Zac Brown Band has joined EDM DJ Avicii for "Broken Arrows," a danceable banger from the Swedish producer's upcoming album Stories. Check it out below. Previewing the track on his Le7els podcast, Avicii had kind words to say about Brown, an artist with his own history of blurring genre boundaries. "He's an amazing singer and...
The big-screen retelling of the life of country music icon Hank Williams has secured a release date, just in time for awards season. Sony Pictures Classics has announced that I Saw the Light will bow in movie theaters on Black Friday, November 27th. English actor Tom Hiddleston will play the lead...
At the stroke of midnight on July 1, recreational marijuana became legal in the state of Oregon. Thanks to Measure 91, passed by voters last November, the Beaver State now joins Washington, Colorado, Alaska and the District of Columbia as the only U.S. jurisdictions where cannabis users can toke up...
Several pieces of autographed Beatles memorabilia, including a postcard signed by all four members during their stay in Miami Beach while filming an appearance for the Ed Sullivan Show, are up for auction via Lelands. The postcard from 1964 is currently priced at over $12,500 and was signed during the group's stay at the Deauville...
"Musicians play their instruments – I play the orchestra." That key line, from the new trailer for upcoming biopic Steve Jobs, is delivered by Michael Fassbender, as the enigmatic Apple mogul defends his position against co-founder Steve Wozniak.  "What do you do?" Wozniak (Seth Rogen) asks his business partner. "You're not an...
Robin Thicke maintained that he did not plagiarize Marvin Gaye's "Got to Give It Up" when he co-wrote "Blurred Lines" in his first interview since a jury decided otherwise. "I know the difference between inspiration and theft," he recently told The New York Times. "I’m constantly inspired, but I would...
An almost-complete reshuffling of Breaking Benjamin's lineup did little to diminish fans' appetite for the band's first album in six years as Dark Before Dawn gave the group their first Number One album. Dark Before Dawn, Benjamin Burnley and company's first LP since 2009's Dear Agony, sold 144,000 total albums, improving...
Last night in San Francisco, Kim Kardashian took part in Commonwealth Club's progressive interview series Inforum, engaging in a live conversation ranging in topics from her new selfies book, Selfish, to the objectification of women. People protested the event on the Facebook page of the public affairs forum, calling out the non-profit for...
For most of the summer, Darius Rucker's Southern Style Tour — a country caravan whose lineup also includes Brothers Osborne, A Thousand Horses and Brett Eldredge —  has been making its way across America. All told, that's nearly 30 musicians traveling the country together. With all of that musical manpower in the same place,...
The Donald has had quite a couple of weeks. Trump announced a presidential bid on June 16 in a speech that included repeated boasts about his vast wealth and a delusional proclamation that he would be "the greatest jobs president that God ever created." But among the head-scratchers and laugh lines in Trump's...
When Breaking Benjamin frontman Benjamin Burnley heard that his band's fifth album, Dark Before Dawn sold more than 140,000 copies and hit the top position of this week's Billboard album charts, it's possible that he got dizzy and saw spots. The symptoms weren't a reaction to good news, but part of a chronic...
Jake Owen previewed tracks from his upcoming fifth album aboard his tricked-out ski boat Tuesday, showing that even though he's experimenting with new sounds, it's not like he'll never sing about the beach again. Related: Tortuga Fest 2015: Rolling Stone Country's Best Photos Famous for hits like "Barefoot Blue Jean Night" and...
Amy Winehouse died from alcohol poisoning in July 2011 at age 27, with only two studio albums to her name. The troubled singer recorded demos for a third LP, but those tracks will never be heard – since they were destroyed by David Joseph, chairman/CEO of Winehouse's label, Universal Music U.K....
Modest Mouse have premiered the eerie, fantasy-inspired new video for "The Ground Walks, With Time in a Box," another single off the group's long-awaited 2015 LP Strangers to Ourselves. In the video, Isaac Brock and company dress up like bizarre medieval vagrants – one wears a crown of house keys; another...
"Deflategate" may cost Tom Brady more than just a pretty penny and a handful of games – he may never set foot inside The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts because of it. According to The Boston Globe, the exclusive club, located not far from Brady's humble abode in Boston, is mulling...
Last month, when rapper-activist Killer Mike appeared on Real Time With Bill Maher, the host asked, "Mike, what do you say to people who link crime and violence to rap music?"  "After I say, 'You're stupid'?" Mike replied. "Rap music – hip-hop as an entity – was started in the late...
"I didn't want to move or act like a rich man. I wanted to dance in a pair of jeans. I wanted to dance like the man in the streets." – Gene Kelly It's hard to imagine — let alone remember — living in a world where it wasn't a universally...
The Rolling Stones will unearth 50 years of rare and unseen band artifacts for "Exhibitionism," their first major gallery exhibit, which runs from April to September 2016 at London's Saatchi Gallery. Tickets go on sale starting Friday, July 10th via Saatchi and the "Exhibitionism" website. According to a description on the site,...
Jim Carrey launched into an anti-vaccination rant on Twitter Tuesday after California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill requiring all public school children in the state to be vaccinated starting in 2016. In a series of tweets, the actor accused the Centers for Disease Control of being "corrupt" and painted...
Luke Bryan is in the middle of one of his biggest years. In March, he wrapped up his wildly popular Spring Break EP collection and is pregaming for the August release of his fifth studio album Kill the Lights with his Kick the Dust Up tour. "With Kill the Lights, my approach...