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The Golden Globes have already been nixed for this weekend due to the writers strike, and now some people are speculating that the Grammy Awards could follow suit. According to Variety, talk about scrapping the February 10th Grammys has started, especially if there's no...
Confirming a story first reported here last month, Disturbed and Slipknot will join forces for the Rockstar Mayhem tour this summer. According to Billboard.com, the jaunt will take place during July and August and will be sponsored by Rockstar Energy Drink. The trek is being...
Deftones frontman Chino Moreno has told U.K. magazine Kerrang! that the songwriting for the band's sixth studio album is coming along much faster than it has in the past. Moreno said, "We've certainly taken our time on the last few records but this one has happened very quickly...
Rock singer, screenwriter and director Rob Zombie turns 43 on Saturday (January 12th) and will celebrate his birthday by performing with Ozzy Osbourne at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut. In addition to making several albums with White Zombie and three solo...
Radiohead's new album, In Rainbows, shot up the Billboard album chart this week to land at Number One, with sales of 122,000 in its first official week of release. The physical CD version of the record actually debuted at Number 156 the week before, with 8,500 copies sold...
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has spoken with Revolver magazine about the band's ninth studio album, which is expected out later this year and will be its first all-new effort since 2003's St. Anger. Ulrich told the magazine that the group's new material "is certainly a lot more...
A source at EMI Music has dismissed reports that Coldplay will leave the company once its contract runs out. According to NME.com, the source said, "Coldplay are signed to a long-term record deal with EMI and are committed to produce a number of studio albums. The band's...
Bullet For My Valentine's new single, "Scream Aim Fire," has made an instant impact at rock radio as the band prepares to issue the album of the same name on January 29th. Singer Matt Tuck told us that the group knew it had a killer track on its hands as soon as it was written...
Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan recently told Revolver magazine that the masked nine-piece from Iowa is coming from a "different place" as it prepares to record its fourth major label album. When asked what has changed since 2004's Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses),...