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 […]

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

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

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

Mike Shinoda Premieres ‘Running From My Shadow,’ from Solo LP Out 6/15

Mike Shinoda Premieres ‘Running From My Shadow,’ from Solo LP Out 6/15

On June 15, Linkin Park vocalist/songwriter Mike Shinoda will release his first full solo album, Post Traumatic — and he’s now premiered another song from the collection. Titled “Running From My Shadow,” the engaging song featuring a guest spot from Grandson. Watch the music video below: Shinoda has been promoting this new material over the past […]

Rest in Peace, Scott Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit (1981 – 2018)

Rest in Peace, Scott Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit (1981 – 2018)

Earlier in the week, Frightened Rabbit guitarist/vocalist Scott Hutchison went missing, prompting the Scottish band to post on social media about his disappearance in hopes of finding him. On Friday, the band announced the unfortunate news that he has since passed away. pic.twitter.com/qSnss2QHR2 — Frightened Rabbit (@FRabbits) May 11, 2018 The band had just released […]

Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda Premieres New Single ‘Crossing a Line,’ Solo LP Due 6/15

Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda Premieres New Single ‘Crossing a Line,’ Solo LP Due 6/15

In the time since the death of Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington in July 2017, the band’s co-vocalist and creative source Mike Shinoda has been at work. After spearheading and leading a wonderful, touching tribute concert to Bennington at the Hollywood Bowl in late October, Shinoda premiered a four-track EP titled Post Traumatic — and on […]

New Music Friday: Stream Stone Temple Pilots’ Self-Titled Album, the First with New Singer Jeff Gutt

New Music Friday: Stream Stone Temple Pilots’ Self-Titled Album, the First with New Singer Jeff Gutt

Listening to the new self-titled Stone Temple Pilots album, it’s impressive just how effective new vocalist Jeff Gutt is. Gutt, the third singer in STP history after longtime vocalist/lyricist Scott Weiland and Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington, fits in exceedingly well with holdovers Robert DeLeo, Dean DeLeo and Eric Kretz. The album was released on Friday and […]

Robert DeLeo on Stone Temple Pilots’ Resilience, New Album and New Singer, Jeff Gutt (The Interview)

Robert DeLeo on Stone Temple Pilots’ Resilience, New Album and New Singer, Jeff Gutt (The Interview)

Stone Temple Pilots have been an alternative rock institution for going on 25 years. Their 1992 debut Core celebrated that big anniversary with a  reissue package in the fall, and their latest self-titled album is out on March 16. Of course, one cannot think of Stone Temple Pilots without visualizing longtime vocalist Scott Weiland or the […]

Andrew W.K. Wants You to Know ‘You’re Not Alone’ in the Search for Life’s True Meaning (Q&A)

Andrew W.K. Wants You to Know ‘You’re Not Alone’ in the Search for Life’s True Meaning (Q&A)

Andrew W.K. has been many things over the years — he can count jubilant hard rock vocalist and piano player, motivational speaker and political movement founder among his job descriptions. But it all started with the music, specifically his 2001 debut album I Get Wet, a barrage of riffs and energy that exploded with the […]

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