The Surprising Tour Hobby of Alt Rock’s Most Earnest Romantic

When you think about the most earnest and emotional voices on the alt-rock and indie scene, it’s hard not to think of Death Cab For Cutie, and distinctive frontman Ben Gibbard. The band has built an improbable, lucrative career, largely out of songs of sadness, loss, longing, love, and growth. In an interview at Billboard, in…

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Garbage Drop “The Men Who Rule The World” & Announce New Album, ‘No Gods No Masters’

Garbage fans, the big day is finally here! Garbage just released their new single, "The Men Who Rule The World," along with an animated music video. The song is our first taste of their upcoming 7th studio album, No Gods No Masters, due out on June 11th. In addition to the single, Garbage also shared…

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Evanescence Discuss New Album in ‘Embracing The Bitter Truth’ Documentary

It's been a decade, but it was all worth the wait: Today, Evanescence finally released their new album, The Bitter Truth. It's an incredible record, heavier than any of their previous albums, but still dreamy and anthemic. To make the album release extra special, today Evanescence also put out a short documentary, entitled Embracing The Bitter…

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Evanescence Honor Album Release with “Better Without You” Lyric Video

Today, Evanescence released their long-awaited new album, The Bitter Truth. Fans waited a full decade for this, but it was all worth it: The album is incredible. The last single we heard before its release was the defiant "Better Without You." The band is currently recording its official music video, but to commemorate their album's…

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Review: Evanescence’s ‘The Bitter Truth’ is a Delectable and Hard-Hitting Return

You don't need to remind Evanescence fans how long it's been since the band put out an album of all-new material. We've all patiently waited a full decade for this moment to come, and now that this glorious day is finally here, it may feel more like a dream than reality. We actually have a…

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Vanessa Carlton Drops Deluxe Album with “Break To Save” & Two Demos

One year ago almost to the day, Vanessa Carlton released her last album, Love Is An Art. Just as spring and lockdown were both beginning, Vanessa’s album offered an ethereal respite. Now, commemorating its one-year anniversary, Vanessa has just put out a deluxe version of the record. In addition to the original 11 songs, the new…

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Lana Del Rey Announces Next Album, ‘Rock Candy Sweet,’ Due in June

Lana Del Rey never makes her fans wait long, does she? Although she only just released her latest album, Chemtrails Over The Country Club, yesterday, she's already talking about its followup. Apparently, fans can expect to get Rock Candy Sweet in June! In a new Instagram post, Lana simply shared, "ROCK CANDY 🍭 SWEET - June…

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Lana Del Rey Shares “White Dress” Music Video on Album Release Day

Today, Lana Del Rey released her latest album, Chemtrails Over The Country Club. While it's not our favorite from her (sorry), fans are loving it, and the album does have its highlights. One such standout is the opening track, "White Dress." Commemorating the album's release, fans can now enjoy the nostalgic music video for "White…

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Review: ‘Chemtrails Over The Country Club’ is Lana Del Rey’s Tamest Album

Lana Del Rey has been a major force in the pop world for nearly a decade, and deservedly so. Born To Die, Ultraviolence, and Honeymoon are each masterpieces in their own right. While Lust For Life had mixed reaction among fans, we at Hidden Jams loved it. In contrast, her last album, 2019's Norman Fucking…

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Sara Bareilles Teases Live Album with Clip of “Fire” Performance

Just one week ago, we were gushing about how generous Sara Bareilles has been with her fans. Following an announcement of some forthcoming EPs, now Sara is teasing another project: a live album! In a pair of Instagram stories last night, Sara offered a sneak peek of the test pressing of a new record. In…

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Garbage Promises ‘Beautiful Garbage’ Anniversary Box Set After Album #7

2021 has a lot of great music in store for Garbage fans! Not only will the band release their upcoming 7th studio album, they'll also put out a Beautiful Garbage box set in celebration of the third record's 20th anniversary. This year is already so much better than the last! First things first: Garbage has…

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Hear Gwen Stefani’s Peppy New Single, “Slow Clap”

It was just a few months ago when Gwen Stefani shared her excellent single, "Let Me Reintroduce Myself." It was our first taste of her upcoming fourth studio album, due later this year. Now, fans can enjoy the project's second single, the peppy and silly "Slow Clap." "Slow Clap" opens with a quick preview of…

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Vanessa Carlton Announces ‘Love Is An Art’ Deluxe & Shares Demo Track

It's been nearly a full year since Vanessa Carlton released her last album, Love Is An Art, in March 2020. Just as spring and lockdown were both beginning, Vanessa's album offered an ethereal respite. Now, commemorating its one-year anniversary, Vanessa is releasing a deluxe version of her album. It will contain the original 11 songs,…

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Sara Bareilles Hints at Forthcoming EPs of “Previously Unreleased Songs”

Sara Bareilles has been generous with her fans lately, and it looks like we have yet more to look forward to! In tweet today that started off celebrating International Women's Day, Sara then sneakily shifted her attention to something fans will surely love: more music. She asked for name ideas that could be used to…

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Silk Sonic Drops Two Smooth Songs: “Intro” and “Leave The Door Open”

Just last week, Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak revealed that they had joined up as a new duo, Silk Sonic. Today, these two have released their first music as Silk Sonic. Fans can enjoy "Intro" and "Leave The Door Open" now, along with a music video for the latter. The whole project oozes retro soul,…

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Evanescence Feels “Better Without You” Ahead of New Album

