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Finnish rock cello quartet Apocalyptica begins its latest North American tour on Monday (October 20th) in Denver, as the group continues to take advantage of the success here of its latest album, Worlds Collide, and current single, "I Don't Care." Apocalyptica member Eicca...
Coldplay's remixed version of the song "Lost!" debuted in the U.S. on Friday (October 17th). The track, called "Lost+," features a rap by Jay-Z and was unveiled by singer Chris Martin during an interview on Ryan Seacrest's Los Angeles radio show. "Lost+" is one of the eight...
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, which is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Grammy Awards presentation, has announced that for the first time, nominees for the Grammy ceremonies will be revealed in a TV concert special. The GRAMMY Nominations Concert...
Hinder is literally taking it to the limit with the artwork for its upcoming album, Take It To The Limit. When the disc comes out on November 4th, it'll be available with either a PG-rated cover or a limited edition, X-rated version. The Oklahoma band boasted on its website, "...
Marilyn Manson is "pretty much finished" with a new album that will come out sometime in 2009. In an interview with Bloody-Disgusting.com, Manson said he penned the new disc's tracks with bassist Jeordie White, the man better known as Twiggy Ramirez. Twiggy co-wrote Antichrist...
Oasis is the latest band to mix their music with the Guitar Hero video game franchise. The British group announced Friday (October 17th) that three songs from its latest album, Dig Out Your Soul, will be available as downloadable content on the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3...
A pre-order page for the long-delayed Guns N' Roses album, Chinese Democracy, was posted at BestBuy.com on Wednesday (October 15th), although the pre-order option was later taken off and the page now states that the CD is "coming soon." According to the site, the record will be...
Chicago-based punk rockers Rise Against and veteran British icons Oasis both debuted in the Top Five on the Billboard album chart on Wednesday (October 15th). Rise Against's fifth album, Appeal to Reason, made for the group's best chart entry ever, selling 65,000 copies to land...
Sales figures for Radiohead's pioneering release of its seventh album, In Rainbows, have been issued by the U.K. branch of Warner Chappell, the music publishing company that handled licensing for the record in both physical and digital incarnations. According to Music Ally,...