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Riffs: New Queen Album, Songkick, Stryper Vet and Myspace Dude Join Boston

May''s Guitar

New Queen Album/Tour

from Uncut

Paul Rodgers handles the vocal duties -- sounds like a September release date is in the works. The tour is targeting 28 arena dates, so far. Here''s the skinny.


Songkick Launches


Here''s a cool idea: a website that helps you know when a band you like comes to your area. There''s even a plug-in that crawls through your music library and automatically enters the band names into your ''tour tracker.'' The site is currently beta testing.


Stryper Vet, Myspace Dude Join Boston

from Boston''s official website

Not only has former Yellow and Black Attack frontman Michael Sweet joined Boston for an upcoming tour, newcomer Tommy DeCarlo will also be on stage. DeCarlo was discovered after he posted Boston covers on his Myspace page.