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Adelitas Way has broken out of Las Vegas in a big way with its self-titled debut album and first single, "Invincible," which recently hit Number Four on the Active Rock radio chart. While "Invincible" has been used as the theme song for WWE Superstars and even appears on a new...
Songs by Linkin Park , White Stripes / Raconteurs frontman Jack White and Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer Karen O have made the list of 63 tunes that could be nominated for this year's Academy Award for Best Original Song, according to Pitchfork.com . White's "Fly Farm Blues" from the...
Slipknot premieres a new video on Friday (December 18th) for "Snuff," the current and final single from the band's 2008 album, All Hope Is Gone . The clip stars Slipknot singer Corey Taylor -- without his trademark mask -- and was co-directed by percussionist Shawn "Clown"...
Guitarist John Frusciante confirmed the news reported earlier this week that he has left the Red Hot Chili Peppers . In a message posted at his personal blog and MySpace page, Frusciante revealed that he actually left the band over a year ago, writing in part, "There was no...
Rage Against The Machine singer Zack de la Rocha slammed American Idol and X Factor mastermind Simon Cowell on a BBC Radio Five morning show on Thursday (December 17th). Following that, the band performed an uncensored version of its song "Killing In The Name," which includes...
Rage Against The Machine 's politically charged and obscenity-laden 1992 anthem, "Killing In The Name," is at the center of a Facebook-based campaign to make the song Number One on the U.K.'s Christmas sales chart. According to the BBC, the goal is to beat out a cover of the...
The third album from 30 Seconds To Mars , This Is War , sold 67,000 copies in its first week to debut at Number 18 on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (December 16th). The group's previous effort, A Beautiful Lie , moved just 21,000 CDs in its first week but ended up...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield has donated a 330-acre plot of land from his personal property to Marin County as part of an agricultural conservation easement, according to the Marin Independent Journal . The Marin Board of Supervisors unanimously accepted the donation on...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan 's side act, Puscifer , has revealed the dates for the outfit's first full-length East Coast tour. As with Puscifer's recently completed West Coast swing, called a "performance art spectacle" by the Las Vegas Journal , the gigs will mix music,...