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Chevelle keeps tacking dates onto its upcoming tour with Canadian act Finger Eleven. Thirteen new shows have booked, with most of them slotted into March and a couple extending the road trip into early April. Chevelle is touring in support of its 2007 album, Vena Sera, which...
Death Cab For Cutie has officially titled its upcoming new album Narrow Stairs. The follow-up to 2005's Plans will arrive in stores on May 20th. Unlike the release of Plans, when the band was nervous because it was their major label debut, guitarist Chris Walla said that the...
The lineup of this summer's inaugural Rockstar Energy Mayhem Tour was confirmed via a press release on Thursday (January 31st). As previously reported, Disturbed and Slipknot will headline the trek, with Slipknot closing the show. Dragonforce and Mastodon will join them on the...
The Used has posted a message on MySpace updating fans on the band's current activities. The punk act wrote in part, "We're in the studio right now writing and recording new music and it is going great. We put up a few pics of us in the studio so check 'em out...any day now we...
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 "...
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...