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Kid Rock turns 38 years old on Saturday (January 17th). Born Robert James Ritchie in the small town of Romeo, Michigan, Rock turned a pioneering mix of rock, rap, country, and blues into musical dynamite, selling more than 25 million albums to date while promoting a swaggering,...
According to the official Metallica website, a March 29th release in the U.S. has been set for Guitar Hero: Metallica on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 platforms. The game's arrival for PlayStation 2 and Nintendo Wii will most likely come in early May, around the same time the...
AC/DC was the only rock band to make the Top Five in the Los Angeles Times' list of 2008's "Ultimate Top 20," an annual survey that combines sales of concert tickets, albums, and downloads to measure the popularity of acts with consumers. Other rock acts to make the Top 10...
Metallica will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year, it was announced at a press conference in New York on Wednesday (January 14th). Joining the band as inductees are guitar legend Jeff Beck, Run-DMC, Bobby Womack, and Little Anthony & The Imperials. The...
Ozzy Osbourne and his family -- wife Sharon, son Jack, and daughter Kelly -- appeared in front of television reporters this week to promote the upcoming premiere of their new variety series, Osbournes: Reloaded. According to Billboard.com, the show, scheduled to debut on Fox...
Coldplay, Katy Perry, and the Jonas Brothers are among the first performers announced for the upcoming 51st annual Grammy Awards, scheduled for February 8th in Los Angeles. Also performing will be country artist Kenny Chesney and rapper Lil' Wayne. Coldplay has racked up an...
Disturbed leads the list of artists contributing cover songs to Covered: A Revolution In Sound, a new compilation due out on February 24th. Among the other artists included in the set are Taking Back Sunday, the Used, Mastodon, and Against Me!. Disturbed has recorded their...
On top of the label's upcoming reissue of 12 Radiohead singles, EMI Music has announced that it will also re-release the band's first three albums in deluxe editions. According to a press statement, 1993's Pablo Honey, 1995's The Bends, and 1997's classic OK Computer will arrive...
Framing Hanley will head out on a series of tour dates starting on Friday (January 16th) in Jacksonville, North Carolina. According to Tunelab Music, the band will also be shooting a live DVD on the tour, with more details to be announced. Framing Hanley is on the road in...