Mike Shinoda’s debut solo album Post Traumatic comes out next Friday (June 15), and while the LP’s previews have been understandable heavy, his latest video preview for “Ghosts” is something completely different.
Ghost is primed for their highest debut on the Billboard 200 album chart, with Prequelle estimated coming in at number three with 49-54K units, so let’s look back when American television audience met the band one fateful October night in 2015.
Virginia Hanlon Grohl, mother of Dave Grohl, released the book From Cradle to Stage last year, which shines a light on the mothers who raised rockstars. The book has been such a success that it’s being adapted into a docuseries.
Jane’s Addiction guitarist/Ink Master host Dave Navarro turns 51 today (June 7), and while his career has spanned over three decades, the man is somehow defying the laws of nature, because he hasn’t aged a bit.
Gene Simmons of KISS recently revealed the songwriter he'd most like to work with, and it isn't who you'd expect! The KISS star says he'd like to write songs with ABBA's Benny Andersson. Simmons told a Swedish newspaper that ABBA made "the most important music from Sweden." He says he'd like to hole up with Andersson…
Last week, a fan, who has been since identified as Jeffrey Allan Fortune, died unexpectedly after collapsing at a Ghost concert in Milwaukee, and fans are now proving just how supportive the metal community is when those are in need.
Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 06.04.18 Diplo, French Montana, Lil Pump, Zhavia – “Welcome To The Party” (Columbia) Mikaela Davis – “Other Lover” (Rounder/Concord) Gorillaz – “Humility” (Warner Bros.) The Magpie Salute – “Send Me An Omen” (Eagle Rock Entertainment) Houndmouth – “This Party” (Warner Bros.) Love Past Blue – “Vanilla” (Dark Spark Music) Weezer…
Today (May 31) would’ve been John Bonham’s 70th birthday. As one of the best drummers in rock history (some would argue the best), it's difficult to narrow down the breadth of his career to just five moments, but after heavy soul-searching, here are five of our favorite moments, from solos to intros and everywhere in between.
Queen’s tenth studio album Hot Space was released 36 years ago this week, and while the album as a whole was predominantly pop and dance influenced, there was one monster rock track that stood out among the rest.
Five Finger Death Punch has had a very chaotic past year between making a new album and handling the legal issues with their former record label, Prospect Park, but the most important moment for the band has been lead singer Ivan Moody getting treatment for his issues with alcohol.
In death, it’s easy to elevate an entertainer’s talent or importance. (Grief and shock lend itself easily to that.) But in the case of Chris Cornell, even before his shocking death a year ago, he was already considered one of the greatest voices in rock history.
This Friday (May 18) will mark one year since Chris Cornell’s unexpected passing in a Detroit hotel, and unfortunately, there are still a lot of confusion around his death, according to his widow, Vicky Cornell.