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Record Store Day’s Bonus ‘Drop’: It’s All About the Prince, Pearl Jam and Miles

If you think that this weekend’s Record Store Day Drop feels like a dribble, you’re not wrong. The June 18 event is an adjunct to the big collectors’…

Kurt Cobain’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Guitar Auctions for Nearly $5 Million

Kurt Cobain’s mythical 1969 Fender Mustang electric guitar from Nirvana’s landmark 1991 music video, “Smells Like Teen Spirit” was auctioned for nearly $5 million at Julien’s Auctions on…

Florence Welch and Jimmy Buffett Sing ‘Margaritaville’ on ‘Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon’

Florence Welch and the Machine appeared on “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon” on Wednesday night to promote the band’s new album “Dance Fever.” But before the singer…

Times Square Hard Rock Hotel is a slap in the face to NYC

One opportunistic, infamously tacky conglomerate would have you believe that NYC’s iconic Music Row is back and thriving.

Police Recover $50,000 Worth of Brian Jonestown Massacre’s Stolen Gear

It’s every touring band’s nightmare: Veteran rockers the Brian Jonestown Massacre had nearly all of their equipment stolen while on tour: custom-built guitars and effects and lots more.…

California Art and Music Education Ballot Initiative Campaign Submits a Million Signatures

Supporters of a measure to expand arts and music education in California schools announced Tuesday that they have submitted 1 million signatures, more than enough to qualify the…

Coachella Artists Went on a Fender Bender Thanks to Guitar Company’s Rebrand Push

The annual Coachella music festival has become one of the largest music gatherings in the world, bringing together some 120,000 fans to watch more than 150 acts spanning…

Massive new Hard Rock Hotel opens in Times Square

Today, the Hard Rock Hotel New York opens at northeast tip of Times Square, the latest massive hotel brand to open in the area since the pandemic.

FX and The New York Times Announce Elon Musk Exposé Documentary (TV News Roundup)

Right on the heels of the news that Elon Musk is nearing a deal to buy Twitter, a television documentary about the polarizing businessman has been announced to…