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U2 releases its 12th studio album on Tuesday (March 3rd) in the U.S., titled No Line On The Horizon. The disc is the band's first since 2004's How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb and has already gathered a considerable amount of critical acclaim, with some reviews calling it the...
Oasis has been banned from playing in China, with the Chinese government revoking the performance license issued to the group so that it could play on April 3rd in Beijing and April 5th in Shanghai. According to Billboard.com, the license was withdrawn after officials in the...
Paramore singer Hayley Williams has shot down rumors that she is engaged to boyfriend and New Found Glory guitarist Chad Gilbert. In a post at the official Paramore blog, Williams wrote, "I had no idea I was engaged! I'm so happy for myself! In case you guys have seen the post...
Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz expressed his firm belief that he will be murdered one day in a revealing new article in the U.K.'s Daily Mail. As part of a series of random thoughts on various topics, the 29-year-old Wentz wrote, "I refuse to answer my front door because I'm...
A new version of ska-punk band Sublime performed on Saturday night (February 28th) at a Mexican bar/restaurant called Cantina in Reno, Nevada, with drummer Bud Gaugh and bassist Eric Wilson joined by new singer and guitarist Rome. The trio performed after a show by Gaugh's...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan and his partner Eric Glomski are taking their winemaking business into new territory, with several bottle signings now planned for Whole Foods outlets in Texas. The pair will hit supermarkets in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio between...
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett, Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell, Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash and Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul will all participate in an online poker tournament hosted by Anthrax guitar player Scott Ian. According to a press release, UltimateBet.com...
Members of Van Halen, Velvet Revolver, Rush and other rock acts have donated items for an eBay auction to raise funds for a Los Angeles deputy sheriff stricken with leukemia. According to the Los Angeles Daily News, the musicians have donated autographed guitars and other gear...
No Doubt will make an appearance on the May 11th episode of the hit CW series Gossip Girl, according to Billboard.com. The band announced on its website that it will perform a cover of Adam Ant's "Stand And Deliver" on the program, which airs at 8:00 p.m. ET. The cameo will come...