Music News

Weezer is getting its own online music channel this summer as part of the launch of a.p.e. radio, according to a press release. The a.p.e. stands for "artist personal experience" and that's what the service plans to offer when it arrives in July, with artists producing and...
Jack White's new band the Dead Weather opened a pre-tour run of "practice" shows on Friday night (June 12th) in the White Stripes/Raconteurs leader's home town of Detroit. In only their second full-length show, the band's 55-minute, 13-song set at the Magic Stick featured 10...
Halestorm has been around since 1998 but the band is finally breaking out with the success of its charged-up new single, "I Get Off." While the song's title pretty much spells out what it's about, singer Lizzy Hale told us that it says different things to different genders: "The...
Metallica will play a benefit concert for the Marin County Museum in San Rafael, California this September, according to the Contra Costa Times. The announcement was made by frontman James Hetfield in a video screened at a museum gala last week for the "Marin Rocks" exhibition,...
Incubus releases a greatest hits set called Monuments And Melodies on Tuesday (June 16th), which includes two new songs titled "Midnight Swim" and "Black Heart Inertia," the latter of which is also the band's current single. Guitarist Mike Einziger told us that the tracks were...
Staind frontman Aaron Lewis has revealed in a new interview that he plans to get down to business and finally record his debut solo album this fall, after Staind finishes up its Stimulate This summer tour. As for whether his solo material will sound different from what he does...
Green Day will bring three tracks from its new album, 21st Century Breakdown, to the Rock Band video game franchise, according to RollingStone.com. The songs "Know Your Enemy," "21 Guns" and "East Jesus Nowhere" will be available to download for the game on July 7th. The...
A trailer has been posted online at twinklecashcompany.com for Blood Into Wine, the upcoming documentary about the efforts of Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan and his partner Eric Glomski to bring the wine industry to Arizona's desolate Verde Valley. The notoriously reclusive...
Staind will kick off its Stimulate This tour on July 1st in Peoria, Illinois, and in keeping with the title's economic theme, the trek is offering a number of incentives to make attending more feasible and affordable for fans. Staind singer Aaron Lewis told us how the concept...