Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Has a New Band/Project — Stream The Longshot’s Debut EP

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Has a New Band/Project — Stream The Longshot’s Debut EP

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong is one of the most tireless front men in rock music today. Over the years, he’s handled the responsibility of fronting Green Day in addition to all of their various activities and non-album projects (not including their heavy touring obligations). He’s also dabbled in a handful of side projects, and […]

Florence + the Machine Debut Video for Record Store Day Single, ‘Sky Full of Song’ (Watch)

Florence + the Machine Debut Video for Record Store Day Single, ‘Sky Full of Song’ (Watch)

Saturday, April 21st will mark the 2018 edition of Record Store Day, when musical acts from across the spectrum will release special and/or limited edition titles. One of those bands is Florence and the Machine, who will release a special double A-side 7″ single for a new composition titled “Sky Full of Song.” On Thursday, […]

Watch Snow Patrol’s Video for ‘Life On Earth,’ from New Album ‘Wildness’ (First in Seven Years)

Watch Snow Patrol’s Video for ‘Life On Earth,’ from New Album ‘Wildness’ (First in Seven Years)

Snow Patrol, perhaps best known on the mainstream level for their breakout single “Chasing Cars” in 2006, are gearing up for the release of Wildness, their seventh full-length and the first since 2011’s Fallen Empires. This week, the Northern Ireland-based band premiered a video for the album’s second single, “Life On Earth”: This comes after […]

Pre-Order ‘Take 2,’ a 3-CD Set of Additional Music from Denny Tedesco’s ‘Wrecking Crew’ Film

Pre-Order ‘Take 2,’ a 3-CD Set of Additional Music from Denny Tedesco’s ‘Wrecking Crew’ Film

In 2015, an acclaimed documentary from filmmaker/music historian Denny Tedesco was released that championed the Wrecking Crew, the group of seasoned and supremely skilled session musicians behind countless legendary recordings over the years. Tedesco and his team put together a great soundtrack companion album from the film and funded it via PledgeMusic — and fan […]

Fleetwood Mac to Tour with Mike Campbell and Neil Finn — but Not Lindsey Buckingham, Who’s Left the Band

Fleetwood Mac to Tour with Mike Campbell and Neil Finn — but Not Lindsey Buckingham, Who’s Left the Band

Big news came across the wires on Monday when Variety reported that guitarist Lindsey Buckingham has officially left Fleetwood Mac. Shortly after the announcement, Mick Fleetwood revealed that the band will forge ahead with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ Mike Campbell and Neil Finn (of Crowded House) filling in. From Variety: “Fleetwood Mac has always […]

Happy 70th Birthday to John Oates!

Happy 70th Birthday to John Oates!

Being one-half of a celebrated pop duo taking up residence in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame earns you a special birthday shout-out — so happy birthday, John Oates! Today, Oates celebrates his 70th birthday. In a few months, he and Daryl Hall will hit the road once again for a summer tour with […]