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U2 and concert promoters MCB were fined the equivalent of $53,000 in U.S. dollars by the Dublin City Council for excess noise levels during their concerts at the city's Croke Park in July. According to Ireland's Evening Herald , the council brought the penalties due to the...
Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher revealed in an Italian radio interview that he will return to the stage with a new band soon -- and that the new group will feature all the members of Oasis except for his brother, guitarist Noel Gallagher . Liam explained, "We're sort of...
Muse is finalizing a spring headlining tour of the U.S., the band's first full trek here in support of its latest album, The Resistance . Dates and cities will be announced soon. The news comes as the first single from The Resistance , "Uprising," enjoys its 10th straight week...
Breaking Benjamin frontman and chief songwriter Ben Burnley says there's one reason why the band's new album, Dear Agony , took longer than usual to write: he wasn't drunk when he was doing it. Burnley explained it to us: "This is the first album I've ever written or recorded...
My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way has told England's Kerrang! magazine that the band's upcoming fourth album is "concept-free" -- a first for the New Jersey punk outfit. Way added that it was difficult for the group to get out of the concept album habit, saying, "To be...
Fans of the late Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott are in an uproar over the resurfacing of a 2005 painting called "The Assassination Of Dimebag Darrell." Done by New York-based artist Tom Sanford , the picture is a graphic depiction of the fatal onstage...
30 Seconds To Mars has premiered the epic video for its new single, "Kings & Queens," at the band's MySpace page. The nine-minute clip was directed by frontman Jared Leto under his "Bartholomew Cubbins" pseudonym. Officially titled "The Ride," the opening credits describe...
Courtney Love told RollingStone.com on Thursday (November 12th) that her new album, Nobody's Daughter , will be released in January, and that it will go out under the name of her original band Hole . Although the group features no original members besides Love, she said, "...
Incubus is launching a large auction of tour and personal memorabilia on eBay, with all the proceeds going to the band's Make Yourself Foundation. According to an email sent out by the group, among the items for sale are singer Brandon Boyd 's 1962 Vespa. drummer Jose Pasillas...