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Pearl Jam , Weezer , Nine Inch Nails and others are among the acts supporting a new documentary called Countdown To Zero , according to Spin.com . The film traces the roots and growth of the escalating global nuclear arms crisis, from the development of the original atomic bomb...
Papa Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix dished on the name of his band and several others in a feature at Spin.com titled "Why They're Called . . ." Shaddix said that his own band came up with its name in 1993 when they were "young and dumb" and listening to "lots of bands with funky...
Disturbed is offering a free download of the title track from its new album, Asylum , at the band's official website. The album hits stores on August 31st. Singer David Draiman told us that while there are some similar themes in the title track and other songs on the disc, he...
Korn 's new album, Korn III - Remember Who You Are , is likely to sell between 60,000 and 65,000 copies in its first week of release, according to industry website Hits Daily Double . The estimate was based on one-day sales reports compiled after the record arrived in stores on...
Weezer will release a new, yet-to-be-titled studio album on September 13th, according to an interview with frontman Rivers Cuomo at NewsTimes.com . The record will be released on an independent label that's yet to be named, following the band's departure from Interscope/Geffen...
Rage Against The Machine will play its first hometown show in over a decade when it performs at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles on July 23rd, according to Billboard.com . The gig, which will also feature Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band , is a benefit concert...
The first annual Carnival Of Madness tour, featuring headliners Shinedown along with Chevelle , Puddle Of Mudd , Sevendust and 10 Years , kicks off on Friday (July 16th) in Jacksonville, Florida. Shinedown frontman Brent Smith said in a statement, "I am beyond excited for this...
Apocalyptica will launch a headlining North American tour on August 23rd in Toronto, finishing up on September 12th in Seattle. Japanese act Dir En Grey will be along for the entire trek. Pre-orders and fan club tickets will be available this weekend, while general public ticket...
Metallica has confirmed that a newly added last show on its fall South Pacific tour, on September 22nd in Christchurch, New Zealand, is the last gig the band has booked in support of its 2008 album Death Magnetic . A post at the official Metallica website said, "All of our play...