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"I like to think of myself more like a student," says Questlove, who nevertheless takes on the role of teacher in his excellent new book, Creative Quest, which combines concrete creative strategies with anecdotes from his own musical life and those of his heroes and collaborators. The Roots' co-leader joined host Brian Hiatt on a recent Rolling Stone Music Now podcast and shared some of

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Bassist Johnny Christ reveals the band will continue their association with the video gaming franchise and discusses the new track.

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Neil Portnow, president and CEO of the Recording Academy, the organization that oversees the Grammy Awards, announced that he will step down at the end of his contract next summer.

Portnow did not give a specific reason for stepping down. In a statement released by the organization, the executive, who has led the group for 16 years, said, “When I had the honor of being selected to lead

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Johnny Marr has unveiled his new video for "Walk into the Sea." The song hails from his upcoming third solo album, Call the Comet, which will be released on June 15th.

Marr co-directed the clip alongside Mat Bancroft. The visuals find him and his band performing bathed in blue light flanked by a

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The band will be in the company of rock and roll royalty as Roger Glover and Ian Paice are will read the citation welcoming the metal titans as the 2018 laureates.

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Pusha-T said Drake's explanation of his blackface photo "doesn't change my view at all," during an interview with Los Angeles' Real 92.3

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The 1975 unveiled the new song "Give Yourself a Try," which is the first offering from their upcoming album A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships.

"Give Yourself a Try" is centered around a twisting guitar riff. Singer Matt Healy's serene voice

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You may not know Australia’s Witchskull yet, but you’ll recognize their influences immediately. Stream the new album in full to find out.

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Even though he’s never heard them. He also describes Stone Sour, Black Veil Brides and Three Days Grace.

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Elvis Presley's legendary television special Elvis, better known as the "'68 Comeback Special," will be screened in movie theaters this summer to mark the 50th anniversary of its airing. The screenings will take place on Presley's death, August 16th, and again on August 20th.

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