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Phish frontman Trey Anastasio was jailed for two days in upstate New York for missing a court-ordered counseling session. Anastasio is required to make weekly court appearances for 12 to 15 months, do community service and get tested for drugs after being found in possession of...
System Of A Down singer Serj Tankian has added more headlining U.S. dates to his current tour schedule, which will find the vocalist alternating between his own shows and an opening stint for Foo Fighters. Tankian's newest confirmed gigs will take him out west and into Canada...
Velvet Revolver bassist Duff McKagan spoke with the U.K.'s Classic Rock magazine about frontman Scott Weiland's reported announcement that he will reunite with his previous band, Stone Temple Pilots, later this year. McKagan said, "That's the rumor that I've heard too. Good for...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo recently revealed that he was working on a memoir about the band's early years, but this may be just the first part of a much larger project. According to Gigwise.com, Cuomo said that he has "eight volumes sketched out," with the books exploring not...
Story Of The Year has started streaming its new single, "Wake Up," at its MySpace page. The track comes off the band's new, yet-to-be-titled album, which will arrive on April 22nd through Epitaph Records.
My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way has told NME.com that the group plans to strip down its sound for the follow-up to 2006's The Black Parade. Way explained why he wanted to move away from a bigger conceptual sound, saying, "I think the band misses being a rock band. That...
Slash is ready to make the third Velvet Revolver record sooner rather than later, hoping to avoid the two-and-a-half year gap between the band's 2004 debut, Contraband, and last year's sophomore effort, Libertad. The band is touring until April, and the guitarist said that they'...
Jane's Addiction drummer Stephen Perkins told Billboard.com that he is working to compile a number of previously unreleased live performances from the now-defunct group into a box set. Although most of the band's studio work has been issued, there are apparently several "classic...
R.E.M. shot the video for its new single, "Supernatural Serious," at a sex toy shop in New York City on Monday (January 21st). Billboard.com reports that they also filmed part of the clip at an Italian restaurant on the Lower East Side of Manhattan with many onlookers hanging...