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Rock Cellar Magazine | Pup Brings the People Together (and Reunites Lost Phones with Owners) at the Fonda with Skegss, Pinkshift (Recap)
April 22, 2022
Pup Brings the People Together (and Reunites Lost Phones with Owners) at the Fonda with Skegss, Pinkshift (Recap)

“This band was supposed to play basement shows and that’s it — so we have absolutely peaked,” remarked Stefan Babcock of the band Pup on stage at the Fonda Theatre...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: PUP’s New Album ‘The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND,’ the Soundtrack for Anxious Times
April 1, 2022
Out Now: PUP’s New Album ‘The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND,’ the Soundtrack for Anxious Times

Canadian punk/indie band PUP is pretty much the perfect band for the world right now. Post-pandemic  — well, are we actually post-pandemic, or are we still actually in a pandemic? That probably depends...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PUP Experiences the Highs, Lows, & Scandals of Fame and Rocks the Moon in New Video for “Totally Fine”
March 22, 2022
PUP Experiences the Highs, Lows, & Scandals of Fame and Rocks the Moon in New Video for “Totally Fine”

When is a band more than a band? In the new music video for “Totally Fine,” Canadian punk/indie band PUP experiences it all. Specifically, the band takes a journey involving fame, fortune, headlines,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PUP Front Man Stefan Babcock Confronts Guilt Over Neglecting His Once-Favorite Guitar in “Matilda” Video
March 1, 2022
PUP Front Man Stefan Babcock Confronts Guilt Over Neglecting His Once-Favorite Guitar in “Matilda” Video

Canadian punk/indie band PUP has been busy previewing a new album titled The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND, due on April 1. The latest song shared from the record arrived on Tuesday in the form...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mudhoney Expands 2022 World Tour with North American Leg in the Spring (Some Shows with Meat Puppets)
January 18, 2022
Mudhoney Expands 2022 World Tour with North American Leg in the Spring (Some Shows with Meat Puppets)

Mudhoney, the Seattle-based band that inspired many bands with its groundbreaking sound in the mid-1980s (with Kurt Cobain an especially noteworthy devotee), is preparing a new album, which would be...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PUP Details New Album ‘the Unraveling of Puptheband,’ Shares “Robot Writes a Love Song”
January 18, 2022
PUP Details New Album ‘the Unraveling of Puptheband,’ Shares “Robot Writes a Love Song”

Canadian punk/indie band PUP will release a new album titled The Unraveling of Puptheband on April 1. Recorded over the summer of 2021 in Connecticut at the “bat-filled mansion” of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Canadian Indie/Punks PUP Share Two New Songs, Details 2022 North American Tour
November 9, 2021
Canadian Indie/Punks PUP Share Two New Songs, Details 2022 North American Tour

PUP, the Canadian punk/indie band known for an incendiary live show, will return to the stage in 2022 for a North American tour. Announced by the group on Tuesday, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Embrace the Joys of Life with Jenny Lewis’ New Song “Puppy and a Truck” (and Follow Her Dog on Instagram)
November 4, 2021
Embrace the Joys of Life with Jenny Lewis’ New Song “Puppy and a Truck” (and Follow Her Dog on Instagram)

This week, singer/songwriter/celebrated indie queen Jenny Lewis shared a new song, “Puppy and a Truck,” a song she’s begun performing live while out on the road supporting pop star Harry...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Plays Tiny San Francisco Club Gig at the Independent — Watch Clips of “Whiplash,” “Master of Puppets, “Seek & Destroy” and More
September 17, 2021
Metallica Plays Tiny San Francisco Club Gig at the Independent — Watch Clips of “Whiplash,” “Master of Puppets, “Seek & Destroy” and More

Metallica dropped in for a few hundred lucky fans on Thursday night at the Independent, a small club in San Francisco. The venue tweeted news of the gig a few...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jeff Bridges Updates Cancer Battle: ‘Feeling Good,’ He Shaved His Head and Adopted a Puppy
December 15, 2020
Jeff Bridges Updates Cancer Battle: ‘Feeling Good,’ He Shaved His Head and Adopted a Puppy

Back in October, actor/activist/musician Jeff Bridges revealed to the world that he had begun a fight against lymphoma, announcing the news with a statement on social media: I’m profoundly grateful for the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Next on #MetallicaMondays: Watch ‘Master of Puppets’ Performed Front-To-Back from 2006 (on YouTube 7/20)
July 20, 2020
Next on #MetallicaMondays: Watch ‘Master of Puppets’ Performed Front-To-Back from 2006 (on YouTube 7/20)

Master of Puppets is one of the crowning achievements of the vast catalog of music unleashed by Metallica over the years — and in 2006, the thrash/metal band staged an...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Beach Bunny Prepping for Big Tour with PUP and Lollapalooza, Fresh Off the Buzz of Their “Prom Queen” EP
April 12, 2019
Beach Bunny Prepping for Big Tour with PUP and Lollapalooza, Fresh Off the Buzz of Their “Prom Queen” EP

Beach Bunny started off as a solo singer/songwriter project for Chicago native Lili Trifilio in 2015. Now as a four-piece, the band has garnered success, racking up a number performances...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: PUP’s ‘Morbid Stuff,’ an Invigorating New Album Tackling Death, Anxiety, and Emotion with Boundless Energy and Hooks
April 5, 2019
Out Now: PUP’s ‘Morbid Stuff,’ an Invigorating New Album Tackling Death, Anxiety, and Emotion with Boundless Energy and Hooks

PUP named its new album Morbid Stuff, and that’s a solid representation of the themes explored on the Toronto band’s third studio album, which was released on Friday via Little...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Top 11 Southern Rock Songs
June 13, 2022
Top 11 Southern Rock Songs

Top 11 Southern Rock Songs Frank Mastropolo “Rock was born in the South, so saying ‘Southern Rock’ is like saying ‘Rock Rock.'” —Duane Allman “Hold on Loosely” by 38 Special...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Van Morrison Releases His 43rd Album – ‘What’s It Gonna Take?’ – Listen Here
May 23, 2022
Van Morrison Releases His 43rd Album – ‘What’s It Gonna Take?’ – Listen Here

Lately Van Morrison has been in the news more for his outspoken political and cultural views than for his music.  For those who have followed his career closely, this opinionated...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Graham Nash: Live,’ ft. Full-Album Performances of ‘Songs For Beginners’ and ‘Wild Tales’ (Listen)
May 6, 2022
Out Now: ‘Graham Nash: Live,’ ft. Full-Album Performances of ‘Songs For Beginners’ and ‘Wild Tales’ (Listen)

Today, May 6, legendary singer/songwriter Graham Nash released a new live collection of full-album performances of his first two solo records, 1971’s Songs for Beginners and its 1974 follow-up, Wild...

Rock Cellar Magazine | From Wallows to Spiritualized, Phoebe Bridgers and Beyond: The Best Rock/Indie Sets of Coachella 2022 Weekend 2 (Recap/Photos)
April 26, 2022
From Wallows to Spiritualized, Phoebe Bridgers and Beyond: The Best Rock/Indie Sets of Coachella 2022 Weekend 2 (Recap/Photos)

Harry Styles had just started his headlining set at the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival last Friday in Indio, Calif., when he encouraged the massive...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Debuts New Song “Sidelines” — Her Only New Song of 2022 (Listen)
April 15, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Debuts New Song “Sidelines” — Her Only New Song of 2022 (Listen)

On Wednesday night in Phoenix, Phoebe Bridgers devoted one song in her set list to the debut of a brand new track, “Sidelines,” which also hit streaming platforms late Thursday...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Going to Coachella 2022 (or Watching the Live Stream)? Don’t Miss These 21 Acts Across All Stages
April 6, 2022
Going to Coachella 2022 (or Watching the Live Stream)? Don’t Miss These 21 Acts Across All Stages

This article spotlighting acts to catch at Coachella was first written for the 2020 event, but it has now been updated to reflect the 2022 lineup and details.  Headliners. When...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Remembering Kurt Cobain and Layne Staley with Nirvana & Alice in Chains’ Powerful ‘MTV Unplugged’ Sets
April 5, 2022
Remembering Kurt Cobain and Layne Staley with Nirvana & Alice in Chains’ Powerful ‘MTV Unplugged’ Sets

Today’s date, April 5, is a notorious one in the world of rock and roll, as it’s the date commemorating the passing of two of the most iconic and celebrated...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Wallows Hits the Bullseye with ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ LP, Extends Mostly Sold-Out Tour (Listen)
March 28, 2022
Out Now: Wallows Hits the Bullseye with ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ LP, Extends Mostly Sold-Out Tour (Listen)

Tell Me That It’s Over is the title of a new studio album from Wallows, the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (one of the stars of the latest Scream film and Netflix’s 13...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Joan Jett & the Blackhearts’ First-Ever All-Acoustic Album, ‘Changeup’ (Listen)
March 25, 2022
Out Now: Joan Jett & the Blackhearts’ First-Ever All-Acoustic Album, ‘Changeup’ (Listen)

There’s a first for everything — and today, March 25, Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Joan Jett & the Blackhearts released Changeup, their very first all-acoustic record. The first-ever...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Dave Grohl’s Dream Widow EP, the Heavy Metal Band from Foo Fighters’ ‘Studio 666’ (ft. Grohl on Vox/Guitar/Bass/Drums & Fireball Ministry’s Jim Rota)
March 25, 2022
Out Now: Dave Grohl’s Dream Widow EP, the Heavy Metal Band from Foo Fighters’ ‘Studio 666’ (ft. Grohl on Vox/Guitar/Bass/Drums & Fireball Ministry’s Jim Rota)

Dream Widow was a band with big aspirations and an unseemly demise. As depicted in Studio 666, the horror/comedy film from Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters that was premiered...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Daryl Hall & John Oates Revisit 1997’s ‘Marigold Sky’ for 25th Anniversary with Digital, Vinyl Release
March 25, 2022
Out Now: Daryl Hall & John Oates Revisit 1997’s ‘Marigold Sky’ for 25th Anniversary with Digital, Vinyl Release

First released in 1997, Marigold Sky marked the first album released by Daryl Hall & John Oates as independent artists. The beloved rock/pop duo‘s 15th album together, Marigold Sky was led by the single “Promise Ain’t...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Aimee Mann Says Steely Dan Dropped Her from Summer Tour: “It Seems They Thought Their Audience Wouldn’t Like a Female Singer/Songwriter?”
March 17, 2022
Aimee Mann Says Steely Dan Dropped Her from Summer Tour: “It Seems They Thought Their Audience Wouldn’t Like a Female Singer/Songwriter?”

This summer, Donald Fagen and Steely Dan were apparently set to go on tour with Aimee Mann as a special guest, but the singer/songwriter shared on Instagram that she was...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘External Combustion,’ a New Album from Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs (Listen)
March 4, 2022
Out Now: ‘External Combustion,’ a New Album from Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs (Listen)

External Combustion is a new record from Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs, the second full-length from the ensemble fronted by the heralded Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers guitarist/songwriter. The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Run, Rose, Run,’ a New LP from Dolly Parton — Paired with a Book She Co-Authored with James Patterson
March 4, 2022
Out Now: ‘Run, Rose, Run,’ a New LP from Dolly Parton — Paired with a Book She Co-Authored with James Patterson

Today, March 4, the inimitable Dolly Parton adds to her ever-growing legacy of music with Run, Rose, Run, a new record that marks her 48th studio album to date. It’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Gang of Youths’ ‘angel in realtime.,’ an Astounding, Emotional Study of the Human Condition
February 25, 2022
Out Now: Gang of Youths’ ‘angel in realtime.,’ an Astounding, Emotional Study of the Human Condition

It’s made apparent from the very beginning of Angel in Realtime, the new album from Australian indie/rock band Gang of Youths released today, Feb. 25, on the crushing opener “you...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hop in the Time Machine with Avril Lavigne’s Punky New Album ‘Love Sux,’ ft. Travis Barker, MGK, Mark Hoppus, blackbear & More (Out Now)
February 25, 2022
Hop in the Time Machine with Avril Lavigne’s Punky New Album ‘Love Sux,’ ft. Travis Barker, MGK, Mark Hoppus, blackbear & More (Out Now)

There’s an undeniably infectious quality about much of Love Sux, the new studio album from Avril Lavigne released today, Feb. 25. Yes, that Avril Lavigne, she of “Complicated” and “Sk8er...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘All The Truth That I Can Tell,’ a New LP from Dashboard Confessional (Tour w/ Jimmy Eat World 2/27)
February 25, 2022
Out Now: ‘All The Truth That I Can Tell,’ a New LP from Dashboard Confessional (Tour w/ Jimmy Eat World 2/27)

Today, Feb. 25, Dashboard Confessional returned with its ninth studio album to date, All The Truth That I Can Tell. The band, fronted as always by singer/songwriter Chris Carrabba, has...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Are You a ‘Rock Believer’? Hard Rock Vets Scorpions Roar Back with New Album (Listen)
February 25, 2022
Are You a ‘Rock Believer’? Hard Rock Vets Scorpions Roar Back with New Album (Listen)

Decades into their heralded career, German hard-rock kings Scorpions have a knack for the loudest, proudest and most fist-pumping anthems around. Rock Believer, the band’s brand new studio album out...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Tears for Fears Return with Poignant ‘The Tipping Point,’ Duo’s First Album Since 2004 (Listen)
February 25, 2022
Out Now: Tears for Fears Return with Poignant ‘The Tipping Point,’ Duo’s First Album Since 2004 (Listen)

“Being self-referential is not a bad thing.” That’s a statement made by Tears for Fears‘ Curt Smith in Rock Cellar’s new feature interview regarding The Tipping Point, a brand new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Happy Birthday, Yoko Ono: ‘Ocean Child: Songs of Yoko Ono’ Tribute Album from Ben Gibbard Out Now
February 18, 2022
Happy Birthday, Yoko Ono: ‘Ocean Child: Songs of Yoko Ono’ Tribute Album from Ben Gibbard Out Now

Today, Feb. 18, Yoko Ono celebrates her 89th birthday — and a host of musical acts joined forces to celebrate her with a new tribute album. Conceived and curated by...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Live in Colorado,’ a New Live Release from Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. (Listen)
February 18, 2022
Out Now: ‘Live in Colorado,’ a New Live Release from Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros. (Listen)

Separate from his busy touring schedule with Dead & Company the past few years, Grateful Dead icon Bob Weir has maintained a steady presence with Wolf Bros., a live ensemble...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Spoon ‘Lucifer on the Sofa,’ Another Solid Album from the Esteemed Indie Rockers (Listen)
February 11, 2022
Out Now: Spoon ‘Lucifer on the Sofa,’ Another Solid Album from the Esteemed Indie Rockers (Listen)

A new album from Spoon is usually a great occasion for the indie/rock scene, as Britt Daniel and his band mates have carved an irreplaceable spot over the years with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Slash ft. Myles Kennedy ‘4’, a Raucous Rock & Roll Ride of a New Album (Free Album Live Stream)
February 11, 2022
Out Now: Slash ft. Myles Kennedy ‘4’, a Raucous Rock & Roll Ride of a New Album (Free Album Live Stream)

It doesn’t take much research to figure out why the new album from Slash and Myles Kennedy & the Conspirators is titled 4. It’s their fourth album as a collective,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | William Ryan Key (Ex-Yellowcard) Dives All the Way in with New Experimental EP, ‘Everything Except Desire’ (Listen)
February 11, 2022
William Ryan Key (Ex-Yellowcard) Dives All the Way in with New Experimental EP, ‘Everything Except Desire’ (Listen)

“I was already waist-deep in the pool, I just decided to dive all the way in.” That’s a phrase singer/songwriter William Ryan Key used in discussing his new EP, Everything...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Eddie Vedder ‘Earthling,’ a Soaring, Emotional LP ft. Elton John, Ringo Starr, Stevie Wonder & Eddie’s Father
February 11, 2022
Out Now: Eddie Vedder ‘Earthling,’ a Soaring, Emotional LP ft. Elton John, Ringo Starr, Stevie Wonder & Eddie’s Father

Today, Feb. 11, Pearl Jam front man Eddie Vedder releases Earthling, a brand new studio album that is his third proper full-length solo record overall. His first since 2011’s Ukulele...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Mitski Backs the Buzz with Compelling, Alluring New Album, ‘Laurel Hell’ (Listen)
February 4, 2022
Out Now: Mitski Backs the Buzz with Compelling, Alluring New Album, ‘Laurel Hell’ (Listen)

Listening to Laurel Hell, the new studio album from acclaimed indie singer/songwriter Mitski, it’s easy to understand why her upcoming North American tour is completely sold out. Her style of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | NHC (Dave Navarro/Taylor Hawkins/Chris Chaney) Cover Pink Floyd & Level 42 on ‘Intakes & Outtakes’ EP (Listen)
February 4, 2022
NHC (Dave Navarro/Taylor Hawkins/Chris Chaney) Cover Pink Floyd & Level 42 on ‘Intakes & Outtakes’ EP (Listen)

The past few months have seen NHC, a rock supergroup featuring Dave Navarro (of Jane’s Addiction and Red Hot Chili Peppers fame), Taylor Hawkins (drummer of the Foo Fighters) and Chris Chaney (Jane’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring “Be Sweet,” from Her Grammy-Nominated ‘Jubilee’ Album, to ‘Ellen’
January 28, 2022
Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring “Be Sweet,” from Her Grammy-Nominated ‘Jubilee’ Album, to ‘Ellen’

“Be Sweet” was the first song shared from Jubilee, the 2021 album from Japanese Breakfast that earned singer/songwriter Michelle Zauner a pair of Grammy nominations, Best New Artist and Best...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Take a Ride with Steve Vai on ‘Inviolate,’ the Guitar Wizard’s New Studio Record
January 28, 2022
Out Now: Take a Ride with Steve Vai on ‘Inviolate,’ the Guitar Wizard’s New Studio Record

Guitar icon Steve Vai recently announced he had to postpone the start of his 2022 tour to the fall due to a surgical procedure, but that setback didn’t affect the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Jethro Tull Re-Emerges with New Album, ‘The Zealot Gene’ (First in Over Two Decades!)
January 28, 2022
Out Now: Jethro Tull Re-Emerges with New Album, ‘The Zealot Gene’ (First in Over Two Decades!)

