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Like the rest of the world, the rock community was stunned by the horrifying events that took place in Paris, France on Friday night (November 13th), when at least six coordinated terrorist attacks claimed the lives of 129 people, including 89 concertgoers attending a show by...
Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland died on December 3rd at the age of 48. The singer was on tour with his band The Wildabouts in Minnesota when he was found unresponsive on the group's tour bus at around 9:00 p.m. The band's show that evening at the Medina...
2015 brought us a slew of fresh music from a number of established and newer rock and alternative acts including Halestorm, Marilyn Manson, Muse, Modest Mouse, Twenty One Pilots, and more. Here are some of the year's highlights: This Year In Alternative Rock 2015: The Albums 1...
Foo Fighters notched the sixth million-selling album of the band's career this week when its 2009 Greatest Hits collection passed the one million mark to re-enter the Billboard 200 album chart at Number 159. Selling 3,000 copies two weeks ago and jumping to 6,000 copies last...
Taylor Swift may have been the top touring act of 2015 with her 1989 Tour grossing $250.4 million worldwide but it was veteran rock act AC/DC that sold the most tickets this year. The rockers sold 2.31 million tickets to beat Swift's total of 2.27 million. AC/DC did benefit from...
Tributes have continued to pour in from around the rock community for iconic Motorhead frontman Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister , who died on Monday, December 28th, at the age of 70 after a brief struggle with cancer. Metallica , whose members credit Motorhead as one of their band's...
Unreleased music from late singer Scott Weiland may surface next year from two different sources. A side project from the former Stone Temple Pilots frontman called the Wondergirls , which was formed in 1999, is preparing to issue a song called "Massive Heart Attack" that was...
Ian Fraser Kilmister , better known as Lemmy and the founder and frontman of the iconic heavy rock band Motorhead , has passed away at the age of 70. Lemmy, who just celebrated his 70th birthday on Christmas Eve, December 24th, learned two days later on the 26th that he was...
Bleachers , the band started and fronted by Fun. guitarist Jack Antonoff , is apparently back in the studio recording the follow-up to its 2014 debut album Strange Desire . A photo of Antonoff in a recording booth was posted at the band's Facebook page late last week with the...