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Listen to new song from The Network, which definitely isn't Green Day

You can listen to the song and watch its accompanying video, which stars the band members – who, we must stress a third time, do not also play in the band Green Day – playing the electronic-tinged tune streaming now on YouTube.
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Gavin Rossdale, Lzzy Hale, Bishop Briggs and more to judge new music competition show, 'No Cover'

As the show’s title suggests, No Cover will focus on unknown bands performing original songs. The winner will earn a recording contract with Sumerian Records and a “high-profile” slot at a festival.
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Arctic Monkeys releasing 'Live at The Royal Albert Hall' live album for charity

The set was recorded during the British rockers’ June 2018 show at the famed London venue, and raised money for the War Child UK charity organization. Proceeds from the album will continue to support War Child UK.
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'Nevermind' producer Butch Vig feels album wouldn't have the 'same cultural impact' if it was released now

Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ was a huge cultural force when it was dropped in 1991, but its producer, Butch Vig, isn’t so sure that would happen again if the album was released nowadays.
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2020 Rock Hall induction special to feature Eddie Van Halen tribute

As previously reported, the 2020 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony originally had been scheduled to take place May 2 at Cleveland’s Public Hall, but was postponed until November due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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The Lumineers' Wesley Schultz announces solo covers album, 'Vignettes'

The Lumineers frontman Wesley Schultz is releasing a solo covers album called Vignettes this Friday, October 30. The 10-track collection, which marks Schultz’s full-length solo debut
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Tom Morello, Foo Fighters keyboardist and more contribute to 'Sweet Dreams' charity cover

Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello and Foo Fighters keyboardist Rami Jaffee contribute to a charity cover of the Eurythmics hit “Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This).”
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The Smashing Pumpkins reveal 'Melon Collie' 25th anniversary plans, including tour and 'sequel' album

Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness was first released October 23, 1995. The 28-track double album spawned the singles “Bullet with Butterfly Wings,” “1979,” “Tonight, Tonight,” “Zero,” and “Thirty-Three.”
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See and hear Miley Cyrus cover Pearl Jam's 'Just Breathe'

While you wait for Miley Cyrus’ upcoming Metallica covers album, you can listen to her put her spin on another iconic rock act: Pearl Jam. The pop star performed a stripped-down rendition of the grunge giants’ song “Just Breathe.”
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Jack White gifts UK busker new guitar in place of smashed acoustic

Grant then set up a GoFundMe to raise money for a new guitar. The campaign was successful, so he headed to a local guitar store to pick out a replacement acoustic. That’s when he got a call from Jack White’s manager.
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