Ending a nearly two-decade gap between new studio recordings, Ian Anderson and Jethro Tull have returned today, Jan. 28, with The Zealot Gene. It’s the 22nd full-length record from the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream: The Beatles’ Rooftop Concert Audio Released to Help Commemorate 53rd Anniversary of Classic Performance
January 28, 2022
Stream: The Beatles’ Rooftop Concert Audio Released to Help Commemorate 53rd Anniversary of Classic Performance

This coming Sunday, Jan. 30, marks the 53rd anniversary of The Beatles‘ rooftop performance atop Apple Corps HQ in London. For the first time, isolated audio recordings from the rooftop...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: John Mellencamp’s New Album ‘Strictly a One-Eyed Jack,’ ft. Three Songs w/ Bruce Springsteen (Listen)
January 21, 2022
Out Now: John Mellencamp’s New Album ‘Strictly a One-Eyed Jack,’ ft. Three Songs w/ Bruce Springsteen (Listen)

Today, Jan. 21, revered singer/songwriter John Mellencamp returned with Strictly a One-Eyed Jack, a new studio album that serves as his 25th record to date and the first since 2017’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: John Lodge ‘The Royal Affair and After’ Live Album, ft. Moody Blues Classics and More (Listen)
January 14, 2022
Out Now: John Lodge ‘The Royal Affair and After’ Live Album, ft. Moody Blues Classics and More (Listen)

“It really is keeping the Moody Blues music alive.” That’s what John Lodge said to Rock Cellar’s Frank Mastropolo in our interview geared around the release of his new live...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘The Boy Named If,’ a New Album from Elvis Costello & the Imposters (Listen)
January 14, 2022
Out Now: ‘The Boy Named If,’ a New Album from Elvis Costello & the Imposters (Listen)

The Boy Named If is the 32nd full-length album in the incredible career of Elvis Costello. Released with his band the Imposters, the album officially arrived today, Jan. 14, on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Coachella 2022 Lineup Announced: Billie Eilish/Harry Styles/Kanye West to Headline
January 12, 2022
Coachella 2022 Lineup Announced: Billie Eilish/Harry Styles/Kanye West to Headline

The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival unveiled its 2022 lineup on Wednesday for its planned return to the polo fields of Indio, Calif. in April. There hasn’t been a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Turnstile Bring its Explosive Live Show to the ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’ Stage with Two Songs
December 16, 2021
Watch Turnstile Bring its Explosive Live Show to the ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’ Stage with Two Songs

Turnstile brought its incendiary live show to the 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' stage for not one, but two songs rom 'Glow On.'

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Play Songs from ‘Raise the Roof’ on an ‘NPR Tiny Desk (Home)’ Concert
December 14, 2021
Watch Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Play Songs from ‘Raise the Roof’ on an ‘NPR Tiny Desk (Home)’ Concert

Last month, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss released Raise the Roof, a new collaborative album that marked the follow-up to their acclaimed, Grammy-winning 2007 album Raising Sand. Combining the talents...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Sloppy Jane’s ‘Madison,’ a Captivatingly Unpredictable Album Recorded in a Cave in West Virginia
December 13, 2021
Out Now: Sloppy Jane’s ‘Madison,’ a Captivatingly Unpredictable Album Recorded in a Cave in West Virginia

Madison is the title of a deeply engaging new album from Sloppy Jane, the shape-shifting musical project helmed by Haley Dahl. And yes, as the headline states, it was recorded...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Green Day ‘BBC Sessions’ Live Album of Performances from 1994-2001 (Listen)
December 10, 2021
Out Now: Green Day ‘BBC Sessions’ Live Album of Performances from 1994-2001 (Listen)

BBC Sessions is a new live release from Green Day bringing together broadcast performances the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame rock/punk outfit delivered from 1994, 1996, 1998, and 2001....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Band ‘Cahoots’ 50th Anniversary Edition ft. Bonus Material, Alternate Takes and More (Listen)
December 10, 2021
Out Now: The Band ‘Cahoots’ 50th Anniversary Edition ft. Bonus Material, Alternate Takes and More (Listen)

Originally released in 1971 as fourth studio album from The Band in four years, Cahoots came with anticipation — and Today, Dec. 10, the album has been revisited to commemorate its 50th anniversary....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Neil Young + Crazy Horse Go Back to the ‘Barn’ for Inspired New Album (Listen)
December 10, 2021
Out Now: Neil Young + Crazy Horse Go Back to the ‘Barn’ for Inspired New Album (Listen)

Barn is the title of a new album from Neil Young & Crazy Horse out today, Dec. 10. Drawing its name from the site of the legendary ensemble’s recording studio...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Tom Morello Jams with Alex Lifeson, Kirk Hammett and More on ‘The Atlas Underground Flood’ LP
December 6, 2021
Out Now: Tom Morello Jams with Alex Lifeson, Kirk Hammett and More on ‘The Atlas Underground Flood’ LP

After releasing a collaborative new album, The Atlas Underground Fire, just this past October, renowned guitarist Tom Morello has now followed it up with a sequel — and The Atlas...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Doors ‘L.A. Woman’ 50th Anniversary Edition – Watch New “Riders on the Storm” Video
December 3, 2021
Out Now: The Doors ‘L.A. Woman’ 50th Anniversary Edition – Watch New “Riders on the Storm” Video

Today, Dec. 3, The Doors’ classic 1970 album L.A. Woman has been revisited for a lavish Deluxe Edition commemorating its 50th anniversary. Click here to pick up the 3-CD/1-LP set...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Turning to Crime,’ a New Covers Album from Deep Purple (Listen)
November 29, 2021
Out Now: ‘Turning to Crime,’ a New Covers Album from Deep Purple (Listen)

Turning to Crime marks a first in the legendary career of English rockers Deep Purple: It’s the band’s very first record of songs written by other artists. The album was...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Blackmore’s Night (Ritchie Blackmore + Candice Night) Revisit ‘Winter Carols’ for Remastered Edition (Listen)
November 23, 2021
Blackmore’s Night (Ritchie Blackmore + Candice Night) Revisit ‘Winter Carols’ for Remastered Edition (Listen)

Originally released in 2006, Winter Carols is a collection of holiday standards from Blackmore’s Night, the “Renaissance rock band” fronted by famed guitarist Ritchie Blackmore (Deep Purple, Rainbow) and his...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Yusuf/Cat Stevens Debuts New Video for “Morning Has Broken”; ‘Teaser and the Firecat’ 50th Anniversary Out Now
November 23, 2021
Yusuf/Cat Stevens Debuts New Video for “Morning Has Broken”; ‘Teaser and the Firecat’ 50th Anniversary Out Now

On Nov. 19, Yusuf/Cat Stevens released a 50th anniversary Super Deluxe edition of his classic 1971 record, Teaser and the Firecat. It continues the retrospective release series from the cherished...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Taylor Swift’s “All Too Well” Passes Don McLean’s “American Pie” as the Longest No. 1 Hit of All Time
November 22, 2021
Taylor Swift’s “All Too Well” Passes Don McLean’s “American Pie” as the Longest No. 1 Hit of All Time

Taylor Swift just continues her dominance of … well, everything — and her latest feat finds the global pop star passing an all-time legend on the Billboard charts. “All Too...

Rock Cellar Magazine | By Adele’s Request(!), Spotify Removed the Auto-Shuffle Feature for Albums
November 22, 2021
By Adele’s Request(!), Spotify Removed the Auto-Shuffle Feature for Albums

How powerful is Adele? Well, a request made by the megastar singer connected to the much-anticipated launch of her new album, 30, prompted one of the world’s biggest streaming platforms...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Susanna Hoffs Debuts Videos for Richard & Linda Thompson and The Velvet Underground Covers; ‘Bright Lights’ LP Out Now
November 22, 2021
Susanna Hoffs Debuts Videos for Richard & Linda Thompson and The Velvet Underground Covers; ‘Bright Lights’ LP Out Now

On Nov. 12, Susanna Hoffs of the Bangles released a new covers record, Bright Lights — and a few days ago the celebrated singer/songwriter shared a music video for her...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Oasis Knebworth 1996’ Live Album & Documentary Set (Listen)
November 19, 2021
Out Now: ‘Oasis Knebworth 1996’ Live Album & Documentary Set (Listen)

Oasis Knebworth 1996 is a new live album/Blu-ray/DVD set capturing the magic that unfolded over two nights at the iconic U.K. venue in 1996, when the Britpop band played two...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Sting ‘The Bridge,’ the First Album from the Police Front Man Since 2015 (Listen)
November 19, 2021
Out Now: Sting ‘The Bridge,’ the First Album from the Police Front Man Since 2015 (Listen)

Today, Nov. 19, Sting returned with The Bridge, a new solo album that marks the Police front man‘s first since 2015. He previewed it in recent weeks with a few...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Darkness as Revved-Up and Glammed-Out As Ever with Extravagant New Album ‘Motorheart’ (Listen)
November 19, 2021
Out Now: The Darkness as Revved-Up and Glammed-Out As Ever with Extravagant New Album ‘Motorheart’ (Listen)

The press release said it all: Motorheart, the new album from jubilant English glam-rock outfit The Darkness, is “a record of immeasurable rock and roll extravagance.” Released today, Nov. 19,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Ultra Q (ft. Jakob Armstrong, Son of Green Day’s Billie Joe) Emerges with ‘Get Yourself a Friend’ EP (Listen)
November 19, 2021
Out Now: Ultra Q (ft. Jakob Armstrong, Son of Green Day’s Billie Joe) Emerges with ‘Get Yourself a Friend’ EP (Listen)

Listening to Get Yourself a Friend, the new EP from Ultra Q, you might at times think that vocalist Jakob Danger sounds eerily reminiscent of Green Day‘s Billie Joe Armstrong....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Release ‘Raise the Roof’ LP; Live Stream Events Set for This Weekend
November 19, 2021
Out Now: Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Release ‘Raise the Roof’ LP; Live Stream Events Set for This Weekend

When Robert Plant and Alison Krauss first teamed up for 2007’s Raising Sand, the album was a revelation, the two dynamic styles of the Led Zeppelin vocalist and bluegrass/country singer/songwriter...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Brian Wilson ‘At My Piano’ Collection and New Documentary Film, ‘Long Promised Road’ (Listen)
November 19, 2021
Out Now: Brian Wilson ‘At My Piano’ Collection and New Documentary Film, ‘Long Promised Road’ (Listen)

Today, Nov. 19, is a big day for Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson. His At My Piano album, featuring gorgeous instrumental versions of classic songs from his Beach Boys catalog...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Adele Returns with Powerful, Resolute New Album ’30’ (Listen)
November 19, 2021
Out Now: Adele Returns with Powerful, Resolute New Album ’30’ (Listen)

Few artists command the attention of the world like Adele — and in mid-October, the acclaimed singer/songwriter debuted a comeback single, “Easy On Me,” her first bit of new music...

Rock Cellar Magazine | U2’s ‘Achtung Baby’ at 30: Looking Back at the Pioneering Rock Giants’ Greatest Album and Backstory
November 17, 2021
U2’s ‘Achtung Baby’ at 30: Looking Back at the Pioneering Rock Giants’ Greatest Album and Backstory

With the 30th anniversary of U2’s 1991 album Achtung Baby on Nov. 18, contributor Emma Harrison makes her Rock Cellar debut reflecting on a seminal album from the band, one...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Steve Perry’s First Holiday Record ‘The Season’ (Out Now) Lands on Four Different Billboard Charts
November 16, 2021
Steve Perry’s First Holiday Record ‘The Season’ (Out Now) Lands on Four Different Billboard Charts

Released on Nov. 5, The Season marked a first for iconic singer Steve Perry: His first-ever holiday album. In the weeks since its release, Perry and his team received a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turnstile Announces 2022 North American Tour; Acclaimed, Adventurous New ‘Glow On’ LP Out Now
November 15, 2021
Turnstile Announces 2022 North American Tour; Acclaimed, Adventurous New ‘Glow On’ LP Out Now

With the release of Glow On in late August, Baltimore-based punk/experimental band Turnstile took a big leap. The bold, genre-defying mix of styles rooted in punk but also dabbling in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Joni Mitchell Archives, Vol. 2: The Reprise Years 1968-1971,’ Featuring 119 Recordings (Listen)
November 12, 2021
Out Now: ‘Joni Mitchell Archives, Vol. 2: The Reprise Years 1968-1971,’ Featuring 119 Recordings (Listen)

Today, Nov. 12, the ongoing Joni Mitchell Archives project added a new chapter with Joni Mitchell Archives Vol. 2: The Reprise Years (1968-1971), the latest installment in a series promising a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Rod Stewart Returns with Loose, Lively New Album ‘The Tears of Hercules’ (Listen)
November 12, 2021
Out Now: Rod Stewart Returns with Loose, Lively New Album ‘The Tears of Hercules’ (Listen)

Even at age 76, Sir Rod Stewart is still out there doing his thing — and today, Nov. 12, the legendary singer/songwriter is back with The Tears of Hercules, a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: IDLES Confronts the Complex Emotions of Being Alive on New Album ‘Crawler’ (Listen)
November 12, 2021
Out Now: IDLES Confronts the Complex Emotions of Being Alive on New Album ‘Crawler’ (Listen)

There simply is no musical force out there right now on the same wavelength as IDLES. Today, Nov. 12, the Bristol, UK-based group released its new album, Crawler, amid intense...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Alan Parsons ‘The NeverEnding Show: Live In The Netherlands’ Live Album (Listen)
November 12, 2021
Out Now: Alan Parsons ‘The NeverEnding Show: Live In The Netherlands’ Live Album (Listen)

Prog-rock master/studio legend Alan Parsons released a new live album and video release titled The NeverEnding Show: Live In The Netherlands, on Nov. 5. Parsons recently debuted a new music...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Eric Clapton’s ‘The Lady in the Balcony: Lockdown Sessions’ Album (Listen)
November 12, 2021
Out Now: Eric Clapton’s ‘The Lady in the Balcony: Lockdown Sessions’ Album (Listen)

An … eventful past year or so continues for Eric Clapton, who drew attention/criticism for his involvement with Van Morrison in the singer/songwriter’s “anti-lockdown” songs and with his own outspoken comments regarding...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ 30th Anniversary Edition, Available in Multiple Formats (Stream)
November 12, 2021
Out Now: Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ 30th Anniversary Edition, Available in Multiple Formats (Stream)

Just a bit past the actual 30th anniversary of its original Sept. 24, 1991 release by Nirvana, Nevermind has now been reissued in an extended, remastered 30th Anniversary Edition, complete...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mastodon Lands Atop Billboard’s Hard Rock Albums Chart with Crushing New Double-LP ‘Hushed and Grim’ (Listen)
November 10, 2021
Mastodon Lands Atop Billboard’s Hard Rock Albums Chart with Crushing New Double-LP ‘Hushed and Grim’ (Listen)

Released on Oct. 29, Hushed and Grim is the eighth studio album from hard rock/metal kings Mastodon, and the band’s first since 2017’s Emperor of Sand. With an epic running...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Radiohead Revisits ‘Kid A’ and ‘Amnesiac’ as ‘‘KID A MNESIA,’ Featuring Previously Unreleased Session Tracks
November 5, 2021
Out Now: Radiohead Revisits ‘Kid A’ and ‘Amnesiac’ as ‘‘KID A MNESIA,’ Featuring Previously Unreleased Session Tracks

Today, Radiohead released KID A MNESIA, a triple-album revisiting of the English band‘s 2000’s Kid A and 2001’s Amnesiac, two records that went a long way toward further establishing Thom...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Swedish Pop Legends ABBA Return with ‘Voyage,’ First New Album in 40 Years (Listen)
November 5, 2021
Out Now: Swedish Pop Legends ABBA Return with ‘Voyage,’ First New Album in 40 Years (Listen)

For the first time in 40 years, Swedish pop legends ABBA have officially returned with a brand new album, Voyage, which was released today, Nov. 5. Initial news of the album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Kick Off the Holiday Season with Steve Perry’s First-Ever Christmas Album, ‘The Season’ (Listen)
November 5, 2021
Out Now: Kick Off the Holiday Season with Steve Perry’s First-Ever Christmas Album, ‘The Season’ (Listen)

Citing Nat King Cole’s The Spirit of Christmas as an inspiration, longtime Journey singer Steve Perry has released his first-ever holiday album, The Season. Arriving just days into November and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Aimee Mann ‘Queens of the Summer Hotel,’ an Album of Richly Conceptualized Narratives on Mental Health (Listen)
November 5, 2021
Out Now: Aimee Mann ‘Queens of the Summer Hotel,’ an Album of Richly Conceptualized Narratives on Mental Health (Listen)

Today, Nov. 5, esteemed singer/songwriter Aimee Mann released her new album, Queens of the Summer Hotel — but it’s more than a collection of songs. This is a collection of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Boston Manor Embraces the ’90s Vibes on Slick, Focused New ‘Desperate Times Desperate Pleasures’ EP — Listen
November 3, 2021
Boston Manor Embraces the ’90s Vibes on Slick, Focused New ‘Desperate Times Desperate Pleasures’ EP — Listen

