August 24, 2012


News Notes: Kings of Leon to Start Recording New Album In "Near Future"

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Kings of Leon Set to Start Recording New Album In “Near Future” It will be their first since 2010's Come Around Sundown [NME]

One Direction Will Release a New Album in November A new single, "Live While Your Young," will debut October 1st. [Billboard]

LL Cool J Burglar Faces Life in Prison Jonathan Kirby faces charges of first degree burglary, which is only his most recent run-in with the law; previously, he's been convicted of voluntary manslaughter, auto theft, first degree burglary and petty theft. [Billboard]

A Van Decorated by Kurt Cobain Is Up for Sale Cobain reportedly drew a recreation of Kiss' debut album on the van's exterior. [Rolling Stone]

Dee Snider Is Not Too Happy With Paul Ryan The Twister Sister rocker posted a statement on his webpage, criticizing the vice presidential candidate's use of "We're Not Going to Take It." [USA Today]