Muse’s ‘Survival’ has been chosen as the official theme for the 2012 Olympics. The song has already debuted worldwide. And now, audiences finally get to see the video for the songs as it too has officialy debuted.
The video for ‘Survival’ is a montage of some of the greatest moments from Olympic history, dating back to its earliest modern days. the throbbing beats anc chants of the song are accompanied both by the highs of victory and the lows of defeat throughout Olympic history. Audiences can check out the video now on Youtube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=66molzUEkWI&feature=youtu.be.
The brand new album from punk rockers, The Offspring hits stores tomorrow, June 26th. In celebration of the release of its new album, the band will be on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! tonight. The band will perform the lead single/title track from its new album, “Days Go By.”
Fans can expect more mix of sounds from the band on “Days Go By.” There’s a reggae-esque piece in ‘OC Guns’, and even a touch of mariachi music in ‘Cruising California (Bumpin’ in My Trunk).’ And for fans who are really wanting something different, there’s some speed punk death metal in ‘Dividing By Zero’ and ‘Slim Pickens Does the Right Thing and Rides the Bomb to Hell.’
The Cult has a lot of reason to be very happy today. The band’s new album has debuted at #34 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. That’s only part of the good news for the band. The album has taken off all over the place. It has debuted at #3 on Billboard’s Hard Rock chart, #15 on the Rock chart, and #7 on the Indie Albums chart.
The album’s making waves both in Canada and overseas, too. The album debuted at #15 in Canada, and at #20 on the UK’s charts.
The band kicked off its world tour in support of the album May 25th alongside Against Me! and The Icarus Line. The band will perform at the Congress Theatre in Chicago, Illinois tonight before heading back up north to Canada tomorrow and back down to Pittsburgh Sunday night.