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Pearl Jam’s ‘Gigaton’ aiming for top-10 debut on ‘Billboard’ 200

Credit: Danny ClinchPearl Jam’s streak of top-10 albums looks to continue with the band’s latest effort, Gigaton. According to Billboard, the 11th studio effort from the grunge rockers is pace to sell 50,000 equivalent album units in its first week, which would be good enough for a top-10 debut on the Billboard 200 chart. Every one of Pearl Jam’s…read more »

Watch Taylor Hawkins & Matt Cameron give drum tutorials on Roger Taylor’s Instagram

ABC/Randy HolmesWith all the quarantining going on amid the COVID-19 pandemic, you may find yourself with more time to learn that instrument you always wanted to master. If, for example, you’re an aspiring drummer looking for tips, then look no further than Roger Taylor’s Instagram. The Queen drummer has basically turned his Instagram profile into an online drum school,…read more »

2020 Boston Calling festival canceled

Courtesy of Boston CallingThe 2020 Boston Calling festival has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Headliners for the three-day event, which was set for May 22-24 at the Harvard Athletic Complex, included Red Hot Chili Peppers and Foo Fighters, as well as the reunited Rage Against the Machine. Other artists on the bill included ex-Oasis…read more »

Foo Fighters postpone remainder of Van Tour stops; new dates announced

Credit: Andreas NeumannFoo Fighters have postponed the remainder of their Van Tour dates due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier in March, Dave Grohl and company had announced that the first leg of the run, set to take place in April, would have to be moved. Now, the second leg, scheduled for May, has also been pushed back. The…read more »

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