A Facebook campaign has started to convince the "Big Four of 90's Punk Rock" - Green Day, The Offspring, Bad Religion, and Rancid - to tour together. The effort was inspired by the success of festivals put on by heavy metal's "Big Four" - Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax.
Coldplay frontman won't use the term 'concept album' to describe Mylo Xyloto (out October 25), but admits "Our new record is sort of a story. It's not quite a musical, but it's dangerously close." He also adds the Rihanna collaboration on "Princess of China" was written with her in mind.
Radioheadpromise to tour in 2012. Also, one of singer Thom Yorke's side projects (Atoms For Peace, which counts Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea among its members) will record and release their debut full-length. As reported earlier this week, Radiohead will perform four songs on the first ever hour-long The Colbert Report this Monday.
Fall Out Boy singer Patrick Stump's solo album Soul Punk will be out soon. His video for "The City" featuring rapper Lupe Fiasco is online.
Say Anything finished recording their new album. It should be out early next year.
New poll numbers show big differences in the oft-maligned millennial generation. The wide-ranging study conducted by Pew shows millenials, or those falling into the 18 to 33 age group, differ from previous generations — like Generation X and the baby boomers — in everything from politics to views on marriage.
Earlier this week, one family's Monday night dinner ended in a bizzare manner. Shortly after having a steak purchased at a local Walmart, 24-year-old Ronnie Morales felt ill, according to multiple reports.