U.S. Vinyl Album Sales Grew 15% In 2018, Led By The Beatles, Pink Floyd, David Bowie & Panic! At The Disco

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Vinyl album sales continue to be a bright spot among an otherwise bleak album sales picture. 16.8 million vinyl albums were sold in 2018, according to Nielsen Music (up 14.6 percent) — marking the 13th consecutive year of growth for the format. 16.8 million is also a new yearly high for vinyl album sales since … More »

Roger Waters Causes A Stir In Brazil After Criticizing Presidential Candidate

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Rock star Roger Waters is causing a stir in Brazil after calling the leading candidate in October’s presidential election a neo-fascist. More »

Pallbearer – “Run Like Hell” (Pink Floyd Cover)

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PallbearerOn Pink Floyd’s iconic 1979 rock opera The Wall, “Run Like Hell” is one of many freakout moments. It’s the point where the rock-star protagonist of the album (and, for that matter, the movie) hallucinates himself as a fascist leader, with the members of his audience as his militaristic followers. That’s a heavy … More »

FIDLAR – “Have A Cigar” (Pink Floyd Cover)

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FIDLAR debuted a cover of Pink Floyd’s 1975 song “Have A Cigar” today. The LA-based punk band haven’t released a full-length album since 2015’s Too, but they careened back onto the scene a couple of months back with a song called “Alcohol.” … More »