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Chevelle releases its fifth studio album on Monday (August 31st), titled Sci-Fi Crimes. Although the band recorded its last effort, 2007's Vena Sera, in Las Vegas, they chose to work on the new disc in Nashville. But while the Tennessee town is known as Music City, drummer Sam...
Foo Fighers will release their first ever greatest hits collection on November 3rd. The set, simply titled Foo Fighters Greatest Hits, will include two newly-recorded tracks -- "World Forward" and the song "Wheels," which was performed at the July 4th USO White House event,...
A Kurt Cobain playable character is making its way into Guitar Hero 5, due out September 1st. Along with the avatar, for the first time, Nirvana's songs will appear in the game. Fans will be able to rock out to "Smells Like Teen Spirit" and a live version of "Lithium," from the...
Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher says he's quitting the group following yet another spat with his bandmate and younger brother, Liam. Tension has been building recently and seemed to have reached its peak on Friday (August 28th) at the Rock en Seine festival in Paris. Just minutes...
Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker's ex-wife, former beauty queen and model Shanna Moakler, has lashed out at Barker in a lengthy post at her MySpace blog. Moakler's attack follows an incident on Monday (August 24th) in which Barker dropped the couple's two children off at Moakler'...
A.F.I. returned to the airwaves last week with "Medicate," the first single from the band's upcoming eighth album, Crash Love. The new disc comes after a lengthy break following 2006's Decemberunderground, during which singer Davey Havok and guitarist Jade Puget launched an...
Chevelle has premiered the video for its current single, "Jars," on MTV.com and its own website, chevelleinc.com. The track is taken from the band's new album, Sci-Fi Crimes, which arrives in stores on Monday (August 31st). Although drummer Sam Loeffler says that the track is a...
A new song from Death Cab For Cutie will serve as the lead single from the soundtrack of the movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon, according to Billboard.com. The track, called "Meet Me On the Equinox," was written and recorded specifically for the film and will be unveiled at MTV...
More and more rock acts are beginning to set up their fall tour itineraries as the summer festival circuit comes to an end. The Silversun Pickups play this weekend at San Francisco's Outside Lands Festival on Friday (August 28th) and the San Diego Street Scene event on Saturday...