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The Recording Academy Reveals New Categories and New Rules for GRAMMY Awards

The Recording Academy outlined sweeping changes including the addition of several new categories as well as the eligibility requirements for receiving a GRAMMY nomination.
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Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza and More Canceled Due to COVID-19

Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza & More Canceled Due To COVID… The new events include at-home dance parties, drive-in movies, and virtual concerts.
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Survey: 90 Percent of Independent Music Venues Say They Will Close Without Federal Funding

A new survey of National Independent Venue Association members found that 90% of independent venues will permanently close in the next few months without federal funding. The association says current funding is not sufficient.
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Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello Schools Commenter on His Political Experience

Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello shared an oldie but goodie from his Instagram, showing an interaction with a commenter who called him out for being just “another successful musician instantly [becoming] a political expert.”
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Female Artists With the Most Number One Albums

Lady Gaga recently scored her sixth number one album on the Billboard Chart. She still has a way to go to get to the top spot though. Here’s a look at the list of female artists with the most number one albums in history.
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Why Pearl Jam Released the Uncensored Version of 'Jeremy' Video, 28 Years Later

Pearl Jam has lent their hand in support of National Wear Orange Day with the release of a new shirt with all proceeds going towards supporting organizations that work to prevent gun violence along with the original uncensored “Jeremy” music video.
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Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, and Gary Clark Jr. Lined Up for 'A Night for Austin' Benefit

Willie Nelson and Paul Simon are joining forces to host a star-studded livestream concert supporting the city of Austin. Fittingly dubbed “A Night for Austin”, the evening of music is set to take place on June 10 at 8PM CT.
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Pearl Jam: 'We Do Not Want to Contribute to White Voices Overtaking the Narrative'

“Pearl Jam was started with a love for music and social justice,” the grunge rockers write in a Facebook post. “Our organization has been reflecting on where unconscious racism is still showing up in our own lives and how we can do better.”
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Machine Gun Kelly and Travis Barker Blast Through Rage Against The Machine Cover

Having both taken part in the George Floyd protests in Los Angeles, Machine Gun Kelly and Travis Barker released a new collaboration featuring a cover of the Rage Against The Machine classic “Killing In The Name.”
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Billie Eilish, Metallica Make 'Forbes' 2020 Highest-Paid Celebrities List

Other artists on the list include The Rolling Stones at #32, with $59 million; U2 and Bon Jovi, who were tied with Lady Gaga at #87, with $38 million; and KISS at #95, with $36.5 million.
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