Van Halen working on new album2013-12-02 During a recent interview on SiriusXM, David Lee Roth revealed that Van Halen are in the early stages of working on a new album, and audio of the session is available.
"I was up at (guitarist) Edward (Van Halen)'s house, maybe three days ago - just before I came here to the city - and we're starting to put music together," Roth told Ozzy's Boneyard host Jim Florentine. "Not to give away exactly what the package will be, it's gonna be about 18 months, I think."
"We start way, way, way in advance, 'cause we are eminently art-centric, which is a really fancy way of saying we really do gener
Metallica new song2013-11-29 Metallica have announced that fans will vote to create the setlist for the band's 2014 summer shows in Europe.
"As we embark on two short treks through Europe, we're going to give you, the ticket holders, the chance to vote on what songs you would like to hear at the show(s) that you attend," posted Metallica. "It will be pretty simple... pick up your ticket(s) online and you'll receive an e-ma
Motorhead: Lemmy solo album2013-11-27 And even if his recent health woes mean his days on tour are numbered, he has a stack of studio projects he wants to get done, including with his rockabilly outfit Head Cat.
The band recently resch
Muse say next album will be rawer2013-11-26 Muse is ready to get back to basics on the band's upcoming seventh studio album, tentatively slated for release in early 2015. During an interview with Radio.com last week, Muse frontman Matt Bellamy
Flaw reunite2013-11-21 Flaw has announced that their original lineup has reunited and the group has scheduled their first live appearance and they are also working on new music with an eye toward a release next year.
The lineup features Chris Volz (Vocals), Jason Daunt
R.E.M. members reunite2013-11-19 There was a partial reunion of R.E.M. last week when drummer Bill Berry and bass player Mike Mills joined guitarist Peter Buck on stage during one of his solo shows at the 40 Watt Club in Athens, Georgia.
The former bandmates performed R.E.M.'s 19
New Beatles coming?2013-11-16 The Beatles archive collection On Air - Live at the BBC Volume 2 is just out. But there may be even more Fabs music in the vaults.
"There are no plans at the moment," says Kevin Howlett of Apple Corps. He tells Billboard , "I think these two album
U2 to release new album2013-11-14 U2 have been hinting that their follow-up to 2009's No Line on the Horizon would be out soon and it seems they are now close to revealing an actual release date.
Billboard reports that the band is looking to release their new album in April with p
Lou Reed's last interview2013-11-13 As the music world continues to mourn Lou Reed's death, his final interview has just been released. On Sept. 21, Reed was in New York for a photo shoot for Parrot Zik headphones. Film director Farida Khelfa sat down with Reed to discuss music and the
Jimi Hendrix documentary2013-11-12 The new feature-length film, "Jimi Hendrix - Hear My Train A Comin'", was released this past week, and PBS is sharing the full documentary following its premiere on their American Masters series.
The film traces the guitarist's remarkable journey
Linkin Park to play Hybrid theory2013-11-09 Linkin Park have been confirmed as headliners of the second night at next year's Download Festival - when they'll perform their album Hybrid Theory in full.
They join Friday show-closers Avenged Sevenfold, who deliver their first-ever UK bill-topp
Black Flag to release new album2013-10-28 After nearly three decades, Black Flag have announced they're releasing a new album called What The... But this isn't the same Black Flag from nearly three decades ago.
This new album - due out November 5 - will feature the band's co-founding guit
King Crimson return confirmed2013-09-26 Robert Fripp has confirmed King Crimson will return next year, as a long-running dispute with a record label nears its solution.
In 2009 he decided to call a halt to the band's proceedings because he felt he couldn't concentrate on creating new mu