The Asoka: ‘Don’t Put Me In A Box’

The Asoka. Photo: Richard Satoru

The Los Angeles based rapper discusses racial stereotyping in America, featuring wrestlers on his sophomore album and going back to his roots for inspiration

Queen’s Brian May on Elizabeth Banks’ DNC Entrance: ‘Trump Has Been Trumped!’

Brian May. Photo: Mark Kent/ Flickr/ CC BY-SA 2.0

“Given the choice between our record being used to promote hatred and intolerance, or being used for comedy, I’d take the latter,” May writes

Jazz Corner: What Is ‘Real Jazz’? Part II

Herbie Hancock. Photo: Larry Johnson/Flickr: drljohnson/ CC BY-SA 2.0

Maybe not all we hear is jazz, so how do we know for sure?

Beyonce, Adele Lead 2016 MTV VMA Nominations

Beyonce's latest album 'Lemonade' picks up 11 VMA nominations. Photo: Purple PR

Drake, Justin Bieber and Kanye West up against record-breaking singers for Video of the Year

From the Archive: Mick Jagger — The Rolling Stone Interview

Mick Jagger. Photo: Paulae. CC by 2.0/Wikimedia Commons.

The first in-depth ‘Rolling Stone’ interview with the frontman

Blue Frog Mumbai Confirms Relocation

Abraxas performing at Rolling Stone Metal Awards 2015 at Blue Frog. Photo: Himanshu Rohilla

The popular performance space will relocate to the suburbs by the end of August

The Curse Of The Ramones


40 years later: The feuds, failures and breakdowns of the band that launched punk rock

Jack White’s Third Man Records to Attempt to Play First Record in Space

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Label collaborates on “space-proof” turntable Icarus Craft to spin Carl Sagan’s “A Glorious Dawn”

INXS’ Michael Hutchence Celebrated in Upcoming Film Doc


New feature-length project will trace life and career of alt-rock band’s singer/co-founder who died in 1997

From the Archives: The Rolling Stone Interview — Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore

Thurston Moore live in France in 2007. Photo: Bertrand/Flickr user: Delgoff/CC BY 2.0/Wikimedia Commons

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