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Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor is allegedly considering making a solo album, according to Blabbermouth.net , although Taylor's comments on the matter come from the less from reputable World Entertainment News Network . According to their unsourced quote, Taylor...
Coldplay's Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends was the best-selling rock album of 2008, according to Billboard's year-end survey. The British band's fourth studio effort sold 2.15 million copies and finished second overall only to rapper Lil Wayne's Tha Carter III, which...
Slipknot will head out on its first solo headlining tour in support of the band's latest album, All Hope Is Gone, starting January 23rd in St. Paul, Minnesota. The trek marks the beginning of what promises to be a significant year for the Iowa-based band, as frontman Corey...
Marilyn Manson turns 40 years old on Monday (January 5th). Born Brian Warner in Canton Ohio to Barb and Hugh Warner, he later moved to Florida and attended Broward Community College, where he studied journalism and began writing for local magazines. He also met several local...
Metallica is among the nine nominees for the 2009 class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, with the five final inductees set to be announced this month. We asked frontman James Hetfield if the band has given any thought to who should induct them at the ceremony if they make the...
Metallica confirmed last week at its website that the long-rumored Guitar Hero: Metallica will tentatively arrive in the first half of 2009. The group is only the second act to get its own version of Guitar Hero, following this year's Aerosmith game. Metallica frontman James...
Saving Abel issued a special holiday cover of the Christmas classic "Silent Night" to radio stations around the country on Friday (December 19th). The band is heading home to Mississippi after nearly a year's worth of touring, and singer Jared Weeks told us he's looking forward...
U2 has set March 3rd, 2009 as the release date for its 12th studio album, with the title confirmed as No Line on the Horizon. The project was written and recorded in various locations, including Morocco, New York, London and the group's own studio in Dublin, Ireland. Production...
A.F.I. is inviting fans to perform on the band's new record, which is due out sometime in the first half of 2009. According to a press release, vocalist Davey Havok says the Goth-rock group is asking its followers "to be a part of the record, very literally." The quartet is...