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Two independent record labels have sued Guns N' Roses for one million dollars, claiming that the band used portions of two songs by a German musician named Ulrich Schnauss in a track called "Riad N' the Bedouins" on the 2008 Guns album Chinese Democracy . Reuters reports that...
Coldplay has been announced as special guests on the 20th anniversary episode of The Simpsons . According to Pitchfork.com , the episode will air on January 14th, 2010. An earlier report by RollingStone.com suggested that in the episode, Homer Simpson hires the band to play...
Gwen Stefani celebrated her 40th birthday over the weekend (Saturday, October 3rd) at a bash held at an Italian restaurant in West Hollywood. According to People.com, she was joined by her husband Gavin Rossdale , their two children - Kingston and Zuma , along with a small group...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich disputed reports last month that the band was assembling a tour that would feature the "Big Four" of the 1980s underground thrash metal scene -- itself, Slayer , Megadeth and Anthrax . Frontman James Hetfield gave us a little more insight into how...
Muse has asked controversial right-wing radio and TV personality Glenn Beck to retract his endorsement of their new album, The Resistance . According to MediaMatters.org , Beck praised the album and band on his radio program, saying, "These guys are brilliant -- they know the...
Paramore has postponed all its live dates through October 9th as singer Hayley Williams recovers from what is said to be a bout of laryngitis. According to Alternative Press , the band will now resume the trek on October 10th in Chicago. Scrapped dates in Los Angeles, San...
The Bravery has just issued a song called "Slow Poison" as the first single from their new album, but the band has also shot a video for another track called "Hatef***." The NSFW (not safe for work) and genuinely creepy clip was directed by Bravery bassist Mike Hindert , who...
Following two shows on Thursday (October 1st) and Friday (October 2nd) at the Austin City Limits music festival, Them Crooked Vultures embark on their first North American tour on Monday night (October 5th) in Nashville. The highly hyped supergroup, which consists of Foo...
Paramore was forced to postpone its Thursday night (October 1st) show at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles due to singer Hayley Williams losing her voice. A statement at the band's website announced, "We regret to inform you that Paramore's show originally scheduled for...