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U2 manager Paul McGuinness took a swipe at Radiohead during an interview with the BBC this week, saying that the band's pay-what-you-want download version of its latest album, In Rainbows, "backfired." According to NME.com, McGuinness explained, "Sixty to 70 percent of the...
Coldplay has delayed the start of its North American tour by two weeks, according to a press release issued by the band's publicist. The original June 29th kickoff in Philadelphia has been scrapped, with the trek now beginning on July 14th in Los Angeles. The initial nine dates...
Disturbed was confirmed to debut on Wednesday (June 11th) at Number One on the Billboard album chart, with a label representative telling us that the band's fourth album, Indestructible, sold just over 250,000 copies in its first week of release to land in the top spot. This...
Beck played a surprise show at the Echoplex in Los Angeles on Monday night (June 9th), previewing a batch of new material from his upcoming album, Modern Guilt. According to L.A. Weekly, the singer/songwriter aired out at least three new tunes, including the record's title track...
Korn and Mudvayne have been named in a lawsuit by a 27-year-old woman injured at a concert where both bands performed, according to the Rocky Mountain News. Nicole LaScalia attended a local radio festival held at the University of Denver's Magness Arena on March 8th, 2006, and...
Nine Inch Nails main man Trent Reznor is working on a cable TV series based on his 2007 concept album, Year Zero, according to a lengthy profile of Reznor in the Sunday edition of the New York Times. The article does not go into much detail about the project, except to say that...
The Raconteurs were joined onstage Sunday night (June 8th) in Detroit by White Stripes drummer Meg White, according to Billboard.com. With singer and guitarist Jack White a part of both bands, this was an unofficial return to the stage for the Stripes, who have not performed...
The Offspring have begun streaming their new album, Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace, in its entirety at imeem.com/theoffspring. The stream went live on Monday morning (June 9th), just a few hours before the group premiered the video for first single "Hammerhead" at IGN.com. The...
Radiohead debuted a new song called "Super Collider" at the kickoff of the band's European tour this past weekend in Dublin, Ireland, according to RollingStone.com. The song was played as an encore during both shows of the group's two-night stand, with singer Thom Yorke...