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Hurt has announced that Rek Mohr is the band's new bass player, according to Tunelab Music. He replaces departed bassist Joshua Ansley, who left in April for undisclosed reasons. Mohr joins the band on a new May tour as the band continues to support its 2007 release, Volume II,...
Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger was sentenced on Thursday (May 1st) to a one-year driving ban and a fine of $590 for drunk driving, stemming from an incident that occurred in 2006. The 33-year-old singer was stopped by police for speeding in his Lamborghini in the Vancouver,...
Stone Temple Pilots are getting ready for a busy year. After a six-year hiatus, the rockers have a 65-date tour coming up starting next month. Frontman Scott Weiland is also working on new material and an autobiography. But before that, he has to complete a brief stint in jail...
Filter frontman Richard Patrick takes time off from the band's current summer tour to host a webchat today (May 2nd) as a forum for fans to discuss his band's new album, Anthems for the Damned. The real-time chat will be accessible via Meebo's online platform at officialfilter...
Legendary West Hollywood music venues are uniting for the first annual Sunset Strip Music Festival from June 26th through June 28th. The Roxy, Whisky A-Go-Go, House of Blues, Viper Room, Key Club, and Cat Club will host a line-up, still to be announced, that will pay homage to...
Coldplay has added Barcelona, Spain to its list of upcoming free shows, which already include dates in New York and London. According to Reuters, singer Chris Martin didn't give details on the Barcelona gig yet, and information hasn't been announced on how to snag free tickets...
The upcoming Stone Temple Pilots tour didn't just happen overnight. It had been several years since the band was officially together, with band members playing in different groups. But that doesn't mean the guys didn't talk or play together during that time. Guitarist Dean DeLeo...
Nine Inch Nails hopes to help out true fans by unveiling a new ticket policy for its upcoming summer tour, which kicks off in July. The band is offering a limited number of best available seating before the tickets go on sale to the general public. In an effort to prevent...
Although their decision to allow fans to choose the cost of their downloads of In Rainbows was ground-breaking, Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke told the Hollywood Reporter that the band won't be repeating the process. "I think it was a one-off response to a particular situation,"...