Metallica have released a demo of Master Of Puppets, the title track from their classic 1986 album which is be given a deluxe reissue
The influential career of Isaac Hayes will be anthologised by Craft Recordings with the 22 September 2017 release of The Spirit of Memphis (1962-1976).
The death has been announced of Harold Pendleton, the founder of London's legendary Marquee Club and also the Reading Festival
Breakthrough country artist Brett Young completed a debut run of shows in the UK and Ireland last week on Lady Antebellum's You Look Good tour,
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
Leroy Van Dyke will appear at the Grand Ole Opry's Opry Country Classics at the Ryman Auditorium on 19 October 2017, 55 years after his Opry induction.
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.