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“Progress abounds” on new Killers music

ABC/Randy HolmesThe Killers have shared an update on the status of their new music. The good news: “Progress abounds.” That’s how the “Mr. Brightside” rockers captioned a new tweet, featuring a photo of a white board filled with potential song titles, such as “Stupid Prize,” “Status Quo” and “Hear Me Out.” The Killers’ most recent…read more »

Thanks to the late Johnny Cash, Sheryl Crow says “Redemption Day” has finally arrived

Big Machine Label Group Wednesday afternoon at Cash Cabin just outside Nashville, Sheryl Crow premiered her new video for “Redemption Day” for a small group of music industry insiders. The new recording is a duet with Johnny Cash, and is the lead single from Sheryl’s new album that features collaborations with rockers like Keith Richards, Stevie Nicks, and Don Henley, as…read more »

Watch Billie Eilish’s animated “you should see me in a crown” video

ABC/Randy HolmesBillie Eilish’s new animated video for her single “you should see me in a crown,” previously an Apple Music exclusive, is now streaming on YouTube. Created in collaboration with Japanese artist Takashi Murakami, who’s previously worked with Kanye West, the clip stars an anime-styled version of Eilish, who turns into a giant spider monster…read more »

Alice Cooper-led supergroup the Hollywood Vampires’ second album, “Rise,” due in June; band releases new song

earMUSICThe Hollywood Vampires, the supergroup featuring Alice Cooper, Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry and actor/rocker Johnny Depp, will release their sophomore album, Rise, on June 21. Unlike the band’s star-studded self-titled 2015 debut, the new record features mostly new original songs, along with select cover tunes by three dearly departed rock artists. The covers are David…read more »

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockThirty years ago this week, this Texas native wasn’t just Killin’ Time, as the title of his first album suggests, he was making his debut on the Grand Ole Opry. Can you name him? ANSWER: Clint Black. Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights more »

Dave Grohl to interview his mom during Canadian Music Week panel

ABC/Randy HolmesDave Grohl is headed up north to Canada next month, and he’s bringing his mom. The Foo Fighters frontman will be a speaker during the Canadian Music Week conference. During his panel, held May 10 in Toronto, Grohl will be interviewing his mother, Virginia, about her book From Cradle to Stage, in which she…read more »