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Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan spoke with Metal Hammer magazine about singer Corey Taylor 's recent surgery for spine and neck injuries, which forced the band to push back the beginning of it summer North American tour with Marilyn Manson by two weeks. Crahan said...
Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker unleashed a tirade online against a YouTube "star" who mocked Barker's 10-year-old daughter and her Instagram posts. The YouTube user, RiceGum -- who has over two million subscribers on the video streaming service -- reportedly published a video...
Bastille has released "Good Grief," the first single and opening track from the British act's upcoming new album, Wild World . The song premiered on Thursday (June 16th) around the U.S. as well as on BBC Radio One in the U.K. "Good Grief" can be purchased now on iTunes and...
Red Hot Chili Peppers release their 11th studio album, titled The Getaway , on Friday (June 17th). The follow-up to 2011's I'm With You is its first with producer Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton , who took over after the group's 25-year, six-album run with Rick Rubin . Burton had a...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo stars in a new Funny Or Die video that pokes fun at a pre-order package for the band's current "White Album" that was offered last January. For $25,000, one lucky fan was allegedly able to purchase the ultimate "Weezer Experience Bundle,” which...
Rage Against The Machine and Prophets Of Rage guitarist Tom Morello will headline a series of shows this summer to protest the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, which was signed earlier this year and which Morello opposes. According to Loudwire , the tour will kick off...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield has confirmed that the band has completed recording its long-awaited 10th studio album for a late 2016 release. Speaking with NBC Sports recently before Game Four of the Stanley Cup Final in San Jose, Hetfield explained, "We're mixing it now, so...
Nine Inch Nails main man Trent Reznor and Sixx A.M. founder Nikki Sixx have both criticized YouTube in recent days over its royalty payments to artists for streaming their videos, which is considered not as satisfactory or fair as those of Apple Music and Spotify. Reznor, who is...
Former Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison has revealed that he has been fighting transverse myelitis, an inflammatory disorder that temporarily robbed him of the ability to play drums. Jordison and the members of Slipknot have been silent and evasive about the reasons for his...