Category Archives: News

Keith Richards Recalls Making the Rolling Stones' 'Gimme Shelter'

The Rolling Stones’ most enduring classics have been part of our collective soundtrack for so long that it can be easy to forget that they all had to start with an idea. In a new interview with Harper’s Bazaar, guitarist Keith Richards reflected on the events that helped shape the writing and recording of three

How Led Zeppelin's 'Immigrant Song' Wound Up in 'Thor: Ragnarok'

In addition to being included in the trailer for Thor: Ragnarok, Led Zeppelin’s “Immigrant Song” is used in the film itself. In a new interview, director Taika Waititi spoke about how the track was part of the film’s beginnings. Speaking to Den of Geek!, Waititi was contacted by Marvel to pitch ideas for the latest

30 Years Ago: Robbie Robertson Finally Steps Out as a Solo Artist

Robbie Robertson took his time releasing his first solo album, waiting almost a decade after the Band’s Last Waltz came out. Eventually the sessions grew to include multiple famous colleagues – some old friends, some new – but Robbie Robertson never failed to live up to its name: This was the most personal thing he’d ever

Peter Wolf Looks Back on Tom Petty, Ahead to Possible HOF Entry

Peter Wolf has been spending a lot of time lately looking both forward and backward. The J. Geils Band singer was heartbroken at the death of his old tourmate Tom Petty, but is looking forward to another shot at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction since the band was recently nominated for a fifth time. While out on

Danny Elfman shares “Hero’s Theme” from Justice League score: Stream

Justice League opens on November 17th, and today composer Danny Elfman has shared his “Hero’s Theme” from the film’s score. Back in June, director Joss Whedon replaced Junkie XL (aka Tom Holkenborg) with the legendary composer, a move thought by many to be reflective of a desire for a less abrasive and in-your-face D.C. Universe than the

Ranking: Every Simpsons Treehouse of Horror Episode from Worst to Best

It’s hard to believe that it’s been nearly three decades since Marge first stepped out from behind that curtain to warn viewers about the spooky scenes they were about to witness. But that warning started a proud, hilarious tradition for The Simpsons, and 28 seasons later, the show has offered a triple-dose of tales to

Rock 'n' Roll Pioneer Fats Domino Dead at 89

Fats Domino, the rock ‘n’ roll pioneer whose hits include “Blueberry Hill” and “Ain’t That a Shame,” has died. He was 89. New Orleans station WWL-TV confirmed the news, noting that Domino’s daughter said he died peacefully, surrounded by friends and family. Domino was born on Feb. 26, 1928, in New Orleans, the city he