Music News

It seems some U.K. retailers have gotten a head-start on sales of the new Metallica album, Death Magnetic. According to Blabbermouth.net, several British record store chains -- including HMV, which owns about 50 percent of the U.K.'s music retail market -- have begun selling the...
3 Doors Down was forced to postponed seven shows on its current headlining tour due to singer Brad Arnold's strained voice, according to Tunelab Music. The band scrapped Wednesday's (September 10th) gig in Pikeville, Kentucky, with six more dates through the 19th affected...
Buckcherry's new album, Black Butterfly, began streaming in its entirety on Tuesday (September 9th) at 10,000 TouchTunes digital jukeboxes around the country, according to Blabbermouth.net. TouchTunes provides jukeboxes to more than 30,000 bars, restaurants and retailers...
Death Cab For Cutie has offered a free concert as the grand prize in a new contest to get college students to register to vote, according to NME.com. The band has offered to play on the campus that registers the most voters between now and Election Day (November 4th). Additional...
Disturbed is planning to kick off its fourth Music As A Weapon tour in March of 2009, according to Harddrive Radio. Dates, cities and supporting acts have yet to be unveiled. The last Weapon tour, in late 2006, featured Stone Sour, Nonpoint and Flyleaf in addition to the...
Korn singer Jonathan Davis is working on his first-ever solo album while the band takes an extended break. Davis has been writing material on his own for several years, and told us that fans should expect something different from what he does with Korn: "It's coming out really...
Nada Surf has announced a 13-date U.S. live trek in support of the Brooklyn-based band's latest album, Lucky. According to Spin.com, the tour starts with a November 9th acoustic set in New York City. Nada Surf plays November 19th in Mexico City, then moves on through various...
Snow Patrol's upcoming new album, A Hundred Million Suns, will feature an innovative new application through which fans will be able to access bonus content on an iPhone or iPod Touch. According to NME.com, once the application is downloaded onto either device, content such as...
Incubus frontman Brandon Boyd will debut his new art exhibit, titled "Ectoplasm," at the Mr. Musichead Rock Art Gallery in Los Angeles on September 8th, according to a press release. The show will run through September 27th. The gallery is located on Sunset Boulevard and is open...