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Blink-182 bassist/singer Mark Hoppus has written a piece on health care for news and opinion website The Huffington Post . In the essay, titled "Ali's Story: Uninsured In America," Hoppus relates the experience of Ali Vatter , a member of the catering crew for Blink's recent...
Metallica will be joined by legendary singer Ozzy Osbourne and Kinks frontman Ray Davies for their performance next Friday (October 30th) at New York's Madison Square Garden during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 25th anniversary concerts. Other artists appearing during the two...
Papa Roach guitarist Jerry Horton said in a teleconference with reporters on Tuesday (October 20th) that he's looking forward to his band's co-headlining jaunt with Jet , which begins on Sunday (October 25th) in Amarillo, Texas. Horton said that combining the two acts' different...
Evanescence will play a "secret" show in New York City on November 4th, according to Blabbermouth.net . The gig will take place at the 1,000-person capacity Grand Ballroom. Tickets went on sale to the band's fan club on Wednesday (October 21st) and will be available to the...
Metallica has set November 23rd as the release date for Francais Por Une Nuit , or French For One Night , the full-length concert DVD that the band filmed in Nimes, France on July 7th, 2009. The show took place at a historic Roman amphitheatre called the Arenes de Nimes. In...
Halestorm and Theory Of A Deadman are among the artists participating in Tea Stain Clothing's Music Fashion Project. Other acts who have also signed on for the cause include Papa Roach , Framing Hanley , the Donnas and Fallbrooke . According to a publicist, the Music Fashion...
Pearl Jam is auctioning off a Flying V guitar autographed by all five members of the band to help raise money for various charities through the group's Wishlist Foundation. In addition to the guitar, the auction package comes with a "swag bag" of Pearl Jam goodies and a Pearl...
Saving Abel has added a batch of new dates to its upcoming fall road trip, dubbed the Class of 2009 tour. The jaunt will get underway next Tuesday (October 27th) in San Antonio, Texas and continue until the end of the year. New shows have been added in early and late November,...
U2 has announced that it will stream its concert this Sunday (October 25th) at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California live via YouTube, according to a press release issued by the band. The complete show will begin streaming at 8:30 p.m. PT and will be available to 16 countries...