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Soundgarden Announces Summer Shows

April 14, 2011 by  
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Well, since Soundgarden announced that they were reuniting and hitting the studio to write and record what will be the first new Soundgarden album in over 15 years the one thing we all wondered was, when will they play live!  Looks like that question has been answered.  The band has announced four summer dates with the promise of more to come.  They encourage fans to stay tuned to for all the latest but for now check out the four announced dates below: 

Soundgarden Tour Dates :
7/2/11                   Toronto, ON @ Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
7/13/11                Philadelphia, PA @ Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
7/18/11                Denver, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
7/22/11                Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum

The pre-sale for the Soundgarden fan club begins on April 18. The tickets for Denver will go on sale to the public on April 22nd, and Toronto, Philadelphia and Los Angeles will go on sale to the public on April 23rd.

CD Review: King Kobra / King Kobra

King Kobra
King Kobra
Frontiers Records
Release Date:  EU: April 15, 2011
NA: May 5, 2011

Rating: ★★★★☆ 

 Reviewed by:  Roger Scales

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Yellowcard & Good Charlotte Announce June Co-Headlining Tour

April 11, 2011 by  
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Yellowcard and Good Charlotte have announced a co-headlining tour kicking off in June. 

Yellowcard on the tour:
“We are so stoked to announce that we will be co-headlining some shows in the States with Good Charlotte in June! Both of our bands have always wanted to play shows together and it’s so awesome that it’s finally going to happen! Also our good friends in Runner Runner will be opening the shows. This is going to be an epic tour!”

Yellowcard & Good Charlotte Co-Headlining Tour Dates:
Jun 10 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues
Jun 11 – Pomona, CA – Fox Pomona
Jun 12 – Tucson, AZ – Rialto Theatre
Jun 14 – Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
Jun 15 – Denver, CO – Summit Music Hall
Jun 16 – Omaha, NE – Sokol Auditorium
Jun 18 – Indianapolis, IN – Egyptian Room
Jun 20 – Baltimore, MD – Ram’s Head Live
Jun 21 – Norfolk, VA – The NorVa
Jun 22 – N. Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues
Jun 24 – St. Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live

Goo Goo Dolls Extend Summer Tour Dates

April 11, 2011 by  
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Goo Goo Dolls have extended their American tour with dates that will take the band across the U.S. through late August including cities that they have not played in some time.  Joining them on this new leg of tour dates will be Michelle Branch and Parachute.  Check out the full list of tour dates below (including the previously announced dates.)

Goo Goo Dolls 2011 Tour Dates:

Fri April 8 Gerhard Fieldhouse Lewisburg, PA
Sun April 10 Thomas Fieldhouse Lock Haven, PA
Tue April 12 Covelli Centre Youngstown, OH
Thur April 14 Diamond Jo Casino Dubuque, IA
Fri April 15 Lamkin Activity Center Maryville, MO
Sun April 17 SUNY Brockport Arena Brockport, NY
Thur May 26 Chumash Casino Santa Ynez, CA
Fri May 27 Pechanga Resort and Casino Temecula, CA
Sat May 28 Pechanga Resort and Casino Temecula,CA
Fri June 3 Red Rock Resort Las Vegas, NV

Newly confirmed tour dates – Michelle Branch and Parachute support on all dates unless otherwise noted:
Wed July 13 PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Cincinnati, OH
Fri July 15 Harrah’s Council Bluffs Council Bluffs, IA
Sat July 16 Charter One Chicago, IL
Sun July 17 Meadowbrook Rochester (Detroit), MI
Tue July 19 Bank Of America Pavilion Boston, MA
Wed July 20 Oakdale Theatre Wallingford, CT
Fri July 22 PNC Bank Arts Center Holmdel, NJ
Sat July 23 Tropicana Casino & Resort/The Quarter Atlantic City, NJ
(Parachute not appearing)
Sun July 24 Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Wantagh, NY
Tue July 26 The Filene Center Vienna, VA
Wed July 27 The LC Pavilion Outdoor Amphitheatre Columbus, OH
Fri July 29 Darien Lake Performing Arts Cente Darien Center, NY
Sat July 30 Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Bethel, NY
Sun July 31 Performing Arts Center Saratoga Springs, NY
Tue Aug 2 Stage AE Pittsburgh, PA
Wed Aug 3 nTelos Wireless Pavilion Portsmouth, NH
Fri Aug 5 Pompano Beach Amphitheater Pompano Beach, FL
Sat Aug 6 Tropicana Field St. Petersburg, FL
(Michelle Branch and Parachute not appearing)
Sun Aug 7 Verizon Wireless Amph at Encore Park Alpharetta, GA
Tue Aug 9 Uptown Amphitheatre Charlotte, NC
Wed Aug 10 Raleigh Amphitheater Raleigh, NC
Fri Aug 12 Live at the Garden Memphis, TN
Sat Aug 13 Hard Rock Hotel/Hard Rock Live Biloxi, MS
(Parachute not appearing)
Wed Aug 17 1st Bank Amphitheater Denver, CO
Thur Aug 18 Deer Valley Ski Resort Park City, UT
Sat Aug 20 Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Mammoth Lakes, CA
Sun Aug 21 The Mountain Winery Saratoga, CA
Tue Aug 23 Fox Theater Oakland, CA
Wed Aug 24 Antelope Valley Fairgrounds Lancaster, CA
Thur Aug 25 Grand Sierra Casino/Summit Pavilion Reno, NV

