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Punk act The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus is planning to hit the road on its first-ever acoustic tour from April to June, according to a posting at the band's official web site forums. Dates and venues have yet to be revealed for what's being called the Unplugged and Unaffected tour,...
Seether kicks off a U.S. trek next week with Three Days Grace and Breaking Benjamin that will end in early April, but the band has announced a new eight-week run with Flyleaf that begins immediately after the previous tour finishes. Frontman Shaun Morgan told us that the group...
Paramore and Angels & Airwaves are among the acts added to the lineup of this summer's Warped Tour, which kicks off on June 20th in Pomona, California. Paramore will appear on selected dates which have yet to be determined. Paramore singer Hayley Williams told us why she...
Bullet For My Valentine's second album, Scream Aim Fire, sold 53,000 copies in its first week of release to debut at Number Four on the Billboard 200 album chart. The Welsh group's sophomore effort fell just 8,000 copies short of Alicia Keys, whose latest record remained atop...
Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz and Good Charlotte guitarist/singer Joel Madden are both reportedly up for a role in an upcoming horror movie, according to CHUD.com. The movie, titled Jennifer's Body, was written by flavor-of-the-month stripper-turned-screenwriter Diablo Cody,...
Modest Mouse frontman Isaac Brock plans to begin writing the band's next album with guitarist Johnny Marr in March, according to RollingStone.com. The pair will work on some new material before Modest Mouse heads out as special guests on R.E.M.'s upcoming North American tour,...
Sevendust is forming its tour plans to support the arrival of the band's seventh studio album, Chapter VII: Hope and Sorrow, on April 1st. The group will travel to Australia in mid-March to open three shows for Ozzy Osbourne, before coming home to the U.S. for a spring...
Sick Puppies have added a batch of new dates to the band's 2008 North American tour. The trek kicks off on February 15th in Alaska and the band has booked another 21 shows in addition to the 11 gigs that have been confirmed so far. The Australian trio continues to hit the trail...
Nickelback has raised $600,000 from the audio and digital sales of its single "If Everyone Cared," according to Tunelab Music. The proceeds were presented over the weekend to Amnesty International and International Children's Awareness Canada (ICAC). The Canadian quartet, along...