Paul McCartney explains his name

McCartney's given name is James Paul McCartney, and his father has the same name.


Jack’s Mannequin reuniting for anniversary tour

All members of the original Jack's Mannequin line-up have signed up to go on the U.S. tour, which will hit up 10 cities starting on New Year's Eve.


Mexican Beatles fans attempt costume record

Music fans in Mexico sought to break the world record for gathering together the largest number of people dressed as members of iconic band The Beatles.


Adele’s ’25’ continues to smash records

British singer Adele's new album sold a record 3.38 million U.S. copies in its first full week, Nielsen Music said, becoming the biggest-selling album of 2015 in an astonishing feat for an era when artists rarely top 1 million.


This week’s top alternative tracks

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Jack White launches new Third Man Records store in Detroit

Rocker Jack White has launched his first Third Man Records venture in his native Detroit.


Adele announces tour

Adele, whose latest album "25" has smashed sales records in its first week of release, announced on Thursday she would begin a 15-week concert tour.


Unsolved: 6 rockers and rappers whose deaths remain a mystery

These six unsolved deaths bring the ugly underbelly of the music industry to the surface. We pair each artist with their swan song hit.


Ringo Starr is selling copy No. 1 of the ‘White Album’

Looking for a unique Christmas gift? It'll only cost you a cool $60 grand.


Foo Fighters dedicate free album to Paris victims

The band has been teasing a new release with a countdown on their official website over the last few weeks, and they have finally unveiled a collection of five songs, titled "Saint Cecilia."


Coldplay using Obama clip on upcoming track

The British band, fronted by Chris Martin, has long since known the American politician is a fan of its music, but his decision to let the rockers feature him on a track has been a surprising one.


Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy releasing memoir

The star has been commissioned to pen the book, which will include stories of his life and career, as well as his thoughts on the music industry.


One Direction wins big at American Music Awards, Paris takes spotlight

British boy band One Direction swept the top honors at Sunday's American Music Awards, while a sorrowful tribute to the victims of the attacks in Paris lent a somber note to a night of otherwise vibrant performances.


Willie Nelson recovering from stem cell operation to save his lungs

The country legend has been forced to postpone his upcoming tour with Merle Haggard.


Adele’s ’25’: Streaming or not, a monster hit before its release

The "Hello" hitmaker's latest album is expected to be a worldwide hit.


Willie Nelson makes country music history

The musician is in some pretty elite company.


Music by Fleetwood Mac, Roberta Flack among Grammy Hall of Fame inductees

A total of 26 albums and songs across all genres that are at least 25 years old, were selected by a committee put together by the Recording Academy - hosts of the annual Grammy Awards - to be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.


Dave Grohl to take on Animal in ‘Muppets’ drum-off

The Foo Fighters star will be a part of an upcoming episode of "The Muppets."


Roger Waters revisits ‘The Wall’

The Pink Floyd star is revisiting "The Wall" to make it less about him and more about anyone affected by war.


Rolling Stones could start work on a new album by Christmas

Ronnie Wood let the news slip during an interview earlier this week, revealing he and his bandmates are hoping to hit the studio next month to start work on what will be their first album since 2005's "A Bigger Bang."

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