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Slipknot wraps up its three-week fall tour on Halloween (Saturday, October 31st) in Las Vegas by headlining a three-day horror festival called the Trinity of Terrors , sponsored by long-running genre magazine Fangoria . Although he'll be working this year, singer and self-...
The Bravery will stand around at the box office of the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles on Friday (October 30th) from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., selling tickets for their upcoming November 5th show at the nearby Wiltern Theater. Tickets sold by the band will not include the usual...
Metallica lead guitarist Kirk Hammett spoke with ExploreMusic.com earlier this week in a new video interview about Morgan Dana Harrington , the 20-year-old Virginia Tech student who went missing outside a Metallica concert on October 17th in Charlottesville, Virginia. Metallica...
Stone Temple Pilots have quietly spent the last few months working on a new studio album with producer Don Was , according to Spinner.com . The band will hit the road in early November for a string of pre-holiday Canadian dates, but expects to resume recording in early 2010 for...
Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz , Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo and Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker , along with country star Taylor Swift , filmed a new commercial this week in Los Angeles for the upcoming video game Band Hero . The clip was directed by Brett Ratner , who...
Rob Zombie kicks off his first North American tour in two years on Thursday (October 29th) in Phoenix, Arizona, and he said on a conference call with reporters earlier this week that fans can expect surprises in both the set list and stage production: "We have a lot of new...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan 's side project Puscifer starts its first full North American tour on Thursday night (October 29th) in Las Vegas, where the act did its first live shows earlier in the year. As with the previous gigs, the shows are likely to be cabaret-style...
Muse was named Best Act In The World at the Q Awards in London on Monday night (October 26th), beating out other heavy hitters like Coldplay , Kings of Leon and the now defunct Oasis for the prize. The band is currently riding a wave of acclaim and success with their fifth album...
Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher says he plans to start a new band in 2010 now that his original group is officially over. Gallagher told U.K. newspaper The Scotsman , "Getting away from the whole Oasis thing is going to be a good thing I suppose. I don't want to do anything...