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Modest Mouse will hit the road for a brief tour beginning on February 22nd in Oakland, California, according to the band's publicist. The trek will include a March 8th headlining slot at Miami's Langerado Festival, where they'll join a bill already featuring Death Cab For Cutie...
My Chemical Romance vocalist Gerard Way has posted some thoughts at his official blog about the influence of the Watchmen comic book on his life. Writing at mychemicalromance.com, Way explained that at the age of 15, "I was reading the first chapter of the (Watchmen) graphic...
Saving Abel started a fresh round of tour dates on Wednesday night (January 28th) in West Valley City, Utah, as openers for Avenged Sevenfold and Buckcherry. This is the second time that the "Addicted" rockers have opened for those headliners following a run last fall. Saving...
A new Smashing Pumpkins song called "FOL" will make its debut in a Hyundai car commercial that will air during the Super Bowl pre-game show this Sunday (February 1st) on NBC-TV. The track acts as the score for a new ad promoting the Hyundai Genesis Coupe. Hyundai VP of marketing...
Scottish rockers Franz Ferdinand will appear Thursday night (January 29th) on NBC-TV's The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, where they will perform their current single, "Ulysses." The track comes off the band's third studio album, Tonight: Franz Ferdinand, which arrived in stores on...
The Killers are reportedly planning to record a collection of cover songs for their next album, according to a new interview in Q magazine. Each member of the quartet will get to pick three songs that he'd like to include on the CD, with drummer Ronnie Vannucci already saying he...
Hoobastank releases its new album, titled Fornever, on Tuesday (January 27th). The group's first record in three years, it follows the commercial disappointment of 2006's Every Man For Himself as well as previous multi-platinum hits like 2001's self-titled debut and 2003's The...
Radiohead is among the latest batch of artists confirmed to perform at the 51st annual Grammy Awards, which will be held on February 8th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and broadcast live on CBS. According to Billboard.com, other artists also newly announced include Paul...
Metallica has revealed the complete track listing for Guitar Hero: Metallica, which is due out on March 29th for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Among the 28 selections from the band are a mix of classics such as "Creeping Death," "Enter Sandman," "Master Of Puppets," and "One" with...