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Angels & Airwaves frontman Tom DeLonge gave his thoughts to Buzznet late last week about the recent controversy surrounding the suicide of a 13-year-old British fan of My Chemical Romance and other so-called "emo" bands. A coroner and several London media outlets suggested...
Kid Rock pulled out of his appearance at England's Download Festival on Friday (June 13th) after falling ill, according to NME.com. The singer was rushed to a hospital in nearby Nottingham, according to an announcement made to the crowd by festival organizers. A spokesperson for...
The back catalogs of Radiohead and Coldplay lead a list of albums being reissued on vinyl by EMI Music, according to RollingStone.com. A total of 17 releases will arrive on August 19th, including all six Radiohead albums released prior to this year's In Rainbows, and all three...
Breakthrough rock act Saving Abel is faced with a dilemma: how to follow up their blockbuster single "Addicted," which currently sits at Number Two on the rock radio chart. Among the songs in consideration is "New Tattoo," which singer Jared Weeks says is already up for some...
Stone Temple Pilots have issued a statement responding to the lawsuit filed against two of the band's members, singer Scott Weiland and drummer Eric Kretz. Atlantic Records filed suit on Thursday (June 12th) in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, alleging that Weiland and Kretz...
Metallica has posted a message at its official web site regarding the controversy generated online earlier this week when several positive previews of the band's upcoming album, posted by U.K. rock publications, were abruptly taken down at the request of the group's management...
Paramore has announced a "very special" performance at Rumsey Playfield in New York City's Central Park on August 28th. The new date has been added to the pop-punk act's Final Riot summer tour, which begins on July 28th in Reno, Nevada. Pre-sale tickets for the New York show go...
Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland and drummer Eric Kretz have been sued by the band's label, Atlantic Records, according to Reuters. The suit, filed on Thursday (June 12th) in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, alleges that Weiland and Kretz have threatened to stop...
The seventh annual Bonnaroo Festival officially gets underway on Friday (June 13th) at a 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee. Although there were a few performances on Thursday (June 12th), the next three days are crammed with sets from dozens of artists, including Pearl Jam...