Posted: 21 October, 2014

Pearl Jam Improv Track During Concert

Performed in Moline, Illinois, the band performed an improv track.

New Track "Moline"

Pearl Jam perform new track "Moline" in Moline, Illinois: YouTube - VideoGremmie

The people of Moline in Illinois were treated to a very special Pearl Jam performance the other night.

Not only did they perform their 1996 album No Code in full, Eddie Vedder and the band also wrote and performed a brand new track "Moline".

As Vedder explained they wrote the track before the show, "It literally was written about 10 minutes…it was finished right before we came out here."

He also said that the song was related to their cult classic track "Better Man".

From all reports this has been one of the most unique PJ performances in recent memory, you can see some footage of the show below.

"Present Tense"

Pearl Jam perform classic track "Present Tense" in Moline, Illinois: YouTube - VideoGremmie

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Posted: 21 October, 2014

New Smashing Pumpkins Track "Being Beige"

They also have two new albums coming out with the first in December.

The Smashing Pumpkins have released a new track, "Being Beige."

The track is the first release from two recently announced new albums that are due out soon.

Monuments of Elegy will be the first, due out later this year on December 9th with the next album Day for Night due out sometime in 2015. 

The track seems to reflect some of the more classic Pumpkins sounds particularly the '98 Adore-era.

This album features Tommy Lee from Motley Crue on drums and is the first album they've made since previous drummer Jimmy Chamberlain departed.

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Posted: 20 October, 2014

VIDEO: Foo Fighters "Something From Nothing"

Here's the first video from new album Sonic Highways

Foo Fighters - "Something For Nothing" video: YouTube - Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters have had some awesome and often hilarious film clips over the years. From the ultra slick "The Pretender", the surreal "Everlong" and the hilarious "Learn To Fly."

With Sonic Highways coming out in a couple of weeks we've already got our first taste of Fooies and now we get our first video for "Something From Nothing."

 

What Some Classic Foo Fighters Videos

Foo Fighters video playlist: YouTube - foofightersVEVO

 

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Posted: 17 October, 2014

Rolling Stones Spotted In Adelaide Ahead Of National Tour

Mick Jagger and Ronnie Wood have arrived in Adealide.

Images: Channel 7/Youtube

Rolling Stones legends Mick Jagger and Ronnie Wood have arrived in Adelaide over a week out from the first show of their sell out national tour.

"I’m loving it, settling in finally," Wood told press and fans on Thursday when asked how he was enjoying Adelaide on.

The "14 On Fire" tour was rescheduled in March after the tragic death of Mick Jagger’s long-term girlfriend, model L’Wren Scott.

14 ON FIRE TOUR DATES

Saturday 25 October (formerly Sat 22 March) | Adelaide Oval
Wednesday 29 October (formerly Wed 19 March) | Perth Arena
Saturday 01 November (new show!) | Perth Arena
Wednesday 05 November (formerly Fri 28 March) | Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
Saturday 08 November (formerly Sun 30 March) | Hanging Rock, Macedon
Wednesday 12 November (formerly Tues 25 March) | Sydney Allphones Arena
Saturday 15 November (new show!) | Hope Estate, Hunter Valley
Tuesday 18 November (formerly Wed 2 April) | Brisbane Entertainment Centre
Saturday 22 November (formerly Sat 5 April) | Auckland Mt Smart Stadium

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Posted: 17 October, 2014

New AC/DC Publicity Shots

The first publicity shots for AC/DC without Malcolm Young have been released but drummer Phil Rudd is also missing

The first publicity shots for AC/DC without Malcolm Young have been released but there's also someone else missing… drummer Phil Rudd.

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AC/DC new publicity shot without drummer Phil Rudd. Malcolm Young's replacement, Steve Young is second right Photo: AC/DC Facebook page

It's believed the photo shoot took place in London two weeks ago, but Phil was unavailable due to family commitments, a source told Triple M.

Phil Rudd just released a solo album called Head Job but he said there were no tour plans. CLICK HERE to listen to his single "Repo Man".

