The 'Bon Jovi is dead' hoax

Yesterday a fake press release spread on the Internet the news that Jon Bon Jovi was dead from a heart attack. It claimed he was rushed to Jersey…

Paul McCartney to release new record in 2012

  Paul McCartney will release a new record in 2012. The album is still untitled but Sir Paul has announced that it will be released on February 6…

Beady Eye will play Oasis songs live

  After Noel Gallagher, also Beady Eye will play Oasis songs live. The band led by singer Liam Gallagher, formed after the former group split in…

Billy Corgan on Smashing Pumpkin's new album

Smashing Pumpkins' leader Billy Corgan sayd the new album "Oceania" is their best in 16 years. In other words, since "Mellon Collie & The…

Billie Joe Armstrong forms "family band"

Time for another side band in the Green Day universe.

Over the past few days Billie Joe Armstrong's wife, Adrienne, has been tweeting…

Radiohead rehearsing new songs for 2012 tour

  Radiohead are determined to bring new and unheard songs on the road during their next tour, according to guitarist Ed O'Brien. The Oxford band…

How To Destroy Angels reveal debut album

  How To Destroy Angels will release their debut album in early 2012. The project is formed by the Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor, his wife…

Foo Fighters make ground shake in New Zealand

File under: weird science and rock legends.

According to BBC, a Foo Fighters concert on Tuesday - in New Zealand - caused geological…

Lady Gaga is the richest woman in music

According to Forbes, Lady Gaga is the top-earning woman in music in 2011. She made $90 million this year, thanks largely in part to her Monster…

Madonna reveal new single and album

  Madonna will release her new single "Gimme All Your Luvin" in January 2012. The song will be contained in her new still untitled record that…

The Shins announce the new record

  Portland band The Shins will release the new record "Port Of Morrow" in March 2012. The album will feature ten songs such as "The Rifle's Spiral…

Madonna signed with Interscope

It's (almost) official: Madonna has a deal with Interscope - as a source close to her told Billboard.
According to a report in the New York…

Tool announce tour dates

Next month, the prog-metal kings Tool will hit the road for their first tour since the summer of 2010.
The band kicks off its run January 14…

Foo Fighters to record new album in 2012

  Foo Fighters will head back to the studio to record a new album in 2012. Dave Grohl and his fellows have confirmed the anticipation on…

The Magnetic Fields announce new album

The Magnetic Fields have officially announced their new album "Love At The Bottom Of The Sea". The band will release the new record on March 5 2012…

Sclavunos on Grinderman: "It was a bye bye"

In a new interview with FasterLouder, Grinderman drummer Jim Sclavunos referred to Nick Cave’s announcement of Grinderman being over. the frontman…

Hacker of Gene Simmons' website arrested

Kevin Poe, of Manchester, Connecticut was arrested - and released on bail - on Tuesday. The charges for the man affiliated to the Anonymous hacking…

Billy Corgan wants to hit Broadway

The Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan wants to write songs for Broadway. The Chicago rockstar is determined to try his way into musical…

Amnesty for Bob Dylan: compilation emerges online

A preview for the forthcoming Bob Dylan tribute album "Chimes Of Freedom: Songs Of Bob Dylan Honouring 50 Years Of Amnesty International" has…

A new live album for Placebo

Placebo just released a live album called "Live At Angkor Wat" (on December, 12).

Available exclusively on iTunes, the record features…