Due in part to the production skills of Rubin, Slayer had been able to synthesise the first five years of the band’s ever evolving thrash metal journey into a singular piece of...
Reflecting his eclectic tastes, Rick Rubin’s American Recordings label covered metal, rock, country and all points in between, establishing its founder as music’s ultimate auteur in the 90s.
Released on 21 April 1992, The Beastie Boys’ Check Your Head changed the course of hip hop, creating the blueprint for all rap-rock strivers to come.
Kanye West announced the release of two albums: a solo album on 1 June and a second an album with collaborator Kid Cudi, due 8 June.
Having established himself as a hardcore punk agitator with Misfits, Danzig's uncompromising vision lead him to heavy metal and the iconic group Danzig.
Slayer were the most evil of the Big Four of thrash metal, and the best Slayer songs prove why they’re hailed as the most influential extreme metal band.
20 lesser-known facts to honour the memory of Johnny Cash, one of the true titans of country music, born on 26 February 1932.
The Smashing Pumpkins, including Billy Corgan, Jimmy Chamberlin and James Iha have returned to the recording studio with producer Rick Rubin.
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Superstar hip-hop artist Eminem has shared a hard-hitting new song, Untouchable, from his forthcoming album Revival, due out in December
Superstar rapper Eminem has revealed the full tracklist for his forthcoming album Revival, due for official release on 15 December 2017
With many of Johnny Cash's rare American Recordings now on a new 9LP box set 'Unearthed', here’s a look back at this prolific recording period.
Showing that the American roots music dubbed “Americana” had infiltrated almost every type of music, reDiscover Johnny Cash’s ‘American II: Unchained’.
uDiscover's playlist covers the best Tom Petty songs from his 38-year album span with the Heartbreakers, his solo work and of course the Traveling Wilburys.
Johnny Cash's acclaimed Unearthed CD box set is to be reissued as a deluxe nine-LP vinyl box set through UMe and American Recordings