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Earlier, AC/DC's management confirmed that Malcolm Young had left the band, due to a serious illness.

"Malcolm is suffering from dementia and the family thanks you for respecting their privacy," Malcolm's family told New York's People magazine.

While a statement on the band's official website read: "Unfortunately, due to the nature of Malcolm's condition, he will not be returning to the band."

The news comes off the back of AC/DC announcing their brand new album Rock or Bust is out on December 2. And a world tour in support of the album is to follow.

Malcom Young's nephew Stevie Young (pictured above) played on the album and will tour with the band in Malcolm's place.

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Posted: 16 October, 2014

New Billy Idol - 'Kings & Queens of the Underground'

It's his first album in eight years, Idol is back and touring through Aus

Billy Idol performing "White Wedding": Getty Images

British punker, Billy Idol is back again with his distincitive style of slick, glam punk-rock.

He has also announced an Australian tour and will be visiting our shores for A Day On The Green along with The Angels, Cheap Trick and Choirboys.

Listen to Billy Idol - Kings & Queens of the Underground - Soundcloud


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Billy Idol - Kings & Queens of the Underground new tracks: YouTube - Billy Idol


Classic Billy Idol

Billy Idol - "White Wedding": YouTube - Sergio Medina

The album will be out this Friday 17th of October. Click the link below for all the ADOTG information.


Official Links

https://www.facebook.com/BillyIdol

http://billyidol.net/

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A Day On The Green

Billy Idol, The Angels, Cheap Trick and Chiorboys team up for massive rock concert.

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Posted: 16 October, 2014

Bush New Album

Listen to the Grunge veterans brand new album in full

In a Triple M Music Jury Exclusive, Bush and Gavin Rossdale have released a brand new album. It's called Man On The Run and it's out October 24. Listen to the album stream below.

This will be the band's 6th studio album. The first single is called "The Only Way Out", and we think it's a killer track featuring all the hallmarks of a Bush song.

The album was recorded at Dave Grohl's Studio 606 with Grammy-winning producer Nick Raskulinecz (who's done stuff with Foo Fighters and Alice In Chains to name a few ).

It's their first album since 2011's The Sea Of Memories and 20 years since their mega-selling debut album Sixteen Stone, which contained some little songs like "Comedown", "Glycerine" and "Everything Zen"!

Listen To Bush's New Album

 

Track listing

1. Just Like My Other Sins
2. Man On The Run
3. The Only Way Out
4. The Gift
5. This House Is On Fire
6. Loneliness Is A Killer
7. Bodies In Motion
8. Broken In Paradise
9. Surrender
10. Dangerous Love
11. Eye Of The Storm
12. Let Yourself Go
13. Speeding Through The Bright Lights
14. The Golden Age

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Bush's Official Video - "The Only Way Out"

Bush's first single from their new album, Man On The Run Video: YouTube

Buy links

http://smarturl.it/Bush_MOTR
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http://smarturl.it/Bush_Sanity

Official Links

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Posted: 15 October, 2014

Bono Apologises For U2's Album Release Onto iTunes

The U2 frontman has apologised for their Apple launch stunt.

U2 frontman Bono has apologised to iTunes customers who were forced to download their new album Songs of Innocence.

The Irishman seems to have had some regrets after the reception it received. During an interview with fans on the band’s Facebook page, Bono was asked about the album’s release: “Can you please never release an album on iTunes that automatically downloads to people’s playlists ever again? It’s really rude.”

Bono responded, honestly and frankly: "Oops … I’m sorry about that. I had this beautiful idea … might have gotten carried away with ourselves. Artists are prone to that thing.

"A drop of megalomania, a touch of generosity, a dash of self-promotion, and deep fear that these songs that we poured our life into over the last few years might not be heard. There’s a lot of noise out there. I guess, we got a little noisy ourselves to get through it."

