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Watch Over 450 Guitarists Play AC/DC's "Highway To Hell"

While the idea of breaking a world record is cool, plugging in over 450 electric guitars and getting them to play simultaneously leaves a high potential for things to go haywire. Thankfully, that wasn't the case as 457 guitarists plugged in to play AC/DC's "Highway To Hell" in Sydney over the... Read More
Vocalist Josh Kiszka, guitarist Jake Kiszka, bassist Sam Kiszka and drummer Danny Wagner of Greta Van Fleet

Greta Van Fleet Unveils Mystical “When The Curtain Falls” Video

Greta Van Fleet is riding the wave of their classic rock-influenced hit, “When The Curtain Falls.” After sharing a vertical video for the song, we now have a mysterious… horizontal? video to accompany it. The Benjamin Kutsko ( The Curious Case of Benjamin Button , Iron Man ) directed video features... Read More

Listen: Jack White Covers Pearl Jam's "Daughter" In Seattle

Even though Pearl Jam just played two concerts at Seattle's Safeco Field, Jack White made sure to give fans who just couldn't get enough another taste of their music. White covered Pearl Jam's "Daughter" during his show this past Monday night in Seattle's WaMu Theater. Perhaps it was White's tip of... Read More

Watch CHVRCHES Off-Air Concert With ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

“I mean we’re not dressed appropriately for the weather in any way” said CHVRCHES singer Lauren Mayberry from the outdoor Jimmy Kimmel Live stage on Tuesday. “Black, and layers. Ugh.” Tonight on #Kimmel @TraceeEllisRoss #Blackish , #DrPimplePopper @SandraLeeMD & music from @CHVRCHES on the @... Read More

12 Classic Songs About Cadillacs

Founded in 1902 in Detroit, MI, Cadillac was one of the first ever luxury vehicle brands. The car has historically maintained this top position, and as an unintentional side effect, it has been coined the symbol of success in the music world. It makes sense- no one is singing about my 2013 Ford... Read More

Roger Daltrey Reveals The Who Song He Hates Singing

Roger Daltrey had a lengthy interview with Rolling Stone touching on a wide variety of topics. When asked if he hoped to be singing "Won't Get Fooled Again" in his eighties, Daltrey said, "That’s the only song I’m bloody bored s$*#&%$$ with. I don’t know why, but I’m being honest. All the... Read More
Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie

Stream Death Cab For Cutie's New Album 'Thank You For Today'

Death Cab For Cutie will be releasing their latest album Thank You For Today this Friday. You can get a sneak peek at the record ahead of time as the 10 songs are currently streaming on NPR music. This marks Death Cab For Cutie's first album since 2015's Kintsugi . Stream the album here. Read More
Adam Met, Jack Met, and Ryan Met of AJR

AJR Perform Single “Turning Out” on ‘Kelly and Ryan’

AJR recently joined Live with Kelly and Ryan for a stripped down performance of their latest single, “Turning Out.” The three brothers banded together for a laid back rendition of the song, highlighting Jack Met ’s vocals with a simple bass line and bell-like piano chords. Watch the calming... Read More
Luke Spiller of The Struts performs at Coral Sky Amphitheater

The Struts Debut New Song “Primadonna Like Me”

After The Struts ' radio hit “Body Talks,” the band is back with the glamorous new single “Primadonna Like Me.” The sonically huge track delivers an 80s rock-tinged sound characterized by punchy vocals and a synth-heavy melody. Lyrics refer to frontman Luke Spiller ’s stage alter-ego, an ultra-... Read More
Pearl Jam

This Week On XRT: Programming Highlights

THURSDAY NEW MUSIC THURSDAY NEW NOISE AT NINE The week’s best new recordings, including exclusive previews of forthcoming albums. (9-10pm) FRIDAY FRIDAY FEATURE : Pearl Jam SATURDAY SATURDAY MORNING FLASHBACK with Richard Milne: 1978 (9AM-12Noon) SUNDAY BREAKFAST WITH THE BEATLES with Terri Hemmert... Read More