Music News

Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland will spend eight days in jail after pleading no contest Monday (April 28th) to misdemeanor driving under the influence, E! Online reports. The charge stems from a November arrest after a minor fender-bender on a Los Angeles freeway...
Korn will release its second greatest hits compilation, Playlist: The Very Best Of Korn, today (April 29th). The band, formed in 1993 in Bakersfield, California, has gone through several personnel changes over the years, but its music has always stayed true to its alt-metal...
Coldplay is planning a free show at New York's Madison Square Garden on June 23rd. Details about how to win tickets to the concert are being announced today (Tuesday, April 29th) on the band's website. Coldplay also has a free show coming up at Brixton Academy in London, England...
Disturbed frontman David Draiman has expressed the band's frustration at not being able to preview new songs from their forthcoming album, Indestructible, due to contractual obligations. He told Rolling Stone's Rock Daily blog, "Isn't that horrible, how things have become? It...
R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails and Stone Temple Pilots will headline the 10th Voodoo Music Experience, set for October 24th through 25th in New Orleans. The Neville Brothers will also make their first-ever Voodoo Festival appearance this year. The event will also honor the musical...
Tantric's new album, The End Begins, has a completely new line-up. Since the group's last release, every member of the band split except for singer Hugo Ferreira, who was forced to find all new players and a different record label. He told us why the band members went their...
Kid Rock has teamed up with a Peoria radio station to raise money for two residents of central Illinois who were injured while serving in Iraq. According to Radio and Records, people can bid on an electric guitar, an acoustic guitar and a drumhead that have all been autographed...
The original lineup of Jane's Addiction reunited to perform four songs on Wednesday night (April 23rd) at the first-ever U.S. NME Awards, held at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles. The group, which appeared on stage with founding bassist Eric Avery for the first time in 17 years...
Up-and-coming act Saving Abel will hit the road as direct support to Puddle of Mudd this summer, starting on July 5th and continuing all the way through Labor Day in early September. Dates and venues have yet to be announced for the trek, although the July 5th show is scheduled...