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RollingStone.com got a sneak preview of the upcoming Guitar Hero: Metallica, which is due out on March 29th and is only the second in the popular gaming franchise to be based around a specific artist. According to RollingStone.com's report, the game's storyline was conceived by...
Death Cab For Cutie leads the lineup of artists contributing cover songs to Sweetheart: Our Favorite Artists Sing Their Favorite Love Songs, a new compilation being released by Starbucks on January 30th. According to Pitchfork Media, the 14-song set also contains tracks from...
Representatives for Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea have denied reports that he will be touring with the reunited British band Faces later this year. According to Music Radar, Flea himself was quoted as saying, "I don't know anything about a Faces tour or album," while Gayle...
A musician and independent label owner in the U.S. has drawn attention to the similarity between one of his album covers and that of the new U2 record, No Line On The Horizon. According to NME.com, Taylor Deupree pointed out at his blog, 12kblog, that Specification: Fifteen, a...
As the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus prepares for the February 3rd release of its new album, Lonely Road, the punk act also continues to be actively involved with a large number of charities and social issues such as domestic violence and teen suicide prevention. Singer Ronnie Winter...
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...
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...