English pop-punk/rock band Boston Manor took a big stylistic leap forward in 2020 with Glue, its third full-length album, which came out during in the height of the pandemic via...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Every Time I Die’s ‘Radical,’ a Pummeling Master Class in Heaviness (Both Musical and Lyrical)
November 2, 2021
Out Now: Every Time I Die’s ‘Radical,’ a Pummeling Master Class in Heaviness (Both Musical and Lyrical)

Buffalo, New York-based metal/hardcore veterans Every Time I Die have always used their music as a means of cathartic expression, vocalist Keith Buckley’s thoughtful and inventive lyrics pairing with the band’s endlessly aggressive...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Limp Bizkit ‘Still Sucks’: Nu-Metal Dads Return with a New Record Whether You Like it or Not (Plus, an INXS Cover)
November 1, 2021
Limp Bizkit ‘Still Sucks’: Nu-Metal Dads Return with a New Record Whether You Like it or Not (Plus, an INXS Cover)

Limp Bizkit knows what you think. But Fred Durst and Co. have long expressed that they “don’t give a f***” about much of anything when it comes to criticism levied...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains) Casts Light to the Darkness on New Album ‘Brighten,’ His First Since 2002
October 29, 2021
Out Now: Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains) Casts Light to the Darkness on New Album ‘Brighten,’ His First Since 2002

It’s been nearly 20 years since Jerry Cantrell, guitarist/songwriter/vocalist of Alice in Chains, released a solo record — but today, Oct. 29, he returned with Brighten, which is effectively the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Billy Bragg’s Resilient New Album, ‘The Million Things That Never Happened’ (Listen)
October 29, 2021
Out Now: Billy Bragg’s Resilient New Album, ‘The Million Things That Never Happened’ (Listen)

Today, Oct. 29, highly regarded Engish folk/punk stalwart Billy Bragg released his tenth studio album, The Million Things That Never Happened — and it finds him as focused and feisty...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The War on Drugs ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore,’ a Sonic Journey of Sweeping, Emotional Depth (Listen)
October 29, 2021
Out Now: The War on Drugs ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore,’ a Sonic Journey of Sweeping, Emotional Depth (Listen)

From the first few bars of gentle acoustic guitar paired with piano, you know you’re in for something special with I Don’t Live Here Anymore, the new album from Philadelphia-based...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Cartoon Ozzy Osbourne + Lemmy Kilmister Save the World from Aliens in New “Hellraiser” Video
October 29, 2021
Watch Cartoon Ozzy Osbourne + Lemmy Kilmister Save the World from Aliens in New “Hellraiser” Video

When the world is attacked by aliens, who to turn to besides two of the biggest heavy metal icons ever? In a new animated video for “Hellraiser,” Ozzy Osbourne and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Deluxe 25th Anniversary Edition of ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’ by R.E.M. — Listen
October 29, 2021
Out Now: Deluxe 25th Anniversary Edition of ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’ by R.E.M. — Listen

Originally released in 1996, New Adventures in Hi-Fi was the tenth studio album from rock/indie band R.E.M. — and today, Oct. 29, the record has been revisited for a deluxe 25th anniversary edition. It's...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Last Night in Soho’: Edgar Wright’s Specially Curated 1960s Soundtrack Infuses Film with a Style All its Own
October 28, 2021
‘Last Night in Soho’: Edgar Wright’s Specially Curated 1960s Soundtrack Infuses Film with a Style All its Own

Last Night in Soho is the new film from Edgar Wright, known for his previous works including Shaun of the Dead, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and Baby Driver, among others....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Brandi Carlile: ‘Beyond These Silent Days’ Tour On Sale 10/29, Supporting New No. 1 Album ‘In These Silent Days’
October 27, 2021
Brandi Carlile: ‘Beyond These Silent Days’ Tour On Sale 10/29, Supporting New No. 1 Album ‘In These Silent Days’

Back on Oct. 1, celebrated singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile added to her impressive catalog of music with In These Silent Days, her acclaimed new studio album that debuted at No. 1...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Duran Duran Marches Forward with a Familiar, Fresh Approach on New Album ‘Future Past’ (Listen)
October 22, 2021
Out Now: Duran Duran Marches Forward with a Familiar, Fresh Approach on New Album ‘Future Past’ (Listen)

One thing was made abundantly clear as Duran Duran previewed its new album, Future Past, in recent months: The group very much still enjoys making music together. The new album,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Don Broco Unleashes ‘Amazing Things,’ Another Uniquely Unpredictable Sonic Experience (Listen)
October 22, 2021
Out Now: Don Broco Unleashes ‘Amazing Things,’ Another Uniquely Unpredictable Sonic Experience (Listen)

There is no musical act out there quite like Don Broco. Mashing styles together in a way that helps the group sound fiercely original, these guys really have set forth...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Dream Theater Adds to its Legacy with Epic New LP ‘A View from the Top of the World’ (Listen)
October 22, 2021
Out Now: Dream Theater Adds to its Legacy with Epic New LP ‘A View from the Top of the World’ (Listen)

Seven tracks spanning more than an hour. That’s what you get with A View from the Top of the World, the new studio album from prog-rock greats Dream Theater. Released...

Rock Cellar Magazine | My Morning Jacket Returns: Stream Band’s Typically Adventurous and Rewarding New Self-Titled Album
October 22, 2021
My Morning Jacket Returns: Stream Band’s Typically Adventurous and Rewarding New Self-Titled Album

You never really know what you’re going to get from My Morning Jacket, and today the Jim James-fronted indie/rock/psychedelia band returned with a new self-titled album, the first new MMJ record...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Elton John ‘The Lockdown Sessions,’ a New Collaborative Album ft. Stevie Wonder, Dua Lipa and Many More (Listen)
October 22, 2021
Out Now: Elton John ‘The Lockdown Sessions,’ a New Collaborative Album ft. Stevie Wonder, Dua Lipa and Many More (Listen)

Sir Elton John didn’t intend on making The Lockdown Sessions,  a new album featuring a number of high-profile collaborations with music stars from across the spectrum, a collection spanning generations...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Rolling Stones ‘Tattoo You’ 40th Anniversary Edition, ft. Nine Unreleased Tracks and More (Listen)
October 22, 2021
Out Now: Rolling Stones ‘Tattoo You’ 40th Anniversary Edition, ft. Nine Unreleased Tracks and More (Listen)

Today, The Rolling Stones vaults open once more for a lavish 40th anniversary revisiting of 1981’s Tattoo You, an expanded collection featuring the original album and a wealth of bonus...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Andy Summers (The Police): New Instrumental Album ‘Harmonics of the Night’ Available Now (Listen)
October 18, 2021
Andy Summers (The Police): New Instrumental Album ‘Harmonics of the Night’ Available Now (Listen)

Harmonics of the Night is the title of a new instrumental collection from Andy Summers, esteemed guitarist/songwriter/Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member of The Police. Released on Oct. 15,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Yes Debuts Music Video for “Future Memories,” from Adventurous New Album ‘The Quest’
October 15, 2021
Yes Debuts Music Video for “Future Memories,” from Adventurous New Album ‘The Quest’

Back on Oct. 1, prog-rock masters Yes returned with The Quest, a new album that spans over an hour and ten minutes of soaring synth, guitar solos that stretch skyward...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Tom Morello’s ‘Life Raft’ of a New Album, the Collaborative and Experimental ‘The Atlas Underground Fire’ (Listen)
October 15, 2021
Out Now: Tom Morello’s ‘Life Raft’ of a New Album, the Collaborative and Experimental ‘The Atlas Underground Fire’ (Listen)

Tom Morello is esteemed the world over for his signature guitar sounds with Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave and a prolific solo career, which continued today, Oct. 15, with The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Beatles ‘Let It Be’ Special Edition, Featuring Tons of Bonus Material (Listen/Pick Up a Copy)
October 14, 2021
Out Now: The Beatles ‘Let It Be’ Special Edition, Featuring Tons of Bonus Material (Listen/Pick Up a Copy)

Today, a lavish Special Edition of Let It Be was released on multiple formats, timed to coincide with the highly anticipated new The Beatles: Get Back documentary from director Peter Jackson...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Coldplay Reaches Even Higher with Sprawling, Epic New Album ‘Music of the Spheres’
October 14, 2021
Out Now: Coldplay Reaches Even Higher with Sprawling, Epic New Album ‘Music of the Spheres’

When it comes to Coldplay, at this point in the group’s career you can expect some of the biggest, most sweeping musical compositions of the pop/rock realm — and Chris...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Santana’s ‘Blessings and Miracles,’ a Star-Heavy Sequel of Sorts to 1999’s ‘Supernatural’
October 14, 2021
Out Now: Santana’s ‘Blessings and Miracles,’ a Star-Heavy Sequel of Sorts to 1999’s ‘Supernatural’

Out now is Blessings and Miracles, the awaited new album from legendary guitarist Carlos Santana — another star-studded album featuring a number of collaborators, similar to the massive global success that was 1999’s Supernatural....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream The Doobie Brothers’ New Album ‘Liberté,’ Featuring 12 New Songs (Pre-Order on CD)
October 1, 2021
Out Now: Stream The Doobie Brothers’ New Album ‘Liberté,’ Featuring 12 New Songs (Pre-Order on CD)

Today, Oct. 1,  Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Doobie Brothers  released a new album, Liberté. It features 12 new songs from Tom Johnston, Pat Simmons and John McFee, and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Prog-Rock Masters Yes Embark on Another Powerful Sonic Journey with ‘The Quest’ (Listen)
October 1, 2021
Out Now: Prog-Rock Masters Yes Embark on Another Powerful Sonic Journey with ‘The Quest’ (Listen)

The Quest is a new full-length album from prog-rock icons Yes, and when we say “full-length,” we mean it. The 11-track record spans over an hour and ten minutes of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Northeast Corridor: Steely Dan Live!’ and ‘Donald Fagen: The Nightfly Live’ (Stream/Buy)
September 24, 2021
Out Now: ‘Northeast Corridor: Steely Dan Live!’ and ‘Donald Fagen: The Nightfly Live’ (Stream/Buy)

Today, Sept. 24, a pair of Steely Dan and Steely Dan-affiliated live albums were released. The first, Northeast Corridor: Steely Dan Live!, features performances from iconic venues including New York City’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Ringo Starr and His Pals Encourage Us All to ‘Change the World’ with Lively New EP (Listen)
September 24, 2021
Out Now: Ringo Starr and His Pals Encourage Us All to ‘Change the World’ with Lively New EP (Listen)

Ringo Starr is nothing if not consistent — and today, Sept. 24, the famed Beatles drummer returns with Change the World, a new EP featuring four songs performed by the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: LA Rockers Dead Sara Roar Louder Than Ever with Explosive New Album ‘Ain’t It Tragic’ (Listen)
September 20, 2021
Out Now: LA Rockers Dead Sara Roar Louder Than Ever with Explosive New Album ‘Ain’t It Tragic’ (Listen)

Los Angeles rockers Dead Sara released a new studio album, Ain’t It Tragic, on Sept. 17 — and there’s a palpable fury behind the record’s 11 songs. As you might...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Ronnie Wood & the Ronnie Wood Band ‘Mr. Luck – A Tribute to Jimmy Reed: Live at the Royal Albert Hall’ (Listen)
September 17, 2021
Out Now: Ronnie Wood & the Ronnie Wood Band ‘Mr. Luck – A Tribute to Jimmy Reed: Live at the Royal Albert Hall’ (Listen)

Today, Sept. 17, Rolling Stones great Ronnie Wood released Mr. Luck – A Tribute to Jimmy Reed: Live at the Royal Albert Hall, a live album capturing the magic from...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream Billy Idol’s Gritty ‘The Roadside’ EP, Four New Songs with Steve Stevens and Producer Butch Walker
September 17, 2021
Out Now: Stream Billy Idol’s Gritty ‘The Roadside’ EP, Four New Songs with Steve Stevens and Producer Butch Walker

Legendary English rock icon Billy Idol returned recently with “Bitter Taste,” a reflective new song and music video expressing some raw emotions and dark energy — visually referencing Idol’s near-fatal...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Lindsey Buckingham’s New Self-Titled Record, His First in a Decade and a Show of Resilience (Listen)
September 17, 2021
Out Now: Lindsey Buckingham’s New Self-Titled Record, His First in a Decade and a Show of Resilience (Listen)

It’s been a long time coming, but today, Sept. 17, Lindsey Buckingham released his self-titled solo album. It marks the first such release from the longtime Fleetwood Mac guitarist/songwriter since...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: With ‘Horizons/East,’ Thrice Pulls the Floor Out in Search of Answers, Finds Beauty in the Chaos (Listen)
September 17, 2021
Out Now: With ‘Horizons/East,’ Thrice Pulls the Floor Out in Search of Answers, Finds Beauty in the Chaos (Listen)

Horizons/East is not the album some Thrice fans will be hoping to hear. That this sentence could be written about a number of previous releases from the Orange County, Calif.-based...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jeff Bridges Says His Lymphoma is in Remission, ‘But COVID Kicked My Ass’
September 13, 2021
Jeff Bridges Says His Lymphoma is in Remission, ‘But COVID Kicked My Ass’

Beloved actor/musician/activist Jeff Bridges is seemingly out of the woods as far as his lymphoma treatments are concerned, but he issued an update on Monday afternoon that detailed another wrinkle...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘God is Partying’ Finds Andrew W.K. on as Euphoric, Bombastic and Mystifying a Musical Ride as Ever
September 13, 2021
Out Now: ‘God is Partying’ Finds Andrew W.K. on as Euphoric, Bombastic and Mystifying a Musical Ride as Ever

It’s hard to have expectations when it comes to Andrew W.K. — because the artist that exploded onto the scene in 2001 with I Get Wet (and the anthemic, objectively...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Metallica’s ‘Black Album’ 30th Anniversary Edition, Everything You Could Ever Want to Hear from the 1991 Record (and More), Plus ‘Blacklist’ Covers Project
September 10, 2021
Out Now: Metallica’s ‘Black Album’ 30th Anniversary Edition, Everything You Could Ever Want to Hear from the 1991 Record (and More), Plus ‘Blacklist’ Covers Project

What can be said about the 1991 self-titled Black Album from Metallica that hasn’t been said already? The album marked the start of a new era for the thrash/metal band,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Iron Maiden Unleash ‘Senjutsu’: English Metal Gods Return with a Thunderous New Album (Listen)
September 3, 2021
Iron Maiden Unleash ‘Senjutsu’: English Metal Gods Return with a Thunderous New Album (Listen)

Welcome back, Iron Maiden. Senjutsu, the English heavy metal gods‘ 17th studio album and first since 2015’s The Book of Souls, is best experienced with the volume turned up. But...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: New Self-Titled Album from The Immediate Family (Danny Kortchmar/Waddy Wachtel/Leland Sklar/Russ Kunkel/Steve Postell) — Listen/Buy
August 27, 2021
Out Now: New Self-Titled Album from The Immediate Family (Danny Kortchmar/Waddy Wachtel/Leland Sklar/Russ Kunkel/Steve Postell) — Listen/Buy

The Immediate Family, the esteemed and roll supergroup featuring Danny Kortchmar (guitar and vocals), Waddy Wachtel (guitar and vocals), Leland Sklar (bass), Russ Kunkel (drums) and Steve Postell (guitar and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Halsey’s ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power,’ Produced by Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross and Featuring Dave Grohl and Lindsey Buckingham (Listen)
August 27, 2021
Out Now: Halsey’s ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power,’ Produced by Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross and Featuring Dave Grohl and Lindsey Buckingham (Listen)

If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power is the fourth studio album from Halsey — and the singer/songwriter/pop icon’s latest record, released to the masses on Friday. It arrived...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Beach Boys Revisit 1969-1971 with ‘Feel Flows – The Sunflower and Surf’s Up Sessions’ Box Set (Listen/Buy)
August 27, 2021
Out Now: Beach Boys Revisit 1969-1971 with ‘Feel Flows – The Sunflower and Surf’s Up Sessions’ Box Set (Listen/Buy)

Today, Aug. 27, The Beach Boys and Capitol/UMe have unloaded from the vaults for a special box set commemorating 50 years of some of the legendary group’s timeless albums. Feel...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear New Metallica Covers from IDLES and Rina Sawayama; ‘Metallica Blacklist’ Project Out 9/10
August 26, 2021
Hear New Metallica Covers from IDLES and Rina Sawayama; ‘Metallica Blacklist’ Project Out 9/10

On Sept. 10, Metallica will commemorate its groundbreaking 1991 self-titled Black Album with a lavish 30th anniversary reissue. It’s been previewed in recent weeks with demo recordings and tracks from its companion Metallica Blacklist covers compilation,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Angel Olsen Transforms ’80s Classics from Billy Idol, Men Without Hats, OMD, Alphaville and Laura Branigan on ‘Aisles’ EP (Listen)
August 20, 2021
Out Now: Angel Olsen Transforms ’80s Classics from Billy Idol, Men Without Hats, OMD, Alphaville and Laura Branigan on ‘Aisles’ EP (Listen)

Aisles is a new covers EP from singer/songwriter Angel Olsen, who tackles some seriously classic 1980s pop songs. But worry not, reader — these are the best sort of cover...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Solar Power,’ Lorde’s Anticipated New Album — a Soundtrack for Beachside Self-Reflection (Listen)
August 20, 2021
Out Now: ‘Solar Power,’ Lorde’s Anticipated New Album — a Soundtrack for Beachside Self-Reflection (Listen)

As its title suggests, Solar Power is a musical experience best enjoyed outside. The new album from singer/songwriter Lorde, released today, Aug. 20, is a perfect late summer soundtrack, one...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Joy Formidable ‘Into the Blue,’ Another Captivating, Emotionally Rapturous Album from the Alt/Experimental Trio (Listen)
August 20, 2021
Out Now: The Joy Formidable ‘Into the Blue,’ Another Captivating, Emotionally Rapturous Album from the Alt/Experimental Trio (Listen)

