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Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich said in a new interview with StarTribune.com that the songs on the band's upcoming album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruc t, are "a little leaner and shorter than the last go-round." Ulrich explained, "I don't know if I have enough distance from it yet...
Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor revealed in a new interview with Alternative Press that the masked shock-rockers almost decided to split up after releasing their first major label album as a way of screwing over the music industry. Taylor explained, "That was one of those ideas...
Of Mice And Men frontman Austin Carlile suffered a collapsed lung during the band’s set in Denver earlier this month but still finished the show, according to Rolling Stone . Carlile told the magazine, "I couldn't breathe right and I was gasping. I managed to do the rest of the...
Kings Of Leon have confirmed that they will release their seventh studio album, titled Walls , on October 14th. The disc is the band's first in three years and followed an intense period of soul-searching after the lukewarm response to 2013's Mechanical Bull . Frontman Caleb...
Pearl Jam fans were treated to a wild night on Monday (August 22nd) during the band's show at Wrigley Field in Chicago. In addition to a massive 36-song set, the crowd was treated to the sight of Chicago Bulls legend Dennis Rodman walking onstage during “Black, Red, Yellow" and...
Lorde has given fans an update on the progress of her second album, which will follow up her 2013 breakthrough debut Pure Heroine . Asked by a somewhat snarky fan on Instagram, “Do you think we will ever get another album or should we just give up on you as an artist?" Lorde...
Nickelback is currently at work on its ninth studio album but has found time to release a cover of Don Henley 's 1982 hit "Dirty Laundry." The track was originally recorded during the sessions for the Canadian act's 2014 effort, No Fixed Address . Although they didn't do...
Slipknot singer Corey Taylor says he'll keep smacking mobile phones out of people's hands at concerts if they're not paying attention to the show. Taylor made headlines earlier in the summer when he slapped a phone out of the hand of a texting fan in the front row at a Slipknot...
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett told Minneapolis radio station 93X that he is staying away from reading comments online about the band's new single, "Hardwired." Hammett explained, "As soon as I go on to my computer and turn it on, and think to myself, 'Should I read what other...