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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...
Neil Young has announced the line-up for his 22nd annual Bridge School Benefit concerts on October 25th and 26th, at Shoreline Amphitheater just outside San Francisco. Rolling Stone reported that this year's shows will feature Young, ZZ Top, Smashing Pumpkins, Wilco, Jack...
The Plain White T's issue their second major label album on Tuesday (September 23rd), titled Big Bad World. The new disc follows up 2006's Every Second Counts, which featured the massive hit single, "Hey There Delilah." This time around, the band changed its approach to...
Paramore singer Hayley Williams wrote at her personal blog this week that the band is working on some new songs which could end up on the soundtrack of the upcoming film version of the best-selling book Twilight. Williams did not give many details, writing, "We are back home...
Death Cab For Cutie has released a new digital live EP, the band's third in the past several months, according to Pitchfork Media. The latest, which is being sold exclusively at iTunes, is called Live From Las Vegas at the Palms. It features five songs recorded by the group...
Drowning Pool, Saliva and Jet Black Stare will team up for a U.S. tour beginning sometime in October, according to Tunelab Music. Tantric may also join the bill on selected gigs. Dates and cities for the trek are expected to be confirmed shortly. Drowning Pool continues to...
Pearl Jam guitarist Stone Gossard is following bandmate Jeff Ament's lead and preparing a solo album for release. According to Billboard.com, Gossard plans to issue his second solo effort sometime in the next few months. A title has yet to be announced, but one song, called "...
Shiny Toy Guns have revealed that the band's new album, Season of Poison, will arrive on November 4th. The group's second full-length disc will feature the debut of new vocalist Sisley Treasure, who replaces Carah Faye Charnow. Treasure actually played in an earlier version of...