Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum and Jason Isbell are set to perform April 7th on the next edition of Skyville Live, which will stream exclusively online at SkyvilleLive.com. The innovative concert series debuted in January with a special show featuring Martina McBride, Gladys Knight and British R&B songstress Estelle. Lady A’s Hillary Scott,...
Method Man is not amused with producer Cilvaringz's claim that the copyright for Wu-Tang Clan's single-copy album, The Wu: Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, would prevent its buyer from sharing and profiting on its content for 88 years. "I'm tired of this shit and I know everybody else is tired...
Aimée Osbourne, the voice behind ARO (pronounced "arrow"), lives out a blood-soaked nightmare in the video for her dreamy-sounding first single "Raining Gold." The track itself, which comes ahead of ARO's debut EP and yet-to-be-announced live dates, slowly unfolds with fuzzy synthesizers intertwining with glimmery keyboard lines as Osbourne's airy voice...
On the strength of smash singles "I Don't Fuck With You" and "Blessings," Big Sean's Dark Sky Paradise soared to the top of the Billboard 200, giving the Detroit rapper his first Number One album. "Thank u guys for an amazing week and giving me my 1st #1 album," the rapper...
In just over two weeks, Blink-182 will perform their first show without longtime guitarist Tom DeLonge at drummer Travis Barker's Musink festival in Orange County, California. The gig, which will instead feature Alkaline Trio's Matt Skiba on guitar, will be the culmination of an acrimonious and public rift between DeLonge and his possibly...
Pink Floyd frontman David Gilmour will put out his first solo album in nine years later this year. Although he revealed no other details about the as-yet-untitled LP on his website, he has scheduled a number of tour dates in the U.K. and Europe for this September that will coincide...
"All of us knew that it was a monumental piece of work, just because of the various paths that we'd trodden along to get to this," Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page tells Rolling Stone, talking about the band's 1975 album Physical Graffiti. "It was like a voyage of discovery, a topographical adventure." The guitarist recently...
After transitioning from country queen to pop crossover success, Dolly Parton set her sights on the silver screen. The one-two box-office punch of 1980's 9 to 5 and The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas in '82, earned Parton a pair of Golden Globe nominations, and both films were solid hits with...
How do you get to Carnegie Hall? One smart way is to play the annual Tibet House U.S. Benefit Concert, which composer Philip Glass has been curating at the iconic venue for the past 25 years, with an emphasis on surprising one-shot collaborations. The March 5th event will once again throw...
Jay Z's plan to revolutionize the streaming industry has hit a snag. In January, the rapper put in a $56 million offer to buy Aspiro, the Swedish company which controls high-quality streaming services WiMP and TIDAL. But that bid has been blocked by Aspiro's minority shareholders, according to Swedish newspaper...
Violent Femmes' most recent album, Freak Magnet, was originally scheduled for a 1998 release, but after Interscope dropped the band, it was held over until February of 2000. In the 15 years since, the Femmes have put together a handful of compilations, covered Gnarls Barkley's "Crazy," gone on hiatus, returned...
Major Lazer have no problem packing parties all over the world, but in the very beginning, audiences weren't sure what to make of the group, now comprised of Diplo, Walshy Fire and Jillionaire. Promoter Kamal Banky remembers Diplo's first shows in Jamaica actually baffled the locals. "The dancehall crowd was like,...
Blake Shelton keeps piling up the Billboard bragging rights. The Voice coach hasn't released a song in more than five years that has not topped the magazine's Country Airplay chart. As of this week, his Number One streak is at 14 songs in a row, as his "Lonely Tonight' duet...
Metallica may be re-releasing their back catalog and playing a handful of concerts this summer, but those things are not getting in the way of making a new album. "We are fucking in it," drummer Lars Ulrich emphatically tells Rolling Stone. "We've got lots of songs, and we're honing them...
GZA and Tom Morello hit up The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night for the live debut of their one-off collaboration "The Mexican," the Wu-Tang Clan rapper's cover of Babe Ruth's 1972 single (the British rock band, not the New York Yankee). For this rendition of the flamenco-flavored, Morricone-inspired cut, Tonight Show house...
Every summer, the CMA Music Festival takes over the clubs, conference halls and NFL football stadiums of downtown Nashville. It's like country music's own version of South by Southwest, with less BBQ buffets and more pedal steel guitar rigs.  Some of the best moments occur during the off-hours, like the time...
Justin Bieber already gamely endured an egging and sitting for a new tattoo in anticipation of his upcoming Comedy Central Roast, but can he withstand the taunts and flaunts of wigged comedian and roaster extraordinaire Jeffrey Ross? The show's latest promo spoofs the pop star's recent Calvin Klein ad, in...
Rush are two months away from launching a 40th anniversary tour, and this might be your last chance to ever see them live. Neil Peart doesn't want to be away from his daughter for long periods of times and the strain of playing for three hours a night is taking a...
Shania Twain is returning to the road. This morning, the woman behind the bestselling country album of all time, 1997's Come on Over, announced a 48-city summer tour. But the Rock This Country Tour, her first in more than 10 years, will also be her last. The singer told Good...
Björk's Museum of Modern Art exhibition is set to open on March 8th, but before the curtain rolls back on this can't-miss multimedia event, Rolling Stone has your first look at the singer's career-spanning MOMA retrospective. The exhibit will feature "sounds, videos, objects, instruments, costumes, and images" from her 1993 Debut...