Category Archives: Music News

The answer might be, “why?” The question is, “Did you know that MÖTLEY CRÜE has covered Madonna's "Like A Virgin"? The reason is, the track appears on ‘The Dirt Soundtrack’ that accompanies the upcoming Netflix film ‘The Dirt,’ which is based on the band’s best-selling 2001 autobiography by Neil Strauss. The idea to
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There has been an on-going discussion about the value or the effectiveness of bands using backing tracks during live performances. The debate has brought in the likes of KISS’ Gene Simmons and Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx, among others, with many debating whether or not it is fair that the audience are the ones being
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For fans wondering how long more the wait will be for a new Metallica album, bassist Robert Trujillo has some hope for you. Appearing on this week's "The Music" podcast ahead of Metallica’s forthcoming Australian stadium tour, Trujillo said that the next studio album will arrive "a lot sooner than the previous two did."
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Hellyeah’s next album, their sixth and their final group effort with drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott, is set for release on June 28. Abbott passed away in June 2018. A new song titled "333" will premiere today (Thursday, March 14) starting at 8 a.m. on selected satellite radio stations. The music video for the song has been completed and
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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the presenters for the 2019 induction. Queen guitarist Brian May leads the rock news – he will induct Def Leppard. Others named, David Byrne for Radiohead, Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon and John Taylor for Roxy Music, Trent Reznor for the Cure, Susanna Hoffs for the Zombies,
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Hard rockers Whitesnake are back with a vengeance. As they gear up for the release of their new album, a new tune, "Trouble Is Your Middle Name,” can be listened to via the video below. The band’s upcoming album, ‘Flesh & Blood,’ is slated for release May 10. It features 13 original tracks and is their 13
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In the pantheon of popular music, there probably wasn’t a drummer as prolific and as recorded as session drummer Hal Blaine. Blaine passed away yesterday, March 11, at the age of 90, his family announced. Blaine was a member of the revered Wrecking Crew studio group and contributor to dozens of world-renowned songs covering almost every
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