Former Veil Of Maya frontman Reveals Why He Left The Band

Several days have passed since we brought you the news that longtime Veil Of Maya frontman Brandon Butler would be stepping down from his position in the band, and today we gained a little more insight as to why he …


House Vs. Hurricane Break Up, Give Away Unreleased Song

What a terrible way to start a day. After seven years together, Australia’s House Vs. Hurricane have decided to call it a day.

Taking to their official Facebook shortly after 2AM (EST) this morning, the members of House Vs. Hurricane …


Lil Wayne Delays “Dedication 4,” Releases “No Lie” Freestyle

Over the last few weeks you may have noticed the fact that no one in the Young Money camp seemed to be promoting Lil Wayne’s highly anticipated Dedication 4 mixtape. Well, now we know why.

Partnering with BreadOverBread, Lil Wayne …

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DAMMIT: Van Halen Cancel Every Tour Date After June 26

Some things really are too good to be true.

After months of hype and fantastic tickets sales, Van Halen have announced the cancellation of every tour date following their June 26 appearance in New Orleans. According to Pollstar, announcements …

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REST IN PEACE: The Human Abstract

The new year comes filled with hope for great music, but sadly we must first say goodbye to California metal act The Human Abstract.

We realize news of the band’s breakup may seem sudden, it certainly caught us off guard, …


Matt Pryor (Get Up Kids) Cancels US Living Room Shows, Offers Statement

Get Up Kids’ frontman Matt Pryor has cancelled his upcoming US living room shows just days before his a string of New England dates were set to begin.

In a statement released to fans, Pryor wrote:

“Hey New Englanders! Due

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R.I.P. The Academy Is… (2003-2011)

Pop rockers The Academy Is… have announced they’ve decided to go their separate ways.

In a message posted on their Facebook, TAI wrote:

After nine years and three albums, The Academy Is… have decided to go our separate


Dananananaykroyd Plan To Disband

Sad news this morning for indie fans, Dananananaykroyd have announced they will be splitting up following their current tour plans.

The announcement broke last night when the band posted a photo of themselves on Facebook with the caption “Dananananaykroyd RIP …


UPDATE: R.I.P. AFI was a false alarm!

UPDATE: We brought you the news earlier that punk-rockers AFI had posted a note on their official page saying the band was done, this is entirely FALSE. According to Alternative Press and the band”s management their Facebook was hacked. View

Tyler Carter leaves Woe, Is Me

Vocalist Tyler Carter has announced his departure from Rise Records’ Woe, Is Me. Carter issued the following statement to Alternative Press:

It’s not an easy step to make, but I can’t go on living a dream that I no

Soundwave Revolution Cancelation Petition

Yesterday, Under The Gun reported that the 2011 Soundwave Revolution Festival would be canceled. You can read the statement issued by festival promoter AJ Maddah here. Of course the cancellation caused quite an uproar with fans and paying festival attendees. …

Dear And The Headlights Break Up

This news came as a surprise to us this morning and maybe it will to you as well. Dear And The Headlights have announced they are breaking up and have provided fans with a lengthy farewell letter and explanation. You …

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