New Ear-Free Headphones Totally Won’t Be Annoying On Public Transport

New Ear-Free Headphones Totally Won’t Be Annoying On Public Transport

Ladies and gentlemen, the future of bothering people just trying to get home or to work has arrived. Sony’s research and development division, aptly titled

Pearl Jam Play Fan’s “Perfect” Setlist

Pearl Jam Play Fan’s “Perfect” Setlist

More of a rock institution than a band now, Pearl Jam have transcended their grunge-era origins to become a touring concern beloved of not unsizeable


Ex-Founder Stabs & Bites Former Bandmates At New York Concert

Ex-Founder Stabs & Bites Former Bandmates At New York Concert

We’ve had reports of singers getting beaten up by their former bandmates, and we heard of the Miami concert-goers that were held up by a


LCD Soundsystem To (Briefly) Reform?

LCD Soundsystem To (Briefly) Reform?

Still mourning the dissolution of NYC dance-punks LCD Soundsystem last February? You’re not alone – especially considering that the only news from band linchpin James Murphy


Amy Winehouse’s Father Raids Vaults For Posthumous Releases

Amy Winehouse’s Father Raids Vaults For Posthumous Releases

It’s inevitable, from Jimi Hendrix to Jeff Buckley, almost no sooner than a talented young artist passes away, do we get a torrent of posthumous


Hear Iggy Pop Duet With Best Coast

Hear Iggy Pop Duet With Best Coast

The leathery punk icon and Best Coast’s Bethany Consentino might seem like an unlikely match, but the beauty and the beast have indeed teamed up for


Frank Ocean Comes Out, Industry Shows Support

Frank Ocean Comes Out, Industry Shows Support

Neo-R&B star Frank Ocean has bravely released a public admission that his first love was a same-sex relationship with a man, essentially coming out through


More Than 50 Injured By Lightning Strike At Music Festival

More Than 50 Injured By Lightning Strike At Music Festival

It’s been a nasty year for the safety of live music-goers, with 20 injured in a stage collapse at a Swedish festival; one dead and two


KISS To Release New Album And World’s Biggest Rock Book

KISS To Release New Album And World’s Biggest Rock Book

Legendary rock band KISS are set to release their twentieth(!) studio album this October, with co-founders Paul Stanley and Gene ‘God of Thunder’ Simmons working


Black Sabbath Reunion ‘Seems Like PR Stunt’

Black Sabbath Reunion ‘Seems Like PR Stunt’

Last November saw the long-awaited reunion of the classic lineup of Black Sabbath, well, three-quarters of the original lineup to be more precise; and they


Dave Grohl Honoured With 400kg Drumsticks

Dave Grohl Honoured With 400kg Drumsticks

Foo Fighter, former Nirvana Member, celebrity drummer for hire and ‘Nicest Guy In Rock’, Dave Grohl, has done more than enough in his career to


Dinosaur Jr. Release First Taste Of New Album

Dinosaur Jr. Release First Taste Of New Album

As previously reported, the seminal fore-fathers of alt-rock – Dinosaur Jr have a new album all ready to go, and today have revealed the first


Strokes Working On New Album

Strokes Working On New Album

Things have been pretty quiet from The Strokes camp, with no touring commitments scheduled for this year, but rumours had begun circulating recently that New


Def Leppard Recording ‘Forgeries’ To Spite Record Label

Def Leppard Recording ‘Forgeries’ To Spite Record Label

Def Leppard recently went back to the recording studio to make new versions of their classic 80s hits, “Pour Some Sugar On Me” and “Rock


Fan Footage Could Change Lamb Of God Manslaughter Case

Fan Footage Could Change Lamb Of God Manslaughter Case

We now have another update on the incident involving Lamb Of God frontman Randy Blythe, who was last week arrested in Prague over an incident from


Headphone Company Beats Buys MOG Streaming Service

Headphone Company Beats Buys MOG Streaming Service

Digital streaming music service MOG has recently launched in Australia, thanks to a partnership with Telstra, which allows the digital platform to deliver an impressive


Girls Frontman Leaves Band

Girls Frontman Leaves Band

Christopher Owens, the skinny indie pin-up and primary songwriter of cult San Franciscans Girls (the band, not the TV show), has made the announcement that




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