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Meat Puppets Announce Spring Tour Dates; New Album Due Out Tomorrow

April 11, 2011 by  
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Meat Puppets have announced a run of spring and summer tour dates supporting the relese of their 13th LP titled Lollipop out April 12, 2011 on Megaforce Records. The album was produced by band leader Curt Kirwood, and recorded at Spoon’s HiFi Studio in Austin.  Lollipop features the Kirkwood brothers back at work and back at play on 12 powerful new original cuts.

Lollipop Track Listing
1. Incomplete
2. Orange
3. Shave It
4. Baby Don’t
5. Hour Of The Idiot
6. Lantern
7. Town
8. Damn Thing
9. Amazing
10. Way That It Are
11. Vile
12. The Spider And The Spaceship


Meat Puppets Tour Dates:

Apr 27 – Busters – Lexington, KY *
Apr 28 – The Valarium – Knoxville, TN *
Apr 30 – Cain’s Ballroom – Tulsa, OK *
May 1 – Liberty Hall – Lawrence, KS *
May 3 – Simon Estes Amphitheater – Des Moines, IA *
May 5 – The Venus – Fargo, ND *
May 6 – First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN *
May 7 – The Pageant – St. Louis, MO *
June 8 – The Blue Light – Lubbock, TX
June 9 – Santa Fe Brewing Co. – Santa Fe, NM
June 10 – Launchpad – Albuquerque, NM
June 11 – The Clubhouse – Phoenix, AZ
June 14 – Casbah – San Diego, CA
June 15 – Detroit Bar – Costa Mesa, CA
June 16 – Echo – Los Angeles, CA
June 17 – Independent – San Francisco, CA
June 18 – Humboldt Brews – Arcata, CA
June 20 – Wild Buffalo – Bellingham, WA
June 21 – Crocodile – Seattle, WA
June 22 – Doug Fir – Portland, OR
June 23 – Neurolux – Boise, ID
June 25 – Urban Lounge – Salt Lake City, UT
June 26 – Abbey Theater – Durango, CA
June 29 – Bluebird – Denver, CO
June 30 – Record Bar – Kansas City, MO
July 1 – Slowdown – Omaha, NE
July 9 – Summerfest – Milwaukee, WI
w/ Slightly Stoopid *

Jack’s Mannequin & Guster Announce Co-Headlining Tour

April 11, 2011 by  
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Jack’s Mannequin has announced a co-headlining summer tour with Guster, which kicks off August 7th in Baltimore and runs through September 4th in Columbus. Pre-sale tickets for the tour go on sale today at 10am local time here.

 Jack’s Manequin’s Andrew McMahon on the collaboration:
“It’s going to be a great year, between Coachella, a headlining tour, and going out with Guster. I’ve loved Guster since picking up their record, Keep It Together, years ago. They’ve made another amazing album that just came out, and I can’t wait to be hearing the tunes side stage.”

Co-Headlining w/Guster
Aug 7 – Baltimore, MD – Pier Six Concert Pavilion
Aug 8 – New York City, NY – Central Park Summerstage
Aug 9 – Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony Summerstage
Aug 11 – Philadelphia, PA – Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing
Aug 12 – Boston, MA – Bank of America Pavilion
Aug 13 – Canandaigua, NY – CMAC
Aug 15 – Vienna, VA – Wolf Trap
Aug 16 – Portsmouth, VA – nTELOS Wireless Pavilion
Aug 17 – Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues
Aug 19 – Charlotte, NC – Road Runner Mobile Amphitheatre
Aug 20 – Charleston, SC – Patriots Point
Aug 21 – Pompano, FL – Pompano Beach Amphitheatre
Aug 23 – Tampa, FL – The Ritz Ybor
Aug 24 – Atlanta, GA – Chastain Park Ampthitheatre 
Aug 25 – Knoxville, TN – Bijou Theatre (Jack’s Mannequin Only)
Aug 26 – Memphis, TN – New Daisy Theatre (Jack’s Mannequin Only)
Aug 29 – Indianapolis, IN – Lawn at White River
Aug 30 – Detroit, MI – The Fillmore
Aug 31 – Grand Rapids, MI – Miejer Gardens Amphitheatre
Sept 2 – Louisville, KY – Headliners Music Hall (Jack’s Mannequin Only)
Sept 3 – Highland Park, IL – Ravinia Festival
Sept 4 – Columbus, OH – The LC Pavilion

Secondhand Serenade & Plug In Stereo Team Up For Tour

Secondhand Serenade and Plug In Stereo (also known as 18-year-old wunderkind Trevor Dahl) have announced a run of tour dates, you can check out the dates and locations below.

