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Melody’s Echo Chamber Suffered A Brain Aneurysm And Broken Vertebrae

Melody's Echo Chamber was scheduled to release a new album and embark on a tour starting in October, but those dates were cancelled yesterday when…

Chris Cornell’s Widow Describes Her Doubts About His Suicide in New Interview

In a new feature about Chris Cornell’s family and death to be released in Friday’s issue of PEOPLE, Cornell’s widow Vicky Cornell detailed her hesitant…

The Byrds’ Chris Hillman Announces New Tom Petty-Produced LP Bidin’ My Time

This fall, the Byrds' Chris Hillman will release his first studio album in over a decade, Bidin' My Time. It was produced by Tom Petty…
James Rettig | 10:50 am

The Horrors Announce New Album V

It's been more than three years since adventurous UK rockers the Horrors released their last album, the excellent rave-pop move Luminous. But earlier this month,…
Tom Breihan | 9:14 am

Berkeley Names Today “Chaz Bundick Day” In Honor Of Toro Y Moi

Happy Chaz Bundick Day, California! Pitchfork reports that the city of Berkeley has named today Chaz Bundick Day in honor of the Toro Y Moi…
Peter Helman | June 27, 2017 - 10:23 pm

The House Director, Stars Shade Mariah Carey Over Failed Cameo

The Elusive Chanteuse is so elusive that you won't be able to see her in The House. Mariah Carey was supposed to make a cameo…
Peter Helman | June 27, 2017 - 8:00 pm

Karoondinha Festival Cancelled

Organizers for the three-day Karoondinha festival near Penn State University have canceled the July 21-23 event, telling Billboard in an exclusive interview that costs for…
Dave Brooks / Billboard | June 27, 2017 - 7:11 pm

The National, Julien Baker, D∆WN, Hot Chip, Nigel Godrich, & More To Play House Shows For Amnesty International

On September 20, 1,000 musicians will perform from the intimate setting of people’s homes in over 60 cities around the world as part of the…
Sadie Bell / Billboard | June 27, 2017 - 5:11 pm

The xx Cancel Night + Day Festival

The festival economy is indeed going bust, with several large-scale music events including Canada's Pemberton and (quite notoriously) Fyre Fest abruptly cancelling in recent months.
Chris DeVille | June 27, 2017 - 5:10 pm

Hear Eminem & Kendrick Lamar Rap Prodigy Verses On Hot 97

Eminem and Kendrick Lamar honored Mobb Deep's Prodigy on NYC's Hot 97 over the weekend. The two rappers guested on Peter Rosenberg's Real Late show,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 27, 2017 - 3:24 pm

New Public Enemy Album Out Next Week

Iconic New York hip hop group Public Enemy are set to release a new album next Tuesday, July 4. It’s called Nothing Is Quick In
Anna Gaca/Spin | June 27, 2017 - 1:56 pm

Melody’s Echo Chamber Hospitalized After “Serious Accident”

Earlier this year, Melody Prochet -- who makes music as Melody's Echo Chamber -- announced a new album, Bon Voyage, and shared its first single,…
James Rettig | June 27, 2017 - 1:54 pm

Haim Releasing Something To Tell You Documentary

Haim have announced that they'll release a documentary about the making of their upcoming sophomore LP, Something To Tell You, on 7/14, a week after…
James Rettig | June 27, 2017 - 12:37 pm

Kidnapping Suspect Arrested After His Buddy Posted Their Iron Maiden Tickets On Facebook

A suspect in an aggravated kidnapping case in Austin, TX, one Derrick Roseland, was apprehended at an Iron Maiden concert on Saturday, after his friend…
Winston Cook-Wilson / Spin | June 26, 2017 - 12:41 pm

Melodrama Becomes Lorde’s First #1 Album

Lorde has scored her first #1 album with her second full-length, Melodrama. Per Billboard, the album earned 109,000 equivalent album units of which 82,000 were…
James Rettig | June 26, 2017 - 10:06 am
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