Metallica's Danish-born drummer Lars Ulrich has been knighted by the Danish Crown Prince Frederik for contributions to music
Legendary Beatle Paul McCartney's 1997 knighthood has been elevated by Queen Elizabeth II with the Companion Of Honour Award
Two Papa Roach albums, the triple-platinum 'Infest' and 'Lovehatetragedy' are set for their vinyl debuts via Geffen/ UMe on 8 September 2017
A nine-storey mural depicting blues giant Muddy Waters has been unveiled in Chicago, as part of the Chicago Blues Festival.
The Blue Note Entertainment Group are set to open a new jazz club in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro in August 2017, their eighth venue worldwide
Queens Of The Stone Age have announced their new single 'The Way You Used To Do', their new album 'Villains' plus UK and Ireland tour dates
Brian Eno and his collaborator Peter Chilvers have created a special new app for the new Coldplay track 'Hypnotised' from their Kaleidoscope EP
Genesis Publications is to host a free London exhibition 16-18 June 2017, to mark the UK launch of the George Harrison book I Me Mine —The Extended Edition.
Jimmy Webb, one of the creators of the modern American songbook, will have his memoir, The Cake and the Rain, published by Omnibus Press on 31 August 2017.
Foo Fighters' Chris Shiflett discusses his UK visit to support his West Coast Town album, ahead of the band's Glastonbury headliner on 24 June.
The winners of the 2017 Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards have been announced with the winners including Black Sabbath and Prophets Of Rage
Rob Zombie is set to begin work on a new studio album in August 2017, the follow-up to The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser
Devin Townsend Project has been officially confirmed as the Sunday, 30 July, Prog In The Park Stage headline at Ramblin’ Man 2017.
Katy Perry's new album 'Witness' is believed to be heading for a No 1 debut on the US Billboard 200 chart with sales of over 201,000 units
Smokey Robinson and Brad Paisley are among the stars announced to launch the new $100 Million Arkansas Music Initiative in El Dorado in September 2017