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DJ AM , whose real name was Adam Goldstein , died of an accidental overdose, the New York City Medical Examiner revealed on Tuesday (September 29th). Despite reports indicating he might have committed suicide, it's been determined that his death -- caused by acute intoxication...
Staind singer Aaron Lewis has unveiled the dates and venues for the first leg of his sixth annual solo acoustic tour, which will begin on January 1st, 2010 in Henderson, Las Vegas and extend into February. The first gig of the second leg, on February 25th in Hammond, Indiana,...
Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith recently told Rolling Stone magazine that the band will officially reconvene to begin writing music for its 10th studio album on October 12th. But will guitarist John Frusciante be there? Although the eccentric axeman had indicated in...
Muse 's first North American shows in support of their newly released album, The Resistance , have been as the opening act for U2 . The British trio, who are stadium headliners themselves back home, kicked off a nine-date run with the Irish supergroup last weekend at Giants...
Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke announced on Monday night (September 28th) at the band's website that he will play a pair of shows in Los Angeles on October 4th and 5th at the Orpheum Theater. The singer has assembled a band for the two gigs that includes Red Hot Chili Peppers...
Rob Zombie has delayed the release of his fourth solo album, Hellbilly Deluxe 2: Noble Jackals, Penny Dreadfuls and the Systematic Dehumanization of Cool , from November 10th to November 17th. A new single called "What?" heads to rock radio this week. Meanwhile, Zombie hinted in...
Weezer has teamed up with superstar rapper Lil Wayne on the band's upcoming album, Raditude . Wayne contributes a verse to a song called "Can't Stop Partying," which Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo co-wrote with R&B star Jermaine Dupri . Cuomo told MTV News , "Any other rapper...
A.F.I. unveils its eighth studio album, Crash Love , on Tuesday (September 29th). The new disc comes after a lengthy break following 2006's Decemberunderground . During that time, singer Davey Havok and guitarist Jade Puget issued an electronic music album called CexCells under...
The fourth album from Breaking Benjamin , titled Dear Agony , arrives in stores on Tuesday (September 29th), three years after the band's million-selling previous effort, Phobia . Guitarist Aaron Fink told us that the quartet did not alter their successful formula for the new...