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Photo by Scott Legato | Getty Images Metallica frontman James Hetfield was asked in an interview with Detroit radio station WRIF if he would ever consider doing a side or solo project outside of the band. Hetfield replied, "Metallica's pretty much my side project. I get to do...
Photo by Tim Mosenfelder | Getty Images Korn has canceled its performance at the Alternative Press Music Awards the day before the show is set to take place. In a statement posted at its social media accounts, the band wrote, “Due to unforeseen circumstances, we are unable to...
Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic | Getty Images Friday (July 14th) marked the 20th anniversary of the first show ever by the White Stripes , with the duo's debut gig taking place on July 14th, 1997 during open-mic night at the now-defunct Gold Dollar in Detroit. Frontman Jack...
Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage | Getty Images A documentary about the musical movement that came out of Seattle and came to be known as "grunge" is getting its first release on Blu-ray and an updated DVD reissue 20 years after its release. The movie, called Hype! , was directed...
Photo by Dave J Hogan | Getty Images Green Day singer/guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong has teamed up with Rancid frontman Tim Armstrong -- no relation -- to launch a new punk supergroup called The Armstrongs . Billie Joe's son Joey Armstrong , who played in the punk band SWMRS,...
Photo by Mark Sagliocco/WireImage | Getty Images Smashing Pumpkins frontman and founder Billy Corgan is partnering with online music gear marketplace Reverb to sell equipment he used to record and tour behind several Smashing Pumpkins albums. Corgan plans to list over 100 items...
Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage | Getty Images Kid Rock has confirmed that he is running for the U.S. Senate seat in Michigan currently held by Democrat Debbie Stabenow . Rock announced his run on Wednesday (July 12th) with a new campaign website, although the revelation was met...
Photo by Andrew Chin/FilmMagic | Getty Images Nine Inch Nails will release a new five-song EP titled Add Violence on Friday, July 21st. The outfit, which consists primarily of founder Trent Reznor and longtime collaborator Atticus Ross , have issued the first track from the set...
Photo by Gabriel Grams | Getty Images Metallica and Linkin Park are two of the major rock acts who have continued to sell albums according to mid-year charts released by Nielsen, which tracks music sales through its SoundScan retail software. Metallica topped two of the sales...