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by Kristi Lee // Wednesday, April 30, 2008 // News, Upfront // 0 Comments

indie

IndieSolo.com, home of ONE band a day™ and music filter for some of the world's best independent bands, is stoked to team up with Roxwel to bring you indieSolo's Top 3 Must Hear Bands!

Every two weeks, indieSolo will feature 3 of their top independent artists that took the spotlight, stood out, and created a buzz in their music community! These artists deliver a unique energy of sound coupled with some of the catchiest melodies and hooks on the planet! Discover for yourself.

As featured on indieSolo.com:

stemmSTEMM
Genre: Metal, Hardcore
Hometown: Buffalo, United States
Famous For: Official Band of the UFC
Must Hear Song: Poopmouth

braceBRACE
Genre: Rock, Metal
Hometown: Syracuse, United States
Famous For: Played 2 KROCK K-Rockathons
Must Hear Song: Causality

styleSTAYLEFISH
Genre: Reggae, Rock
Hometown: London, Canada
Famous For: Infuses reggae rhythm with rock Must Hear Song: Back in the Day

by Kristi Lee // Tuesday, April 29, 2008 // News, Upfront // 0 Comments

coldplay

"Violet Hill," the first single from Coldplay's upcoming album, Viva La Vida, will be available as a free download from the band's website for one week beginning Tuesday, April 29th, at 7:15 a.m. EDT. This is a full week before it goes on sale at digital retailers.

Viva La Vida will be released in North America on June 17th.

Stayed tuned for upcoming free show info on free show at Madison Garden!!

by Kristi Lee // Tuesday, April 29, 2008 // News, Upfront // 0 Comments

aarrow

MOTÖRHEAD has been confirmed for the Arrow Rock Festival, set to take place June 15 in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

The festival billing is shaping up as follows:

3 DOORS DOWN
DEF LEPPARD
GOTTHARD
JOURNEY
KANSAS
KISS
MOTÖRHEAD
REO SPEEDWAGON
TWISTED SISTER
WHITESNAKE

For more information, visit www.arrowrockfestival.nl.

by Kristi Lee // Friday, April 25, 2008 // News, Upfront // 0 Comments

disturbed

Disturbed kicks off its spring U.S. tour on Saturday (April 26) at the Edgefest in Little Rock, Arkansas as the band gears up for the early June arrival of its fourth studio album, "Indestructible".

"Indestructible" is scheduled for release on June 3.

DISTURBED tour dates:

Apr. 26 - Little Rock, AR @ Edgefest
Apr. 27 - Wichita, KS @ Cotillion
Apr. 29 - Amarillo, TX @ Aztec Music Hall
Apr. 30 - Tulsa, OK @ Cain's
May 02 - Springfield, MO @ Shrine Mosque
May 03 - Memphis, TN @ Beale Street Music Festival
May 05 - Myrtle Beach, SC @ House of Blues
May 06 - Knoxville, TN @ Valarium
May 08 - Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
May 09 - Birmingham, AL @ Sloss Furnace
May 11 - Richmond, VA @ The National
May 12 - Atlantic City, NJ @ House of Blues
May 14 - Cincinnati, OH @ Bogart's
May 15 - Ft. Wayne, IN @ Piere's
May 17 - Columbus, OH @ Columbus Crew Stadium
Jun. 05 - Solvesborg, Sweden @ Sweden Rock Festival
Jun. 07 - Nurbergring, Germany @ Rock am Ring
Jun. 08 - Nurnberg, Germany @ Rock am Park
Jun. 13 - Download, England @ Download Festival
Jun. 15 - Vienna, Austria @ Nova Rock
Jun. 18 - Milan, Italy @ Alcatraz
Jun. 19 - Zurich, Switzerland @ Rohstofflager
Jun. 22 - Biddinghuizen, Holland @ Fields of Rock Festival

Following its spring solo run, DISTURBED will also co-headline the Rockstar Mayhem Energy Tour this summer with SLIPKNOT. The multi-act, multi-stage trek will kick off on July 9 in Seattle and hit 30 cities in North America.