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Incubus ' charitable organization, the Make Yourself Foundation, has donated $10,000 each to the Mercy Corp in Indonesia for earthquake relief, UNICEF in Samoa for tsunami relief and the GlobalGiving Foundation in the Philippines for assistance in the wake of the recent typhoon...
Mudvayne 's self-titled fifth album, due out in December, will feature the band's latest experiment in innovative packaging. The artwork will be done in black light reactive ink, so that it can only be seen with a black light. A deluxe edition of the set will come with its own...
The title of Breaking Benjamin 's new album, Dear Agony , has an especially personal meaning to frontman Ben Burnley . Not only has Burnley been plagued by numerous physical ailments over the years, but he is finally coming clean about the source of most of his problems: "You...
Dead By Sunrise launched an online listening party for its new album, Out Of Ashes , on Thursday (October 8th) at its MySpace page, where the record is streaming in its entirety through Saturday (October 10th). The disc will arrive in stores next Tuesday, October 13th. Singer...
Metallica has launched an iPhone application that "creates a streaming interface to your LiveMetallica account," meaning that any live show fans have downloaded from the site will automatically stream to their iPhones once they launch the app, which costs 99 cents. Fans just...
Evanescence singer and sole original member Amy Lee has posted a lengthy update online in which she talks about the new music she is writing and whether or not Evanescence is actually still a band. According to Blabbermouth , Lee wrote that she is working on new songs "almost...
Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien says that the band is not done making full-length albums, disputing a recent interview with singer Thom Yorke by The Believer in which he hinted that the British act would never release a traditional CD again. O'Brien told NME magazine, "We were...
Slipknot kicks off its three-week fall tour on Saturday (October 10th) in Auburn, Washington, with the trek coming to a close on Halloween (October 31st) in Las Vegas. Slipknot will headline a three-day horror festival in Vegas called the Trinity of Terrors , sponsored by long-...
Tennessee-based pop-punk act Paramore notched their first Number One debut on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (October 7th). According to Tunelab Music , first-week sales of 185,000 copies were enough to rocket the group's third album, brand new eyes , past other new...