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Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan 's debut as a feature film director, Officer Downe , has been picked up for distribution in the U.S. by Magnet Releasing, according to Variety . Based on a graphic novel, the violent sci-fi film follows a police officer who is...
Korn reportedly filmed a new video on Wednesday (September 21st), possibly for the song "A Different World." That track is slated to be the next single from the band's upcoming album The Serenity Of Suffering , following the current Top Five track "Rotting In Vain." "A Different...
Two of the biggest and heaviest rock festivals of the past two decades collide this weekend as San Bernardino, California hosts Ozzfest Meets Knotfest on Saturday (September 24th) and Sunday (September 25th) at the San Manuel Amphitheater and Festival Grounds. Saturday's Ozzfest...
Alter Bridge frontman Myles Kennedy played an acoustic set at Hard Rock Café in Paris, France on September 8th. The singer was in Europe doing promotion for Alter Bridge's new album, The Last Hero , due out October 7th. Guitarist Mark Tremonti was supposed to be there too, but...
Tool drummer Danny Carey will be the guest drummer on NBC-TV's Late Night With Seth Meyer all next week, beginning on Monday, September 26th. Carey will anchor Meyer's 8G Band, a position that has been held in the past by guest drummers like Mastodon ’s Brann Dailor , Primus ’...
Beck is beginning to reissue his catalog on vinyl, beginning on October 28th with 1996's multi-platinum Odelay , 2002’s Sea Change and 2005’s Guero . Odelay was a massive success for the singer-songwriter, featuring hits like "Where It's At" and "Devil's Haircut," while Sea...
Kings Of Leon no longer hate their biggest hit to date, the 2008 single "Sex On Fire" from their fourth album Only By The Night . It was just six years ago that the band members referred to the track as a "piece of s**t" and said they had even considered dropping it from their...
Metallica 's performance this Saturday (September 24th) at the Global Citizen Festival in New York City will be livestreamed on YouTube, along with the rest of the event's lineup. Other artists appearing at the festival, which will take place at the Great Lawn in Manhattan's...
Bring Me The Horizon was forced to cancel a sold-out show scheduled for Tuesday night (September 20th) in Adelaide, Australia. Frontman Oli Sykes ’ throat was apparently infected and inflamed to the point where “he is hardly able to speak, let alone sing.” The band said in a...