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Rage Against The Machine's headlining set at England's Leeds Festival on Saturday (August 23rd) was halted midway through the fourth song by festival organizers because of crowd issues, according to Gigwise.com. Concertgoers at the front were apparently being crushed against the...
Fall Out Boy will issue its fourth studio album, titled Folie a Deux, on Election Day, November 4th, according to Absolute Punk. The announcement came on the heels of a series of clues left at a viral website, citizensforourbetterment.com, which was set up by the group. The site...
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...
Mudvayne has tentatively titled its fourth studio album The New Game, according to HeadbangersBlog.com. The group is currently finishing up the record and hopes to release it in November, with a second full-length CD to follow sometime in 2009. Producer Dave Fortman said about...
My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way's award-winning comic book series, The Umbrella Academy, will begin its second run of six issues on November 26th, according to a post at the web site of the book's publisher, Dark Horse. The first six issues, published last year, won an...