Watch the full Q and A below:

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Posted: 15 October, 2014

VIDEO: Foo Fighters & Zac Brown Cover Black Sabbath's 'War Pigs' on 'Letterman'

The Foo Fighters brought in Zac Brown to help them with their first song on the show

The Foo Fighters made their mark on the first of their weeklong residency on The Late Show with David Letterman.

With the pending arrival of their eigth studio album, Sonic Highways, the band took to the stage to cover Black Sabbath's "War Pigs" alongside Zac Brown.  

The result? Awesome.

And watch Dave talk about his daughter listening to Amy Winehouse.

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Posted: 13 October, 2014

Bluejuice Frontman Jake Stone Calls Out Punters

It's their final tour and they're not going to put up with annoying fans.


Bluejuice photo: Getty Images

Despite sadly announcing their 'RETROSPECTABLE: The Farewell Tour' earlier in the year, Bluejuice shows still have no shortage of action, humour and sometimes, aggression.

It looks like the heavy partying Bluejuice fans are still at it and frontman Jake Stone is still in top form too with some quality banter at a recent Melbourne show.

Two punters were more interested in having an argument than watching the show, obviously that wasn't going to fly with the Bluejuice boys on their finale tour so Stone pulled them up on their behaviour.

After he saw them arguing, he called them out by saying, “Just come to some kind of meathead conclusion about it, okay? It’s not that hard.” And then continued when they wouldn't stop. Watch the full video below.

Jake Stone from Bluejuice calls out arguing fans: YouTube - Faster Louder

Video Clip For Their Latest Single "I'll Go Crazy" 

Watch the brilliant video for their latest single which goes through all their crazy days.

Bluejuice video clip for "I'll Go Crazy": YouTube - Bluejuice

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Aussie band Bluejuice have decided to call it quits after 13 years together.

 

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Posted: 10 October, 2014

2015 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees

Lou Reed, the Smiths, Green Day, Nine Inch Nails and more are all nominated.

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It's that time of year again when the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announces it's nominees.

This year they're some huge names nominated to become 2015 inductees.

Here're some of our favourites...

The Smiths

The Smiths - The Boys With The Thorn In His Side: YouTube - PremGanga

Lou Reed

Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side: YouTube - Hoodoo You Love?

Green Day

Green Day - Boulevard of Broken Dreams: YouTube - Green Day

Nine Inch Nails

Nine Inch Nails - Closer: YouTube - Nine Inch NailsVEVO

Sting

Sting - Desert Rose: YouTube - StingVEVO

Other artists nominated include Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, N.W.A, the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Kraftwerk, Chic, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, the Marvelettes, the Spinners, Stevie Ray Vaughan, War and Bill Withers. 

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Posted: 10 October, 2014

Violent Soho Guitarist Refused Flight

He wasn't allowed to fly because he had this printed on his shirt.

Violent Soho perform at Splendour in the Grass 2014: Getty Images


Violent Soho are a band absolutely making waves at the moment. Going from strength to strength especially with the release of their third LP Hungry Ghost which peaked at No 6. on the ARIA charts.

Well, they obviously do a lot of flying and from all reports are well behaved young lads (until showtime), however, frontman James Tidswell was refused entry to a Virgin plane on Wednesday because of an offensive t-shirt.

The shirt is actually the title of a 1990 Painters & Dockers single "Eat, Sh*t, Die". See the photo (and song) below.

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I wasn't allowed to board the plan wearing my Painters and Dockers shirt. They said I posed a threat.

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Despite no-one taking personal offence to the t-shirt Virgin staff cited 'terrorism laws' to deny Tidswell onto the flight.

Tidswell was actually on his way from Brisbane to Melbourne for the Independent Music Awards where they went on to win Best Album and Best Hard Rock, Heavy, or Punk Album.

He was finally allowed onto the flight after turning his shirt inside out.

Looks like Virgin don't know anything about Australian music.

Painters & Dockers - Eat, Sh*t, Die: YouTube - ripoffrecords1

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@j_tidswell poses no threat. He just wants to have fun!

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