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Godsmack canceled its headlining performance at the Mount Airy, Pennsylvania date of the Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival tour on Saturday night (August 23rd), citing "unforeseen production/technical issues." According to Loudwire , the band wrote at its Facebook page that "none...
Slipknot has revealed the dates and venues for the band's first major tour in support of its new album, .5: The Gray Chapter . Following the band's two-day Knotfest event in late October, the masked rockers will hit the road for a North American trek that begins on October 29th...
Papa Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix told Kerrang! magazine in a new interview that the band's upcoming album, F.E.A.R. (Face Everything And Rise) , is "probably the most positive record we've written," adding, "There's obviously been an element of hope within the despair of the...
The man who was arrested a month ago by Los Angeles police and claimed to be Scott Weiland said he played in a Stone Temple Pilots cover band, according to Consequence Of Sound . Jason Michael Hurley, who arrested for possession of methamphetamine and theft after attempting to...
Slipknot has released "The Devil In I," the first official single from the band's upcoming fifth album. It follows "The Negative One," which was issued earlier this month. "The Devil In I" is more melodic and features cleaner vocals from frontman Corey Taylor, who told us what...
Just months after releasing their first EP, Out Of The Black , British bass-and-drums duo Royal Blood unleash their self-titled full-length debut on Monday (August 25th). Bassist and singer Mike Kerr told us that he and drummer Ben Thatcher didn't want to stray too far on the...
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...