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FESTIVAL PREVIEW: 10 Cover Songs We Hope To Hear at Riot Fest Chicago

Nothing gets a festival crowd going like a good cover tune, so it’s no surprise that many of my favorite memories from Riot Fest 2013 involved covers. The festival opened on Friday afternoon with Hatebreed paying tribute to fallen Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman with their cover of “Ghosts of War,” during which Jamey Jasta made […]

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Iggy Pop writing new material with The Stooges

Iggy Pop has revealed that he and James Williamson, the guitarist in his band The Stooges, have been writing new material together. Ten tracks have been written and Iggy Pop confirms that they will continue to “keep writing,” although he refused to confirm whether or not the songs would be released as a studio album.

Nominees For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Provided by Pitchfork Can you believe ABBA isn’t in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame yet? How about the Stooges? Genesis? Kiss? All of those artists– and eight more– will have the chance to join the institution’s ranks in 2010. The Rock Hall’s official site has announced next year’s nominees. And they are… ABBA […]