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Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready welcomed his recent Mad Season collaborators, Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan and Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin , to his 14th annual "Flight To Mars" benefit concerts over the weekend, held at the Showbox in Seattle. Proceeds from...
Rob Zombie told Loudwire in a new interview that he's been struggling to get the Motion Picture Association of America's (MPAA) ratings board to give his new movie 31 an R rating. Zombie explained, "You’re editing content for adults. One adult is telling another adult, ‘I think...
The Strumbellas will team up this fall with Cold War Kids for a tour that kicks off on September 26th in Flagstaff, Arizona. Just three dates have been announced so far, with more to follow. The trek will follow a summer run consisting of festival appearances and headlining gigs...
Red Hot Chili Peppers returned to the live stage for the first time since singer Anthony Kiedis was hospitalized last week for an intestinal ailment, closing out the Rock On The Range festival in Columbus, Ohio on Sunday night (May 22nd). The band delivered a 15-song set that...
Radiohead kicked off the world tour in support of its new album A Moon Shaped Pool with two shows in Amsterdam on Friday and Saturday (May 21st and 22nd) that both kicked off with five songs from the new disc and saw the band swap out 10 songs between the two night's shows...
A warrant was issued on Friday (May 20th) for the arrest of Puddle Of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin after he failed to show up for a hearing before a judge in a Los Angeles courtroom. In fact, neither Scantlin nor his attorney made it to court for the scheduled proceedings. According...
Stone Temple Pilots guitarist Dean DeLeo and bassist Robert DeLeo spoke with Rolling Stone on Friday (May 20th) about the progress of their search for a new lead singer, which began with open auditions in February and has continued recently with a smaller series of private...
Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis said in a new interview with ET Canada that he "feels good" a week after he was hospitalized with intestinal flu, forcing the group to cancel two California concerts. The 53-year-old singer said, "It was a painful and sad thing to...
Avenged Sevenfold and Alice In Chains lead the more than 35 bands announced for the debut Houston Open Air , set to take place September 24th and 25th at NRG Park in Houston. The lineup also includes Chevelle , Deftones , Alter Bridge , Anthrax , Pierce The Veil , Of Mice &...