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U2 is reportedly thinking about setting up shop at London's 02 Arena this fall to play a series of dates. According to The Sun, rumors have been going around for months and now U2's manager Paul McGuinness says, "It's got great potential for U2 and because it's under cover you...
Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer Karen O and System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian are both part of a panel that will help lucky students land Fulbright scholarships, according to Pitchfork Media. The group, which also includes Wyclef Jean of the Fugees, will aid students who want to "...
30 Seconds To Mars has released its latest "short film," for the title track of its 2005 album, A Beautiful Lie. The clip was shot 200 miles north of the Arctic Circle in Greenland, the first time a music video was ever filmed in the region. To offset the environmental impact of...
Two people were injured during a Rage Against The Machine performance at an Australian festival on Monday night (January 28th), according to Australia's Herald Sun. Chaos erupted as thousands of concertgoers surged toward the stage during the Melbourne stop of the country's...
Will Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne's annual Ozzfest touring extravaganza be scaled back this summer? According to a report on Billboard.com, unnamed sources said that Ozzfest is "expected to go out only in a limited run." The rumors come in the wake of this year's arrival of the...
Papa Roach has permanently split with longtime drummer Dave Buckner, according to a message posted by frontman Jacoby Shaddix. The singer wrote, "We are going through a lot of changes right now...Change is good -- it keeps things fresh. For y'all that don't know, we had to split...
Hinder is getting ready to enter the studio and begin recording its sophomore album, according to a press release sent out on Wednesday (January 30th). Although no specifics about an album title or release date were revealed, lead singer Austin Winkler did say about the record...
Sick Puppies have begun announcing dates for the band's 2008 North American tour, with the first two shows taking place on February 15th and 16th in Alaska. According to Tunelab Music, 11 gigs have been confirmed so far, with more to follow. The Australian trio continues to hit...
Legendary Seattle-based label Sub Pop Records is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, according to the Seattle Times. The independent company, founded by Jonathan Poneman and Bruce Pavitt, was named after a fanzine published by Pavitt and started with $15,000 in savings...