April 2020

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Seymour Duncan Launches the "Music Heals" Campaign

Seymour Duncan Launches the "Music Heals" Campaign

April 1, 2020
The campaign includes promoting professional musicians on the Music Heals website.
Spotify Announces the COVID-19 Music Relief Project

Spotify Announces the COVID-19 Music Relief Project

March 25, 2020
Contributions will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $10 million.
Deep Purple Announces New Studio Album

Deep Purple Announces New Studio Album

March 17, 2020
Whoosh! is the band's 21st studio album and third to be produced by Bob Ezrin.
Judas Priest Announces 50 Heavy Metal Years Tour

Judas Priest Announces 50 Heavy Metal Years Tour

February 24, 2020
The tour will feature Sabaton as an opener.
Radiohead's Ed O' Brien Announces Debut Album Details

Radiohead's Ed O' Brien Announces Debut Album Details

February 6, 2020
Earth will be released on April 17 and will feature contributions from Nathan East, Colin Greenwood, Glenn Kotche, Omar Hakim, and more.
Richie Kotzen Announces 50-Song Album

Richie Kotzen Announces 50-Song Album

January 31, 2020
50 for 50 is a triple-disc collection of unreleased material that will celebrate Kotzen's 50th birthday.
Joe Satriani Announces New Album, <i>Shapeshifting</i>

Joe Satriani Announces New Album, Shapeshifting

January 14, 2020
Satch's new band will include celebrated drummer Kenny Aronoff (John Fogerty), bassist Bryan Beller (Aristocrats), and keyboardist Rai Thistlethwayte (Thirsty Merc).
Pearl Jam Announces Spring Tour and New Album, <i>Gigaton</i>

Pearl Jam Announces Spring Tour and New Album, Gigaton

January 13, 2020
It's the band first album since 2013's Lightning Bolt.
Eric Johnson Announces 'EJ Vol. II'

Eric Johnson Announces 'EJ Vol. II'

January 8, 2020
Not only does EJ have a new album, but he also has a new signature guitar and a 55-date tour.
Bonnaroo Announces 2020 Lineup

Bonnaroo Announces 2020 Lineup

January 7, 2020
This year's headliners are Tool, Lizzo, and Tame Impala.
Sonny Landreth Announces New Album and Debuts Title Track

Sonny Landreth Announces New Album and Debuts Title Track

December 6, 2019
Blacktop Run comes out on February 21st and will feature Landreth's working quartet.
Ed O' Brien Releases First Track From Forthcoming Solo Album

Ed O' Brien Releases First Track From Forthcoming Solo Album

December 5, 2019
The nine-minute track features drummer Omar Hakim and Radiohead bandmate Colin Greenwood.
The Killers Reveal Details About New Album

The Killers Reveal Details About New Album

November 15, 2019
Their sixth album, Imploding The Mirage, will be released in early 2020.
Guitar Mash Announces 8th Annual New York City Urban Campfire

Guitar Mash Announces 8th Annual New York City Urban Campfire

November 13, 2019
There will be special appearances by alums Jimmy Vivino and Scott Sharrard, as well as by Brandon "Taz” Niederauer.
Brian Setzer Forced to Cancel Tour Due to Tinnitus

Brian Setzer Forced to Cancel Tour Due to Tinnitus

November 11, 2019
Setzer says he deeply regrets this inconvenience to his fans and thanks them in advance for their love and support.
The Black Crowes Reveal New Lineup and 2020 Tour Dates

The Black Crowes Reveal New Lineup and 2020 Tour Dates

November 11, 2019
The tour will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the group's Shake Your Money Maker album.
The Raconteurs Drop Trippy New Video for “Somedays (I Don’t Feel Like Trying)”

The Raconteurs Drop Trippy New Video for “Somedays (I Don’t Feel Like Trying)”

November 4, 2019
Jack White and company jam amidst the bizarre musical contraptions and freaky decor of Wisconsin's infamous House on the Rock.
Marcus King Announces 'El Dorado' Album and Releases New Track

Marcus King Announces 'El Dorado' Album and Releases New Track

October 10, 2019
Crank up this fuzz-blues stomper and read about King's collaboration with producer Dan Auerbach.
Depeche Mode Announces 'Spirits in the Forest' Documentary

Depeche Mode Announces 'Spirits in the Forest' Documentary

September 19, 2019
A feature-length documentary and concert film that will premiere on November 21.
Slayer Launches 'Repentless Killogy' Movie and New Live Album

Slayer Launches 'Repentless Killogy' Movie and New Live Album

September 13, 2019
The narrative short film will be paired with Slayer’s entire performance of its August 5, 2017 concert at the Los Angeles Forum.