Raymond Pettibon: Kill Yr American Male Idols

Notes on the iconic punk artist’s New Museum retrospective

Videohead: Tamra Davis’s Inspired Career

Davis discusses directing Sonic Youth, Eazy-E, Hanson, Lou Reed, CB4, and Britney's "Crossroads"

How The 1995 Lollapalooza Online Diaries Changed Rock Stardom

Courtney Love, Sonic Youth, and the battle for alt-rock supremacy

Playlist: The Sound Of Lolla ’95

When Hole and Sonic Youth were headliner royalty

Red Hot Chili Peppers And The Birth of "Alternative" Music

Molly Lambert on punk-funk, masculinity and how RHCP became America's rock band

How Sonic Youth Unfucked The World: Evol At 30

Carvell Wallace examines Sonic Youth's space in 1986

Lorde Still Freaking Out About Playing With 'True F---ing Rock Stars' Nirvana At Hall Of Fame Ceremony

Lorde was still freaking out about playing with the "true f---ing rock stars" in Nirvana at Thursday night's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, while St. Vincent called her performance with the band the best night of her life.

Lorde Adds Real Teen Spirit To Nirvana's Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Performance

Joan Jett and St. Vincent also joined the grunge icons at Thursday night's event, which honored KISS as well.

Madonna Sings 'Happy Birthday' To Justin Timberlake; Plus Rihanna, Beck, Warped Tour, George Clooney & More, In For The Record

Rihanna to perform at Grammy fashion event; Odelay reissue tainted by incorrect lyrics; Warped dates announced.

Hulk Hogan's Son Injured In Car Crash; Plus Jordin Sparks, Blake Lewis, Missy Elliott, Panic! At The Disco & More, In For The Record

'Idol' champ bares her 'Tattoo'; Lewis primes debut LP; Elliott featured in Doritos ad campaign.

Fabolous Tries To Knock QOTSA Back Into The Stone Age, In New Releases

Also due Tuesday: DMX, Sonic Youth, Tupac Shakur, Enrique Iglesias, Datarock, Chow Nasty, Paramore, Pig Destroyer.

Grunge Rebirth, Beyonce Nod — And Flavor Flav! — More SXSW Surprises

Plus Damon Albarn's Queen gets loud, Hanson work 6th Street, Kirsten Dunst enjoys the show.

New Releases: Young Jeezy, Taylor Hicks, Fantasia, Mary J., AFI & More

Also due Tuesday: Tyrese, Taking Back Sunday, Sonic Youth, Neil Diamond, Duncan Sheik, Ghostface Killah.

Busta Rhymes Opens With A Bang, Scoring His First #1 LP

Three Days Grace, Billy Joel also debut in Billboard top 20.

New Releases: Busta Rhymes, No Doubt, Chris Brown, Shadows Fall, Sonic Youth, Futureheads, Regina Spektor & More

Also due Tuesday: Replacements, Hot Chip, Neil Young, Widespread Panic, Every Time I Die.

Flaming Lips Announce Summer Tour Dates

Band will be joined by Sonic Youth, Go! Team, Wolfmother at various dates.

For The Record: Quick News On Lindsay Lohan, 'American Idol,' Michael Jackson, Yellowcard, Jack Black & More

Lohan discusses first onscreen love scene; 'Idol' pre-show debuts Tuesday night; Jackson gets 24-hour extension.

New Releases: E-40, Fall Out Boy, DMC, Hard-Fi, 'Block Party' Soundtrack & More

Also due Tuesday are albums by Nicolai Dunger, Miss Kittin, Sepultura, Sonic Youth.

Metric Make It Through A Blue State To Live It Out

Group nearly disbanded — and it had nothing to do with the election.

Sonic Youth Revisit Their Friend Kurt Cobain In 'Last Days'

Band contributed extensively to Gus Van Sant's film based on Nirvana founder's life and death.

Strokes, Blondie To Be Joined By Sonic Youth, Andrew W.K. At Ramones Benefit

Gig was organized by Johnny Ramone shortly before his death.

Lollapalooza Rebound: Sonic Youth Bounce Back With Summer Tour

Headlining trek supports new album, retrospective DVD.

Perry Farrell Not Giving Up On This Year's Lollapalooza

Festival co-founder hopes it can be saved by creative ideas.

Lollapalooza Canceled; Organizers Cite Poor Ticket Sales

'To watch something that you put so many hours of love and time into set ablaze sets my pride on fire,' Perry Farrell says.