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Scars On Broadway, the new band featuring System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, have announced that the band will launch its first headlining tour of North America in October, playing two dozen cities throughout that month and November. Exact dates...
Oasis will release its seventh studio album, Dig Out Your Soul, on October 7th, according to the British band's publicist. The first single will be titled "The Shock of the Lightning." The record contains the first new Oasis music since "Lord Don't Slow Me Down," the title song...
Slipknot's new rock radio single, called "Psychosocial," will be played every hour on the hour this Sunday (June 29th) at Hot Topic stores all over the country, according to Blabbermouth.net. The teen-oriented music, clothing and pop culture chain of stores will play the single...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has designed a signature Stratocaster guitar line for Fender, according to Aversion.com. Fender describes the instrument as being "designed for the new millennium and built for modern high-gain sound," adding that the axe was made to...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo has completed the song that he began co-writing with fans online, according to NME.com. Called "Turnin' Up The Radio," the track can be heard at the band's YouTube channel. Cuomo first went on YouTube in March to ask fans if they wanted to help him...
The Smashing Pumpkins are planning to celebrate their 1991 debut album, Gish, sometime later this year, according to a new post at the band's official web site. The post says that "plans are currently underway that will lead to the eventual release of a pre-Gish/Gish box set.....
Celine Dion's cover of AC/DC's 1980 classic "You Shook Me All Night Long" has been deemed the worst cover song of all time, according to the U.K. magazine Total Guitar. The 40-year-old pop diva has never released a studio version of the tune, but performed it as a duet with...
Korn frontman Jonathan Davis is working on his first solo album, sources close to the band have told Harddrive Radio. The project is proceeding at a relaxed pace and is just in its early stages, with no release date or title available. It is also not known yet who will produce...
Velvet Revolver may be considering former MTV VJ and Panic Channel frontman Steve Isaacs as a replacement for departed vocalist Scott Weiland. According to Blabbermouth.net, rumors have surfaced online that Isaacs is the frontrunner for the position. Drummer Matt Sorum told...