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Activision Publishing has unveiled the complete track listing for its highly anticipated Guitar Hero: World Tour, the latest edition of the hugely successful video game franchise. The 86-song set list spans 40 years and features the largest selection of music yet offered on the...
White Stripes and Raconteurs frontman Jack White is not pleased that an instrumental excerpt from the James Bond theme song he recently wrote and performed with Alicia Keys is being used in a new Coca-Cola commercial. The music for the 60-second spot, which promotes Coke Zero,...
Worlds Collide, the latest album from Finnish metal cello quartet Apocalyptica, is not their first effort to feature vocals but makes the most use of them. Guest singers on the disc include Three Days Grace frontman Adam Gontier, Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor and others...
Radiohead has already started work on the follow-up to 2007's In Rainbows and plans to get back to the project right after completing its current touring commitments, according to NME.com. Guitarist Ed O'Brien told BBC 6 radio last week, "We're still talking about doing some...
Velvet Revolver bassist Duff McKagan has called the first new music from Alice In Chains in more than a decade "awesome" in the latest installment of his bi-weekly column at SeattleWeekly.com. McKagan writes, "I have had the good fortune to hear a lot of the new music that the...
Avenged Sevenfold has canceled its upcoming fall U.S. tour, scheduled to begin on September 16th in Moline, Illinois, in order for frontman M. Shadows to rest his voice. According to a statement at the group's website, Shadows first began experiencing problems on September 6th,...
Buckcherry will be the subject of a new tribute album from Versailles Records called Lit Up: A Millennium Tribute To Buckcherry. According to Blabbermouth.net, the collection is due out in the early summer of 2009 and will feature current and former members of Megadeth, Slash's...
Five Finger Death Punch is launching its new video for the title track from its 2007 debut album, The Way of the Fist. The clip will make its broadcast premiere on Saturday (September 13th) on MTV2's "Headbangers Ball," although it's already posted online at the show's website,...
Metallica releases its ninth studio album, Death Magnetic, worldwide on Friday (September 12th). The new 10-song collection is the band's first since 2003, when it issued the controversial St. Anger. Many fans were turned off by that record's primitive production and lack of...