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U2's longtime manager is urging Internet service providers to ban illegal music downloads. He said it's not enough just to punish the individuals who are downloading music. According to Hollywood Reporter, Paul McGuinness made his case at the MIDEM music conference this week in...
The dates and cities for the 2008 edition of the Warped Tour have been unveiled, with venues to be confirmed later. The annual punk extravaganza will kick off on June 20th in Pomona, California, ending eight weeks later on August 17th in Los Angeles. Against Me!, the Color Fred...
System Of A Down guitarist Daron Malakian may have panicked the group's fans when he told Revolver magazine that he expects to release two albums from his new side project, Scars On Broadway, before doing another System CD. In the same interview, however, Malakian seems to...
Paramore will record its upcoming concerts in the British cities of Manchester, Birmingham and London for special limited edition live CDs that will be pressed in quantities of only 1,000 copies. According to ConcertLive.co.uk, the first 200 copies ordered online will be...
If you didn't make it out to see that Kurt Cobain biopic when it enjoyed its limited-release screening in theaters, you can catch up with it on DVD. Kurt Cobain About a Son makes the jump from the silver screen to the DVD package Feb. 19 from Shout Factory Records. The film,...
Bullet For My Valentine releases its second album, Scream Aim Fire, on Tuesday (January 29th), following up the group's acclaimed 2006 full-length debut, The Poison. The Welsh act opened for both Metallica and Iron Maiden while touring behind its first album, and we asked singer...
Foo Fighters are currently on a major North American tour that next stops on Friday (February 1st) in Reno, Nevada. The band's stage show this time around incorporates four extra musicians as well as a lengthy acoustic section in the middle of the set. Frontman and founder Dave...
Modest Mouse will open for R.E.M. on the veteran modern rock band's upcoming North American tour, according to Billboard.com. Also joining the bill will be up-and-coming independent act and critical favorite the National. R.E.M. will be on the road in support of its new album,...
Although Mudvayne completed most of its new album last summer in New Orleans, the group will now do some additional work on the project this spring. There's still no official release date for the disc, but drummer Matt McDonough told us that he's really anxious for it to come...