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Velvet Revolver's search for a new lead singer to replace Scott Weiland has led several potential replacements to actively campaign for the job through web sites such as YouTube, according to MTV.com. A couple of these would-be stars even claim that they've got the inside track...
Coldplay releases its highly-anticipated fourth album, Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends, on Tuesday (June 17th) in the U.S. The disc arrived in the U.K. last Thursday (June 12th), selling more than 300,000 copies in three days and instantly topping the British album...
Nine Inch Nails have revealed details for the CD release of The Slip, the band's latest album which was issued as a free download last month. According to FMQB, the CD will arrive on July 22nd in North America as an individually numbered limited edition, packaged with a bonus...
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has shot down rumors that he has been chosen to replace Scott Weiland behind the mic for Velvet Revolver. Although it's not exactly clear where the rumors originated, Bennington told the U.K.'s Kerrang! magazine, "I'm friends with all the...
Metallica has named its new album Death Magnetic, according to a message at the band's official web site that also featured a sample of new music. The group's ninth studio effort is expected out in September and will contain either 10 or 11 tracks. No song titles have been...
The Offspring release their first new studio album in five years on Tuesday (June 17th), titled Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace. The disc follows 2003's Splinter as well as a greatest hits collection issued in 2005. Guitarist Noodles told us that the release of the hits collection...
The title track from the new Slipknot album, which is called All Hope Is Gone, was briefly available at Amazon.com over the weekend, although it was not supposed to be posted at the online store until June 24th and is now only up for pre-order until then. Although the band has...
Hinder has reportedly titled its second album Take It To The Limit and set a November 4th release date for the disc, although this information has yet to be officially confirmed. According to Tunelab Music, a first single called "Use Me" will head to radio stations in mid-July...
The seventh annual Bonnaroo festival managed to lure more than 70,000 concertgoers to Manchester, Tennessee this past weekend for three days of music despite soaring gas prices and an increasingly crowded summer festival schedule, according to Billboard.com. While the event did...