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Fall Out Boy has donated $50,000 to efforts to defeat California's Proposition Eight, which is appearing on the state's ballots this coming Election Day (November 4th) and aims to overturn California's legalization of gay marriage. The band said in a simple statement, "We...
Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's ashes were not stolen earlier this year despite tabloid reports that they were, according to Gigwise.com. Alan Nierob, publicist for Cobain's widow Courtney Love, said that a story alleging that Cobain's ashes were taken from Love's Hollywood home...
Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme wants the band to schlep out to his studio in the California desert to record its sixth studio album. The singer and guitarist told NME.com, "We may move out there for a few months. That way, you build up anxiety and desperateness to...
Rise Against has begun streaming its fifth studio album, Appeal to Reason, in its entirety at the band's MySpace page. The record, which comes out on Tuesday (October 7th), is the punk act's third major label release and could become the group's most successful effort yet...
Radiohead's video for its new single, "Reckoner," will premiere on the recently launched MySpace Music, according to a press release. The animated clip was created by France's Clement Picon, one of four video makers who shared the grand prize in a recent contest sponsored by...
Slipknot has confirmed that "Dead Memories" will be the next single from the band's new album, All Hope Is Gone, following the CD's first radio track, "Psychosocial." A video for "Dead Memories" has already been filmed and should premiere sometime in the next few weeks. Singer...
Nickelback has never been loved by critics but has found an ally in someone who's frequently a favorite of the music press: Coldplay singer Chris Martin. In an interview with a European radio network, Martin said about the Canadian act, "I have nothing but respect for Nickelback...
Nine Inch Nails is planning to release its own branded version of the iPhone music game TapTap Revenge, according to Billboard.com. The special edition of the popular game will include 16 songs from the band's most recent albums, The Slip and the all-instrumental Ghosts I - IV...
Rumors have once again surfaced that Rage Against The Machine will enter the studio in the next few months to begin recording its first album of new material since 2000's The Battle of Los Angeles. According to TwistedEar.com, an alleged source at Sony Music, the band's label...