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AWOLNation mastermind Aaron Bruno said in a new interview that the hardest part of making the band's upcoming sophomore album, Run, was "the fear I put on myself, the expectations." But Bruno added, "I kept my head down and did the best I could, didn’t have any extreme...
As the release of his new album Blaster draws closer, Scott Weiland has revealed that the nearly two-year-old legal dispute with his former band, Stone Temple Pilots, has been settled. Although he did not get into specifics, Weiland told us that both parties have moved on: "It...
Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil said in a new interview with Soundwave that Pearl Jam was probably the only Seattle band that did not emulate Soundgarden's use of lower guitar tunings -- a trademark of the grunge scene of the late '80s and early '90s. Thayil explained, "I think...
Metallica has teamed with ski manufacturer Armada to create the band's own branded line of skis. The group said in a statement, "It's no secret that three quarters of the band enjoy our snow sports ([guitarist] Kirk [Hammett] is sticking to the water for now!) so we're excited...
Killswitch Engage guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz was a contestant on Tuesday's (February 10th) episode of The Price Is Right, where he proceeded to first win a new yellow Honda, then moved onto a showdown round where he ended up picking up a new black Nissan Frontier truck and a trip...
System Of A Down and Linkin Park are among the headlining acts announced for Amnesia Rockfest, which will take from June 18th to the 21st in Montebello, Canada. Joining those two groups will be fellow headliners Snoop Dogg and Slayer, along with The Offspring, Rancid, Deftones,...
Stone Sour has released a music video for a song called "The Dark" in conjunction with the release of Fear Clinic, a new horror movie in which Stone Sour and Slipknot singer Corey Taylor makes his acting debut. The movie arrived on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD on Tuesday (February 10th...
Death Cab For Cutie has unveiled the music video for "Black Sun," the first single from the band's upcoming album, Kintsugi. The clip was directed by frontman Ben Gibbard and plays out as a fake action movie, complete with slow motion shots, car crashes, flying bodies, a hot...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has been named as the official 2015 ambassador for Record Store Day, making him the public face of the annual celebration of independent record shops. Grohl follows in the footsteps of Chuck D and Jack White in the role and will release Songs...