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Los Angeles native Beck has added a couple of new dates to his Modern Guilt tour, including a stop at his hometown's newest concert venue. Beck will inaugurate the 2,300-seat Club Nokia on November 10th. He'll also play what is now a three-night run in New York City in early...
Who needs MTV when there's Yo Gabba Gabba? Like Sesame Street and the SpongeBob SquarePants movie, the trippy Nick Jr. show attracts big-name contributors to help entertain its young audience. Thursday's (September 25th) "animal" episode featured Jimmy Eat World performing a...
Kid Rock is launching his very own brand of beer next year. The "All Summer Long" singer will develop the brew with Drinks America, a beverage maker which promises a product appealing to "beer drinkers who appreciate value with an easy-to-drink, traditional, good tasting...
Artwork by members of Rage Against The Machine, Modest Mouse, Spoon, R.E.M., Death Cab For Cutie, and My Morning Jacket will be auctioned off to benefit the War Child International charity starting September 30th. The donated pieces are all protest signs designed by the...
Original Motley Crue band member Nikki Sixx is not impressed by what passes for "rock" these days. While the National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month spokesman praises bands like Papa Roach and Buckcherry for walking the rock "walk," he cringes at the thought that "...
Radiohead is giving fans another shot at remixing one of its songs. Starting today (September 23rd) through the radioheadremix Web site, fans can access parts of the tune "Reckoner" to remix as they please. Six different component parts of the track, or "stems," will be...
Rise Against is offering fans another peek at its forthcoming album by streaming the single "Collapse (Post-Amerika)" on its MySpace page. The three minute, 13 second song is the second track from the group's Appeal To Reason album to go public. The first single from the album...
System Of A Down bassist Shavo Odadjian and Wu-Tang Clan rapper The RZA perform together under their collaborative banner, Achozen, at the We The People music festival this weekend in Los Angeles. The artists are listed individually as festival performers on the event's website...
Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley is turning up the volume and picking up the pace with his current side project The Departed. The punk band was supposedly formed by "five friends playing music for the fun of it," and brings Hurley together with Misery Signals players Stuart Ross...