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Jack White has introduced a new virtual reality app called "Third-D." The app, which White designed with tech company Jaunt, allows users with a five-or-six-inch Android phone and Google Cardboard headsets to watch the ex- White Stripes frontman perform as though they were...
Smashing Pumpkins main man Billy Corgan said in a new interview that bands who continue to play nothing but their "hits" without releasing new music are committing "slow-motion suicide." With a new Pumpkins album called Monuments To An Elegy out this week, Corgan said, " America...
Lorde revealed in a new interview with British newspaper supplement Stella that one of her hobbies is a slightly less unpleasant form of dumpster diving. Every year in her native New Zealand, theres a reuse/recycling initiative in which everyone gets rid of old items like...
U2 sold out nearly every show on its recently announced Innocence And Experience world tour when tickets went on sale Monday (December 8th), with Billboard reporting that approximately 660,000 tickets were sold for a total of 44 shows. That has led the Irish act to add several...
Green Day has revealed that guitarist Jason White is battling tonsil cancer, according to Consequence Of Sound. The band announced the news in a post at its website, but added that the disease was detected fairly early and is treatable, so doctors expect White to make a full and...
Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer was asked in a new interview with JoeDaly.net what direction he thinks the band's sound will take on their next studio effort. Spencer replied, "I'm not sure. We always try to do things a little differently than the time before, but...
Halestorm singer Lzzy Hale told a New Jersey radio station that for the band's upcoming third album, "We totally threw everything that we thought was normal on the last two records away. We didn't do it in L.A.; we ended up doing it in Nashville." Hale added, however, "Everybody...
James Niggemeyer, the Columbus, Ohio police officer widely credited for saving lives in December 2004 when he entered a local nightclub and killed a crazed gunman who murdered former Pantera guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott and three other people -- told the Columbus Dispatch...
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo told LA Weekly that the documentary he's producing about the late, pioneering electric bass player Jaco Pastorius has already cost him a lot of money out of his own pocket. Trujillo revealed, "When you are trying to do it right, it's costly. I'...