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The sophomore album from Christian rockers Red, called Innocence & Instinct, debuted at Number 15 on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (February 18th), selling 39,000 copies in its first week of release. It was a rare good week for the music industry in general as both...
OK Go will preview songs from its upcoming album on a short spring trek scheduled to start on March 6th in Philadelphia. According to their publicist, the band has spent the winter recording the disc in upstate New York, describing the material as the "danciest, most anthemic,...
Saliva and Static-X will headline the 2009 Sno-Core Tour, which is slated to begin on April 1st in Albuquerque, New Mexico. According to Harddrive Radio, 10 shows have been announced so far, with more to come. Also appearing on the bill will be Burn Halo and The Flood. The tour...
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...