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U2 paid tribute to fallen pop icon Michael Jackson during the opening night of the band's U2 360 tour on Tuesday (June 30th) in Barcelona, Spain. Singer Bono dedicated the song "Angel Of Harlem" to the late Jackson, saying, "We wrote this one for Billie Holiday but we are going...
Staind singer Aaron Lewis may be pushing his own political agenda on the Stimulate This tour, which started on Wednesday night (July 1st) in Peoria, Illinois, but frontman Brent Smith from tourmates Shinedown said in a conference call why he signed up for the trek: "All of the...
Kellie Pickler 's reported romance with rapper Kid Rock has been water cooler fodder for the past few days, but according to Pickler's publicist, there's no truth to the relationship. Sony Nashville publicist Wes Vause (VOSS) said, "As a rule we do not respond to tabloid lies,...
Nickelback 's upcoming summer tour will be sponsored by Microsoft's recently launched web browser Internet Explorer 8, according to Billboard.biz . As part of the deal, music fans who download customized versions of Internet Explorer 8 will have access to exclusive content...
Rob Zombie's adult-oriented animated film, The Haunted World of El Superbeasto, will be released on DVD on September 22nd, according to Bloody-Disgusting.com. The movie is based on a story Zombie created for his Spookshow International comic book series of a few years back and...
R.E.M. has a digital EP coming out on July 7th featuring live versions of four songs from the band's second album, Reckoning, that were recorded during "working rehearsals" at Dublin's Olympia Theatre in July 2007. The track listing includes: "Harborcoat," "Letter Never Sent," "...
Rock group Daughtry will hit the road this summer on an intimate club tour that's set to kick off August 2nd in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The 13-date outing will wrap on August 22nd in Las Vegas. Frontman Chris Daughtry says, "This club tour is a thank you to our loyal fans. It...
Alice In Chains have posted a brand new song called "A Looking In View" online at the band's official website, aliceinchains.com. The track is taken from the group's upcoming album, Black Gives Way To Blue, which is due out on September 29th. Alice In Chains has also announced...
Green Day's latest album, 21st Century Breakdown, has been certified gold for sales of more than half a million copies, according to the trio's publicist. The disc should sail past the 600,000 mark when this week's Billboard album chart comes out on Wednesday morning (July 1st...