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Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich's longtime assistant Steven Wiig spoke about the group's next album during an interview with VirginiaFuel.com, the Web site of the Virginia chapter of the official Metallica fan club. Wiig said about the yet-to-be-titled disc, "There's some fast...
Is something new from Nine Inch Nails coming sooner than anyone thinks? According to MetalSucks.com, NIN main man Trent Reznor posted a cryptic message online earlier this week that simply read, "Two weeks," with no further elaboration or details. Reznor has been musing online...
Foo Fighters are suing Marvel Comics, home of characters such as Spider-Man, the X-Men and the Hulk, according to RollingStone.com. The band has filed suit against the comics giant for copyright infringement, claiming that the company used "substantial excerpts" of its songs "...
The Taste of Chaos Tour starring Avenged Sevenfold and Atreyu has added three more shows to its itinerary. The trek will now stop at the Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Virginia on March 13th, the Riverfest Amphitheatre in Little Rock, Arkansas on March 30th, and the...
When Foo Fighters performed at the Grammy Awards two weeks ago, the man who arranged and conducted that evening's performance of "The Pretender" for a 15-piece orchestra was none other than Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones. Although Jones had played on the Foos' 2005 album,...
American rockers The Foo Fighers continued their winning ways Wednesday (February 20th) in London, taking home a pair of honors at the annual Brit Awards. The Foos won best international band and best international album for Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace, Reuters reports...
Korn guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer has posted a message on his MySpace page that he will rejoin the group on its European tour this Saturday (February 23rd) in Milan, Italy. Shaffer left the tour last month for undisclosed "personal and family reasons," writing on his blog, "...
A former worker at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been sentenced to two years in prison for stalking Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, the Associated Press reports. Devon Townsend was convicted of using her work computer to track and harass...
Muse will release its live CD/DVD set, H.A.A.R.P., on April 1st in the U.S., according to FMQB.com. The contents were taken from the British trio's two performances at London's Wembley Stadium last summer. The CD will contain the first of the shows, from June 16th, 2007, while...