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Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has continued the band's efforts to downplay the group's recent digital release of its new album, In Rainbows, as an historic development in the distribution of music. Yorke told England's BBC Radio 4, "We didn't want it to be a big announcement...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash's wife Perla Hudson is asking the public for help in locating her brother, Ivan Pablo Padilla, who has been missing since December of 2001. In a post at her husband's official web site, slashonline.com, Hudson wrote that her brother, who also goes...
The Smashing Pumpkins issued a four-song acoustic EP through the iTunes store on Wednesday (January 2nd), titled American Gothic. All of the songs except one, "The Rose March," were written by frontman Billy Corgan last summer while the band did residencies in Asheville, North...
Staind is planning a "June-ish" release for its yet-to-be-titled sixth studio album, according to Tunelab Music. The group will tentatively begin touring in April to promote the disc, which will follow up 2005's Chapter V. The band began writing its new CD at the end of November...
Marilyn Manson's marriage to burlesque dancer and model Dita Von Teese is now officially over, according to the Associated Press. A judgment filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday (December 27th) restored the former couple "to the status of single persons." Manson and...
Radiohead released the physical CD edition of its seventh studio album, In Rainbows, on Tuesday, New Year's Day (January 1st), after initially making the record available as a pay-what-you-want download in October. The CD version has been issued through the independent ATO...
A collection of homemade demos from Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo, titled Alone -- The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo, sold only 14,000 copies in its first week of release, debuting at Number 153 on last week's Billboard album chart. The CD's low placement on the chart was even...
Seether has broken the record for the longest stay on top of the Modern Rock chart, most recently held by Foo Fighters with "The Pretender." Seether's current single, "Fake It," has topped the chart for 18 weeks, one more than "The Pretender." "Fake It" is also Number One on the...
Fall Out Boy's new album, Infinity On High, leaked online over the weekend, more than two weeks before its scheduled release date of February 6th. According to RollingStone.com, bassist Pete Wentz hinted at a show in Atlanta last Friday (January 19th) that the group's label...