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Former Evanescence guitarist Ben Moody has responded to a statement posted online by that band's singer, Amy Lee. In her post, Lee sought to distance Evanescence from Moody's new group, We Are The Fallen, which features two other ex-members of Evanescence as well as American...
The Fray's guitarist and songwriter Joe King recently teamed up with Kris Allen for a two-day studio session, and according to MTV.com, it went really well. The American Idol champ had emailed King about working together, and before he knew it they were in producer Timbaland's...
The reunited Creed recorded live performances of several of the band's classic tracks for a new segment of the AOL Sessions online concert series, giving fans a taste of what they'll hear when the group kicks off its comeback tour on August 6th in Pittsburgh. As for what they'll...
Deftones have issued an update at the band's MySpace blog, posting on Tuesday (June 23rd) about the status of bassist Chi Cheng and the group's recording plans. Regarding Cheng, who remains semi-comatose since being gravely injured in a car crash last November, the band wrote, "...
Fall Out Boy bass player Pete Wentz hinted in an online Twitter conversation with fans on Sunday night (June 21st) that the band is going away for a while, if not breaking up outright. According to MTV.com, when asked when fans could expect a new Fall Out Boy record, Wentz...
Daughtry has lined up several TV appearances next month, just in time for the release of the band's second album, Leave This Town , which arrives July 14th. The group will pay a visit to NBC's Today show on the day album comes out. That will be followed up by a visit to The View...
Tool , Linkin Park and Alice In Chains will be the star attractions at a new Southern California festival called Epicenter '09 . The event will debut on Saturday, August 22nd at the Fairplex in Pomona, California. Other acts slated to perform include Wolfmother , Hollywood...
We Are The Fallen , the new band featuring three ex-members of Evanescence and former American Idol contestant Carly Smithson , held a press conference on Monday (June 22nd) in Hollywood to unveil the group and give its first live performance. Former Evanescence guitarist Ben...
When he's not with Barenaked Ladies , keyboardist Kevin Hearn gets busy with his side project Thin Buckle . He's releasing a new album with the band, called Havana Winter this summer, which will be out on his own label, Celery Music. The set was recorded in Hearn's hometown of...