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Neil Young has announced the line-up for his 22nd annual Bridge School Benefit concerts on October 25th and 26th, at Shoreline Amphitheater just outside San Francisco. Rolling Stone reported that this year's shows will feature Young, ZZ Top, Smashing Pumpkins, Wilco, Jack...
The Plain White T's issue their second major label album on Tuesday (September 23rd), titled Big Bad World. The new disc follows up 2006's Every Second Counts, which featured the massive hit single, "Hey There Delilah." This time around, the band changed its approach to...
With former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and turntablist DJ AM still hospitalized in critical condition after their brush with death, officials are investigating whether or not a blown tire led to the fiery crash that killed four people and left Barker and AM severely injured...
The Kings Of Leon are hoping that Tuesday's (September 23rd) release of Only By The Night, their fourth full-length effort, makes them better known in the U.S. Lead singer Caleb Followill says in the latest issue of Rolling Stone, "I'm sick of being big everywhere else." Kings...
Original Motley Crue band member Nikki Sixx is not impressed by what passes for "rock" these days. While the National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month spokesman praises bands like Papa Roach and Buckcherry for walking the rock "walk," he cringes at the thought that "...
Metallica's Number One debut on the Billboard album chart with its new album, Death Magnetic, has made history. The Number One arrival makes Metallica the only band to have five albums debut in the top spot, breaking a tie at four albums held by the Beatles, U2 and the Dave...
Paramore singer Hayley Williams wrote at her personal blog this week that the band is working on some new songs which could end up on the soundtrack of the upcoming film version of the best-selling book Twilight. Williams did not give many details, writing, "We are back home...
Death Cab For Cutie has released a new digital live EP, the band's third in the past several months, according to Pitchfork Media. The latest, which is being sold exclusively at iTunes, is called Live From Las Vegas at the Palms. It features five songs recorded by the group...
Drowning Pool, Saliva and Jet Black Stare will team up for a U.S. tour beginning sometime in October, according to Tunelab Music. Tantric may also join the bill on selected gigs. Dates and cities for the trek are expected to be confirmed shortly. Drowning Pool continues to...