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Metallica's ninth studio album, Death Magnetic, remained at Number One on the Billboard album chart for the third straight week, with the disc selling another 132,000 copies since arriving on September 12th, Although sales figures released on Wednesday (October 1st) indicated a...
An Australian-born artist named Natascha Stellmach claims that she has acquired the ashes of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and has incorporated them into an art installation on suicide, called "Set Me Free." The project, which includes recordings, poetry and text, will...
Radiohead's video for its new single, "Reckoner," will premiere on the recently launched MySpace Music, according to a press release. The animated clip was created by France's Clement Picon, one of four video makers who shared the grand prize in a recent contest sponsored by...
Slipknot has confirmed that "Dead Memories" will be the next single from the band's new album, All Hope Is Gone, following the CD's first radio track, "Psychosocial." A video for "Dead Memories" has already been filmed and should premiere sometime in the next few weeks. Singer...
Nickelback has never been loved by critics but has found an ally in someone who's frequently a favorite of the music press: Coldplay singer Chris Martin. In an interview with a European radio network, Martin said about the Canadian act, "I have nothing but respect for Nickelback...
3 Doors Down will hold its fifth annual Better Life Foundation concert and silent auction at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on December 6th in Biloxi, Mississippi, according to the group's publicist. The event is sponsored by the Mississippi Army National Guard and will raise...
Coldplay and the Killers are both slated as musical guests for Saturday Night Live in October, according to FMQB.com. The Killers will perform this Saturday (October 4th), when the show is hosted by actress Anne Hathaway. The band will perform songs from its upcoming album, Day...
Metallica was nominated for induction into the 2009 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame last week in its second year of eligibility, with the band qualifying because it has been recording for 25 years. But drummer Lars Ulrich told us that he doesn't think of Metallica as a "classic rock...
The long-delayed Guns N' Roses album Chinese Democracy is tentatively set for release on November 25th exclusively through Best Buy, according to RollingStone.com. The unconfirmed report came from a "vendor convention" held by Best Buy last week in Dallas, where Guns manager...