STATELINE, NV - JULY 20: Kim Thayil (L) and Chris Cornell of Soundgarden perform part of the bands Reunion Tour 2011 at the L
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Soundgarden Release First New Song in 15 Years
Listen to a teaser of "Live to Rise" from the upcoming Avengers soundtrack. 

Madonna Partners With Smirnoff on New Album
Are seven MDNA tracks and seven remixes worth $3.50? [Prefix]

Black Sabbath Write New Material
Despite ongoing feud with drummer and health issues, the metal pioneers have written "some great new tracks." [NME]

Wait. WHO'S Performing at This Friday's NBA Game?!
The one. The only. Vanilla Ice. [Hip Hop Wired]

Eazy-E's Daughter Recreates Rapper's Album Covers
20-year-old E.B. Wright also poses near father's grave. Creepily touching.[Rap-Up]

Mars Volta to Switch Up Style
No more "totalitarianism and dictatorship," says guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lopez [Billboard]