KROQ's Mostly-Patriotic Independence Day PlaylistFrom punk protests to alternative tunes, this semi-patriotic playlist is sure to rock your Fourth!
Ex-Pussy Riot Members Consider Political Run and Hollywood OffersLife has changed dramatically for the two former members of the Russian punk-protest outfit, moving from prison bars to life as bona fide celebrities.
Eddie Vedder Rails Against Pro-Gunners: 'I Almost Wish Bad Things Upon These People'"I get so angry that I almost wish bad things upon these people," the Pearl Jam singer seethed. "But I don't have to because it seems like they happen anyways."
DOMA, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'Same Love' And The Power Of Perfect TimingOriginally written in support of Washington state's legalization of same-sex marriage, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' "Same Love" is posed to become not only the duo's next big hit but also an anthem for marriage equality.
Beastie Boy Adam 'MCA' Yauch To Be Honored With Brooklyn Playground
Pussy Riot On '60 Minutes': One Year Later & Still FightingIt's been over a year since members of Russian feminist punk group Pussy Riot were detained for speaking out against Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Savior, but don't think the band is feeling remorse for its actions.
Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor On Liberals: “There’s A Tendency To Overcompensate For People’s Common Sense”
Muse’s Matt Bellamy: “I Don’t Want People Using Our Music For Strange, Obscure Political Movements”
Rock Reacts To The 2012 Election With Humor, Relief And Celebratory TweetsOur favorite rock stars really are just like ordinary people in that they too bombard social networks with their political opinions. Here's what some of them had to say about last night's returns.
Gene Simmons Calls Obama 'A Piss-Poor President'Simmons, who voted for Obama in 2008, now calls him "a piss-poor president" but "a wonderful family man."
Tom Morello Lashes Out At President Obama And VP Hopeful Paul Ryan In Bi-Partisan RantThe always politically outspoken Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello is known for blasting at Republicans, but now he's taken aim at President Obama in a new interview that also bashes Paul Ryan.
Kid Rock To Sean Penn In Funny Must-See Politcal Video: "Suck It Commie!"Kid Rock and Sean Penn go at each other with a verbal machine-gun-like verbal assault only to later set aside their differences in this funny video, "Americans."