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Kings Of Leon have begun work on their fifth studio album, according to posts on Twitter from drummer Nathan Followill . First tweeting on Monday (April 5th), Followill wrote that he was "beaming with excitement and a hangover at the same time," adding that the first day of work...
The Almost frontman Aaron Gillespie is closing the door on another facet of his musical career with the news that he is stepping away from Underoath , the Christian heavy rock band he has played drums for since the late Nineties, at the end of their current European tour. A...
Shinedown will post an acoustic session recorded specially for iTunes at the online music store on Tuesday (April 6th). The set includes unplugged versions of eight Shinedown tracks, including "The Crow and the Butterfly," "Breaking Inside," "The Sound Of Madness," "Second...
Velvet Revolver and ex- Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash releases his first official solo album on Tuesday (April 6th). The self-titled effort features a different guest vocalist on every track, including Ozzy Osbourne , Fergie , Chris Cornell , Kid Rock , Myles Kennedy , Iggy Pop...
Confirming what has been the worst-kept secret in the music business for several weeks, Soundgarden has announced that it will appear at this summer's Lollapalooza festival in Chicago. A post at the band's official website said, "Soundgarden will be one of the headliners at this...
Adelitas Way has announced that they will open for Puddle Of Mudd on a string of tour dates beginning on April 27th in Jackson, Mississippi and extending to June 4th, when they finish up in Nashville. Adelitas Way has spent the last couple of months on the road with acts like...
A new Billboard article examines the relationship between Stone Temple Pilots and the band's label, Atlantic Records, which was strained last year by legal action over the release of future albums by the group. After the group reunited in 2008, singer Scott Weiland said it was a...
The 30th anniversary of R.E.M. will be celebrated this month with a batch of events in the band's hometown of Athens, Georgia. On tap this coming week is a film retrospective, along with a tour and tribute concert. Next Monday (April 5th) marks the 30th Anniversary of R.E.M.'s...
Sales for music-based video games, including titles focused on Metallica , Van Halen and the Beatles , took a dive in 2009 and show no immediate signs of reviving, according to The Wrap . While overall video game sales were off, industry analyst The NPD Group reported that sales...