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Stone Temple Pilots has tentative plans to enter the studio later this year once they're done with their mammoth summer reunion tour, but fans shouldn't expect to hear any new material in the upcoming trek's live set list. Bassist Robert DeLeo told us that the group plans to...
A Pennywise concert held after the Toyota Grand Prix in Long Beach, California on Saturday night (April 19th) was marred by rioting, with more than 50 police officers called to the scene in riot gear. According to the Long Beach Press Telegram, the crowd got out of hand after...
10 Years premiered the video for its latest single, "Beautiful," at the web site of the band's label, UniversalRepublic.com, on Monday (April 21st). The clip takes a satirical look at what a press release called "the lengths the paparazzi and celebrities go through to notice...
Tantric releases its third album on Tuesday (April 22nd), titled The End Begins. The title is appropriate because during the last few years, Tantric parted with its label and every single member of the original band left except for singer Hugo Ferreira. But the vocalist found a...
Atreyu releases an expanded special edition of its latest album, Lead Sails Paper Anchor, on Tuesday (April 22nd) in the CDVU-plus format. The package comes with extra content that is accessed through the Web when the disc is placed in a computer. Bonus features include a new...
Coldplay has set "Violent Hill" as the first single from the band's upcoming new album, Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends. According to Absolute Punk, the song will officially be sent to rock radio stations around the country on May 5th. Viva La Vida... was co-produced...
Guns N' Roses is "in negotiations" for the release of the long-delayed Chinese Democracy album, according to a statement posted at the band's official web site. The main portion of the statement deals with the recent news that G N' R guitarist Robin Finck has rejoined Nine Inch...
Judas Priest and Black Sabbath offshoot Heaven And Hell have confirmed that they will appear this summer on the first Metal Masters tour, a 17-date trek scheduled to begin on August 6th in Camden, New Jersey. They'll be joined on the bill by Motorhead and Testament. Priest will...
Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx might end up the hardest working man on the upcoming "Cruefest" tour, since he's going to pull double duty every night -- first playing with his side band, Sixx A.M., then returning to the stage for the Crue's headlining set. But Sixx told us he's...