It may be a cliché to suggest that the world’s greatest rock bands need to traverse their "difficult third album", yet over the years that’s a tag that has frequently been attached...
Iain Shedden, formerly drummer with The Saints and mod revivalists The Jolt and an respected Australian music journalist has died aged 60
Legendary Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has opened a new music college, the British And Irish Modern Music Institute in Birmingham
Country star Keith Urban has been chosen as one of the keynote speakers at the 2018 SXSW Festival in March 2018 in Austin, Texas
Nine Inch Nails duo Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross have recorded a new version of John Carpenter's classic horror film theme Halloween
Tears For Fears still Rule The World with their new greatest hits collection including all their best known songs and two new tracks
The DVD release of Black Sabbath's concert film The End documents the band's final show in Birmingham, closing a monumental chapter in rock history
Ultimate, the news best of collection from Canadian singer-songwriter Bryan Adams includes two new songs, Please Stay and Ultimate Love
Taylor Swift has announced the arrival of her forthcoming social media app, The Swift Life, which is expected to be available for fans later in 2017
The Sound Of Vinyl, a new platform which allows music fans to discover and buy vinyl via text message, has launched with curation from Henry Rollins.
INXS will premiere the Dolby Atmos -enhanced edition of their album 'Kick' in Sydney, Australia, on 24 October with Giles Martin and INXS’s Andrew Farriss.
Grammys Greatest Stories 60th anniversary - a two-hour TV special on US television network CBS is to air during November 2017
Pittsburgh punks Anti-Flag are hosting a free art show in London ahead of the release of their new album American Fall out on 3 November
Detroit rapper Eminem blasted US President Donald Trump in an intense freestyle rap shown at the 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards in Miami, Florida
The soundtrack album for Walt Disney's new 21 minute featurette Olaf's Frozen Adventure will be released in all formats on 3 November 2017