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Slipknot bassist Paul Gray has announced that he will become a father for the first time. Gray wrote online, "It's been a while since I posted a blog, I have been really busy writing for a few projects that I will update you with soon. What I am writing this blog about is, I am...
Avenged Sevenfold drummer James Owen Sullivan , known as "The Rev," was found dead in his Huntington Beach, California home on Monday (December 28th), according to the Orange County Register . Authorities said that the 28-year-old Sullivan was unresponsive when found and that...
U2 frontman Bono surprised people on Grafton Street in Dublin, Ireland on Christmas Eve (December 24th) by busking on the sidewalk with several other musicians, including the Swell Season 's Glen Hansard , Damien Rice and singer-songwriter Mundy . Bono and friends sang on the...
Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder has been sued by a Canadian singer/songwriter for changing the lyrics to a song that he wrote. According to the New York Post , Vedder cut a version of Gordon Peterson 's tune "Hard Sun" for inclusion on the soundtrack of the 2007 Sean Penn -...
Nine Inch Nails main man Trent Reznor said online that he is "blown away" by a new NIN concert DVD that was filmed entirely by fans. The DVD, called Another Version Of The Truth: The Gift , arrived on Christmas Day (December 25th) and was created through a combination of footage...
Guns N' Roses and Jane's Addiction will perform together on the same bill at the Monumental Stadium Esplanade in Lima, Peru on March 25th, 2010. According to LivingInPeru.com , both bands will play complete, full-length sets to refute reports that Jane's Addiction was acting as...
Finnish goth-rockers HIM will unleash their seventh studio album on February 9th, titled Screamworks: Love in Theory and Practice . Frontman Ville Valo told Billboard.com that it's the group's most "straightforward" and "hook-filled" effort yet, and he also explained to us what...
Coldplay and Kings Of Leon both made a list of the hardest working bands in the British music industry, according to BBC News . Coldplay came in fourth on the list, with Kings Of Leon right behind them, while the top three slots were filled with U.K. veterans Status Quo , Cliff...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich told CNN.com that he's been suffering from tinnitus, described as a "constant ringing in the ears," for 21 years. Ulrich, who turned 46 on Saturday (December 26th), said, "I've been playing loud rock music for the better part of 35 years. I never...