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Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has posted a four-minute video in conjunction with the You Rock Foundation in which he discusses his struggles with depression, homelessness and suicidal feelings, and how he overcame them with the help of music. Taylor says in the clip, "When I...
Volbeat has been talking in interviews lately about getting to work on its next studio album, but don't expect a new disc to surface that quickly, Speaking with SROMaginc.com , drummer Jon Larsen said that the group will take an extended break before hitting the "record" button...
Nickelback's "Edge Of A Revolution" has notched its second straight week at Number One on the rock radio chart, giving the band its eighth chart-topper and its first from the new album, No Fixed Address . Frontman Chad Kroeger told us why the tune is a little more politically...
Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer's memoir, Death Punch'd: Surviving Five Finger Death Punch's Metal Mayhem , has hit the Top 10 on the New York Times Celebrities Best Sellers list. Spencer said in a statement, "I’ve received dozens of messages sharing how my story...
Slipknot guitarist Jim Root has defended the band against accusations that they did not do everything they could to stop bassist Paul Gray from dying as a result of a drug overdose. Gray's widow, Brenna Gray, testified in the involuntary manslaughter trial of the doctor who...
Godsmack frontman Sully Erna has announced that he will play a series of solo gigs this December. According to Blabbermouth , the trek will kick off on December 3rd in Verona, New York and wind down on the 14th in Boston, Massachusetts. Public on-sales for all the dates start...
Jack White will participate in an academic symposium on the history of the legendary label Paramount Records at Battell Chapel on the campus of Yale University. White and several other panelists will “present an evening of musical exploration and conversation, unpacking the...
Weezer reached out to their fans for advice on Tuesday (October 21st), asking in a Facebook poll, "How much do you think each of these three songs would help Weezer's career if released as the next single?" The three tracks -- "Ain't Got Nobody," "Da Vinci" and "Go Away" -- are...
Metallica will perform live at this year's BlizzCon gaming convention in Anaheim, California. The performance will take place during the convention's closing ceremony on Saturday, November 8th. BlizzCon is a celebration of the global player communities surrounding Blizzard...