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Slipknot DJ Sid Wilson broke both his heels during the first show of the Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour last Wednesday (July 9th) in Auburn, Washington, forcing him to wear casts on both legs and perform in a wheelchair over the weekend. According to Blabbermouth.net, Wilson...
Beck has unveiled details of a U.S. tour that will follow his previously announced festival appearances and begin on August 21st in Reno, Nevada. The trek incorporates his September stop at the Austin City Limits Festival and will last through early October. Beck will be...
Sevendust has chosen "The Past" as the second single from the band's latest album, Chapter VII: Hope and Sorrow. The track features a guest vocal appearance from Chris Daughtry, a Sevendust fan and friend since before he was catapulted to fame as an American Idol contestant...
Coldplay launched its North American tour on Monday night (July 14th) at the Forum in Los Angeles and celebrated the trek's kick-off by allowing fans to download a previously unreleased song at its web site. A message at the site read, "To say thank you to everyone who's bought...
Foo Fighters were forced to postpone their two-night stand at Morrison, Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Monday (July 14th) and Tuesday (July 15th) due to illness on the part of frontman Dave Grohl. The concerts have been rescheduled to September 8th and 9th. Grohl said in a...
Rise Against has set Appeal to Reason as the title of the band's fifth album, which is slated to arrive on October 7th. According to their publicist, the group will support the release of the CD with a fall headlining tour. Dates and venues will be announced soon, but the...
Rapper T.I. is currently working on his new album, Paper Trail, which is slated for release in September. He recently recorded the track "Out In The Cold" with Fall Out Boy and, on it, he addresses several of his ongoing legal issues. T.I. offers an explanation for his federal...
Radiohead has made a new music video for the song "House of Cards" without using cameras. According to a press release, the clip was created utilizing two technologies called Geometric Informatics and Velodyne Lidar. The former is a scanning system that uses structured light to...
The company behind the Guitar Hero video game series is thinking about launching an online music store to compete with iTunes, according to the Financial Times. Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision Blizzard, told the Times that creating a digital store through Guitar Hero is "the...