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3 Doors Down has announced the initial stretch of dates for the band's upcoming summer tour, which will also feature Staind and Hinder on the bill. The trek begins on July 7th in Maryland Heights, Missouri, with shows confirmed through August 27th in Seattle. More dates are...
Beck may be the next major artist to release an album into the marketplace as quickly as possible. A source told MTV News that the singer-songwriter's new record could be out as soon as four to six weeks from now. There have been no official announcements about the record, other...
Bullet For My Valentine bassist Jason "Jay" James rejoined the band in Brisbane, Australia on Tuesday night (May 6th) as the Welsh quartet resumed their world tour in support of their second album, Scream Aim Fire. James left the group during the final two weeks of its stint on...
Coldplay's new single, "Violet Hill," has been downloaded more than two million times since being posted online last week, according to BBC News. The track was made available as a free download for seven days at the British group's official web site, with the site crashing on...
Hurt has announced that Rek Mohr is the band's new bass player, according to Tunelab Music. He replaces departed bassist Joshua Ansley, who left in April for undisclosed reasons. Mohr joins the band on a new May tour as the band continues to support its 2007 release, Volume II,...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich told a Los Angeles radio station on Monday (May 5th) that the band's new web site, MissionMetallica.com, will showcase the kind of "making-of-the-album" features usually found these days on a DVD accompanying a CD release. Ulrich explained, "We...
Disturbed's newly released video for its current single, "Inside the Fire," comes with a short introduction by singer David Draiman in which he reveals that the song deals with suicide, adding that anyone watching the clip who is either suicidal or knows someone that is should...
Paramore is tentatively planning a summer tour with Jack's Mannequin that will start in late July and extend into August, according to Absolute Punk. Singer Hayley Williams announced the news on the Tuesday (May 6th) edition of the Fuse cable network program The Sauce. Williams...
Sevendust guitarist Clint Lowery, who recently rejoined the group after four and a half years away, has posted an update on his first tour back with the band. According to Blabbermouth, Lowery wrote in part, "First off, let me just say that the past few weeks back with Sevendust...