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More details have come to light about Coldplay's upcoming EP, titled Prospekt's March and due out next month. According to Billboard.com, the set will feature six new recordings, as well as a new version of the band's current single, "Lost!", which features a previously...
Rise Against releases its fifth studio album on Tuesday (October 7th), titled Appeal to Reason, and it is perhaps the hardcore punk band's most melodic offering yet. But the group's activist stance and politically-tinged lyrics are as potent as ever. Singer Tim McIlrath told us...
Oasis releases its seventh studio album on Tuesday (October 7th), called Dig Out Your Soul. Like its predecessors, the British band's newest offering is heavily influenced by classic U.K. groups like the Beatles and the Kinks. Oasis guitarist and principal songwriter Noel...
Green Day is reportedly working with producer and Garbage drummer Butch Vig on the band's long-awaited next album, according to Buzznet. The news came courtesy of Garbage singer Shirley Manson, who mentioned during a recent interview on Late Night with Carson Daly that her...
A new group featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith, former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar, ex-Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony and guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani recently began recording its debut album, according to Billboard.com. Although the band, which played live...
Radiohead is leading the charge, along with several other musical acts, to change the copyright laws in the U.K. and make them more beneficial to musicians. According to Aversion.com, the band is one of about 60 artists that have signed the Featured Artists' Coalition charter,...
Scars on Broadway, the new group featuring System of a Down guitarist/singer Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, has abruptly canceled its upcoming North American tour as well as an October 14th performance on ABC-TV's Jimmy Kimmel Live. A statement from the band's...
The Offspring have been conspicuously absent from North American stages since releasing their latest album, Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace, last June, but that will change in 2009. The group plans to announce a full schedule of dates and venues in January, with the trek likely to...
Snow Patrol will play four shows in two days in the U.K. later this month to promote the release of the band's fifth album, A Hundred Million Suns. According to the group's publicist, the band will start in Ireland on October 26th, playing in Dublin in the afternoon and Belfast...