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Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins will take his side band, Taylor Hawkins & The Coattail Riders , out on a small North American tour next month to promote the arrival of their second album, Red Light Fever . The trek begins in San Diego on April 19th, one day before the...
Saving Abel frontman Jared Weeks has revealed that the title of the band's upcoming sophomore album, Miss America , was influenced by the group's recent trip to the Middle East to perform for U.S. troops stationed in Iraq, Kuwait and Qatar. Weeks explained in a press statement...
The Strokes have finally gotten around to recording their fourth album -- and first in over four years -- but one thing's missing from the current sessions: singer Julian Casablancas . According to Spin.com , Casablancas is staying away from the studio while his bandmates lay...
Although the first new Stone Temple Pilots album in nine years will arrive on May 25th, it wasn't always a foregone conclusion that the reunited group would record fresh material together. Bassist Robert DeLeo told us that getting back on the road in 2008 to play their hits...
Although it was reported this week by Deadline.com that Tom Hanks ' production company, Playtone, was interested in securing the film rights to Green Day 's American Idiot , the director of the stage version has downplayed the news. Michael Mayer , who directed the Bay Area...
Foo Fighters are heading into the studio this September to record a new album, and Dave Grohl reveals that producer Butch Vig is on board -- marking the first time Grohl and Vig worked together since Nirvana 's 1991 Nevermind album. Grohl tells BBC News , "There's something that...
Five Finger Death Punch frontman Ivan Moody was involved in a minor car accident on Monday (March 22nd) but is doing OK. The band Tweeted, "He slid on some black ice and crashed side of the road. He is OK, just banged up." No other details were given, but Moody did post of photo...
Green Day 's 2004 album, American Idiot , has already inspired a Broadway musical, but now there's talk that it will also be turned into a feature film by none other than Tom Hanks . Deadline.com reports Hanks and Playtone -- the production company he heads with partner Gary...
Producer Thomas Tull is considering doing a sequel to the 2008 documentary, It Might Get Loud , and there's already been talk about what artists might get involved. The original flick explored the history of the electric guitar, focusing on the careers and styles of Jimmy Page...