Features Why now is the perfect time for Paramore's return

The wheels are in motion and Paramore are likely looking at a 2022 comeback. And they couldn’t have picked a better time to make their triumphant return…

Features Tom Morello: My life in 10 songs

From Rage Against The Machine to Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band to The Atlas Underground, game-changing guitar hero Tom Morello takes us through 10 pivotal tracks from his career…

The News Turnstile to co-headline 2000trees, more bands added to line-up

Turnstile will be joining Thrice, IDLES and Jimmy Eat World at the top of the bill for next year’s 2000trees.

The News Royal Blood to play opening show at new Swansea Arena

Royal Blood will be the first act ever to headline the new Swansea Arena as part of their Typhoons UK tour.

Reviews Album review: Emigrate – The Persistence Of Memory

Rammstein guitarist Richard Z. Kruspe clears the Emigrate vaults, with varying results…

The News CLT DRP announce 19-date 2022 UK tour

Fresh from playing with Svalbard and Heriot, CLT DRP have announced their own UK shows early next year…

The News Softcult share new single Perfect Blue, announce UK tour dates

Watch the video for Softcult’s new single Perfect Blue, taken from the duo’s upcoming EP Year Of The Snake.

The News Dave Grohl and Greg Kurstin unleash metal cover of Lisa Loeb's Stay

The duo have relaunched their Hanukkah Sessions! project with a very, um, surprising cover of Stay (I Missed You) by Lisa Loeb…

The News Hayley Williams teases Paramore's 2022 return: We can't be 'on a break' forever

Are Paramore going to release the follow-up to 2017’s After Laughter next year?

Features Now Hear This: Pupil Slicer's Kate Davies on the best new hardcore, tech-metal and cyber-grind

Pupil Slicer’s Kate Davies brings you the new bands you need to check out now, including THØTCRIME, Burner and 156/Silence.

The News Tony Iommi shares first new song in eight years, confirms upcoming Ozzy collab

Black Sabbath guitar legend Tony Iommi has unleashed new single and accompanying fragrance Scent Of Dark, and confirmed he’s written a song for Ozzy’s upcoming album…

Features Rancid’s Lars Frederiksen: “The way people are being coddled is why the pendulum is swinging so much. Just because you showed up doesn’t mean you get a f*cking trophy”

Lars Frederiksen on three decades of punk rock, getting over petty sh*t”, going solo, and what’s next for Rancid…

The News Here's the setlist from Enter Shikari's Nothing Is True & Everything Is Possible tour

Enter Shikari’s highly-anticipated Nothing Is True & Everything Is Possible headline tour finally kicked off this week – this is what they played.

The News Listen: Green Day unearth awesome 1998 performance of Hitchin' A Ride

Because cold turkey’s getting stale’ post-Thanksgiving (we see what you did there, guys), Green Day have shared a throwback performance of Hitchin’ A Ride…

The News Kid Bookie drops debut album featuring Slipknot's Corey Taylor, Sid Wilson

Kid Bookie’s long-awaited debut LP Cheaper Than Therapy is finally here – and it features a new version of his collaboration with Slipknot’s Corey Taylor, Stuck In My Ways.

The News Death Blooms announce Life Is Pain 2022 tour

Death Blooms will be hitting the UK next February and March in support of vicious debut album Life Is Pain.

The News Halsey: Approaching Nine Inch Nails to collaborate was "the scariest moment of my life"

Halsey jokes that approaching Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross to work together was like writing a letter to Santa”

Reviews Album review: Swamp Coffin – Noose Almighty

Yorkshire sluggers Swamp Coffin turn hurt into heaviness on crushing debut full-length…

The News Deaf Havana announce "next chapter" as a duo

After almost calling it quits as a band, Deaf Havana are now back as a two-piece – and they’re going to be bringing new music with them…

The News Jared Leto talks Thirty Seconds To Mars' new songs and "the right time" to release them

Thirty Seconds To Mars have between 150 and 200 new songs, according to Jared Leto…

The News Mark Hoppus on blink-182's future: "I'm open to anything"

In a new interview, blink-182’s Mark Hoppus has reflected on his whirlwind 2021, and looked ahead to the band’s future…

Features How the vinyl shortage is affecting the grassroots music scene

Changing timelines, new formats and delayed tours… here’s how and why the vinyl shortage is having such an impact on smaller scenes.