>> Kings of Leon have cancelled their U.S. tour - including tomorrow night's gig at the 1-800-Ask-Gary Amphitheatre. A statement from the band cites singer Caleb Followill's "vocal issues and exhaustion". Bassist Jared Followill's apology to fans on Twitter hints at internal strife within the band. These shows won't be rescheduled because of the band's tour itinerary later this year. They'll be back on the road in late September. Get refunds for your tickets at point-of-purchase.
>>For a hot minute last week, Facebook censored the iconic album art for Nirvana's Nevermind because the picture violates their terms of service. Nirvana's Facebook page was updated to include the album art in advance of the 20th anniversary deluxe reissue set out September 27. Facebook quickly backtracked and clarified its terms of service to allow nudity in the case of certain non-sexual images - like babies.
Human rights icon Nelson Mandela has died at his home at the age of 95. The anti-apartheid leader and former South African president had been receiving treatment at home following three hospitalizations in the first half of 2013.