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Music icon Prince died on Thursday (April 21st) at the age of 57. News of his death was first reported by TMZ after his body was found at his Paisley Park home in Chanhassen, Minnesota. His publicist confirmed the news in a statement which read, "It is with profound sadness that...
Muse has set a new record, playing to the largest crowd that the O2 arena in London has ever seen as part of the trio's current Drones world tour. Thanks to the seating capacity and the band's "in the round" staging, they were able to play on Friday, April 15th to a crowd of 21,...
The guitar that Kurt Cobain allegedly played on Nirvana ’s final U.S. tour is up for auction, according to Diffuser . Bidding on the black-and-white Fender Stratocaster opened at $85,000, but the axe is expected to go for as much as $170,000. Bidding closes on May 20th, with the...
Twenty One Pilots have debuted a new music video for the song “Heavydirtysoul.” The track is the latest to get the video treatment from the duo’s current studio album, Blurryface , following the chart-topping Modern Rock singles "Stressed Out" and "Ride." Frontman Tyler Joseph...
Tool 's webmaster has shed more light on the creative process behind the band's long-awaited new studio album, its first in what will eventually be more than a decade. The webmaster, Blair McKenzie Blake , is close to the band and has been allowed to hear some of the music the...
Pearl Jam canceled this Wednesday's (April 20th) concert in Raleigh, North Carolina in protest of the state's new anti-LGBT law, known officially as HB2 or the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act. In a statement on the band’s website, the band said, "The HB2 law that was...
Jack White , never one to shy away from side projects, has invested in a baseball bat company. He teamed up with Detroit Tigers ' second baseman Ian Kinsler as partners and co-investors in Warstic, an independent sporting goods company. Warstic designs wood and metal bats, gear...
Rockers Alter Bridge recently started recording and putting together work for a follow-up to their 2013 album Fortress . The as-yet-untitled work would be their fifth, and will be produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette , Blabbermouth.net reports. In an interview with myglobalmind...
As the official ambassadors of Record Store Day 2016, Metallica performed a special in-store set at Rasputin Music in Berkeley, CA on April 16th. The band recently released deluxe edition remastered box sets for Kill 'Em All and Ride the Lightning , and their performance...