attention of the board. Dugan ascended to the role of President in August...
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Stone Temple Pilots Change the Focus for ‘Fare Thee Well’ Video

Stone Temple Pilots will soon unwrap their first ever acoustic album, with Perdida arriving everywhere on February 7. The 10 track effort has been promised to be deeply personal and introspective, and it shines through in the video for lead single, “Fare Thee Well.” The black and white clip manages...
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Who Was the Youngest James Bond Theme Singer Before Billie Eilish?

Eilish. Billie Eilish . The 18-year-old singer has gone from “bad guy” to Bond, with Tuesday’s announcement that she will write and record the theme to the upcoming James Bond film, No Time to Die . Fans were shaken and stirred to learn that she would be the youngest person ever to perform over the...
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Doobie Brothers, Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston Among 2020 Rock Hall Inductees

The Doobie Brothers , Depeche Mode , Nine Inch Nails , The Notorious B.I.G. , T. Rex and Whitney Houston are this year’s inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. It’s been a long time coming for the Doobies, who helped soundtrack the 70s with hits like “China Grove” and have been eligible...
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Dave Matthews Band Edges Pat Benatar, Doobie Brothers in Rock Hall Fan Vote

Dave Matthews Band has won the fan vote for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ’s class of 2020. That doesn’t mean they’re in just yet, but past fan votes have proven to be good predictors of success. The “Ants Marching” band scored a comfortable win with more than 1 million votes. But the other top...
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This Beatles Album Was the Top Selling Vinyl LP of 2019 and the Decade

Vinyl made a comeback years ago, and the format is proving to have staying power. According to Nielsen Music’s year-end report, vinyl now represents 26% of all physical album sales with 18.8 million units sold in 2019. That’s compared to 54.8 million CDs. Vinyl remains especially popular with the...
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Evanescence Bring Fleetwood Mac’s ‘The Chain’ to Life in New Video

2020 is set to be a massive year for Evanescence , and the GRAMMY-winning band is wasting no time getting started. On Thursday, the group unveiled their video for “The Chain,” their Fleetwood Mac cover with an epic injection of power. The song became inescapable last year in the commercial for the...
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That Time John Travolta Hung Out With Nirvana

The surviving members of Nirvana got together this weekend for a performance, with Dave Grohl , Krist Novoselic , and Pat Smear being joined on stage by a few special guests. After the set they were met by another famous face, with John Travolta greeting the band backstage at The Art of Elysium’s “...
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7 Memorable David Bowie Duets, Collabs and Covers

When David Bowie was in his prime, which was most of his life, anybody who was somebody wanted to be him, or be near him. He was the definition of rock and roll, which means he didn’t play by any rules when it came to writing, recording or dressing. He blew minds with 1969’s “Space Oddity” before...
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