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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...
The title track from the new Slipknot album, which is called All Hope Is Gone, was briefly available at Amazon.com over the weekend, although it was not supposed to be posted at the online store until June 24th and is now only up for pre-order until then. Although the band has...
Hinder has reportedly titled its second album Take It To The Limit and set a November 4th release date for the disc, although this information has yet to be officially confirmed. According to Tunelab Music, a first single called "Use Me" will head to radio stations in mid-July...
The seventh annual Bonnaroo festival managed to lure more than 70,000 concertgoers to Manchester, Tennessee this past weekend for three days of music despite soaring gas prices and an increasingly crowded summer festival schedule, according to Billboard.com. While the event did...
The Bonnaroo festival was held this weekend in Manchester, Tennessee, near Nashville, playing host to four days of music and about 80,000 music fans. Some highlights: Metallica closed out Friday night, playing a crowd-pleasing set of mostly material from their oldest albums...
Coldplay frontman Chris Martin walked out of an interview with BBC Radio 4 on Friday (June 13th), nine minutes after the session started, leaving drummer Will Champion to handle the lion's share of the questions. According to BBC News, Martin seemed uncomfortable with the line...
The business and personal manager of Motley Crue singer Vince Neil has filed a lawsuit against the band in Nashville federal court, according to NashvillePost.com. Burt Stein claims that the Crue and its current management are trying to cut him out of the percentage from the...
Angels & Airwaves frontman Tom DeLonge gave his thoughts to Buzznet late last week about the recent controversy surrounding the suicide of a 13-year-old British fan of My Chemical Romance and other so-called "emo" bands. A coroner and several London media outlets suggested...