‘The One More Light Festival’ Chester Bennington Tribute Event Planned for Los Angeles 10/21 (Details)

‘The One More Light Festival’ Chester Bennington Tribute Event Planned for Los Angeles 10/21 (Details)

The one-year anniversary of the passing of Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington came on July 20. Fans across the world put together memorial tributes and events to honor his memory and further the conversation about mental health — which is crucial, and a good way to help those who may be suffering in their own […]

One Year Later: Remembering Chester Bennington of Linkin Park

One Year Later: Remembering Chester Bennington of Linkin Park

The piece below originally ran on July 24, 2017, four days after Chester Bennington of Linkin Park was found dead in his Southern California home of a suspected suicide. A year later, it’s quite apparent just how much a hole his passing left in the rock community. From live tributes from colleagues and friends to […]

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 […]

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 […]

Exclusive RockCellarTV Interview with Rick Springfield

Exclusive RockCellarTV Interview with Rick Springfield

Singer/songwriter Rick Springfield recently released a new album, The Snake King. A deeply personal collection of material, The Snake King is marked by its lyrical content and Springfield’s raw emotion, which is on full display throughout its 12 songs. For our latest RockCellarTV episode, we’re proud to have caught up with Springfield before a recent […]

Watch Stone Sour, Incubus, Korn, Imagine Dragons, 311, OneRepublic and Motionless in White Pay Tribute to Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington

Watch Stone Sour, Incubus, Korn, Imagine Dragons, 311, OneRepublic and Motionless in White Pay Tribute to Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington

The death of Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington last week hit the music scene exceptionally hard. Gone was another gifted vocalist in a phenomenally successful and enduring band for much of the last 17 years. His loss is difficult to process. In the days since, various bands have paid their respects to Bennington, who was found […]

Watch Aimee Mann’s Poignant New Video for ‘Patient Zero,’ Starring Bradley Whitford

Watch Aimee Mann’s Poignant New Video for ‘Patient Zero,’ Starring Bradley Whitford

In the music video for Aimee Mann‘s new single “Patient Zero,” Bradley Whitford plays an actor who forms a (brief) friendship with his wardrobe consultant (portrayed by James Urbaniak). The video, for a song off Mann’s upcoming album Mental Illness, does a great job covering the concept of wanting something that you cannot have, for […]