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Kid Rock will co-headline the 25th anniversary concert of the Harley Owners Group this summer, according to the Associated Press. The August 28th concert will be held at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and also feature Aerosmith. The 40,000 tickets for the show, priced at $...
OK Go will perform on January 11th at Tipitina's in New Orleans to benefit Sweet Home New Orleans and New Orleans R&B singer Al "Carnival Time" Johnson, according to Billboard.com. The show comes on the heels of a January 10th event called Musicians Bringing Musicians Home...
Staind singer Aaron Lewis is among the artists who will perform at a benefit concert for victims of the Station nightclub fire, which took the lives of 100 people on February 20th, 2003 in Providence, Rhode Island. According to Blabbermouth.net, the show will take place on...
U2 fans will get a belated Christmas gift from the group this month in the form of "U23D," a concert film that creators are billing as "the first live-action movie shot and exhibited in breakthrough digital 3D." Captured during the South American leg of U2's Vertigo Tour, the...
The Foo Fighters are looking for an undiscovered instrumentalist to perform with them at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony next month. The contest, which is part of the My Grammy Moment initiative, is open to string, woodwind and brass players. Entrants must submit a 60...
R.E.M. will release a new album, called Accelerate, on April 1st. Singer Michael Stipe recently hinted that material was in the works, and now Billboard.com is reporting that the band's 14th studio album is officially due this spring. R.E.M. debuted most of the songs while on...
Former Midnight Oil frontman Peter Garrett has a new job. The "Beds Are Burning" singer is Australia's new environment minister. According to the Associated Press, one of Garrett's first assignments comes next month when he accompanies Prime Minister-elect Kevin Rudd to the next...
The Iowa caucuses take place on Thursday (January 3rd), marking the first major contest of the 2008 presidential campaign. With the run for the White House officially getting underway, we asked Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington if he thinks his band might support a...
One of the most talked about trends of 2007 was the steep downward spiral of CD sales, with the music industry's revenues down anywhere from 17 to 22 percent for the entire year. The future of music seems to be online, and Disturbed vocalist David Draiman told us he thinks the...