Music News

Rock Revolution, a third entry in the hugely successful music-based video game field, will arrive from Konami on October 14th for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. According to PSXExtreme, the game will feature songs from Metallica, Foo Fighters, System of a Down, Motley Crue, Blink-...
Killswitch Engage bassist Mike D'Antonio told MTV's Metal File that the New England-based band will enter the studio in October to begin work on its next album, with plans to release the disc in early 2009. D'Antonio remarked, "When we start on this next one, we'll just bring...
Buckcherry has just four shows left on Crue Fest, which wraps up its inaugural run next Sunday (August 31st) in Burgettstown, Pennsylvania, but the band is already looking ahead to its fall co-headlining jaunt with Avenged Sevenfold. Guitarist Keith Nelson said the bill, which...
Velvet Revolver bassist Duff McKagan said he thinks the idea of Lenny Kravitz fronting the band is a good one even though it's not going to happen. McKagan told the Tacoma News-Tribune, "You know, I could almost see that workin.' I think that would be killer. That guy's a true...
Former Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell has set October 14th as the release date for his third solo album, titled Scream. The set was produced by pop and urban mastermind Timbaland, a choice that has proven controversial among fans of Cornell's earlier heavy...
Former Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst's second feature film as a director, The Longshots, opened on Friday (August 25th) to largely mixed and negative reviews. The film received only a 36 percent positive rating at RottenTomatoes.com, which compiles an overall score based on...
The Democratic National Convention kicks off on Monday (August 25th) in Denver, but on Wednesday (August 27th), it will go head to head with a show by Rage Against The Machine at the Denver Coliseum. Although he once worked for a Democratic senator, guitarist Tom Morello told us...
Rage Against The Machine recently announced plans to perform during both the Democratic and Republican Conventions. The group will first play a free show August 27th at the Denver Coliseum in conjunction with the Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW) and Tent State University...
Scars on Broadway has finalized the dates and venues for the band's first North American tour in support of its self-titled debut album, which came out on July 29th. The trek will kick off on Sunday, October 19th in Atlanta, with shows booked so far through the end of November...