Music News

Fall Out Boy's new concert CD/DVD, titled **** Live In Phoenix, arrives in stores on Tuesday (April 1st). The collection was streaming in its entirety over the weekend at Buzznet.com and friendsorenemies.com. The set includes a studio recording of Michael Jackson's "Beat It"...
Metallica has confirmed a second U.S. concert appearance, on May 16th at the Pima County Fairgrounds in Tucson, Arizona for "KFMA Day." According to the group's official Web site, they'll be joined by Apocalyptica, Scars On Broadway and Flobots at the event. Tickets go on sale...
The new R.E.M. album, Accelerate, arrives today (Tuesday, April 1st), but some fans may have already gotten a sneak peak at the set. It's been streaming at the social networking site iLike.com for several days now. Accelerate features 11 new tracks and marks the band's 14th...
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...
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...