• Michelle Branch pregnant

    LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 15:  Drummer Patrick Carney of The Black Keys and Singer Michelle Branch attend Universal Music Group's 2016 GRAMMY after party at The Theatre At The Ace Hotel on February 15, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by C Flanigan/Getty Images)
    On Thursday, Michelle Branch announced on Instagram she is expecting her first child with fiance Patrick Carney. The singer, who is already mom to a 12-year-old daughter, shared a video of her ultrasound along with a touching caption and said they will welcome the baby this summer.
  • Tame Impala drummer Julien Barbagallo to release a new solo album

    Barbagallo is the eponymous side project of Julien Barbagallo, the French musician who plays drums in Tame Impala. He’s got a new album coming out in March, it’s called ‘Danse Dans Les Ailleurs’. The artist also shared a song taken from the album, "L’échappée."
  • Steel Pulse’s Steve ‘Grizzly’ Nisbett dies at 69

    Steve “Grizzly” Nisbett
    Steve “Grizzly” Nisbett, a founding drummer of reggae giant Steel Pulse, has passed away on Thursday at the age of 69. He began playing drums and percussion as a teenager, and was a member of various soul bands, such as Penny Black, Rebel, and Roy Gee and the Stax Explosion.
  • Kings of Leon’s Nathan Followill to become a father of two

    NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 12:  Nathan Followill and Jessie Baylin attend the after party for AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY presented by The Weinstein Company with Ram Trucks on December 12, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Chrysler)
    On Wed. Kings of Leon drummer Nathan Followill announced on Instagram his wife Jesse Baylin is expecting their second child. Nathan and Jessie tied the knot in Nov. 2009 and are already parents to daughter Violet, who will turn five next month.
  • The Saints drummer and critic Iain Shedden dies at 60

    Iain Shedden
    Iain Shedden, former drummer with Australian rock band The Saints, has died at the age of 60. Shedden started his music career at the age of 17, as both a drummer and a journalist. Details on Shedden’s passing have not yet been made public.
  • Pearl Jam’s Matt Cameron drops ‘Time Can’t Wait’ from forthcoming solo album

    Pearl Jam drummer Matt Cameron is to release a solo album titled 'Cavedweller' and anticipated by the song “Time Can’t Wait.” The album will feature 9 tracks and is scheduled to arrive on Sept.22.
  • Lighthouse co-founder and drummer Skip Prokop dead at 74

    JULY 4, 1969 FILE PHOTO Skip Prokop performs with his band Lighthouse at the Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, R.I. in a July 4, 1969 file photo. Prokop, co-founder and drummer with the Canadian rock band Lighthouse, has died. He was 74. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP
    Skip Prokop, co-founder of legendary Canadian jazz-rock fusion group Lighthouse, passed away Wednesday (Aug. 30) from heart complications. He was 73.