Shirley Manson gets ready to sing and type on Garbage Tour

After taking two and half years off from performing, Garbage are desperate to tour again. Really desperate. “We’ll play anywhere: wedding, bar mitzvahs, whatever,” bassist/guitarist Steve Marker said recently. “If anyone is listening and needs an opening band, give us a call,” added guitarist/bassist Duke Erikson. Fortunately, Garbage have since landed their own tour — […]

99X US radio wants you to be Garbage’s tour manager

WNNX “99X”/Atlanta is offering their listeners a job with one of the hottest bands in Modern Rock, Garbage. All week long, the station is giving out tickets to the band’s show in Atlanta on April 14, two days after the release of their new album, Bleed Like Me. The winners are qualified for the grand […]

Billboard ‘W.D.Y.L.M.” review

Garbage comes roaring back to form with “Why Do You Love Me.” The hard’n’fast single is flying up the Modern Rock Tracks chart, where it is the band’s highest-charting title since 1999. Though the group, fronted by the ever-fabulous Shirley Manson, released an album in 2001, none of its singles dented the modern chart. “Why […]

Garbage set Spring tour

Garbage will launch a North American club tour April 8th in Seattle. The spring outing comes in support of their fourth album, Bleed Like Me, due April 12th. Bleed, completed after a near four-month disbanding, features raw, guitar-heavy pop accented by Garbage’s signature electronic effects. Songs include “Bad Boyfriend,” featuring the Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl […]

Garbage new CD ‘Bleed Like Me’ in stores April 12

SANTA MONICA, CA. (Geffen Records) – With their new album BLEED LIKE ME ready to drop April 12, Geffen quartet Garbage is ready to deliver a one-two punch. The band is set to launch a North American headlining club tour beginning April 8 in Seattle (see below for itinerary). Meanwhile, their brand new single “Why […]

‘Why Do You Love Me’ single Australian edition

FMR Australia lists the Australian edition of “Why Do You Love Me” CD single with new tracklist and artwork. “I Just Wanna Have Something To Do” (Ramones cover song for the band tribute album ‘We’re a Happy Family’) replaces “Push It” live in Mexico. 1. Why Do You Love Me 2. Space Can Come Through […]

Garbage has it’s day once again on Modern Chart

At Modern Rock Billboard chart, Garbage lands the Greatest Gainer and Most Airplay Adds trophies for the second straight week with “Why Do You Love Me” which moves 39-20 and earns Airpower status. Garbage picks up its first top 20 Modern Rock hit in over six years as “Why Do You Love Me” climbs 39-20 […]

Garbage buries the hatchet, new album and tour ahead

Four rocky years after the release of the group’s third album, Garbage is returning with new material and a North American club tour. “Bleed Like Me,” the group’s follow-up to 2001’s “Beautiful Garbage,” is due in stores April 11. The outing in support of the new set gets underway April 8 in Seattle, and so […]