Pete Wentz Picks His Lollapalooza Playlist

They say you can never go back home again. Not unless you’re former Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz. Not only is he coming back to his childhood home of Chicago this weekend, but he’s gearing up to play the biggest gig so far with his new band, Black Cards, at the city’s signature summer… Read more »

U2′s Classy Amy Winehouse Salute Reminds Us Of Classic Tribute Songs

show||video|675924| At the Minneapolis, Minn., stop on their record-shattering “360 Tour,” U2 dedicated “Stuck In A Moment You Can’t Get Out Of” to the late Amy Winehouse, who passed away Saturday at the age of 27. “We wrote this next song for Michael Hutchence, but you will understand tonight if we play it for Amy… Read more »

U2 and Beyonce Rock The Glastonbury Music Festival

This weekend in Pilton, England, the Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts thrilled more than 170,000 festivalgoers with sets from Coldplay, U2, Beyonce, Radiohead, Queens of the Stone Age, Morissey, Wu-Tang Clan, Paul Simon, Fleet Foxes, Bright Eyes, Lykke Li, Kesha, Cee-Lo Green, Big Boi, Crystal Castles and hundreds of other big-name musicians. Founded by… Read more »

A Primer On Glastonbury, One of The World’s Biggest Music Festivals

By Zachary Swickey Here in the U.S. we’ve seen a dramatic rise in the number of music festivals being offered ever year, and the size and scope of some of them are nothing short of impressive … unless you know about the Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts, known to most simply as Glastonbury. You’ve… Read more »

MTV’s Musical March Madness: Coheed And Cambria Vs. Vampire Weekend

It’s MTV’s second annual Musical March Madness! MTV News took the 64 biggest names in rock, split them up into four regions, assigned them seeds and puts them up against one another in a single-elimination series of match-ups in a winner-take-all contest. We’re leaving it to you to decide an actual champ in this field… Read more »

MTV’s Musical March Madness: The First Round!

It’s MTV’s second annual Musical March Madness! MTV News took the 64 biggest names in rock, split them up into four regions, assigned them seeds and puts them up against one another in a single-elimination series of match-ups in a winner-take-all contest. We’re leaving it to you to decide an actual champ in this field… Read more »

Adele, ‘Jersey Shore’ Take Over This Week’s ‘Late Night Lineup’

Remarkably, several of the late night talk shows did not take President’s Day (Monday, February 21) off, so if you’re reading this right now you have already missed the likes of Adele (who absolutely smoldered during a performance on Monday night’s “The Late Show With David Letterman”), Good Charlotte (who rocked the early morning crowd… Read more »

Corin Tucker Doesn’t Know What’s Next

If you happen to be in the Washington, D.C. area on Friday night (October 29), you’ll have the last opportunity to catch the supremely excellent Corin Tucker Band live in concert for the time being (unless you live in Japan, where you’ll have three chances to catch them on a short jaunt after Thanksgiving). The… Read more »