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The Democratic National Convention kicks off on Monday (August 25th) in Denver, but on Wednesday (August 27th), it will go head to head with a show by Rage Against The Machine at the Denver Coliseum. Although he once worked for a Democratic senator, guitarist Tom Morello told us...
30 Seconds to Mars has been sued by its record label, Virgin Records, for breach of contract, according to TMZ.com. The company filed suit on Friday (August 15th) in Los Angeles County Superior Court, alleging that band co-founders Jared and Shannon Leto, the group's singer and...
Slipknot, Foo Fighters, Linkin Park, Paramore and Fall Out Boy are all competing for the prize for "Best Rock Video" at this year's MTV Video Music Awards, according to MTV News. The nominated clips were announced on Friday (August 15th), with Slipknot's "Psychosocial" the most...
Sources have told Billboard.com that the new Guns N' Roses album, Chinese Democracy, may be released through an exclusive deal with a "big box" retail chain like Wal-Mart or Best Buy. Another source said that negotiations are underway for just such a release, with talks going on...
Mudvayne has tentatively titled its fourth studio album The New Game, according to HeadbangersBlog.com. The group is currently finishing up the record and hopes to release it in November, with a second full-length CD to follow sometime in 2009. Producer Dave Fortman said about...
My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way's award-winning comic book series, The Umbrella Academy, will begin its second run of six issues on November 26th, according to a post at the web site of the book's publisher, Dark Horse. The first six issues, published last year, won an...
Rage Against The Machine recently announced plans to perform during both the Democratic and Republican Conventions. The group will first play a free show August 27th at the Denver Coliseum in conjunction with the Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW) and Tent State University...
Scars on Broadway has finalized the dates and venues for the band's first North American tour in support of its self-titled debut album, which came out on July 29th. The trek will kick off on Sunday, October 19th in Atlanta, with shows booked so far through the end of November...
Oasis has made a box set edition of its new album, Dig Out Your Soul, available for pre-order at the band's official web site. The $99 package includes the original CD, a bonus CD featuring nine extra tracks, a DVD containing footage of the making of the album and first video,...