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Rage Against The Machine has invited American Idol mastermind Simon Cowell to host the free "victory" concert the band intends to play next year in the U.K., according to NME.com . Rage Against The Machine's 1992 single "Killing In The Name" defeated a track by the winner of...
Adelitas Way frontman Rick DeJesus grew up in a rough Philadelphia neighborhood where money was always tight, but drugs, guns and poverty were plentiful. DeJesus told us, however, that the Christmas holiday was one of the few things he could look forward to every year: "You know...
Marilyn Manson has reportedly reached a settlement with former keyboardist Stephen Bier , a.k.a. Pogo and Madonna Wayne Gacy , over the lawsuit that Bier filed against the shock-rocker nearly two years ago. Bier, who was seeking more than $20 million, alleged in his lawsuit that...
Most Christmas memories are good ones, but sometimes the holiday season can be traumatic as well -- especially for younger kids. Metallica 's James Hetfield told us that his least favorite Christmas involved learning the truth about a certain figure in a red suit: "The worst...
Mudvayne released its self-titled fifth studio album on Monday (December 21st), with the CD already getting attention for its all-white artwork which can only be seen with a special black light. But the effect itself wouldn't mean anything if the artwork wasn't unique, which is...
Owl City will kick off a spring tour on March 30th in Boise, Idaho, passing through 24 cities before winding down May 2nd in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The synthpop musical project -- led by Adam Young -- will be out behind the album, Ocean Eyes featuring the single "Fireflies." The...
Radiohead plans to return to the studio in January and resume work on its eighth album, according to NME.com . Guitarist Ed O'Brien wrote over the weekend at the band's official website, "The vibe in the camp is fantastic at present. I am so genuinely excited about what we're...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo is asking fans and fellow musicians to collaborate with him on finishing a new song called "Shusui" through the Indaba Music network, which is described in a press release as the "top destination for online music creation." The venture was announced...
Coldplay has revealed the list of items that the band is auctioning off for its "End Of Decade Clearout Sale," according to NME.com . Among the items up for bidding are frontman Chris Martin 's first-ever guitar, inscribed with the name "Christopher A.J. Martin," which was used...