Godsmack, Lollapalooza & More – Q101 Music News For August 5th 2014
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‘Godsmack Day’ August 6th in Boston
Boston’s Mayor Martin J. Walsh to officially declare Aug. 6 as “Godsmack Day”. Godsmack will be at Newbury Comics store at Faneuil Hall (1 N. Marketplace #336, Boston, MA 02109) on the 6th to celebrate the occasion.
Lollapalooza Was A Huge Success
The rain brought a minor hiccup on day three, but still Lollapalooza was a success all around. Lollapalooza day one entertainers included Eminem, Rihanna, Arctic Monkeys, Lorde, Iggy Azalea, Broken Bells, CHVRCHES, Interpol, Phantogram and The Kooks. Day two included Outkast, Calvin Harris, Foster The People, Grouplove, Fitz & The Tantrums, Kate Nash, and many others. Day three, muddy but awesome, had many great acts such as Childish Gambino and Chance The Rapper, R. Kelly, Cage The Elephant, The Avett Brothers, Young The Giant and Crystal Castles and the final headliners of night were Skrillex and Kings of Leon. CLICK HERE FOR LOLLA SETS ON OUR SISTER SITE EDM AMERICA TV
Wovenwar’s Debut Album Available For Streaming
After Lambesis attempted to hire a hitman to murder his wife, he was given six years in prison. Not to long after Lambesis’ sentencing, the remaining ex”As I Lay Dying” members became Wovenwar. There self-titled debut album is now available.
Adrenaline Mob Short One Bassist
John Moyer posted this message on Facebook:
“Thanks to all the Adrenaline Mob fans for the support! Unfortunately I will NOT be joining them on this next run. My best to Mike Orlando , Russell Allen, & Aj Pero. Have a great tour guys!”
Adrenaline Mob must not have know prior to the post, considering there reply post.
“We @Adrenalinemob are totally shocked by John Moyer ‘s announcement via Twitter today that he will not be touring with us in September. We knew he had some other commitments that might have caused him to possibly pullout but we were hoping to have him on board. Obviously he’s got something else going on. We wish him all the best and he will be missed but AMOB WILL be Doing the shows… We will announce the new bassist as soon as we have one.. Stay Tuned….”
Jason Bonham Leaves California Breed
Joey Castillo Ex “Queens Of The Stone Age” sticksman has been named as Jason Bonham’s replacement in California Breed. Jason Bonham posted this on Facebook:
“I love those guys – but it wasn’t going to work out for me. I will support them as I love the band I helped create, and Joey is great. Good luck, guys.”
Soundgarden Kick Off Seattle Seahawks NFL Season
Soundgarden will help kick off the NFL season for there hometown Seattle Seahawks on September 4th. Their tour continues with:
Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach August 5th
PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte August 7th
Charlotte, NC, US
Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood August 8th
Atlanta, GA, US
Cruzan Amphitheatre August 10th
West Palm Beach, FL, US
Midflorida Credit Union Amphitheatre August 11th
Tampa, FL, US
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