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Slipknot begins its first solo headlining tour in support of the band's latest album, All Hope Is Gone, on Friday (January 23rd) in St. Paul, Minnesota. Frontman Corey Taylor told us that fans who saw the group on last summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem festival trek will get a...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has confirmed that he shows up in the new Guns N' Roses video for the single "Better," although he said that he had nothing to do with the delay of the video's arrival. Guns associate Fernando Lebeis wrote at a Guns message board last month that the...
The first date on Disturbed's upcoming Music As A Weapon IV tour has been posted by Ticketmaster. The trek will kick off March 21st at the McElroy Auditorium in Waterloo, Iowa. As previously reported, Killswitch Engage, Lacuna Coil and Chimaira will join the headliners on this...
Green Day fan website GreenDayAuthority.com has speculated that the band could be finished recording its still-untitled follow-up to 2004's American Idiot. The site reported that the trio has been recording since November at Ocean Way Recording in Hollywood, California, which...
Hoobastank has launched a new version of the video for its single, "My Turn," that is interactive and allows viewers to control the action onscreen. According to a press release, the clip is designed to look like a video game and features different characters and scenarios that...
No Doubt will team up with Paramore on its upcoming summer tour. No dates have been announced yet, but according to NoDoubt.com, the outing will get under way this May, stopping at outdoor amphitheaters and arenas throughout the summer. Frontwoman Gwen Stefani said, "The whole...
Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee told Billboard.com that he's started working on the second album from his side act, Methods of Mayhem, which will follow up the project's million-selling 1999 self-titled debut. Lee reported, "We're just getting all the ideas together now. We're...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan plans on opening an organic market in Cornville, Arizona, that will include a commercial kitchen and a tasting room for the wines he produces in nearby Sedona. According to Spinner.com, Keenan is currently adding the new sections to an already...
Metallica, Pearl Jam and Beck are among the high-profile artists who may leave their labels in 2009 and join Radiohead, Nine Inch Nails and the Eagles as independent operators, according to Billboard.com. Metallica's contract with Warner Music Group was completed with the...