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Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes Postpone North American Tour After Car Crash

English punkers Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes have been forced to push back the start of their planned North American tour after the group's singer was hurt in a serious car crash last week. Carter revealed the

Blink-182 Invites Fans to Storm Brooklyn’s Barclays Center Dressed as Aliens

Blink-182 created their own Facebook event dedicated to “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us,” the meme-worthy event for today (Sept. 20) intended to gather humans to raid the popular United States Air Force base in

Ice-T Recounts Watching Eminem Get Boo’d On Stage During Warped Tour

Someone like Ice-T doesn’t have to rap these days. At the age of 61, he’s watched the birth of hip-hop and it’s evolution since then. If it weren’t for him, many of the greats wouldn’t have been

Tegan and Sara Are Sick of Deceit On ‘Don’t Believe the Things They Tell You (They Lie)’: Listen

Tegan and Sara have promised that their new album Hey, I'm Just Like You will transport you back to their teenage years. If the title of their new song is any indication, then they really meant it.  On Friday

Carly Rae Jepsen Wants to Stay Cooped Up With Her Lover in Cheery ‘Want You in My Room’ Video

Carly Rae Jepsen takes the term “bedroom pop” to a new level with her new video for “Want You in My Room,” which premiered Thursday (Sept. 19). Jepsen’s single from May captures her tender affection tinged with

Nike Launches Air Max 270 React "Music Pack" Inspired By Hip-Hop & Other Genres

Nike has launched an all-new collection of Air Max 270 Reacts, all of which are inspired by five different genres of music, including Hip-Hop, EDM, Heavy Metal, Reggae and Punk Rock. Each of the Air Max 270

Ric Ocasek and The Cars Injected a ‘Healthy Dose of Weirdness’ to the Mainstream: An Appreciation

The music that Ric Ocasek made as the singer, guitarist and primary songwriter with The Cars is generally filed under New Wave, but it was really a category unto itself. The band's catalog, which has sold 15

Grayscale, Bat for Lashes & Barns Courtney Debut on Emerging Artists Chart

Plus, SHAED leads for a second week. Philadelphia-based pop-punk group Grayscale debuts at No. 13 on Billboard's Emerging Artists chart (dated Sept. 21), thanks to the band's third LP Nella Vita, which opens at No. 1 on Heatseekers Albums with

Jason James Fully Embraces Traditional Country On ‘Seems Like Tears Ago’: Exclusive

Like its predecessor, Jason James' sophomore album Seems Like Tears Ago — out Oct. 4 and premiering exclusively on Billboard today (Sept. 18) — does sound like yesteryear. The traditional country album is akin to anything Ken Burns is featuring in episodes

The Interrupters Give Billie Eilish’s ‘Bad Guy’ a Ska Punk Makeover: Watch

You know what Billie Eilish's breakthrough hit "Bad Guy" needed? A skanking riddim and a wicked trombone solo, duh. Either way, that's what The Interrupters thought, so the L.A. ska punk group jumped into Ship-Rec Studios and gave