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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...
Motley Crue's upcoming press conference on April 15th in Los Angeles will be streamed live on the Web and broadcast live on the Fuse cable music channel, according to sources at the band's management company. The source indicated that the webcast will be handled by "Microsoft,"...
Organizers for Ozzfest are "getting close" to unveiling information about the 2008 edition of the traveling festival, according to a post at the official Ozzfest web site. Fans are encouraged in the post to register at the site in order to get all the details as they become...
Saturday (April 5th) marks both the 14th anniversary of the death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and the sixth anniversary of the passing of Alice In Chains vocalist Layne Staley. Cobain killed himself with a shotgun at his Seattle home at the age of 27, leaving behind a small...
Stone Temple Pilots will play an ambitious schedule of 65 shows in 2008 as the band returns from a seven-year live hiatus, according to a press release issued on Thursday (April 3rd). As previously announced, the trek will kick off on May 17th with a headlining appearance at the...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash spoke with RollingStone.com about the band's decision to part with singer Scott Weiland following the final show of their European tour on Tuesday (April 1st) in Amsterdam, Holland. Slash explained, "Everybody's just very relieved. This is...