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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...
Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor has confirmed that NIN will tour with Jane's Addiction later this year, indicating that he has also been in the studio with the reunited band. In a post at the official NIN website, Reznor wrote that the team-up was inspired by their first...
The Red Hot Chili Peppers could extend their current hiatus by another year, or perhaps even longer, according to a new interview with drummer Chad Smith at musicradar.com. Smith had told the same website last fall that the band was taking a year-long break after completing the...
Korn bassist Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu's upcoming memoir, Got The Life: My Journey Of Addiction, Faith, Recovery and Korn, details his conversion to Christianity after years of drugs, booze and hard partying. A description of the book at its Amazon page reads in part, "By all...
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...