Taylor Swift sets a record for the highest debut in the history of Billboard's Adult Pop Songs radio airplay chart, where "Shake It Off" blasts in at No. 9. On the Pop Songs chart, "Shake" soars in at No. 12, tying the record for the best-ever launch.
I’m never going to tell God what he can and can’t do, so I won’t say Memphis aren’t going to be the next Metallica. But I will say there’s a chance that we won’t be. I have the ability, the means and resources to do something like this solo album, so there was absolutely no reason why I shouldn’t have made it. But I want to make it really clear that Memphis are my priority.
Grimes has penned a blog where she states she will not be donating money from the Ice Bucket Challenge to the ALS Association because they test on animals. In a statement to the Daily Banter, an ALSA spokesperson has responded:
Significant advances have been made in ALS and other neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s Disease and Parkinson’s Disease using model systems such as rodents, flies and worms to better understand disease mechanisms and to develop therapies. With advances in technology made possible through research funding from the ALS Association, different approaches to minimize the use of these model systems are being developed. Similar to organizations globally, the ALS...
According to Kiley, Driscoll's steady "fall from grace" provides an illustration about how power can corrupt even the best of us. Kiley was loaned a copy of Driscoll's high school yearbook, which was a testament to how charismatic and likable he was: his many accolades included Most Likely to Succeed and Nicest Guy. "He wasn't always this macho, chest-thumping, I'm-gonna-kick-the-shit-out-of-you guy," said Kiley. There was a time, he said, when Driscoll genuinely seemed to want to help people.
Tour dates for Ryan Adams… with special guest.. ME! This is gonna be a fun one, to be on the road with my pal and former metal head in crime. i’m gonna be playing a lot of new stuff from the new record (which will be ready for release by the Tour) and some familiar jams too. Me, a guitar or 3, and new songs to boot… what’s NOT to get excited about?? i would love to see as many familiar faces as possible so please click HERE to get tickets before they all sell out (they will..) this will be the only time to see me this year, so...
Eminem's new single, "Guts Over Fear," featuring Sia can be heard in the replies. The song is taken off the upcoming two-disc compilation, ShadyXV, which features the biggest tracks from Shady Records -- it's out November 28th.
All the way from Australia, What's Left Is Yours play an old-school, fast-paced style of pop-punk. We are offering their song "Mexico" up for free download today. The track comes from their new self-titled EP. Fans of Dude Ranch-era Blink-182 and the like should enjoy this one.
According to Amazon and iTunes, Slipknot's new album is tilted .5: The Gray Chapter. It's due out October 21st via Roadrunner Records. The artwork is in the replies. Expect an official announcement soon.
4. The Devil In I
10. The One That Kills The Least
12. Be Prepared For Hell
13. The Negative One
14. If Rain Is What You Want
15. Override (Bonus Track)
16. The Burden (Bonus Track)
An unfinished Drake song has leaked onto the internet with the title "Views From The 6," which is also the name of his reported upcoming album. It features an unknown rapper by the name of E Batt, and while it was speculated that he was the one behind the leak, he has since come out and said it wasn't him. You can hear the track over at Stereogum, though I wouldn't expect it to be up for long.
We will be doing one last record and close the final chapter of A Loss For Words journey at the end of 2015. We will announce more in detail the next few days as we gather our thoughts on how to even attempt to explain our love for this band and the support you have all given us. It's hard to show how grateful we truly are! Stay tuned. We plan on making 2015 the best year this bands ever seen!