Tour Dates:
04/06  Chicago, IL @ The Bottom Lounge
04/07  St. Paul, MN @ Station 4
04/08  Madison, WI @ The New Loft
04/09  Fort Wayne, IN @ Broadripple
04/19  Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
04/ 20  Pontiac, MI @ The Pike Room
04/21  Lansing, MI @ Mac’s Bar
04/23  Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen
04/25  Columbus, OH @ The Basement
04/26  Vienna, VA @ Jammin Java
04/27  Huntington, WV @ Hyamp
04/29  Rochester, NY @ The Montage Hall
04/30  South Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
05/01  East Rutherford, NJ @ The Bamboozle
05/03  Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory Brooklyn   

Within Temptation Announce More US Tour Dates

April 8, 2011 by  
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Within Temptation has announced a number of new American tour dates.   Check out the list of dates below. Tickets for the new dates go on sale this Friday, April 8th.

Their new album The Unforgiving was released this week!

Within Temptation Tour Dates:
Friday September 9th, 2011 – Palladium, Worcester MA
Saturday September 10th, 2011 – Terminal 5, New York NY
Monday September 12th, 2011 – Ram’s Head Live, Baltimore MD
Tuesday September 13th, 2011 – Electric Factory, Philadelphia PA

Styx and Yes Announce Co-Headlining “Progressive U.S. Tour”

Styx and Yes have joined forces for a summer tour extravaganza. These two monster rock bands will embark on the 22-city “Progressive U.S. Tour” starting July 4th and concluding August 3rd in Mountain View, CA. Tickets will go on sale starting the weekend of April 8th.

Check out the full list of dates and locations below:

DATE                                        VENUE                                                              CITY
**Additional dates including details of July 4th kick-off to be announced.**
Tuesday, July 5       PNC Bank Arts Center                         Holmdel, NJ+
Thursday, July 7      CMAC Performing Arts Center            Canandaigua, NY+
Friday, July 8          MGM Grand  Resort     Mashantucket, CT*
Saturday, July 9         Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion        Gilford, NH*
Monday, July 11             Nikon @ Jones Beach Theater     Wantagh, NY+            
Tuesday, July 12       Bethel Woods Center for the Arts                     Bethel, NY+
Thursday, July 14         Verizon Wireless Amp Encore Park    Alpharetta, GA*
Friday, July 15                          Amphitheater at the Wharf       Orange Beach, AL+
Saturday, July 16                     The Woods at Fontanel                     Nashville, TN*
Monday, July 18                      Starlight Theatre               Kansas City, MO*
Tuesday, July 19              Verizon Wireless Music Center       Noblesville, IN*
Wednesday, July 20        DTE Energy Music Theatre               Clarkston, MI+
Friday, July 22                          Winstar Casino                Thackerville, OK+
Saturday, July 23                     Zoo Amphitheatre             Oklahoma City, OK*
Sunday, July 24    Verizon Wireless Theater     Maryland Heights, MO*
Tuesday, July 26           Red Rocks Amphitheatre              Morrison, CO*
Thursday, July 28                      Eagle River Pavilion                     Boise, ID*
Friday, July 29           Chateau Ste. Michelle                       Woodinville, WA+
Saturday, July 30                     Maryhill Winery                         Goldendale, WA+
Tuesday, August 2                    Greek Theatre                         Los Angeles, CA+
Wednesday, August 3              Shoreline Amphitheater                          Mountain View, CA*
* Denotes STYX closes
+ Denotes YES closes 
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2011 Rocklahoma Daily Lineups Announced

The 2011 daily performance lineup has been announced for Rocklahoma (America’s biggest Memorial Day Weekend party kicks off summer May 27-29 at “Catch the Fever” Festival Grounds in Pryor, OK.).  Check out the daily line-ups below:

Friday, May 27:

Whitesnake, Hinder, Skillet, Sick Puppies, All That Remains, My Darkest Days, Jonathan Tyler & The Northern Lights, Texas Hippie Coalition, New Medicine, Bad Things, Wildstreet, Loveblast, D’Molls, Alias, Blue Tiger, Firststryke, Chuck Cooley and the Demon Hammers, Signum A.D., Silverstone, Return to Custody

Saturday, May 28:

Staind, Sebastian Bach, Drowning Pool, Rev Theory, Cavo, Pop Evil, The Gracious Few, Hail the Villain, Taddy Porter, Electric Touch, Gypsy Pistoleros, Cutlass, Mock Star, Aura Surreal, Aska, Strikeforce, Siva Addiction, A Good Fight, Bait, Rocker Lips, Sweatin Bullets

Sunday, May 29:

Mötley Crüe, Poison, Papa Roach, Seether, Black Label Society, Saving Abel, Escape The Fate, Crooked X, Art Of Dying, One Less Reason, Bad Things, The Glitter Boys, Black Tora, New Cool World, Pretty Little Suicide, Diemonds, Brandon Clark Band, David Castro Band, Desi and Cody

The official Rocklahoma pre-party on Thursday, May 26 will feature performances from Fist of Rage, Tiranico, Aformatic, Floodlyne, Blackwood, and Stun.

Single day tickets for Rocklahoma go on-sale Friday, April 15 at 10am CST at all Ticketmaster outlets and at

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