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Metallica will appear at the long-running Ozzfest for the first time in the event's history on Saturday (August 9th), when the group co-headlines the show with Ozzy Osbourne at Pizza Hut Park in Dallas. Although this is the only Ozzfest date scheduled for this year, Metallica's...
If you have missed Slipknot on this summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour, don't worry -- the band will return for its own trip through the U.S. starting in late January, according to Harddrive Radio. It's too early for details, but fans will probably hear a lot more of the band'...
Ozzy Osbourne told USA Today in a new interview that he wants to make two new studio albums in quick succession, instead of taking six years between projects as he has done with recent releases like 2001's Down to Earth and last year's Black Rain. Ozzy said, "I am recording...
Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready and Velvet Revolver bassist Duff McKagan will both appear with their side projects this weekend at the seventh annual Seattle Tattoo Expo, which begins on Friday (August 8th) at the Seattle Center. According to Billboard.com. McCready's band,...
Buckcherry may pretend to get upset when the band's songs are "leaked" online, but otherwise they're making full use of the reach of the Internet. The group has posted the first in a series of webisodes at MySpace chronicling the making of its new album, Black Butterfly, as well...
Guns N' Roses' classic 1987 debut album, Appetite for Destruction, will be reissued on vinyl on September 9th, according to Blabbermouth.net. The LP will feature the original and highly controversial cover art from underground painter Robert Williams, which depicted a robot...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich hinted to MTV.com that the recently rumored Guitar Hero: Metallica is close to fruition, although he stopped short of officially announcing the game. When asked about the prospect, Ulrich said, "Let's put it this way...(new album) Death Magnetic...
A number of musical acts, including Pearl Jam, R.E.M., OK Go, Nine Inch Nails main man Trent Reznor and Jackson Browne have united to try and persuade the Republican and Democratic candidates for President to have a debate in New Orleans about the restoration and recovery of the...
Scars On Broadway's self-titled debut album entered the Billboard album chart at Number 17 on Wednesday (August 6th), selling 24,000 copies in its first week of release. The band features System of a Down guitarist/singer Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan. Malakian told...