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Interpol frontman Paul Banks is reportedly dating supermodel Helena Christensen, according to Spinner.com. The 29-year-old singer and 39-year-old model were recently spotted getting romantic at Christensen's downtown Manhattan boutique, Butik, and has also been seen attending...
Radiohead plans to head back into the studio soon with producer Nigel Godrich to work on new material, according to PitchforkMedia.com. Bassist Colin Greenwood told the web site, "We're actually gonna be working with Nigel again soon -- we've reserved time and we've got stuff we...
Seether has recently recruited a second guitarist to join the trio for touring purposes. The new axeman is Troy McLawhorn, who plays in Dark New Day and also served as a touring guitarist last year for Evanescence. McLawhorn has been on the road with the band for about a month...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has appeared on YouTube to ask fans if they want to help him write a new song, according to Pitchfork Media. In a video message introducing the project, called "Let's Write A Sawng," Cuomo says, "Here's the deal. I'm in my music studio, trying to...
While Fall Out Boy was last seen still waiting to perform in Antarctica this week before the rest of the continent breaks off and melts into the ocean, bassist Pete Wentz will release a CD/DVD exclusively through Nordstrom department stores on April 9th titled Making Mischief,...
EDDIE VEDDER PLAYS SURPRISE WARM-UP SHOW PearlJam(EddieVedder)2 Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder surprised fans on Monday and Tuesday (March 24th and 25th) by playing unannounced shows at Seattle's Kenyon Hall as a warm-up for his first-ever solo tour, which begins on April 2nd...
Smashing Pumpkins founder and frontman Billy Corgan has spoken with Billboard.com about the lawsuit the band filed on Monday (March 24th) against its former label, Virgin Records, for using the Pumpkins' name and music in a promotional campaign with Pepsi and Amazon. Corgan said...
Miami-based melodic metal act Black Tide made its debut on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (March 26th), with its debut disc Light From Above selling 11,400 copies in its first week of release to land on the chart at Number 73. The record contains the single "Shockwave,"...
Bullet For My Valentine has set "Waking the Demon" as the next single and video from its recently released second album, Scream Aim Fire. Considered the hardest-rocking song on the record, it's based on the band members' own experiences of getting beat up in school because they...