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Journey to the West, a musical project conceived and created by Gorillaz co-creators Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, will be released on CD this fall in North America, according to a press release. The album will be performed by an assortment of European and Chinese musicians,...
Panic at the Disco, the Plain White T's and Dashboard Confessional will team up this fall for a North American tour beginning in October, according to Absolute Punk. No other information about the trek, such as cities or dates, was revealed. While there has yet to be any sort of...
Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme has once again gotten behind the drum kit for his other band, the Eagles of Death Metal, whose third album, Heart On, arrives on October 21st. Homme and guitarist/singer Jesse Hughes started the group several years ago, with a debut...
Black Stone Cherry will give a special performance on Tuesday night (July 22nd) in New York City, accompanied by the acclaimed student choir from Newark, New Jersey's Performing Arts High School. According to Blabbermouth.net, the Kentucky-based band will perform at the Highline...
Hinder, its record label and its management are planning a massive promotional push for the arrival of the band's second album, Take It to the Limit, on November 4th. According to Reuters, Universal Music executive Tom Mackay said that a series of "big, extreme and over the top...
Korn frontman Jonathan Davis will release a DVD this fall filmed on his first solo European tour, according to Blabbermouth.net. The disc will include footage from his June 16th, 2008 concert in London, England, and will be available as both a single DVD package and an expanded...
Mudvayne's MySpace page has recently changed, with all the usual features going away and replaced by a simple, riff-heavy music loop and a black screen that displays a message in bursts of static. The message reads, "It's happening. It's coming. Are you ready?" This is the first...
The 1997 Smashing Pumpkins song "The Beginning is the End is the Beginning" has been given a new injection of life thanks to its inclusion in the first trailer for the upcoming movie Watchmen, which debuted Friday (July 18th) in theatres in front of The Dark Knight and online...
Strokes drummer Fabrizio Moretti and bassist Nikolai Fraiture have both revealed information about upcoming side projects, according to RollingStone.com. Moretti's project, called Little Joy, features his girlfriend Binki Shapiro and friend Rodrigo Amarante, formerly of the...