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Eminem Drops Surprise Album ‘Kamikaze’

Eminem dropped the follow-up to 2017’s “Revival” on Thursday night at midnight on the east coast. The album cover is an obvious homage to the Beastie Boys classic 'Licensed To Ill' and chimes in at about 45 minutes amongst 13 tracks. Guests features Joyner Lucas,...

Dave Grohl Pens 23-Minute Epic ‘Play’

Dave Grohl's latest release "Play" is a 23-minute homage to his love of all things music. I would be lying if I didn't tell you I was jealous. To be able to play an array of instruments well and create a piece of music as inspiring as "Play" is a remarkable feat....

Bad Wolves Release Video for Cover of The Cranberries ‘Zombie’

Bad Wolves' cover of The Cranberries classic "Zombie" is currently dominating rock and metal charts worldwide with proceeds being donated to Dolores O'Riordan's children. On Thursday, the band officially released their video for "Zombie", directed by Wayne Isham...

David Bowie Exhibit Makes Final Stop in Brooklyn

Over the course of five decades, David Bowie drafted the new rules of rock and roll—and the rest of us are still trying to keep up. After breaking ticket records at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, the touring exhibition “David Bowie Is” hits the Brooklyn...

Motorhead Founder Eddie Clarke Dies at 67

The final surviving founding member of Motorhead, 'Fast' Eddie Clarke has died after a battle with pneumonia. His death was announced on Motörhead’s Facebook page, stating Clarke died peacefully in hospital after suffering from pneumonia. We are devastated to pass on...

A Perfect Circle Release New Track ‘Disillusioned’

A Perfect Circle release their brand new track "Disillusioned," the second new song from the band's upcoming full-length. https://youtu.be/u05S9cq2bLY   In a world full of mediocre rock and mumble rap, it is truly a breath of fresh air when you receive...

Gibson Sues Funko For Gibson-Esque Guitar Use

Funko, makers of Funko POP, is being sued by Gibson over unauthorized use of their guitars in their popular line of rock figurines. According to Law360 and Metal Injection, Gibson alleges Funko's figurines of such famous guitar players like Guns N' Roses' Slash, Kiss'...

Album Review: Godflesh “Post Self”

Godflesh, the legendary English Industrial Metal band has returned in 2017 with their 8th full length LP “Post Self”. This is the second full length LP the band has released since reforming in 2014 after over a decade away from the game. Lead vocalist and guitarist...

Malcolm Young, AC/DC Co-Founder, Dies at 64

Malcolm Young, guitarist and co-founder of AC/DC, died Saturday at the age of 64. Young had been suffering with dementia for the past three years, an illness that forced his retirement from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted band he founded with his brother Angus...

Tom Petty Dead at 66

Tom Petty, best known as the frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, has died at the age of 66. https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/914944872460808197 The legendary musician suffered a full cardiac arrest and was found unconscious and not breathing in his Malibu...

This Day in Music: Cliff Burton Dies Tragically

Metallica were on top of the metal world in 1986, having just signed their first major label deal and releasing their commercial breakthrough album. But the band’s year ended with a crushing blow after bassist Cliff Burton died in a bus accident while touring...