Today, Aug. 20, Welsh indie/rock/experimental band The Joy Formidable returned with a new studio album, Into the Blue. It is the group’s fifth studio album to date, and the follow-up to 2018’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Longtime Metallica Bassist Jason Newsted’s Unboxing Video of the ‘Black Album’ Reissue Coming 9/10
August 17, 2021
Watch Longtime Metallica Bassist Jason Newsted’s Unboxing Video of the ‘Black Album’ Reissue Coming 9/10

On Sept. 10, Metallica will commemorate its groundbreaking 1991 self-titled Black Album with a lavish 30th anniversary reissue. It’s been previewed in recent weeks with demo recordings and tracks from...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Sheryl Crow’s Career-Spanning ‘Live from the Ryman & More,’ Available on CD and 4-LP Set (Listen)
August 16, 2021
Out Now: Sheryl Crow’s Career-Spanning ‘Live from the Ryman & More,’ Available on CD and 4-LP Set (Listen)

This past Friday, Aug. 13, Sheryl Crow released Live from the Ryman & More, a 27-track collection of live recordings culled from a series of performances in 2019 from the iconic...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Black Keys Share Video for Their Cover of R.L. Burnside’s Blues Classic “Poor Boy a Long Way from Home”
August 13, 2021
The Black Keys Share Video for Their Cover of R.L. Burnside’s Blues Classic “Poor Boy a Long Way from Home”

Back in mid-May, The Black Keys released Delta Kream, an 11-track album of covers paying tribute to 11 Mississippi hill country blues standards that they have loved since they were teenagers,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Listen to The Killers’ Intimate New Album ‘Pressure Machine’ (ft. a Guest Spot from Phoebe Bridgers)
August 13, 2021
Out Now: Listen to The Killers’ Intimate New Album ‘Pressure Machine’ (ft. a Guest Spot from Phoebe Bridgers)

You might not expect to hear strings open a record from The Killers, the Las Vegas band known for bombast and synth-led pop/rock for the past two decades or so...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Listen to Chris Stapleton’s Eight-Minute Country/Blues Transformation of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters”
August 12, 2021
Listen to Chris Stapleton’s Eight-Minute Country/Blues Transformation of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters”

The best cover songs are the ones that take the source material to the next level, the artist doing the tribute finding the balance between injecting personality and personal style...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Phoebe Bridgers Turn Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters” into a Haunting Piano Ballad
August 11, 2021
Hear Phoebe Bridgers Turn Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters” into a Haunting Piano Ballad

The latest preview of The Metallica Blacklist, a comprehensive covers album project launched by the metal gods to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their breakthrough 1991 self-titled Black Album, is one of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PREMIERE: Colin Hay ‘I Just Don’t Know What To Do With Myself’ Acoustic Performance; New Covers LP Out Now
August 9, 2021
PREMIERE: Colin Hay ‘I Just Don’t Know What To Do With Myself’ Acoustic Performance; New Covers LP Out Now

Colin Hay, the prolific singer/songwriter known for his solo career in addition to years fronting the Australian group Men at Work, released a new album titled I Just Don’t Know What...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Barbra Streisand ‘Release Me 2,’ ft. Unreleased Tracks from the Vault with Willie Nelson, Kermit the Frog and More
August 6, 2021
Out Now: Barbra Streisand ‘Release Me 2,’ ft. Unreleased Tracks from the Vault with Willie Nelson, Kermit the Frog and More

Release Me 2 is a new compilation album from the legendary Barbra Streisand, released today, Aug. 6. #ReleaseMe2 is finally here! Watch the "Be Aware" lyric video available now, and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Night Ranger Returns with New Studio Album, ‘ATBPO’ — Listen
August 6, 2021
Out Now: Night Ranger Returns with New Studio Album, ‘ATBPO’ — Listen

Today, Aug. 6, Night Ranger (known around the world for classic tracks like “Sister Christian”, “Don’t Tell Me You Love Me” and “When You Close Your Eyes,” among others) returned...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Reissue of ‘Back to the Light,’ Queen Guitarist Brian May’s 1992 Solo Debut (Listen)
August 6, 2021
Out Now: Reissue of ‘Back to the Light,’ Queen Guitarist Brian May’s 1992 Solo Debut (Listen)

In 1992, Queen guitarist Brian May stepped out on his own for his first proper solo album, Back to the Light — and the record has been revisited today, Aug. 6, for a near-30th anniversary...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Doobie Brothers Share New 4-Song EP, Announce New Album ‘Liberté,’ Out 10/1 (Tour Starts 8/22)
August 6, 2021
The Doobie Brothers Share New 4-Song EP, Announce New Album ‘Liberté,’ Out 10/1 (Tour Starts 8/22)

On Oct. 1, Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Doobie Brothers will release a new album, Liberté.  The record was officially announced on Friday, and will be their 15th...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: 50th Anniversary Revisiting of George Harrison ‘All Things Must Pass’ (Listen/Stream/Buy)
August 6, 2021
Out Now: 50th Anniversary Revisiting of George Harrison ‘All Things Must Pass’ (Listen/Stream/Buy)

Among the albums the members of the Beatles created after going their separate ways, All Things Must Pass by George Harrison is commonly considered among the very best — its legacy unrivaled, Harrison‘s fully realized...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Weezer Cover Metallica’s “Enter Sandman” (with a Nod to “Buddy Holly”) — from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’
August 3, 2021
Hear Weezer Cover Metallica’s “Enter Sandman” (with a Nod to “Buddy Holly”) — from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’

Weezer has been a uniquely difficult band to pin down since emerging in the early 1990s with the self-titled Blue Album. Front man Rivers Cuomo has led his band through...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Los Lobos’ New Album ‘Native Sons,’ a Covers Set Honoring Their Hometown of Los Angeles (Listen)
July 30, 2021
Out Now: Los Lobos’ New Album ‘Native Sons,’ a Covers Set Honoring Their Hometown of Los Angeles (Listen)

Today, Los Lobos returned with a new covers album, Native Sons, which is billed as a “love letter to Los Angeles,” the hometown of the legendary rock/Tex-Mex/Latin rock band that has...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Billie Eilish Returns with Powerful, Subdued Sophomore Album, ‘Happier Than Ever’ (Listen)
July 30, 2021
Out Now: Billie Eilish Returns with Powerful, Subdued Sophomore Album, ‘Happier Than Ever’ (Listen)

Billie Eilish and her co-songwriter/producer/brother FINNEAS had an impossible task at hand — how to follow up a groundbreaking debut, 2019’s When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jackson Browne Shares Lively Rendition of “My Cleveland Heart,” Tour with James Taylor Launches 7/29
July 28, 2021
Jackson Browne Shares Lively Rendition of “My Cleveland Heart,” Tour with James Taylor Launches 7/29

One of the most immediate songs featured on Downhill from Everywhere, the great new album from iconic singer/songwriter Jackson Browne, is the energetic “My Cleveland Heart,” and on Wednesday Browne...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Shares Rough Cut “Enter Sandman” Video, New Volbeat/SebastiAn Covers from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’
July 27, 2021
Metallica Shares Rough Cut “Enter Sandman” Video, New Volbeat/SebastiAn Covers from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’

The Metallica Blacklist, a comprehensive covers album project launched by the metal gods to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their breakthrough 1991 self-titled Black Album, is coming on Sept. 10 alongside a proper reissue...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream Jackson Browne’s Inspired and Focused New Album ‘Downhill from Everywhere’
July 23, 2021
Out Now: Stream Jackson Browne’s Inspired and Focused New Album ‘Downhill from Everywhere’

Cherished singer/songwriter Jackson Browne returned today, July 23, with Downhill from Everywhere, his first proper solo album since 2014’s Standing in the Breach. The time between album clearly inspired a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: David Crosby’s New Album ‘For Free,’ ft. Contributions from Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald, Sarah Jarosz and More (Listen)
July 23, 2021
Out Now: David Crosby’s New Album ‘For Free,’ ft. Contributions from Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald, Sarah Jarosz and More (Listen)

For years, David Crosby sought a musical collaboration with Steely Dan‘s Donald Fagen — and now he has finally achieved that goal, just short of his 80th birthday coming up...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Yacht Rock Vibes Are Strong with John Mayer’s Melancholy New Album ‘Sob Rock’ (Listen)
July 16, 2021
Out Now: The Yacht Rock Vibes Are Strong with John Mayer’s Melancholy New Album ‘Sob Rock’ (Listen)

For most of his career, there’s been a consistent yearning expressed through the music of John Mayer, and that’s very much the case with the singer/songwriter‘s new album, Sob Rock,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jakob Dylan on The Wallflowers’ Return with ‘Exit Wounds’ and Why Being on Time Isn’t That Hard (The Interview)
July 13, 2021
Jakob Dylan on The Wallflowers’ Return with ‘Exit Wounds’ and Why Being on Time Isn’t That Hard (The Interview)

It has to be hard to be the son of a rock and roll legend, no matter what career you choose. And rock history is scattered with the once promising,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Metallica’s “The Unforgiven” Three Different Ways in Latest Covers from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ Album Project
July 13, 2021
Hear Metallica’s “The Unforgiven” Three Different Ways in Latest Covers from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ Album Project

The Metallica Blacklist, a comprehensive covers album project launched by the metal gods to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their breakthrough 1991 self-titled Black Album, is coming on Sept. 10 alongside a proper reissue...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jakob Dylan and The Wallflowers Return with ‘Exit Wounds,’ a Unifying Message of Hope (Listen)
July 9, 2021
Jakob Dylan and The Wallflowers Return with ‘Exit Wounds,’ a Unifying Message of Hope (Listen)

Nine years between albums is a long time, but rest assured: There’s very little rust evident on Exit Wounds, the new album from Jakob Dylan and The Wallflowers, released on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Two Wildly Different Spins on Metallica’s “Holier Than Thou,” from Biffy Clyro and OFF!, from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ Album Project
July 8, 2021
Hear Two Wildly Different Spins on Metallica’s “Holier Than Thou,” from Biffy Clyro and OFF!, from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ Album Project

53 different acts contribute their services to The Metallica Blacklist, a comprehensive covers album project launched by the metal gods to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their breakthrough 1991 self-titled...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: Reimagined ‘Angel Dream (Songs and Music from the Motion Picture “She’s The One”)’
July 2, 2021
Out Now from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: Reimagined ‘Angel Dream (Songs and Music from the Motion Picture “She’s The One”)’

Angel Dream (Songs and Music from the Motion Picture “She’s The One”),  originally released by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers in 1996 as the companion album to the romantic comedy starring Jennifer...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Metallica’s “Sad but True” Covered by Jason Isbell, St. Vincent and Sam Fender (from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’)
June 29, 2021
Hear Metallica’s “Sad but True” Covered by Jason Isbell, St. Vincent and Sam Fender (from ‘The Metallica Blacklist’)

The Metallica Blacklist, a comprehensive and dizzingly eclectic album cover project launched by the metal gods to commemorate their breakthrough 1991 self-titled Black Album, is shaping up quite nicely —...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Ringo Starr Wants You to Help Spread Peace & Love for His 81st Birthday on July 7
June 28, 2021
Ringo Starr Wants You to Help Spread Peace & Love for His 81st Birthday on July 7

Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney share more in common than simply being one-half of the most celebrated musical groups to ever exist: They’re also linked with birthdays, as Sir Paul’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Motörhead Unleashes 40th Anniversary Edition of 1981’s ‘No Sleep‘ til Hammersmith’ (Listen)
June 25, 2021
Out Now: Motörhead Unleashes 40th Anniversary Edition of 1981’s ‘No Sleep‘ til Hammersmith’ (Listen)

Today, June 25, Motörhead has released a special 40th anniversary edition of No Sleep ’til Hammersmith, an expanded edition of a live album capturing the blistering magic of a gig...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Modest Mouse Adds to its Established Indie Legacy with New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ (Listen)
June 25, 2021
Out Now: Modest Mouse Adds to its Established Indie Legacy with New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ (Listen)

The Golden Casket is the new studio album from Modest Mouse, the long-running indie/rock band‘s new album and first since 2015. At its essence is a core theme of ruminating...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Lucy Dacus Releases Emotionally Heavy New Album ‘Home Video’ — (Watch Her ‘Kimmel’ Performance)
June 25, 2021
Out Now: Lucy Dacus Releases Emotionally Heavy New Album ‘Home Video’ — (Watch Her ‘Kimmel’ Performance)

Home Video is the title of the new studio album from Lucy Dacus, a raw, reflective and emotionally complex record from the singer/songwriter/member of boygenius alongside Julien Baker and Phoebe Bridgers. The lyrically...

Rock Cellar Magazine | beabadoobee Releases ‘Our Extended Play’ EP, Co-Written with The 1975; U.S. Headlining Tour This Fall
June 23, 2021
beabadoobee Releases ‘Our Extended Play’ EP, Co-Written with The 1975; U.S. Headlining Tour This Fall

beabadoobee, the buzzworthy singer/songwriter (real name: Bea Kristi) who unleashed her dynamic debut album, Fake It Flowers, last fall, returned this week with Our Extended Play, a new EP featuring four new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica: ‘Black Album’ Remastered + ‘The Metallica Blacklist’: 53 Artists(!) Paying Tribute – Stream Juanes (“Enter Sandman”) & Miley Cyrus/Elton John/Yo-Yo Ma (“Nothing Else Matters”)
June 22, 2021
Metallica: ‘Black Album’ Remastered + ‘The Metallica Blacklist’: 53 Artists(!) Paying Tribute – Stream Juanes (“Enter Sandman”) & Miley Cyrus/Elton John/Yo-Yo Ma (“Nothing Else Matters”)

In 1991, Metallica released a self-titled album that would go on to become one of the most successful albums ever recorded — and launch the band from intriguing hard rock...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Garbage Shares Stark, Stylish New Video for “The Creeps”; New Album ‘No Gods No Masters’ Out Now
June 18, 2021
Garbage Shares Stark, Stylish New Video for “The Creeps”; New Album ‘No Gods No Masters’ Out Now

On June 11, Garbage returned with No Gods No Masters, a powerhouse new album that finds Shirley Manson and the band as fired-up, potent and resilient as ever. The subject...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Styx Unleashes New Album, ‘Crash of the Crown’ — an Exercise in Positivity, Recorded Before/During the Pandemic (Listen)
June 17, 2021
Out Now: Styx Unleashes New Album, ‘Crash of the Crown’ — an Exercise in Positivity, Recorded Before/During the Pandemic (Listen)

Crash of the Crown is a new studio album from Styx, the long-running band’s 17th overall and first since 2017’s The Mission. Its recording process began before the COVID-19 pandemic...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: New Album ‘Consequences’ from Joan Armatrading (Listen); Live Stream Concert 7/31
June 17, 2021
Out Now: New Album ‘Consequences’ from Joan Armatrading (Listen); Live Stream Concert 7/31

Today, June 18, sees the digital streaming release of Consequences, a new studio album from English singer/songwriter Joan Armatrading. It’s her 20th studio album to date, having begun her career in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tommy Shaw: On Styx’s New Album ‘Crash of the Crown,’ Songwriting, Critics’ Icy Reception of the Group and Beyond (The Interview)
June 14, 2021
Tommy Shaw: On Styx’s New Album ‘Crash of the Crown,’ Songwriting, Critics’ Icy Reception of the Group and Beyond (The Interview)

Styx are rock and roll survivors. Celebrating over four decades of mighty musical service, overcoming personnel changes and the ever changing musical climate, the seasoned Midwest rockers remain committed to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Bodies,’ a Dark, Rewarding New Album from Shape-Shifting Alt/Punk Vets AFI (Listen)
June 14, 2021
Out Now: ‘Bodies,’ a Dark, Rewarding New Album from Shape-Shifting Alt/Punk Vets AFI (Listen)

AFI has built a career on adaptation and maturity, after first emerging from Northern California in 1991 as a frenetic punk band that achieved mainstream recognition with 2000’s The Art...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds ‘Back The Way We Came: Vol. 1 (2011-2021)’ (Listen)
June 11, 2021
Out Now: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds ‘Back The Way We Came: Vol. 1 (2011-2021)’ (Listen)

Back The Way We Came: Vol. 1 (2011-2021) is a new Greatest Hits compilation from Noel Gallagher, specifically chronicling his post-Oasis output under his project Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds. “10...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Danny Elfman Adds to His Legacy with the Truly Unique ‘Big Mess’ (Listen)
June 11, 2021
Out Now: Danny Elfman Adds to His Legacy with the Truly Unique ‘Big Mess’ (Listen)

Don’t let the words repeated in increasingly unsettling ways on “Sorry” fool you — Danny Elfman isn’t sorry. The renowned composer/songwriter/music icon returned today, June 11, with Big Mess, his...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real’s Uplifting, Hopeful New Album ‘A Few Stars Apart’ (Listen)
June 11, 2021
Out Now: Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real’s Uplifting, Hopeful New Album ‘A Few Stars Apart’ (Listen)

Today, June 11, sees the release of A Few Stars Apart — a new album from Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real. Produced by Dave Cobb, it’s the seventh...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Garbage as Fierce and Focused as Ever with Timely New Album ‘No Gods No Masters’ (Listen)
June 11, 2021
Out Now: Garbage as Fierce and Focused as Ever with Timely New Album ‘No Gods No Masters’ (Listen)

