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P.O.D. released its ninth studio album, The Awakening , on Friday (August 21st). The concept record follows the good and bad choices of a central character, exploring the consequences of his decisions. Bassist Traa (pronounced Trey) Daniels told us that the band doesn't want to...
Deftones have pushed back the projected release date of their eighth studio album from late September to late November, according to Blabbermouth . Frontman Chino Moreno told a New Jersey radio station, "Once the music's turned in -- which should be hopefully in the next couple...
Pop Evil was surprised by Grand Rapids , Michigan Mayor George Heartwell on Friday (August 21st) when he declared it "Pop Evil Day" in honor of what he called the band's "commitment to their fans and to our West Michigan community." The group was honored in their hometown on the...
Disturbed singer David Draiman has weighed in on the recent debate over the state of rock festival tours, telling Harddrive Radio that part of the reason for the poor attendance at this summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival was due to tour organizer Kevin Lyman "having too...
Death Cab For Cutie has issued an apology after the band's Facebook page was hacked on Wednesday (August 19th). According to NME , a series of sexually explicit links and images were posted to the band's official page by the hacker, with many of them apparently animated images...
The wait is over as Disturbed's first new studio album since 2010, Immortalized , arrives in stores on Friday (August 21st). The Chicago-based band made a conscious decision to take a five-year break between albums and tours, with guitarist Dan Donegan telling us that it was the...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl revealed in a new interview with Deadline that he was inundated with offers to direct other TV and film projects following the success of both his 2013 documentary Sound City and the Foos' HBO music documentary series Sonic Highways . Grohl...
Five Finger Death Punch has been in the news a lot lately, both for the upcoming release of a new album and for singer Ivan Moody 's recent domestic problems. But overlooked in all that was the fact that guitarist Jason Hook underwent shoulder surgery last week, no doubt to make...
Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell 's new single, "Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart," has exploded on the radio airwaves, becoming the most added track this week at the active rock, mainstream rock and adult alternative formats. The song is taken from Cornell's fourth solo studio...