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Chester Bennington: An Honest Voice of Pain and Anger for a Generation

July 25th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

After the shocking news of Chester Bennington’s suicide broke on Thursday afternoon, many of the tributes from fellow artists and fans had one thing in common. Related Linkin Park: 12 Essential Songs Revisit Chester Bennington Co.’s key tracks, from rap-metal smashes to daring pop departures “A Thousand Suns got me through a horribly dark time,” [...]

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Hear Stephen Stills, Judy Collins Unite on Moody Leonard Cohen Tribute

July 25th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Stephen Stills and Judy Collins intertwine their voices on a duet cover of Leonard Cohen‘s 1988 song “Everybody Knows.” The song will be featured on the duo’s upcoming collaborative LP of the same name. Related The Reunion of Crosby Stills Nash Young Woodstock supergroup comes together again Stills and Collins harmonize throughout the minor-key ballad, [...]

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Lilith Fair at 20: The Legacy of a Tour That Put Women First

July 25th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Twenty years ago this month, Sarah McLachlan and a rotating cast of fellow artists embarked on the women-centric traveling fest known as Lilith Fair. While the nostalgic view of the Nineties paints it as a decade where not just female-fronted, but female-populated acts surged on the pop and rock charts, Lilith’s presence bucked music-industry norms [...]

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Dead Cross Take Brutal Look at Cockfighting in ‘Obedience School’ Video

July 24th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Hardcore supergroup Dead Cross take a grisly look at cockfighting in their new video for “Obedience School,” a cut off the band’s self-titled debut LP. Related Dead Cross’ Mike Patton, Dave Lombardo Talk Spastic New Album Hardcore supergroup featuring Faith No More singer, ex-Slayer drummer also premieres wild new song “Grave Slave” Dead Cross – [...]

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Meek Mill Talks About Regaining His Hunger for ‘Wins & Losses’

July 24th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Few rappers today spit with as much passion and verve as Meek Mill. The Philadelphia MC raps as if his life depends on it, his voice frequently – and famously – ascending into a shout. When he talks about having run-ins with law enforcement, losing loved ones or celebrating his status as one of the [...]

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Justin Bieber Cancels Rest of ‘Purpose’ World Tour

July 24th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Justin Bieber canceled the remaining dates of his Purpose World Tour. The singer announced the decision in a statement on his website, though he didn’t elaborate on his reasoning for axing the final promotional dates behind his 2015 LP. Related How Justin Bieber’s Bad Behavior Won in 2016 ‘Purpose’ was so successful this year, nothing the [...]

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Hear Yusuf / Cat Stevens’ Joyous New Song ‘See What Love Did to Me’

July 24th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Yusuf / Cat Stevens will release a new album in the fall, his fourth since returning to the folk-pop style of his classic Sixties and Seventies work. The Laughing Apple bridges the artist’s present and past, combining newly written songs with covers of tracks from his early repertoire. Hear “See What Love Did to Me” [...]

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Hear Dan Auerbach, Robert Finley’s Grisly New Outlaw Tune ‘Bang Bang’

July 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Dan Auerbach and blues musician Robert Finely have teamed for a gritty and brassy new outlaw tune, “Bang Bang.” The track will appear on Auerbach and Finley’s forthcoming soundtrack for the graphic novel Murder Ballads. “Bang Bang” is one of four original tunes Auerbach and Finley composed for the Murder Ballads Soundtrack. Over a sinister blues-rock [...]

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Watch Nine Inch Nails’ Mournful David Bowie Cover

July 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Nine Inch Nails paid homage to David Bowie this week with a mournful cover of the Blackstar cut “I Can’t Give Everything Away” at their first live show in three years.  Related Trent Reznor Recalls How David Bowie Helped Him Get Sober “It feels like the loss of a mentor,” says Nine Inch Nails leader [...]

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On the Charts: Jay-Z’s ’4:44′ Number One Again

July 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Jay-Z notched his second consecutive week atop the Billboard 200 as the rapper’s 4:44 sold 87,000 total copies in its second week of chart eligibility. Related How Jay-Z’s ’4:44′ and Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’ Redefine Black Love, Fame Jay-Z’s raw new LP responds to his wife’s 2016 masterpiece while leaving room for dignity – and privacy – [...]

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