Foo Fighters have released their new album Concrete and Gold (Roswell Records / RCA Records). “I wanted it to be the biggest sounding Foo Fighters record ever. To make a gigantic rock record but with Greg Kurstin’s sense of melody and arrangement… Motorhead’s version of Sgt. Pepper… or something like that.” So speaks Dave Grohl…

Every day we select for you three record stores from around the world. Our growing online community makes this possible. In this list you will find the best record stores in Berlin submitted by our friends. Explore it and tell us if you think there is any record store missing. Let us know in the…

There is a house in New Orleans They call the Rising Sun And it’s been the ruin of many a poor boy And God I know I’m one My mother was a tailor She sewed my new bluejeans My father was a gamblin’ man Down in New Orleans Now the only thing a gambler needs…

I heat up, I can’t cool down You got me spinnin’ ‘Round and ’round ‘Round and ’round and ’round it goes Where it stops nobody knows Every time you call my name I heat up like a burnin’ flame Burnin’ flame full of desire Kiss me baby, let the fire get higher Abra-abra-cadabra I want…

Holidays and records. The perfect mix is possible. Check out this gallery with a selection of cool hotels which are providing vinyl experiences to guests: Links: – THE GRITTI PALACE, VENICE – W, LONDON – THE DEAN, DUBLIN – SOHO HOUSE, BERLIN – AUTOR ROOMS, WARSAW – THE ROXY HOTEL, NEW YORK – THE LUDLOW,…

Riding on the success of More Than Words, and Hole Hearted Extreme II – Pornograffitti became the breakthrough-album for the Bostonian rockers Extreme. Combining Glam with Pop, the band carved out a nice niche for themselves and peaked no 2 on the Billboard 200, being the most sold record of the band. Carried by the silky Funk Metal riffs…

Here’s the thing about prolific bands: because of the number of albums in their back catalog, you tend to find yourself celebrating a lot of release-date anniversaries. This is paying off in a big way for Ramones fans, though, because we’re only a year past the 40th anniversary of the band’s self-titled debut album, and…

You have your IKEA KALLAX shelves or a similar vinyl storage solution, and now you need in addition something to hold your records. You are looking for some record crates in which put the LPs you are listening or some box to use when you need to travel with them. Here ten stylish alternative to…

Ramin Djawadi is the man behind the Game of Thrones scores. The new season is here, and we rescue for you the A Story in Score video. Within the video, Djawadi talks through the journey of composing the score of the shows, and he mentions the film that inspired him to create such memorable themes…

Alex Steinweiss (1917–2011) invented the album cover as we know it. In 1939, this 23 year old graphic designer revolutionized the music industry. As Art Director at Columbia Records, Steinweiss had an idea: Why not replace the standard plain brown wrapper with an eye-catching illustration? The company took a chance, and within months its record…