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Meet the Indie-Rock Ebola Warrior

There are many reasons albums get delayed, but Thousand Days’ fourth LP may be the first record that’s ever been held up by the outbreak of an …

Hear Eminem’s Love Letter to His Hometown, ‘Detroit Vs. Everybody’

Eminem gathered together a handful of the Motor City’s most notable rappers for the final track of his label Shady Records’ upcoming <i>ShadyXV</i> comp, …

Kanye West Reworks Lorde on the Sparse, Clanging ‘Flicker’

Kanye West has flipped Lorde‘s pulsating, popping “Yellow Flicker Beat” into the lurching but no less massive “Flicker,” which will appear alongside …

Nicki Minaj Addresses Nazism Accusations in ‘Only’ Video

<b>Update:</b> “Only” lyric video director Jeffrey Osborne has said he will not apologize for the clip.<p>Nicki Minaj‘s lyric video for “Only,” which also …

Geddy Lee: Rush Undecided on 2015 Tour

This past March, Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson said that Rush were planning to launch a “41st anniversary” tour next year. “I think we’re probably …

Nicki Minaj Video Director Admits Using Nazi-Inspired Imagery

Hours after Nicki Minaj took “full responsibility” for the Nazi imagery in the lyric video for her new single “Only,” the video’s director has said …

Taylor Swift’s ‘Blank Space’ Director Details Interactive App

Embarking on villainous terrain isn’t the only surprise to come with Taylor Swift‘s “Blank Space” video. Fans can now engage with an app created …

Carrie Underwood Pens Veterans Day Essay

When Carrie Underwood wrote her hit ballad “See You Again,” she may not have necessarily had military families in mind, or the heart-wrenching …

James Franco Releasing Album and Film Inspired by the Smiths, Featuring the Smiths' Andy Rourke

James Franco has a band with Tim O'Keefe, his former art school classmate. They're called Daddy, and they've just announced <i>Let Me Get What I Want</i>, an album/film inspired by the Smiths. You can watch the video for "This Charming Man" below, via Vice.<p>It is not, however, a straight-up cover of the …

YouTube Signs Licensing Deal With Independent Labels

When YouTube announced plans to launch a music subscription service, the company faced resistance from the Worldwide Independent Network (WIN)—an organization that represents independent labels around the world. WIN accused YouTube of lowballing labels and threatening to block content. Following a …

Spotify Founder to Taylor Swift: ‘Our Interests Are Totally Aligned With Yours’

One week after Taylor Swift withdrew her entire catalog from Spotify, dismissing the music-streaming service and calling it “a bit like a grand …

YouTube Unveils New Subscription Service ‘Music Key’

YouTube’s long-awaited song-streaming service, Music Key, will launch Monday in a beta-test mode for “a limited group of people who play the most …

Yoko Ono Reflects on Extraordinary Journey: ‘It’s Easy to Change the World’

On November 9th, 1966, John Lennon walked into London’s Indica Gallery where he met a 33-year-old avant-garde artist named Yoko Ono. The Beatle, …

YouTube Launches Music Subscription Service, YouTube Music Key

YouTube has announced its long-gestating paid subscription service, YouTube Music Key, as <i>Billboard</i> reports. YouTube Music Key will allow ad-free and offline streaming for $9.99 a month (though the initial promotional price is $7.99 a month), which includes music videos <i>and</i> video-free songs. It will …

The Everything Index: Kim Kardashian’s Pavlovian Posterior Experiment

Welcome to another installment of <i>Rolling Stone</i>‘s “Everything Index,” where we rank the week’s pop-culture power players, some of whom even managed to …

On the Charts: Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Continues Reign

I’ve been enjoying that tiny, but significant, uptick in overall album sales the last two weeks. After Taylor Swift‘s <i>1989</i> came out, they’ve been down …

Taylor Swift's Spotify Paycheck Mystery

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Me Against the Music: How Should Fans Behave in the Digital Age?

Rock has always resisted telling audiences how to behave, but smartphone-wielding concertgoers are infuriating artists.<p>Earlier this year, the fans at Hopscotch Music Festival in Raleigh, North Carolina started getting drunk and chatty—as fans at music festivals tend to do. Sun Kil Moon's Mark …

Lorde Covers Jeremih's "Don't Tell 'Em"

Earlier today on BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge, Lorde performed "Yellow Flicker Beat", from her <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1</i> soundtrack... and a cover of Jeremih's hit "Don't Tell 'Em".<p>"I have basically been a really big fan of this song since I first started hearing it around," Lorde said. "I …

Lorde, Haim, Pusha T, Q-Tip, Stromae Team for Mockingjay Song "Meltdown"

Here's another track from the Lorde-curated soundtrack to <i>The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1</i>. Following her song "Yellow Flicker Beat", its Kanye remix, and her collaboration with the Chemical Brothers and Miguel, Lorde shows up once again on "Meltdown", a collaboration with Haim, Pusha T, Q-Tip, …

Chris Cornell Quizzes Jimmy Page About Led Zeppelin’s Glory Days

Jimmy Page, guitarist and sonic architect of the immortal Led Zeppelin, has a book out, also called <i>Jimmy Page</i>. It’s a lavish photographic history of …

Nick Jonas

Nine years ago, when Nick Jonas recorded his first solo album, he was a little-known preteen Christian pop singer covering Steve Winwood. (He was …

Pink Floyd's New Album: The Endless River

It was bassist Roger Waters’ lyric: “Hanging on in quiet desperation is the English way.” But guitarist David Gilmour and keyboard player Richard …