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Royal Blood’s ‘Typhoons’ debuts at number one in the UK

Royal Blood’s ‘Typhoons’ debuts at number one in the UK

Warner RecordsRoyal Blood’s Typhoons is making waves across the pond. The duo’s latest album debuted at number one on the U.K.’s Official Albums Chart. Both of their previous two albums also hit the top spot on the ranking, giving Royal Blood now a total of three number-one albums in their home country. “This is getting…read more »

Misfits join Aftershock lineup in place of My Chemical Romance

Misfits join Aftershock lineup in place of My Chemical Romance

Scott Gries/Getty ImagesThe reunited Misfits have joined the lineup for the 2021 Aftershock festival. Glenn Danzig and company, who got back together in 2016, take the place of fellow reunited band My Chemical Romance, who dropped off the bill when they postponed all their tour dates to 2022 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. As…read more »

Light the Torch premieres new song, “More Than Dreaming”

Light the Torch premieres new song, “More Than Dreaming”

Credit: Hristo ShindovLight the Torch has released a new song called “More Than Dreaming,” the opening track off the band’s upcoming album, You Will Be the Death of Me. “I love starting the album with ‘More Than Dreaming,'” says frontman Howard Jones. “It’s got great energy and bounce to it — exactly what you want…read more »

Watch video for new ‘Van Weezer’ track, “All the Good Ones”

Watch video for new ‘Van Weezer’ track, “All the Good Ones”

Crush Music/Atlantic RecordsWeezer has premiered the video for “All the Good Ones,” a track off the band’s brand-new riff-heavy album, Van Weezer. The animated clip, streaming now on YouTube, follows a young kid who’s able to escape the world of bullies and mean teachers into a magical land, thanks to the power of rock. The…read more »

Pearl Jam launches new live archive and playlist site

Pearl Jam launches new live archive and playlist site

Credit: Danny ClinchPearl Jam has announced Deep, a new live archive and playlist site. The platform, described as an “immersive Pearl Jam experience,” includes recordings of nearly 200 concerts, as well as custom-created playlists, such as “Best Political Songs” and “Best Covers,” and the newbie-friendly “Pearl Jam for Dummies.” Additionally, Deep features a custom set…read more »

KennyHoopla releases new Travis Barker collaboration, “hollywood sucks//”

KennyHoopla releases new Travis Barker collaboration, “hollywood sucks//”

Mogul Vision Music/Arista RecordsKennyHoopla has reunited with Travis Barker for another new song. The track, titled “hollywood sucks//,” finds Kenny dropping lines including “Hollywood sucks can you please move your Prius” over the Blink-182 drummer’s pop-punk beat. You can listen to it now via digital outlets. “Hollywood sucks//” will appear on Kenny’s upcoming mixtape, Survivors…read more »

FBI file on Kurt Cobain conspiracy theories released

FBI file on Kurt Cobain conspiracy theories released

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicThe FBI has released a file that it compiled in response to conspiracy theories related to the death of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. The 10-page document, which was first noticed by Rolling Stone, includes several letter written to the FBI from people insisting that Cobain did not die by suicide, but was actually…read more »

Chris Cornell’s family settles with doctor who prescribed him “mind-altering” drugs before suicide

Chris Cornell’s family settles with doctor who prescribed him “mind-altering” drugs before suicide

Kevin Mazur/Getty ImagesThree years after filing their lawsuit, Chris Cornell’s family has settled with the doctor who prescribed him “mind altering” drugs before his suicide, according to legal documents obtained by E! News. In papers filed on Thursday, May 6, the family’s attorney stated, “After years of litigation and settlement negotiations, plaintiffs and (Koblin and Robertson Cardiovascular…read more »