David Gilmour has announced a short European run in support of his upcoming solo album. The Pink Floyd frontman will perform seven dates over the course of two weeks, kicking off September 12 in Croatia, before playing shows in Italy, France, Germany and England.
Blink 182's Travis Barker thinks that Tom DeLonge should "man up" and officially quit the band. He also thinks that "punk" was only a phase for DeLonge. "I think the right thing for him to do would just man up and quit the band instead of telling people he didn't quit and just be real with the fans," Barker told Alternative Nation.
Dan Stevens will be joining the cast of the Disney live-action "Beauty and the Beast" as the Beast. Emma Watson, who was cast in the role of Belle in the movie, first broke the news about the former "Downton Abbey" star's new role, tweeting, "Could not be more happy that this man will be Beast!!! Welcome aboard @thatdanstevens #beautyandthebeast."
Details from Robin Thicke's copyright case surrounding the song "Blurred Lines" have revealed just how much money the singer made off of the world-wide smash. The figures have leaked as part of the ongoing copyright battle between Thicke and soul legend Marvin Gaye's kids . . .
Kim Kardashian debuted her startling new blonde hair in Paris this week. The mother-of-one wore an all-black ensemble and a black beanie cap to the Balmain fashion show in Paris. Afterwards, she pulled off her hat and showed off her hair, which was cut above her shoulders and bleached a very light blonde.
Hozier has released the video for his latest single "Someone New." The clip features Natalie Dormer (who plays Margaery Tyrell in Game of Thrones) as she tries to find love wherever she goes. Dormer appears having a romantic encounter with a man in a London club, kissing a man on a London underground train, and having a quiet moment with a female friend."
Taylor Swift has opened up about her love of sending personalized gifts to her fans. Speaking with the U.K.'s Telegraph, Taylor said it's a fun way for her to connect and get personal with her legions of loyal "Swifties." "[Sending presents] is fun for me," she says.
A Beck fan has played a prank in which all visitors to the URL Loser.com are redirected to a page about Kanye West. Twitter user Amy Bustle Connelly (@AmyBustle), who has claimed credit for the redirect from Loser.com (with "Loser" being the title of Beck's 1994 hit), has found a way for the link to take visitors directly to West's Wikipedia page.
Bob Dylan has released the music video for "The Night We Called It a Day," a cut from his recent covers album, Shadows in the Night. The vid, directed by Nash Edgerton, features Dylan starring alongside Robert Davi and Tracy Phillips, in what Vanity Fair calls a "fine tribute to film noir."
Kelly Clarkson has become the most recent star to duet with Jimmy Fallon on the Tonight Show. The pair offered up an impressive medley of famed duets in pop music history including "I Got You Babe" by Sonny and Cher as well as "Islands in the Stream" by Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.
Keith Richards has thrown his support behind an effort to prevent the construction of a café on the beach front near his country home on West Sussex, England. The £1.5 million project has been planned to replace a smaller beach café that recently burned down in an electrical fire. The new building would sit directly on the beach a short distance from the rocker's mansion.
Josh Gracin will lose 50 percent of his music rights in his divorce battle. Gracin, 34, has been ordered to give his ex-wife Ann Gracin half of the stake in the 24 songs he recorded while they were married. The country singer has also been ordered to pay $1,590 per month in alimony and $1,436 per month in child support for their four children.
Chris Brown has been revealed as the child of a nine-month-old baby girl. Breezy reportedly fathered the child during an affair with a model named Nia and though the news may come as a surprise to fans, the singer has reportedly known about the baby for months. According to a report from BET.com, Brown is on good terms with Nia and will likely have a relationship with the child.
Kid Cudi has released a new song called "Love," an unreleased cut from his Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon. "Don't be so down, come on young homie / You'll be OK, you'll find real love / All of the stories the hero gets lonely / Now is the time to show what you're made of," raps Cudi on the Dot Da Genius-produced cut.
Garbage will celebrate their self-titled debut album's 20th anniversary by playing two Europe dates in November. The first show goes down at Paris' Zenith on November 7, while the next date is set for London's O2 Academy Brixton on the following day. "This is the album that started everything for us and we look back on it with great fondness," said Garbage's Shirley Manson.