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Beck issues his eighth studio album on Tuesday (July 8th), titled Modern Guilt. The singer-songwriter co-produced the record with Danger Mouse, who is one-half of the alt-funk duo Gnarls Barkley. Modern Guilt is also the final release under Beck's contract with Interscope...
Flobots will headline the largest solar-powered concert ever staged in San Diego on July 12th, according to a press release issued by Stay Classy, a philanthropic social networking company that's sponsoring the event. The third annual Stay Classy Tailgate is expected to bring an...
Hinder hits the road for the first time since last fall on Wednesday (July 9th) in Maryland Heights, Missouri, when it begins a summer U.S. swing with Staind and headliners 3 Doors Down. Asked if his hard-partying band was looking forward to touring again with some old friends,...
Nickelback will reportedly work with legendary producer Robert John "Mutt" Lange on the band's sixth studio album, according to Tunelab Music and industry commentator Bob Lefsetz's email column. Lange is best known for producing the classic AC/DC albums Highway to Hell and Back...
The AC/DC classic "Highway to Hell" is becoming one of the most requested songs at funerals in the band's home country of Australia, according to the U.K.'s Telegraph. Along with "Highway to Hell," Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" is also one of the more contemporary tunes...
White Stripes and Raconteurs singer and guitarist Jack White has written a poem expressing his strong feelings about his hometown of Detroit, according to the Associated Press. The piece, which was published in the Sunday (July 6th) edition of the Detroit Free Press, was...
Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis' gravestone has been stolen from the Macclesfield Cemetery in Cheshire, England, where he was buried. According to detectives, the tombstone is inscribed "Ian Curtis 18-5-80... Love Will Tear Us Apart." It has been missing since sometime between...
Serj Tankian has released a new digital EP through the Rhapsody music service. Titled Lie Lie Live, the set contains live versions of current single "Lie Lie Lie" and "The Unthinking Majority," as well as two remixes of "Empty Walls" and a single remix of "Sky Is Over." The...
Staind has added a stretch of headlining dates to its summer schedule in between legs of its tour with 3 Doors Down. According to Tunelab Music, the new shows begin on August 5th in Casper, Wyoming and finish up on the 17th in Nashville. Staind plays in Bonner Springs, Kansas on...