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EXCLUSIVE: Green Day on Pre-Show Rituals and Their First Time on the Radio

As Green Day prepares for their massive HELLA MEGA tour with Fall Out Boy and Weezer , the band is thinking back to some of their earliest days. Back before stadium sets and GRAMMY awards, before platinum plaques and Broadway shows, they were a Bay Area band hoping to get heard. “The first time I...
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Mark Hoppus to Blink-182 Fans: 'You All Mean the World to Me'

“What do you love about music,” young journalist William Miller asks guitarist Russell Hammond at the end of the film “Almost Famous.” Hammond’s reply: “To begin with, everything.” For Mark Hoppus , part of that “everything” is the impact Blink-182 ’s music has on their fans. The bassist/singer was...
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Watch Our RADIO.COM Live Storyteller Performance With The Lumineers

Just days removed for their ambitious third album, III , The Lumineers are joining RADIO.COM for a special Storyteller performance on Friday September 20. The band will play a few selections off of their deeply affecting new LP along with some fan favorites, sharing stories behind the songs. You...
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Weezer, The Killers, and More Honor Ric Ocasek

Ric Ocasek died Sunday at the age of 75, immediately setting off a flood of tributes from fans and artists impacted by the frontman from The Cars . Not only was Ocasek the leader of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group, but he also became a prolific producer, working with artists like No Doubt ,...
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R.E.M. Releases Lost Track to Benefit Bahamas Hurricane Victims

R.E.M. is going deep into the vault to dig up a previously unreleased song for a good cause. The alt rock band from Athens, GA has shared “Fascinating” via Bandcamp . Fans can download the track for $2 with the proceeds going to hurricane victims in the Bahamas. The track first appeared on the...
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The Lumineers Share a Story of Sadness on ‘III’

From the first somber notes on the piano to the last sustained echoing strum of the guitar, The Lumineers fit a lifetime of pain, and generations of sadness into their new album III . Told in three acts through three members of the fictional Sparks family, the band sings about addiction passed down...
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Milky Chance Catch a Fresh Vibe in Trippy Video for 'The Game'

Milky Chance hits the road and enter a giant bowling ball in their magical new video for, “The Game.” The pair has unwrapped the latest song from their upcoming third album, Mind The Moon , and it’s a confident piece of pop. Standing on the strutting groove the duo does best, bobbing and building...
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EXCLUSIVE: The Pixies Take Us Inside 'Beneath the Eyrie'

When the Pixies release a new album, people pay attention. Whether it’s the laundry list of artists who claim the Boston alt gods among their influences, or the fans who counted themselves among the cool kids because they knew their music, everyone wants to hear what they’re going to say next –...
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Kendrick Lamar, Not Donald Trump Inspired Green Day's New Album

We’re still five months away from Green Day releasing their new album, Father Of All Motherf***ers , but we’re already getting a few hints about their sound. In a string of interviews surrounding the announcement of the HELLA MEGA Tour with Weezer and Fall Out Boy , Billie Joe Armstrong and company...
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Green Day Performs 'Father of All…' Live for the First Time at the Whisky a Go Go

Tuesday was a monster day for Green Day , Weezer and Fall Out Boy that didn’t end until after midnight on the East Coast. The three huge bands started by each debuting new songs and announcing a joint stadium tour. Then it was off to the legendary Whisky a Go Go on the Sunset Strip for a once in a...
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