The Oscar broadcast is starting as I type these words. Do you think Gravity will win Best Picture, or will the Academy go for something more traditional like 12 Years a Slave? Will Bono try to cure world hunger during U2's performance? Share your predictions in the thread, or just stop by and enjoy the show with us.
Head to the replies to check out Aloe Blacc performing his new single, "The Man" in the Red Bull Studio. His major label debut, Lift Your Spirit will be released on March 11th via XIX/Interscope Records.
Light Years’ van was broken into on the first night of their tour with Neck Deep and Knuckle Puck in Chicago, IL. To support the band, feel free to pick up merch from their webstore here or to grab tickets to their tour here.
Continuing their habit of unlikelycollaborations, Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd of The Flaming Lips recently joined Miley Cyrus onstage at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to perform a cover of "Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots." Check it out in the replies.
Counting Crowshave finished recording a new album. They plan to mix the record in April and it's slated for release in August or September. This will be the group's first full-length comprised of original material since 2008's Saturday Nights & Sunday Mornings.
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Comeback Kid won't be releasing its new album, Die Knowing, until Monday, but we got a special treat for you as we're premiering the album today and will be streaming it throughout the weekend. The highly anticipated fifth album from the veteran Canadian hardcore group features CBK at its heaviest yet, as Die Knowing is as punishing as hardcore goes. Check out the entire LP in the replies and don't forget to pre-order it.