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Bullet For My Valentine is on track to sell between 45,000 and 50,000 copies of its sophomore album, Scream Aim Fire, in its first week on shelves, according to Hits Daily Double. That puts the Welsh hard rockers in contention for the Number One slot on the Billboard 200 album...
Jimmy Eat World founder and frontman Jim Adkins has lent his vocal talents to a new song from independent group Styrofoam, according to a message Adkins posted at his MySpace blog. The track, called "My Next Mistake," will appear on the band's upcoming album, A Thousand Words,...
A feature in the Sunday (February 3rd) edition of the New York Times confirms that Radiohead and Jack Johnson will headline the All Points West Music & Arts Festival, a new event from the organizers of the Coachella Festival that will take place on August 8th, 9th and 10th...
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...
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...
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...