Daily Archives: September 14, 2017

Who’s Buying? Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine headed to New York Stock Exchange

Credit: Jeremy SafferDave Mustaine is headed to Wall Street. The Megadeth frontman will be making an appearance at the New York Stock Exchange Friday.

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Zombies/ex-Kinks bassist Jim Rodford presented with honorary doctorate by UK university

Credit: Pete StevensCongratulations to Zombies and ex-Kinks bassist Jim Rodford, who this past week was bestowed with an honorary Doctor of Arts degree by the U.K.'s University of Hertfordshire for his services

Microphones used to record Nirvana’s “In Utero” to be auctioned

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicIf you ever wanted to own the microphone Kurt Cobain used when he sang "Heart-Shaped Box," now's your chance. Recording engineer and producer Steve Albini is auctioning off three microphones used

R.E.M. announces 25th anniversary “Automatic for the People” reissue

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R.E.M.'s 1992 album Automatic for the People is getting the reissue treatment in honor of its 25th anniversary. The record will be released in various formats, including a deluxe

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong pays tribute to Husker Du’s Grant Hart

ABC/Heidi GutmanBillie Joe Armstrong has shared a statement mourning the death Grant Hart, drummer, co-vocalist and songwriter of Husker Du. In an Instagram post, the Green Day frontman describes how Hart and

Dave Grohl reunites with medic who propped up his broken leg onstage in Sweden

ABC/Andrea McCallinAfter breaking his leg during a concert in Gothenburg, Sweden, Dave Grohl was able to finish the concert thanks to a member of the venue's on-site medical team, who helped

2017 Rocktober campaign to feature vinyl reissues from Alice Cooper, ZZ Top, Chicago & More

RhinoA new series of cool limited-edition vinyl reissues from various artists will be released on the first four Tuesdays in October as part of the Rhino label's second annual Rocktober

Husker Du drummer, singer Grant Hart dead at 56

L-R: Greg Norton, Grant Hart and Bob Mould of Husker Du in 1987; Paul Natkin/WireImage

Grant Hart, drummer, co-vocalist and songwriter of the influential punk and alternative rock band Husker Du, has died.

Journey guitarist Neal Schon hired to compose the music for the new film “Burden of Freedom”

Kevin Kane/Getty Images for Scoop MarketingJourney's Neal Schon has signed on to compose the score for an in-production theatrical film called Burden of Freedom. Schon will also serve as an executive