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Breaking Benjamin frontman Ben Burnley told England's Team Rock that he and drummer Shawn Foist traveled by sea on the Queen Mary 2 to get to Europe for the band's first-ever tour there, due to Burnley's well-documented fear of flying. Burnley explained, "It took about nine days...
Red Hot Chili Peppers have tapped actress Olivia Wilde to direct the music video for "Dark Necessities," the first single from the band's upcoming 11th studio album, The Getaway . Wilde made it public earlier this week that she was getting behind the camera for the clip, posting...
Shinedown has released the official "short film" for the song "Asking For It," taken from the group's fifth album, Threat To Survival . Frontman Brent Smith said about the clip, "What we decided to do on the latest installment in the Shinedown catalog was have as much fun as...
Exactly six weeks after Prince 's death, law enforcement officials confirmed on Thursday (June 2nd) that he died of an opiod overdose, according to Associated Press . Weeks of speculation led up to todays announcement -- rumors of Prince's alleged drug use, prescription...
Sum 41 has revealed in a new update via PledgeMusic that the band will release its comeback album this fall through Hopeless Records. The new disc will be the group's first effort since 2011's Screaming Bloody Murder , and first since guitarist Dave Baksh rejoined the lineup in...
Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker revealed more details about why the band split with singer/guitarist Tom DeLonge in a new interview with Drum magazine, saying, "We would do huge tours and the whole time Tom would be like, ‘We gotta make a huge album, we gotta get in the studio...
Prophets of Rage , the new supergroup combining members of Rage Against The Machine , Cypress Hill and Public Enemy , performed their first show on Tuesday night (May 31st) at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California. As promised, the outfit played 20-plus songs from all...
Following a 2015 sellout, the Louder Than Life festival returns to Champions Park near downtown Louisville, Kentucky on October 1st and 2nd. Slipknot and Avenged Sevenfold will top a lineup that includes Disturbed , Korn , Ghost , The Pretty Reckless , Hellyeah , Sick Puppies ,...
"Riptide" singer/songwriter Vance Joy says that even though his music leans in the indie folk end of the spectrum, he learned how to write tunes and experiment with song structures from metal legends Metallica . In an interview with Rolling Stone , Joy said, "(A song) can be...