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smashingpumpkins-012318.jpg Smashing Pumpkins have shared a new photo of the girls from their Siamese Dream album cover all grown up. The photo finds models Ali Laenger and LySandra Roberts wearing fairy wings as they embrace. Billy Corgan captioned the image with a touching note thanking the women. "What's amazing is their chemistry with one another still leaps through the camera."

NoelGallagher-092517.jpg Greenwhich Music Time has confirmed Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds as one of the headliners for the outdoor musical festival. The performance will take place at London Old Royal Naval College on July 7.

FatboySlim-021918.jpg Fatboy Slim is reissuing his seminal album You've Come A Long Way Baby in honor of its 20th anniversary. The new anniversary edition of the album was revealed in a funny video in which the man himself, Fatboy Slim, receives a pizza order, which turns out to be the 'meal deal' version.

Tool-band-070916.jpg Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan says that work has begun on a new album, admitting that while new songs are coming along, the band is still a long way away from finishing them.

jeff-ament-061016.jpg Pearl Jam is doing their part to take a stand against gun violence by asking their fans to join the movement #ThrowThemOut, which seeks to throw out government officials who will not make changes to gun laws.

marilyn-manson-072016.jpg House actress Charlyne Yi has publically accused Marilyn Manson of sexual harassment. Yi took to Twitter to state that when Manson visited the set of House, he "harassed just about every woman."

NoelGallagher-092517.jpg Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds are set for a headlining performance at the upcoming Tramlines festival. The fest is set to take place in Sheffield's Hillsborough Park between July 20 and 22 and this year will also feature a headlining performance by Stereophonics.

PeterBuck-021618.jpg Former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck has formed a new band with Joseph Arthur. The new band is appropriately named Arthur Buck and the latter says they connected after Arthur played a festival near Buck's home in Baja, Mexico.

slipknot-ipad-061016.jpg Corey Taylor says that he is writing new music for the next Slipknot album, adding that it will absolutely be released next year.

MetallicaX-070916.jpg Metallica is set to receive the Polar Music Prize, which "celebrates music in all its various forms" and is meant "to break down musical boundaries by bringing together people from all the different worlds of music."

Muse-102616.jpg Muse have offered up their new single "Thought Contagion," and have also released its music video. The track will appear on the band's forthcoming new release.

Paramore-020618.jpg Paramore has postponed select upcoming dates due to illness. Singer Hayley Williams broke the news earlier this week, apologizing to fans and noting that she's on strict doctor's orders to rest and she'll be back better than ever.

paparoach-092517.jpg Papa Roach have released a new video for "My Medication," the latest single off of their album Crooked Teeth. The NSFW videos features the band performing the song while two women engage in some Fifty Shades Of Grey-style bondage play. The video culminates with one woman leaving the other tied up in an empty room and closing the doors behind her.

smashingpumpkins-012318.jpg Smashing Pumpkins has confirmed the dates for their upcoming tour. The run brings nearly all of the band's "classic" lineup back together and has been dubbed the "Shiny Oh So Bright" tour.

avicii-090415.jpg Avicii has debuted a new collaboration titled "GHOST" with HUMAN. The track will serve as a standalone single and has been released via YO Running Club AB and Universal Records.

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