Taking Back Sunday, Dashboard Confessional to play Red Rocks

The Rockstar Energy Drink Taste of Chaos Tour is the latest in a line of liquid-based brands organizing shows in Colorado this year. The guarana-infused beverage will bring vintage emo acts Dashboard Confessional and Taking Back Sunday to Red Rocks on July 6, and in the process, hope to prove an exception to the rule that you shouldn't mix uppers and downers.

Flobots want you to sing on their new album tomorrow

Forward-thinking hip-hop outfit Flobots have started work on "NOENEMIES," its new double-album of protest music that's set for release later this year. As we reported in our feature with the group, "NOENEMIES" will feature one disc of Flobots-style studio music, and one of live protest songs.

Don McLean’s wife files for divorce

CAMDEN, Maine (AP) — The wife of "American Pie" singer and songwriter Don McLean has filed for divorce in Maine. A lawyer for Patrisha McLean says the legal papers filed Thursday cite "adultery, cruel and abusive treatment, and irreconcilable differences." The two have been married for 30 years.