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The Used has posted a message on MySpace updating fans on the band's current activities. The punk act wrote in part, "We're in the studio right now writing and recording new music and it is going great. We put up a few pics of us in the studio so check 'em out...any day now we...
U2 is reportedly thinking about setting up shop at London's 02 Arena this fall to play a series of dates. According to The Sun, rumors have been going around for months and now U2's manager Paul McGuinness says, "It's got great potential for U2 and because it's under cover you...
Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer Karen O and System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian are both part of a panel that will help lucky students land Fulbright scholarships, according to Pitchfork Media. The group, which also includes Wyclef Jean of the Fugees, will aid students who want to "...
Sick Puppies have begun announcing dates for the band's 2008 North American tour, with the first two shows taking place on February 15th and 16th in Alaska. According to Tunelab Music, 11 gigs have been confirmed so far, with more to follow. The Australian trio continues to hit...
Legendary Seattle-based label Sub Pop Records is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, according to the Seattle Times. The independent company, founded by Jonathan Poneman and Bruce Pavitt, was named after a fanzine published by Pavitt and started with $15,000 in savings...
Multi-platinum rock acts SLIPKNOT and DISTURBED will lead the first-ever Rockstar Energy Mayhem festival, a riotous road show packed with some of hard music's most influential artists and a plethora of the genre's most exciting young voices. The tour is set to kick off July 9 at...
Foo Fighters, the Killers and My Chemical Romance are all nominated for Best International Band as part of this year's NME Awards, according to MTV.com. Kings of Leon and the Arcade Fire are also up for that prize, while My Chemical Romance, Fall Out Boy, 30 Seconds to Mars and...
30 Seconds To Mars has released its latest "short film," for the title track of its 2005 album, A Beautiful Lie. The clip was shot 200 miles north of the Arctic Circle in Greenland, the first time a music video was ever filmed in the region. To offset the environmental impact of...
Two people were injured during a Rage Against The Machine performance at an Australian festival on Monday night (January 28th), according to Australia's Herald Sun. Chaos erupted as thousands of concertgoers surged toward the stage during the Melbourne stop of the country's...