Grocery Hack Stopped But Officials Ask Past Customers to be Cautious
A cyberattack targeting credit and debit card users at local grocery stores in parts of Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana has been blocked.
Bat for Lashes Discusses ‘The Haunted Man’ Album and ‘Controversial’ Cover Art – Exclusive Interview
For most of her career, Natasha Khan — aka the frontwoman and creative force behind Bat for Lashes — has been compared to artists like Siouxsie Sioux, Björk and Kate Bush, but with the release of her band’s upcoming third album, ‘The Haunted Man,’ all those comparisons might have to stop.
Kings of Leon’s Caleb Followill and Wife Post First Photo of Baby Daughter
Kings of Leon singer Caleb Followill has been putting the band’s hiatus to good use, welcoming his first child with Victoria’s Secret model Lily Aldridge into the world on June 21 — and now the happy couple has introduced young Dixie Pearl to the world at large.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Kick Off B-Side Releases with ‘Strange Man’ and ‘Long Progression’
They told you they had a bunch of B-sides stored up in the vaults and ready to release, and now the Red Hot Chili Peppers are starting to dole out all those goodies they promised — beginning with the new 7″ single ‘Strange Man’ and ‘Long Progression.’
Gotye’s ‘Somebody That I Used to Know’ Tops Yet Another Chart
This summer’s Billboard charts have pretty much belonged to Carly Rae Jepsen‘s ‘Call Me Maybe,’ but the previous Hot 100 champ — Gotye‘s ‘Somebody That I Used to Know’ — is still going strong, and still setting new records of its own.
Frogs Founder and Former Smashing Pumpkins Member Dennis Flemion Missing, Presumed Dead
Dennis Flemion, a founding member of pioneering alternative rock band the Frogs, is missing and presumed dead after a boating mishap.
The Cult Survive Bus Crash in Croatia
For a lot of people, the experience of riding on a bus in Croatia would probably be at least mildly disconcerting all by itself, but members of veteran rock band the Cult took things one step further this week by narrowly escaping serious harm — or worse — in an early morning automotive accident.
Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody Awarded with Honorary Degree
Congratulations are in order for Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody: He’s scheduled to pick up an honorary doctorate at the University of Ulster next week.
Is This a Poster for Green Day’s 2012 Tour?
We know they’re getting ready to release a trilogy of new albums, which makes it seem a little greedy to wonder what Green Day will do next — but if an image that recently surfaced online is to be believed, the band is planning a full-fledged tour in support of all that new music.
Vampire Weekend’s New Album Is ’80 Percent’ Written
Vampire Weekend fans have been waiting patiently for a new full-length album since the release of ‘Contra’ in 2010. According to frontman Ezra Koenig, they may not have to wait much longer.
Dave Matthews Band’s Boyd Tinsley Joins Twitter
What’s it like playing violin in the Dave Matthews Band? Now DMB fans can find out, 140 characters at a time, thanks to Boyd Tinsley’s recent decision to join Twitter.
Radiohead Drum Tech Scott Johnson Killed in Stage Collapse
A sold out Radiohead concert ended before it began on Saturday (June 16) when the stage collapsed, injuring three people and killing one, now identified as the band’s drum technician, Scott Johnson.