Tag Archives: rock music

  • ‘MC5 Total Assault’ Box Set Coming in September

    ‘MC5 Total Assault’ Box Set Coming in September

    MC5 is one of the most underrated rock bands of all time, and their debut album Kick Out the Jams is yet another member of the 2018 50th Anniversary Club. To commemorate the occasion, we’re getting a comprehensive box set of the band’s (unfortunately not very prolific) recorded outfit, entitled MC5 Total Assault. If you’re not familiar with […]

  • ‘Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin’: The Official Led Zeppelin Book

    ‘Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin’: The Official Led Zeppelin Book

    Led Zeppelin, like the Big Mac, turns 50 this year. And to commemorate, the surviving members of the band are going to get back together, head to their local Mickey D’s, and eat Big Macs until they drop from exhaustion, just like the old world tour days. Just kidding, they’re putting out Led Zeppelin by Led […]

  • ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Official Trailer (Video)

    A little over two months ago, we got our first look at the upcoming Freddie Mercury/Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. Now, the film’s official trailer has premiered online, as well as an official (and extensive) plot synopsis. here’s an excerpt: “The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They […]

  • ‘The Beatles’ 50th Anniversary Edition on the Way

    ‘The Beatles’ 50th Anniversary Edition on the Way

    In a recent interview with DIY, Beatle Paul McCartney confirmed what many Beatles fans had already assumed was on the way: A special, 50th anniversary edition of The Beatles, better known to the general public as “The White Album.” And good news, folks — according to Paul, it’s “really good”:  “It’s all in place. I’ve just got […]

  • ‘Beastie Boys Book’ Coming in October

    ‘Beastie Boys Book’ Coming in October

    A long in the works book centered on universally adored band the Beastie Boys finally has a release date, and even better, Beastie Boys Book is now available for pre-order. As you might expect given the subject matter, it’s not a typical rock memoir or autobiography: “With a style as distinctive and eclectic as a Beastie Boys […]

  • ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: Queen’s Freddie Mercury Biopic (Teaser)

    ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: Queen’s Freddie Mercury Biopic (Teaser)

    There have been rumblings about a biopic of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury for a while now, including those regarding Sacha Baron Cohen being cast, as well as the film’s troubled production and the exit of director Bryan Singer. But it’s all coming together now, and Bohemian Rhapsody finally has a new teaser trailer online. In case “Rami Malek […]

  • ‘Appetite for Destruction: Locked N’ Loaded’ $1000 Box Set (Video)

    ‘Appetite for Destruction: Locked N’ Loaded’ $1000 Box Set (Video)

    Maybe you consider yourself a fan of pioneering rock band Guns N’ Roses, despite all the trials and tribulations that such fans have had to endure over the last couple decades. But even then, it’s statistically unlikely that you’re enough of a fan to plunk down nearly a thousand dollars on the new Appetite for Destruction: […]

  • ‘The Killers Career Vinyl Box’ Coming Soon

    ‘The Killers Career Vinyl Box’ Coming Soon

    Hey, have you ever wanted to own every Killers record in one box? In a month and a half you’ll be able to, as that’s when the descriptively titled box set The Killers Career Vinyl Box comes out. Here’s the full contents: Hot Fuss (2004, LP) Sam’s Town (2006, LP) Sawdust (2007, 2LP) Day & Age (2008) […]