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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 "...
Multi-platinum rock acts SLIPKNOT and DISTURBED will lead the first-ever Rockstar Energy Mayhem festival, a riotous road show packed with some of hard music's most influential artists and a plethora of the genre's most exciting young voices. The tour is set to kick off July 9 at...
Foo Fighters, the Killers and My Chemical Romance are all nominated for Best International Band as part of this year's NME Awards, according to MTV.com. Kings of Leon and the Arcade Fire are also up for that prize, while My Chemical Romance, Fall Out Boy, 30 Seconds to Mars and...
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...