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Henry Rollins Slams The Suicidal, Shames Robin Williams, Is A Total Prick

Henry Rollins Slams The Suicidal, Shames Robin Williams, Is A Total Prick

Iconic punk mouthpiece Henry Rollins has always been an outspoken sort, but the former Black Flag’s latest weekly column for the LA Weekly has made him an overnight...

ATP Music Festival Absolutely Screws Fans & Bands

ATP Music Festival Absolutely Screws Fans & Bands

Co-presented by All Tomorrow’s Parties, Pitchfork, and Primavera Sound, the inaugural Jabberwocky Music Festival was set to launch this weekend in London with an impressive lineup...

Relax To These Yoga-Ready Versions Of Slayer, Nirvana, Tool – You Name It

Relax To These Yoga-Ready Versions Of Slayer, Nirvana, Tool – You Name It

Ever wished you could relax and unwind with your fellow yoga buddies to the heavier sounds of Slayer and Metallica without scaring them all away? Have you been living...

Courtney Love Reveals How Much Of Nirvana’s Money She’s Blown

Courtney Love Reveals How Much Of Nirvana’s Money She’s Blown

Even though she’s finally buried the hatchet with Dave Grohl after years of bad blood, Courtney Love might want to keep her distance from the ex-Nirvana drummer...

Foo Fighters Drop “Big News” About New Album, Share First Taste

Foo Fighters Drop “Big News” About New Album, Share First Taste

You’re likely already aware that Foo Fighters have some ambitious new plans for their forthcoming eighth studio album (and if you didn’t, read a one-stop catch-up guide here). But...

Are These Really The 100 Most Influential Artists In Music?

Are These Really The 100 Most Influential Artists In Music?

When posed with the question of who the most influential names are in music, there are a small handful artists that instantly spring to mind: The Beatles, Bob Dylan,...

Meet The Guy Who Wants To Buy All The Vinyl In The World

Meet The Guy Who Wants To Buy All The Vinyl In The World

Remember Paul Mawhinney, the Pittsburgh resident who was trying to sell one of the world’s biggest vinyl collections but couldn’t find a buyer? Well, Mawhinney’s sad tale...

Aussie Radio To Cut Songs In Half Because Our Attention Spans Suck

Aussie Radio To Cut Songs In Half Because Our Attention Spans Suck

Today’s music fans are spoiled for choice, what with an entire history’s worth of tunes just a few mouse clicks away, but with increased access comes...

You Need To Hear These Leaked Songs From Lorde’s Teenage Rock Band

You Need To Hear These Leaked Songs From Lorde’s Teenage Rock Band

Before she became the globe-trotting, chart-topping, Nirvana-fronting household name she is today, Lorde was just another music-obsessed teenager mucking about with fellow high schoolers in a band...

Laneway Festival 2015 Lineup Leaks Again

Laneway Festival 2015 Lineup Leaks Again

Following on from a band on the to-be-announced Falls Festival bill letting slip their involvement last night, it looks like next year’s Laneway Festival 2015 lineup has sprung its second...

Could Lollapalooza Be Expanding Into Australia?

Could Lollapalooza Be Expanding Into Australia?

Following the completion of another noteworthy edition of Chicago’s Lollapalooza (which unless you skipped being online last weekend, you probably heard about), the festival’s founder Perry Farrell...

Music Festival-Goers Forced To Watch Insane Anti-Drug Video To Attend

Music Festival-Goers Forced To Watch Insane Anti-Drug Video To Attend

Festival-goers looking to attend Electric Zoo Festival this year are being forced to view an anti-drug PSA in order get access to their tickets. As part...

You’ll Never Guess What The Top Selling Vinyl Albums Of The Last 23 Years Are

You’ll Never Guess What The Top Selling Vinyl Albums Of The Last 23 Years Are

Jack White’s tricked-out Lazaretto Ultra LP has already been named as the best selling vinyl album of 2014 with its record-breaking first-week sales. But now nearly two months on from its June release, Lazaretto has...

Bands Are Now Openly Paying Journalists To Write About Their Music

Bands Are Now Openly Paying Journalists To Write About Their Music

If you were a young band struggling to stand out from the crowd, would you directly pay a journalist to write about your music? Say, for a rate...

The Story Of The Death Of A Mid-Sized Band

The Story Of The Death Of A Mid-Sized Band

Not every band can become the next Rolling Stones or U2, nor does every band want to. But even for every act that ‘makes it’ – whether...

What Are The Most Popular Music Videos On YouTube So Far This Year?

What Are The Most Popular Music Videos On YouTube So Far This Year?

If the spat between YouTube and indie labels worldwide didn’t tip you off to the Google-owned video streaming site’s commercial leanings, then the rankings of the...

This Sydney Band Just Had The Biggest Aussie Debut On The US Charts Ever

This Sydney Band Just Had The Biggest Aussie Debut On The US Charts Ever

Following a few weeks on from Adelaide-bred songwriter-to-the-stars Sia storming into #1 on the US Album Charts, another Australian act has debuted atop the Billboard 200 – with some record-breaking results....

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