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The Rockin' 1000 , the collective of musicians whose performance of Foo Fighters ' "Learn To Fly" persuaded the Foos to go play a concert in the town of Cesena, Italy, were at it again -- and this time they went even bigger. This time more than 1,200 musicians got together in...
Red Hot Chili Peppers have extended their record as the act with the most Number One singles in Modern Rock chart history as their current single, "Dark Necessities," has become the 13th of the group's career to hit the top of that survey. According to Billboard , "Dark...
Slipknot has issued a statement regarding its decision to play a show on Tuesday night (August 2nd) at the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, North Carolina despite the band's concerns over HB2, a law recently passed in the state that has been perceived as anti-LGBTQ. The...
The Killers will celebrate the 10th anniversary of their second album, Sam's Town , with a vinyl reissue and a handful of shows. The deluxe new edition of the record will feature a remastered version of the original album on two heavyweight vinyl LPs, as well as a seven-inch...
Jack White 's record label, Third Man Records, successfully launched a specially constructed turntable into the upper reaches of the Earth's atmosphere this past weekend, where it played a gold vinyl record of Carl Sagan 's "A Glorious Dawn" speech that became the first vinyl...
Halestorm singer Lzzy Hale gave Swedish outlet RockSverige an update on the songwriting sessions for the band's next album, which are already underway. Hale revealed, "You have no idea the weird songs I've been writing, subject matter and musically. Musically, it's kinda been a...
Green Day will make its return this month with a new single called "Bang Bang," according to multiple reports. Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong announced the song on his social media platforms, revealing that the song would arrive on August 11th but otherwise not divulging any...
A Day To Remember frontman Jeremy McKinnon has said in a new interview with Rock Sound that the band's new album Bad Vibrations was a struggle to record. McKinnon explained, "I went in to record with nothing much to offer, hardly anything that I was excited about. The record is...
A reunion of the original Smashing Pumpkins could be on the way, according to Consequence Of Sound . An "industry source" told the site that frontman and founder Billy Corgan has begun shopping an reunion of the original quartet for headlining shows and festival slots next...