Author Archives: GoldMark

The Best Four-Album Run in Rock: Roundtable

The only thing harder than starting a hot streak is maintaining one. Rock history is filled with artists who failed to improve upon or even match the promise of a particularly successful album. Of course, rock’s true legends have proven themselves to be capable of repeatedly surpassing themselves, sharpening and refining their skills while conquering […]

Bones UK ‘Won’t Settle’ On Their New Single Featuring Queens Of The Stone Age’s Mike Shuman

BONES UK have dropped their latest single and video for ‘Won’t Settle’, featuring Queens of the Stone Age bassist Mike Shuman (aka ‘Mikey Shoes’). Image credit: Jason Denton The new track marks the rock duo’s first release of the year, following their ‘Ride’ single in October, which tackled toxic masculinity head-on. It’s also a track […]

Ye Allegedly Launching Adult Film Studio

Ye is allegedly consulting with Stormy Daniels’ ex-husband to launch an adult film studio. Ye Allegedly Planning to Start Yeezy Porn On Tuesday (April 23), TMZ reported that a Yeezy representative confirmed the Chicago rapper is toying with the idea of launching a pornography brand. The rep also claimed Ye is currently in talks with Mike Moz, the ex-husband of former porn […]

The Guy Who Helped Both Foreigner and Peter Frampton to Rock Hall

If not for a missed royalty check, Rick Wills might not have heard about tryouts for Foreigner. He collected a whopping $35,000 stipend for co-writing Peter Frampton‘s “Do You Feel Like We Do,” secured the job with Foreigner and left years later as their longest-serving bassist. Both Foreigner and Frampton are now going into the […]

Knocked Loose Collab With Poppy On Ferocious New Single ‘Suffocate’

Knocked Loose continue to tantalise us over their forthcoming album, teaming up with Poppy for the brilliant, unrelenting new single ‘Suffocate’. Image credit: Brock Fetch (Knocked Loose) / Garrett Nicholson (Poppy) Taken from the band’s highly-anticipated forthcoming album ‘You Won’t Go Before You’re Supposed To’, which is set for release on May 10 via Pure […]

SLIPKNOT Adds Two Mexican Dates To Their 25th Anniversary Tour

Slipknot is slowly unveiling all their tour dates around the 25th anniversary of their 1999 self-titled debut album. Slipknot has now posted two Mexican dates for November – including their first-ever headlining show in Mexico City – which you can find below alongside the European dates. Tickets are available here. 11/8 MEX Guadalajara, Calle211/9 MEX […]

10 Famous Singers from Kentucky

Kentucky, often celebrated for its bluegrass roots and bourbon heritage, boasts a rich cultural tapestry that extends to the realm of music. In the heart of America’s South, this state has birthed some of the most influential voices in the music industry. From soulful ballads to foot-stomping country tunes, Kentucky has been a cradle for […]

Rihanna’s Instagram Profile Picture Change: Reaction

For years now, the most iconic part of Rihanna’s online identity has been her Instagram profile image. You know the one: It’s a simplistic and relatively crude illustration of an expressionless character with curly hair on its head. As Vulture notes, the image dates back to 2014, so it was there for Anti, it was […]

Watch Slash Tear Through Guns N’ Roses Deep Cut ‘Perfect Crime’

Slash gave fans at Budapest’s MVM Dome a special treat on Friday, dusting off the Guns N’ Roses deep cut “Perfect Crime” for the first time with his solo band. You can watch the performance below. Bassist Todd Kerns handled lead vocals on the high-speed Use Your Illusion I rocker, approximating Axl Rose‘s alley-cat howl with ease. It’s one of several GN’R deep cuts […]

The Menzingers To Play Three ‘Rented World’ Tenth Anniversary Shows

The Menzingers are set to celebrate the tenth anniversary of their ‘Rented World’ album with a trio of shows, including in their adopted hometown of Philadelphia, and two nights in London. Image credit: Danielle Dubois The three shows will take place this winter, with one night in Philly (where the majority of the original ‘Rented […]