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Halestorm singer Lzzy Hale said in a new interview that the band didn’t set out to make a lighter album with Into The Wild Life -- even though it worked out that way. Hale explained to May The Rock Be With You , "When we were talking about making songs heavier, it didn’t...
Bullet For My Valentine has posted a teaser online for its fifth studio album, tentatively due out in August. Frontman Matt Tuck told Metal Hammer about the band's approach this time, "What we really wanted to capture was the feeling of that excitement, that angst and that anger...
Ex-Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland said in a new interview that his out-of-tune, almost unlistenable vocal performance of the STP song "Vasoline" during a show in Corpus Christi, Texas with his band The Wildabouts was the result of equipment problems during the gig. He...
Florence + The Machine singer Florence Welch has spoken out about her battle with alcoholism and depression during the making of her upcoming third album. Speaking with the Sunday Times , Welch said that during a year-long break from music, she went through a "chaotic" and "...
Slipknot guitarist Jim Root told the Des Moines Register in a new interview that he's ready for the band to make its sixth studio album and has already written music for him. Root explained, "We haven’t been able to do two albums back to back since our first one and Iowa . We’re...
Volbeat was forced to cancel its Sunday night (May 3rd) show in Calgary, Canada, after a building engineer determined the Calgary Stampede Corral’s infrastructure was not strong enough to support the bands’ production requirements. Volbeat wrote at its Facebook page, "In order...
Monday night (May 4th) saw the HBO premiere of Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck , the new documentary about the late Nirvana frontman compiled largely from Cobain's archive of home movies, artwork and audio tapes. Even though the film doesn't delve into the details of Cobain's April...
Coldplay has donated 10,000 British pounds -- or just over $15,000 in U.S. dollars -- to a quadruple amputee who lost his limbs from a deadly infection. According to the BBC, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin personally emailed the man, Alex Lewis, writing, "I was very moved by...
The third annual " Metallica Day " was held at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Saturday (May 2nd) as part of the day's game between the San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. As with the previous two editions of the event, drummer Lars Ulrich threw out the...