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25 Years Ago, Sepultura Release Groundbreaking Chaos A.D.

With their fifth album, Chaos A.D., released October 19, 1993, Sepultura effectively announced to the world that metal could fuse with and absorb “native” musical elements from anywhere. Although Sepultura had previously flirted with the rhythms of their native Brazil, most notably on the song “Altered State” from 1991’s Arise, the band had otherwise stuck

Cake covers Roger Miller’s “Reincarnation”, their first new piece of music in seven years: Stream

Cake, the ’90s hitmakers whose deep cuts are far better than anything you’ve heard on the radio, haven’t released a proper album since 2011’s Showroom of Compassion. They’ve been playing some new songs live—here’s one called “Sinking Ship”—but as we wait for those to pop up beyond YouTube, the band has emerged with a cover

Collector finds unreleased Carly Simon and Mick Jagger duet lost for 46 years

Almost half a century after it was recorded, a lost duet between ’70s siren Carly Simon and The Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has been unearthed. A slow love ballad allegedly called “Fragile”, the track was previously thought lost to the sands of time. However, the Associated Press reports that Stones collector Matt Lee has re-discovered the

Ringo Starr Through the Years: 1963-2018 Photos

Throughout his career, Ringo Starr’s charm and sense of humor has earned him as many fans as his drumming has in that time. Check out the below gallery featuring photos of the affable drummer from 1963 to the present day. Sir Richard Starkey joined the Beatles in August 1962, replacing the fired Pete Best as the group prepared to record its debut

Ghost Ship fire defendants agree to plea deal, to serve less than 10 years in jail

Two men connected to the tragic 2016 Ghost Ship fire in Oakland have reached plea deals with the prosecution and are expected to each serve less than 10 years in jail. According to an email sent by Alameda County District Attorney to the victims’ families, obtained by The East Bay Times, Derick Almena will serve nine

My Bloody Valentine perform first show in five years: Setlist + Video

Start plugging those ears: My Bloody Valentine are back on the road. Kevin Shields’ legendary shoegaze outfit hit the stage Friday for the first time in five years at Birmingham’s O2 Institute as part of their ensuing summer tour. Despite some sound issues, according to one fan’s report (via Pitchfork), the Dublin outfit was in good

45 Years Ago: Joe Walsh Barnstorms Through 'The Smoker You Drink … '

“I was frustrated just being the only melodic instrument [in the band],” he told radio personality Redbeard on his In the Studio program. “I wanted to expand and try something else. I also didn’t want to stereotype myself into an ‘American rocking guitar player.’ I felt like there was more of a musician than that