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Jane's Addiction will be honored with the Godlike Genius Award For Extraordinary Services To Music at the first U.S. edition of the NME Awards, sponsored by the long-running British music magazine NME and scheduled to be held at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles on April 23rd...
Linkin Park announced details last week for the fifth edition of the Projekt Revolution tour, which will get underway on July 16th in Boston. The festival-type trek joins an already crowded summer schedule that features the Warped Tour, the Rockstar Energy Mayhem Tour, most...
The Offspring has completed work on its new album, with the title revealed as Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace. According to a post at the band's official web site, the release date is June 17th. A message from the group said, "After over a year of recording, I'm happy to announce...
Panic at the Disco kicked off its headlining run on the 2008 Honda Civic Tour on Thursday night (April 10th) in San Francisco, with the trek scheduled to hit more than 40 cities in the next two months. Panic's last full tour in late 2006 hit arenas and found the band bringing a...
A report at AllYourTV.com says that a "major music-oriented television channel" has proposed an idea for a reality series revolving around Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose. Sources close to the project indicated that the show would focus on the reclusive singer's efforts to...
Death Cab For Cutie and R.E.M. are the latest acts added to the list of artists celebrating Record Store Day on April 19th with exclusive releases. According to Pitchfork Media, Death Cab For Cutie and R.E.M. will both issue limited edition seven-inch vinyl discs. R.E.M.'s will...
Five Finger Death Punch has announced the upcoming release of a brand new song called "Never Enough," which will be available as a free download to fans who have already bought or are now buying the band's debut album, The Way of the Fist. In order to obtain the song, fans must...
The upcoming Gym Class Heroes album will feature a batch of guest stars, including Ne-Yo, Lil Wayne, John Oates, K-OS and Busta Rhymes. The set, titled The Quilt: Starring Gym Class Heroes, will arrive in August. Production is being handled by Cool & Dre and Fall Out Boy's...
Hawthorne Heights has reportedly settled its differences with Victory Records, according to Hits Daily Double. The independent punk label, based in Chicago, will release a new album from the band later this summer. The group and company have been involved in a nasty legal battle...