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A former radio host in the Canadian province of Quebec has sued the White Stripes for allegedly using a sample from her radio show without her permission, according to Pitchfork Media. Dominique Payette is suing the Stripes for $70,000, claiming that the song "Jumble, Jumble,"...
Kid Rock has expanded his Twisted Brown Trucker Band for his current Rock and Roll Revival Tour, adding more horns, percussion and backup singers to bring the number of musicians onstage to 11. Rock told us why he felt it was necessary to take more people out on the road: "I...
Nickelback has raised $600,000 from the audio and digital sales of its single "If Everyone Cared," according to Tunelab Music. The proceeds were presented over the weekend to Amnesty International and International Children's Awareness Canada (ICAC). The Canadian quartet, along...
System Of A Down vocalist Serj Tankian, Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello and Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder are among the artists contributing songs to the soundtrack of an upcoming film called Body of War. According to RollingStone.com, the documentary follows...
W. Axl Rose, singer and sole original member of Guns N' Roses, turns 46 years old on Wednesday (February 6th). Born William Bruce Rose Jr. in Lafayette, Indiana in 1962, Rose led a troubled younger life in which he was allegedly sexually and physically abused, arrested numerous...
Coldplay has posted a new letter on the band's official web site in which an unnamed member of the group writes that their fourth studio album should be completed in "another four or five weeks," adding that they need to mix 10 songs and re-record one from scratch. The note says...
Muse's two performances at London's Wembley Stadium last summer are coming to CD and DVD. Titled H.A.A.R.P., the combo package will be released on March 17th in the U.K., with an April arrival tentatively in the works for North America. The CD will contain the first of the shows...
The Bravery has announced that it has finished work on The Sun and the Moon Complete, a new two-disc expanded version of its 2007 sophomore CD. The package features the original record on one disc, called The Sun, while a second disc, titled The Moon, contains the same songs in...
The Vines will make their first U.S. live appearances in several years on March 14th at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, March 17th at the Bowery Ballroom in New York City and the 19th at the Troubadour in Los Angeles. The group is in Los Angeles recording its...