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Green Day will embark on a major world tour in support of its upcoming album, 21st Century Breakdown, beginning in July with a North American indoor arena trek, according to FMQB.com. The latest news surrounding the highly-anticipated release comes as both MTV.com and Rolling...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan's side project Puscifer makes its live debut on Friday night (February 13th) with the first of three shows in Las Vegas at the Palms Casino's 2,500-seat Pearl Theatre. Many musicians joke about playing at Vegas casinos in the twilight of their...
U2 will perform for five nights in a row on CBS-TV's Late Show With David Letterman, beginning on Monday, March 2nd and ending on Friday, March 6th, according to Billboard.biz. The unprecedented stand will coincide with the release of the Irish band's new album, No Line On The...
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs reveal in a new interview with Spin magazine that guitarist Nick Zinner is not playing all that much guitar but working a lot more with synthesizers on the band's upcoming album, It's Blitz! Zinner told the magazine, "When Karen (O, singer) orders, 'No...
A source close to Green Day has told us that a story reported online about the lyrical content of the band's new album being too offensive for retailers is "absolutely false." The item surfaced on Wednesday (February 11th) at AbsolutePunk.net, which quoted a post from blogger...
There's been little news out of the Velvet Revolver camp lately regarding a new singer for the band, although auditions have reportedly been ongoing. Bassist Duff McKagan told us this week that the group has been a little frustrated with the submissions they've gotten and even...
The White Stripes will perform on Conan O'Brien's last night as host of NBC-TV's Late Night With Conan O'Brien, scheduled to air on Friday, February 20th, according to Pitchfork Media. This will mark the first live appearance by the Stripes since the summer of 2007, when the duo...
Felony sex charges against Saving Abel guitarist Jason Null and a roadie for the band were dropped on Tuesday (February 10th), according to the Oakland Tribune. The charges were dropped after prosecutors reviewed a videotape of the alleged incident, in which the pair were...
Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland has told Spin magazine that the band will release a new album in early 2010. In a new interview on his current solo tour, Weiland revealed that guitarist Dean DeLeo and bassist Robert DeLeo have begun writing music, explaining, "Those...