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 […]

Prince’s Estate Announces ‘Piano and a Microphone 1983’ Posthumous Release, Stream ‘Mary Don’t You Weep’

Prince’s Estate Announces ‘Piano and a Microphone 1983’ Posthumous Release, Stream ‘Mary Don’t You Weep’

Today, June 7, 2018, Prince Rogers Nelson would have turned 60 years old. But his passing in 2016 cut short his legendary, iconic career of classic music and his truly one-of-a-kind personality. To honor his memory and legacy, Prince’s estate announced on Thursday a new release of previously unheard material, titled Piano and a Microphone […]

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 […]

Rest in Peace, Tim Bergling a.k.a Avicii: 1989-2018

Rest in Peace, Tim Bergling a.k.a Avicii: 1989-2018

Tim Bergling, otherwise known as internationally acclaimed and monumentally successful DJ/electronic music producer Avicii, has died at the age of 28. Variety reported the news on Friday, as well as a statement from his representatives: It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii,” the statement reads. […]

The ‘Concert for George’ Reissued in Deluxe Fashion to Commemorate George Harrison’s 75th Birthday (Listen)

The ‘Concert for George’ Reissued in Deluxe Fashion to Commemorate George Harrison’s 75th Birthday (Listen)

In November 2002, a number of music legends convened at the Royal Albert Hall for an unforgettable evening of music paying tribute to George Harrison, who had died the year before. The result was the Concert for George, a landmark live recording that holds up today as one of the finest ever, thanks in large […]

Rest in Peace, Pat Torpey of Mr. Big: 1953-2018

Rest in Peace, Pat Torpey of Mr. Big: 1953-2018

On Thursday, it was announced that Pat Torpey of Mr. Big has passed away. A statement from the band’s representatives: Drummer and founding member of MR. BIG, Pat Torpey, passed away Wednesday, February 7 at the age of 64 from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Family, band and management request privacy at this very difficult time. […]

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