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Vans Warped Tour 2013

Posted by on Apr 1, 2013 | 0 comments

Vans Warped Tour 2013

The lineup and tour dates for the 2013 edition of the ever-popular Vans Warped Tour have been announced!  The 40-date trek kicks off on June 15 in Seattle and runs through Aug. 4 in Houston. The Chicago date is July 20 at the First Midwest Bank Amphitheater. The lineup will feature the likes of Motion City Soundtrack, Bring Me the Horizon, Reel Big Fish, Crown the Empire, the Story So Far and...

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Morrissey to Retire?

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 | 0 comments

Morrissey to Retire?

Morrissey‘s health has been a hot topic as of late, what with all of the scrapped shows, double pneumonia scare and ultimately canceled tour. Now, the singer has revealed that things were even worse than they appeared — and they already looked pretty bad — as he apparently suffered internal bleeding. He’s also said that doctors have urged him to retire in order to preserve his health. NO WAY....

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Trent Reznor – How To Destroy Angels

Posted by on Jan 31, 2013 | 0 comments

Trent Reznor – How To Destroy Angels

Trent Reznor‘s How to Destroy Angels project has released a boatload of information about their upcoming full-length debut, ‘Welcome oblivion,’ which drops via Columbia Records on March 5. There are to be different covers for different configurations of the album. Shown is the vinyl artwork. The tracklistings are below. Notice the sentence-case capitalization — that’s intentional and part of the...

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Movin’ Out the Banjos For Synth?

Posted by on Dec 26, 2012 | 0 comments

Movin’ Out the Banjos For Synth?

In a move that could make some diehard fans cringe, Mumford and Sons leader and namesake Marcus Mumford has revealed that the neo-folk rock band may replace some of the banjos on their next album with synthesizers. “We’ve always done what feels good, rather than what we’ve thought long and hard about, and we’ll do whatever feels soulful next, whether that’s with an electric guitar or a...

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A Simple Misunderstanding, Coldplay Fans!

Posted by on Nov 30, 2012 | 0 comments

A Simple Misunderstanding, Coldplay Fans!

You can now get your undies out of a bunch. Coldplay frontman Chris Martin had a bit of explaining to do after making headlines with hints of a coming hiatus. Martin recently told an audience in Australia that the group might not be back for three years, and it sent fans into a hand-wringing tizzy. The singer has since clarified his statement, explaining that the band is taking a break from...

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