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Slipknot is working with Zippo to design a collection of exclusive Zippo lighters that will be made available to fans during the band's upcoming "Summer's Last Stand" U.S. tour. Frontman Corey Taylor said, "I think Slipknot fans will be into this, as far as us working with Zippo...
Jack White and Jay Z are apparently making personal phone calls to Tidal subscribers to thank them for using the new streaming service. Artists who use the high-priced service launched by Jay and other wealthy artist-owners earlier this month have access to statistics about how...
Foo Fighters played a nine-song set for a crowd of 150 fans inside the Record Connection, a tiny store in Niles, Ohio, on Saturday (April 18th) to commemorate Record Store Day. Frontman Dave Grohl told the audience, "I know we’re in a strip mall, (but) let’s pretend this is a...
Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford is working on a new and very different project -- a hip-hop endeavor with rapper and producer 88-Keys. Mumford told NME, “I’ve been getting into [hip hop] again recently. I’ve been hanging out with an amazing guy called 88-Keys to learn...
Green Day played a surprise show last Thursday evening (April 16th) at the House of Blues in Cleveland, just prior to the band's Saturday night (April 18th) induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. According to Consequence Of Sound, the punk trio's first U.S. show in two...
It's been nearly seven years since Metallica last released an album, and while the band is now writing material for its next studio effort, guitarist Kirk Hammett admitted to something that may have slowed down the process a bit. Hammett said on "The Jasta Show" podcast, "I put...
Godsmack has released a music video for the song "Something Different," the latest single off the band's current album, 1000 Horsepower. Singer Sully Erna told us that the song's lyrics were inspired by his thoughts on relationships: "You know, most people in relationships don't...
Deftones and Incubus are teaming up for a co-headlining summer tour. The trek begins on July 22nd in Clarkston, Michigan and will wind down on August 30th in San Diego. The opening acts will be Death From Above 1979 and the Bots. Tickets for most dates will go on sale next...
With their new album called Drones, British rock trio Muse hopes to actually fly drones over the heads of their audience during the band's live shows in support of the record. Frontman Matt Bellamy told a Los Angeles radio station, "We always like to use the modern technology in...