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Fun. guitarist and Bleachers frontman Jack Antonoff is a strong proponent of gay rights and marriage equality, so naturally he's an outspoken critic of Indiana's discriminatory new Religious Freedom Restoration Act, But Bleachers still plans to play in Indianapolis on Saturday (...
In an interview published Wednesday (April 1st) at Details.com , former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver singer Scott Weiland was asked if he would ever consider being a judge or a mentor on a show like American Idol or The Voice . Weiland replied, "I don't watch those...
Slipknot had some fun on April Fool's Day by launching a website for the "Slipknot Surrogate Program," through which the band "will start the first round of artificial insemination to generate future band members." A form is provided at the website for potential surrogates to...
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo told Rolling Stone in a new interview that the band is "having a blast" working on songs for its 10th studio album, adding, "We are being productive and having fun." Asked if the new material is in the same vein as 2008's Death Magnetic album,...
Rob Zombie has announced that his crowd-funded new horror film, 31, has been picked up for North American distribution by independent company Alchemy. No release date has been established yet for the film, which is currently nearing the end of production. The film's cast...
The next Vault Package in the ongoing subscription series from Jack White's Third Man Records will contain a seven-inch single featuring two previously unreleased White Stripes recordings. The songs are a studio cover of Loretta Lynn's "Rated X" and a live recording of Lynn's "...
Disturbed and Device singer David Draiman has slammed the newly announced host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show, Trevor Noah, over old tweets in which he made jokes about Jews in addition to women and blacks. Noah, whose mother is a black South African and whose father is...
Tool has been known for pulling a fast one or two on their fans in the past, and they delivered again this week for April Fool's Day (Wednesday, April 1st). The band pranked its long-suffering followers with a Facebook post blasting the supposed leak of a song from its upcoming...
Mumford & Sons played a surprise gig on Tuesday night (March 31st) at the Roxy nightclub in Los Angeles, where the band's set consisted exclusively of material from its upcoming new albumWilder Mind. According to Billboard, the set reflected what the band has been saying in...