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Following weeks of hints and rumors, Pearl Jam has confirmed the dates and venues for a spring/summer North American tour. The road trip gets underway in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on April 8th, and will include festival headlining slots at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage...
Disturbed and Rob Zombie have announced a co-headlining tour that will take place this May and encompass at least 10 dates, starting on May 3rd in Biloxi, Mississippi and ending on May 25th in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Pop Evil will be the special opening act guest for all the shows...
Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker has spoken in a new interview about the band's upcoming album, which is due out this summer and will be its first without founding singer/guitarist Tom DeLonge . Talking with Upset magazine, Barker revealed, "We have 15 to 20 songs right now. It’s...
Soundgarden is officially back in the studio. The band started work on a new album last year, but took a break while singer Chris Cornell toured through the fall in support of his latest solo effort, Higher Truth . With that trek completed, Cornell posted a brief message on...
Tera Wray Static , the 33-year-old widow of Static-X frontman and founder Wayne Static , was found dead late Thursday night, January 14th, of an apparent suicide, according to Blabbermouth.net . More details of the circumstances surrounding her death were not available at press...
Breakout act Highly Suspect are using their newfound success to make a political stand. At the start of the band's performance on Wednesday night's, January 13th, edition of Conan on TBS, frontman Johnny Stevens addressed the crowd and viewing audience, stating, “What’s up...
Metallica has apologized to Sandman , a Canadian tribute band that received a cease-and-desist letter from Metallica's attorney over the use of their name and logo to publicize Sandman's shows. Metallica said in a statement, "We hear that a Canadian Metallica tribute band is a...
Weezer will self-release its self-titled 10th studio album, identified by the color of the record's cover art as The White Album , on April 1st, 2016. The White Album follows 2014's Everything Will Be Alright In The End , and features the Top 15 Modern Rock single "Thank God For...
Avenged Sevenfold has issued a statement regarding the lawsuit filed against the band by its record label, Warner Bros., which alleges breach of contract. The suit seeks compensatory damages because the band is refusing to fulfill its agreement with the company. Avenged...