Hayley Williams Not Sure What’s Next For Paramore

Paramore has been pretty quiet for the last year. After releasing their fifth album, After Laughter, in 2017 - along with the singles “Hard Times,” “Told You So,” “Fake Happy,” “Rose-Colored Boy,” and “Caught In The Middle” - the band members have been doing their separate projects since then. Drummer Zac Farro (yes, he’s back in the band!) focused on…

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Ellie Goulding Gives Update On Upcoming “Powerful” Album

Ellie Goulding has been teasing a new album for a couple of years now. In addition to describing it as a continuation of her Halcyon sound, Ellie has also released several new songs in the past 10 months. So far we've gotten "Close To Me," "Flux," "Sixteen," and "Hate Me," not to mention three soundtrack…

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Editors Have 3 New Songs & “Some Surprises” Coming Soon

Last Friday, Editors shared their addictive new song, "Frankenstein." Following an interview a few weeks earlier, it had seemed that "Frankenstein" may be the lead single for their upcoming greatest hits album. However, in a new interview today, Editors were a bit more coy about what their actual plans are, saying only that they have…

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Shirley Manson Describes Garbage’s “Cinematic,” “Personal” Next Album

Following last year's celebration of the 20th anniversary of their sophomore album Version 2.0, Garbage has spent most of 2019 so far working on their upcoming 7th studio album. In February, they teased the “darkness and light” and “sugar and spice” they were creating in the studio. In April, they were in the studio again. Although we've…

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BANKS Announces New Album ‘III’ To Be Released In July

BANKS is getting ready to release her third album. Following its lead single, "Gimme," III will be out this July. The album follows BANKS' 2016 sophomore album, The Altar, which gave us the singles “F–k With Myself,” “Gemini Feed,” and “Trainwreck.” In a new interview with Billboard, BANKS spoke about III and her forthcoming music.…

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BANKS Writhes In Hypnotic New Music Video For “Gimme”

Last month, BANKS released her hypnotizing new single, “Gimme,” the first taste of BANKS’ upcoming third album. Although we still don't know much about her forthcoming album, we do know she's finished recording it. While we await more news on that, fans can now focus their attention on the new "Gimme" music video. BANKS just…

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Evanescence Starting “Creation Year” This Month For 2020 Album

It's been eight years since Evanescence released their last studio album of original material. But although it's been a while, the band have kept fairly busy. Frontwoman Amy Lee put out two solo albums: the largely instrumental Aftermath and a children's record called Dream Too Much. In early 2017, the band released a boxset of…

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BANKS Unveils Sultry New Single “Gimme” From Upcoming Third Album

Last Thursday, BANKS excited fans when she announced her lead single would be out on Monday. The day is finally here, and her new song, "Gimme," is out now! "Gimme" is our first taste of BANKS' upcoming third album, due later this year. "Gimme" opens with intricate chanting before swiftly moving into a sparse soundscape.…

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Natasha Bedingfield Finished Recording Her New Album!

Natasha Bedingfield has been in the studio recording a new album for the last year. Along with songwriter Linda Perry, she made tons of progress and shared studio sneak peeks along the way. Last August, we found out that she’s moving in a “retro disco” direction musically, and we already have one song title: “Roller Skates”! In September,…

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Avril Lavigne’s New Album Will Come Out In February 2019

Avril Lavigne has finally announced when her new album is coming out: In February 2019, get ready to hear Head Above Water in full! Although Avril didn't specify the day, we now have an exact month to look forward to. Avril also confirmed rumors that the album is named after her lead single, "Head Above…

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Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness Performs New Song, “Paper Rain”

After sharing "Ohio" and "Teenage Rockstars," plus a new song called "Blue Vacation" last Friday, Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness just gave fans another peek of the upcoming album, Upside Down Flowers. He gave an in-depth interview about the new music and performed a brand new song, "Paper Rain." Speaking with BUILD Series host Lauren Moraski,…

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Ellie Goulding Shares “Close To Me” & Talks New Album

It's been three long years since Ellie Goulding's last album, Delirium, graced our ears. She's released a handful of songs since then, but spent much of her time living life. Last year she began working on new music, and today fans get to hear the first new song from her upcoming album. "Close To Me"…

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Garbage Aiming To Release Next Album By Early 2020

Garbage is working on a new album. The followup to 2016's Strange Little Birds, the next record will be their 7th. The band has been writing and recording songs throughout the year, though they have a good excuse for the slow pace: 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of their sophomore album, Version 2.0. As such,…

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Gavin DeGraw Describes New Country-Leaning Album

Last month, Gavin DeGraw revealed that the new album he's working on will go in a different musical direction: country. At the time, he clarified that his will be a songwriter's record, which he feels fits with today's country market. In a new interview yesterday, Gavin spoke more about his country-leaning new music. This time,…

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Gavin DeGraw Reveals Country Direction For Next Album

Gavin DeGraw is working on a new album. However, the new music might sound a little different than expected this time around. Gavin recently revealed that he's moving in a more country direction. Indeed, he's moving away from the polished pop sound of his last few albums, instead opting for something more raw. Gavin says…

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Vanessa Carlton Ends Covers Series With Final Single, “Lonely Girls”

For the past five months, Vanessa Carlton has treated fans to a six-covers series. In March, she kicked things off with a cover of Robyn’s “Call Your Girlfriend,” followed by Fleetwood Mac’s “Dreams” in April and Neil Young’s “Only Love Can Break Your Heart” in May. In June and July, Vanessa covered Fred Neil's “Little Bit Of…

