Music News

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 Pennywise concert held after the Toyota Grand Prix in Long Beach, California on Saturday night (April 19th) was marred by rioting, with more than 50 police officers called to the scene in riot gear. According to the Long Beach Press Telegram, the crowd got out of hand after...
10 Years premiered the video for its latest single, "Beautiful," at the web site of the band's label, UniversalRepublic.com, on Monday (April 21st). The clip takes a satirical look at what a press release called "the lengths the paparazzi and celebrities go through to notice...
The Foxboro Hot Tubs have started streaming their entire new album, Stop Drop and Roll, at myspace.com/foxborohottubs. The band, which is actually Green Day in disguise, released the album on Tuesday (April 22nd) and it is available for download at foxborohottubsdownload.com...
Earth Day came and went on Tuesday (April 22nd), but many music acts are trying to keep environmental awareness alive throughout the year. Billboard has come up with a list of the top 10 acts who are trying to make a difference in their everyday lives and on tour. Jack Johnson...