Tom DeLonge elaborated on his statement to Rolling Stone that he's still in Blink-182, the guitarist said in a lengthy Facebook message. The update arrives after the band announced their new album California, which will feature original members Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker as well as Alkaline Trio's Matt Skiba in DeLonge's...
Jerrod Niemann and Lee Brice have teamed up on a new single called “A Little More Love,” and the track was released to iTunes on April 29th. Written by Shane McAnally, Ross Copperman, Natalie Hemby and Kristi Neumann, the laid back tune is built for grooving and good times, with a...
Blink-182 re-emerged this week with their new single "Bored to Death" and dates for a huge summer amphitheater tour. They've played a handful of shows with new guitarist Matt Skiba, but for the majority of the public this will be their first chance to see the new lineup. They have't performed with...
This summer, Dweezil Zappa and his backing band will once again perform the music of his father Frank Zappa on a nationwide tour, but unlike the past decade, the guitarist will be playing under a different moniker. Instead of Zappa Plays Zappa, the touring unit will now be dubbed Dweezil Zappa...
Is Ted Cruz really "Lucifer in the flesh," as House Speaker John Boehner declared earlier this week, or is he merely — as 38 percent voters in Florida are willing to believe — a serial killer? Based on the way his 8-year-old daughter, Caroline, recoils from his touch, we could easily be...
As American icon Willie Nelson celebrates his 83rd birthday today, he remains one of the last surviving country music legends who came to prominence in the twentieth century. But the tireless entertainer has not only survived, he continues to thrive, with a recording career that has spanned six decades and...
Local Natives expand into stadium-sized rock with new single "Past Lives," their first material since their 2013 LP Hummingbird. The indie-rock quintet blends acoustic and programmed drums with throbbing synth pads and rich vocal harmonies, pleading, "Save me from the prime of my life / I'll try to carry you home...
Drake's fourth album arrives at a time when the pop world is still in a state of shock, reeling from the tragedy of Prince's death and the triumph of Beyoncé's return. Yet if Views is not the cohesive, genre-redefining revelation that some hoped it might be, the blame lies with...
N.W.A's MC Ren is still angry at Gene Simmons' negative statements about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducting rap artists. "That dude is real arrogant," the rapper tells Rolling Stone. "It's like, how he's looking at us, how he know that people before him in rock & roll...
The 31st Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony featuring N.W.A, Cheap Trick, Steve Miller, Chicago and Deep Purple will air April 30th at 8 p.m. ET on HBO. The show featured performances from all the inductees except N.W.A., as well as tributes to David Bowie and Glenn Frey and a closing all-star jam...
Earlier this week, Frankie Ballard released his new video for "El Camino," the kickoff song from this summer's El Rio. Today, he's moving down the track list with the album's second track: the taut, guitar-heavy "Cigarette." Although written by the country dream team of Chris Stapleton, Kip Moore and Jaren Johnston,...
Phish have covered Prince many times during the past three decades, playing "1999" while ringing in that same year at Madison Square Garden, plus dozens of versions of "Purple Rain." Discussing what Prince meant to him, frontman Trey Anastasio recalls the night of November 11th, 1996, when Prince invited the guitarist and...
Fifty years ago, country radio shattered the color barrier as Mississippi native Charley Pride launched his groundbreaking career with his Top Ten debut hit, "Just Between You and Me." Three years later he began a string of chart-topping tunes that eventually earned him CMA Entertainer of the Year in 1971....
About a year before his death, Prince believed he had discovered a new sound. When he recorded the single "Baltimore" – a response to the mysterious and controversial death of Freddie Gray while in police custody – he had a unique idea for its music. He had recorded a guitar solo...
In an alternate timeline scenario, Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley exited the Bridgestone Arena after last November's CMA Awards — battered and bruised, shoulders slumped in defeat after helplessly watching Chris Stapleton and Justin Timberlake lay waste to the room in the performance spot before theirs. Their career...
EDM duo Krewella debuted their first single in a year: the raucous "Beggars." The track follows up 2015's "Somewhere to Run." Blending hardcore and dubstep, the heavy new single furthers the Yousaf sisters' fusion of rock with electronic music. The video shows them in a warehouse with a crowd of people...
Long before Americana music had a name, it had the Jayhawks. Formed during the heyday of Eighties hair metal, the band offered something different: a sound rooted in American country, British folk, harmony singing and the group's own version of roots-rock. Today, 30 years after the Jayhawks' debut, an entire industry...
After decades of having tours meddled with by immigration issues, British-born rapper Slick Rick will celebrate his newfound U.S. citizenship by roaming the country on a summer tour. The hip-hop pioneer, who recently told Rolling Stone "I'm probably going to go on a victory world tour" after gaining his citizenship, kicks off...
Rob Zombie is releasing a new album today, and it has a psychedelic, eye-popping title: The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser. "To me, that [title] is what the record sounded like," he tells Rolling Stone. It's also an extension of a larger philosophy of his. When asked about...
Most Lip Sync Battle guests mime ubiquitous hit singles, like Channing Tatum going full-diva on Beyoncé's "Run the World" or Justin Bieber exploring his dark side with Ozzy Osbourne's "Crazy Train." But Joel McHale dug deeper with his Thursday appearance. The Community star channeled the theatrics of Björk's 1995 hit "It's...