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A number of musical acts, including Pearl Jam, R.E.M., OK Go, Nine Inch Nails main man Trent Reznor and Jackson Browne have united to try and persuade the Republican and Democratic candidates for President to have a debate in New Orleans about the restoration and recovery of the...
Scars On Broadway's self-titled debut album entered the Billboard album chart at Number 17 on Wednesday (August 6th), selling 24,000 copies in its first week of release. The band features System of a Down guitarist/singer Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan. Malakian told...
A seven-year-old Ozzy Osbourne fan from the St. Petersburg, Florida area will travel to Ozzfest this weekend to meet his hero, according to the St. Petersburg Times. Ryan Cunningham, who suffers from cystic fibrosis, is traveling to the all-day metal festival with his parents to...
Five Finger Death Punch will make a "huge" announcement on Monday (August 11th), according to the band's publicist. No other details were given, but the revelation could have something to do with the band's upcoming fall headlining tour, for which full information is forthcoming...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan has recorded guest vocals for a song called "I Don't Have an Excuse, I Just Need a Little Help" by the new band Jubilee, according to Blabbermouth.net. Footage of Keenan in the studio has been posted online. In addition to Keenan, Jubilee's...
Dashboard Confessional main man Chris Carrabba told MTV.com in a new interview on Monday (August 4th) that the band's new record, which is due out by the end of the year, was "from the writing to the recording, a reclaiming of my own independence," Carrabba added that as his...
Metallica has denied in a new interview at MTV.com that the band's newly-shot video for the song "The Day That Never Comes" has a political message. Although the clip features footage of soldiers being wounded and helping both each other and foreign civilians, frontman James...
More fans illegally downloaded the latest Radiohead album, In Rainbows, from file-sharing networks even though the group itself was allowing them to download it for free, according to Aversion.com. A study conducted by online music trackers MCPS-PRS and Big Champagne estimated...
More details about this coming weekend's Ozzfest are emerging, including set times and information about the tribute to late Pantera/Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott that is scheduled as part of the festival. The all-star tribute will include a performance of Pink...