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Eddie Vedder, Tom Morello and More to Appear on Bob Dylan Tribute Set

Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam, Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine are lending their talents to a Bob Dylan tribute album to benefit Amnesty International.
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Posted 24 Nov 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

Wilco, ‘Speak into the Rose’ – Black Friday Find

National Record Store Day’s “Back to Black” is offering a special 10” LP from roots-influenced, alternative rock band Wilco called, Speak into the Rose.
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Posted 24 Nov 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

Soundgarden, ‘Before the Doors Soundcheck’ EP – Black Friday Find

As part of National Record Store Day’s Black Friday albums, grunge rock band Soundgarden will release Live on I-5: Before the Doors Soundcheck EP on Nov. 25.
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Posted 23 Nov 2011 | Alternative, Grunge, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

Coldplay to Play Kids Company Charity Concert

Coldplay have announced that they will headline a major gig at London’s O2 Arena to raise money for the children’s charity, Kids Company, in December.
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Posted 23 Nov 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments

Nickelback Release ‘Here and Now,’ Hit No. 1 on the Rock Singles Chart

Canadian rock guys Nickelback release their latest studio album, Here and Now, today (Nov. 22), and the album’s first rock single, “Bottoms Up,” is No. 1 on the rock chart.
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Posted 22 Nov 2011 | Music, Rock, Rock News | 0 Comments

Chris Cornell: Johnny Cash is a ‘True Musician’

Soundgarden wailer Chris Cornell is taking some time off from the heavy tracks to play small, intimate, acoustic gigs across the country.
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Posted 22 Nov 2011 | Music, Rock, Rock News | 0 Comments

Foo Fighters, Foster the People to Play Lollapalooza Chile and Brazil

Lollapalooza Brazil and Lollapalooza Chile 2012 lack, as the rock ‘n’ roll festival has announced this season’s big headliner, for both gigs, is Foo Fighters.
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Posted 22 Nov 2011 | Alternative, Music, Rock News | 0 Comments