Watch Miley Cyrus, Joan Jett and Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! Perform the Replacements’ ‘Androgynous’ (Video)

Watch Miley Cyrus, Joan Jett and Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! Perform the Replacements’ ‘Androgynous’ (Video)

Earlier this week, Miley Cyrus launched a new web performance series called Backyard Sessions. The endeavor is geared around bringing attention to Cyrus’ new nonprofit organization Happy Hippy, whose mission statement is “…to rally young people to fight injustice facing homeless youth, LGBT youth and other vulnerable populations.” Friday morning, Cyrus unveiled a new performance […]

Buzz: Producer/Songwriter/Filmmaker Kim Fowley Has Passed Away

Buzz: Producer/Songwriter/Filmmaker Kim Fowley Has Passed Away

Producer/songwriter/filmmaker/actor Kim Fowley has apparently passed away…according to Andrew Loog Oldham, longtime producer and Rolling Stones manager. R.I.P the forever lovable rock'n roll rogue with a heart of gold – MR. KIM FOWLEY — Andrew Loog Oldham (@loogoldham) January 15, 2015 Billboard has since confirmed Fowley’s passing after an extended battle with bladder cancer. We […]

2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced

2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees Announced

The list of nominees for inclusion into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame were announced for 2015. The candidates: Green Day The Smiths N.W.A. Lou Reed Stevie Ray Vaughan Sting Nine Inch Nails Joan Jett & the Blackhearts The Paul Butterfield Blues Band Chic Kraftwerk The Spinners War Bill Withers the Marvelettes For more […]

Lita Ford: The Bitch is Back (The Interview)

Lita Ford: The Bitch is Back (The Interview)

The original Queen of Noise, Lita Ford, has returned with a new live album, The Bitch is Back, named after her rockin’ cover of the Elton John ‘70s classic. Having dropped out of the music business back in the mid ‘90s for almost 15 years, Ford has thankfully returned to reclaim her mantle as metal’s […]

Roger Daltrey and Joan Jett Perform ‘Summertime Blues’ at Children’s Hospital Charity (Video)

Roger Daltrey and Joan Jett Perform ‘Summertime Blues’ at Children’s Hospital Charity (Video)

On Monday evening, Roger Daltrey of the Who and Joan Jett performed in Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center at the Teen Cancer America Benefit Concert for The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. After paying their own solo sets, the two music icons joined forces for a rendition of Eddie Cochran‘s classic hit Summertime Blues – watch their performance […]

Joan Jett Forced to Switch Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats Due to Vegetarianism

Joan Jett Forced to Switch Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats Due to Vegetarianism

Rocker Joan Jett was supposed to participate in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade representing South Dakota, but she has been forced to switch to another float after farmers protested the fact that she’s a practicing vegetarian. As CNN reported, a group of ranchers in South Dakota took offense to Jett representing their state. A quote […]