Velvet Revolver Blast Usher Off #1 Perch

Contraband sells more than 256,000 copies its first week out.

New Releases: Velvet Revolver, PJ Harvey, Sonic Youth, SheDaisy, The Corrs, Bad Religion & More

GN'R/STP supergroup releases debut album, Contraband.

Lollapalooza Lineup Announced: Morrissey, Flaming Lips, Sonic Youth On Board

Polyphonic Spree, Modest Mouse also set for main stage.

For The Record: Quick News On Britney Spears, The Roots, A Perfect Circle, Turk, Elvis Costello, Sonic Youth & More

For The Record: Quick News On Jay-Z, Eminem, Master P, Aaron Carter, Mariah Carey, Sonic Youth & More

For The Record: Quick News On A Perfect Circle, Backstreet Boys, Foo Fighters, Sonic Youth, Travis Meeks & More

Iggy, Beasties, White Stripes Lead Three-Pronged Invasion At Coachella

Though event took place in California, it was all about England, New York and Detroit.

C+C Make Spring Breakers Sweat; Sonic Youth Tour With Neil Young; Sting Saves The Planet: This Week In 1991

In Stores Now And Coming Soon: New Albums By Papa Roach, Wyclef Jean, Jerry Cantrell, Paulina Rubio & More

Sonic Youth Reissuing LPs With Bonus Tracks, Working On New Album

Band also set to release three titles on DVD, project with avant-garde vocalist Brigitte Fontaine.

Sonic Youth's All Tomorrow's Parties Festival Postponed

Eddie Vedder, Stephen Malkmus, others may still appear at event delayed until March.

Sonic Youth: What We Really Want To Do Is Direct

But group is currently at work on music for someone else's film.

Bjork Lines Up Fall Tour, Plans Surprise Shows Along The Way

Singer sets six dates in U.S. opera houses, theaters.

Sigur Ros, Aphex Twin Heat Up Barcelona Fest

Sounds of old school (Terry Riley) and new (Vladislav Delay) mix and mingle as annual Sonar event kicks off.

Sonic Youth Invite Vedder, Malkmus To Their Party

U.S. version of All Tomorrow's Parties also includes Stereolab, Television, JSBX, Cat Power.

Sonic Youth Bring NYC Ghosts To NYC

Noise rockers' show haunted by technical difficulties, ghost of Axl Rose.

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Blink-182, Sonic Youth To Play Digital Club Festival

Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon

Pearl Jam Lands Sonic Youth, Supergrass For Tour

Sonic Youth To Tour With Stereolab Between Releases

Outing starts June 9 in Minneapolis.

Sonic Youth Mix Accessible Music, Avant-Garde On Next CD

Co-producer Jim O'Rourke, who worked on band's recent experimental recordings, helped shape sound of NYC Ghosts & Flowers.

Kim Gordon, DNA Drummer Collaborate

Pair work with DJ Olive on next Sonic Youth Records release.

Steve Shelley's Two Dollar Guitar Dishes Weak Beats

Sonic Youth drummer's minimalist side project follows tradition of Velvet Underground, Modern Lovers.