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Following this past Tuesday's (March 31st) release of its new album Kintsugi , Death Cab For Cutie showed up on Wednesday's (April 1st) edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live to perform two songs from the new disc, "No Room In Frame" and "Black Sun." The performance featured new touring...
System Of A Down drummer John Dolmayan said in a conference call earlier this week that the band's upcoming concert in Armenia -- the first time System will ever perform in the ancestral country of its members -- means more to the group than making a new album. Dolmayan...
Fun. guitarist and Bleachers frontman Jack Antonoff is a strong proponent of gay rights and marriage equality, so naturally he's an outspoken critic of Indiana's discriminatory new Religious Freedom Restoration Act, But Bleachers still plans to play in Indianapolis on Saturday (...
In an interview published Wednesday (April 1st) at Details.com , former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver singer Scott Weiland was asked if he would ever consider being a judge or a mentor on a show like American Idol or The Voice . Weiland replied, "I don't watch those...
Slipknot had some fun on April Fool's Day by launching a website for the "Slipknot Surrogate Program," through which the band "will start the first round of artificial insemination to generate future band members." A form is provided at the website for potential surrogates to...
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo told Rolling Stone in a new interview that the band is "having a blast" working on songs for its 10th studio album, adding, "We are being productive and having fun." Asked if the new material is in the same vein as 2008's Death Magnetic album,...
Tool has been known for pulling a fast one or two on their fans in the past, and they delivered again this week for April Fool's Day (Wednesday, April 1st). The band pranked its long-suffering followers with a Facebook post blasting the supposed leak of a song from its upcoming...
Rob Zombie has announced that his crowd-funded new horror film, 31, has been picked up for North American distribution by independent company Alchemy. No release date has been established yet for the film, which is currently nearing the end of production. The film's cast...
The next Vault Package in the ongoing subscription series from Jack White's Third Man Records will contain a seven-inch single featuring two previously unreleased White Stripes recordings. The songs are a studio cover of Loretta Lynn's "Rated X" and a live recording of Lynn's "...