Green Day to Headline 2012 Voodoo Music Experience
The full Voodoo Music Experience lineup hasn’t been revealed yet, but there are a couple of big names already signed on for this year’s event. Green Day, who will be between the first and second albums they’re releasing this year, will venture to New Orleans just ahead of Halloween. Also confirmed are Neil Young, Skrillex, Bootsy Collins and a small handful of other acts.
Tenacious D Play Surprise Gig
Unsuspecting barbecue lovers in Los Angeles received a special treat to go with their pulled pork sandwiches on Thursday (May 10). No, it wasn’t a free side order of mac and cheese (although that would have been nice, too), but rather a surprise performance by Tenacious D.
Epica Bassist Forced to Sit Out European Tour Due to Health Issues
Symphonic metal band Epica kicked off their European tour this week in support of their new disc ‘Requiem For The Indifferent,’ however, it was without their new bassist Rob Van der loo. Van der loo, who recently joined the band replacing the departing Yves Huts, was forced to sit out this leg of the tour due to some unforeseen medical issues.
Bruce Springsteen Announces New Tour Dates
The one and only Bruce Springsteen announced a new run of ten concerts earlier today including a three-night stand at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Cities that will be greeting the Boss include Boston, Philadelphia and Chicago while Springsteen will also venture north to Canada for shows in Toronto and Moncton. A complete list of tour dates is below.