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Slipknot will issue the title track from its upcoming album, All Hope Is Gone, on Friday (June 20th) as a free download, according to Kerrang.com. The song will be available for 24 hours at the web site of Slipknot's label, Roadrunner Records, before resurfacing on Monday (June...
Pop-punk act The Almost are personally thanking their fans for their support by including handwritten notes, as well as items such as guitar picks and broken drumsticks, in every merchandise order that's shipped out. According to AOL Music, the band members are preparing the...
The 13th annual Warped Tour gets underway on Friday (June 20th) in Pomona, California, with Angels & Airwaves, Paramore, Rise Against, Pennywise and dozens of other punk, hardcore and skate bands performing on all or some of the tour's more than 45 dates. Paramore singer...
The U.K. release of Weezer's current Modern Rock hit, "Pork and Beans," will be accompanied by cover versions of songs by R.E.M., the Psychedelic Furs and Gary Numan, according to Pitchfork Media. The physical version of the single will come in two configurations when it's...
Shinedown will team up with Theory of a Deadman and Black Stone Cherry for a stretch of summer tour dates beginning on July 13th in Covington, Kentucky and extending into late August. Shinedown will be promoting its third album, The Sound of Madness, which comes out on Tuesday (...
Coldplay's new album, Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends, has set a new one-day sales record at iTunes, according to Hits Daily Double. The group's fourth effort smashed Jack Johnson's previous record of 140,000 downloads in a single day and looked set to sell far more...
Nine songs alleged to be from the long-delayed Guns N' Roses album, Chinese Democracy, were briefly leaked online on Wednesday (June 18th) at a site called AntiQuiet.com. Although six of the tunes -- including "Better," "I.R.S.," "The Blues," "There Was A Time" and the title...
Rage Against The Machine only has one U.S. date scheduled so far in 2008, at the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago's Grant Park on Saturday, August 2nd. But guitarist Tom Morello told us that the political rockers haven't ruled out giving a few more U.S. performances this year: "...
Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley has followed in bassist Pete Wentz's footsteps and started his own clothing line, according to Buzznet.com. The line is called F*** City and there are currently four T-shirts and one hoodie available through the F*** City web site. Hurley is also...