Dave Grohl Asked PJ Harvey to Cover Nirvana with Sound City Players

PJ Harvey singing a Nirvana track with the Sound City Players would have been a memorable moment but the singer wasn’t available to join the supergroup at a London gig Sound City leader and former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl had asked Harvey to participate he said in a recent interview with NME “Someone…

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Rolling Stones Settle on Promoter for Arena Tour

The Rolling Stones have chosen AEG Live to promote their upcoming North American tour according to concert-business sources privy to the tour negotiations after the concert giant made what one source calls “a real crazy offer” to outbid a coalition of promoters including Australia’s Paul Dainty and veteran independent companies…

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Fun. Guitarist Writes Songs for Children's Program

Fun guitarist Jack Antonoff is lending his talents to the PBS children’s show Super WHY! writing an album’s worth of material based on the theme “You’ve Got the Power!” The songs will appear in the program’s live tour this spring Billboard reports “I produced and recorded the whole thing and I…

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The National Set Date for New Album 'Trouble Will Find Me'

The National will release their sixth LP Trouble Will Find Me on May 21st on 4AD The LP will be their first since 2010’s High Violet Talk of an impending new album began earlier this year as the National have slowly filled their schedule with a summer tour – including a…

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Flashback: David Gilmour and Kate Bush Sing 'Comfortably Numb'

Kate Bush does not enjoy playing live to put it mildly Her only actual tour came way back in 1979 and it lasted just 24 shows Since then she’s declined ridiculously lucrative offers for tours opting to focus entirely on her albums and her family life In the Eighties she…

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Win the Strokes 'Comedown Machine' on Vinyl

The Strokes’ new album Comedown Machine will be released on March 26th Only 1000 white vinyls were made and they sold out immediately One lucky RollingStonecom reader will win a copy of this limited edition release Read the official rules before entering Official Rules for the “Win The Strokes Comedown Machine Limited…

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Phil Spector's Wife Says HBO Biopic Is Not Accurate

Al Pacino’s portrayal of Phil Spector in the upcoming HBO biopic about the famed producer is “cheesy” says Spector’s wife but she thinks the film could help sway public opinion about her husband’s murder conviction Rachelle Spector says her husband was convicted more for political reasons than any solid evidence…

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Harrison Ford on a 'Stars Wars' Reunion: 'I Think It's Happening'

Harrison Ford thinks the much-anticipated Star Wars reunion will happen after all as he explained in a recent interview with Chicago’s WGN 9 News “I think it’s almost true I’m looking forward to it” said the actor who portrayed space cowboy Han Solo in the original …

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Arcade Fire Recording at James Murphy's New York Studio

Arcade Fire have set up shop at DFA Records’ New York City studio owned by former LCD Soundsystem mastermind and DFA co-founder James Murphy “Arcade Fire STILL with us at DFA” read a post on the DFA Twitter feed “This is going to be one great sounding album!” Arcade Fire Debut ‘Dance-y’ New…

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'Mexico' by The Scanners – Free MP3

Artist The ScannersSong “Mexico” Album Scanners EP “We wrote the song ‘Mexico’ after we toured a few times driving across the US desert It’s pretty mind blowing if you’re from the UK because there is nothing like it there at all The heat the space it’s like another planet All the…

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