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My Chemical Romance guitarist Frank Iero's side project, called Leathermouth, has signed a deal with punk label Epitaph Records, according to a press release. The guitarist described the project, which was started in 2007 in Iero's home state of New Jersey, as a way for him to...
Rob Zombie's first new song since his 2006 solo album, Educated Horses, leads the lineup of the soundtrack to the upcoming movie Punisher: War Zone. Zombie's track, also called "War Zone," was specifically written for the movie, with Zombie saying in a statement, "I love writing...
Paramore has unveiled the details for its upcoming CD/DVD package, The Final Riot!, which arrives on November 25th. The two-disc set was filmed and recorded on the Tennessee group's headlining tour this past summer, featuring 15 live tracks plus an exclusive documentary about...
Hinder is releasing three versions of the artwork for its new album, Take It to the Limit, due out on November 4th. As previously reported, the CD will come in PG, R and X-rated editions. But drummer Cody Hanson and vocalist Austin Winkler told us that they ran into a little...
U2 will get an estimated $19 million worth of Live Nation shares as part of a 12-year contract it signed with Live Nation in March. According to Billboard, the touring company registered 1.56 million shares to U2 in a regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission...
Buckcherry's new video for the song "Rescue Me" premiered on Monday (October 20th) at Yahoo! Music, following other recent clips for "Too Drunk..." and "Don't Go Away." Even though the clip was described as the band's first official live performance video, singer Josh Todd told...
Guns N' Roses drummer Brian "Brain" Mantia has spoken with EQTV about the making of the band's long-delayed new album, Chinese Democracy, which is now scheduled to arrive on November 23rd. Mantia joined the group in 2000 and was replaced in 2006 by Frank Ferrer after Mantia's...
Metallica kicks off its first North American indoor arena tour in almost four years on Tuesday (October 21st) in Phoenix, Arizona. The band staged a "dress rehearsal" show for 1,200 friends, family and fan club members at the Cow Palace in San Francisco last Friday (October 17th...
AC/DC's first album in eight years, Black Ice, arrives on Monday (October 20th) exclusively at Wal-Mart stores, Walmart.com and ACDC.com. While the hard-rocking 15-song set doesn't offer anything radically different from the Australian group's 14 previous studio albums, lead...