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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...
System Of A Down bassist Shavo Odadjian and Wu-Tang Clan rapper The RZA perform together under their collaborative banner, Achozen, at the We The People music festival this weekend in Los Angeles. The artists are listed individually as festival performers on the event's website...
Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley is turning up the volume and picking up the pace with his current side project The Departed. The punk band was supposedly formed by "five friends playing music for the fun of it," and brings Hurley together with Misery Signals players Stuart Ross...
Neil Young has announced the line-up for his 22nd annual Bridge School Benefit concerts on October 25th and 26th, at Shoreline Amphitheater just outside San Francisco. Rolling Stone reported that this year's shows will feature Young, ZZ Top, Smashing Pumpkins, Wilco, Jack...
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 "...