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theStrokes-020510.jpg The Strokes are teasing that they will play new songs when they appear at this year's Governors Ball music festival in June. Asked if the Strokes will play any new songs at the show, guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. replied on Twitter to a fan, "You'll just to have to wait and see." Additionally, bassist Nikolai Fraiture posted a tweet asking, "Any song requests . . ."

DavidNail-071310.jpg David Nail is keeping busy these days. Not only did he release a surprise EP, Uncovered, on May 20, he also shared details of his forthcoming studio album, Fighter. "With this record, I had no expectations of making one, period," Nail tells The Boot. "I wrote a couple songs that I wanted to go in and record, just really as demos."

neil-young-032015.jpg Neil Young has backed off his stance regarding Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump using his song "Rockin' In The Free World" at rallies, saying in a new interview that he "doesn't have anything against him" for using it. "The fact that I said I was for Bernie Sanders and then [Trump] didn't ask me . . ."

eminem-100609.jpg Eminem has announced a limited-edition run of exclusive collectibles to celebrate the 16th anniversary of his album The Marshall Mathers LP. The items include 700 bricks that were gathered from Eminem's childhood home, the same one that appeared on the cover art for MMLP and MMLP2, and the same house that was demolished for safety reasons in 2013.

MerleHaggard-040716.jpg A fishing boat that once belonged to the late Merle Haggard now belongs to his son Ben. According to Country Rebel, the 1980s Ranger boat, formerly owned by Haggard, came into the possession of a blind friend of Tanyalynn Cornett's father. When the friend passed away, Cornett bought the boat from his widow and continued to make memories on it with his family.

SystemofaDown-052113.jpg System of a Down frontman Serj Tankian says that he and the other members of the band have been in touch and are talking about writing new music. "There's definitely a lot of communication going on, a lot of back and forth," Tankian told Rolling Stone. "I can't make a statement in terms of whether we're going to have a record or not . . ."

AlisanPorter-052516.jpg Former child star Alisan Porter, who starred in the 1991 film "Curly Sue," has won Season 10 of "The Voice." She beat out Adam Wakefield to take home the coveted crown. "I have retired Curly Sue, she is dead! I am now the girl who won "The Voice,"" Porter told reporters after taking home the crown in the season 10 finale.

TomPetty-112409.jpg Tom Petty and Mudcrutch has kicked off their summer tour, which will keep them out on the road until the end of June. The first two dates of the tour were benefit shows to raise money for Midnight Mission, a Los Angeles-based charity dedicated to offering 12-step recovery, family living, job training, education and workforce development programs to men, women and children.

madonna-051110.jpg Madonna has responded to the harsh criticism she has received for her Prince tribute at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards. The performance, which saw Madonna sing "Nothing Compares 2U" before being joined by Stevie Wonder for a version of "Purple Rain," was mocked on social media, as well as by rival music ceremony the BET Awards.

neal-dimarco-052516.jpg "America's Next Top Model" winner Nyle DiMarco has been crowned the winner of Season 22 of "Dancing With the Stars," beating out UFC fighter Paige VanZant and "GMA" meteorologist Ginger Zee. VanZant placed second while Zee, who suffered an injury and was on the fence about even dancing in the final episode, came in third.

killers-100609.jpg The Killers have announced that bassist Mark Stoermer is taking a break from touring. Stoermer, who will still be involved with recording the band's new album, plans to make a solo album and "pursue other educational goals." "Mark has decided to take a break from The Killers touring," a statement from the group reads.

rapperT-I.jpg T.I. has spoken up in support of Chris Brown in the latter's ongoing battle with the mother his daughter Royalty. Tip's comments came during an interview on The View in which they discussed that fact that Royalty's mother, Nia Guzman, shared a photo of the girl on Instagram dressed in questionable attire. "I agree with Chris," said the King of the South.

melissagilbert-052516.jpg Citing advice from her doctors, "Little House on the Prairie" actress Melissa Gilbert revealed Tuesday that she is ending her bid for a congressional seat in Michigan. Gilbert was set to face off against Republican Rep. Mike Bishop, R-Mich., in Michigan's 8th District.

BlakeShelton.jpg Blake Shelton has opened up about his relationship with Gwen Stefani and says that his new girlfriend saved his life last year. Speaking with the Tennessean, Shelton admitted that he was in a very troubling time of his life before he and Stefani connected. "I tell people all the time, 'Gwen saved my life last year.' She did."

LadyAntebellum.jpg Lady Antebellum is set to host the upcoming ACM Honors, which takes place at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium on August 30. The night will be filled with award recipients, such as Carrie Underwood (ACM Lifting Lives Gary Haber Award), Glen Campbell (2016 Career Achievement Award), Crystal Gayle and more.

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