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

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

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

Happy 76th Birthday to Sir Paul McCartney!

Happy 76th Birthday to Sir Paul McCartney!

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Watch Paul McCartney and His Band Play A New Song, ‘Come Home To You,’ in Liverpool – New Album Out Soon?

Watch Paul McCartney and His Band Play A New Song, ‘Come Home To You,’ in Liverpool – New Album Out Soon?

Just last weekend, Sir Paul McCartney‘s social media accounts posted mysterious images folks assumed could be hinting at a new album or new project release — and then he played a surprise gig at the Philharmonic Pub in Liverpool, where he and his band debuted (at least) one new song. Video surfaced from that gig, and […]