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Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz visited Washington D.C. yesterday (Wednesday, February 27th) to help out a children's organization. PerezHilton.com reports that Wentz spent his time with Invisible Children, the not-for-profit organization aimed at aiding children displaced by...
Stone Temple Pilots have lined up a handful of new dates in addition to their May appearance at the Rock on the Range festival in Columbus, Ohio. Just seven appearances have been announced so far, but according to the band's web site, more will be added soon. One of the gigs is...
Slipknot expects to release its fourth album on August 12th. According to Blabbermouth.net, the band is recording the material with producer Dave Fortman, who has worked with Mudvayne and Evanescence. The as-yet-untitled effort will follow up 2004's Vol. 3: (The Subliminal...
Filter has posted a new song, called "Soldiers of Misfortune," on its Myspace page. The single will appear on Filter's new album, Anthems for the Damned, which is due out May 13th. Frontman Richard Patrick describes the track as a "sardonic anti-war/pro-troops song" and says it...
Fall Out Boy will release a live package called **** on April 8th, according to Billboard.com. The set will be available as either a CD/DVD or DVD only. Both will include a studio recording of Michael Jackson's "Beat It" that will feature a yet-to-be-revealed "special guest...
My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way has come under fire from a publisher who issued Way's first comic book 13 years ago, according to RollingStone.com. Publisher Hart Fisher claims that Way has lifted ideas and even passages from Fisher's own work for use in My Chemical...
Foo Fighters have just barely started touring behind their most recent album, 2007's Grammy-winning Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace, but already the band's creative juices are flowing again. Bassist Nate Mendel told us that the group is getting a jump on its next CD: "We'...
Maxim magazine has apologized for publishing a negative review of the new album from the Black Crowes without the writer having heard the entire CD, according to the Associated Press. Maxim editorial director James Kaminsky issued a statement on Tuesday (February 26th) in which...
Panic at the Disco and Jimmy Eat World have been added as headliners to the bill of this year's Bamboozle Festival, scheduled for May 3rd and 4th at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Jimmy Eat World will close the show on the 3rd, with Panic at the...