Rick Rubin

Former Biohazard and Fear Factory Manager Scott Koenig Dies at 57

Scott Koenig, former manager of the metal bands Biohazard and Fear Factory and a veteran of the early Def Jam Records/ Rush Communications company that managed or released…

13 Essential Music Industry Podcasts, From ‘Song Exploder’ to ‘Mogul’

With so many podcasts in the audiosphere and only so many hours in the day, it can be a challenge just testing the waters, let alone finding one…

Paul McCartney to release never-before-seen Beatles lyrics

The book’s publisher revealed it will also feature the lyrics to an unrecorded song titled “Tell Me Who He Is.”

Joey Jordison, Slipknot Co-Founder and Drummer, Dies at 46

Joey Jordison, co-founder and original drummer of the aggressive hard rock band Slipknot, has died, according to a statement from his family. A cause of death was not…

Paul McCartney and Rick Rubin Have a Field Day Going Down Beatles Rabbit Holes in ‘McCartney 3, 2, 1’: TV Review

As it turns out, Peter Jackson’s “Get Back” might be only the second-most satisfying authorized Beatles documentary of 2021 when it comes out around Thanksgiving time. Or maybe…

The Best Beatles Merch, Books and Collectibles for Die-Hard Fans

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All the Beatles secrets revealed in Hulu’s ‘McCartney 3,2,1’ documentary

But if it weren’t for a moment of confusion about condiments, the 1967 Beatles classic — one of the greatest albums in rock history — would have never become “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.”

Rick Rubin Pacts With Endeavor Content to Expand His Recording Studio Into Film and TV

Timed to the release of Hulu’s “McCartney, 3, 2, 1,” legendary music producer Rick Rubin has sealed a partnership with Endeavor Content to push his famous Shangri La…

Paul McCartney Tells Beatles Secrets in ‘McCartney 3,2,1’ Trailer (TV News Roundup)

Hulu released a trailer for “McCartney 3,2,1,” premiering on July 16. The six-episode series features an intimate conversation between Paul McCartney and legendary producer Rick Rubin, who explore…

Travis Barker Is Collaboration Gold for Machine Gun Kelly, Bebe Rexha, Jxdn and More: Hitmaker of the Month

Travis Barker’s tattoos may be outnumbered by his growing circle of collaborators. It’s a multi-genre craft he’s perfected in the last two decades, whether it be dawn-of-the-21st-century drum…

New BTS Song ‘Butter’ Credits Columbia Records Chief Ron Perry as Co-Writer and Co-Producer

The credits on BTS’ new single, the synth-heavy dance pop track “Butter,” will be familiar to people who follow such things, with names like Rob Grimaldi, Stephen Kirk,…

Paul McCartney Docuseries to Be Released on Hulu in July

Hulu has announced that a six-part music docuseries titled “McCartney 3,2,1” will premiere on July 16. The original series will feature in-depth conversations between Paul McCartney and producer…