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Five Finger Death Punch has denied rumors that the band is breaking up following an onstage meltdown at the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, Tennessee on Friday night (May 1st). According to multiple reports, the group performed half a dozen songs before the entire band,...
Filmmaker Brett Morgen, director of the new documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck , has revealed that an album collecting previously unheard music from late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's personal tapes will be released this summer. Morgen told Bedford + Bowery , "We’re going...
Hozier revealed to the Guardian that the controversial subject matter of his worldwide chart-topping hit "Take Me To Church" has led angry pastors to write open letters to him. The Irish singer-songwriter has called the song a slam against "institutions that undermine humanity...
Work may finally be progressing a little more consistently on the new Tool album, but meanwhile singer Maynard James Keenan has apparently found the time to complete a new disc from his music-and-cabaret act Puscifer. Keenan told Punchdrink.com that a new Puscifer set is nearing...
Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis , Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne , bassist Duff McKagan and others are among the musicians and celebrities that have joined a campaign this month to make sure bears can still poop in the forest. The campaign, which is actually called “Let...
Stone Sour's Meanwhile In Burbank . . . , a five-song EP featuring covers of songs from Black Sabbath, Metallica, Kiss, Judas Priest and Alice In Chains, can be streamed in its entirety online. The set was released digitally via iTunes on April 28th after being issued as a...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has commented to Rolling Stone on a recent report in which the band's producer, Rob Cavallo, said that Armstrong had five new songs ready for the trio's next record. Armstrong said, "I've got, like, four or five songs right now. I'm gonna...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl paid tribute to Kiss on Wednesday night (April 29th) during the ASCAP Pop Music Awards, where the legendary band was recognized for their influence as songwriters. According to Rolling Stone , Grohl presented founding members Paul Stanley and...
Former Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland has been harshly criticized following several performances on his current tour with his new band The Wildabouts , with one review calling his performance "sluggish" and another stating flat-out that the vocalist "appears to have...