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Avenged Sevenfold and Atreyu will compete against each other in the "Best Metal" category at the annual OC Music Awards, to be held on April 4th at the Grove in Anaheim, California. The event is aimed at recognizing and exposing artists from Orange County, California, just south...
Guns N' Roses singer and sole original member Axl Rose took the opportunity to once again lash out at former Guns lead guitarist, Slash, during a new interview with Spinner.com on Friday (February 27th). Rose told close friend and longtime confidante Del James, "Personally I...
Motley Crue, Godsmack, Theory Of A Deadman, Saving Abel and Drowning Pool were inadvertently revealed as the lineup for this summer's Crue Fest 2: The White Trash Circus. The website of Kansas City radio station 98.9/The Rock listed the bands for the August 9th date in the area...
Nine Inch Nails and Jane's Addiction have announced the first round of dates on their upcoming tour together, according to Punknews.org. The trek will begin with their already announced appearances at the Sasquatch! Festival in Washington state on May 24th, with the tour kicking...
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett, Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell, Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash and Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul will all participate in an online poker tournament hosted by Anthrax guitar player Scott Ian. According to a press release, UltimateBet.com...
Members of Van Halen, Velvet Revolver, Rush and other rock acts have donated items for an eBay auction to raise funds for a Los Angeles deputy sheriff stricken with leukemia. According to the Los Angeles Daily News, the musicians have donated autographed guitars and other gear...
No Doubt will make an appearance on the May 11th episode of the hit CW series Gossip Girl, according to Billboard.com. The band announced on its website that it will perform a cover of Adam Ant's "Stand And Deliver" on the program, which airs at 8:00 p.m. ET. The cameo will come...
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...