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Watch Major Lazer’s Galvanic Trailer for New Cuba Concert Documentary

October 20th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Major Lazer offer a behind-the-scenes look at their historic 2016 concert in Havana, Cuba while painting a fascinating portrait of Cuban youth culture in the new trailer for Give Me Future. The documentary will premiere November 17th on Apple Music. Related Can Cuba Become the Next Great Rock Destination? Historic shows and huge challenges as [...]

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Rush Prep Unreleased Songs for ‘A Farewell to Kings’ Reissue

October 20th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Rush will include previously unreleased live recordings on the 40th anniversary reissue of the 1977 album, A Farewell to Kings. The box sets come out December 1st. Related Readers’ Poll: 10 Greatest Rush Albums The band’s best work, from their 1974 debut through 2012′s ‘Clockwork Angels’ The new collection will be available in several configurations, [...]

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Neil Young, Drake Remember Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie

October 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Neil Young and Drake remembered Gord Downie this week after the Canadian rocker died on Tuesday from terminal brain cancer.  Related Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie Dead at 53 Canadian rock legend diagnosed with brain cancer in 2015 Both artists honored Downie for his role in elevating Canadian popular music. “Rest In Peace,” Young wrote on [...]

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See Steely Dan Honor Walter Becker With Tender ‘Book of Liars’ Cover

October 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Steely Dan honored Walter Becker with a performance of “Book of Liars,” a song from Becker’s solo debut album 11 Tracks of Whack, in Buffalo on Tuesday.  Related Steely Dan’s Walter Becker: Inside His Troubled Life, Wry Genius He was a brilliant perfectionist behind one of rock’s most eccentric bands – even if he preferred life in [...]

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INXS’ ‘Kick’: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

October 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

During their first 10 years as a band, INXS went from playing pubs across Australia to filling modest-size venues in the United States. But that wasn’t enough for the group, made up of singer Michael Hutchence; guitarist and saxophonist Kirk Pengilly; bassist Garry Gary Beers; and the brothers Farriss – guitarist Tim, keyboardist and guitarist [...]

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Chris Cornell, Dave Grohl Donate Items to Unique Addiction Recovery Fund

October 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Chris Cornell, Elton John, Dave Grohl, Iggy Pop and former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic are among the high-profile musicians who donated personal items used to create a unique line of timepieces, the Rock LTD Collection, The Hollywood Reporter notes. Cornell – who died by suicide at age 52 in May, contributed a guitar strap to the [...]

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Hear Maroon 5′s Reflective Song ‘Whiskey’ With A$AP Rocky

October 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Maroon 5 have unveiled new song “Whiskey,” which features A$AP Rocky. The song hails from their forthcoming sixth studio album, Red Pill Blues. Related Maroon 5 Detail New Album, ‘Red Pill Blues’ Band’s sixth LP features SZA, A$AP Rocky, Julia Michaels The piano-led, reflective “Whiskey” sees the Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine looking back on [...]

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Hear Feist’s Heartfelt Cover of Gord Downie’s ‘The Stranger’

October 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Feist has unveiled a touching cover of Gord Downie’s “The Stranger,” in tribute to the Tragically Hip frontman, who died on Tuesday of terminal brain cancer at the age of 53. Related Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie Dead at 53 Canadian rock legend diagnosed with brain cancer in 2015 “I send out this song with love, [...]

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See Black Sabbath’s Emotional ‘Paranoid’ From Final Concert

October 18th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

Black Sabbath perform the classic song “Paranoid” at their last concert ever in this clip from The End of the End, the concert film that documents the legendary heavy metal act’s February 2017 concerts in Birmingham, England. Related Ozzy Osbourne Opens Up About Marriage, Sobriety, Life Post–Black Sabbath The Prince of Darkness on his regrets, [...]

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Bruce Springsteen Remembers Tom Petty

October 18th, 2017 · No Comments · Guitar

“Of course, you’re shocked,” Bruce Springsteen said two days after he dedicated the first preview performance of his New York solo residency, “Springsteen on Broadway,” to the late Tom Petty. “Tom’s only 66,” Springsteen went on, “and he had just played a week ago.” In our interview for Rolling Stone‘s feature tribute to Petty, Springsteen [...]

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