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Queens of the Stone Age performed in London on Monday night (February 11th) even though frontman Josh Homme is battling bronchitis and what he called "chronic stupidity," according to NME.com. Although the show was adjusted to make life easier for the ailing singer and guitarist...
Radiohead has unveiled the first batch of U.S. dates that the band will perform in support of its latest album, In Rainbows. The band will kick off the initial leg of its North American trek on May 5th in West Palm Beach, Florida, wrapping up on the 18th in Dallas, Texas. After...
Velvet Revolver has officially canceled its five-date Australian tour, which was scheduled to begin on Friday (February 15th) and had already been postponed once. According to Undercover News, the promoter issued a statement which read in part, "The cancellation of these shows...
Fall Out Boy will release a live album on April 1st in the U.S., according to Absolute Punk and other online sources. No other information about the package is available, including a title and whether it will include just an audio CD or a DVD component. The concert package will...
Filter frontman and founder Richard Patrick has announced that the band's first album in nearly six years, Anthems for the Damned, will be released in May. A single called "Soldiers of Misfortune" will arrive at rock radio stations later this month. Patrick's last effort under...
U2 is including a bonus disc of rare and unreleased material with the upcoming remastered reissue of the band's 1980 debut album, Boy, due out in May. Boy was notable for the large production sound provided by Steve Lillywhite, but according to Undercover News, Joy Division...
Radiohead's former label, Capitol/EMI Music, will release a greatest hits album sometime this spring to coincide with the band's upcoming tour, according to Drowned in Sound. Guitarist Ed O'Brien confirmed the plans for the collection in an interview with a Canadian music TV...
Linkin Park kicks off its new North American tour on Tuesday night (February 12th) in Omaha, Nebraska, and the band is continuing the environmental initiatives it began on last summer's Projekt Revolution run. The group's non-profit Music For Relief foundation will continue to...
Queens of the Stone Age have launched a new web site and contest to tie in with the release of the band's new single, "Make It Wit Chu." The group is hosting what it calls the first international Make Out Contest, with fans encouraged to submit videos via YouTube of couples...