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Tantric's new album, The End Begins, has a completely new line-up. Since the group's last release, every member of the band split except for singer Hugo Ferreira, who was forced to find all new players and a different record label. He told us why the band members went their...
The all-star cover band Camp Freddy is doing a Thursday night residency for the entire month of May at the Roxy nightclub in Los Angeles, according to a press release. Guests who will perform with the group during this series of shows are slated to include Incubus singer Brandon...
Kid Rock has teamed up with a Peoria radio station to raise money for two residents of central Illinois who were injured while serving in Iraq. According to Radio and Records, people can bid on an electric guitar, an acoustic guitar and a drumhead that have all been autographed...
The original lineup of Jane's Addiction reunited to perform four songs on Wednesday night (April 23rd) at the first-ever U.S. NME Awards, held at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles. The group, which appeared on stage with founding bassist Eric Avery for the first time in 17 years...
Up-and-coming act Saving Abel will hit the road as direct support to Puddle of Mudd this summer, starting on July 5th and continuing all the way through Labor Day in early September. Dates and venues have yet to be announced for the trek, although the July 5th show is scheduled...
The Smashing Pumpkins were inducted into the Hollywood RockWalk on Wednesday (April 23rd), with frontman Billy Corgan and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin placing their hands in cement outside the Guitar Center in Hollywood. According to Reuters, Corgan said about the event, "I'm so...
A publicist for Weezer confirmed to MTV News this week that the cover art for the band's new album circulated online is official. Fans and music web sites had been skeptical about whether the design was real since the four group members are dressed in less than flattering attire...
Disturbed kicks off its spring U.S. tour on Saturday (April 26th) at the Edgefest in Little Rock, Arkansas as the band gears up for the early June arrival of its fourth studio album, Indestructible. Singer David Draiman told us that based on the response from inside the...
The 2008 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival kicks off on Friday (April 25th), with Jack Johnson, the Raconteurs, Death Cab For Cutie, Serj Tankian and others leading a three-day lineup that also includes rare performances from the Verve and Portishead, along with veteran...