Rock News

LISTEN: Guns N' Roses release new song 'Hard Skool'

Hell. F**king. Yes!

24/09/2021

Foo Fighters to go prog-rock on next album?

Dave Grohl has hinted Foo Fighters will make an "insane prog-rock record" next.

16/09/2021

Metallica frontman, James Hetfield believes the Black Album was their master key

James Hetfield believes Metallica's 'Black Album' was the "master key" to their popularity and success.

14/09/2021

Sir Dave Dobbyn releases te reo version of 'Slice Of Heaven' for Māori Language Week

It was already a kiwi classic, but Dobbo's just gone and made his 1986 hit 'Slice of Heaven' even more of a defining song for Aotearoa.

10/09/2021

The Rolling Stones plan to pay emotional tribute to late drummer Charlie Watts

The band plan to remember Watts during their No Filter tour in September.

27/08/2021

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died at age 80

Tributes have poured celebrating the life of one of the greatest drummers of all time.

25/08/2021

Taranaki 9-year-old is drumming his way through lockdown

Good stuff mate.

24/08/2021

Foo Fighters will receive the Global Icon Award at the 2021 VMAs

Foo Fighters have been selected as this year's recipient for the Global Icon Award at the 2021 MTV VMA's.

23/08/2021

Royal Blood release cover of 'Sad But True' for Metallica's Blackist album

Go onnnnn then

19/08/2021

Foo Fighters require fans to have COVID-19 vaccine or negative test result to enter concerts

No vaccine or negative test - no entry.

19/08/2021

Foo Fighters invite fan on stage to play 'Monkey Wrench' and she crushes it

How cool is this?

11/08/2021

Metallica set to release podcast, with 8 'Black album' episodes

Titled appropriately, 'The Metallica Podcast.'

06/08/2021

Tom Morello, Bruce Springsteen and Eddie Vedder cover AC/DC 'Highway To Hell'

That's one hell of a line-up.

05/08/2021

Dusty Hill's wife releases heartfelt statement to fans of ZZ Top

"He was the kindest, most gentle and caring man a woman could ever hope to find in a lifetime."

03/08/2021

ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill has died at 72

Rest in peace, Dusty.

29/07/2021

Iron Maiden release first new music in six years with 'The Writing On The Wall'

And it comes with a badass music video too.

19/07/2021

'Jackass 4' will be titled 'Jackass Forever' and release first official images

They're older, but none the wiser.

13/07/2021

Foo Fighters aka 'Dee Gees' rock cover of Bee Gees' disco hit "You Should Be Dancing"

Dave and the gang bringing back the disco.

12/07/2021

Shihad release new song "Tear Down Those Names" from 10th studio album "Old Gods"

Yes please.

08/07/2021

Chris Cornell's widow shares love letter

R.I.P Chris Cornell

02/07/2021

Limp Bizkit have 35 instrumentals recorded for 'Stampede Of The Disco Elephants' record.

Come on Fred...

01/07/2021

WATCH: Dead Favours drop new music video for 'Move On'

Check it out 🤘

28/06/2021

Miley Cyrus covers 'Nothing Else Matters' as part of Metallica's upcoming covers album

The track also features Elton John, Robert Trujillo and RHCP's Chad Smith.

23/06/2021

Chris Cornell performs U2 'One' but using Metallica 'One' lyrics

The man was so incredibly talented.

15/06/2021

Dave Grohl reveals Nirvana members still record music together

That's a jam session we would kill to watch 🤘

10/06/2021

Watch Lynyrd Skynyrd play "Free Bird" at their first concert back in 15 months

FREE BIRD

09/06/2021

Neil Finn confirms Crowded House will perform at Glastonbury 2022

How bloody good is it to hear about festivals again.

08/06/2021

Foo Fighters to be inducted in the 2021 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Just another huge W to add to their list of achievements.

13/05/2021

Pearl Jam release over 5,400 songs from 186 live shows from the last 20 years to streaming services

Well f**k me that's a lot of music.

10/05/2021

WATCH: Eddie Vedder performs ‘Corduroy’ and Little Steven's 'I Am A Patriot' at Vax Live

10/05/2021