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Ozzy Osbourne will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the inaugural Epiphone Revolver Golden Gods Awards, scheduled to take place on April 7th at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles. The event will be taped for broadcast as a one-hour special on MTV2 beginning on May...
Drummer Josh Freese, who has toured and recorded as a member of A Perfect Circle and Nine Inch Nails in addition to playing on hundreds of other records, will release a new solo album called Since 1972 this spring. The disc will be available digitally at joshfreese.com starting...
No Doubt and Paramore will kick off their tour together on May 16th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, according to Alternative Press. The show will actually be part of the 12th annual Tiger Jam, sponsored by golf superstar Tiger Woods. Tickets go on sale on March...
Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell has spoken with Australia's Courier-Mail about the group's upcoming album, its first full-length set of new material in more than 13 years and first without lead singer Layne Staley, who died in 2002 after a long battle with drug...
Papa Roach guitarist Jerry Horton told IconVsIcon.com in a new interview that he thinks the band's new album, Metamorphosis, is their "rock record of the decade." Horton added about the March 24th release, "It covers the spectrum with a lot of different flavor. There are a lot...
Chevelle is about to begin recording its fifth studio album and the follow-up to 2007's Vena Sera. A post at the band's official website read, "For the last six months we have been writing and working on our new record, and finally we are at the recording stage . . . We have...
Korn bassist Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu's upcoming memoir, Got The Life: My Journey Of Addiction, Faith, Recovery and Korn, details his conversion to Christianity after years of drugs, booze and hard partying. A description of the book at its Amazon page reads in part, "By all...
Metallica is issuing a digital "box set" called The Complete Metallica that will feature the band's entire 163-track recorded catalog. According to the band's publicist, the package will be available exclusively through iTunes beginning on March 31st, before surfacing at all...
Slipknot singer Corey Taylor and percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan are both still a little angry over the band nearly missing out on landing its first Number One album, according to RollingStone.com. When the group's latest effort, All Hope Is Gone, came out last August,...