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Sara Bareilles Promises Singles This Fall From Upcoming Political Album

Just last week, Sara Bareilles teased a new song snippet from her upcoming album. She's been in the studio all summer, working on an album that will hopefully come out by the end of this year. But besides the occasional studio update and sneak peek into her studio life, Sara's been quiet about further details…

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See Muse’s ’80s-Inspired Video For New Single, “Something Human”

Last week, Muse teased fans with a live acoustic version of their newest single, "Something Human." Today, fans get to hear the song for real - and it comes with an action-packed, '80s-inspired music video! And this is only the start: The band promise a full album out this November. "Something Human" is one of…

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Avril Lavigne Will Finish Recording New Album In 2 Weeks

After three years of writing and recording, Avril Lavigne is finally about to wrap her long-awaited sixth studio album! With new music expected out in the next several months, we're getting new details about what songs we'll hear, what the sound will be, and what the promotion plan is. First things first: Avril is about…

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Gavin DeGraw Teases “New Stuff” Coming Soon

It's been a year and a half since Gavin DeGraw released his last album, Something Worth Saving. He's already working on new music, though last we heard, it was moving in a sad direction. Gavin's mother, Lynne, passed away in September 2017 following a battle with pancreatic cancer. In November, Gavin revealed that he'd started…

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Garbage Plans To Release 7th Album In 2019

Earlier this week, Garbage finished preliminary work on their next album. In a new interview with Kyle Meredith from Consequence of Sound, frontwoman Shirley Manson spoke about the band's plans for album #7. Despite drummer Butch Vig's hopes of a summer 2018 release, Shirley now says 2019 is more realistic. No matter - we have…

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Editors Drop Second ‘Violence’ Single, “Hallelujah (So Low)”

Following "Magazine" last month, Editors is back with their second single ahead of their forthcoming album, Violence. "Hallelujah (So Low)" is an intense and dynamic song that introduces fans to a whole new side of Editors. The song starts with strummed acoustic guitar over a drum machine, frontman Tom Smith singing about his worth compared…

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Gavin DeGraw Describes Sad New Songs Following Death Of His Mother

Two months ago, Gavin DeGraw's mother, Lynne, passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Gavin, still grieving, recently told People about how writing has been therapeutic for him, though he hasn't been able to finish anything. Sad New Songs While his mother was still sick, Gavin tells People: I was too overwhelmed with sadness…

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Vanessa Carlton Says “Love Is An Art” May Be Title Of Her Next Album

Throughout most of this year, Vanessa Carlton has been touring North America, and she's treated lucky fans to a new song. "Love Is An Art" is a song she recently wrote, and its live debut hints at its future inclusion in an album. Vanessa's last record, Liberman, came out in October 2015. More recently, we got…

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Evanescence Talks Origins Of ‘Synthesis,’ Writing New Songs, & Next Album

After weeks of teasing, last month Evanescence announced their new album, Synthesis, will be out this fall. They've already begun recording, and now the band is currently taking a break from the studio as they tour Europe. In a new interview, three members of Evanescence spoke with Finland's KaaosTV about the new music and the…

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Kelly Clarkson’s May 2017 Studio Updates: Sassy Songs On New Album

Kelly Clarkson is hard at work recording her 7th studio album. After 14 years with RCA, she signed with Atlantic Records last summer, and her next album is going to be soulful and urban rather than the pop rock we’re used to hearing from her. She shared plenty of studio updates along the way, and…

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Muse Talk About “Dig Down” & Upcoming 8th Studio Album

Yesterday Muse released a brand new song called "Dig Down" along with an action-packed music video. Frontman Matt Bellamy and drummer Dom Howard also sat down with Zane Lowe to talk about the new song and upcoming album. They spoke to MistaJam and Stryker as well, and Matt confirmed some extra details on Twitter. First things…

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Lana Del Rey Details Political New Song, “God Bless America”

Lana Del Rey is getting ready to release her new album, Lust For Life. So far we've heard its title track (featuring The Weeknd) as well as "Love," the lead single. The album is rumored out on May 26th (though it could be pushed to June or July). Meanwhile, Lana has been slowly revealing small…

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Amy Lee Talks “Different” New Evanescence Album, Solo Songs, & “Take Cover”

There has been plenty going on in the Amy Lee world - children's albums, movie scores, soundtrack singles - but she's also actively working on new Evanescence material. Amy spoke with BUILD Series about all the recent and upcoming projects. The Evanescence album remains a bit of a mystery for now, but Amy promises we'll…

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Avril Lavigne Announces Move To BMG, Return To Roots On New Album

Late in 2016, Avril Lavigne announced that she is planning to release a new album in 2017. Over the last two months, she's given hints about the lyrics and song titles, including possible names like "Warrior" and "Crush." Today, she revealed even more: Avril Lavigne has signed on with BMG! This marks a departure from Epic…

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Sara Bareilles Hoping To Release New Album At End Of 2017

In 2015, Sara Bareilles composed all the music for a new musical, Waitress, based on a 2007 indie movie of the same name. Sara released an album of some of those songs called What’s Inside: Songs From Waitress that November. However, Sara's last proper (non-musical) album was The Blessed Unrest in 2013. It's been a few years since…

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