My Chemical Romance, Smashing Pumpkins, Run The Jewels, Etc. Set For 2021 Riot Fest

Riot Fest will not be taking place this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, the event will be returning to Douglas Park in Chicago, IL on September 16-19, 2021. Here’s the initial lineup: My Chemical Romance, Smashing Pumpkins, Run The Jewels, Pixies, Coheed And Cambria, Taking Back Sunday, Sublime With Rome, Dirty Heads, Lupe Fiasco (performing “The Cool“), Vic Mensa, The All-American Rejects, New Found Glory, Simple Plan, Gogol Bordello, Circle Jerks, Thrice, Circa Survive, K.Flay, Toots And The Maytals, Jawbox, Les Savy Fav, Best Coast, Bayside, L7, Meg Myers, Pup, Mayday Parade, Fever 333, Living Colour, Big Freedia, SWMRS, Beach Bunny, Alex G, Thursday, Saves The Day, Don Broco, Joywave, Hepcat, Fishbone, Boston Manor, The Sounds, White Lung, Kennyhoopla, Beach Goons, Meet Me @ The Altar, Radkey, Holy Fawn, and Chubby And The Gang.

Pearl Jam Announce European Tour

Pearl Jam have announced a summer European tour. Pixies, Idles, and White Reaper will open on select dates.

Tour Dates:

06/23 – Frankfurt, GER – Festhalle *
06/25 – Berlin, GER – Waldbühne *
06/27 – Stockholm, SWE – Lollapalooza Stockholm
06/29 – Copenhagen, DEN – Royal Arena *
07/02 – Werchter, BEL – Rock Werchter
07/05 – Imola, ITA – Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari ^
07/07 – Vienna, AUT – Wiener Stadthalle +
07/10 – London, UK – BST Hyde Park ^+
07/13 – Krakow, POL – Tauron Arena +
07/15 – Budapest, HUN – Budapest Arena +
07/17 – Zurich, SWI – Hallenstadion +
07/19 – Paris, FRA – Lollapalooza Paris +
07/21 – Amsterdam, NET – Ziggo Dome +

* with Idles
^ with Pixies
+ with White Reaper

The Cure, Pixies, Deftones, Chelsea Wolfe, Etc. Set For Pasadena Daydream Festival

The Cure have announced that will be headlining and curating the 2019 Pasadena Daydream Festival. The event will take place at the Rose Bowl in Los Angeles, CA on August 31 and it will also feature: Pixies, Deftones, Mogwai, Throwing Muses, The Joy Formidable, Chelsea Wolfe, The Twilight Sad, Emma Ruth Rundle, Kælan Mikla, and The Chill Out Zone Experience.

Eagles Of Death Metal Cover Guns N’ Roses, AC/DC, Etc. Songs On New Vinyl-Only Covers Album “Pigeons Of Shit Metal”

Eagles Of Death Metal have announced a new vinyl-only covers album titled “Pigeons Of Shit Metal.” The effort takes its name from the nickname Axl Rose (Guns N’ Roses) gave them back in 2006 following a bad show together. Amusingly, a cover of Guns N’ Roses‘ “It’s So Easy” is featured on the release. The band’s own Josh Homme (also of Queens Of The Stone Age) created the cover art and it can be seen below. Pre-orders can be found HERE on black vinyl, glow-in-the-dark vinyl, neon pink vinyl, cyan blue vinyl, and milky clear with splatter vinyl.

“Pigeons Of Shit Metal” Track Listing:

01. “It’s So Easy” (Guns N Roses cover)
02. “Beat On The Brat” (the Ramones cover)
03. “Gouge Away” (Pixies cover)
04. “So Alive” (Love and Rockets cover)
05. “High Voltage (medley)” (AC/DC cover)
06. “Go With The Flow” (Queens Of The Stone Age cover)
07. “The Hunger” (The Distillers cover)
08. “Abracadabra” (Steve Miller Band cover)
09. “Gonna Leave You” (Queens Of The Stone Age cover)
10. “Long Slow Goodbye” (Queens Of The Stone Age cover)

Anthrax, Motörhead, Testament Etc. Set For 2015 Denver Riot Fest

The initial lineup has been revealed for this year’s Denver Riot Fest. The festival will take place August 28-30, at the National Western Complex, in Denver, CO, and will include: Anthrax, Motörhead, Testament, GWAR, Thrice, Rancid, Andrew W.K., OFF!, and much more.

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System Of A Down, Deftones, Slayer Etc. Set For 2015 Amnesia Rock Fest

The lineup has been revealed for this year’s Amnesia Rock Fest. The festival will take place June 18-21 in Montebello, QC and will include System Of A Down, Slayer, Deftones, Linkin Park, Rob Zombie, Thrice, The Offspring, Atreyu, Carcass, Parkway Drive, Down, Walls Of Jericho, Hatebreed and many more.

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