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The Kings Of Leon are hoping that Tuesday's (September 23rd) release of Only By The Night, their fourth full-length effort, makes them better known in the U.S. Lead singer Caleb Followill says in the latest issue of Rolling Stone, "I'm sick of being big everywhere else." Kings...
Original Motley Crue band member Nikki Sixx is not impressed by what passes for "rock" these days. While the National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month spokesman praises bands like Papa Roach and Buckcherry for walking the rock "walk," he cringes at the thought that "...
Radiohead is giving fans another shot at remixing one of its songs. Starting today (September 23rd) through the radioheadremix Web site, fans can access parts of the tune "Reckoner" to remix as they please. Six different component parts of the track, or "stems," will be...
Rise Against is offering fans another peek at its forthcoming album by streaming the single "Collapse (Post-Amerika)" on its MySpace page. The three minute, 13 second song is the second track from the group's Appeal To Reason album to go public. The first single from the album...
System Of A Down bassist Shavo Odadjian and Wu-Tang Clan rapper The RZA perform together under their collaborative banner, Achozen, at the We The People music festival this weekend in Los Angeles. The artists are listed individually as festival performers on the event's website...
Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley is turning up the volume and picking up the pace with his current side project The Departed. The punk band was supposedly formed by "five friends playing music for the fun of it," and brings Hurley together with Misery Signals players Stuart Ross...
Neil Young has announced the line-up for his 22nd annual Bridge School Benefit concerts on October 25th and 26th, at Shoreline Amphitheater just outside San Francisco. Rolling Stone reported that this year's shows will feature Young, ZZ Top, Smashing Pumpkins, Wilco, Jack...
The Plain White T's issue their second major label album on Tuesday (September 23rd), titled Big Bad World. The new disc follows up 2006's Every Second Counts, which featured the massive hit single, "Hey There Delilah." This time around, the band changed its approach to...
With former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and turntablist DJ AM still hospitalized in critical condition after their brush with death, officials are investigating whether or not a blown tire led to the fiery crash that killed four people and left Barker and AM severely injured...