The Birds of Satan Get Scuzzy on 'Thanks for the Line'
Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has offered up "Thanks for the Line," the first, uh, whiff of his hard-rock side trio the Birds of Satan .
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Bob Mould to Bring 'Beauty & Ruin' on New Album
Former Hsker D and Sugar frontman Bob Mould is still on tour to commemorate the 1989 release of Workbook , his first solo album after leaving Hsker D, but the singer has announced a June 3 release of 11th album Beauty & Ruin .
Creative Loafing Tampa
The Hip Hop ABCs: Letter G
It is nearly impossible to get a bunch of passionate hip hop fans to agree on anything.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Weekend Rock Question: What Is the Greatest Queen Song?
Queen announced an American tour this week with their new frontman Adam Lambert.
Tool Refute False Reports of Album Completion - Exclusive
Contrary to rumors, Tool have not completed a new album. The band has issued a statement exclusively to Rolling Stone explaining how a misunderstanding between the band's guitarist and a fan led to speculation that the group had completed the album and intended to release it this year.
[Album Reviews] Chali 2na - Manphibian Music
With "Manphibian Music" Chali 2na continues his artistic evolution as a bona fide veteran who has adapted to Hip Hop's modern era.
Pharrell Partners With UN for 'International Day of Happiness'
Still riding the success of his global hit "Happy," Pharrell Williams is partnering with the United Nations Foundation to celebrate International Day of Happiness on March 20th.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Memphis Flyer
Iron Mic Coalition Teaches People About 'Memphop'
The Iron Mic Coalition is to Memphis what Goodie Mob is to Atlanta or Wu-Tang Clan is to New York.
Watch Portlandia's Hip Hop History Sketch
Have you ever wanted to go to a hip-hop show, but you're stuck with that one friend who doesn't know anything about hip-hop? Obviously the best course of action is to do what Carrie does in this recently released Portlandia sketch: Go over the entire history of hip-hop and make your friend cram before the performance as if it were a college final.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
[News] Raekwon Says There's Lack Of Respect Among Wu-Tang Clan Members
It has been quite some time since it was revealed that a Wu-Tang Clan album would be released in honor of the group's 20th anniversary .
Wed Feb 26, 2014
[News] Blueprint "Respect The Architect" Release Date & Cover Art
Blueprint is set to release Respect the Architect on April 22 through Weightless Recordings.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Faulkner & RZA, 'NY Anthem': Exclusive Song...
While putting the finishing touches on its debut album "Street Axioms," California alt-rock Faulkner recruited a musical legend to place a bow on its first musical package.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Last of the great US indie directors, Jim Jarmusch is still a...
Last of the great US indie directors, Jim Jarmusch is still a maverick: While the rest of his indie cohort have fallen by the wayside or been absorbed by Hollywood, the film-maker has stayed weird, as his new movie of erudite vampire love reveals: LIFE AND TIMES , not least because he looks the part.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Huffington Post
This Is What Happens When Hip-Hop Lets The Saints In
Lecrae Moore, 34, has won a Grammy, performed on tour with Wu-Tang Clan and recorded songs with hip-hop legends.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Lecrae adds hip-hop to Winter Jam
Not every rapper could go from playing the Rock The Bells rap festival alongside Wu-Tang Clan, J. Cole and Too $hort to earning an invite to the long-running contemporary-Christian music tour Winter Jam.
Lecrae adds hip-hop to Winter Jam
The Red Door Project is a once-a-month pop-up art gallery to give anyone a chance to have their... Easy Beef Pot Roast with Veggies Each week I talk with Matt Swaim on Sacred Heart Radio about Bible Foods & Herbs.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Hip-Hop Rumors: Is RZA Going To Do A "Wu" Album Without Raekwon?
I could be hearing this the wrong way, but its starting to sound like RZA is about to convert the Wu Tang reunion album and turn it into a RZA album.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
BARF-y, in a good way: Bay Area record labels draw a cattle drive of local music lovers
As a labor of love between Father/Daughter Records and local promoters, Professional Fans , the event set out to be an ode to the ingenuity and entrepreneurial efforts of record labels in the Bay.
Interview: DJ Green Lantern Sheds Light On Current EDM/Hip-Hop Relations
Before Hudson Mohawke was enlisted by Kanye to help out on Yeezus or Datsik brought Wu Tang Clan's GZA out on his 'Digital Assassins' tour, an aspiring DJ was tapped by a young Slim Shady to bring his unique production stylings to the Eminem brand.
Santa Barbara Independent
Donald Glover is not related to Danny Glover . He is, however, a sort of millennial Renaissance man; he's not so much a "rapper" as an artist making rap music.