THE WORLD’S HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2016

by Matt Bishop [via Forbes.com/Zack O’Malley Greenburg] | November 30, 2016 Forbes Magazine has released its list of The World’s Highest-Paid Musicians of 2016, and rock music is well-represented. Nine of the thirty top-grossing acts of the year fall into the rock, alternative, or hard rock/metal categories. The Rolling Stones … Continue reading

FOO FIGHTERS’ TAYLOR HAWKINS ANNOUNCES NEW SOLO ALBUM, PREMIERES FIRST SINGLE

by Matt Bishop | November 1, 2016 Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins is continuing his productivity during the band’s hiatus. In addition to touring with his cover band Chevy Metal, Hawkins has announced that he will release a solo album on November 11. The disc is called KOTA and the lead single “Range Rover … Continue reading

GRAMMY NOMINEES 2016 – FOO FIGHTERS, SLIPKNOT LEAD ROCK CATAGORIES

Best Rock Performance Alabama Shakes, “Don’t Wanna Fight” Florence + The Machine,”What Kind Of Man” Foo Fighters, “Something From Nothing” Elle King, “Ex’s & Oh’s” Wolf Alice, “Moaning Lisa Smile” Best Alternative Music Album Alabama Shakes, Sound & Color Björk, Vulnicura My Morning Jacket, The Waterfall Tame Impala, Currents Wilco, Star Wars Best Metal Performance … Continue reading

FOO FIGHTERS and ROYAL BLOOD ROCK THE CONGREGATION IN CAMDEN

“Sometimes I wake up in the morning,” said Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl. “And I say to myself, ‘Goddamn, does the world still love rock ‘n’ roll?’” Yes, Dave. Yes it does. On a warm night in the heart of summer, and the shadow of Philadelphia, modern rock icons Foo … Continue reading

FOO FIGHTERS, BECK, MY MORNING JACKET, and MORE SET FOR HANGOUT BEACH MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015

This spring, Foo Fighters and Beck are set to headline the Hangout Beach Music Festival in Gulf Shores, AL on May 16-18 alongside Zac Brown Band. Other stellar rock and alternative acts performing that weekend include My Morning Jacket, Paramore, Drive-By Truckers, Vintage Trouble, Vance Joy, Spoon, TV On The … Continue reading

LINKIN PARK ANNOUNCE 2015 HUNTING PARTY TOUR WITH RISE AGAINST AND OF MICE & MEN

After a massive summer U.S. tour with Thirty Seconds To Mars and AFI and a fall European arena tour with Of Mice & Men, Linkin Park are set to return to North America in 2015 with another installment of The Hunting Party Tour. The band will be bringing along very special guests Rise Against and … Continue reading