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RollingStone.com got a sneak preview of the upcoming Guitar Hero: Metallica, which is due out on March 29th and is only the second in the popular gaming franchise to be based around a specific artist. According to RollingStone.com's report, the game's storyline was conceived by...
Death Cab For Cutie leads the lineup of artists contributing cover songs to Sweetheart: Our Favorite Artists Sing Their Favorite Love Songs, a new compilation being released by Starbucks on January 30th. According to Pitchfork Media, the 14-song set also contains tracks from...
Representatives for Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea have denied reports that he will be touring with the reunited British band Faces later this year. According to Music Radar, Flea himself was quoted as saying, "I don't know anything about a Faces tour or album," while Gayle...
A musician and independent label owner in the U.S. has drawn attention to the similarity between one of his album covers and that of the new U2 record, No Line On The Horizon. According to NME.com, Taylor Deupree pointed out at his blog, 12kblog, that Specification: Fifteen, a...
As the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus prepares for the February 3rd release of its new album, Lonely Road, the punk act also continues to be actively involved with a large number of charities and social issues such as domestic violence and teen suicide prevention. Singer Ronnie Winter...
Slipknot begins its first solo headlining tour in support of the band's latest album, All Hope Is Gone, on Friday (January 23rd) in St. Paul, Minnesota. Frontman Corey Taylor told us that fans who saw the group on last summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem festival trek will get a...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has confirmed that he shows up in the new Guns N' Roses video for the single "Better," although he said that he had nothing to do with the delay of the video's arrival. Guns associate Fernando Lebeis wrote at a Guns message board last month that the...
The first date on Disturbed's upcoming Music As A Weapon IV tour has been posted by Ticketmaster. The trek will kick off March 21st at the McElroy Auditorium in Waterloo, Iowa. As previously reported, Killswitch Engage, Lacuna Coil and Chimaira will join the headliners on this...
Green Day fan website GreenDayAuthority.com has speculated that the band could be finished recording its still-untitled follow-up to 2004's American Idiot. The site reported that the trio has been recording since November at Ocean Way Recording in Hollywood, California, which...