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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...
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...
A new Paramore song called "Decode" has premiered at StephenieMeyer.com, the official website of Twilight series author Stephenie Meyer. The track is the first official single from the film version of Meyer's first book, Twilight, which is due out this winter. The soundtrack...
Metallica's ninth studio album, Death Magnetic, remained at Number One on the Billboard album chart for the third straight week, with the disc selling another 132,000 copies since arriving on September 12th, Although sales figures released on Wednesday (October 1st) indicated a...
An Australian-born artist named Natascha Stellmach claims that she has acquired the ashes of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and has incorporated them into an art installation on suicide, called "Set Me Free." The project, which includes recordings, poetry and text, will...