Music News - Alternative


tame-impala-070616.jpg Tame Impala will headline the Treasure Island Music Festival, which returns after a one year hiatus and moves to Middle Harbor Shoreline Park.

liz-phair-041918.jpg Liz Phair has announced plans for a North American tour in the fall. The 25-date trek is set to kick off on September 6 in Atlanta and will conclude on October 12 in Milwaukee. Dubbed the Amps on the Lawn tour, the trek comes in support of the reissue of her Girly-Sound to Guyville.

trent-061616.jpg Nine Inch Nails have released a new song "God Break Down the Door," the first single from their upcoming new album Bad Witch.

daftpunk-020117.jpg Thomas Bangalter, one half of world renowned DJ duo Daft Punk, wrote a song for director Gaspar Noé's latest psychological thriller. Daft Punk's "Rollin' and Scratchin'" will also appear in the film.

billycorgan-011617.jpg The Smashing Pumpkins have announced a national sweepstakes for a 1979 House Party. The sweepstakes winner and a guest will receive exclusive access to the 1979 House Party, a Yamaha guitar, round-trip flights to Los Angeles, California, a two-night stay at a Hilton property, and a cash card for ground transportation.

korn-061416.jpg Korn has announced a trio of West Coast dates in honor of the 20th anniversary of their album Follow The Leader.

nirvana93-092616.jpg The Washington State Court of Appeals has ruled that photographs from the scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's death will not be released publicly.

chriscornell-070116.jpg A public vigil will be held for the late Chris Cornell in Hollywood later this week. The vigil will take place at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Friday at 7pm PST.

musicasaweapon-071416.jpg Disturbed has revealed that they have finished recording their new album, the follow-up to 2015's Immortalized. Bassist John Moyer broke the news on Instagram, where he published a photo of him, producer Kevin Churko, drummer Mike Wengren and guitarist Dan Donegan at a restaurant.

foofighters-120417.jpg Foo Fighters will headline their Cal Jam Fest in San Bernardino, California this October. Tenacious D, Garbage, Greta Van Fleet, Iggy Pop and his Josh Homme-led Post Pop Depression band, Silversun Pickups, Manchester Orchestra, Deer Tick, and Krist Novoselic and his new band Giants in the Trees will also perform.

robzombie-102617.jpg Rob Zombie has revealed that recording of his new album has been completed. The follow-up to The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser is expected to be released early next year.

tool-band-070916.jpg Every song that will appear on the upcoming new Tool record will be over 10 minutes long, band members themselves have confirmed. The band let the news slip during the first in a series of musical clinics in St. Paul, Minnesota.

jeff-ament-061016.jpg Pearl Jam revealed that it could take "a good solid six to eight weeks" for the band to start recording their next studio album, and "2019 is probably safe to say" for its release. "The one thing we have working against us is the upcoming tour, the other thing we have working against us is it takes three or four months to do a vinyl version of any record," bassist Jeff Ament said.

falloutboy-062416.jpg Pete Wentz and girlfriend Meagan Camper have welcomed a daughter. Wentz shared the news on Instagram. "We are so happy to welcome Marvel Jane Wentz into the world," Wentz told People exclusively in a statement. "Her brothers are both very excited about their brand new kid sister."

lennykravitz-110209.jpg Lenny Kravitz has shared the music video for his latest track "It's Enough." The rocker debuted the new visual on Facebook. The 8-minute video features clips of protest footage, both peaceful and violent.

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