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U2 has signed a 12-year worldwide contract to have Live Nation handle its merchandising, digital and branding rights, according to Billboard.com. The move comes just five months after Madonna signed a massive $120 million partnership deal with the concert promotion organization...
Scars On Broadway, the new band featuring System Of A Down guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, has posted its first song at its official Web site, scarsonbroadway.com. The track, called "They Say," can be streamed at the site's front page, with no other...
Five people were injured at the Taste of Chaos show held on Friday night (March 28th) at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, according to OrlandoSentinel.com. A mosh pit reportedly got out of hand during Avenged Sevenfold's set, with the wounded concertgoers taken by...
Theory of a Deadman releases its third album on Tuesday (April 1st), titled Scars and Souvenirs. The CD follows up 2005's Gasoline and frontman Tyler Connolly told us it definitely represents a musical growth for the Canadian trio: "I guess naturally bands do evolve and they...
3 Doors Down may have pushed the release of its new, self-titled album back three weeks from May 6th to May 27th, but in the meantime fans are enjoying the record's first single, "It's Not My Time." The track is already a Top 10 hit at rock radio and singer Brad Arnold told us...
Former Soundgarden and Audioslave singer Chris Cornell has enlisted hip hop and R&B heavyweight Timbaland to produce his third solo album, according to Blabbermouth.net. Cornell said about the team-up, "This is different from anything I've ever done. I've come from an indie...
Hawthorne Heights is preparing to give its first live performance since the death of guitarist and backing vocalist Casey Calvert last November, according to RollingStone.com. The band will perform on Sunday (April 6th) at the Bamboozle Left festival in Irvine, California, and...
Interpol frontman Paul Banks is reportedly dating supermodel Helena Christensen, according to Spinner.com. The 29-year-old singer and 39-year-old model were recently spotted getting romantic at Christensen's downtown Manhattan boutique, Butik, and has also been seen attending...
Radiohead plans to head back into the studio soon with producer Nigel Godrich to work on new material, according to PitchforkMedia.com. Bassist Colin Greenwood told the web site, "We're actually gonna be working with Nigel again soon -- we've reserved time and we've got stuff we...