Rock Music News
Following a sold-out Los Angeles show later this month and a quick European run, Queens of the Stone Age will hit a handful of summer festivals across western North America.
Stone Temple Pilots made an unexpected appearance Saturday (5/18) at the KROQ Weenie Roast in Los Angeles, joining Linkin Park's Chester Bennington for a full 40-minute set.
Ray Manzarek, who played keys for The Doors from their 1965 inception, died Monday (5/20) at the RoMed Clinic in Rosenheim, Germany after a long battle with bile duct cancer.
Punk-rockers Alkaline Trio have begun an extensive spring and summer outing in support of their just-released eighth studio effort, "My Shame Is True."
Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Furthur and Zac Brown have been tapped to perform at the inaugural Interlocken Music Festival, which will take place this fall in Arrington, VA.
The Crystal Method's impending studio release has been pushed back a bit to allow co-founder Scott Kirkland a chance to recover from a recent brain surgery.
English singer/songwriter Nick Lowe will take on a solo acoustic tour of the eastern U.S. this summer in continued support of "The Old Magic."
Celtic punk-rockers Dropkick Murphys have extended their in-progress road trip across North America, which now pushes through late July.
Grammy-winning rockers Linkin Park will close out the sixth annual Sunset Strip Music Festival on the famed Los Angeles boulevard this summer.
Alt-rock act The Killers have begun the second leg of the North American tour behind the latest release, "Battle Born."