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Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer told Altitude TV that co-headliner Disturbed is "stealing" the Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour, which stops on Friday (July 18th) in Phoenix. Asked if any bands on the bill have surprised him, Spencer said, "We toured with Disturbed (...
Linkin Park's latest Projekt Revolution tour kicked off on Wednesday night (July 16th) in Boston with a number of highlights, including Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington and former Soundgarden and Audioslave singer Chris Cornell teaming up for a performance of Temple of...
Metallica has revealed the cover artwork for the band's upcoming ninth studio album, Death Magnetic, at its Mission: Metallica web site. The black and white etching features what appears to be an open grave, with lines emanating out from it and the band's logo and album title...
Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello is one of the artists planning to perform at the Service Employees International Union (SEIU)'s Labor Day Festival. The event will take place on Labor Day, September 1st in St. Paul, Minnesota, where the 2008 Republican National...
Scars On Broadway, the new band led by System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, has had its new single, "They Say," selected as "Single of the Week" at iTunes, with the online music store inviting people to download it for free. As a result, the track...
Sevendust guitarist Clint Lowery has posted a lengthy recap of the band's just completed tour of overseas military bases, which took them to Germany, Qatar and Afghanistan to perform for U.S. troops stationed in each location. Lowery wrote in part at the group's MySpace page...
The Smashing Pumpkins have begun confirming more dates for their late summer North American tour, according to LiveDaily.com. The band has unveiled four new shows in addition to a previously announced and already sold out August 9th stop in Hammond, Indiana. The trek now begins...
Staind's new album, The Illusion of Progress, is available now via pre-order on the band's official site, and will hit stores August 19th. The set is their sixth, following up 2005's chart-topping Chapter V. The band worked on this one with Chicago-based producer Johnny K, who's...
Hinder has given fans and radio listeners a taste of its upcoming second album, Take It To The Limit, with the arrival last week of the record's first single, "Use Me." Frontman Austin Winkler told us that the tune is a typical Hinder rocker with a lyrical twist: "Basically it's...