Music News - Alternative


greenday-111717.jpg Punk rock band Green Day have been added to the lineup of this year's annual iHeartRadio Music Festival.

danieljohnston-091219.jpg A number of musicians paid tribute to the late singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston. The Austin-based artist, 58, died Tuesday night after suffering a heart attack.

tom-morello-061016.jpg Tom Morello has become the latest artist to protest against the use of facial recognition technology at concerts.

tool-081419.jpg Tool is back at No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart, with their fifth LP and the first in 13 years, Fear Inoculum, debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 dated September 14.

chrismartin-072619.jpg Coldplay's Chris Martin has joined a campaign to help end discrimination against self-employed parents in the music industry.

rem-losing-my-religion-082616.jpg R.E.M. has shared previously unreleased song "Fascinating" to raise funds for the victims of Hurricane Dorian that devastated the Bahamas last week.

halsey2-052419.jpg Halsey dropped her highly anticipated new track "Graveyard" on Friday with a live video premiere.

imge1-041819.jpg The list of performers for the Nights We Stole Christmas concert series in Chicago has been announced.

liveinthevineyard-091119.jpg Live In The Vineyard has announced a star-studded lineup for this year's music, food and wine events to be held in California's Napa Valley from October 31 to November 3.

blink182-061016.jpg Blink-182 have announced that a September 22 show in Columbus, Ohio, which was part of the Enema Of The State anniversary tour, is canceled.

avenged-sevenfold-050117.jpg Avenged Sevenfold have announced that they are auctioning a bass guitar used by original bassist Matt Wendt and will donate the first $500 to charity.

imge1-061919.jpg Cold War Kids officially announced that their new album, New Age Norms 1, will drop on Friday, November 1 via CWKTWO/AWAL.

theblack-keys-030819.jpg Rock duo The Black Keys have announced an intimate show at The Wiltern in Los Angeles on September 19, prior to kicking off their North American tour later this fall.

hellamegatour-091119.jpg Iconic rock bands Green Day, Weezer and Fall Out Boy have announced plans to embark on a huge Hella Mega global stadium tour, which will kick off in 2020. All three acts also announced news albums and dropped new tracks.

tegansara-072619.jpg Tegan and Sara have released a lyric video for their new song "Hey, I'm Just Like You," a track off their upcoming ninth studio album of the same name, due for release on September 27th.

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