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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...
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...
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...