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Guitarist John Frusciante has left the Red Hot Chili Peppers for the second time, according to a report at MusicRadar.com . A source told the website that guitar player Josh Klinghoffer has been rehearsing with the group for "a couple of months now," adding, "Mentally, John...
Australian trio Sick Puppies will sign onto Xbox Live this Friday (December 18th) at 8:00 p.m. ET, where the band will challenge gamers in the Xbox online community to a few rounds of the WWE Smackdown Vs. Raw 2010 game. The members of Sick Puppies will play under the gamertag "...
Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo was released from the hospital on Friday (December 11th) after being injured in a tour bus crash in upstate New York. Cuomo, who suffered a punctured lung, spent six days in the hospital. Updating fans at Weezer.com, the band's webmaster Karl '...
White Stripes have a box set coming out on March 16th featuring the band's Canadian tour documentary The White Stripes: Under Great White Northern Lights . According to RollingStone.com, the collection will feature the movie, which debuted at the Toronto International Film...
3 Doors Down recently held its annual benefit concert in Biloxi, Mississippi, and now that the numbers have started to come in, organizers tell AL.com that the event raised at least 200,000 for charity. Proceeds go to The Better Life Foundation, an organization founded by the...
Breaking Benjamin is nearing the end of its 2009 tour, which stops in Chicago tonight (Monday, December 14th) and wraps later this week. Once the outing winds down, the group will take a break for the holidays. Breaking Benjamin frontman Ben Burnley expects to head home to...
Colplay will hold an "End of Decade Clearout Sale" to help raise money for the charity, Kids Company. Starting December 17th, the band will auction off a host of items on eBay, including everything from instruments and stage equipment, to costumes from the Vida La Viva tour, to...
Video game company Activision has filed a countersuit against No Doubt , claiming that the band knew that Gwen Stefani 's avatar would be able to be used with other artists in Band Hero . In November, No Doubt filed a lawsuit against Activision, saying the band was "mortified"...
Kings of Leon drummer Nathan Followill married singer Jessie Baylin in Tennessee last month, and although he says married life is great, Followill say he's already packing on the pounds. He tells People.com, "I'm already putting on the extra weight from getting married." But...