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Slipknot reveals a few new song titles in the new issue of Revolver magazine, which focuses on bands appearing on this summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour. Among the tracks tentatively named are "Moth," "Chapter One," "The Eleventh March," "Dirge," "Dead Memories," "Vendetta"...
Pearl Jam will sell selected tracks from its upcoming series of new live bootlegs through Verizon Wireless' V Cast service, according to Billboard. The group kicked off its North American summer tour on Wednesday (June 11th) in West Palm Beach, Florida, and as usual the group...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo helped to finance a recently released film called The Dhamma Brothers, according to Buzznet. The documentary, which takes place in an overcrowded correction facility housing 1,500 of Alabama's most dangerous criminals, shows how the ancient style of...
Critics and fans have begun weighing in on AC/DC's controversial decision to sell its upcoming album exclusively through Wal-Mart stores. According to a round-up in news magazine The Week, opinions seem to be divided right down the middle. Chicago Tribune blogger Mark Caro wrote...
Velvet Revolver lead guitarist Slash is spending the band's downtime working on his first full-fledged solo album, according to Spinner.com. He told the web site, "I'm working on it pretty aggressively right now while I have the time 'cause as soon as Velvet finds its singer,...
U2 manager Paul McGuinness took a swipe at Radiohead during an interview with the BBC this week, saying that the band's pay-what-you-want download version of its latest album, In Rainbows, "backfired." According to NME.com, McGuinness explained, "Sixty to 70 percent of the...
Coldplay has delayed the start of its North American tour by two weeks, according to a press release issued by the band's publicist. The original June 29th kickoff in Philadelphia has been scrapped, with the trek now beginning on July 14th in Los Angeles. The initial nine dates...
Disturbed was confirmed to debut on Wednesday (June 11th) at Number One on the Billboard album chart, with a label representative telling us that the band's fourth album, Indestructible, sold just over 250,000 copies in its first week of release to land in the top spot. This...
Beck played a surprise show at the Echoplex in Los Angeles on Monday night (June 9th), previewing a batch of new material from his upcoming album, Modern Guilt. According to L.A. Weekly, the singer/songwriter aired out at least three new tunes, including the record's title track...