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Soundgarden has already released a deluxe 20th anniversary reissue of its 1994 album Superunknown this year and has a three-CD collection of B-sides and rarities called Echo Of Miles on tap for next week. But the band isn't done restoring its old catalog yet. Guitarist Kim...
The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas said that the band will record some new music in 2015 ‘if the vibe is right.’ In an interview with NME, Casablancas also discussed his new band The Voidz, who is launching a European tour with on December 7th in London. So what kind of a...
Foo Fighters have confirmed the details of the band's biggest North American tour ever, in support of their ambitious new album Sonic Highways. The band will hit arenas, amphitheaters and stadiums in the summer and fall of 2015, beginning with the already announced 20th...
In an interview on the Nerdist Podcast earlier this month, Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor blasted the Grammy Awards despite Slipknot winning Best Metal Performance nearly a decade ago. Taylor said about the victory, "I’m convinced that’s the reason we won is...
Godsmack singer Sully Erna said in an interview with a Boston radio station that the band's new single, "Something Different," is a "really special song, it's really unique, definitely branching out from what we usually do, and a little bit more on the commercial side of things...
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are supporting the publication of a new book called Red Hot Chili Peppers: Fandemonium, which is described as "a fan appreciation book from the band that puts the emphasis where it should be -- on the fans. A vivid montage of words from the band members...
Rise Against singer Tim McIlrath, a longtime animal rights activist, has released a new public service announcement in conjunction with PETA2 (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) calling for the boycott of circuses and marine animal parks. McIlrath calls out SeaWorld...
Smashing Pumpkins have recruited Rage Against The Machine drummer Brad Wilk and Killers bassist Mark Stoermer for a string of upcoming dates in support of their new album, Monuments To An Elegy, due out December 9th. Frontman Billy Corgan said, "We're absolutely thrilled and...
U2 reportedly plans to release another version of Songs Of Innocence with 11 accompanying videos -- one for each track on the album. This will not, however, be a free version dumped into your iTunes account but will go on sale at iTunes on December 9th. The band will not appear...