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Death Cab For Cutie has announced the details of a spring North American tour that will launch on April 7th at the Tower Theatre in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, with the trek coming to a close on May 6th in Austin, Texas. Cold War Kids will be the direct support for the April gigs...
Faith No More will not be reuniting to perform at this spring's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival despite heavy rumors that they would. According to Billboard.com, former Faith No More vocalist Mike Patton is going to appear at the event with beatboxer Rahzel, which...
The Killers are reportedly planning to record a collection of cover songs for their next album, according to a new interview in Q magazine. Each member of the quartet will get to pick three songs that he'd like to include on the CD, with drummer Ronnie Vannucci already saying he...
Hoobastank releases its new album, titled Fornever, on Tuesday (January 27th). The group's first record in three years, it follows the commercial disappointment of 2006's Every Man For Himself as well as previous multi-platinum hits like 2001's self-titled debut and 2003's The...
RollingStone.com got a sneak preview of the upcoming Guitar Hero: Metallica, which is due out on March 29th and is only the second in the popular gaming franchise to be based around a specific artist. According to RollingStone.com's report, the game's storyline was conceived by...
Death Cab For Cutie leads the lineup of artists contributing cover songs to Sweetheart: Our Favorite Artists Sing Their Favorite Love Songs, a new compilation being released by Starbucks on January 30th. According to Pitchfork Media, the 14-song set also contains tracks from...
Representatives for Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea have denied reports that he will be touring with the reunited British band Faces later this year. According to Music Radar, Flea himself was quoted as saying, "I don't know anything about a Faces tour or album," while Gayle...
A musician and independent label owner in the U.S. has drawn attention to the similarity between one of his album covers and that of the new U2 record, No Line On The Horizon. According to NME.com, Taylor Deupree pointed out at his blog, 12kblog, that Specification: Fifteen, a...
As the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus prepares for the February 3rd release of its new album, Lonely Road, the punk act also continues to be actively involved with a large number of charities and social issues such as domestic violence and teen suicide prevention. Singer Ronnie Winter...