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Although Slipknot has yet to reveal the name of its new drummer, it's widely believed that Jay Weinberg, son of Bruce Springsteen's longtime drummer Max Weinberg, has got the gig. That theory gained a lot more credence last week -- but perhaps not in the way that Slipknot or...
Foo Fighters came to Richmond, Virginia last Wednesday night (September 17th) and played a crowdfunded concert at a 1,500-person venue called the National, with frontman Dave Grohl taking a moment during the 23-song set to pay tribute to local artist and late Gwar leader Dave...
Evanescence singer Amy Lee told a Las Vegas radio station how becoming a mother has affected her, explaining, "(Motherhood) changes you completely. I have never felt like this before. It's sort of like it shifted my perspective on the whole world. As soon as he came out, (I was...
A long-in-the-works documentary on the late jazz bassist Jaco Pastorius that has been produced by Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo will finally have its world premiere on October 6th at the Mill Valley Film Festival , where all four members of Metallica will be honored as...
Linkin Park will play a rare small venue show on October 24th when the band takes over the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles as part of the celebration of Guitar Center's 50th anniversary. Fans who can't get in will be able to watch the show on an episode of Guitar Center Sessions...
German electronic duo Milky Chance has issued a video for "Flashed Junk Mind," the next song to emerge from the pair's debut album, Sadnecessary. Current single "Stolen Dance" is Number One this week at modern rock radio. With the album set for release on October 14th, Milky...
Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas ' new solo album with his backing band The Voidz , Tyranny , is streaming in its entirety online. The disc arrives on Tuesday (September 23rd) and follows up Casablancas' 2009 effort, Phrazes For The Young . As for the Strokes, Casablancas...
Trapt is streaming its entire new album, The Acoustic Collection , online ahead of its Tuesday (September 23rd) release. The disc includes unplugged versions of the band's biggest hits, including "Headstrong," " Echo," "Waiting" and "Who’s Going Home With You Tonight?" Frontman...
Seether frontman Shaun Morgan told Alternative Nation in a new interview that he would jump at the chance to jam with the surviving members of Nirvana if he could. Morgan explained, "It would be something that I would love to do, but it’s not something that anyone has ever asked...