Welcome back, Garbage. Released today, June 11, No Gods No Monsters is the first album from Shirley Manson, Butch Vig and the band since 2016’s Strange Little Birds. No Gods...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Debut Album from Wolfgang Van Halen is Here — and ‘Mammoth WVH’ Delivers on the Promise (Listen)
June 11, 2021
Out Now: The Debut Album from Wolfgang Van Halen is Here — and ‘Mammoth WVH’ Delivers on the Promise (Listen)

Previewed over the past few months with a series of impressive singles, Mammoth WVH — the album project helmed by Wolfgang Van Halen, son of the late Eddie Van Halen...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Billy F Gibbons Shares Music Video for “She’s On Fire,” New LP ‘Hardware’ Out Now
June 10, 2021
Billy F Gibbons Shares Music Video for “She’s On Fire,” New LP ‘Hardware’ Out Now

Released on June 4, Hardware finds ZZ Top guitarist/vocalist Billy F Gibbons at his most bluesy and unmistakably original — and his follow-up to The Big Bad Blues doesn’t disappoint....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Wolf Alice Re-Emerges Focused and Excitingly Unpredictable with New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ (Listen)
June 7, 2021
Out Now: Wolf Alice Re-Emerges Focused and Excitingly Unpredictable with New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ (Listen)

There’s only one Wolf Alice, and the English alt/rock band returned this past Friday, June 4, with Blue Weekend — its third full-length album and the anticipated follow-up to 2017’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Counting Crows Set ‘Butter Miracle’ Tour for Fall 2021, Playing New EP and More (Tix On Sale 6/11)
June 7, 2021
Counting Crows Set ‘Butter Miracle’ Tour for Fall 2021, Playing New EP and More (Tix On Sale 6/11)

On May 20, Counting Crows returned with Butter Miracle: Suite One, a four-song, 18-minute EP that was the result of front man/songwriter Adam Duritz’s inspired sessions in the English countryside....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Hardware,’ a Rollicking New Album from ZZ Top’s Billy F Gibbons (Listen)
June 7, 2021
Out Now: ‘Hardware,’ a Rollicking New Album from ZZ Top’s Billy F Gibbons (Listen)

Take a desert trip with the one and only Billy F Gibbons, guitarist extraordinaire of the legendary Texas rock band ZZ Top. Hardware is the title of his latest solo...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Jubilee,’ the Anticipated — and Worth the Wait — New Album from Japanese Breakfast (Listen)
June 4, 2021
Out Now: ‘Jubilee,’ the Anticipated — and Worth the Wait — New Album from Japanese Breakfast (Listen)

It’s a big year for Michelle Zauner. The singer/songwriter behind Japanese Breakfast is a New York Times Bestseller with her new memoir, Crying in H Mart, and today, June 4,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Gary Numan Touring North America This Fall in Support of New Album ‘Intruder’ (Tix On Sale Now)
June 4, 2021
Gary Numan Touring North America This Fall in Support of New Album ‘Intruder’ (Tix On Sale Now)

This fall, English dark wave legend Gary Numan will embark on a North American headlining tour supporting his new album, Intruder, which was released on May 22. Announced on Friday,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Dreamers Are Waiting,’ the First New Album from Crowded House Since 2010 (Listen)
June 4, 2021
Out Now: ‘Dreamers Are Waiting,’ the First New Album from Crowded House Since 2010 (Listen)

Today, beloved band Crowded House returns with a new album, and it’s been a long time coming. Dreamers Are Waiting is the first bit of new material from the band...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Prog/Metal Titans Toast Pink Floyd with ‘Still Wish You Were Here’ Tribute Album (Listen)
May 28, 2021
Out Now: Prog/Metal Titans Toast Pink Floyd with ‘Still Wish You Were Here’ Tribute Album (Listen)

Released in 1975, Wish You Were Here is one of the most crucial albums ever released, as well as a high water mark of Pink Floyd and its impossibly rich history of music — and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Greta Van Fleet Add Additional Shows to Special ‘Strange Horizons’ Live Dates for 2021
May 26, 2021
Greta Van Fleet Add Additional Shows to Special ‘Strange Horizons’ Live Dates for 2021

Released back on April 15, The Battle at Garden’s Gate reaffirmed that Greta Van Fleet are very much a force to be reckoned with in the contemporary rock and roll...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Ann Wilson Revisits Pre-Heart Days with ‘The Daybreaks’ EP (Listen); 2021 Tour Dates
May 24, 2021
Out Now: Ann Wilson Revisits Pre-Heart Days with ‘The Daybreaks’ EP (Listen); 2021 Tour Dates

Prior to forming Heart with sister Nancy Wilson and setting in action a career that would make them legends, Ann Wilson fronted a band called “Daybreak” — and Wilson has revisited the tunes for a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Trapper Schoepp’s ‘May Day’ Q&A: Singer/Songwriter Talks New Album, Collaborating with Bob Dylan & More
May 21, 2021
Trapper Schoepp’s ‘May Day’ Q&A: Singer/Songwriter Talks New Album, Collaborating with Bob Dylan & More

Trapper Schoepp came to international prominence, not surprisingly, when he collaborated with Bob Dylan. The song, “On, Wisconsin,” paired a discarded Dylan lyric from 1961 with Schoepp’s music and killer...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Counting Crows Release Four-Song, 18-Minute ‘Butter Miracle, Suite One’ EP (Listen)
May 20, 2021
Out Now: Counting Crows Release Four-Song, 18-Minute ‘Butter Miracle, Suite One’ EP (Listen)

In late April, Counting Crows premiered a new song, “Elevator Boots,” a preview of a new release from the group — but not a full album. Instead, Butter Miracle, Suite...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now on Streaming Services: ‘Standing In The Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan’ (Listen)
May 20, 2021
Out Now on Streaming Services: ‘Standing In The Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan’ (Listen)

Standing In The Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan is precisely what its name suggests: A collection of Bob Dylan covers from Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders. Announced in early May,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Gary Numan Returns with Dark, Thematically Heavy New Album ‘Intruder’ (Listen)
May 20, 2021
Out Now: Gary Numan Returns with Dark, Thematically Heavy New Album ‘Intruder’ (Listen)

English dark wave music icon Gary Numan has returned with a new album — and Intruder is a message of musical foreboding delivered in a way only Numan could. Released...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Gary Numan on His Dark New Album, ‘Intruder’: “If the Earth Could Speak, How Would it Talk About the Way it Feels at the Moment?”
May 20, 2021
Gary Numan on His Dark New Album, ‘Intruder’: “If the Earth Could Speak, How Would it Talk About the Way it Feels at the Moment?”

Gary Numan is a dark wave music progenitor who took the British music scene by storm in the late 1970s and early ‘80s. During a three-year period, the London native...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Songwriter/Journalist/Author Ken Sharp Releases “Miniatures” — 32 Power Pop Gems — Each Less Than 2 Minutes Long
May 19, 2021
Songwriter/Journalist/Author Ken Sharp Releases “Miniatures” — 32 Power Pop Gems — Each Less Than 2 Minutes Long

Music journalist Ken Sharp has been a longtime member of our Rock Cellar family, conducting some of our most popular interviews with the legends of classic rock and roll including...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Happy 50th Anniversary to ‘RAM’ from Paul McCartney & Linda McCartney (Limited Vinyl Out Now)
May 17, 2021
Happy 50th Anniversary to ‘RAM’ from Paul McCartney & Linda McCartney (Limited Vinyl Out Now)

50 years ago today, May 17, Paul McCartney and his wife, Linda McCartney, released RAM, their first and only album as a duo. #OnThisDay in 1971, Paul and Linda McCartney...

Rock Cellar Magazine | CSNY ‘Déjà Vu’ Through the Lens: Looking Back at the Story Behind the Classic Album, Now Reissued in 50th Anniversary Format
May 14, 2021
CSNY ‘Déjà Vu’ Through the Lens: Looking Back at the Story Behind the Classic Album, Now Reissued in 50th Anniversary Format

“We were all in terrible shape, it’s amazing we were able to do what we did,” Graham Nash recalled over lunch in New York City in 2014 of Déjà Vu...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Paul Weller: On His Lockdown Record ‘Fat Pop, Vol. 1,’ Stockpiling Songs for a Return to Live Concerts (Listen)
May 14, 2021
Paul Weller: On His Lockdown Record ‘Fat Pop, Vol. 1,’ Stockpiling Songs for a Return to Live Concerts (Listen)

In any decade of the latter half of the last century, Fat Pop, Vol. 1, the new album from Paul Weller, would have racked up at least four or five...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: St. Vincent Makes Another Strong, Unpredictable Statement with New Album ‘Daddy’s Home’ (Listen)
May 13, 2021
Out Now: St. Vincent Makes Another Strong, Unpredictable Statement with New Album ‘Daddy’s Home’ (Listen)

There simply is nobody quite like St. Vincent, and today, May 14, the fiercely original singer/songwriter also known by the name Annie Clark releases Daddy’s Home, her highly anticipated new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Black Keys Inventively Honor Their Blues Influences with New Covers LP ‘Delta Kream’ (Listen)
May 13, 2021
Out Now: The Black Keys Inventively Honor Their Blues Influences with New Covers LP ‘Delta Kream’ (Listen)

Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney of The Black Keys wouldn’t be who they are today without their blues/rock roots, today, May 14, the dynamic two-piece honored some of its biggest inspirations with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young: ‘Déjà Vu’ 50th Anniversary Edition (Listen)
May 13, 2021
Out Now: Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young: ‘Déjà Vu’ 50th Anniversary Edition (Listen)

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Déjà Vu, the legendary album from Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young was originally released in March of 1970, Rhino Records has released an exhaustively...

Rock Cellar Magazine | I’m Still Standing: Steve Lukather on His New Album, Close Encounters With the Beatles and that Leaf Blower Incident
May 13, 2021
I’m Still Standing: Steve Lukather on His New Album, Close Encounters With the Beatles and that Leaf Blower Incident

Steve Lukather is the guitarist extraordinaire of Toto, best known for the classic hits “Hold the Line,” “Rosanna,” and “Africa.” With the band’s tour sidelined during the lockdown, Lukather has...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Offspring Shares “We Never Have Sex Anymore” Video (ft. John Stamos) from ‘Let the Bad Times Roll’ LP
May 13, 2021
The Offspring Shares “We Never Have Sex Anymore” Video (ft. John Stamos) from ‘Let the Bad Times Roll’ LP

“We Never Have Sex Anymore” is one of the more engaging songs on Let the Bad Times Roll, the new album from Orange County punk veterans The Offspring that was...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Ashe Releases Her Anticipated Debut Full-Length Album, ‘Ashlyn’ (Listen)
May 7, 2021
Out Now: Ashe Releases Her Anticipated Debut Full-Length Album, ‘Ashlyn’ (Listen)

Today, May 7, buzzworthy singer/songwriter Ashe releases her debut full-length record, Ashlyn. The overwhelming success of Ashe’s “Moral of the Story” (which, per a news release, has totaled 758 million...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Weezer Plug the Guitars Back In (and Shred, Loudly) on New Album ‘Van Weezer’ (Listen)
May 7, 2021
Weezer Plug the Guitars Back In (and Shred, Loudly) on New Album ‘Van Weezer’ (Listen)

Only Weezer could release a pair of records in the same year as wildly different as OK Human (which dropped in late January) and Van Weezer, which was unleashed to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Van Morrison’s ‘Latest Record Project: Volume 1,’ a 28-Track Double-LP (ft. Abundant Rants & Complaints)
May 7, 2021
Out Now: Van Morrison’s ‘Latest Record Project: Volume 1,’ a 28-Track Double-LP (ft. Abundant Rants & Complaints)

There’s a song on Latest Record Project: Volume 1, the new double-album from legendary singer/songwriter Van Morrison, called “They Own the Media.” If you’re wondering where the 75-year-old stands on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘You and Me,’ the Awaited Solo Debut Album from Heart’s Nancy Wilson (Listen)
May 7, 2021
Out Now: ‘You and Me,’ the Awaited Solo Debut Album from Heart’s Nancy Wilson (Listen)

“I do get to feel like a boss, I do love that feeling. I know how to delegate when I’m inside a power structure like Heart. But I do enjoy...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch a New Video for “Drivin’ Down to Georgia” from Tom Petty; ‘Finding Wildflowers (Alternate Versions)’ Out Now
May 6, 2021
Watch a New Video for “Drivin’ Down to Georgia” from Tom Petty; ‘Finding Wildflowers (Alternate Versions)’ Out Now

“Drivin’ Down to Georgia” is a previously unreleased song from Tom Petty recorded in 1992 that was included in the recent Finding Wildflowers (Alternate Versions), a companion piece of sorts...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch girl in red Make Her TV Debut Playing “Serotonin” on ‘The Tonight Show’; Debut Album Out Now
May 4, 2021
Watch girl in red Make Her TV Debut Playing “Serotonin” on ‘The Tonight Show’; Debut Album Out Now

Last week, 22-year-old Norwegian indie/rock singer/songwriter girl in red (a.k.a Marie Ulven) released her debut full-length album, if i could make it go quiet. Its release comes with anticipation in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Typhoons,’ the Awaited (and Danceable) New Album from Royal Blood (Listen + LP/Prize Pack Giveaway)
May 4, 2021
Out Now: ‘Typhoons,’ the Awaited (and Danceable) New Album from Royal Blood (Listen + LP/Prize Pack Giveaway)

Mike Kerr and Ben Thatcher of Royal Blood make a hell of a lot of noise for a two-piece band — and last week, the U.K.-based musicians released their third...

Rock Cellar Magazine | If You Love Star Wars and Heavy Metal, Galactic Empire Should Be Your May the 4th Soundtrack Forever
May 4, 2021
If You Love Star Wars and Heavy Metal, Galactic Empire Should Be Your May the 4th Soundtrack Forever

The music of Star Wars is well-known to just about everyone — even those that aren’t fans of the film series and its expanded universe knows some of its powerful...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tom Jones Performs on ‘Kimmel’; New Album ‘Surrounded By Time’ Out Now (and No. 1 in the U.K.!)
April 30, 2021
Tom Jones Performs on ‘Kimmel’; New Album ‘Surrounded By Time’ Out Now (and No. 1 in the U.K.!)

Legendary singer Tom Jones has officially released his new studio album titled Surrounded By Time, which features a number of cover songs that hold special significance to him. The LP was released digitally...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Rising Indie/Pop Star girl in red Takes a Leap Forward with Debut LP ‘if i could make it go quiet’ (Listen)
April 30, 2021
Out Now: Rising Indie/Pop Star girl in red Takes a Leap Forward with Debut LP ‘if i could make it go quiet’ (Listen)

A few years of EPs and early releases put girl in red on many folks’ radar, and today, the 22-year-old Norwegian singer/songwriter born Marie Ulven released her debut full-length album, if...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘She Walks In Beauty,’ a New Spoken-Word Album from Marianne Faithfull and Warren Ellis (Listen)
April 30, 2021
Out Now: ‘She Walks In Beauty,’ a New Spoken-Word Album from Marianne Faithfull and Warren Ellis (Listen)

She Walks In Beauty is a new album from the legendary Marianne Faithfull — but this one’s a different, special sort of release. Featuring Faithfull’s spoken-word narration, the album features the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Mick Fleetwood & Friends Celebrate the Music of Peter Green & the Early Years of Fleetwood Mac,’ on CD/Blu-ray/LP/Box Set
April 30, 2021
Out Now: ‘Mick Fleetwood & Friends Celebrate the Music of Peter Green & the Early Years of Fleetwood Mac,’ on CD/Blu-ray/LP/Box Set

On Feb. 25, 2020, mere weeks before the COVID-19 pandemic put a pause on everything the world over, Mick Fleetwood and a host of special guest celebrity friends/music legends gathered at the London Palladium...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Greta Van Fleet Land at No. 1 on the Billboard Rock Charts with ‘The Battle at Garden’s Gate’
April 29, 2021
Greta Van Fleet Land at No. 1 on the Billboard Rock Charts with ‘The Battle at Garden’s Gate’

Back in mid-April, ascendant young rockers Greta Van Fleet released The Battle at Garden’s Gate, their awaited new studio album produced by Greg Kurstin. The record packs an energy exemplary...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Motörhead ‘Louder Than Noise … Live In Berlin,’ Available Digitally and on CD (LP Coming 4/30)
April 23, 2021
Out Now: Motörhead ‘Louder Than Noise … Live In Berlin,’ Available Digitally and on CD (LP Coming 4/30)

Louder Than Noise … Live in Berlin is an archival live release from hard rock titans Motörhead released today, April 23. The live album captures a 2012 gig from the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Steve Cropper Q&A: On Working with Otis Redding, His New Album ‘Fire It Up’ (Out Now!) and Beyond
April 23, 2021
Steve Cropper Q&A: On Working with Otis Redding, His New Album ‘Fire It Up’ (Out Now!) and Beyond

Steve Cropper is a certifiable rock and roll legend. After cutting his teeth as part of the early-60s R&B band the Mar-Keys, Cropper found stardom as part of the backbone...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘The Who Sell Out’ Super Deluxe Edition, a Massive Revisiting of the Ambitious 1967 Album (Listen/Buy)
April 22, 2021
Out Now: ‘The Who Sell Out’ Super Deluxe Edition, a Massive Revisiting of the Ambitious 1967 Album (Listen/Buy)

Today, April 23, brings with it the release of a new Super Deluxe revisiting of The Who Sell Out, the English rock legends‘ classic 1967 studio album. The band’s third studio album, The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band — The Ultimate Collection’ (Listen/Buy)
April 22, 2021
Out Now: ‘John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band — The Ultimate Collection’ (Listen/Buy)

John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band was Lennon‘s first musical release after the dissolution of the Beatles — and the 1970 opus has come to be considered among the strongest post-breakup releases...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Peter Frampton Covers Bowie, George Harrison, Radiohead and More on Inspired New Instrumental Covers LP ‘Frampton Forgets the Words’ (Listen)
April 22, 2021
Out Now: Peter Frampton Covers Bowie, George Harrison, Radiohead and More on Inspired New Instrumental Covers LP ‘Frampton Forgets the Words’ (Listen)

Frampton Forgets the Words is the (amusingly titled) new album from Peter Frampton and the Peter Frampton Band, in which the legendary guitarist pays tribute to some of his favorite...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Dinosaur Jr. Returns with New Album ‘Sweep It Into Space’ (Listen)
April 22, 2021
Out Now: Dinosaur Jr. Returns with New Album ‘Sweep It Into Space’ (Listen)

Groundbreaking and revered alt/indie band Dinosaur Jr. is approaching its fourth decade(!) of activity, but J. Mascis and his band mates are showing no signs of slowing down. Sweep It...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Fresh Bear Tracks,’ the First New Album from T Bear (Richard T. Bear) in 25+ Years (Listen)
April 19, 2021
Out Now: ‘Fresh Bear Tracks,’ the First New Album from T Bear (Richard T. Bear) in 25+ Years (Listen)

Singer/songwriter/actor T Bear, otherwise known as Richard T. Bear, released Fresh Bear Tracks , his first studio album in more than 25 years, on April 16 via Quarto Valley Records....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Fascination,’ a New Album from Walter Egan (“Magnet and Steel”), Inspired By His Shared History with Pamela Des Barres
April 19, 2021
Out Now: ‘Fascination,’ a New Album from Walter Egan (“Magnet and Steel”), Inspired By His Shared History with Pamela Des Barres

Walter Egan, the singer/songwriter known for his classic 1978 soft-rock anthem “Magnet and Steel,” recently released a new studio album, Fascination. It’s a musical love letter, of sorts, to Pamela...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: While She Sleeps – ‘Sleeps Society’, an Album of Thunderous Anthems of Unity & Light Amid the Darkness
April 19, 2021
Out Now: While She Sleeps – ‘Sleeps Society’, an Album of Thunderous Anthems of Unity & Light Amid the Darkness

Sheffield, U.K.-based metalcore band While She Sleeps unleashed a new studio album, Sleeps Society, on April 16. The group’s fifth full-length album to date, the record continues the band’s trend...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Cheap Trick Scores First-Ever No. 1 Album with ‘In Another World’ — Out Now!
April 19, 2021
Cheap Trick Scores First-Ever No. 1 Album with ‘In Another World’ — Out Now!

