U2 To Carry On With US Tour, Mulling New York Dates

WENN reports U2 is planning on going ahead with their planned concert dates in the United States despite the terrorist attacks on September 11.

A pal revealed, “Obviously, the New York shows are a huge consideration and there are two ways of looking at the situation. Do we run the risk of being insensitive and go ahead with the New York shows? Or by cancelling are we giving in to terrorism?”

Pearl Jam Comments On Terrorist Attacks Tuesday

Pearl Jam commented on Tuesday’s horrific terrorist attacks on the United States on Tuesday saying, “The members of Pearl Jam, their co-workers and their families all wish to extend their feelings of sorrow and mourning to all of those who have lost family and friends during this terrible week.”

Jimmy Eat World Announce New Single Name

NME reports Jimmy Eat World have changed the name of their new single from ‘Bleed American’ to ‘Bleed’ after the terrorist attacks in the United States on Tuesday. The track’s release was pushed back from October 8 to November 5.

Clear Channel Releases List Of Offending Lyric Songs

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Clear Channel released a list of over 150 songs that they suggest radio stations do not play in wake of the terrorist attacks in the United States on Tuesday. Read on for the full list, which is littered mostly with rock acts, current and classic.

Clear Channels List of
Songs with Questionable Lyrics

ArtistTitle
Drowning Pool“Bodies”
Mudvayne“Death Blooms”
Megadeth“Dread and the Fugitive”
Megadeth“Sweating Bullets”
Saliva“Click Click Boom”
P.O.D.“Boom”
Metallica“Seek and Destroy”
Metallica“Harvester or Sorrow”
Metallica“Enter Sandman”
Metallica“Fade to Black”
All Rage Against The Machine songs
Nine Inch Nails“Head Like a Hole”
Godsmack“Bad Religion”
Tool“Intolerance”
Soundgarden“Blow Up the Outside World”
AC/DC“Shot Down in Flames”
AC/DC“Shoot to Thrill”
AC/DC“Dirty Deeds”
AC/DC“Highway to Hell”
AC/DC“Safe in New York City”
AC/DC“TNT”
AC/DC“Hell’s Bells”
Black Sabbath“War Pigs”
Black Sabbath“Sabbath Bloody Sabbath”
Black Sabbath“Suicide Solution”
Dio“Holy Diver”
Steve Miller“Jet Airliner”
Van Halen“Jump”
Queen“Another One Bites the Dust”
Queen“Killer Queen”
Pat Benatar“Hit Me with Your Best Shot”
Pat Benatar“Love is a Battlefield”
Oingo Boingo“Dead Man’s Party”
REM“It’s the End of the World as We Know It”
Talking Heads“Burning Down the House”
Judas Priest“Some Heads Are Gonna Roll”
Pink Floyd“Run Like Hell”
Pink Floyd“Mother”
Savage Garden“Crash and Burn”
Dave Matthews Band“Crash Into Me”
Bangles“Walk Like an Egyptian”
Pretenders“My City Was Gone”
Alanis Morissette“Ironic”
Barenaked Ladies“Falling for the First Time”
Fuel“Bad Day”
John Parr“St. Elmo’s Fire”
Peter Gabriel“When You’re Falling”
Kansas“Dust in the Wind”
Led Zeppelin“Stairway to Heaven”
The Beatles“A Day in the Life”
The Beatles“Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds”
The Beatles“Ticket To Ride”
The Beatles“Obla Di, Obla Da”
Bob Dylan/Guns N Roses“Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door”
Arthur Brown“Fire”
Blue Oyster Cult“Burnin’ For You”
Paul McCartney and Wings“Live and Let Die”
Jimmy Hendrix“Hey Joe”
Jackson Brown“Doctor My Eyes”
John Mellencamp“Crumbling Down”
John Mellencamp“I’m On Fire”
U2“Sunday Bloody Sunday”
Boston“Smokin”
Billy Joel“Only the Good Die Young”
Barry McGuire“Eve of Destruction”
Steam“Na Na Na Na Hey Hey”
Drifters“On Broadway”
Shelly Fabares“Johnny Angel”
Los Bravos“Black is Black”
Peter and Gordon“I Go To Pieces”
Peter and Gordon“A World Without Love”
Elvis“(You’re the) Devil in Disguise”
Zombies“She’s Not There”
Elton John“Benny & The Jets”
Elton John“Daniel”
Elton John“Rocket Man”
Jerry Lee Lewis“Great Balls of Fire”
Santana“Evil Ways”
Louis Armstrong“What A Wonderful World”
Youngbloods“Get Together”
Ad Libs“The Boy from New York City”
Peter Paul and Mary“Blowin’ in the Wind”
Peter Paul and Mary“Leavin’ on a Jet Plane”
