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Earlier this week, Metallica did a sublimely weird four-song acoustic set 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert, and last night, the band's frontman, James Hetfield, did another unplugged…   Read Story »
Last month, during the second Coachella weekend, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong joined the reunited Replacements onstage. This past weekend, at Atlanta's Shaky Knees festival, it happened…   Read Story »
If you can't quite get your fix from The Lego Movie (which honestly, who could blame you) artist Adly Syairi Ramly has you covered with 20 bands he's recreated in Lego form. No photoshopping was…   Read Story »
In May 1994, the former Dead Kennedys frontman Jello Biafra walked into the DIY Berkeley punk venue 924 Gilman Street, and he didn't walk out again. While Biafra was watching whatever band he was…   Read Story »
What is weirder than thinking about Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong casually chilling out with indie-jazz super chanteuse Norah Jones? How about if the two of them get together and record an…   Read Story »
After the rock-opera bloat, the Broadway sojourn, the public tantrum and rehab stint, and the general public indifference to the three-albums-in-one-year stunt, it's probably not a bad idea for the…   Read Story »
I haven't seen Judd Apatow's new film, This Is 40, so I can't really comment on its flaws or virtues, but I will say that I'm impressed by the film's deep connection to music. That's essential to the…   Read Story »
Here's the clip for Green Day's "Oh Love," in which we find the Green Day dudes performing the punchy piece of power pop to an audience of models. Indifferent at first, the crowd starts to feel it…   Read Story »
One of the best-known and most-quoted Smiths songs is "Panic!" which closes with a coda of Morrissey just repeating, over and over again, "Hang the DJ." Green Day's new song, "Kill The DJ" -- the…   Read Story »
The first song from the first third of Green Day's forthcoming ¡Uno!/¡Dos!/¡Tres! trilogy debuted today. "Oh Love" sees the band scaling back the insufferable bombast of their last couple albums,…   Read Story »