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Scars on Broadway, the new band from System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, had the biggest new song at rock radio last week with "They Say," the first single from the group's self-titled debut album. Malakian told us that the song sums up one of...
Weezer launched its YouTube channel on Friday (May 23rd), kicking things off with the premiere of the video for the band's current single, "Pork and Beans." The clip features a number of YouTube celebrities such as "Chocolate Rain"'s Tay Zonday, "Junior Miss South Carolina"...
After a two-week "beta" test run, Metallica's new MissionMetallica.com web site officially launches on Tuesday (May 27th), promising to give fans a look behind the scenes into the writing and recording of the band's upcoming ninth studio album. According to a post from the band...
Death Cab For Cutie's new album, Narrow Stairs, could be headed for the Number One spot on this week's Billboard album chart, according to music industry web site Hits Daily Double. The site's chart preview on Friday (May 16th) projected that the album would sell somewhere...
Green Day played its first show as the Foxboro Hot Tubs on Thursday night (May 15th), according to official fan club web site GreenDayAuthority.com. The band took the stage at the small Stork Club in Oakland, California at 11:00 p.m. Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, known in this...
The Offspring will reissue two classic early albums on the band's original label, Epitaph Records, to tie in with the release of their upcoming new effort, Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace. The group's second album, 1992's Ignition, and their breakthrough 1994 record, Smash, will...
Coldplay singer Chris Martin told Billboard.biz on Thursday (May 15th) that the members of the British band "weren't really speaking" before beginning work on their upcoming fourth album, Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends. Martin said that the band needed to "recharge"...
Hip-hop crossover act Flobots will give a free performance on Tuesday (May 20th) at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue in Los Angeles as part of a "Rock the Vote" campaign to register young voters. The show, which begins at 6:00 p.m., is sponsored by a local...
Foo Fighters will perform at the 105th anniversary celebration of the Harley-Davidson Motor Company, with the band scheduled to play on August 29th, 2008 at outdoor Milwaukee venue Roadhouse at the Lakefront. According to a press release, the band will be joined by Three Days...