Smashing Pumpkins’ ‘Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness’ Reissue Will Have Three CDs of Unreleased Music
The Smashing Pumpkins broke new ground when they released their double-disc, epic ‘Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness’ back in 1995. Now, Pumpkins mastermind Billy Corgan claims that a deluxe edition of ‘Mellon Collie’ could contain material from up to 75 unreleased tracks.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Releasing 18 Songs Over the Next Six Months
The Red Hot Chili Peppers aren’t known to release a plethora of music in a short amount of time. Their most recent album, last year’s ‘I’m With You,’ came out five years after their previous release, 2006′s ‘Stadium Arcadium.’ The Rock and Roll Hall of Famers must feel like they need to change with the times because they intend to release 18 new singles throughout the rest of this year.
New Alice in Chains Album in the Works, According to Jerry Cantrell
Alice in Chains guitarist/vocalist Jerry Cantrell wants fans to know that the band is ready to work on a new album. The record would be the follow-up to 2009′s ‘Black Gives Way to Blue,’ 14 years after their previous release.
Jimmy Fallon Enlists Eddie Vedder, Dave Matthews + More for New Album
‘Late Night’ host Jimmy Fallon will release a new album next month, ten years after his debut ‘The Bathroom Wall.’ With such a long lapse in between records, Fallon has decided to recruit some heavy hitters like Pearl Jam‘s Eddie Vedder, Dave Matthews and more to appear on ‘Blow Your Pants Off.’
Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters to Headline Music Midtown Festival 2012
For 11 years the Music Midtown Festival had been a concert staple in Atlanta, Ga., until its hiatus in 2006. Organizers plan to return the event to its former glory with this year’s lineup, headlined by Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam.
Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell: ‘All Our Songs Are Just Characters on ‘Sesame Street"
It’s been 16 years since the last time Soundgarden have released brand new music. That all changed this week when the grunge vets released their new single, ‘Live to Rise,’ which will be featured on ‘Avengers Assemble,’ the official soundtrack to this summer’s blockbuster ‘Marvel’s the Avengers.’
Red Hot Chili Peppers to Honor Current and Past Members at Rock Hall of Fame
Even though the Red Hot Chili Peppers are in the midst of a massive spring tour, they have a big weekend ahead of them. The Grammy Award winners will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland on Saturday night. The Chili Peppers are looking forward to paying tribute to past members who helped shape the legacy of the band.
Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Discusses Road Life, Spotify Vs iTunes, Mixtapes + More
The overdue rise of The Black Keys in the last couple of years has elevated them to arena rock status. Earlier this month the Akron, OH duo embarked on their biggest tour so far, bringing along English indie rockers Arctic Monkeys as support. We caught up with Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney before their show in Grand Rapids, MI to talk about the tour, possessive fans, his disdain for Spotify’s