Red Hot Chili Peppers

Portugal. The Man's 'Feel It Still' Ties Record for Longest-Leading Alternative Songs No. 1

The tune spends its 19th week at No. 1, tying Muse's "Madness" for the longevity mark.<p>A record that stood in the rock world for nearly five years has …

Imagine Dragons

Karen O Is (Still) Pushing Boundaries

More From Music Monday<p>20 articles<p>Au Revoir Simone's Annie Hart Forgives Herself<p>Ché Aimee Dorval On The Power of Collaboration<p>The Unwavering …

Why November 21st Matters In Rock History

It’s November 21st and here are some reasons why this day matters in rock history:<p>In 1991, <b>Aerosmith</b> made a guest appearance on the “Flaming Moe’s” …

Music

NPR Music 10: 2007

<b>March 20, 2007</b><p>Robert Glasper includes "J Dillalude" on <i>In My Element</i><p>One year after the death of pioneering hip-hop producer J Dilla, this impressionistic tribute appeared on an album by the Robert Glasper Trio — underlining Dilla's beat science as a relevant mode for acoustic jazz, in the right …

Music

Pearl Jam & Red Hot Chili Peppers Members Announce Seattle Supergroup With Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell, his doppelganger Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith, Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready, and Brandi Carlile will unite on February …

Will Ferrell

Lil Peep’s Brother Calls His Death an ‘Accident’: He Was ‘Super Happy with Where He Was in Life’

News of Lil Peep’s death shocked fans and ignited a conversation on addiction and mental health, but his older brother Karl Åhr, who goes by Oskar, …

Lil Peep

Lil Peep's Final Interview: He Discusses Sexuality, Love for Anthony Kiedis & More

Prior to his untimely death this Thursday (Nov. 16), up-and-coming emo rapper Lil Peep captured a certain fascination from fans with his unique sound …

Music

Lil Peep Talked Red Hot Chili Peppers, Plans for the Future in Newly Published Interview

Rising emo rapper Lil Peep died Wednesday night (November 15) at the way-too-young age of 21, following a suspected drug overdose. Today, <i>Paper</i> …

Lil Peep

Parcels: Australia's answers to Beach Boys and Daft Punk

Parcels is the story of five young Australians from Byron Bay who chose music over surfing. The band is now based in Berlin and is lighting up the …

Daft Punk

Mac DeMarco interview: 'I've never been into those bands who pull the supercool rock-star thing'

Canadian singer-songwriter Mac DeMarco's lo-fi rock is the hottest ticket in town but he'll always be the sloppy prairie kid at heart, he tells David …

Van Halen

In Conversation: Lil Peep

Writing about death is one of the most difficult things to do as a music journalist, particularly when it’s so untimely.<p>Just 12 hours ago, Gustav …

David Bowie

The San Francisco Concerts and Shows Guaranteed to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

In San Francisco, the holiday season doesn’t bring snowfall or smoking chimneys, but we make our own traditions. Here are some of locals' favorite …

Travel

Birmingham German Christmas Market food and drink price guide

Birmingham's German Market has opened for 2017.<p>It will be in Victoria Square and New Street from Thursday, November 16, to Sunday, December 24.<p>This …

Birmingham, UK

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer joined Kansas band for epic jam session

The Kansas Jayhawks band shared an amazing moment with Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith during the Jayhawks’ win over Kentucky in the Champions Classic in Chicago on Wednesday.<p>Smith played <i>Fire</i> with them while wearing a KU hat, and it was so incredibly cool.<p>“Thanks for the jam,” Smith wrote …

Sports

Tour the goodies in Universal Audio 9.4 - including an Empirical Distressor

Universal Audio are here with their winter lineup – the latest processing tools for their hardware platform – now including a sought-after compressor.<p>…

Guitar

The Uncomfortable Disregard For Legendary Rockers’ Sexual Misconduct

Can one separate an egregious transgression such as sexual misconduct from an established and celebrated career of work? What if those transgressions …

Anthony Kiedis

Watch Dave Grohl Join Guns N' Roses to Perform 'Paradise City' in Tulsa

Foo Fighters' Wednesday night concert at same Oklahoma arena brings former adversaries together onstage<p>Guns N' Roses closed out their Tuesday night …

Music

20 Of The Greatest Rock Star Insults Of All Time

Living the life of a rock star is something of a dying art form.<p>Even Liam Gallagher has had to resort to making his own tea these days, although we …

Axl Rose

Nirvana ‘Blowing Up’ In Front Of Pearl Jam Revealed By 90’s Rock Icon

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith detailed the band’s 1991 tour with Pearl Jam and Nirvana in a new BUILD interview. “I met Dave, I saw Dave …

Nirvana

Full Trunk shows us what they got

The Tel Aviv-based blues-rock band reflect on everyday struggles in Israel on their new dance album.<p>Full Trunk is overflowing with unusual pairings: …

Israel

Comedians raise money for vets by poking fun at Trump

Top comedians Jon Stewart, Conan O’Brian and Trevor Noah performed last week at the 11th annual Stand Up for Heroes event — and although the show …

Entertainment

Gonna Fly Now

Link<i>Getting strong now!</i> Russian musician Logachev Andrey turns in a memeworthy performance of Bill Conti’s <i>Gonna Fly Now</i> from <i>Rocky,</i> playing all parts …

Full Show Audio: Spafford Welcomes Dave Bruzza For Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover In Fort Collins

Last night Spafford continued their fall tour with a gig at the Aggie Theatre in Fort Collins, Colorado. The rising jam act played two set show that …

Festivals

Are These the Top 10 Hardest Rock Songs to Play on Guitar?

WatchMojo.com posts top-10 "list" videos about just about everything. They've done lists about spaceships, explosions, deaths you didn't see coming, …

Guitar

Chad Smith Of The Red Hot Chili Peppers On Bringing The Foo Fighters To Play The Greek Acropolis

“We’ve done some crazy things over the last twenty years, but I think this might be the craziest thing the Foo Fighters have ever done,” Dave Grohl says as he stands alone on a stage, looking out incredulously at the wall of people filling out the historic Greek Acropolis in the first few minutes …

Music

See Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith Talk Foo Fighters' Historic Acropolis Gig

Concert special hosted by veteran drummer will air tonight as part of PBS' 'Landmarks Live in Concert' series<p>When Chad Smith's friend, producer Dan …

Music

Dave Grohl & Red Hot Chili Peppers Drummer At Nude Beach Will Blow Your Mind

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith discussed going to a nude beach with Dave Grohl while Foo Fighters were in Greece to film their PBS …

Dave Grohl

Chad Smith and Taylor Hawkins explain how they balance parenthood with the rock star lifestyle

When the Foo Fighters were offered the opportunity to perform at one of the oldest theaters in the world, they didn’t think twice to say yes — and they made sure to have a beloved comrade join them for the ride.<p>Back in July, the rock band headed to Greece where they held a concert at the Odeon of …

Entertainment

TAKE 10: CODES

10 tunes that inspired Codes<p>Cracking the proverbial cypher of sound isn’t as simple as say, remembering the code to your gym locker. Making it look …

Jimi Hendrix

John Oliver is waiting for a good argument in favor of AR-15s

“Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver has been in the U.S. since 2006, but still doesn't completely understand America’s gun culture.<p>“It’s hard …

John Oliver