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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'...
New albums arrive in stores on Tuesday (December 9th) from Blink-182 offshoot Angels & Airwaves as well as the Smashing Pumpkins. The Angels & Airwaves album, called The Dream Walker, is a concept album that's the first part of a multi-media presentation that also...
On Friday, December 5th, the top-nominated artists for the 57th Grammy Awards were announced. The first four nominations were first announced on CBS This Morning , with the rest rolled out throughout the rest of the day. Jack White led all rock artists with four nominations,...
Coldplay released its latest album, Ghost Stories , just seven months ago, but frontman Chris Martin said that the band is already at work on its seventh studio effort -- and hinted that it could mark the end of an era for the British band. Martin told BBC Radio One that t he...
A day after a report surfaced claiming that Courtney Love was cut out of HBO’s upcoming documentary on Kurt Cobain , set to air in 2015, the director said that Love “never asked” to be involved artistically. Director Brett Morgen said in a statement, "Courtney Love first came to...