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Rise Against frontman Tim McIlrath leads the lineup of a new collection of protest songs called This Concerns Everyone , which is being released by A-F Records on November 18th. The set includes both studio and live recordings from a number of alternative artists, including Tom...
British rock act You Me At Six has offered its services to the NFL to appear as performers at the Super Bowl halftime show after reports surfaced that the organization was asking potential halftime acts Coldplay, Rihanna and Katy Perry if they'd be willing to pay for the...
Foo Fighters have released an extended, three-and-a-half minute trailer for Sonic Highways , the upcoming eight-part HBO documentary that chronicles the making of the band's new album of the same name. The trailer not only offers up quick excerpts of new Foo Fighters music, but...
Rise Against has mapped out its first leg of North American tour dates in support of the band's newly released seventh album, The Black Market . The tour kicks off on August 31st at the Made In America Festival in Los Angeles, combining festival stops and headlining dates before...
Former Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland is not behind bars in a Los Angeles jail, despite a report that he was incarcerated and even confirmation from the Beverly Hill Police Department that he had in fact been arrested. At press time, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's...
Breaking Benjamin has posted a new video at the band's Facebook page in which the group's all-new lineup is revealed. Songwriter and frontman Ben Burnley is the only original member left in the band, which has been inactive for several years while Burnley battled health issues...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and his wife Jordyn Blum have welcomed a third daughter into the world, according to Us magazine. Ophelia Saint Grohl was born on August 1st, but the couple kept the birth quiet except for a single August 8th post on the Facebook page of The...
Nirvana's Krist Novoselic, Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler all made a list of the 10 richest bassists in music published by The Richest . The site did not reveal its sources or how it calculated each individual musician's wealth. The top...
Former My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way said that his first official live shows this coming weekend (August 22nd and 23rd) at the Reading & Leeds Festivals in the U.K. probably won't feature any songs from his old band. Way explained to NME, "There was a moment when I...