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Matt Bellamy (Photo: AFP)

Matt Bellamy (Photo: AFP)

After spending the past few weeks in Los Angeles in order to take part in variousGRAMMY Awards activities, Muse will return to London to headline the 2013 Brit Awards in support of War Child’s 20th anniversary. The benefit concert will take place at the historic theater, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire.

With the concert having sold out in less than three minutes, this is the only way to watch Muse’s performance. The webcast can be seen live via War Child’s YouTube channel, Monday, February 18 at 4 pm EST / 1 pm PST.

War Child is a group of 27 individuals working in an old false teeth factory in north London with the single goal of aiding children of war-torn areas. The non-profit organization provides medical care and safe havens, rebuilds schools and helps children get their voices heard.

Bands that have previously played the War Child concert include ColdplayThe KillersBlur and Kasabian.

Read more here: Muse To Stream War Child Concert Live From London « The World Famous KROQ – Alt Rock Music News, Photos, Videos, Concerts.

Watch the band make the concert announcement as they knock a ball back and forth on their personally branded ping pong table.

– Jay Tilles, CBS Local

 

 

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Red Hot Chili Peppers are in the midst of slowly releasing eighteen tracks recorded while on the road promoting their most recent album I’m With You.
Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Beginning last August, the band scheduled a series of nine 7″ vinyl singles roll out over a six-month period with all tracks being available a digital package this April. Currently on the 6th release, the process of getting the songs to the fans has taken longer than expected reports NME.

Read more here: Red Hot Chili Peppers Debut 8-Minute Bluesy Riff “In Love Dying” « The World Famous KROQ – Alt Rock Music News, Photos, Videos, Concerts.

Today’s track, an 8-minute mid-tempo bluesy riff, titled “In Love Dying,” can be heard below and is available now for digital downloadfor $1.29.

Currently on tour in South Africa, Red Hot Chili Peppers will headline both of Coachella Sunday lineups, April 14 and 21.

 

by jay tillers, cbs local

 

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