Botch Reunion? No Longer A Never


For years, Brian Cook of the defunct These Ares Are Snakes and the very-much active Russian Circles and Sumac has said that the long-dormant Botch would never, ever get back together again, bumming out thousands of lovers of awesome like myself. But in a new interview with Noisey, Cook reveals that he’s been instructed by […]

Refused: The Return Is Real


Refused, architects of one of my all-time favorite records, are rumored to be making a big comeback in 2015, with talk of a new record already in the works. Today, the band’s Facebook page came alive with new imagery. Presumably, new promotional images the band recently shot. This lends credence to those rumors of a […]

From Autumn To Ashes To Reunite?


Hmmm. So, it seems Long Island’s From Autumn To Ashes — whose first album was pure brilliance — have a Twitter account that’s been active as of late. From Autumn To Ashes, in these tweets, seem to suggest a reunion is in the works. One Tweet quoted the band’s track “Kansas City 90210″ thusly: “If […]

Branson Dismisses Led Zeppelin Reunion Reports

Richard Branson

The man reports claim tried to get Led Zeppelin back together with an $800 million offer is saying that shit never happened. Virgin Atlantic founder Richard Branson says “there is absolutely no truth to the story” that he made such an offer. See the original report here. On his personal blog, Branson writes:

 “I’ve been […]

Robert Plant Dismisses Led Zep Reunion Reports

Robert Plant

Yesterday, we told you Robert Plant basically killed a possible Led Zeppelin reunion offer worth $800 million. Today, we’re telling you what Plant’s response was to that story. “Rubbish,” a statement from his people reads. It was a one-word statement, supplied to The Pulse of Radio. I tend to believe the story. And my theory […]

Robert Plant Squashed Led Zeppelin Reunion

Robert Plant

Robert Plant just doesn’t care about Led Zeppelin anymore. And money clearly isn’t a motivator for him. United Kingdom-based tabloid The Mirror published a story over the weekend claiming Plant put the kibosh on a nearly $800 million dollar deal for a Led Zeppelin tour proposed by British mogul Richard Branson. According to the report, […]

Phil Collins Recalls Led Zeppelin Reunion Gig

Phil Collins

Most of you were not alive in 1985, but I was. I have no recollection of watching Live Aid, but the Philadelphia show boasted a reunion of Led Zeppelin. With Phil Collins and Chic’s Tony Thompson both filling in for the departed John Bonham. Video of that performance follows at the end of this post. […]

Oliveri Rejoins QOTSA For Halloween Gig

Queens of the Stone Age

Last night, Queens of the Stone Age played a Halloween show in California to end the touring cycle for …Like Clockwork. At the show, the group reunited briefly with former bassist and backing vocalist Nick Oliveri. Some fan-filmed footage from the evening follows. Songs performed with Oliveri during the special encore set according to those […]

Video: Temple Of The Dog Reunite On Stage

Temple of the Dog

If you remember the 1990s, chances are you remember the band Temple of the Dog. They were comprised of member of Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Mother Love Bone, and other Seattle area bands. Well, they released one fucking album, and never toured, and basically, died with the decade. Last night, in California, Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell […]

Snot Enlist Vitiate Singer For Upcoming Shows

Carl Bensley

Tommy Vext left the Snot dudes high and dry just weeks ago, announcing he’s in some other unlistenable band you’ll never give one fuck about, let alone two fucks. So, the reunited Santa Barbara metal/skate punk act has been forced to find another singer. That dude will be Carl Bensley, known (by someone?) for his […]