Will.i.am says Donald Trump comparing his achievements to Abraham Lincoln’s is “an insult”

Will.i.am has spoken out about Donald Trump, saying the president’s claim that he’s done more for the Black community than any president since Abraham Lincoln is “an insult”. Speaking in a new interview, the Black Eyed Peas frontman, who debuted a new pro-Joe Biden video this week with Jennifer Hudson, was asked whether he felt Trump […]

How Iron Maiden Made Eddie Even Creepier for ‘The X-Factor’ Cover

Given Hugh Syme’s work — designing album covers for some of the world’s biggest rock and metal bands — it wasn’t uncommon to encounter strange, occasionally creepy items around the family home. One such oddity was the grotesque adaptation of Iron Maiden mascot Eddie that he crafted for 1995’s The X-Factor. “My daughters benefitted [by knowing] […]

Here’s The Most Played Halloween-Themed Rock Songs

For rock and metal fans, there’s really no better time than October. It’s the month where you binge horror films and make endless playlists, cramming them with your favorite Halloween-time bands as well as some other generally spooky songs. Here are the most played Halloween-themed rock songs, per the U.K.’s Official Charts Company. Loosely put, […]

Bruce Springsteen Lends Voice to Joe Biden’s ‘Hometown’ Campaign Ad: Watch

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has enlisted Bruce Springsteen to narrate a new campaign advertisement about the former vice president’s “hometown” of Scranton, Pennsylvania. “Scranton, Pennsylvania. Here, success isn’t handed down. It’s forged in sweat, grit and determination,” Springsteen says in the ad. “This is his hometown. In Scranton, good times aren’t promised. But here, […]

The Haxan Cloak and Swans Share New Song for Red Dead Online: Listen

Rockstar Games’ Red Dead Online—the online component of Red Dead Redemption 2—has a new limited time update called “The Halloween Pass,” which features new season-appropriate additions to the game. One of those new additions is a new soundtrack from Swans and the Haxan Cloak. They worked together on reworked versions of two songs from The […]

Mel B calls on Eddie Murphy for more child support – Music News

Spice Girls star Mel B has requested more child support from Eddie Murphy to help her through some financial troubles. The Wannabe singer, who is mother to the Trading Places star’s 13-year-old daughter Angel, has asked for Eddie’s financial records so she can assess what he pays her monthly to cover costs for their kid. […]

Rockers React To Passing Of Sean Connery

David Coverdale (WHITESNAKE), Gavin Rossdale(BUSH), Gary Holt (EXODUS, SLAYER), WARRANT, Jason Bonham, John Corabi (ex-MÖTLEY CRÜE) and Vernon Reid (LIVING COLOUR) are among the rockers who have reacted on social media to the passing of Sean Connery. The Scottish actor, who was best known for his portrayal of James Bond, died Friday night (October 30) […]

My 10 Favorite Bands Inspired by Carcass

Carcass are among the most influential bands in extreme metal, from the sloppy goregrind savagery of their earliest releases, to the methodical, heart-palpitating finesse of Necroticism to Heartwork‘s genre-expanding melodic fury. Over the years, many have tried to imitate the iconic U.K. pioneers, so we invited bassist and vocalist Jeff Walker to round up his 10 Favorite Bands […]