Monday's Music Roundup

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[Updated: 6:33 P.M.]

NEWS:

    SLIPKNOT Bassist Found Dead in Motel Room
    Paul Gray's body was discovered near his hometown of Des Moines, Iowa. Click here for details. [SPIN]
    10 Best Moments of ROCK ON THE RANGE
    Rob Zombie, Limp Bizkit, Deftones, Helmet, and others heat up the two-day Ohio metalfest. [SPIN]
    LAURYN HILL to Perform 'Miseducation' at ROCK THE BELL?
    Former Fugee is reportedly performing her benchmark solo debut on tour this summer. [Urb
    KISS Set 28-Date Summer Tour
    Blood! Spandex! 60-year-old grandpa Gene Simmons singing about freak-nasty sex! Get ready, America. [SPIN]
    THE HOLD STEADY Extend Summer Tour
    Brooklyn band will play shows into October in support of their new album, Heaven is Whenever. [Paste Magazine]
    OF MONTREAL Kicks Off Tour in New Orleans
    Frontman Kevin Barnes tones down the theatrics (somewhat) but keeps the sexual politics in full force. [SPIN]
    JOHNNY MARR: THE CRIBS Are 'Working on a New Album'
    "The new stuff... is quite different. [frontman] Ryan [Jarman]'sbeen playing keyboards and he's very inspired by it." [BBC]
    OASIS Talk Tracklist for Singles Compilation
    Noel Gallager said he ordered the songs on Time Flies, 1994-2009 "like a gig. Ableit a fucking long one." [Gigwise]
    LIMP BIZKIT Cancel U.S. Tour
    Reunited rap-rock band claim they want bigger venues, but rumors cite poor ticket sales. [SPIN]
    JOANNA NEWSOM Extends U.S. Tour
    Harp-playing songstress will hit the West Coast in July, playing songs off her triple album Have One on Me. [Pitchfork]
    DRAKE Album Features JAY-Z, ALICIA KEYS, LIL WAYNE
    Nicki Minaj and T.I. also guest on the hotly-tipped Canadian rapper's release, out June 15. [MTV]
    METALLICA's "Big Four" Tour Will Hit Movie Theaters
    The European tour with Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax gets a live HD broadcast next month. [SPIN]

MP3s & VIDEOS:

    LISTEN: New ROOTS Track Featuring MONSTERS OF FOLK
    Philly band remake Monsters' track "Dear God" with help from the song's original authors. [Pitchfork]
    LISTEN: THE DODOS Perform With Orchestra
    California-bred indie-folk band plays three tracks off 2008's Visiter accompanied by strings and a choir. [Daytrotter]
    LISTEN: PANIC AT THE DISCO Offshoot YOUNG VEINS Debut New Song
    Check out "Everyone But You," a folksy, '60s Brit-pop influenced track from the band's debut, Take a Vacation, out June 8.[Entertainment Weekly]
    LISTEN: RATATAT's Entire New Album
    New York City duo unveil LP4 before its official June 4 release. [NPR]
    WATCH: New MASSIVE ATTACK Video
    A seemingly innocent little girl dances with ghosts in the British downtempo act's latest video, "Psyche." [SPIN]
    WATCH: PEARL JAM Play Rare Cover with BEN BRIDWELL
    The Band of Horses singer takes Chris Cornell's part on "Hunger Strike," the 1991 Temple of the Dog song. [SPIN]
    LISTEN: HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS Release New Song
    Ohio emo-punk band preview Skeletons, their new album out June 1, with the single "Bring You Back." [Amazon]
    LISTEN: STONE TEMPLE PILOTS' New Album!
    The reunited alt-rockers unveiled their new album, Stone Temple Pilots, before its May 25 release. [Billboard]

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