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The members of Blink-182 claim in a new interview with Rolling Stone magazine that they were "sick of fame" when they broke up in early 2005. Bassist Mark Hoppus explains that when the group split, it was because "the giant vehicle of the band was determining everything. It...
Green Day's earliest album releases will be reissued on vinyl next month, according to Punknews.org. The band's current label home, Reprise Records, will release 12-inch vinyl versions of the trio's first two independent albums, 39/Smooth and Kerplunk!, on March 24th. The discs...
A documentary about the efforts of Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan and his partner Eric Glomski to establish a wine-making industry in Arizona's Verde Valley is about to go into production. According to Keenan's publicist, the film will be co-directed by Christopher Pomerenke...
Mardi Gras will have a Kid Rock flavor this year. The "All Summer Long" hitmaker has been announced as the Grand Marshal for the Krewe of Endymion (pronounced En-DI-mee-on) parade on Saturday afternoon (February 21st) in New Orleans. The event bills itself as "the largest non-...
My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way said in a new interview with MTV News that the punk act is scaling things back on its next album, which will follow up 2006's heavily produced concept record, The Black Parade. Way explained, "When we had just finished Black Parade, I...
Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has reportedly told U.K. tabloid The Sun that the band would like to give away a free live album to its fans following its upcoming summer run of shows. Martin said, "What we want to do is try to give away a live album for free.We're playing a lot...
While Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose said in a rare, recent interview that he would never play with ex-Guns guitarist Slash again, Rose did hint that he might consider working with the band's former bassist, Duff McKagan. So how does McKagan feel about that? He told us that he...
Alter Bridge announced on Tuesday (February 17th) that the band has begun working on its new album, tentatively titled Alter Bridge III. No other info as far as a release date, producer or studio has been revealed. In the meantime, Alter Bridge singer Myles Kennedy and guitarist...
Kings Of Leon and Duffy were the big winners at the 2009 Brit Awards, held at London's Earl Court arena on Wednesday night (February 18th). The young Southern rockers went home with two awards for International Group and International album, while the Welsh pop diva took three...