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Punk act The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus is planning to hit the road on its first-ever acoustic tour from April to June, according to a posting at the band's official web site forums. Dates and venues have yet to be revealed for what's being called the Unplugged and Unaffected tour,...
Seether kicks off a U.S. trek next week with Three Days Grace and Breaking Benjamin that will end in early April, but the band has announced a new eight-week run with Flyleaf that begins immediately after the previous tour finishes. Frontman Shaun Morgan told us that the group...
Hellyeah has begun streaming the video for its latest single, "Thank You," all over the Internet, including sites such as MySpace, YouTube, Yahoo! and AOL. The song pays tribute to what Hellyeah guitarist Tom Maxwell described to us as "all of our fallen heroes" and the clip...
The White Stripes will issue a Spanish-language version of their single "Conquest" on February 19th. Titled "Conquista," the release will be available on both CD and seven-inch vinyl and will be credited to Las Rayas Blancas. It will contain the title track and a second version...
Amy Winehouse was the biggest winner at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards. held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night (February 10th), winning five of the six awards she had been nominated for. The evening's final award, Album of the Year, went to Herbie Hancock's River...
Fans who have long pondered the deeper meanings of the lyrics on Beck's classic Odelay album can find something else to do now. Beck told RollingStone.com that many of the vocals on songs like "The New Pollution" and "Devil's Haircut" were "scratch vocals" -- tracks recorded as...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is apparently not pleased that many fans film concerts and upload them to sites such as YouTube. According to Gigwise.com, Armstrong was playing with his side project, Pinhead Gunpowder, last Monday (February 4th) in Los Angeles when he...
Linkin Park begins its new tour on Tuesday night (February 12th) in Omaha, Nebraska, its first in North America since last summer's Projekt Revolution. Singer Chester Bennington told us that fans can expect to see quite a different show from the one they attended last year: "...
Paramore guitarist Josh Farro has expressed dismay to Gigwise.com over what he claims is the way that the press concentrates mainly on singer Hayley Williams at the expense of the three men in the group. Farro told the web site, "We are a team, we are a band. It's not just...