Music News

Atreyu will re-issue its latest album, Lead Sails Paper Anchor, in an expanded edition on March 18th, according to Harddrive Radio. The enhanced version of the band's major label debut will include a newly recorded song, DVD content and other bonus features. Frontman Alex...
Velvet Revolver has officially canceled its five-date Australian tour, which was scheduled to begin on Friday (February 15th) and had already been postponed once. According to Undercover News, the promoter issued a statement which read in part, "The cancellation of these shows...
Fall Out Boy will release a live album on April 1st in the U.S., according to Absolute Punk and other online sources. No other information about the package is available, including a title and whether it will include just an audio CD or a DVD component. The concert package will...
Filter frontman and founder Richard Patrick has announced that the band's first album in nearly six years, Anthems for the Damned, will be released in May. A single called "Soldiers of Misfortune" will arrive at rock radio stations later this month. Patrick's last effort under...
U2 is including a bonus disc of rare and unreleased material with the upcoming remastered reissue of the band's 1980 debut album, Boy, due out in May. Boy was notable for the large production sound provided by Steve Lillywhite, but according to Undercover News, Joy Division...
Radiohead's former label, Capitol/EMI Music, will release a greatest hits album sometime this spring to coincide with the band's upcoming tour, according to Drowned in Sound. Guitarist Ed O'Brien confirmed the plans for the collection in an interview with a Canadian music TV...
Linkin Park kicks off its new North American tour on Tuesday night (February 12th) in Omaha, Nebraska, and the band is continuing the environmental initiatives it began on last summer's Projekt Revolution run. The group's non-profit Music For Relief foundation will continue to...
Queens of the Stone Age have launched a new web site and contest to tie in with the release of the band's new single, "Make It Wit Chu." The group is hosting what it calls the first international Make Out Contest, with fans encouraged to submit videos via YouTube of couples...
Rumors continue to circulate about the possible lineup of this summer's Ozzfest 2008. According to Metal Underground, a solo Ozzy Osbourne will headline a package that could include the likes of a reunited Stone Temple Pilots, a solo Serj Tankian from System Of A Down,...