1. Muse Aims High But Hits Somewhere in the Middle With ‘Drones’: Album Review

    June 12, 2015 4:29 PM EDT Muse treads between sublime and ridiculous more than any rock band in recent memory, with jaw-dropping pretention that makes it hard to tell if they're just having a laugh. Drones is, of course, a concept album, about, ­according to the liner notes, "the journey of a human, from…

  2. Muse, St. Vincent Cover Nirvana's 'Lithium' on 20th Anniversary of Kurt Cobain's Death

    April 06, 2014 3:45 PM EDT On Saturday evening (April 5), which marked the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death, fans in attendance at Lollapalooza Brazil were treated to an excellent cover by Muse of Nirvana's classic 1991 track "Lithium."   How Kurt Cobain's Friends, Family & Fellow…

  3. Muse Cancels Tour Dates After Singer Breaks Foot

    December 03, 2012 8:35 AM EST Muse frontman Matthew Bellamy has broken his foot and the alt-rock band has canceled tour dates as he recovers. The band said in a statement posted on their website that they canceled the tour dates rather than having Bellamy use crutches on stage. "The band have therefore made the…

  4. Lollapalooza 2011: 15 Things Seen & Heard Friday

    August 06, 2011 12:00 PM EDT "Welcome weirdos!" was Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell 's message at the 10AM press conference that kicked off the 20th anniversary of the festival yesterday morning (Aug. 5) in Chicago's Grant Park. "In 1991, I expected about 10,000 weirdos," the dapper…

  5. Kate Hudson, Muse's Matthew Bellamy Engaged

    April 27, 2011 1:00 PM EDT Kate Hudson and Muse frontman Matthew Bellamy are engaged, the actress announced on "The Today Show" this morning (Apr. 27). Hudson, who is pregnant with the rocker's child, showed off her engagement ring and told "Today" host Matt Lauer that the proposal happened…

  6. Kate Hudson, Muse's Matthew Bellamy Expecting a Baby

    January 12, 2011 1:19 PM EST Kate Hudson will soon be a rock 'n' roll mama again. According to recent reports, the actress and her beau Matthew Bellamy, frontman of British arena rock act Muse , are expecting a child this summer. Reportedly 14 weeks pregnant, Hudson has been dating the "Uprising"…

  7. Muse, Courtney Love, Smokey Robinson Fire Up SXSW Friday

    March 20, 2010 11:41 AM EDT The South by Southwest Music festival and conference reached a fever pitch on Friday, with some of the highest profile bands of the week performing day and night along side the hundreds of aspiring musicians angling for attention at bars, clubs and just about any open space in the Texas…

  8. Muse with Silversun Pickups / March 5, 2010 / New York City (Madison Square Garden)

    March 08, 2010 1:29 PM EST There are ways to fill Madison Square Garden with just a great voice and instruments, but Muse was all about massive spectacle as it headlined the famous New York arena on Friday (March 5). If it wasn't dazzling excess -- from ascending video platforms and bloody eyeball balloons to…

  9. Muse, Spoon, Interpol Rock Rainy Lollapalooza Day Two

    August 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In startling contrast to the beautiful weather on Friday, gray skies and intermittent rain showers were the backdrop for the second day of Lollapalooza (Aug. 4) at Chicago's Grant Park. But a host of In startling contrast to the beautiful weather on Friday, gray skies and intermittent…