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Scott Weiland 's widow, photographer Jamie Wachtel Weiland , is selling the engagement ring she received from her late husband. Jamie wrote at her Facebook page, "This is the ring Scott gave me when he proposed. Eight months into this new chapter of my life, I need to part with...
Prophets Of Rage , the supergroup featuring members of Rage Against The Machine , Public Enemy 's Chuck D and Cypress Hill 's B-Real , will release its debut EP, The Party's Over , on August 26th. The five-song effort will include the previously released "Prophets Of Rage" as...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman and founder Billy Corgan has confirmed in a new video posted on Facebook that he has repaired his friendship with original bassist D'arcy Wretzky , after not speaking for nearly two decades. With drummer Jimmy Chamberlin back in the band since last...
Metallica is the subject of a four-part series on Spotify called Landmark -- Metallica: The Early Years . The documentary is the first of its kind for the streaming service and will debut on Thursday (August 18th), with all four parts premiering at the same time. Each will...
Disturbed guitarist Dan Donegan was asked in a recent interview with Lithium magazine whether the band has a secret formula for keeping their music fresh and interesting. Donegan replied, "Just trust in our gut. Don't second-guess what we do. There's a reason why there's a...
Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis admitted in a new interview with Journal De Montreal that he has been having problems with his knee and will have doctors address the issue this month. Kiedis brought the subject up when asked about the stomach ailment that sidelined...
Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor had another fan thrown out of one of the band's concerts, this time on August 13th at the Concord Pavilion in Concord, California. For reasons that are unclear, Taylor apparently took issue with one particular member of the audience, having him...
For only the second time ever, Weezer were joined on stage by Rivers Cuomo 's father, Frank . His father was a jazz percussionist in the 1960s and assisted in the percussion department during his appearance. They rocked out in Irvine, California and played "Beverly Hills" with...
In 2010, drummer Zac Farro (and his brother Josh ) quit Paramore . The two cited differences with frontwoman Hayley Williams in a nasty public letter -- and Zac made it sound like he'd never, ever work with the singer again. The band moved on without the Farro brothers, though,...