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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...
Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker is out of the hospital. He was released from the Grossman Burn Center in Sherman Oaks, California on Friday (October 17th) and will continue to convalesce at home. Barker had been receiving medical care in California and Georgia since the...
Franz Ferdinand promised its new album would be "rhythm- and dance-based" and according to Billboard, they've made good on their promise. Tonight: Franz Ferdinand, which comes out January 29th, contains 12 tracks with songs Billboard compares to Genesis and "Miss You"-era...
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,...
Tool guitarist Adam Jones spoke with RollingStone.com about the band's decision to license three songs for Guitar Hero: World Tour. Even though the quartet hasn't licensed its music out since 1996, they decided to work with Guitar Hero publisher Activision if they were allowed...
Avenged Sevenfold and Buckcherry have fleshed out the details of their upcoming co-headlining tour that was rescheduled from September after Avenged singer M. Shadows went down with throat problems. As previously reported, the trek will begin on November 4th in Casper, Wyoming,...