Music News

The Bonnaroo festival was held this weekend in Manchester, Tennessee, near Nashville, playing host to four days of music and about 80,000 music fans. Some highlights: Metallica closed out Friday night, playing a crowd-pleasing set of mostly material from their oldest albums...
Coldplay frontman Chris Martin walked out of an interview with BBC Radio 4 on Friday (June 13th), nine minutes after the session started, leaving drummer Will Champion to handle the lion's share of the questions. According to BBC News, Martin seemed uncomfortable with the line...
The business and personal manager of Motley Crue singer Vince Neil has filed a lawsuit against the band in Nashville federal court, according to NashvillePost.com. Burt Stein claims that the Crue and its current management are trying to cut him out of the percentage from the...
Angels & Airwaves frontman Tom DeLonge gave his thoughts to Buzznet late last week about the recent controversy surrounding the suicide of a 13-year-old British fan of My Chemical Romance and other so-called "emo" bands. A coroner and several London media outlets suggested...
Kid Rock pulled out of his appearance at England's Download Festival on Friday (June 13th) after falling ill, according to NME.com. The singer was rushed to a hospital in nearby Nottingham, according to an announcement made to the crowd by festival organizers. A spokesperson for...
The back catalogs of Radiohead and Coldplay lead a list of albums being reissued on vinyl by EMI Music, according to RollingStone.com. A total of 17 releases will arrive on August 19th, including all six Radiohead albums released prior to this year's In Rainbows, and all three...
Breakthrough rock act Saving Abel is faced with a dilemma: how to follow up their blockbuster single "Addicted," which currently sits at Number Two on the rock radio chart. Among the songs in consideration is "New Tattoo," which singer Jared Weeks says is already up for some...
Stone Temple Pilots have issued a statement responding to the lawsuit filed against two of the band's members, singer Scott Weiland and drummer Eric Kretz. Atlantic Records filed suit on Thursday (June 12th) in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, alleging that Weiland and Kretz...
Filter continues to add dates to its current road trip, with the newest shows running from July 7th to the 12th and taking place mostly in the Southwest. The July 12th date will be an "intimate friends and family performance" in Los Angeles, Filter frontman Richard Patrick's...