Music News

Velvet Revolver drummer Matt Sorum visited Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, California on May 3rd to speak to a packed audience of students, according to The Lariat student paper. Sorum was invited to speak by music instructor Terry Newman as part of the professor's class on...
A new video from rapper Busta Rhymes featuring Linkin Park vocalists Chester Bennington and Mike Shinoda has surfaced online. The clip is for the song "We Made It," which appears on Rhymes' new album, Blessed. The video was originally released just to BET and Yahoo Music, but is...
Ashes Divide, the new band fronted by A Perfect Circle guitarist Billy Howerdel, made its live debut on Friday (May 9th) in Jacksonville, Florida. For the live lineup of the group, in which Howerdel also sings, he recruited relative unknowns Andy Gerold on guitar, Matt McJunkins...
Coldplay has announced the details of a lengthy North American tour, which will begin on June 29th in Philadelphia and extend into the late fall, with more dates planned for next year. Tickets for some of the shows will go on sale on May 16th and 17th, with the bulk available...
My Chemical Romance has officially set June 24th as the release date for a live CD/DVD package called The Black Parade is Dead. The two-hour-plus package is taken from two live shows recorded and filmed on October 7th, 2007 at an arena show in Mexico City and October 24th at the...
OK Go has announced that it will headline the second annual Mighty Mic Human Rights Awareness: Save Darfur Concert, scheduled for May 29th at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Proceeds from the show will go to the Student Anti-Genocide Network (STAND) and US...
Radiohead singer Thom Yorke expressed the group's unhappiness with former label EMI Music's decision to release a greatest hits package from the band. Yorke told British outlet The Word, "We haven't really had any hits so what exactly is the purpose? There's nothing we can do...
Slipknot has posted a two-minute "teaser video" for the band's next album online, according to Blabbermouth.net. The clip does not contain any music, but consists of eerie footage of desolate rural landscapes, abandoned farms and empty houses. No other information is provided...
Filter's video for the single "Soldiers of Misfortune" premieres Monday morning (May 12th) at Yahoo! Music, with frontman Richard Patrick saying in a press release, "This song is a pro-troops, anti-war song and the video shows how this country is being consumed by its need for...