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Dan Smith, of the British band Bastille, performs at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival on Friday, April 11, 2014, in Indio, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

WATCH: Bastille performs "Pompeii" at Coachella

Check out Bastille performing several songs at Coachella, along with full sets from Lorde, Queens Of The Stone Age, Foster The People, and Cage The Elephant.

INTERVIEW: Andy Hull of Manchester Orchestra

Manchester Orchestra frontman Andy Hull discusses the rock vibe throughout their new album 'Cope' and touring with hetero life-mate Kevin Devine.

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 26:  Musician Shannon Leto (L) and actor-singer Jared Leto of Thirty Seconds to Mars attend the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Vote For New Music! Thirty Seconds To Mars, AFI, Beck and more

Thirty Seconds To Mars, AFI, and Blue October go deeper into their most recent albums, plus Beck and Morning Parade share the first singles from their new releases.

Neon Trees frontman Tyler Glenn comes out as gay

The self-identified Mormon from Provo, Utah knew he was gay as early as age six.

The Black Keys give us "Fever"

Their new album 'Turn Blue' arrives on May 13th.

Adly Syairi Ramly is an artist who recreated iconic music groups as LEGO minifigures and posted the pictures on his Instagram feed.

Did your favorite band get the LEGO treatment?

Check out an artist's recreation of some of the greatest bands of all time as LEGO minifigures.

Bastille covers 80's classic "(I Just) Died In Your Arms"

Listen to Dan Smith and Bastille reproduce the Cutting Crew hit.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - NOVEMBER 21:  Lorde "Ella Yelich-O'Connor" wins Single of the Year, breakthrough artist of the year, and the people's choice award  during the New Zealand Music Awards on November 21, 2013 in Auckland, New Zealand.  (Photo by Fiona Goodall/Getty Images)

Vote For New Music! Lorde, Taking Back Sunday, Capital Cities, and more!

Taking Back Sunday are back! Lorde goes for "Glory And Gore". Introduce yourself to Semi Precious Weapons, Big Data, and Broods. All newly available for voting on the 97x app!

Dan Auerbach, left, of The Black Keys perform on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

The Black Keys raise money for their childhood Little League.

Limited edition Black Keys merch is on sale to benefit the West Akron Baseball League in Ohio.

Listen to new Capital Cities: "One Minute More"

Are Capital Cities a one-hit wonder? "One Minute More" makes the case that they aren't.

3. ARIZONA: LINKIN PARK -- Singer/guitarist Mike Shinoda (left) and singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park perform at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Jan. 10, 2014, in Las Vegas.

INTERVIEW: Mike Shinoda (Linkin Park) & Tomo Miličević (30STM)

The day after announcing a joint tour, Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda and Thirty Seconds To Mars guitarist Tomo Miličević explain how the tour came together. Mike also teases Linkin Park's new music and discusses the state of alternative music in depth.

Vote For New Music! Arctic Monkeys, Cage The Elephant, Manchester Orchestra, and more!

The new Manchester Orchestra is our pick of the week! Follow-ups from Arctic Monkeys and Cage The Elephant plus cool debuts from Cherub and Birds Of Tokyo are available for voting.

Coldplay debuts "Magic", announces new album

Coldplay will release their next album 'Ghost Stories' on May 19th. Listen to their new song "Magic" here!

Paul Bremer of The Echo Nest assigned each state in the U.S. a distinctive artist that its residents listen to the most relative to the rest of the country.

What is each state's "distinctive artist" based on music streaming?

One music/tech blogger broke down data to determine one "distinct" artist for each of the United States based on listener streaming from each state.

Ben McKee, Dan Reynolds, Dan Platzman and Wayne Sermon of Imagine Dragons arrive at the 2013 American Music Awards, on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

Imagine Dragons' frontman cherishes anonymity

Despite all the success, Dan Reynolds says he and his bandmates are still relatively anonymous, and he loves it.

Vote For New Music! Fall Out Boy, twenty one pilots, Bleachers, and more!

Heavily suggested songs from twenty one pilots and Fall Out Boy are now available for voting. Get your garage rock fix from Skaters and The Orwells, and our pick of the week: Bleachers, featuring Jack Antonoff of fun.

Vote For New Music! 311, Chevelle, and more!

311, Chevelle, and Sleeper Agent each provide our first tastes of music from their new albums due this spring. Jack White returns with The Dead Weather. And check out our pick of the week: Man Man.

My Chemical Romance release posthumous new song

Check out "Fake Your Death" from the forthcoming My Chemical Romance greatest hits collection 'May Death Never Stop You' out March 25

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 02: Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age performs during Lollapalooza 2013 at Grant Park on August 2, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

VIDEO Josh Homme vs stagecrasher during Feb. 4 St. Petersburg concert

The Queens Of The Stone Age frontman did not take kindly to a rowdy fan interrupting his performance during the encore of last night's Mahaffey Theater show.

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 12:  In this handout photo provided by NBCUniversal, (L-R) The Edge, Adam Clayton, Bono and Larry Mullen, Jr. of U2, accept the award for Best Original Song - Motion Picture for "Ordinary Love" from "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" during the 71st Annual Golden Globe Award at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

Download U2's "Invisible" free and help fight AIDS

Grab "Invisible" from iTunes for free before midnight tonight, and Bank Of America will donate $1 to (RED) for every download.

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