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Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has declared war on pop music. According toBillboard, Corgan stopped by a local morning show this week while on tour in Australia, where he was asked about the state of pop and replied, "To me (pop music) is headed towards a form of...
Kid Rock went hunting, talked guns and took digs at Korn, President Obama and Beyonce in a new interview with Rolling Stone, while praising U.S. troops and Axl Rose. The magazine's reporter spent a day with Rock, whose real name is Bob Ritchie, at his 500-acre Alabama estate,...
HOZIER'S 'TAKE ME TO CHURCH' EXTENDS STREAK ON 'BILLBOARD' ROCK CHART Hozier's current single "Take Me To Church" topped Billboard's "Hot Rock Songs" chart this week for the 19th time, tying it with Lorde's "Royals" for the third-longest stint on the throne. Only "Radioactive"...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan has posted an update on the band's new album at its Facebook page, writing, "I've been making regular trips to L.A. to check on the writing progress of my Tool brethren. Things are progressing nicely. Slowly, but definitely progressing. Nothing...
Original Korn drummer David Silveria is suing his former bandmates, according to TMZ.com. Silveria claims that his 2006 exit from the group was merely a hiatus and that he was rebuffed when he tried to return to the band in 2013. Silveria says he still has ownership interest in...
Royal Blood was named Best British Group at the 2015 BRIT Awards on Wednesday night (February 25th), beating out much bigger contenders like Coldplay, One Direction and Alt-J for the prize. The win capped an extraordinary year for the duo, whose debut album went to Number One on...
Imagine Dragons earned the first Number One album of its career when its sophomore effort, Smoke And Mirrors , debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday (February 26th). The disc sold 195,000 total physical, digital and streaming copies in its first week,...
Metallica has confirmed that it will perform at the 30th anniversary edition of the original Rock In Rio festival in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. The event is set to take place from September 18th to the 27th this year at the City of Rock in Rio. Metallica, which is already...
Marilyn Manson has mapped out a new North American trek that begins on March 28th in British Columbia and will finish up on May 13th in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The second leg of Manson's Hell Not Hallelujah tour comes in support of Manson's ninth studio album, The Pale Emperor...