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Royal Blood had to postpone three U.K. shows this week after frontman Mike Kerr contracted tonsillitis. A statement issued by the promoter said, "Mike has been diagnosed with severe tonsillitis and further to medical advice is not well enough to perform." The duo appeared on...
Soundgarden has issued a previously unreleased track called "Twin Tower" online. The song is taken from the Seattle band's long-awaited three-CD rarities collection, Echo Of Miles: Scattered Tracks Across The Path, due out November 24th. The set features original B-sides, cover...
Shinedown has just notched its fourth gold album in a row -- indicating sales of more than 500,000 copies -- for 2012's Amaryllis, the Florida-based group's fourth studio effort. All four Shinedown albums are now either gold or platinum, with the latter certification awarded for...
Footage of Metallica's entire performance at this year's BlizzCon gaming convention is now online. The performance took place during the event's closing ceremony on Saturday (November 8th) in Anaheim, California. BlizzCon is a celebration of the global player communities...
New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde celebrated her 18th birthday on Friday (November 7th), meaning that the "Royals" sensation is now legally able to vote, buy alcohol and make out a will. To celebrate the occasion last week, she released a video for "Yellow Flicker Beat," her...
Marilyn Manson has set January 19th, 2015 as the release date for his new album, titled The Pale Emperor. The disc will be issued on Manson's own Hell, Etc. label through Cooking Vinyl. Tracks include "Killing Strangers," "Deep Six," "Warship My Wreck" and more. The Pale Emperor...
Foo Fighters' eighth studio album, Sonic Highways, arrives at last on Monday (November 10th) after one of the most publicized lead-ups in recent music history. As reported previously, the band traveled to eight major American cities to record one track in each location, often in...
Soundgarden has released a sneak peek of its eagerly anticipated three-CD rarities collection Echo Of Miles: Scattered Tracks Across the Path, which is scheduled to drop November 24th. The newly released song is a cover of Sly & The Family Stone’s "Thank You (Falettinme Be...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield's award-winning custom-built car, the Black Pearl, will make an appearance at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month. Constructed by Hetfield and world-famous custom car builder Rick Dore, the Black Pearl has been touring auto shows around...