| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:02 AM
Ramin Djawadi always dreamed of composing a film score, and the Berklee College of Music graduate has done plenty, including ......
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:23 PM
From 20 feet away, the new anthology of The Minus Times magazines looks like a folded grocery bag, an abandoned personal journal, or even a small UPS box. With its cardboard-colored cover and faded black lettering, "The Minus Times Collected: Twenty...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:30 PM
We live in a tumultuous era for musicians, where Internet piracy has threatened the dominance of major labels, the days of the CD are in decline and no one is exactly sure of the next big format that music will take. That, however, hasn’t stopped...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:35 PM
After a decade performing for a rabid, nationwide jam-band fan base, particularly enthusiastic in South Florida, Perpetual Groove is down to its final six concerts, and Matt McDonald is feeling a familiar sense of excitement.
“It’s hard to...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 8:25 AM
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After putting Nine Inch Nails on hiatus a few years ago (only to revive the group last month), Trent Reznor has poured his energies into How to Destroy Angels, a group that includes his wife, Mariqueen Maandig, and longtime producer...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:42 PM
“Rick Springfield, you have a song that people recognize after three frigging notes. Congratulations, Rick frigging Springfield,” Dave Grohl said on Thursday to his colleague in a new band celebrating the former Van Nuys recording studio Sound...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 8:24 AM
David Bowie and Justin Timberlake aren't the only musicians returning to active duty this spring.
Just days after debuting two new songs at a show at the Glass House in Pomona, New York's Yeah Yeah Yeahs announced Monday that they'll release an album,...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Is it us or was 2012 the year of streaming music? It seems like most everyone we know is now listening to music — new music, old music, super-obscure music, pop bubble gum, the latest releases, old-school hip-hop, brutal metal, avant classical,...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:01 PM
It's not a tie-in with the animated-film franchise (man, how sweet would that be?), but "Ice Age," the new video from Trent Reznor's How to Destroy Angels, is a relatively heartwarming affair from a guy known for his less-than-rosy worldview.
| Dec 4, 2012
| 2:44 PM
On Monday, we brought you news that Dave Grohl's filmmaking debut, "Sound City," would premiere next month at Sundance. Now, the Foo Fighters frontman has unveiled the trailer for the upcoming documentary, which is named after the film's subject: a grungy...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:45 PM
1. Record Of The Year Lonely Boy
The Black Keys The Black Keys & Danger Mouse, producers; Tom Elmhirst & Kennie Takahashi, engineers/mixers; Brian Lucey, mastering engineer Track from: El Camino [Nonesuch] Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Indie-rock trio Fun. and R&B/hip-hop star Frank Ocean scored big in Grammy Award nominations, scoring six nods apiece mostly in the top Grammy categories. The Recording Academy announced the nominations Wednesday during a show in Nashville. The 55th...