1. Metal Community Pays Tribute To Ronnie James Dio

    May 17, 2010 5:10 PM EDT The hard rock community was in a state of mourning as artists rushed to pay tribute to iconic elder statesman Ronnie James Dio, who died on Sunday at the age of 67 from stomach cancer. Tony Iommi, who worked with Dio in Black Sabbath and its latest incarnation, Heaven and Hell, was among…

  2. Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga Win Early Grammys

    January 31, 2010 7:15 PM EST Nominees in the top Grammy categories picked up early awards in their respective genres Sunday during the awards pre-telecast from Los Angeles' Staples Center. "This is my first Grammy, you guys!" said a breathless Taylor Swift as she accepted an award for best female vocal…

  3. Booing Madonna, Banning Black Eyed Peas

    August 28, 2009 6:41 PM EDT In this Friday edition of the Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard, Madonna gets a bad reception, John Mayer starts an online charity feud, Muslims are barred from a Black Eyed Peas show, and Killswitch Engage is buzzing. Madonna's moment came at a concert in Romania when 60…

  4. Underoath Walks The 'Line'

    April 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Underoath has slated June 20 as the release date for "Define the Great Line," its third album for the Seattle-based independent Tooth & Nail/Solid State Records label. Underoath has slated June 20 as the release date for "Define the Great Line," its third album for the…