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Fall Out Boy guitarist Joe Trohman revealed in a statement at the group's website that he will miss the band's upcoming London show due to the passing of his mother. Trohman wrote that his mother "was admitted into hospice by the end of December” and died on January 11th after...
Former Lostprophets frontman and convicted pedophile Ian Watkins may be set to receive a cash sum of over $220,000 from the sale of the band's management company. Currently serving a 35-year sentence for child abuse and pornography charges, Watkins may come into the money as a...
Dave Grohl celebrated his 46th birthday in epic fashion on Saturday night (January 10th), as he and his band Foo Fighters performed a three-and-a-half hour show at the Forum in Los Angeles and were joined by guests such as Slash, Van Halen's David Lee Roth, Paul Stanley of Kiss...
The first authorized documentary about late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, titled Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck, will air on May 4th on HBO, following its premiere later this month at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The film is written, directed and produced by...
Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland said in an interview with a Bay Area radio station that he "wouldn't be opposed" to a reunion tour with the latter group, who dismissed him in early 2008. Weiland stated, "I wouldn't be opposed to, at some...
Singer, screenwriter and director Rob Zombie turns 50 today (January 12th). In addition to making several albums with White Zombie, five solo studio records and a handful of compilation, remix and live sets, plus scripting and directing six feature films, Zombie has also...
Marilyn Manson has claimed in a new interview with Noisey that he coined the term "grunge" in a review he wrote of Nirvana's 1989 debut album, Bleach, while he was working as a music journalist. Manson explained, "I hated rock 'n’ roll when I started . . . Nirvana was different...
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett has revealed that the second edition of his Fear FestEvil horror and music convention will take place on April 10th, 11th and 12th in San Jose, California. The first night will feature a Murder Mystery Dinner/VIP Party at the legendary Winchester...
System Of Down singer Serj Tankian said in a new interview with RollingStone.com that "there has been talk" of the band recording a new album. Tankian explained, "We are going to play this (upcoming U.S.) tour, come back and we're going to see where we are . . . The openness is...