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3 Doors Down has set May 6th as the release date for the band's self-titled fourth album, according to a post from singer Brad Arnold at the group's official message board. A track called "It's Not My Time" has been selected as the disc's first single and will arrive at radio...
Australian act Airbourne will hit the road for a series of U.S. live dates later this month, beginning on February 21st in Salt Lake City. The five-week, 21-date run will wrap up in late March. The quartet has actually relocated temporarily to New Jersey in order to make touring...
Ashes Divide, the new project fronted by A Perfect Circle guitarist Billy Howerdel, has launched its own YouTube channel at youtube.com/ashesdividetv. According to AntiMusic, an initial group of interviews between Howerdel and MTV personality Matt Pinfield has been posted at the...
U2 is reportedly in talks with the Live Nation concert promotion organization about securing a "360" deal with the company similar to the one Madonna struck with Live Nation last year, according to FoxNews.com. The Irish supergroup started its career on Island Records, which was...
Metallica plans to unveil more live dates in the next week or so, and the upcoming batch may include a long-awaited North American show. According to Blabbermouth.net, an email to members of the group's fan club said, "Just a friendly 'heads up' that a few more shows are coming...
Chevelle keeps tacking dates onto its upcoming tour with Canadian act Finger Eleven. Thirteen new shows have booked, with most of them slotted into March and a couple extending the road trip into early April. Chevelle is touring in support of its 2007 album, Vena Sera, which...
Death Cab For Cutie has officially titled its upcoming new album Narrow Stairs. The follow-up to 2005's Plans will arrive in stores on May 20th. Unlike the release of Plans, when the band was nervous because it was their major label debut, guitarist Chris Walla said that the...
The lineup of this summer's inaugural Rockstar Energy Mayhem Tour was confirmed via a press release on Thursday (January 31st). As previously reported, Disturbed and Slipknot will headline the trek, with Slipknot closing the show. Dragonforce and Mastodon will join them on the...
The Used has posted a message on MySpace updating fans on the band's current activities. The punk act wrote in part, "We're in the studio right now writing and recording new music and it is going great. We put up a few pics of us in the studio so check 'em out...any day now we...