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Hear THE STRUTS and KESHA Collaborate: Rolling Stone
The Struts recruited pop singer Kesha for a new version of their single “Body Talks.” The collaboration was marked with the release of a colorful video, which is streaming online. The song will appear on the Struts’ next LP, which is expected this fall. Kesha says: “They are one of my favorite current bands keeping the spirit of classic rock and roll alive with their wild energy and sexy style.”
Are MOTLEY CRUE Back In The Studio?: WMMR.com
A photo appeared on Motley Crue’s social media that shows Nikkie Sixx and Tommy Lee in the studio with producer Bob Rock. Tommy Lee shared the photo to his Instagram with the caption “It’s that new sh*t!!!”. Since Motley Crue performed their final show as a band in 2015, this photo raised a few eyebrows, but the band have not yet explained what they’re up to…
METALLICA Unveil Blackened Whiskey: Loudwire
Metallica has introduced their “Blackened Whiskey”, created by master distiller and chemical engineer Dave Pickerell. The unique thing about this whiskey is that it was “inundated with low hertz sound waves so intense that it actually enhances the molecular interaction, and ultimately the finish of the whiskey.” They call this process of sonic enhancement “Black Noise”. Each batch of Blackened American Whiskey will come with the playlist of Metallica songs that shaped its flavor. It’ll be available later this week in select cities, or you can order it online.