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Slipknot has only just started its Summer's Last Stand tour and the band is already confirming new shows for October, which will lead up to the band's big three-day Knotfest blowout. The newly announced dates will kick off on October 13th in Bismarck, North Dakota and run...
Disturbed frontman David Draiman says that as much as 95 percent of the music he's written for the band has been created while he was high. Speaking with Revolver , Draiman revealed that the new song "Fire It Up," which opens with the sound of a bong hit, was inspired by the...
Teenage Time Killers , the metal / punk supergroup led by Corrosion of Conformity ’s Reed Mullin with Mick Murphy of Birds of Satan on guitar, and featuring contributions from Dave Grohl and Pat Smear of Foo Fighters , Corey Taylor of Slipknot , members of Lamb Of God , Matt...
Rumors have swirled around Kurt Cobain ’s death since he passed away in 1994. One of the most vocal conspiracy theorists is Richard Lee , who recently sent Alternative Nation several documents pertaining to a lawsuit he filed to gain access to extant documents in Seattle...
Despite their two-decade long career, Weezer has never been one to call in a rock video. The latest entry in their catalog, “Go Away,” is no exception. The new tongue-firmly-in-cheek video features frontman Rivers Cuomo doing his best to win over Best Coast ’s Bethany Cosentino...
After leaving Alice in Chains and struggling with drug addiction, frontman Layne Staley had an opportunity to become lead singer of the band that became Audioslave , according to Alternative Nation . The discovery was made after the publication connected with Staley’s friend...
The release date of Five Finger Death Punch ’s sixth album, Got Your Six , has been pushed back to September 4 from the previously announced August 28. Prospect Park in North America and Eleven Seven Music outside of North America is releasing Got Your Six . Pre-orders and...
Avenged Sevenfold has parted ways with drummer Arin Ilejay after four years. The group issued a statement saying, "We are writing this to inform you all that we will be moving forward without Arin Ilejay as our drummer. Arin has been nothing but a positive energy and monster...
Disturbed has released a lyric video for the title track to its sixth studio album, Immortalized . The CD is headed for an August 21st release and singer David Draiman gave us his thoughts on the title: " Immortalized is hopefully what music does for everyone, in terms of...