Music News

Coldplay topped a poll of music that people said sends them to sleep, according to Reuters. The new survey done by the Travelodge hotel chain asked a field of more than 2,200 British citizens which musical acts they like to listen to for help in getting some rest. Coldplay was...
Hurt has announced that the band will hold open auditions for a new bass player following the departure last week of Joshua Ansley. If you have the ability to play a five-string bass and can sing background vocals, you should send an email to hurtbassist@hotmail.com and attach a...
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington and his partners have announced the 13th anniversary celebration for their Club Tattoo shops, scheduled for May 10th at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, Arizona. Tickets for the event go on sale this Friday (April 11th). The evening will...
Metallica has been named the fifth best-selling album act of the SoundScan era, which began in May of 1991 with the first electronic scanning of record store sales. According to Yahoo! Music, the band has sold 48,867,000 records in the U.S. and will hit the 50 million mark...
Radiohead has unveiled the rest of its North American tour dates for August, which will begin on the 1st of the month with a headlining appearance at Lollapalooza in Chicago. The band's itinerary that month also includes performances at the All Points West festival in New Jersey...
Thousands were evacuated from a Queens of the Stone Age concert in Hobart, Australia on Friday night (April 4th) after a light on stage overheated and filled the venue with smoke, according to Blabbermouth.net. The hall was cleared just before the band was scheduled to begin its...
Nine Inch Nails has announced that guitarist Robin Finck will rejoin the group for its upcoming world tour, which begins this summer in North America. Finck toured with Nine Inch Nails between 1994 and 1997 in support of The Downward Spiral and again between 2000 and 2001 behind...
Rob Zombie has issued a brief update on the progress of his next studio album. Zombie wrote online, "Work on the new album is moving along great. We have about 10 songs so far and are still writing away like maniacs. No release date as of yet." Zombie's next studio effort will...
Korn plans to issue a concert DVD titled Live in Montreaux 2004 on May 13th, according to Tunelab Music. The disc will contain footage of the band performing 17 songs, including hits like "Got The Life," "Falling Away From Me," "Freak on a Leash" and "Here to Stay." Information...