Slipknot Slam North Carolina's 'Bathroom Bill' Ahead of Charlotte Concert

A day before Slipknot's August 2nd concert at Charlotte, North Carolina's PNC Music Pavilion, the band issued a statement criticizing the state's controversial HB2 "bathroom bill." Slipknot also explained why they proceeded with the Charlotte show even though so many of their fellow rockers...

On the Charts: Drake's 'Views' Scores 12th Week at Number One

Gucci Mane's post-prison comeback couldn't knock Drake off the top of the Billboard 200 as Views racked its 12th week at Number One. The Canadian rapper's latest moved an additional 85,000 total copies, and as in previous weeks throughout this run, the bulk of...

Watch Lou Reed Tribute Performances by Laurie Anderson, Anohni, More

Nearly three years have passed since quintessential New York City rocker Lou Reed died, and today, Lincoln Center, one of his favorite destinations in the city, has been hosting "The Bells: A Daylong Celebration of Lou Reed" in his honor. The event's evening programming...

Watch French Montana, Drake's Festive 'No Shopping' Video

French Montana and Drake have dropped their festive new video for "No Shopping," their track off the Coke Boys rapper's upcoming LP MC4. The track marks Montana's first collaboration with Drake since their 2012 hit "Pop That." Filmed at Casa...

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Black Keys to Reissue on Vinyl for Charity

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Courtney Barnett and eight other artists will reissue or issue new albums on pink vinyl to benefit the third annual Ten Bands One Cause, which raises funds and awareness for Gilda's Club NYC. The non-profit provides support and education while...

Watch Elizabeth Banks, Host of Celebrities' Buoyant 'Our Fight Song' Video

Actress Elizabeth Banks co-produced and directed an all-star cast recording and video of Rachel Platten's hit "Fight Song," which features a host of stars from music, television and film. Co-produced by Bruce Cohen and Mike Thompkins, the a capella tune aired after Lenny Kravitz's...

Sandy Pearlman, Blue Oyster Cult Producer, Manager, Dead at 72

Sandy Pearlman, a record executive, songwriter, manager, poet and producer for acts like Blue Öyster Cult and the Clash, has died, according to a Facebook post from friend Robert Duncan. He was 72. Duncan wrote that Pearlman "passed peacefully surrounded...

Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Metallica Headline 2016 Global Citizen Festival

Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Metallica, Selena Gomez and Major Lazer will headline this year's Global Citizen Festival, taking place at the Great Lawn of New York's Central Park on September 24th. Coldplay's Chris Martin, who signed on for a 15-year stint...

Lil Wayne Cuts Short Weed-Themed California Concert After 10 Minutes

Lil Wayne abruptly exited his performance Saturday night at the Medical Cannabis Concentrates Cup, leaving the stage just 10 minutes into his scheduled hour-long set at San Bernardino, California's NOS Center. Wayne performed four songs, including his verses from French...

Watch Joe Perry's Return to Hollywood Vampires

Nearly two weeks after Joe Perry collapsed backstage during a concert in Brooklyn, the guitarist returned to the Hollywood Vampires Friday for the band's gig in Rohnert Park, California. "Joe is back!," the supergroup proclaimed on Twitter Thursday, trumpeting the return...

David Bowie's 'American Phase' Features on 'Who Can I Be Now?' Box Set

The full details of David Bowie's Who Can I Be Now? – a box set that collects the rock legend's works from his 1974 to 1976 "American phase" as well as his unreleased LP The Gouster – have been revealed.  ...

Oasis Prep 'Be Here Now' Reissue Packed With Previously Unheard Demos

Oasis will reissue their 1997 LP Be Here Now on October 7th via Big Brother Recordings, marking the third installment of their Chasing the Sun reissue campaign. Like previous reissues of Definitely, Maybe and (What's the Story) Morning Glory?, the Be...

Watch Schoolboy Q's Harrowing New 'John Muir' Video

Schoolboy Q has unveiled his new video for "John Muir," which hails from his recently released Blank Face LP. While the rapper doesn't appear in the clip, it's shot in a car and gives a passenger-side perspective that juxtaposes harrowing and chilled-out moments in...

Rolling Stone Announces 6th Annual Day Party During Lollapalooza

Rolling Stone will hold Rolling Stone Live: Chicago, its sixth annual day party during Lollapalooza weekend this year with sets by house DJ Hardwell, rapper A$ AP Ferg, electro-pop artist MØ and experimental folk-pop duo Lewis Del Mar. The event, presented by Harley-Davidson...

Nathaniel Rateliff on Breakthrough Year, Next LP

Most people in Nathaniel Rateliff's position would probably be exhausted at the moment. The 36-year-old Missouri-born singer is on a bus that just traveled via ferry from Calais in northern France to England where he's slated to perform at the Latitude Festival in Suffolk....

Soundgarden, Pearl Jam Members Reform Temple of the Dog for Tour

In 1991, five future Seattle rock icons released their lone, self-titled LP as Temple of the Dog. To mark the album's 25th anniversary, the Soundgarden-Pearl Jam supergroup will reunite for a five-show tour – their first-ever trek. In November, the quintet – singer Chris...

Hear Miley Cyrus' Eerie Vocals on Lolawolf's New 'Teardrop' Song

R&B/Electropop group Lolawolf, comprising Zoë Kravitz and Jimmy Giannopoulos, has released their first song since 2015. "Teardrop," which Zane Lowe played during his Beats 1 show on Tuesday, features Miley Cyrus. On the slowly unfurling song, multitracked vocals harmonize before...