The heights reached by power-pop kings Cheap Trick over the years are endless. They’re pretty much the definition of the term, their songs casing an untouchable legacy that led them...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Let The Bad Times Roll’: Dexter Holland on The Offspring’s New Album, 30+ Years in Punk Rock & Beyond (Q&A)
April 16, 2021
‘Let The Bad Times Roll’: Dexter Holland on The Offspring’s New Album, 30+ Years in Punk Rock & Beyond (Q&A)

Since emerging from sun-soaked Orange County, Calif. in the mid-1980s and making the jump to a mainstream punk-rock institution with 1994’s Smash, The Offspring has always been a band unafraid...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now (Digitally): Paul McCartney ‘McCartney III Imagined’ ft. Beck, Phoebe Bridgers, St. Vincent, Anderson .Paak, Josh Homme, Damon Albarn, More
April 15, 2021
Out Now (Digitally): Paul McCartney ‘McCartney III Imagined’ ft. Beck, Phoebe Bridgers, St. Vincent, Anderson .Paak, Josh Homme, Damon Albarn, More

Originally released back in December, McCartney III, the new studio album from Sir Paul McCartney written and recorded entirely by the Beatles legend by himself during “rockdown” this past year was...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: O.C. Punks The Offspring Unleash ‘Let The Bad Times Roll,’ Their First Album Since 2012 (Listen/Review)
April 15, 2021
Out Now: O.C. Punks The Offspring Unleash ‘Let The Bad Times Roll,’ Their First Album Since 2012 (Listen/Review)

Nine years is quite a while between albums for active groups, so Let The Bad Times Roll comes with a special kind of anticipation among fans of The Offspring. Despite...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Greta Van Fleet ‘The Battle at Garden’s Gate’ a Musical Statement of Rock & Roll Uplift (Stream)
April 15, 2021
Out Now: Greta Van Fleet ‘The Battle at Garden’s Gate’ a Musical Statement of Rock & Roll Uplift (Stream)

Ever since emerging a handful of years ago with a string of eyebrow-raising singles, young rockers Greta Van Fleet have enjoyed a precipitous rise in the music scene. Those shrieking...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Finding Wildflowers (Alternate Versions)’ from Tom Petty, a Companion Piece to ‘Wildflowers & All the Rest’ (Stream)
April 15, 2021
Out Now: ‘Finding Wildflowers (Alternate Versions)’ from Tom Petty, a Companion Piece to ‘Wildflowers & All the Rest’ (Stream)

Finding Wildflowers (Alternate Versions) is a new collection of material from Tom Petty that first surfaced on the limited edition Super Deluxe 9-LP version of Wildflowers & All the Rest, which was released in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Toto: ‘With a Little Help from My Friends’ Live Album Out 6/25; Watch “Till the End” Performance Clip (Pre-Order)
April 15, 2021
Toto: ‘With a Little Help from My Friends’ Live Album Out 6/25; Watch “Till the End” Performance Clip (Pre-Order)

On June 25, Toto will release With a Little Help from My Friends, a new live album culled from the legendary group‘s November 2020 live stream performance. The live show...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sufjan Stevens Shares ‘Lamentation II,’ Five-Volume Instrumental ‘Convocations’ Album Out 5/6
April 12, 2021
Sufjan Stevens Shares ‘Lamentation II,’ Five-Volume Instrumental ‘Convocations’ Album Out 5/6

Prolific singer/songwriter  Sufjan Stevens has debuted another composition from Convocations, his recently announced five-volume instrumental album project due out May 6 via Asthmatic Kitty Records. “Lamentation II” was shared on Monday and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arlo Parks Maps Out North American Tour Dates for Fall 2021 Supporting Debut LP ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’
April 12, 2021
Arlo Parks Maps Out North American Tour Dates for Fall 2021 Supporting Debut LP ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’

In late January, 20-year-old English singer/songwriter Arlo Parks released Collapsed in Sunbeams, her full-length debut album. A revelatory and emotionally nuanced collection of melancholy indie/pop, the album came with much anticipation, especially after Parks...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Remastered ‘Fleetwood Mac Live’ Super Deluxe Reissue
April 9, 2021
Out Now: Remastered ‘Fleetwood Mac Live’ Super Deluxe Reissue

1980’s Fleetwood Mac Live captured the exuberant live experience of a vintage-era Fleetwood Mac concert. Featuring recordings primarily of the Tusk tour in 1979 and 1980, the record has long...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Power-Pop Legends Cheap Trick Return with Confident New Album ‘In Another World’ (Listen)
April 9, 2021
Out Now: Power-Pop Legends Cheap Trick Return with Confident New Album ‘In Another World’ (Listen)

Cheap Trick, the power-pop icons and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame act with the respect of millions for decades’ worth of hard work, are back. In Another World is...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Julien Baker Details 2021-’22 North American, European Tour Dates; Plays ‘Favor’ on ‘Late Late Show’
April 8, 2021
Julien Baker Details 2021-’22 North American, European Tour Dates; Plays ‘Favor’ on ‘Late Late Show’

With a glimmer of hope at the end of the tunnel regarding the returning of live concerts, acts have slowly begun scheduling plans for the coming year or so —...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Buzzworthy Singer/Songwriter Arlo Parks Perform ‘Hope’ on ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’
April 7, 2021
Watch Buzzworthy Singer/Songwriter Arlo Parks Perform ‘Hope’ on ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’

In late January, 20-year-old English singer/songwriter Arlo Parks released Collapsed in Sunbeams, her full-length debut album. A revelatory and emotionally nuanced collection of melancholy indie/pop, the album came with much anticipation, especially after...

Rock Cellar Magazine | 5/14: Phoebe Bridgers to Release ‘Copycat Killer’ on LP, ft. Reimagined Songs from ‘Punisher’ ft. Rob Moose
April 6, 2021
5/14: Phoebe Bridgers to Release ‘Copycat Killer’ on LP, ft. Reimagined Songs from ‘Punisher’ ft. Rob Moose

Copycat Killer is the name of a four-song EP released digitally by singer/songwriter Phoebe Bridgers back in November that reimagined four tracks from her acclaimed (and Grammy-nominated) 2020 album, Punisher....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Richie Furay ’50th Anniversary Return to the Troubadour’ Live CD/DVD
April 5, 2021
Out Now: Richie Furay ’50th Anniversary Return to the Troubadour’ Live CD/DVD

50th Anniversary Return to the Troubadour is a special new release from singer/songwriter Richie Furay commemorating his work with Poco, Buffalo Springfield, The Souther Hillman Furay Band — and recreating Poco’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Miley Cyrus Cover Queen, Blondie and the Guess Who for March Madness’ Final Four
April 5, 2021
Watch Miley Cyrus Cover Queen, Blondie and the Guess Who for March Madness’ Final Four

This past weekend, the NCAA men’s national basketball championship staged Final Four weekend, in which the Gonzaga Bulldogs and Baylor Bears advanced to the National Championship game. As part of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Neil Young’s ‘Young Shakespeare,’ a 1971 Solo LP/Film Featuring His Earliest Live Footage Known to Exist
March 29, 2021
Out Now: Neil Young’s ‘Young Shakespeare,’ a 1971 Solo LP/Film Featuring His Earliest Live Footage Known to Exist

Neil Young has reopened the vaults once again with Young Shakespeare, a previously unreleased 1971 live album/concert film depicting an intimate performance from Young in Stratford, Ct. — which includes the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Evanescence Soars Once Again with the Powerful, Emotional New Album ‘The Bitter Truth’
March 26, 2021
Out Now: Evanescence Soars Once Again with the Powerful, Emotional New Album ‘The Bitter Truth’

When diving into an album from Evanescence, you normally expect two distinct qualities: The soaring, incredible vocal feats of singer Amy Lee, and thunderously heavy guitar riffs. That’s the precedent...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Assembly,’ a Collection of Joe Strummer’s Best Work Outside the Clash (Listen)
March 26, 2021
Out Now: ‘Assembly,’ a Collection of Joe Strummer’s Best Work Outside the Clash (Listen)

Assembly is the title of a new compilation highlighting the best material from Joe Strummer (outside of his body of work with the Clash), and the record is out today via Dark...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Suzi Quatro Roars Back with Defiant New Album ‘The Devil in Me’ (Listen)
March 26, 2021
Out Now: Suzi Quatro Roars Back with Defiant New Album ‘The Devil in Me’ (Listen)

Today, March 26, Suzi Quatro — known in music history as the first “breakout” female bass player to become a bona fide “rock star” with a string of international hits...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream the Debut Album from Smith/Kotzen (Adrian Smith of Iron Maiden + Richie Kotzen)
March 26, 2021
Out Now: Stream the Debut Album from Smith/Kotzen (Adrian Smith of Iron Maiden + Richie Kotzen)

Two titans of hard rock history converged before the COVID-19 pandemic to forge a new musical partnership, and Smith/Kotzen was born. Combining the talents of guitarist Adrian Smith of Iron...

Rock Cellar Magazine | (CLOSED) GIVEAWAY: Enter for a Chance to Win a Pink Floyd Art Print from Echo Print Gallery
March 23, 2021
(CLOSED) GIVEAWAY: Enter for a Chance to Win a Pink Floyd Art Print from Echo Print Gallery

The entry period is now closed. Thank you! Echo Print Gallery has recently been rolling out a series of art prints paying homage to some seriously influential classic rock artists...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Paul Stanley of KISS Flexes His Musical Muscle with ‘Now and Then’ Album (Listen)
March 18, 2021
Out Now: Paul Stanley of KISS Flexes His Musical Muscle with ‘Now and Then’ Album (Listen)

KISS legend Paul Stanley wants to make one thing abundantly clear with his new album as Paul Stanley’s Soul Station, Now and Then, in which he and an accomplished ensemble...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Ringo Starr Has a Blast with New ‘Zoom In’ EP ft. Pals Paul McCartney, Finneas, Sheryl Crow, Dave Grohl, Steve Lukather & More (Listen)
March 18, 2021
Out Now: Ringo Starr Has a Blast with New ‘Zoom In’ EP ft. Pals Paul McCartney, Finneas, Sheryl Crow, Dave Grohl, Steve Lukather & More (Listen)

Zoom In is the title of the brand new EP from Ringo Starr out today, and it’s safe to say the Beatles legend made the most out its five new songs....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Brian Wilson Says ‘Good Morning’ to Us All with a Glass of Orange Juice (Stream the 25th Anniversary Expanded Edition of ‘Orange Crate Art’)
March 18, 2021
Brian Wilson Says ‘Good Morning’ to Us All with a Glass of Orange Juice (Stream the 25th Anniversary Expanded Edition of ‘Orange Crate Art’)

It’s a simple, straightforward greeting shared to social media by Brian Wilson — and, in the fashion typical of the uplifting Beach Boys legend, it’ll make you smile. From Wilson’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Black Pumas Play Their Breakthrough Hit (and Record of the Year Nominee) ‘Colors’ at the Grammys
March 15, 2021
Watch Black Pumas Play Their Breakthrough Hit (and Record of the Year Nominee) ‘Colors’ at the Grammys

Black Pumas are riding the wave of acclaim and success to their highest profile to date, and the buzz (which included a key spot at the Inauguration Day Celebrating America...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Strokes Won Their First-Ever Grammy Award and Their Acceptance Speech Didn’t Disappoint
March 14, 2021
The Strokes Won Their First-Ever Grammy Award and Their Acceptance Speech Didn’t Disappoint

The Strokes are all about style. The New York City-based indie/rock band burst onto the scene with 2001’s Is This It — and despite overwhelming amounts of hype and acclaim...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Korn Details Global Streaming Event ‘KORN: MONUMENTAL’ 4/24, from the Set of ‘Stranger Things: The Drive-Into Experience’
March 12, 2021
Korn Details Global Streaming Event ‘KORN: MONUMENTAL’ 4/24, from the Set of ‘Stranger Things: The Drive-Into Experience’

On April 24, long-running hard rock/metal band Korn will host KORN: MONUMENTAL, an immersive global live stream event from the set of Stranger Things: The Drive-Into Experience, promising a selection...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turn Me On: Hearty Har’s Shane & Tyler Fogerty on Dad’s Legacy & Forging Their Own Path with ‘Radio Astro’
March 11, 2021
Turn Me On: Hearty Har’s Shane & Tyler Fogerty on Dad’s Legacy & Forging Their Own Path with ‘Radio Astro’

Hearty Har — the Los Angeles-band fronted by Tyler and Shane Fogerty — cut its collective teeth on the Southern California club circuit over the past decade. But the project’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mike Shinoda (Linkin Park) Shares New Video for ‘Happy Endings,’ ft. Ian Diorr & Upsahl
March 11, 2021
Mike Shinoda (Linkin Park) Shares New Video for ‘Happy Endings,’ ft. Ian Diorr & Upsahl

“Happy Endings” is the name of a new single from Linkin Park‘s Mike Shinoda, who’s kept plenty busy over the past year or so with regular Twitch streaming events and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Paul McCartney ‘McCartney III Imagined’ ft. Beck, Phoebe Bridgers, St. Vincent, Anderson .Paak, Josh Homme, Damon Albarn, More Coming 4/16
March 11, 2021
Paul McCartney ‘McCartney III Imagined’ ft. Beck, Phoebe Bridgers, St. Vincent, Anderson .Paak, Josh Homme, Damon Albarn, More Coming 4/16

McCartney III, the new studio album from Sir Paul McCartney written and recorded entirely by the Beatles legend by himself (during “rockdown” this past year of tumult) was an excellent...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Detroit Stories’ Lands Alice Cooper in the Top 5 Around the World, His Highest Album Debut Since the 1980s
March 10, 2021
‘Detroit Stories’ Lands Alice Cooper in the Top 5 Around the World, His Highest Album Debut Since the 1980s

When Alice Cooper set out to pay homage to his hometown with his new album, Detroit Stories, the shock-rock icon no doubt hoped it would resonate with his dedicated fans...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fleet Foxes Play NPR ‘Tiny Desk (Home) Concert,’ 2020 Album ‘Shore’ Out on Physical Formats 3/19
March 9, 2021
Fleet Foxes Play NPR ‘Tiny Desk (Home) Concert,’ 2020 Album ‘Shore’ Out on Physical Formats 3/19

In late September, a surprise new album from indie/rock outfit Fleet Foxes was released on digital platforms — and Shore was an especially evocative and thoughtful set of songs from...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Julien Baker Play ‘Heatwave,’ ‘Faith Healer’ and ‘Hardline’ for ‘CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions’
March 8, 2021
Watch Julien Baker Play ‘Heatwave,’ ‘Faith Healer’ and ‘Hardline’ for ‘CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions’

On Feb. 26, Julien Baker released Little Oblivions, her third full-length album and an absolute masterwork of devastatingly raw indie/rock compositions. Her first album with a backing band, Little Oblivions...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Neil Young Releases ‘Archives Volume II: 1972-1976,’ ft. 131 Songs and a Ton of Unheard Material
March 5, 2021
Out Now: Neil Young Releases ‘Archives Volume II: 1972-1976,’ ft. 131 Songs and a Ton of Unheard Material

