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Metallica is issuing a digital "box set" called The Complete Metallica that will feature the band's entire 163-track recorded catalog. According to the band's publicist, the package will be available exclusively through iTunes beginning on March 31st, before surfacing at all...
Slipknot singer Corey Taylor and percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan are both still a little angry over the band nearly missing out on landing its first Number One album, according to RollingStone.com. When the group's latest effort, All Hope Is Gone, came out last August,...
Slipknot, Alice In Chains, Korn, Avenged Sevenfold and Motley Crue lead the lineup of artists playing at the 2009 Rock On The Range festival, which will take place on Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th at the Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Also among the more than 35 acts...
Evanescence frontperson Amy Lee will perform on an upcoming edition of Legends & Lyrics, a music series that showcases the art of songwriting. According to Blabbermouth.net, Lee will tape her appearance on February 23rd in Nashville, Tennessee and will be accompanied by...
Mudvayne bassist Ryan Martinie is offering one-on-one bass lessons for a fan in each upcoming city on the band's current tour, with a portion of the proceeds from each lesson going to the Humane Society of the United States. The one-hour lessons will cost $250 each, with $50...
The reunited Jane's Addiction will play another show in Los Angeles soon, following the two it played late last year. Anyone wishing to go must register for the band's mailing list at JanesAddiction.com, where the first 500 people to register who are 18 years or older will be...
The original lineup of Limp Bizkit, including guitarist Wes Borland, has regrouped and will begin a world tour this spring, members of the group said in a statement. Borland and frontman Fred Durst said, "We decided we were more disgusted and bored with the state of heavy...
Ozzy Osbourne's long-running traveling metal festival, Ozzfest, will not take place in 2009. A press release issued by Osbourne's publicist stated that the singer does not want to tour until he has a new album in stores later in the year, adding, "Thus, Ozzy has decided to put...
Coldplay will perform in the Middle East for the first time in the band's career next month, playing a March 28th date at Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. According to Gigwise.com, the British quartet will earn the British equivalent of just under two million dollars for...