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The theme tune for the Bond flick Quantum of Solace , written and performed by White Stripes and Raconteurs frontman Jack White in collaboration with Alicia Keys , has been nominated for a People's Choice Award. The song, titled "Another Way To Die," is in the "best song from a...
Marilyn Manson wants ex-wife Dita Von Teese and Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor to testify in his upcoming trial against former Manson keyboard player Stephen Bier , according to E! Online . Manson's lawyers in the case have revealed their proposed witness list, which also...
The dates have been announced for the third annual Rock On The Range music festival, with the event taking place on May 16th and 17th at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, where the first two shows were held. No bands have been announced yet for the 2009 lineup. Last year'...
Death Cab For Cutie guitarist Chris Walla told Alternative Press in a new interview that he wants the band's next album to have an even bigger sound than that group's 2008 effort, Narrow Stairs , which was the first Death Cab effort to hit Number One on the Billboard album chart...
Coldplay's Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends was the best-selling rock album of 2008, according to Billboard's year-end survey. The British band's fourth studio effort sold 2.15 million copies and finished second overall only to rapper Lil Wayne's Tha Carter III, which...
Slipknot will head out on its first solo headlining tour in support of the band's latest album, All Hope Is Gone, starting January 23rd in St. Paul, Minnesota. The trek marks the beginning of what promises to be a significant year for the Iowa-based band, as frontman Corey...
Marilyn Manson turns 40 years old on Monday (January 5th). Born Brian Warner in Canton Ohio to Barb and Hugh Warner, he later moved to Florida and attended Broward Community College, where he studied journalism and began writing for local magazines. He also met several local...
Metallica is among the nine nominees for the 2009 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, with the five final inductees set to be announced this month. We asked frontman James Hetfield if the band has given any thought to who should induct them at the ceremony if they make the...
Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor slammed -- and we mean slammed -- Coldplay in an interview for MTV2's year-end wrap-up, according to NME.com. When asked to comment on Coldplay's Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends, Taylor exclaimed, "That is one of the most self-celebratory...