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Rob Zombie has been confirmed to write and direct H2, a sequel to his 2009 remake of Halloween that is slated to open this October. According to Variety, Zombie will begin shooting the movie in March on an accelerated schedule. The new film will pick up right where the last one...
Saving Abel has rocketed to fame in the past year thanks to their massive hit single "Addicted," but the only downside has been a war of words with Hinder that started when the latter band claimed that Saving Abel copied their sound, image and attitude. Saving Abel singer Jared...
Weezer is issuing six Christmas songs digitally that were originally recorded only for the recently released iPhone app "Tap Tap Revenge Christmas With Weezer." According to NME.com, the half dozen holiday standards will now be available from both iTunes and Amazon due to...
The lineup for the 2009 Hollywood edition of the Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp has been announced, according to Billboard. The camp will take place from April 29th to May 3rd and will feature such high-profile counselors as Velvet Revolver and ex-Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan...
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan says the band will not release any more new albums, citing the lack of enthusiasm for their 2007 comeback effort, Zeitgeist, as one of the reasons. In a new interview with the Chicago Tribune, Corgan said, "We're done with (Zeitgeist)...
A human rights organization called Reprieve is launching a campaign called "Stop The Music Torture," aimed at ending the American practice of blasting music at loud levels while "interrogating" prisoners in Iraq, Afghanistan and Guantanamo Bay. According to U.K. publication The...
Deftones bassist Chi Cheng remains in a coma following a November car accident but has now been moved to a different hospital for long-term care, according to a new post on the band's MySpace page. The post stated, "Chi remains in a coma, and as of this morning there's been no...
The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus has confirmed the dates and venues for its first tour in support of the band's upcoming new album. The trek will kick off on January 9th in Tallahassee, Florida, and end four weeks later on February 7th in Dallas. The pop-punk combo is also on the road...
The wife and son of Chris Baker, the personal assistant to Travis Barker who was killed in the September 19th plane crash that left three others dead and Barker seriously injured, have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the aviation company that owned the plane and the...