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R. Kelly Pairs With Lil Wayne, Jeremih on Uninhibited ‘Switch Up’

October 28th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

R. Kelly has enlisted Lil Wayne and Jeremih for the rapid-fire “Switch Up,” the latest offering from the RB legend’s upcoming LP, The Buffet. Sidebar Watch an NFL Rookie Totally Slay R. Kelly’s ‘Bump N’ Grind’ » Built around a potent combination of dainty string plucks, booming bass and scattershot trap percussion, “Switch Up” finds R. Kelly in [...]

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Shania Twain Plots Another Tour Extension and Las Vegas Residency

September 1st, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

“Right now I feel as if I’ll be satisfied after the tour to not perform anymore,” Shania Twain told Rolling Stone Country back in June before kicking off her Rock This Country trek — the superstar’s first tour in 11 years and what is pegged as her last. But now that she’s in the middle [...]

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Metric Mull ‘Fortunes’ on Foreboding, Futuristic New Single

August 20th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Metric have released another spacey, stirring, synth-soaked new track, “Fortunes,” from their upcoming LP, Pagans In Vegas. Sidebar Hear Metric’s Glossy New Single ‘The Shade’ » The song, which premiered on Entertainment Weekly, begins with Emily Haines crooning over punchy percussion and an ominous piano progression, both of which are intermittently sliced by a sickly, eerie [...]

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Justin Bieber Joins Khalil and Kehlani on Smooth ‘Future’

August 18th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Khalil, who does not appear on the track until the end, released the song on his SoundCloud late Friday evening. Since then, however, the song has been taken down. No word on when the track will be officially released as a single by the rising RB star. Bieber’s next solo single will be released on [...]

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Nate Ruess Braves ‘Great Big Storm’ in Melancholic New Song

May 11th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Nate Ruess released “Great Big Storm” off new album ‘Grand Romantic.’ Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Nate Ruess of fun. will release his debut solo album Grand Romantic on June 16th and on Monday, the singer shared another new track off his upcoming LP, “Great Big Storm.” The latest cut follows Ruess’ first single “Nothing Without Love” and his most [...]

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Major Lazer Recruit 2 Chainz, Pusha T for Explosive ‘Night Riders’

April 18th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Major Lazer promise to “set the streets on fire” in the cameo-filled “Night Riders,” an explosive track from the dancehall-EDM trio’s upcoming LP, Peace Is the Mission. Rappers 2 Chainz, Pusha T and Travi$ Scott contribute to the track, while Mad Decent reggae artist Mad Cobra throws in frenetic vocals.   Sidebar Watch Major Lazer [...]

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Seth Avett, Jessica Lea Mayfield Prep Elliott Smith Covers Album

January 8th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

By Jonathan Bernstein | January 7, 2015 This March, Jessica Lea Mayfield and Seth Avett of the Avett Brothers will release an album of covers by late singer-songwriter Elliott Smith. The album, titled Seth Avett and Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith, is the product of three years of on-and-off collaborations between the two, and [...]

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Hear Joe Pug’s Cathartic ‘If Still It Can’t Be Found,’ Featuring Wilco’s Pat Sansone

December 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Guitar

By Marissa R. Moss | December 17, 2014 Once in a while, you have to be a little out of tune to find your way. This was the case for folk troubadour Joe Pug, anyway, as he toiled away in a quest to create the songs that would comprise his upcoming LP, Windfall — and, [...]

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James Blake Plots Kanye West Collabo for New Album

November 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Guitar

By Daniel Kreps | November 23, 2014 When Rolling Stone spoke to Kanye West and James Blake in February about their mutual admiration for one another, it seemed like the rapper was pursuing the singer to appear on the follow-up to Yeezus, since he considered Blake to be his “favorite artist.” As it turns out, Blake was [...]

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Weekend Rock Question: What’s the Best AC/DC Song?

October 10th, 2014 · No Comments · Guitar

By Rolling Stone | October 10, 2014 AC/DC released their new track “Play Ball“ from their upcoming LP Rock or Bust earlier this week. It’s an awesomely riff-heavy track in the grand tradition of basically every song in their entire catalog, and we’d expect nothing less. The disc — their first without founding member Malcolm Young — [...]

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