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Panic At The Disco has spoken with MTV.com about the disappearance of the exclamation point from the band's name, where it used to follow the word "Panic." The missing punctuation mark apparently touched off a storm of controversy and discussion on fan message boards. Guitarist...
Slipknot has denied a report that it is confirmed to appear on this summer's Rockstar Mayhem tour alongside Disturbed. The band issued a statement saying, "Don't believe everything you read. We are not ready to confirm or deny anything regarding touring or recording, but when we...
Puddle Of Mudd has fleshed out the details of its upcoming winter tour, adding another 17 dates to the ones previously announced and bringing the total amount to 30. The trek kicks off on January 29th in San Francisco, wrapping up on March 8th in Oklahoma City. Neurosonic and...
Rise Against have posted a status update on their follow-up to 2006's highly acclaimed The Sufferer & the Witness. “Presently we are writing and demo-ing for what will become our next record. Don't expect it too soon, we're just getting started early. We will bring the...
The Verve has joined an increasing number of artists - including the like of Coldplay and Paul McCartney - in a protest against their record label EMI. The newly reunited band is now threatening to withhold their next album until they receive assurances about the record label’s...
Coldplay is apparently "confused" about the state of its record label, EMI Music, following its takeover by Terra Firma chairman Guy Hands and the dismissal last week of longtime U.K. label head Tony Wadsworth. According to Billboard.com, Coldplay's manager, David Holmes said, "...
Linkin Park will sport a brand new stage set and production when the band heads out on its North American tour, which begins on February 12th in Omaha, Nebraska. During a teleconference with reporters on Friday (January 11th), co-vocalist Mike Shinoda revealed that ticket demand...
Marilyn Manson told RollingStone.com on Friday (January 11th) that the recent Led Zeppelin reunion concert in London inspired him to ask former bassist Twiggy Ramirez to rejoin his band for their upcoming North American tour. Manson explained, "The turning point for me was when...
Muse leads a list of independent and alternative rock artists appearing on an upcoming compilation album, titled The Green Owl Comp: A Benefit for the Energy Action Coalition, according to Gigwise.com. One hundred percent of the profits from the collection will go to support the...