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Hozier revealed to the Guardian that the controversial subject matter of his worldwide chart-topping hit "Take Me To Church" has led angry pastors to write open letters to him. The Irish singer-songwriter has called the song a slam against "institutions that undermine humanity...
Work may finally be progressing a little more consistently on the new Tool album, but meanwhile singer Maynard James Keenan has apparently found the time to complete a new disc from his music-and-cabaret act Puscifer. Keenan told Punchdrink.com that a new Puscifer set is nearing...
Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis , Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne , bassist Duff McKagan and others are among the musicians and celebrities that have joined a campaign this month to make sure bears can still poop in the forest. The campaign, which is actually called “Let...
Stone Sour's Meanwhile In Burbank . . . , a five-song EP featuring covers of songs from Black Sabbath, Metallica, Kiss, Judas Priest and Alice In Chains, can be streamed in its entirety online. The set was released digitally via iTunes on April 28th after being issued as a...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has commented to Rolling Stone on a recent report in which the band's producer, Rob Cavallo, said that Armstrong had five new songs ready for the trio's next record. Armstrong said, "I've got, like, four or five songs right now. I'm gonna...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl paid tribute to Kiss on Wednesday night (April 29th) during the ASCAP Pop Music Awards, where the legendary band was recognized for their influence as songwriters. According to Rolling Stone , Grohl presented founding members Paul Stanley and...
Former Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland has been harshly criticized following several performances on his current tour with his new band The Wildabouts , with one review calling his performance "sluggish" and another stating flat-out that the vocalist "appears to have...
Volbeat frontman Michael Poulsen told a Seattle radio station that the band is in "the writing process right now" for the follow-up to 2013's Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies , explaining, "We are in the writing process right now. I'm writing every day, using a lot of hours...
Two Alice In Chains fans have launched a petition asking that the band be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Seattle group's first album, Facelift , came out in 1990, which would make them eligible under Hall of Fame rules that an artist must be recording for 25...