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Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher expects to be declared fully recovered this week from the nagging injuries he sustained nearly two months ago, when a concertgoer at a Toronto festival leaped onstage and knocked him into a monitor. The band returns to North America early next...
Not since the Vietnam era has the majority of mainstream rock artists been so outspoken about a presidential campaign. The 2008 election has been marked by the leading voices of rock publicly coming out against Sen. John McCain in favor of Sen. Barack Obama. Obama's support in...
AC/DC's new album, Black Ice, earned the second biggest sales week of 2008 in its first week on shelves, selling 784,000 copies in the U.S. since going on sale at Wal-Mart and Sam's Club on October 20th. The only act to beat out the veteran hard rockers was rapper Lil Wayne,...
Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello has added more dates to his upcoming solo tour, according to LiveDaily.com. The trek begins on Saturday (November 1st) in San Francisco and will feature Morello playing at least part of the show with a backing band as he promotes...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has posted a lengthy message online at his blog in which he wrote that the original lineup of the band will never play together again. When Corgan reformed the Pumpkins in 2007, it was without founding guitarist James Iha and bassist D'...
Coldplay and Leona Lewis have been added to the lineup of acts performing at the 2008 American Music Awards, according to Billboard.com. Already announced are Kanye West, the Jonas Brothers, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Ne-Yo, New Kids On The Block, Pussycat Dolls, Taylor Swift, Pink...
Incubus has a new single out called "Love Hurts," taken from the band's 2006 album Light Grenades, but don't expect to see them doing much to promote it. The band has been on an extended hiatus since earlier this year, with singer Brandon Boyd taking art lessons, guitarist Mike...
A framed poster of the cover artwork for Nirvana's iconic 1991 album Nevermind, signed by all three members of the group, is one of the many items going up for auction at Christie's in New York on November 24th. According to the Associated Press, the auction of mostly punk rock...
Rob Zombie says in a new interview with Blender magazine that his new album should be completed by Thanksgiving, adding that his fourth solo disc has a "really solid vibe" to it. When asked about the project, Zombie replied, "It's the first record that I've made with the (...