Complainants use banned media outlets to accuse Saeed Toosi of sexually abusing them when they were aged 12 to 13 Iran has been shaken by scandalous allegations against a top Qur’an reciter, who is accused of sexually abusing underage trainees, in the first case of its kind to cast a spotlight on the taboo topic. Show More Summary
Gone Is Gone, the supergroup featuring members of Mastodon, Queens of the Stone Age, and At the Drive-In, have shared new song called “Gift.” They premiered it on BBC Radio 1’s “Rock Show with Daniel P. Carter” earlier today. It is taken...Show More Summary
Humans living in South Africa in the Middle Stone Age after 65,000 years ago deliberately heated silcrete, a hard, fine-grained, local rock used in stone tool manufacture, so that they could more easily obtain blades from the core material.
Umpire Rock, also known as Rat Rock, has been a climbing oasis for children, and adults, of all ages for decades.
Back in the late '90s, a band called Blink-182 burst onto the scene with What's My Age Again?, the rocking anthem for the eternally adolescent. Almost two decades and over a dozen albums later, the band recreated the iconic music video — which featured the trio running naked through the streets — for their new video [...]
When the city of Little Rock, Arkansas deemed a 93-year-old bridge "structurally deficient" due to its age, the city council ordered its demolition. But when workers tried to destroy it, the bridge refused to die. Earlier this week, a demolition team placed explosives along the 2,783-foot-long Broadway Bridge, which passes over the Arkansas river. Show More Summary
Legendary British songwriter Rod Temperton has passed away at age 66. Often referred to as “The Invisible Man,” Temperton’s catalog includes many of Michael Jackson’s classic hit, such as “Thriller,” “Off the Wall,” and “Rock With You,” as well as songs performed by Aretha Franklin, Herbie Hancock, George Benson, and...
The Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan played the first night of the classic rock Desert Trip festival, aka “Oldchella,” in Indio, California last night. “Tonight we’re not going to do any age jokes or anything, OK? Welcome to the Palm Springs retirement home for gentle English musicians,” Mick Jagger joked at the beginning of the […]
On their new album Revolution Radio, onetime pop-radio rulers Green Day are intent on returning to their roots, sounding as much like an early-’90s Gilman Street bash-punk band as a group of aging major-label rock stars can possibly sound in 2016. And they’re doing pretty well at it! Case in point: Behold the band’s fast, […]
There’s a good reason many people are calling the Desert Trip music festival “Oldchella”: The average age of the audience is 51; for the headlining acts, it’s 72. But if the punchline for the multi-weekend event featuring performances by half a dozen rock titans, including the Rolling Stones and...
Hairspray and Rock of Ages filmmaker Adam Shankman is in talks to direct the Enchanted sequel Disenchanted, with Amy Adams to return.
Before there were live-action remakes of Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast and every other fairy tale in the Disney stable, there was Enchanted. The 2007 film was an affectionate sendup of Disney’s animated catalogue, plucking a stereotypical Disney cartoon princess played by Amy Adams and dropping her in the real world. Show More Summary
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From The BBC: Rod Temperton, the British songwriter best known for Michael Jackson's Thriller and Rock With You, has died. Temperton died in London last week at the age of 66 after "a brief aggressive battle with cancer", Jon Platt of...Show More Summary
Gone Is Gone, the rock supergroup featuring members of Mastodon, Queens of the Stone Age, and At the Drive-In, have officially announced their debut full-length album. It’s titled Echolocation, and it’s out January 6 via Rise/Black Dune. Show More Summary
Australian band Pure Moods have no affiliation with the popular series of New Age compilations, but they do share ties with fellow Melbourne rocker Courtney Barnett. And although their version of indie rock is more languid and melodious than the playful sing-talking we’ve come to expect from Barnett, they do share her knack for storytelling: […]
Rock Allegiance was a more showcase of humanity than a rock festival. The post Beer, Food Trucks, and Rock: A Festival for the Ages appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Gone Is Gone (a supergroup featuring members of Mastodon, Queens of the Stone Age, and At the Drive-In) have shared a new song called “Sentient.” They premiered it on BBC Radio 1’s “Rock Show with Daniel P. Carter,” earlier today. You can listen to it here (starting at 1:42:00). Show More Summary
Physical records, like the ones offered by Scott Hansen, who performs electronic rock as Tycho, claim a big chunk of record sales in a digital age.
Desert Trip will feature the likes of Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones and Neil Young, tickets top out at $1,600 and it may never be staged again.