U2's Bono Explains Why Their New Album Is Free

U2 frontman Bono has released a statement regarding the band's decision to offer their new album Songs Of Innocence for free to all iTunes users. "You'll have noticed the album is free to U2.com'ers from the band. It's also free to everyone on iTunes thanks to Apple," the statement, posted on U2.com reads.

Alice Cooper To Release Raise The Dead - Live From Wacken On October 21

Alice Cooper is planning to celebrate this Halloween by releasing a live CD/DVD, Raise the Dead - Live from Wacken. Raise the Dead -- Live from Wacken features 22 live tracks, including covers of Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in the Wall" and the Doors' "My Generation."

Metallica To Release 27 Live Albums

Metallica will release 27 live albums on CD, the band has announced on its official website. "We've been extremely proud to offer virtually every show we've done in the past 10 years as a download within days of the shows happening . . . sometimes even hours!" reads the post. The CDs will sell individually for $19.81, or $417 for the entire 27 disc set.

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