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Cage the Elephant lead singer Matt Schultz performs

Cage the Elephant Gets Serious, but Still Rocks on 'Social Cues'

Some might have assumed that Cage the Elephant hit the pinnacle of their career when they won the GRAMMY Award for Best Rock Album for 2015’s Tell Me I’m Pretty . The sextet that was born in Kentucky and lives in Tennessee was four albums deep at that point, had a few hits, and was now critically... Read More

No Man's Land: Meet the Women Taking Over Hip-Hop

It’s been a long time coming, but hip-hop is no longer an exclusive boys’ club. Women like Cardi B , who made history this year as the first solo female act to win a Grammy for Best Rap Album, are dominating charts and streams while rising stars like Philly eccentric Tierra Whack are turning... Read More
blink-182 perform onstage at KROQ Weenie Roast 2018

Blink-182 Album Will Be Out "Early Summer"

Blink-182 have been saying all along that fans can expect a new album before the Warped Tour in July, and that timeline appears to be sticking. Mark Hoppus said in an interview this week that the band is aiming for an early summer release, which would mean late June or early July. Travis Barker has... Read More
Matthew Healy performs during the The 1975 concert during the Lollapaloosa Sao Paulo 2019

Why The 1975 Are in Such a Rush to Release Another Album

Two new albums in the same year. It wasn’t unheard of in the 60s and 70s, but it’s much less common in this century. But that’s what The 1975 have been planning all along, and the British alt rockers said they were on schedule to release new music during an appearance on The Late Late Show with... Read More
Brandon Flowers of The Killers performs onstage during the grand opening of T-Mobile Arena

Progress: The Killers Share Update from Studio on New Album

It’s back to the drawing board for The Killers , and that’s a good thing. The band from Las Vegas shared another photo on social media that hints at more progress on a new album. What appears to be a list of working song titles is written on a whiteboard. The band that sings “Shot at the Night” and... Read More
Scenic Montreal city skyline

Montreal Officially Declared a Heavy Metal City

While alt rock favorites Arcade Fire might be Montreal’s best-known musical export at the moment, city leaders seem to want their bands to play a little louder than that. City council has officially declared Montreal to be a heavy metal city. The measure was introduced by Councilor and resident... Read More