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Kid Rock is one of the few remaining artists, along with AC/DC, the Beatles, Def Leppard and others, who has not yet allowed his music to be sold through the iTunes online music store. Rock told the BBC in England that he's holding out for financial reasons, explaining, "iTunes...
Slipknot has confirmed that its fourth major label album is titled All Hope is Gone and will be released on August 26th. The disc was recorded at a studio near the band's hometown of Des Moines, Iowa. A first single called "Psychosocial" will make its way to radio stations on...
Velvet Revolver's search for a new lead singer to replace Scott Weiland has led several potential replacements to actively campaign for the job through web sites such as YouTube, according to MTV.com. A couple of these would-be stars even claim that they've got the inside track...
Coldplay's new album, Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends, has set a new one-day sales record at iTunes, according to Hits Daily Double. The group's fourth effort smashed Jack Johnson's previous record of 140,000 downloads in a single day and looked set to sell far more...
Coldplay releases its highly-anticipated fourth album, Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends, on Tuesday (June 17th) in the U.S. The disc arrived in the U.K. last Thursday (June 12th), selling more than 300,000 copies in three days and instantly topping the British album...
Nine Inch Nails have revealed details for the CD release of The Slip, the band's latest album which was issued as a free download last month. According to FMQB, the CD will arrive on July 22nd in North America as an individually numbered limited edition, packaged with a bonus...
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has shot down rumors that he has been chosen to replace Scott Weiland behind the mic for Velvet Revolver. Although it's not exactly clear where the rumors originated, Bennington told the U.K.'s Kerrang! magazine, "I'm friends with all the...
Metallica has named its new album Death Magnetic, according to a message at the band's official web site that also featured a sample of new music. The group's ninth studio effort is expected out in September and will contain either 10 or 11 tracks. No song titles have been...
The Offspring release their first new studio album in five years on Tuesday (June 17th), titled Rise and Fall, Rage and Grace. The disc follows 2003's Splinter as well as a greatest hits collection issued in 2005. Guitarist Noodles told us that the release of the hits collection...