With rumors flowing on both sides of the pond about a Led Zeppelin tour, the latest word is a no go, according to vocalist Robert Plant. In a recent interview in the Sunday Mirror in London, Plant reportedly has turned down £100million (about $200 million) for a world tour.... Read more
Las Vegas-based Panic at the Disco heads out this week on the eighth annual Honda Civic Tour, playing a pair of long-sold-out shows at San Francisco’s Warfield Theatre April 10-11. The 42-city, 47-date tour winds down on June 14 at Anaheim’s Theatre at the Honda Center. Also appearing on... Read more
The second annual Rock Against Diabetes charity benefit will be held Aug. 23 in Las Vegas, as hard rockers band together again in the fight against diabetes, the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. The disease is responsible for 19 percent of all deaths in the U.S.... Read more
Multi-platinum, two-time Grammy-winning rock band Linkin Park’s much-anticipated lineup for its annual Projekt Revoluton 2008 tour has been finalized with former Soundgarden/Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell, electro-rockers The Bravery and Ashes Divide, featuring Billy Howerdel, known for his work with A Perfect Circle. The Revolution stage will be headlined by... Read more
The seventh annual Jammy Awards, which celebrates and honors jam band artists connected with live, improvisational music, will be held on May 7 at The WaMu Theater at Madison Square Garden. Four-time Jammy Award winner and seven-time Grammy nominated Warren Haynes will co-host with 2006 Jammy Award winner Grace... Read more
Singer Scott Weiland, fired this week from Velvet Revolver, will not be idle for long. His old band, Stone Temple Pilots, is reuniting and launching a massive, 65-date North American summer tour, marking the first national tour for the band in almost eight years. The tour is scheduled to... Read more
The Bangkok Five are heading out on a 13-date U.S. club tour, with Bobaflex, starting May 1 in New Port Richey, FL. The band is supporting their sophomore album, “We Love What Kills Us” (Long Live Crime Records). Originally due out May 13, “We Love What Kills Us” will... Read more
Dave Matthews, frontman for Dave Matthews Band, and his longtime collaborator, acclaimed multi-instrumentalist Tim Reynolds, will play a special acoustic show Sunday, April 6 at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN to raise awareness of Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama’s campaign. “Change Rocks – A Very Special Evening with Dave... Read more
Rock and Roll Hall of Famers R.E.M. are back with a new album and a new tour. Beginning May 23 in Vancouver, BC, R.E.M. will head to 13 amphitheaters, with special guests Modest Mouse and The Nationals, before winding the tour down June 21 in Atlanta. “Accelerate” (Warner Bros.),... Read more
Miley Cyrus will be headlining this year’s July 4 Stadium of Fire event at the LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, UT, with support from the Blue Man Group. Hosting the event will be talk radio and cable news personality Glenn Beck. Approximately 50,000 tickets will go on sale April... Read more