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Beck's eighth studio album, Modern Guilt, is likely to end up with a final sales tally somewhere between 75,000 and 80,000 copies in its first week of release, according to Hits Daily Double. That's good enough to debut in the Top Five on this week's Billboard album chart but...
Friday's (July 11th) Sacramento, California stop on the Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour was rescheduled for Monday (July 14th) due to the severe wildfires ravaging the area, according to Blabbermouth.net. A statement posted at the tour web site explained, "The many out-of-control...
A bizarre story reported last week, in which a man initially identified as Van Halen singer David Lee Roth was saved by Canadian police after a severe allergic reaction to nuts, has gotten even weirder. According to Canada's Sun Media, while the man first stopped by southern...
The Who was saluted on Saturday night (July 12th) with performances by Pearl Jam, the Foo Fighters, Incubus, the Flaming Lips, Tenacious D, and Adam Sandler, before performing a nine-song set themselves, during the taping of VH1 Rock Honors: The Who at Pauley Pavilion on the...
Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz told RollingStone.com on Friday (July 11th) that he and singer Patrick Stump are finally writing songs for the band's fourth album. Wentz explained, "Patrick's obviously been writing all the music, and the words haven't even really come in yet. I'...
Rehab launched a headlining summer tour last Thursday (July 10th) in Cleveland to promote the major label release of the band's latest album, Graffiti The World. The disc comes out on Tuesday (July 15th) and features the group's current hit, "Bartender Song (Sittin' at a Bar)."...
Veteran rock manager Stu Sobol, who handled the careers of Seether, Three Days Grace, A Perfect Circle and many others, died on Thursday (July 10th). According to Hits Daily Double, Sobol passed away from complications following a bout with pneumonia. His age was not disclosed...
A widely reported news story claiming that Van Halen singer David Lee Roth was saved by Canadian cops after suffering a near-fatal allergic reaction to nuts is false, according to TMZ.com. Roth sent a message to the gossip web site which read, "I was in Canada only from July 1st...
Ex-Korn guitarist Brian "Head" Welch's new single, called "Flush," became available on iTunes earlier this week and is already making its way onto rock radio stations around the country. The track is taken from Welch's debut solo album, Save Me From Myself, which has been set...