After a year of teasing -- and nearly two years of writing and recording -- Evanescence is now just three weeks away from releasing their new album, The Bitter Truth. We've heard four singles so far: “Wasted On You,” “The Game Is Over,” “Use My Voice,” and "Yeah Right." Today, fans get to hear one more song, titled "Better Without…

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Kelly Clarkson Wrote Every Song (Except One!) on Her Upcoming Album

We knew Kelly Clarkson was creatively inspired when she revealed that she's written over 60 new songs since filing for divorce last June. Now we have more exciting news: Her upcoming 8th studio album will feature a tracklist almost entirely made up of songs she co-wrote. In a new interview, Kelly revealed that she wrote…

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Bruno Mars Announces Album with Anderson .Paak in New Duo, Silk Sonic

It's been more than four years since Bruno Mars released his last album, 24K Magic. Apart from a handful of collaborations since then, notably "Please Me" with Cardi B in 2019, we haven't heard much from Bruno in a while. Now, fans finally have some new music to look forward to! But... it's not his…

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Kelly Clarkson Has Written 60 Songs for New Album Since Divorce

Before unexpectedly filing for divorce last June, Kelly Clarkson had a nearly completed album slated for a 2020 release. She'd even released an ambitious single, "I Dare You." However, Kelly's ongoing divorce has caused her album to switch gears. Last September, she described how personal the new album will be; in December, she also revealed…

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Ellie Goulding Shares Shocking Announcement: She’s Pregnant!

Even though Ellie Goulding just put out a new song, "New Love," along with a proper music video, fans were shocked by her announcement today: She's pregnant! And in fact, she's already 30 weeks along. She and her husband, art dealer Casper Jopling, have kept it rather secret since last summer. But in a new…

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Green Day Drops Energetic New Single, “Here Comes The Shock”

Green Day surprised fans when they announced their new single, "Here Comes The Shock," three days ago. Today, the band shared their energetic new song along with a fitness-themed music video. It's a short and fun track, but fans can't help but wonder: Is this a standalone single? The lead for a new album? That's…

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Tom Smith Teases Secret Lockdown Album, New Editors Songs, and More

Today, Smith & Burrows released their long-awaited second album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough. It's a charming and breezy album, a welcome contrast to the times we've been living in this past year. But the pandemic and lockdown have also proven creatively fertile for Tom Smith. In a series of recent interviews, he's…

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Review: ‘Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough’ Perfectly Blends Humor & Sincerity

It's been nearly a full decade since Smith & Burrows released their first album. When Editors frontman Tom Smith joined up with Andy Burrows for a holiday album, fans of both men may have been shocked but pleasantly surprised. Funny Looking Angels remains a charming and unique take on Christmas, but only being relevant for…

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Smith & Burrows Debut New Song “Spaghetti” in Acoustic Performance

We're only two days away from hearing Smith & Burrows' new album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough. Although we've already gotten to hear four singles, today, fans get one more preview. The duo debuted their new song "Spaghetti" in an acoustic performance on the Dutch show NPO 3FM Radio. Following a quick interview…

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Avril Lavigne Hypes Uptempo Rock Album & Possible Spring Single

Just a week ago, Avril Lavigne revealed that her forthcoming seventh studio album is already done and slated for a summer release. Now, Avril has been telling fans about its rock sound, the unusual lack of ballads, and when we can expect to hear the first single. With our first taste due in spring and…

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P!nk & Daughter Willow Sage Hart Share Uplifting “Cover Me In Sunshine”

Two days ago, P!nk surprised fans with an announcement of her first song with her daughter, Willow Sage Hart. In an effort to uplift us during this ongoing pandemic, the mother and daughter duo recorded a song called "Cover Me In Sunshine." Today, fans can hear the single and see its new music video. In…

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Avril Lavigne Confirms Her 7th Album is Already Done & Due This Summer

Avril Lavigne's new album has come together surprisingly quickly! It was only two months ago that we learned Avril was officially recording her seventh album with MOD SUN and producer John Feldmann. We've already heard Avril's collaboration with MOD SUN, "Flames," which appears on his new album, Internet Killed The Rockstar, due out next Friday.…

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Kelly Clarkson & Jake Hoot Sing “I Would’ve Loved You” in New Duet

Kelly Clarkson always supports her The Voice contestants, and of course that extends to season 17 winner Jake Hoot! Just over a year ago, during the season finale in which he won, Jake and Kelly sang a cover of "Wintersong" by Sarah McLachlan. Now, we finally get to hear the pair on an official single.…

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Smith & Burrows Admit “I Want You Back In My Life” in New Single

We're only a few weeks away from hearing the new Smith & Burrows album, Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough.  Following their singles “All The Best Moves,” “Old TV Shows,” and "Parliament Hill," the duo are now letting fans hear a fourth song: "I Want You Back In My Life." It's an excellent song, and it may…

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17 New Songs That May Appear on Avril Lavigne’s 7th Album

Avril Lavigne has been busy in the studio the past two months, hard at work on her upcoming 7th album. She and her "Jam Fam" -- herself, MOD SUN, and producer John Feldmann -- have already released one song from the sessions: "Flames," which will appear on MOD SUN's new album, Internet Killed The Rockstar,…

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See MOD SUN & Avril Lavigne’s “Flames” Music Video

Only two weeks ago, MOD SUN and Avril Lavigne released their new single, “Flames.” It's the third single from MOD SUN’s upcoming fourth album, Internet Killed The Rockstar, due out soon. The duo filmed a music video for "Flames" on January 13th, and now it's already out for fans to enjoy. Over gentle piano and…

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