Pearl Jam provide soundtrack for 2013 MLB World Series

Grunge gods Pearl Jam have just inked a liscensing agreement with Fox Sports to provide music for the 2013 Major League Baseball World Series. The network will be covering the World Series from October 23-31, and they have secured 48 Pearl Jam songs spanning the band’s entire career for airplay in promos,… Continue reading


It was a rather historic night at the Sands Event Center in Bethlehem, PA on Wednesday, as Stone Temple Pilots returned to touring with a few new tunes and a revamped line-up. Back in May, to everyone’s surprise, Linkin Park‘s Chester Bennington played a set with STP at the 2013 KROQ Weenie Roast in Los… Continue reading

The Better Half lead guitarist Ronnie Howell featured on Roush Racing Distractor Face Contest

The Better Half guitarist Ronnie Howell is currently featured in the Roush Performance Racing Distractor Face Contest. Fans can vote for Ronnie, who is pitted against Hugo Ferreira (Tantric), Blake Allison (Devour The Day), and Kent Brooks (Like A Storm). The winner of the contest will have their face featured on the back of a… Continue reading

Pearl Jam set to release new album, ‘Lightning Bolt’, on October 15

Grunge gods Pearl Jam are set to release their tenth studio album, Lightning Bolt, this coming fall on October 15. The album is the long-awaited follow up to 2009’s Backspacer. The band recorded the album with producer Brendan O’Brien (Incubus, Seether, Bruce Springsteen, The Gaslight Anthem, more) and will be releasing the album via Monkeywrench Records/Republic… Continue reading

Soundgarden are ‘King’ once again on 2013 North American Tour

Soundgarden are once again at the top of their game, and the top of the music world. Since they resurfaced sparingly in 2011, the band has been on quite a run in the last year. After being on a lengthy hiatus since 1997, it came into question whether or not… Continue reading