We sit down with Myles Kennedy and Mark Tremonti of Altar Bridge and get their opinions on some new songs, from Van Halen to Bon Iver.
In the doc, which features luscious shots of Wisconsin (yes, Vernon has returned to the woods), the band talks about touring Japan and becoming a real band. They also tease a bit of new music.
After some delay, the companion to Peter Gabriel covering other people’s songs on ‘Scratch My Back’ sees the light of day, featuring Arcade Fire, Lou Reed, Randy Newman and more.
Fans of Bon Iver’s quiet and haunting songs will find Volcano Choir’s music right up their alley. The experimental collaboration offers a familiar sound, just a bit richer and louder.
It is anti-marketing, anti-racism, anti-materialist, anti-corporation and anti-being part of the norm. As West says when introducing it, “This album is all about giving” — he paused for effect — “no f***s at all.”
Frank Ocean says he’s been listening to a lot of Beach Boys and Beatles while making his next album, and it’s inspired him. Here’s the artists we wish he’d get inspired by for his new music.