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Gavin Rossdale returned last week with his first solo album, called Wanderlust, marking his first studio release since 2005, when he issued the debut set with his band Institute. Wanderlust features Shirley Manson of Garbage on the song "The Trouble I'm In." But what's absent is...
Reporters from three U.K.-based heavy rock magazines were given a preview of six tracks from the upcoming Metallica album, according to Blabbermouth and the magazine's web sites themselves. The listening session took place on Wednesday (June 4th) in London, with representatives...
Godsmack singer Sully Erna has announced more solo acoustic dates, following the recent completion of his first solo run last weekend. The new batch of shows will begin on June 12th in Wilmington, Delaware and continue through the end of the month. Erna's shows have combined...
Staind has set "Believe" as the first single from its upcoming sixth studio album, which is tentatively due out in July. The track will arrive at radio stations near the end of this month. A title has not yet been confirmed for the set, although frontman Aaron Lewis recently...
Disturbed and Weezer look likely to fill the top two spots on next week's Billboard album chart, according to Hits Daily Double. Based on early retail tracking reports, Disturbed's new Indestructible will likely sell somewhere between 230,000 and 250,000 copies in its first week...
Puddle of Mudd's latest single, "We Don't Have To Look Back Now," is just starting to make noise on the radio charts and is the third track issued from the band's 2007 comeback effort, Famous. The video for the song will premiere at Yahoo! Music on Friday (June 6th). "We Don't...
Former Korn drummer David Silveria has started a new band called Satellite Syndrome, according to Blabbermouth.net. The group officially came together in May of 2008, with Silveria hand-picking "some of the top musicians in the Huntington Beach, California area" to complete the...
Serj Tankian has posted a message at his web site announcing that he has lent his voice to a track by the band Bitter Sweet, featuring female vocalist Shana Halligan. The System of a Down frontman wrote, "Some of you will remember Shana from the Buckethead & Friends album we...
Black Stone Cherry will release its second album, titled Folklore and Superstition, on August 19th. The Kentucky-based group's drummer, John Fred Young, explained the title in a statement, saying, "There is a mystique with folklore and superstition. We're intrigued by and...