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Travis Barker's Plane Crashes - Four Dead, Two Injured

Posted Sept. 20, 2008, 12:59 a.m.

Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and  DJ AM, real name Adam Michael Goldstein, were critically injured in a Learjet crash in South Carolina that killed four people.  Two crew members and two passengers were killed after the jet failed to lift off, went off the runway and crashed into a nearby road. Barker and Goldstein were both transferred to a burn center in Augusta, Georgia and are listed in critical condition. More information can be found at the link below. Source: WIS News 10

Jerry Finn Taken Off Life Support

Posted Aug. 12, 2008, 5:39 a.m.

Notable record producer Jerry Finn was taken off of life support over the weekend.  Finn had been on life support after suffering a massive brain hemorrhage last month.  Finn is noted for his work with such artists as A.F.I., Blink 182, Green Day, Morrissey, and Rancid, among others. While rumors are circulating that Finn has passed away, no official word from his family has been made at this time.

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Breaking News Maria Taylor's Gear Stolen

Posted July 11, 2008, 9:29 a.m.

Maria Taylor and her supporting band had a significant portion of their gear stolen in San Francisco yesterday while on tour.  A list of what was stolen is listed below: Left-handed RED Gretsch Tennessee Rose ...

Breaking News None More Black Return / To Write New Album

Posted July 7, 2008, 1:34 p.m.

After previously announcing their hiatus, None More Black have had a change of heart following a sucessful weekend of reunion shows. The band issued the following statement via their Myspace: So what next????? The creative ...

Breaking News Vietnam Werewolf Van Stolen

Posted June 29, 2008, 12:17 p.m.

On the last day of their tour in support of Ohio's City, Vietnam Werewolf had their van stolen. The band issued the following statement: Yesterday morning, in Detroit, on the last day of our ...

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Breaking News Daggermouth Cancel Tour

Posted Feb. 29, 2008, 1:59 p.m. in Breaking News by Michael

Daggermouth have been forced to cancel the remaining dates of their tour with Comeback Kid and Crime in Stereo. The band issued the following statement ...

Breaking News The Locust's Van Robbed

Posted Nov. 29, 2007, 4:57 a.m. in Breaking News by Michael

Noise-punk outfit The Locust had their van broken into and robbed while on tour in St. Louis, MO.  The group are on tour supporting their ...

Breaking News Joe Lally & Capillary Action Robbed In S.F.

Posted Nov. 16, 2007, 1:54 p.m. in Breaking News by Michael

Joe Lally, whom you might know from a little band called Fugazi, and his backing band Capillary Action had their van broken into last night ...

The thieves made off with the following:
Roland KC350 Amp with bent corner
Yamaha S03 Keyboard with cracked side
Alesis QS7 Keyboard
Sharp VLNZ50U MiniDV Recorder w/ 3" Color LCD Screen (you'll find footage from last night's show in Palo Alto inside)
Samsonite Brown Suitcase


Joe Lally & Capillary Action:
11/16- Arcata, CA @ Jambalaya
11/17- Portland, OR @ Rotture
11/18- Kennewick, WA @ 321 Art Space
11/19- Vancouver, BC @ Gaff Gallery
11/20- Olympia, WA @ Le Voyeur
11/21- Seattle, WA @ Sunset Tavern

Capillary Action:
11/23- Spokane, WA @ The Empyrean
11/24- Bozeman, MT @ The Filling Station
11/25- Fargo, ND @ The Red Raven
11/26- St. Paul, MN @ Big V's
11/27- Madison, WI @ Cafe Montmartre
11/28- Chicago, IL @ Fuck Mountain
11/29- Detroit, MI @ Bohemian National Home
11/30- Cleveland, OH @ Tower 2012
12/01- New Brunswick, NJ @ Hub City's Junkyard Palace

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Breaking News My Bloody Valentine Return Confirmed

Posted Nov. 7, 2007, 8:21 a.m. in Breaking News by Michael

Earlier this year we reported a story about the possible return of My Bloody Valentine. Well, the same source that broke that story has confirmed ...

Breaking News Hot Water Music To Reunite

Posted Oct. 22, 2007, 6:23 a.m. in Breaking News by Matt

In some of the most happily received news of the year, Hot Water Music look set to reunite after a year-long hiatus. Punknews gives us ...

Breaking News Set Your Goals Cancels Tourdates

Posted March 4, 2007, 11:47 a.m. in Breaking News by Michael

Set Your Goals have been forced to cancel their mini-tour with Fireworks as a result of a van accident. None of the band members were ...

Breaking News Tool Reschedule North American Tour

Posted Feb. 21, 2007, 5:32 p.m. in Breaking News by Michael

Tool has been forced to reschedule their North American tour as a result of an injury in the band. Drummer Danny Carey tore a bicep ...

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