Today's Top Rock News Stories From Across the Web
|U2 Vs France|
"France is one of the biggest problems in reaching a trade deal.
"People are worried that dismantling the common agricultural policy (CAP) in Europe will really affect small French farmers. We don't think it should.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
The Ozzfest organizers are expected to announce the official lineup for this year's festival sometime in March.- Click Here for the Full Story
|GNR Return.. as well as Alice in Chains.|
Novarock festival will take place on June 15 through 17th in Burgenland, Austria and GNR will join the line-up that also includes Metallica, Tool, Placebo, Opeth, Avenged Sevenfold, Massive Attack and interestingly enough Alice in Chains, according to the official website.
The fans made it happen in Rio. According to the Rock in Rio official site, "Guns n' Roses was the most requested band by the official site users, amongst all bands, by all fans, whether Portuguese or international." And organizers have confirmed GNR as the headliners of the second day of the festival on May 27th. [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Sounds of the Underground 06|
In order to keep concertgoers charged and focused and grant them more exposure to the bands on the bill, Sounds of the Underground has reduced the size of its lineup and increased the length of the set times. As a result, each performance will be more like a mini-concert instead of a variety show appearance. [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Holy Diver Live!|
Disc One features the live Holy Diver performance and Disc Two sports some classic Dio, Sabbath and Rainbow favorites.[see full story for full tracklisting]- Click Here for the Full Story
"Lover, The Lord Has Left Us..." is a 13-song journey which pushes musical boundaries to their fullest. The album was produced by Rich Balling and Matthew Embree, and was recorded and mixed by Ryan Baker.[anonymous? animals fighting? Could it have something to do with Bears and Sharks? see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|More Rotten BS|
Lydon, also known as JOHNNY ROTTEN, insists his transatlantic punk contemporaries lacked the original talent of British bands and were deprived of the chance to prove themselves by wealthy parents.
He says, "The Ramones to me were more like STATUS QUO.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
With the new songs done and dusted piano player Tim Rice-Oxley says the three piece are itching to get back on the road.
"Towards the end of last year we were all kind of completely brain dead and exhausted. I think we all felt like we really wanted to have a break from touring, but it's funny how you have a few weeks off and you start to get twitchy." [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
The bands new album ĎAt War With The Mystics' has appeared on file sharing site a whole six weeks before it's official release.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
Also on the bill will be Arctic Monkeys, Kaiser Chiefs, Primal Scream, The Magic Numbers, Sigur Ros, Richard Ashcroft and Damien Marley.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
Because Kevin Federline, husband to Britney Spears and father to Sean Preston, has been talking to Newsweek magazine. And K-Fed says that he's fully expecting a backlash over his new job as a stunningly bad white-boy rapper. Backlash? No, Kevin. A backlash only comes when some people liked you in the first place.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Bee Gees Reunite|
The show, a private concert to raise money
for diabetes, was the first time Barry Gibb and Robin Gibb have performed
together onstage since the death of third Bee Gee Maurice three years ago.
The terrifying reality of a new Bee Gees album just became a little more
[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Lost Radiohead Song|
The track, 'Nude' was played on the tour to promote 'OK Computer', but never properly recorded. [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Glitter Trial Set|
The trial is expected to last two days, said Hoang Thanh Tung, who will oversee the trial in southern Ba Ria Vung Tau province.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
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