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The Kings Of Leon are hoping that Tuesday's (September 23rd) release of Only By The Night, their fourth full-length effort, makes them better known in the U.S. Lead singer Caleb Followill says in the latest issue of Rolling Stone, "I'm sick of being big everywhere else." Kings...
Original Motley Crue band member Nikki Sixx is not impressed by what passes for "rock" these days. While the National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month spokesman praises bands like Papa Roach and Buckcherry for walking the rock "walk," he cringes at the thought that "...
Radiohead is giving fans another shot at remixing one of its songs. Starting today (September 23rd) through the radioheadremix Web site, fans can access parts of the tune "Reckoner" to remix as they please. Six different component parts of the track, or "stems," will be...
Rise Against is offering fans another peek at its forthcoming album by streaming the single "Collapse (Post-Amerika)" on its MySpace page. The three minute, 13 second song is the second track from the group's Appeal To Reason album to go public. The first single from the album...
Metallica's Number One debut on the Billboard album chart with its new album, Death Magnetic, has made history. The Number One arrival makes Metallica the only band to have five albums debut in the top spot, breaking a tie at four albums held by the Beatles, U2 and the Dave...
Paramore singer Hayley Williams wrote at her personal blog this week that the band is working on some new songs which could end up on the soundtrack of the upcoming film version of the best-selling book Twilight. Williams did not give many details, writing, "We are back home...
Death Cab For Cutie has released a new digital live EP, the band's third in the past several months, according to Pitchfork Media. The latest, which is being sold exclusively at iTunes, is called Live From Las Vegas at the Palms. It features five songs recorded by the group...
Drowning Pool, Saliva and Jet Black Stare will team up for a U.S. tour beginning sometime in October, according to Tunelab Music. Tantric may also join the bill on selected gigs. Dates and cities for the trek are expected to be confirmed shortly. Drowning Pool continues to...
Pearl Jam guitarist Stone Gossard is following bandmate Jeff Ament's lead and preparing a solo album for release. According to Billboard.com, Gossard plans to issue his second solo effort sometime in the next few months. A title has yet to be announced, but one song, called "...