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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...
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...
Songs by Nickelback , Hinder , Korn , Blue October and others all made a list of the worst songs of the past decade, as compiled by New York-based alternative weekly newspaper The Village Voice . The number one track was "Big Yellow Taxi" by Counting Crows with Vanessa Carlton...
One week after its surprise win as the Number One single in the U.K. for Christmas, Rage Against The Machine 's "Killing In The Name" was pushed off the top of the chart by X Factor winner Joe McElderry 's "The Climb," the song that Rage beat as the result of a grassroots...
Adelitas Way is one of the breakout acts of 2009, scoring a Top Five track at rock radio with "Invincible" from the band's self-titled debut album and getting on tours in front of bands like Breaking Benjamin and Shinedown . The group has another high-profile tour coming up next...
30 Seconds To Mars ' "Faces of Mars" campaign has been so successful that the band may launch another one for the second pressing of their new album, This Is War . Before the album came out, the group asked the public to submit photos of themselves, from which enough were...
Metallica 's 1991 self-titled fifth album, commonly known as "the black album," has surpassed Shania Twain 's 1997 record, Come On Over , as the best-selling CD since Nielsen SoundScan began tracking albums sales in May 1991. Just before Christmas, the black album hit total...
Nine Inch Nails may be retired as a touring act, but there's more music coming from the band. Frontman and mastermind Trent Reznor posted a holiday greeting online at the official NIN website in which he wrote, "Sorry I haven't been around much lately, I've been working on not...