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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...
Franz Ferdinand promised its new album would be "rhythm- and dance-based" and according to Billboard, they've made good on their promise. Tonight: Franz Ferdinand, which comes out January 29th, contains 12 tracks with songs Billboard compares to Genesis and "Miss You"-era...
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...
Finnish rock cello quartet Apocalyptica begins its latest North American tour on Monday (October 20th) in Denver, as the group continues to take advantage of the success here of its latest album, Worlds Collide, and current single, "I Don't Care." Apocalyptica member Eicca...
Coldplay's remixed version of the song "Lost!" debuted in the U.S. on Friday (October 17th). The track, called "Lost+," features a rap by Jay-Z and was unveiled by singer Chris Martin during an interview on Ryan Seacrest's Los Angeles radio show. "Lost+" is one of the eight...
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, which is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Grammy Awards presentation, has announced that for the first time, nominees for the Grammy ceremonies will be revealed in a TV concert special. The GRAMMY Nominations Concert...