New Minus 5 to feature Wilco, and Ministry’s Bill Rieflin. Minus 5′s follow up to 2003′s Down with Wilco will be out February 7th. It will also include perfomances from members of The Decemberists, Kelly Hogan and R.E.M.’s Peter Buck.
New Taking Back Sunday in April. The band have recorded 14 tracks, some of which will be on their next CD called Louder Now. This will be their Warner Bros. Debut. The band are currently raising money for Cancer charities by selling autographed Christmas cards via their website.
Rhapsody launches web-based services. RealNetworks Inc. Has announced that the web service will be a free version of its digital music subscription service. It will allow users to use Rhapsody without first downloading the PC jukebox.