Rolling Stones“Ruby Tuesday”
Simon And Garfunkel“Bridge Over Troubled Water”
Happenings“See You in Septemeber”
Carole King“I Feel the Earth Move”
Yager and Evans“In the Year 2525”
Norman Greenbaum“Spirit in the Sky”
Brooklyn Bridge“Worst That Could Happen”
Three Degrees“When Will I See You Again”
Cat Stevens“Peace Train”
Cat Stevens“Morning Has Broken”
Jan and Dean“Dead Man’s Curve”
Martha & the Vandellas“Nowhere to Run”
Martha and the Vandellas/Van Halen“Dancing in the Streets”
Hollies“He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother”
San CookeHerman Hermits, “Wonder World”
Petula Clark“A Sign of the Times”
Don McLean“American Pie”
J. Frank Wilson“Last Kiss”
Buddy Holly and the Crickets“That’ll Be the Day”
John Lennon“Imagine”
Bobby Darin“Mack the Knife”
The Clash“Rock the Casbah”
Surfaris“Wipeout”
Blood Sweat and Tears“And When I Die”
Dave Clark Five“Bits and Pieces”
Tramps“Disco Inferno”
Paper Lace“The Night Chicago Died”
Frank Sinatra“New York, New York”
Creedence Clearwater Revival“Travelin’ Band”
The Gap Band“You Dropped a Bomb On Me”
Alien Ant Farm“Smooth Criminal”
3 Doors Down“Duck and Run”
The Doors“The End”
Third Eye Blind“Jumper”
Neil Diamond“America”
Lenny Kravitz“Fly Away”
Tom Petty“Free Fallin'”
Bruce Springsteen“I’m On Fire”
Bruce Springsteen“Goin’ Down”
Phil Collins“In the Air Tonight”
Alice in Chains“Rooster”
Alice in Chains“Sea of Sorrow”
Alice in Chains“Down in a Hole”
Alice in Chains“Them Bone”
Beastie Boys“Sure Shot”
Beastie Boys“Sabotage”
The Cult“Fire Woman”
Everclear“Santa Monica”
Filter“Hey Man, Nice Shot”
Foo Fighters“Learn to Fly”
Korn“Falling Away From Me”
Red Hot Chili Peppers“Aeroplane”
Red Hot Chili Peppers“Under the Bridge”
Smashing Pumpkins“Bullet With Butterfly Wings”
System of a Down“Chop Suey!”
Skeeter Davis“End of the World”
Rickey Nelson“Travelin’ Man”
Chi-Lites“Have You Seen Her”
Animals“We Gotta Get Out of This Place”
Fontella Bass“Rescue Me”
Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels“Devil with the Blue Dress”
James Taylor“Fire and Rain”
Edwin Starr/Bruce Springstein“War”
Lynyrd Skynyrd“Tuesday’s Gone”
Limp Bizkit“Break Stuff”
Green Day“Brain Stew”
Temple of the Dog“Say Hello to Heaven”
Sugar Ray“Fly”
Local H“Bound for the Floor”
Slipknot“Left Behind, Wait and Bleed”
Bush“Speed Kills”
311“Down”
Stone Temple Pilots“Big Bang Baby,” Dead and Bloated”
Soundgarden“Fell on Black Days,” Black Hole Sun”
Nina“99 Luft Balloons/99 Red Balloons”

Blink-182 Tom Copes With Terrorist Attacks

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Blink 182’s Tom DeLonge was on MTV’s TRL Special Edition following the tragic terrorist attacks in the United States Tuesday where he shared his thoughts..

Tom revealed, “I’m 25 years old and seen a lot of stuff and you know when are a kid you think a lot of things that don’t affect you that happen in different places and you do not understand — you don’t understand how massive things really are and to think that today in 10 minutes, possibly, possibly, so many people died and lost their lives it makes me want to throw-up. I woke up this morning thinking what will this lead to.”

Stations Pulling Offending Songs

Radio stations are slowly pulling songs from playlists that may offend listeners following the attacks on America on Tuesday. Among those tracks being put on the shelf include Dave Matthews Band’s “When the World Ends” and Drowning Pool’s “Bodies.” Some songs though are receiving additional airplay because of their positive messages, including P.O.D.’s “Alive”, a song with an uplifting message and anthemic feel.

Rage Against The Machine Comments On Terrorist Attacks

Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello posted a message offering is condolences after the terrorist attacks in the United States on Tuesday. RATM Morello states, “Our deepest sympathy and condolences go out to all the people and their families affected by the attacks on Tuesday.”
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