50 Cent, the Doors 21st Century, Korn, P.O.D., and the Roots are among the acts that will perform at the inaugural Coors Light Mountain Jam. Slated for Aug. 30 at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheatre outside Denver, the event will also feature sets by Evanescence, DMC, American Hi-Fi, Gov't Mule, Toots and the Maytals, and a DJ set by Groove Armada that will boast live percussion from Patrick Bongo Jesus.
"Loneliness" by Tomcraft (Data/Ministry of Sound), the brainchild of Munich, Germany-based trance producer Thomas Bruckner, went straight to No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart yesterday (May 4). Meanwhile, Justin Timberlake's "Justified" (Jive) returned to the top of the album chart, where it last reigned in February.
Playing in public for the first time with new bassist Rob Trujillo, Metallica ran through a fast and furious medley of songs at the "mtvICON" tribute concert for the veteran metal act Saturday in Los Angeles. The band played classics such as "Creeping Death" and "Welcome Home (Sanitarium)" before unveiling the speed-metal song "Frantic" from its upcoming Elektra album, "St. Anger."
coincide with the Fan Fair festival in Nashville, CMT is planning a concert celebrating the "100 Greatest Songs of Country Music." The June 4 show at Nashville's Gaylord Entertainment Center, will feature live performances of the top-12 songs by a host of country stars.