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A framed poster of the cover artwork for Nirvana's iconic 1991 album Nevermind, signed by all three members of the group, is one of the many items going up for auction at Christie's in New York on November 24th. According to the Associated Press, the auction of mostly punk rock...
Linkin Park has hinted in recent months that the band won't take another three-and-a-half years between album releases, like it did with 2003's Meteora and 2007's Minutes to Midnight. Now it seems like the group is living up to its promise. Singer Mike Shinoda told us that the...
AC/DC's Black Ice is Wal-Mart's fastest-selling album of 2008, according to figures released on Tuesday (October 28th). The disc, which is being sold exclusively through Wal-Mart, Sam's Club and ACDC.com, has moved more than 780,000 copies since arriving on Monday, October 20th...
Papa Roach is offering a free download of the band's new single and video, "Hollywood Whores," this week at its official website. The track is taken from the band's upcoming fifth major label album, Metamorphosis. Lead singer Jacoby Shaddix told us that the song's subject matter...
Strokes drummer Fabrizio Moretti is taking his side band, Little Joy, on a North American tour next month, according to NME.com. The dates begin on November 7th in St. Paul, Minnesota, finishing up on the 29th in Austin, Texas. The outfit features Moretti's girlfriend Binki...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan has opened a retail store named after his side project Puscifer in the town of Jerome, Arizona, where Keenan also makes his home. The shop features all the items available at the online Puscifer store, as well as local art and coffee plus other...
Downloadable content from Jimi Hendrix and the Raconteurs will debut this November for Guitar Hero: World Tour, according to a press release from game publisher Activision. Three classic Hendrix tracks, "If 6 Was 9," "Little Wing" and "Fire," will be available on November 13th,...
KILLERS UNVEIL 'DAY AND AGE' TOUR PLANS The Killers have announced the details of their first major North American tour in support of the band's third album, Day and Age. The trek will begin on January 17th, 2009 in Denver, Colorado, with dates booked so far through February 4th...
Metallica got the largest number of votes in the Cleveland Plain Dealer's ninth annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame poll, which asked both print and online readers to pick which nominees on the latest Hall of Fame ballot are the ones they feel most worthy of induction. More than...