On Friday, Neil Young dipped into his massive vaults once again for Archives Volume II: 1972-1976, a 10-CD box set featuring 131 tracks in total, including 12 previously unreleased songs...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Black Sabbath Reissues of Dio-Era ‘Heaven and Hell’ & ‘Mob Rules’, Joining Recent ‘Vol. 4’ Reissue
March 5, 2021
Out Now: Black Sabbath Reissues of Dio-Era ‘Heaven and Hell’ & ‘Mob Rules’, Joining Recent ‘Vol. 4’ Reissue

It’s a busy time for Black Sabbath completists — with some new reissues of classic Dio-era albums available today, March 5, a few weeks after 1972’s Vol. 4 saw its...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream ‘When You See Yourself,’ the New Album from Kings of Leon
March 5, 2021
Out Now: Stream ‘When You See Yourself,’ the New Album from Kings of Leon

Alt/rock stalwarts Kings of Leon have released their new album, When You See Yourself, today. In addition to an innovative (and, for some, complex) release method involving cryptographic tokens (click...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Seven,’ an Intriguing New ‘Thrash-Jazz’ Album from Pianist/Songwriter/Heavy Metal Fan Cameron Graves
March 4, 2021
Out Now: ‘Seven,’ an Intriguing New ‘Thrash-Jazz’ Album from Pianist/Songwriter/Heavy Metal Fan Cameron Graves

Seven is the title of a new album from Cameron Graves, a pianist/composer/songwriter/heavy metal enthusiast with a self-described style of “thrash-jazz.” It was released on Feb. 19 via Artistry Music/Mack...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Arlo Parks Perform Her Breakthrough Single ‘Black Dog’ on ‘Jimmy Fallon’
March 2, 2021
Watch Arlo Parks Perform Her Breakthrough Single ‘Black Dog’ on ‘Jimmy Fallon’

In late January, 20-year-old English singer/songwriter Arlo Parks released Collapsed in Sunbeams, her full-length debut album. A revelatory and emotionally nuanced collection of melancholy indie/pop, the album came after Parks...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Julien Baker (and Band) Play ‘Hardline’ on ‘Seth Meyers’; Baker’s New Album ‘Little Oblivions’ Out Now
March 2, 2021
Watch Julien Baker (and Band) Play ‘Hardline’ on ‘Seth Meyers’; Baker’s New Album ‘Little Oblivions’ Out Now

“Hardline” opens Little Oblivions, the devastating new album from singer/songwriter Julien Baker. The album, Baker’s third full-length solo effort, was released on Feb. 26 and leaves her positioned for rapturous...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Marianne Faithfull: Hear ‘She Walks in Beauty,’ a Preview of Her New Album with Warren Ellis (ft. NIck Cave, Brian Eno and Vincent Ségal)
March 1, 2021
Marianne Faithfull: Hear ‘She Walks in Beauty,’ a Preview of Her New Album with Warren Ellis (ft. NIck Cave, Brian Eno and Vincent Ségal)

On April 30, Marianne Faithfull will release a new album, and She Walks In Beauty sounds like an especially compelling concept record. Featuring Faithfull’s spoken-word narration, the album will feature...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘That’s Life,’ Willie Nelson’s Latest Reverent Frank Sinatra Tribute Album (Listen)
February 26, 2021
Out Now: ‘That’s Life,’ Willie Nelson’s Latest Reverent Frank Sinatra Tribute Album (Listen)

In addition to being a country music icon whose career has spanned decades and seen him achieve things few others have, Willie Nelson is a devoted fan of Frank Sinatra....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: New Solo Albums from Both Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams of Toto (Listen)
February 26, 2021
Out Now: New Solo Albums from Both Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams of Toto (Listen)

Two distinguished members of the beloved band Toto. Two new solo albums. One release day. It was a coordinated effort from Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams to link each other’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Premiere: Jefferson Starship Debuts ‘Setting Sun’ Music Video (& a Chat with David Freiberg)
February 26, 2021
Premiere: Jefferson Starship Debuts ‘Setting Sun’ Music Video (& a Chat with David Freiberg)

Fans of Jefferson Starship agreed it was worth the wait when the band released Mother of the Sun in August 2020. The new EP is Jefferson Starship’s first collection of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Alice Cooper Pays Homage to His Hometown with New Album ‘Detroit Stories’ (Listen)
February 26, 2021
Out Now: Alice Cooper Pays Homage to His Hometown with New Album ‘Detroit Stories’ (Listen)

Shock-rock legend Alice Cooper returned today with a new album, but Detroit Stories is a more personal affair than usual for the man born Vincent Furnier. “I always wanted to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Julien Baker Cuts Deep with Devastating, Nuanced New Album ‘Little Oblivions’ (Listen/Review)
February 26, 2021
Out Now: Julien Baker Cuts Deep with Devastating, Nuanced New Album ‘Little Oblivions’ (Listen/Review)

Little Oblivions is an absolutely crushing new album from singer/songwriter Julien Baker, her third overall and the follow-up to 2017’s Turn Out the Lights. Simmering, complex emotions are on display...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Raspberries: An Influential Case for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
February 22, 2021
Raspberries: An Influential Case for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Why the Raspberries will ALWAYS matter to me, and why they SHOULD matter to you In early February, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its 2021 nominations. Carole...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Hold Steady Returns with New Album ‘Open Door Policy,’ ‘The Weekender’ Live Stream Shows 3/5-6
February 19, 2021
Out Now: The Hold Steady Returns with New Album ‘Open Door Policy,’ ‘The Weekender’ Live Stream Shows 3/5-6

Open Door Policy is the eighth full-length album from adored Brooklyn indie/rock band The Hold Steady. The record was officially released on Friday. Fronted as always by Craig Finn, it’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Haim Revisit Grammy-Nominated ‘Women in Music Pt. III’ with Expanded Edition ft. Taylor Swift, Thundercat
February 19, 2021
Out Now: Haim Revisit Grammy-Nominated ‘Women in Music Pt. III’ with Expanded Edition ft. Taylor Swift, Thundercat

Released back in June, Los Angeles-based indie/rock trio Haim reached a high note with Women in Music Pt. III, the group’s follow-up to 2017’s Something To Tell You and third...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Deluxe Edition of the ‘Remote’ EP Recorded by Indie/Pop Band Wallows During COVID Lockdown
February 19, 2021
Out Now: Deluxe Edition of the ‘Remote’ EP Recorded by Indie/Pop Band Wallows During COVID Lockdown

Toward the end of October, Wallows — the indie/pop trio featuring actor Dylan Minnette of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such as Men of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Radio Astro,’ the Debut Album from Hearty Har (ft. John Fogerty’s Sons Shane & Tyler)
February 19, 2021
Out Now: ‘Radio Astro,’ the Debut Album from Hearty Har (ft. John Fogerty’s Sons Shane & Tyler)

The past several months have been busy for John Fogerty and his musical family. Not only did the classic rock legend share a series of lovely at-home performances with his...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bruce Springsteen ‘Letter To You’ (Song-By-Song Breakdown)
February 16, 2021
Bruce Springsteen ‘Letter To You’ (Song-By-Song Breakdown)

The cycle of songs that form Letter To You, the new album from Bruce Springsteen, reveals a lot about his frame of mind. We’ve seen a flurry of activity from “The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Teenage Wrist Embraces a New Era, Exploring the Beauty of Melancholy with New Album ‘Earth is a Black Hole’
February 15, 2021
Out Now: Teenage Wrist Embraces a New Era, Exploring the Beauty of Melancholy with New Album ‘Earth is a Black Hole’

Los Angeles-based band Teenage Wrist arrived in 2018 with Chrome Neon Jesus, a neo/grunge-by-way-of-shoegaze debut album released on Epitaph Records that made waves in the “scene,” the band’s ability to blend...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Billy F Gibbons Shares New Video for ‘Rollin’ & Tumblin’,’ from His 2018 Album ‘The Big Bad Blues’
February 12, 2021
Billy F Gibbons Shares New Video for ‘Rollin’ & Tumblin’,’ from His 2018 Album ‘The Big Bad Blues’

Back in 2018, esteemed ZZ Top rocker Billy F Gibbons released a solo record, The Big Bad Blues, via Concord Records. A big, loud, boisterous blast of rock and roll,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream ‘Thanks for Coming,’ the Intriguing Debut LP from Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall)
February 12, 2021
Out Now: Stream ‘Thanks for Coming,’ the Intriguing Debut LP from Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall)

Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie), released its debut full-length album,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | 2/13: Food for Love Virtual Benefit Concert, ft. David Byrne, Jackson Browne, Nathaniel Rateliff, the Chicks, Kurt Vile and More
February 10, 2021
2/13: Food for Love Virtual Benefit Concert, ft. David Byrne, Jackson Browne, Nathaniel Rateliff, the Chicks, Kurt Vile and More

This coming Saturday, Feb. 13, a number of musical acts will participate in Food for Love, a virtual benefit concert with the stated goal of raising money to help the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Black Pumas Play Their Grammy-Nominated Song ‘Colors’ on ‘The Today Show’
February 10, 2021
Watch Black Pumas Play Their Grammy-Nominated Song ‘Colors’ on ‘The Today Show’

The past year or so has been eventful for Black Pumas, the Austin-based blues/rock band that released its self-titled debut record in 2019. That album earned the group rapturous acclaim,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Larkin Poe Play Three Songs from 2020’s ‘Self Made Man’ for ‘CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions’
February 8, 2021
Watch Larkin Poe Play Three Songs from 2020’s ‘Self Made Man’ for ‘CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions’

Back in November, Larkin Poe — the acclaimed roots/folk duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — release Kindred Spirits, an album of cover songs specially selected by the pair. It was their...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Miley Cyrus Play with Joan Jett, Billy Idol and Steve Stevens at the Super Bowl LV Pregame Show
February 8, 2021
Watch Miley Cyrus Play with Joan Jett, Billy Idol and Steve Stevens at the Super Bowl LV Pregame Show

Part of the pregame festivities for Super Bowl LV this past Sunday saw Miley Cyrus team up with two very special guests: Billy Idol and guitarist Steve Stevens. As part...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Makes Her ‘SNL’ Debut with ‘Kyoto’ & ‘I Know the End’ (and a Guitar Smash!)
February 6, 2021
Phoebe Bridgers Makes Her ‘SNL’ Debut with ‘Kyoto’ & ‘I Know the End’ (and a Guitar Smash!)

Phoebe Bridgers has enjoyed an abundance of attention over the past few years, with her acclaimed (and especially well deserving) 2020 album Punisher increasing the Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter‘s profile a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Foo Fighters Throw a Few Surprises into the Mix with New Album ‘Medicine at Midnight’ (Listen)
February 4, 2021
Out Now: Foo Fighters Throw a Few Surprises into the Mix with New Album ‘Medicine at Midnight’ (Listen)

After a relentless promotional push that saw the Foo Fighters especially visible the past few months, Dave Grohl and the guys have unleashed Medicine at Midnight, their anticipated new studio...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Hayley Williams Finds Inspiration in Isolation with ‘Flowers for Vases / descansos,’ Her New Album Recorded at Home
February 4, 2021
Out Now: Hayley Williams Finds Inspiration in Isolation with ‘Flowers for Vases / descansos,’ Her New Album Recorded at Home

On Wednesday night, Hayley Williams announced that she had a new record to release — imminently — and now, FLOWERS for VASES / descansos is here. The first album release...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Album Review: Foo Fighters Follow Through on the Promise of Something Different (with Surprising Results) on ‘Medicine at Midnight’
February 1, 2021
Album Review: Foo Fighters Follow Through on the Promise of Something Different (with Surprising Results) on ‘Medicine at Midnight’

The Foo Fighters warned you things would be different this time around. The overall vibe and structure of “Shame Shame,” the lead single from Dave Grohl & the gang‘s new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Enjoy This Stop-Motion Video of a Jawa (from ‘Star Wars’) Shredding ‘Eruption’ in Tribute to Eddie Van Halen
January 26, 2021
Enjoy This Stop-Motion Video of a Jawa (from ‘Star Wars’) Shredding ‘Eruption’ in Tribute to Eddie Van Halen

Jawas are among the fiercest, most relentless pirates of the Star Wars universe. If you find yourself near a sandcrawler during your intergalactic travels, well, you’d better find a way...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Bernie Sanders Meme is a Perfect Fit on Classic Album Covers (Beatles, Black Sabbath, Fleetwood Mac & More)
January 22, 2021
The Bernie Sanders Meme is a Perfect Fit on Classic Album Covers (Beatles, Black Sabbath, Fleetwood Mac & More)

Earlier this week, a simple image made its way onto the internet: United States Senator Bernie Sanders, sitting in folding chair at the Inauguration Day events in Washington, D.C. …...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jeff Bridges Shares Lymphoma Treatment Update: He’s ‘Elated’ After Tumor Has ‘Drastically Shrunk’
January 14, 2021
Jeff Bridges Shares Lymphoma Treatment Update: He’s ‘Elated’ After Tumor Has ‘Drastically Shrunk’

Beloved actor/activist/musician Jeff Bridges has issued another update on his website and social media channels regarding his ongoing treatment for lymphoma, and the latest update is a good one: He...

Rock Cellar Magazine | 10-Year-Old Drum Prodigy Nandi Bushell Leaves Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg in Awe with Her ‘Unsainted’ Cover
December 29, 2020
10-Year-Old Drum Prodigy Nandi Bushell Leaves Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg in Awe with Her ‘Unsainted’ Cover

What do you do if you’re a 10-year-old music prodigy who just took down a legend in a drum battle? Well, if you’re 10-year-old Nandi Bushell, basking in the glow...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rob Thomas (Matchbox Twenty) Hosting Charity Live Stream Gig Wednesday 12/23
December 21, 2020
Rob Thomas (Matchbox Twenty) Hosting Charity Live Stream Gig Wednesday 12/23

This Wednesday, Dec. 23, Rob Thomas — accomplished singer/songwriter both for his own solo work and as the front man of Matchbox Twenty — will host a special live stream...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Toto: Steve Lukather & Joseph Williams Announce New Lineup, Live Stream Concert Set for Nov. 21
October 19, 2020
Toto: Steve Lukather & Joseph Williams Announce New Lineup, Live Stream Concert Set for Nov. 21

The 40 Trips Around the Sun tour from Toto that wrapped up in Fall 2019 marked the end of an era for the long-running band, the final shows from that...

Rock Cellar Magazine | I’m Still Standing: Guitarist Steve Hackett Forges Ahead with Autobiography, Live Album and More on the Way
September 15, 2020
I’m Still Standing: Guitarist Steve Hackett Forges Ahead with Autobiography, Live Album and More on the Way

Introducing Rock Cellar’s newest column, I’m Still Standing. Each month, we’ll visit with a veteran artist that you may not previously have known is still producing vibrant, new music and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Sneak-Peek Promises More Action and, Of Course, More Baby Yoda/’The Child’
September 8, 2020
‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Sneak-Peek Promises More Action and, Of Course, More Baby Yoda/’The Child’

On Oct. 30, Disney+ will premiere the second season of The Mandalorian, its runaway success story/original series based in the Star Wars universe and featuring Baby Yoda — or “The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Deftones Tease New Album ‘Ohms’ (Out 9/25) with Apple Music Preview; Single Expected Friday
August 20, 2020
Deftones Tease New Album ‘Ohms’ (Out 9/25) with Apple Music Preview; Single Expected Friday

Alt/metal pioneers Deftones led fans on an online scavenger hunt earlier this week, with the hint of a new album announcement at the end of the rainbow — and now...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Go-Go’s: L.A. Punk-Rockers Turned ‘America’s Sweethearts’ Dish On Their New Documentary and Transcendent History
August 5, 2020
The Go-Go’s: L.A. Punk-Rockers Turned ‘America’s Sweethearts’ Dish On Their New Documentary and Transcendent History

In so many ways, The Go-Go’s owned the 1980s. Born out of the Los Angeles punk scene, the band quickly became “America’s Sweethearts,” as guitarist Charlotte Caffey recalls to Rock...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview ‘Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M2’ with Three Live Performances, Including ‘Moth Into Flame’
August 5, 2020
Preview ‘Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M2’ with Three Live Performances, Including ‘Moth Into Flame’

Later this month, Metallica will immortalize its September 2019 concerts with the San Francisco Symphony with S&M2, a new live album/concert film capturing the magic of two nights at San...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Streaming ‘Bootleg Camcorder Footage’ of 1989 Gig on ‘Damaged Justice ’88-’89’ Tour on YouTube 7/27 for #MetallicaMondays
July 27, 2020
Metallica Streaming ‘Bootleg Camcorder Footage’ of 1989 Gig on ‘Damaged Justice ’88-’89’ Tour on YouTube 7/27 for #MetallicaMondays

This week’s trip through the Metallica vaults, part of the thrash/metal band‘s ongoing #MetallicaMondays archival series, is slightly different from the rest. (Click here to pre-order S&M2, the new live...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M2’ Officially Announced, Out 8/28 – Preview with ‘All Within My Hands’ and ‘Nothing Else Matters’
July 15, 2020
‘Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M2’ Officially Announced, Out 8/28 – Preview with ‘All Within My Hands’ and ‘Nothing Else Matters’

Sept. 2019 feels like years ago, given what’s transpired thus far in 2019, but back then live concerts were very much still a thing — and for two nights at...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Streaming 1994 Gig from Shoreline Amphitheatre for #MetallicaMondays 7/13 – Watch on YouTube
July 13, 2020
Metallica Streaming 1994 Gig from Shoreline Amphitheatre for #MetallicaMondays 7/13 – Watch on YouTube

It’s Monday, which means another #MetallicaMondays archival upload is coming your way tonight, July 13, on YouTube as part of a trip through the stacked vaults of live Metallica gigs....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Heading Back to Lisbon 2007 for #MetallicaMondays Archival Stream – Tonight 7/6 on YouTube
July 6, 2020
Metallica Heading Back to Lisbon 2007 for #MetallicaMondays Archival Stream – Tonight 7/6 on YouTube

In late June, 2007, Metallica embarked on a “Sick of the Studio” tour of Europe, playing various festivals and stadiums across the continent. This included two gigs in Lisbon, Portugal...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Flashing Back to Bogotá, Colombia 1999 for #MetallicaMondays, Tonight 6/29 on YouTube
June 29, 2020
Metallica Flashing Back to Bogotá, Colombia 1999 for #MetallicaMondays, Tonight 6/29 on YouTube

The Metallica vaults still have plenty of material to unleash to the masses — the thrash/metal kings have recorded so many shows and performances over the years, it’s a seemingly...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Go Back to 2008 with Metallica for #MetallicaMondays and a Gig from Madrid on YouTube Tonight 6/22
June 22, 2020
Go Back to 2008 with Metallica for #MetallicaMondays and a Gig from Madrid on YouTube Tonight 6/22

#MetallicaMondays rolls along tonight, June 22, when Metallica flashes back to a 2008 gig from Auditorio John Lennon in Madrid, Spain for its weekly series of archival uploads. As has...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Guitar Kurt Cobain Played in Nirvana’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ Sold for $6M+ at Auction, Breaking Records
June 22, 2020
The Guitar Kurt Cobain Played in Nirvana’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ Sold for $6M+ at Auction, Breaking Records

Over the weekend, a crucial piece of music memorabilia from the 1990s went up for auction — and the 1959 Martin D-18E Kurt Cobain played in Nirvana‘s MTV Unplugged performance...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Next Up in #MetallicaMondays: Watch Metallica Play Melbourne, Australia Circa 2013 on YouTube 6/15
June 15, 2020
Next Up in #MetallicaMondays: Watch Metallica Play Melbourne, Australia Circa 2013 on YouTube 6/15

Back in March 2013, Metallica played a gig at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia, as part of the Soundwave Festival, and that show will be the next archival concert upload...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Next Up in #MetallicaMondays: Watch a Show from 2019 in Manchester, England (in the Pouring Rain) on YouTube 6/8
June 8, 2020
Next Up in #MetallicaMondays: Watch a Show from 2019 in Manchester, England (in the Pouring Rain) on YouTube 6/8

This week’s #MetallicaMondays upload, the latest foray into the robust Metallica vaults, comes from Manchester, England in June 2019 and will air on YouTube tonight, June 8. The show is...

