Ozzy Osbourne, Judas Priest, Serj Tankian, Hatebreed, the Dillinger Escape Plan, Shadows Fall and Testament, among others, will perform as part of the Monsters of Rock festival, to be held July 26 at McMahon Stadium in Calgary, Alberta.
Billboard.biz has learned exclusively that actor/comedian Bill Cosby will serve as executive producer and co-writer on “Cosby Narratives Vol. 1: State of Emergency.” The hip-hop album is expected to drop within the next several weeks.
Music-based social network Buzznet is buying music blog Idolator. Buzznet recently acquired music blog Stereogum, making Idolator the second such acquisition since it acquired $25 million in new funding.