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Rob Zombie guitarist John 5 has written and recorded a "killer slab of raging fury" for Zombie's next movie as a screenwriter and director, Tyrannosaurus Rex. According to a post at Zombie's MySpace page, an early sample of the music should appear online soon. It's unclear...
Metallica has announced the dates and cities for the first leg of its North American tour in support of the band's upcoming album, Death Magnetic. The group's first trip through indoor arenas in the U.S. and Canada in four years will begin on October 21st in Glendale, Arizona,...
Coldplay has just added four more U.S. dates to its next North American run, which begins on October 20th in Ottawa, Canada. According to FMQB.com, the new shows are October 29th at TD Banknorth Gardens in Boston, October 31st at Verizon Center in Washington D.C., November 1st...
Buckcherry has posted two new songs, called "Don't Go Away" and "Rescue Me," at the band's MySpace page. Both are taken from the group's upcoming fourth album, Black Butterfly, which is due out on September 16th. Buckcherry singer Josh Todd told us that he was inspired to write...
Metallica will appear at the long-running Ozzfest for the first time in the event's history on Saturday (August 9th), when the group co-headlines the show with Ozzy Osbourne at Pizza Hut Park in Dallas. Although this is the only Ozzfest date scheduled for this year, Metallica's...
If you have missed Slipknot on this summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour, don't worry -- the band will return for its own trip through the U.S. starting in late January, according to Harddrive Radio. It's too early for details, but fans will probably hear a lot more of the band'...
Ozzy Osbourne told USA Today in a new interview that he wants to make two new studio albums in quick succession, instead of taking six years between projects as he has done with recent releases like 2001's Down to Earth and last year's Black Rain. Ozzy said, "I am recording...
Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready and Velvet Revolver bassist Duff McKagan will both appear with their side projects this weekend at the seventh annual Seattle Tattoo Expo, which begins on Friday (August 8th) at the Seattle Center. According to Billboard.com. McCready's band,...
Rise Against, the Plain White T's, Korn and others have recorded new versions of songs from the Tim Burton-produced animated cult film, The Nightmare Before Christmas, for a soundtrack reissue due out on September 30th. According to Buzznet.com, the 20-track collection will also...