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Seether has scored a surprise new hit at rock radio with the band's unlikely cover of "Careless Whisper," the 1984 song originally written and recorded by British pop duo Wham!. The new recording came about when Seether was asked by iTunes to record an exclusive track for...
Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor blasted the new album from former Soundgarden and Audioslave singer Chris Cornell in a Twitter post on Wednesday (March 11th), writing, "You know that feeling you get when somebody embarrasses themselves so badly YOU feel uncomfortable?...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield posted a message to the band's fans at its official website late Tuesday (March 10th), updating them on his condition after he came down with a suspected case of food poisoning last Sunday (March 8th). The illness sent the singer and guitarist...
U2's new album, No Line On The Horizon, debuted as expected at Number One on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (March 11th), selling 484,000 copies in its first week of release. That was higher than recent industry estimates that predicted sales around 400,000, but still...
Three early albums by the Red Hot Chili Peppers will be released in vinyl editions on June 16th as part of Capitol/EMI's "From The Capitol Vaults" series of ongoing reissues. Coming out are the band's 1985 second album, Freaky Styley, 1987's The Uplift Mofo Party Plan and 1989's...
Incubus has revealed more details about its upcoming greatest hits collection, Monuments And Melodies, as well as a newly announced summer tour that will kick off on July 9th in San Diego and hit 31 North American cities. The hits package arrives on June 16th and is available...
White Stripes and Raconteurs singer and guitarist Jack White has launched a new band called The Dead Weather in which he plays drums and contributes vocals. The band, which also features Raconteurs bassist Jack Lawrence, Queens Of The Stone member Dean Fertita on guitar, and...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan recently wrote a letter to several members of the Senate Committee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights in favor of the proposed Ticketmaster/LiveNation merger, according to Chicago Sun-Times reporter Jim DeRogatis. In his...
Former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic told DailyWorld.com in a new interview that fans should not expect to hear any music from the band emerging from the vaults. But while previously unreleased music may be scarce, Novoselic added, "What there is, is video. There's a lot of...