Music News

Former Blink-182 bassist Mark Hoppus has spoken at length with MTV.com about the current status of the band and the possibility of a reunion. Hoppus, frontman Tom DeLonge and drummer Travis Barker began spending time together again for the first time in nearly four years this...
Kid Rock says in the new issue of Q magazine that he doesn't understand why celebrities go to rehab, although he admits to spending time in anger management therapy. According to Gigwise, Rock dismisses the idea of getting treatment for addiction issues, telling the publication...
Metallica kicked off the second leg of its current North American tour on Monday night (January 12th) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with dates scheduled through February 1st in Newark, New Jersey. The group is playing in the round on this tour as it has done in previous years, but...
The Killers are among the first acts tentatively confirmed to perform at this year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, scheduled for April 17th, 18th, and 19th at the Empire Polo Field in Indio, California. According to Buzznet.com, other artists who appear to be...
Papa Roach has set March 24th as the release date for the band's fifth major label album, Metamorphosis. The disc was originally scheduled to come out last fall but got pushed back to the spring. We hear that this is the strongest Papa Roach outing yet, and singer Jacoby Shaddix...
Fans gathered in Peoria, Illinois, on Saturday (January 10th), despite freezing cold to rally in support of AC/DC possibly coming to play in their city. According to the Peoria Journal-Star, a crowd gathered outside the city's Civic Center in the hope that they could get enough...
Sevendust drummer Morgan Rose and his wife, former Playboy Playmate Teri Harrison, are among the couples featured in the latest installment of the E! True Hollywood Story: Rock Wives, which premieres on Friday (January 16th) at 8 p.m. ET/PT. According to a press release, the 90-...
The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus has posted a new song called "Pen and Paper" at the band's official MySpace page, with the track also available for purchase at iTunes. The song sounds very different from their other recent single, "You Better Pray," but singer Ronnie Winter told us...
U2 singer Bono began writing for The New York Times on Sunday (January 11th) with the first in a series of occasional columns he will pen for the paper's Op-Ed page. In addition to doing a podcast of the first column, he will also have his pieces posted at nytimes.com/opinion ...