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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...
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...
Hellyeah has begun streaming the video for its latest single, "Thank You," all over the Internet, including sites such as MySpace, YouTube, Yahoo! and AOL. The song pays tribute to what Hellyeah guitarist Tom Maxwell described to us as "all of our fallen heroes" and the clip...
The White Stripes will issue a Spanish-language version of their single "Conquest" on February 19th. Titled "Conquista," the release will be available on both CD and seven-inch vinyl and will be credited to Las Rayas Blancas. It will contain the title track and a second version...
Amy Winehouse was the biggest winner at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards. held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night (February 10th), winning five of the six awards she had been nominated for. The evening's final award, Album of the Year, went to Herbie Hancock's River...
Fans who have long pondered the deeper meanings of the lyrics on Beck's classic Odelay album can find something else to do now. Beck told RollingStone.com that many of the vocals on songs like "The New Pollution" and "Devil's Haircut" were "scratch vocals" -- tracks recorded as...