John Holohan of Bayside was killed early Monday morning in a car accident. The band was touring with Hawthorne Heights, Aiden and Silverstein on the Never Sleep Again Tour on their way to a show in Salt Lake City. The band's van hit a patch of ice and Holohan was ejected from the van. Bassist Nick Ghanbarian and two members of the road crew are currently hospitalized with injuries.
PCs infected with bird flu virus. Panda software has warned that a virus has been attached to an email about Bird Flu. The software company say that the virus appears to be a word file about an outbreak of Bird flu in North America.
Loose Fur to release CD. Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy's side project Loose Fur are set to finish the followup to their 2003 CD this week. Tweedy has said that the project will be heavier than the band's previous release although it will contain a similar set of folk elements. No release date has been set.