Rock Cellar Magazine | #MetallicaMondays Rolls Along: Watch a 1997 Show from Salt Lake City During the ‘Load’ Era
June 1, 2020
#MetallicaMondays Rolls Along: Watch a 1997 Show from Salt Lake City During the ‘Load’ Era

This week’s entry in the weekly #MetallicaMondays series, in which Metallica dips into its robust archives to stream a classic gig for fans on YouTube, takes you back to January...

Rock Cellar Magazine | #StayHome this Memorial Day and Watch Metallica Play a 2014 Fan-Request Show from Peru on YouTube for #MetallicaMondays
May 25, 2020
#StayHome this Memorial Day and Watch Metallica Play a 2014 Fan-Request Show from Peru on YouTube for #MetallicaMondays

#MetallicaMondays, the weekly archival series of concert uploads from Metallica, rolls on tonight, May 25, Memorial Day, when the band unearths a 2014 gig from Lima, Peru. The stream will...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Guitar Kurt Cobain Played During Nirvana’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ is Going Up for Auction for an Estimated $1 Million
May 12, 2020
The Guitar Kurt Cobain Played During Nirvana’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ is Going Up for Auction for an Estimated $1 Million

Julien’s Auctions recently announced an upcoming auction titled Music Icons, a collection of memorabilia and artifacts from a dizzying array of music legends past and present — and one of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Top 11 Songs About Fire
May 12, 2020
Top 11 Songs About Fire

“I used to work in a fire hydrant factory. You couldn’t park anywhere near the place.” – Steven Wright  Honorable Mention: “Play With Fire” by the Rolling Stones “Play With...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Next Up on #MetallicaMondays: Metallica Toasts 20 Years of ‘The Black Album’ with Back-To-Front Concert from 2012 (Streaming on YouTube)
May 11, 2020
Next Up on #MetallicaMondays: Metallica Toasts 20 Years of ‘The Black Album’ with Back-To-Front Concert from 2012 (Streaming on YouTube)

Tonight is another #MetallicaMondays event from the thrash-metal gods, as a means of entertainment during the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s a special one. On June 12, 2012 in Nickelsdorf, Austria,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Turned ‘Blackened’ into a Stripped-Down, COVID-19 Isolation Jam — Watch Ahead of #MetallicaMondays Tonight 5/4
May 4, 2020
Metallica Turned ‘Blackened’ into a Stripped-Down, COVID-19 Isolation Jam — Watch Ahead of #MetallicaMondays Tonight 5/4

It’s Monday, so that means it’s time for another #MetallicaMondays concert streaming event from Metallica — but on Friday evening, the thrash-metal icons premiered a new take on an old-school...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Next Up on #MetallicaMondays: Watch Metallica Power Through a Set in Michigan, Circa 1991 (Right After the ‘Black Album’ Release)
April 27, 2020
Next Up on #MetallicaMondays: Watch Metallica Power Through a Set in Michigan, Circa 1991 (Right After the ‘Black Album’ Release)

1991 was one of the biggest and most important years Metallica ever had. August of that year brought the self-titled Black Album, the record that changed everything. Metallica was no...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Next Up in Metallica’s #MetallicaMondays Streaming Series: Watch ‘A Set Full of Deep Cuts’ from Munich in 2015
April 20, 2020
Next Up in Metallica’s #MetallicaMondays Streaming Series: Watch ‘A Set Full of Deep Cuts’ from Munich in 2015

The next installment in #MetallicaMondays, the iconic thrash/metal band‘s weekly series of archival live concerts, will bring forth a Metallica set from Munich, Germany circa 2015. It will go live...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch: Metallica Streaming ‘Live at Outside Lands 2017’ Set for #MetallicaMondays Tonight 4/14
April 13, 2020
Watch: Metallica Streaming ‘Live at Outside Lands 2017’ Set for #MetallicaMondays Tonight 4/14

As part of its new weekly series of archival concert video releases, Metallica will stream its headlining set from the 2017 edition of the Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Metallica Mondays’ Continuing Tonight 4/6 with a 2009 Gig from Copenhagen, Streaming for Free at 8 p.m. EDT
April 6, 2020
‘Metallica Mondays’ Continuing Tonight 4/6 with a 2009 Gig from Copenhagen, Streaming for Free at 8 p.m. EDT

Tonight, Metallica will continue its #MetallicaMondays streaming series by airing a gig from Copenhagen — specifically, July 22, 2009 as part of the band’s world touring in support of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Boston Calling 2020: Foo Fighters, Rage Against the Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers (with John Frusciante) Top Lineup
January 28, 2020
Boston Calling 2020: Foo Fighters, Rage Against the Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers (with John Frusciante) Top Lineup

When it comes to contemporary music festivals, the question “where are the rock bands??” can come up regarding headliners, particularly if a given lineup is heavy on pop/dance acts. The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Coachella 2020 Officially Announced: Rage Against the Machine, Travis Scott, Frank Ocean Headlining
January 2, 2020
Coachella 2020 Officially Announced: Rage Against the Machine, Travis Scott, Frank Ocean Headlining

Well, it’s here: The official lineup and details for the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival‘s 2020 edition, which will take place at the polo fields in Indio, California on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Happy New Year From Some of Your Favorite Music Artists (on Social Media)
December 31, 2019
Happy New Year From Some of Your Favorite Music Artists (on Social Media)

It’s that time again — somehow — to say goodbye to the past and embrace the future. Happy New Year! 2019 is done, and 2020 is ready to take over....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dave Grohl Formed a Band with Big Bird and Elmo to Make Friends All Across America on ‘Sesame Street’ — Watch
November 13, 2019
Dave Grohl Formed a Band with Big Bird and Elmo to Make Friends All Across America on ‘Sesame Street’ — Watch

No matter your opinion on the Foo Fighters, you can’t deny the tireless work ethic of Dave Grohl. Ever since forming the band in the wake of Nirvana‘s end in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | 25th Anniversary Nirvana ‘MTV Unplugged in New York’ Reissue Out Now, with Bonus Material
November 1, 2019
25th Anniversary Nirvana ‘MTV Unplugged in New York’ Reissue Out Now, with Bonus Material

The recording of MTV Unplugged in New York by Nirvana in November 1993 was important at the time — it was the world’s biggest band in the intimate confines of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear ‘Happens to the Heart,’ from the New Posthumous Leonard Cohen Album ‘Thanks for the Dance’ Out Nov. 22
October 24, 2019
Hear ‘Happens to the Heart,’ from the New Posthumous Leonard Cohen Album ‘Thanks for the Dance’ Out Nov. 22

Leonard Cohen passed in 2016 at the age of 82, but the massively influential and iconic singer/poet/novelist has a new album coming out posthumously on Nov. 22. Here’s a song...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bing Crosby ‘Bing at Christmas’ Orchestral Album Coming Nov. 22
October 14, 2019
Bing Crosby ‘Bing at Christmas’ Orchestral Album Coming Nov. 22

The holiday season is one steeped in tradition. Family, food, joy, and music — oh yes, the music. And when it comes to Christmas songs, the magical voice of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | A Candid Conversation About the New Film ‘David Crosby: Remember My Name’ with the Man Himself (The Interview)
August 8, 2019
A Candid Conversation About the New Film ‘David Crosby: Remember My Name’ with the Man Himself (The Interview)

In the tradition of The Beatles Anthology, the Martin Scorsese-directed No Direction Home: Bob Dylan and the Grammy-nominated Long Strange Trip, the rapturously engaging new documentary David Crosby: Remember My...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Q&A: Talking Heavy Metal History and Rodrigo y Gabriela’s New Album ‘Mettavolution’ with Rodrigo Sánchez
July 8, 2019
Q&A: Talking Heavy Metal History and Rodrigo y Gabriela’s New Album ‘Mettavolution’ with Rodrigo Sánchez

In the late ‘90s, Rodrigo Sánchez and Gabriela Quintero (of acclaimed guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela) were playing in the streets of Dublin, Ireland, busking for passersby and slowly honing...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Volume 2)’ LP Coming 6/21  ft. Cheap Trick, Martha Wainwright and More
June 13, 2019
‘This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Volume 2)’ LP Coming 6/21 ft. Cheap Trick, Martha Wainwright and More

On June 21, a compilation paying tribute to the musical contributions of the late Harry Nilsson will be released. This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Volume 2) (pre-order...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Top 11 Songs About Happiness
June 13, 2019
Top 11 Songs About Happiness

“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” – George Burns “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” by Bobby McFerrin Bobby McFerrin’s 1988 tune “Don’t Worry, Be Happy”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rammstein’s First New Album in a Decade is Sinister, Dynamic and Loud as Hell — As Expected (Album Review)
May 16, 2019
Rammstein’s First New Album in a Decade is Sinister, Dynamic and Loud as Hell — As Expected (Album Review)

Ten years. That’s how long it’s been since German hard rock/industrial band Rammstein released a new album. Today, the band’s self-titled seventh album (which could very well be their final...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Behind the Curtain: The Unique Challenge of Interviewing Frank Zappa
February 14, 2018
Behind the Curtain: The Unique Challenge of Interviewing Frank Zappa

The mythology of Frank Zappa has always loomed large and with his passing on December 4, 1993, that legacy expanded even more. Sporting an unforgettable look with his mustache and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Reflecting on the Eagles’ ‘Hotel California,’ 40 Years Later
December 29, 2017
Reflecting on the Eagles’ ‘Hotel California,’ 40 Years Later

The Eagles recently issued a special edition of their album Hotel California to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the classic release. Here is my look back. Click here to pick...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Behind the Curtain: Backstage with Dave Mustaine at the Hollywood Palladium
May 13, 2017
Behind the Curtain: Backstage with Dave Mustaine at the Hollywood Palladium

Backstage at the Hollywood Palladium, carefully choreographed chaos is taking place. Huge roadies the size of grizzly bears—only with tattoos and walkie talkies—wheel in massive cases housing guitars, drums, cables...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Riffin' with the Croz: David Crosby on CSNY, the Byrds, 'Serving the Song' and Reunions (Q&A)
January 12, 2017
Riffin' with the Croz: David Crosby on CSNY, the Byrds, 'Serving the Song' and Reunions (Q&A)

When I meet up with David Crosby during rehearsals for his fall tour supporting his new solo album Lighthouse, he almost can’t contain himself about the amazing reviews the album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dual Q&A: Ambrosia's Burleigh Drummond and Player's Peter Beckett
September 8, 2016
Dual Q&A: Ambrosia's Burleigh Drummond and Player's Peter Beckett

The term “Yacht Rock” was created by music critics to describe the smooth commercial and in their words, slightly cheesy sound of a litany of successful late ‘70s pop/rock acts....

Rock Cellar Magazine | David Crosby Releasing New LP 'Lighthouse' 10/21 – Stream 'Things We Do For Love'
August 9, 2016
David Crosby Releasing New LP 'Lighthouse' 10/21 – Stream 'Things We Do For Love'

Legendary musician/songwriter David Crosby will return on October 21 with Lighthouse, a new solo album that comes after his previous, 2014’s Croz (which he spoke with us about for a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Behind the Curtain: Interviewing Ray Charles in 1983
August 8, 2016
Behind the Curtain: Interviewing Ray Charles in 1983

(Photo by: Glen LaFerman www.glenlaferman.com) Interviewing Ray Charles back in 1983 was like interviewing a man who had conquered the world and done it all. Ray was like an explorer...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem Covered the Beatles, the Band and More in First-Ever Live Set at Outside Lands (Watch)
August 8, 2016
Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem Covered the Beatles, the Band and More in First-Ever Live Set at Outside Lands (Watch)

This past weekend, the Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival took place at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. Rock Cellar Magazine wasn’t on-hand for this year’s festivities, but thankfully...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turn Me On: The Shelters
August 2, 2016
Turn Me On: The Shelters

Jim Nelson, KCSN 88.5 FM DJ and Rock Cellar Magazine scribe, is back with another band profile for Turn Me On…this time focusing on the Shelters!    Can you imagine?...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Go-Go’s Charlotte Caffey: The Beat Goes On (Interview)
July 7, 2014
The Go-Go’s Charlotte Caffey: The Beat Goes On (Interview)

In 1978, against the backdrop of disco, soft practitioners like Debby Boone and the Captain & Tennille and the growing success of arena rock bands like Styx, REO Speedwagon, Boston...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica Merchandise
November 25, 2012
Metallica Merchandise

Metallica Pullover Hoodie $49.95 Metallica 18×24 Archival Paper Print $45.00 Metallica Master of Puppets Fabric Poster $14.95 Metallica Quebec Magnetic DVD $13.97 [Blu-Ray] $13.97

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jesse Ventura Interview: "The Whole Thing is a Fraud" (And He Doesn’t Mean Wrestling)
July 17, 2012
Jesse Ventura Interview: "The Whole Thing is a Fraud" (And He Doesn’t Mean Wrestling)

In his new book DemoCRIPS and ReBLOODlicans, Jesse Ventura argues in favor of abolishing all political parties within what he calls a corrupt two-party system. From my perspective, I can’t advocate...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Top 11 Songs About Dogs and Cats
June 19, 2012
Top 11 Songs About Dogs and Cats

Dogs & cats make their way into the average Internet user’s mind every 0.4 seconds. Okay, we made that statistic up, but it DOES seem realistic, doesn’t it? It’s hard...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Oscar the Grouch, Big Bird and Me (Caroll Spinney Interview)
March 19, 2012
Oscar the Grouch, Big Bird and Me (Caroll Spinney Interview)

Caroll Spinney may be the most unknown famous person in America… “It’s the Bird and Grouch who’s famous, not me,” says Spinney, the man who has spent the last 43...

Rock Cellar Magazine | (Movie) Trailer Trash
March 19, 2012
(Movie) Trailer Trash

Okay, I’ve hocked you enough on the woeful shape of modern music:  Berton Averre’s Blog. Time for a departure.  Today we’ll talk about the woeful shape of modern American movies....

Rock Cellar Magazine | 9 Metallica Albums, Ranked in Order
October 25, 2011
9 Metallica Albums, Ranked in Order

No doubt it’s difficult for some young tykes just now sweating through driver’s ed to wrap their acne-scarred heads around it, but there was once a time, not too long...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Visual Art of 8 More Famous Musicians – Part 2
October 4, 2011
The Visual Art of 8 More Famous Musicians – Part 2

Is it in their DNA? Possibly a “creative genius” gene that science has yet to discover? Or is it an otherwordly gift – one that is physically untraceable? Perhaps it’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sinéad O’Connor Wants A Man. We Want That New Record.
September 2, 2011
Sinéad O’Connor Wants A Man. We Want That New Record.

The news this week is all about how Sinéad O’Connor has been trolling the internet in a comical and desperate search for a sexual companion.  Her own website outlines (in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rube Goldberg Machines – The Best Videos
August 3, 2011
Rube Goldberg Machines – The Best Videos

Forget about cats jumping on trampolines, cute Asian kids dozing off, or local news anchors not realizing their microphone’s hot when expressing their true opinions regarding their co-workers, there’s no...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fictional Bands & Musicians NOT Named Spinal Tap
July 20, 2011
Fictional Bands & Musicians NOT Named Spinal Tap

Ever since Spinal Tap skewered classic rock bands with their excess, egos and miniature Stonehenge stage props back in 1984, many other fictional musicians and bands have popped up in...