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Blink-182 will headline the 2009 Virgin Mobile Fest, which will feature free admission and take place at the Merriweather-Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland on August 30th. Joining the reunited punk trio on the bill are Weezer, Taking Back Sunday, Jet, Franz Ferdinand, The...
Ex-Soundgarden bassist Ben Shepherd allegedly commented on recent rumors that the band was planning to reunite through a text sent to a reader of music industry news site The Daily Swarm. Speculation about a reunion got kicked up a notch last week thanks to an interview in...
The new greatest hits collection from Incubus, Monuments And Melodies, debuted at Number Five on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (June 24th), selling 70,000 copies in its first week of release. The deluxe version of the set, featuring 11 bonus tracks, was the only one...
Former Evanescence guitarist Ben Moody has responded to a statement posted online by that band's singer, Amy Lee. In her post, Lee sought to distance Evanescence from Moody's new group, We Are The Fallen, which features two other ex-members of Evanescence as well as American...
The Fray's guitarist and songwriter Joe King recently teamed up with Kris Allen for a two-day studio session, and according to MTV.com, it went really well. The American Idol champ had emailed King about working together, and before he knew it they were in producer Timbaland's...
The reunited Creed recorded live performances of several of the band's classic tracks for a new segment of the AOL Sessions online concert series, giving fans a taste of what they'll hear when the group kicks off its comeback tour on August 6th in Pittsburgh. As for what they'll...
Deftones have issued an update at the band's MySpace blog, posting on Tuesday (June 23rd) about the status of bassist Chi Cheng and the group's recording plans. Regarding Cheng, who remains semi-comatose since being gravely injured in a car crash last November, the band wrote, "...
Fall Out Boy bass player Pete Wentz hinted in an online Twitter conversation with fans on Sunday night (June 21st) that the band is going away for a while, if not breaking up outright. According to MTV.com, when asked when fans could expect a new Fall Out Boy record, Wentz...
White Stripes/Raconteurs frontman Jack White and Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page told reporters at a press conference in Los Angeles on Friday (June 19th) that neither man is a huge fan of the Guitar Hero video game phenomenon. According to NME.com, White said, "It's...