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Another annual edition of the MTV Video Music Awards has come and gone, and once again the alleged awards ceremony is being criticized for a distinct lack of rock acts in the lineup alongside the usual pop freakshow. Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong took to Twitter to...
Tool may not be getting their new album out in 2015, but the band has made more limited edition blankets available. The quilted blankets are stitched together from old Tool T-shirts, each hand-sewn and made of soft fleece on the bottom and 100 percent cotton shirts on top. Three...
Twenty One Pilots is the hottest modern rock outfit around at the moment and the band is one week away from launching a massive headlining North American tour. The trek kicks off on September 8th in Washington D.C. and ends on Halloween (October 31st) in St. Louis. Just about...
Disturbed joined an elite club on Sunday (August 30th) when its new album, Immortalized , became the fifth consecutive studio set by the band to hit Number One on the Billboard 200 album chart -- a feat previously attained only by Metallica and Dave Matthews Band . Disturbed...
Staind and Saint Asonia guitarist Mike Mushok said in a new interview with the Metal Brainiac podcast that he could never imagine recruiting a new singer for Staind if frontman Aaron Lewis continues to devote most of his time to his solo career. Mushok explained, "Staind is so...
The Dead Weather will give their first live performance in five years as the musical guests on the September 14th episode of Late Show With Stephen Colbert . The band's new album, Dodge & Burn , arrives on September 25th, but the group has no plans to tour behind it so the...
Black Keys singer/guitarist Dan Auerbach 's new band The Arcs is now streaming its debut album, Yours, Dreamily , in it entirety on NPR . The disc, which arrives on September 4th, was recorded in two weeks at sessions across Los Angeles, New York and Auerbach's Nashville studio...
Disturbed landed its fifth Number One album in a row on the Billboard album chart on Sunday (August 30th), when its sixth studio effort, Immortalized , entered the chart in the top spot with first-week sales of 98,000 copies. Disturbed is only the third group to score five...
Five Finger Death Punch is streaming its new album, Got Your Six , in its entirety at Pandora.com . The disc is streaming from now until Thursday (September 3rd) at 7:00 p.m. ET. The album arrives on Friday (September 4th) and follows up the 2013 double disc release The Wrong...