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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...
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...
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...
A tweet from Alice In Chains singer William DuVall in which he recalled being detained outside his own home in West Hollywood, California by police officers led to concern for his safety following the recent incidents involving the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of...
Asking Alexandria is teaming up with BitTorrent Bundle to release L ive From Brixton and Beyond on Monday, December 15th, the same day it will be available in stores and online in the band’s webstore. The two-disc live concert DVD features the full set from the band’s sold-out...
Today (Monday, December 8th) marks the 10-year anniversary of the death of Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott. Abbott, one of the most beloved and respected musicians in hard rock, was shot onstage during a Damageplan concert on this date in 2004 at the...