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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.
The long-overdue new Guns N' Roses album, Chinese Democracy, was allegedly finished late last year and is on the road to release, according to Classic Rock magazine. The U.K. publication tracked down singer Axl Rose's personal manager, Beta Lebeis, who said that the record "was...
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will perform with his side project Pinhead Gunpowder at two rare shows next month, according to MTV.com. The gigs will take place on February 3rd at the Chain Reaction in Anaheim, California, and on February 4th at the Troubadour in Los...
Plain White T's frontman Tom Higgenson will take Delilah DiCrescenzo, the girl who inspired the band's smash hit "Hey There Delilah," to the Grammy Awards next month. DiCrescenzo discussed going to the ceremony with Higgenson on NBC-TV's Today show on Wednesday morning (January...
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...