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It's only been a few months since the Fray released its sophomore album, but the band is already looking ahead to its next release. Drummer Ben Wysocki tells us what the Fray has in mind: "We were already thinking about it before we finished this one. It's funny because we...
Staind and the other bands involved in this summer's upcoming Stimulate This! tour may be keeping ticket prices down to provide relief for fans battered by the rough economy, but Staind frontman Aaron Lewis told us that he's also ticked off about the prices and fees charged by...
U2 's upcoming musical based on the Marvel Comics superhero Spider-Man has officially landed its villain. Actor Alan Cumming will play mad scientist Norman Osborn, better known as Spidey's arch-nemesis, the Green Goblin. The role was played by Willem Dafoe in the first Spider-...
Paramore has set the title and release date for the pop-punk act's highly-anticipated third album. The disc, called brand new eyes , will arrive on September 29th, while first single "Ignorance" will head to rock radio, Amazon and iTunes on July 7th. Drummer Zac Farro gave us a...
Korn bassist Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu has begun releasing details of his latest side project, Stillwell , which also features Wuv from P.O.D. on drums, a singer named Q and a guitarist named Steve Licata . The group has posted video footage on its MySpace page and will issue its...
Limp Bizkit's July 10th concert at the Mandalay Bay resort in Las Vegas as part of the Ultimate Fighting Championship 100 weekend has been canceled, according to a statement posted online by the band. The show was the recently reunited group's only scheduled North American...
It's been a while since we had any news on Breaking Benjamin , but the Pennsylvania-based band has finally begun work on its fourth album. According to a publicist, the group entered a studio in New Jersey on June 19th with producer David Bendeth . A fall arrival for the new...
Musicians from across the rock world have issued statements about and tributes to Michael Jackson , the legendary pop icon who passed away on Thursday (June 25th) at the age of 50. Since his shocking death in Los Angeles from what early reports say was a heart attack, fans and...
Members of the bands playing this summer's Stimulate This! Tour voiced a uniform desire to save fans money during their 30-date trek during a conference call with reporters on Thursday (June 25). Tickets for the shows are generally $40 and under, with amphitheater lawn seats...