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OK Go has announced that it will headline the second annual Mighty Mic Human Rights Awareness: Save Darfur Concert, scheduled for May 29th at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Proceeds from the show will go to the Student Anti-Genocide Network (STAND) and US...
Radiohead singer Thom Yorke expressed the group's unhappiness with former label EMI Music's decision to release a greatest hits package from the band. Yorke told British outlet The Word, "We haven't really had any hits so what exactly is the purpose? There's nothing we can do...
Slipknot has posted a two-minute "teaser video" for the band's next album online, according to Blabbermouth.net. The clip does not contain any music, but consists of eerie footage of desolate rural landscapes, abandoned farms and empty houses. No other information is provided...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich told a Los Angeles radio station on Monday (May 5th) that the band's new web site, MissionMetallica.com, will showcase the kind of "making-of-the-album" features usually found these days on a DVD accompanying a CD release. Ulrich explained, "We...
Disturbed's newly released video for its current single, "Inside the Fire," comes with a short introduction by singer David Draiman in which he reveals that the song deals with suicide, adding that anyone watching the clip who is either suicidal or knows someone that is should...
Paramore is tentatively planning a summer tour with Jack's Mannequin that will start in late July and extend into August, according to Absolute Punk. Singer Hayley Williams announced the news on the Tuesday (May 6th) edition of the Fuse cable network program The Sauce. Williams...
Sevendust guitarist Clint Lowery, who recently rejoined the group after four and a half years away, has posted an update on his first tour back with the band. According to Blabbermouth, Lowery wrote in part, "First off, let me just say that the past few weeks back with Sevendust...
3 Doors Down has announced the initial stretch of dates for the band's upcoming summer tour, which will also feature Staind and Hinder on the bill. The trek begins on July 7th in Maryland Heights, Missouri, with shows confirmed through August 27th in Seattle. More dates are...
Beck may be the next major artist to release an album into the marketplace as quickly as possible. A source told MTV News that the singer-songwriter's new record could be out as soon as four to six weeks from now. There have been no official announcements about the record, other...