Reel Big Fish and Streetlight Manifesto have just hit the road for a co-headlining tour of the U.S. The pair will be supported by Rodeo Ruby Love for the entire tour, as well as select dates (through Aug. 14) by New Riot.
Sam Llanas, lead singer and guitarist for the BoDeans, will release his new solo album, 4 A.M., October 25 on Inner Knot Records. The mostly acoustic collection, which was produced by Gary Tanin, features 10 Llanas originals.
When the Gallagher brothers get along, it makes for some amazing tunes. When they don't, it makes for a hilarious exchange of quotes in the media. The most recent comes from Liam Gallagher, who is responding to both Noel calling him a "born liar" and claiming that he was bullied out of the band by Liam.
Recent comments from Disturbed lead singer David Draiman have lead to speculation that the band might in fact be heading for either a break-up or an extended hiatus. In a new interview with Cindy Scull of the Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas radio station 97.1 The Eagle Rocks, Disturbed guitarist Dan Donegan addresses the rumors of the band demise.
Speed king Michael Angelo Batio delivers more than 90 minutes of lessons and exercises that can take your shredding to the next level. Batio was recently voted one of the 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists of All-Time by Guitar World.
Dead Kennedys guitarist East Bay Ray has announced the upcoming release of the self-titled debut album by his new band, East Bay Ray and The Killer Smiles. The record is slated for a September 13 release via MVD Audio.