Black Sabbath has announced they will be releasing their first new album with Ozzy Osbourne since 1978 in June. The album is titled 13 and is the band's ninth with Osbourne and its 19th overall, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Black Sabbath's lineup now includes Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi, and bassist Geezer Butler along with drummer Brad Wilk of Rage Against...
Kylie Minogue has split with her manager of 25 years, Terry Blamey, who is responsible for launching the Australian singer's career. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Minogue and Blamey go back to her 1987 debut single, “The Loco-Motion," and he was there for her very first concert in Tokyo in 1990. Blamey was given the Peter Grant Award at the Artists...
Actor and banjo player Steve Martin and folk singer Edie Brickell have announced they will be releasing an album together in April titled Love Has Come For You. The collaborative album will be released on April 23, features 13 “eloquently rootsy compositions," as stated by Rounder Records, and is “a substantial departure, as well as a creative milestone, for both...
Zak Bagans, known for investigating and getting locked down in some of the creepiest places in the world on Ghost Adventures, joined forces with Praga Khan of Lords of Acid to blend together enticing beats and his interactions with spirits to create NecroFusion. Bagans compared working with Khan to finding a film director to portray your life story and even...
Jay-Z and Kanye West's "No Church In The Wild" played during the trailer for The Great Gatsby and now it has been confirmed that Jay-Z is writing the score of the film with Jeymes Samuel of The Bullitts. "Jay-Z and myself have been working tirelessly on the score for the upcoming #CLASSIC The Great Gatsby! It is too DOPE for...
Jim Simpson, who is a British recording industry veteran as well as the man who discovered the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, is working to get Ozzy Osbourne's hometown airport named after the rocker. After attempts to organize a Black Sabbath Day in Birmingham, England recently stalled, Simpson decided renaming the airport would be a better option in order to...
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, the Oscar-nominated composer, passed away at the age of 76 on Christmas Eve. According to the Guardian, Bennett was one of Britain's most versatile and talented composers and performers. He passed away in New York, his adopted home city. The composer received Oscar nominations for scoring works like Murder on the Orient Express, Nicholas and Alexandra and...
Despite criticizing the music festival for its pricey tickets and exclusive contracts, Deadmau5 has announced that he will return to help celebrate Ultra Music Festival’s 15th anniversary in March. The DJ tweeted, "Well, I caved in... There was just too many of you guys asking me to play at ultra this year, so im doin it for you guys! :)...
Meredith Israel Thomas, former RCA Records publicist, passed away Thursday night at the age of 39 after battling breast cancer for three years. "After an epic and inspirational struggle Meredith passed away at 11.11pm last night! We were all with her holding her hands and telling her how much we loved her as she fought so hard for her last...
Lee Dorman, the bassist for the rock band Iron Butterfly, has passed away at the age of 70 in Orange County, California. According to The Huffington Post, Orange County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Gail Krause said that Dorman was found dead in his vehicle Friday morning and a coroner's investigation is under way. No foul play is suspected. Iron Butterfly rose to...