Toni Cornell Released a Cover of ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ Recorded with Her Dad for Father’s Day

Toni Cornell Released a Cover of ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ Recorded with Her Dad for Father’s Day

Sunday was Father’s Day, and Chris Cornell‘s daughter, Toni Cornell, honored her late father’s memory with a very special recording. She and her father recorded a cover of “Nothing Compares 2 U,” the song written by Prince that later became a big hit for Sinead O’Connor in the 1980s, and for Father’s Day Toni released […]

Happy 76th Birthday to Sir Paul McCartney!

Happy 76th Birthday to Sir Paul McCartney!

Back in 1967, the Beatles wondered what life would be like “When I’m 64” — and now, that once-distant birthday is a dozen years in the past for Sir Paul McCartney, who celebrates his 76th birthday today (Monday). We don’t need to lay out the reasons why the man affectionately referred to as “Macca” by […]

The Foo Fighters Played ‘It’s So Easy’ with the Help of Guns N’ Roses’ Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan – Watch

The Foo Fighters Played ‘It’s So Easy’ with the Help of Guns N’ Roses’ Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan – Watch

There was pretty much an official Legends of Rock Summit at the Firenze Rocks Festival in Italy on Thursday night during the Foo Fighters‘ headlining set, thanks to few members of Guns N’ Roses. Because Dave Grohl and the guys enjoy fun, and every opportunity to celebrate classic songs from the past (as they play […]

Mike Shinoda’s ‘Post Traumatic’ Album is Exactly the Musical Catharsis He – and Linkin Park Fans – Need Right Now (Review)

Mike Shinoda’s ‘Post Traumatic’ Album is Exactly the Musical Catharsis He – and Linkin Park Fans – Need Right Now (Review)

Music has a special power to be cathartic. For years, Linkin Park (fronted by Mike Shinoda and Chester Bennington) amassed a global fan base of extremely dedicated listeners, the band’s profile seeming to grow larger with each release, their music and Bennington’s presence appealing to fans’ inner frustrations and personal struggles in an affecting way. […]

Stream Arthur Buck’s Debut LP, Featuring Joseph Arthur and Peter Buck (R.E.M.)

Stream Arthur Buck’s Debut LP, Featuring Joseph Arthur and Peter Buck (R.E.M.)

Back in early May, singer/songwriter Joseph Arthur and Peter Buck, longtime guitarist of R.E.M., announced a new project titled Arthur Buck. Today, the duo’s debut full-length album is out, via New West Records. Featuring songs largely written in a short period of time by the pair, Arthur Buck is a pretty solid “stream of consciousness”-type […]

Rebelution’s Confident New Album ‘Free Rein’ is Tailor-Made for the Warm Summer Months Ahead (New Music Friday)

Rebelution’s Confident New Album ‘Free Rein’ is Tailor-Made for the Warm Summer Months Ahead (New Music Friday)

Santa Barbara’s Rebelution are all about good vibes. Relaxation, tranquility, self-confidence — these are all common subjects covered by the reggae/rock band over the years. On Friday, the band released its sixth studio album, Free Rein, a collection of songs about some of those same general themes, with vocalist/guitarist Eric Rachmany singing about not giving […]

Stream the Gin Blossoms’ New Album ‘Mixed Reality,’ Their First Since 2010 (New Music Friday)

Stream the Gin Blossoms’ New Album ‘Mixed Reality,’ Their First Since 2010 (New Music Friday)

We’re 26 years removed from the release of the Gin Blossoms‘ 1992 album New Miserable Experience, which featured undeniable 1990s classics such as “Hey Jealousy” and “Found Out About You,” but the band is as strong as ever. Today, the Arizona-based alt/pop band released Mixed Reality, their first new studio album since 2010’s No Chocolate […]

Fantastic Negrito Returns with the Soulful, Funky and Poignant New Album ‘Please Don’t Be Dead’ (New Music Friday)

Fantastic Negrito Returns with the Soulful, Funky and Poignant New Album ‘Please Don’t Be Dead’ (New Music Friday)

Fantastic Negrito earned a Grammy Award in 2017 for his album The Last Days of Oakland — his soulful funk/rock striking a chord with those who like music with a raw, earnest and vibrant energy. Today, the man otherwise known as Xavier Amin Dphrepaulezz released a new record, Please Don’t Be Dead. Titled after and featuring album […]

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