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Snow Patrol has decided to call its fifth studio album A Hundred Million Suns, according to a post at the group's web site from frontman Gary Lightbody. The singer also revealed that an October arrival for the CD is in the works. The group recorded the disc in Ireland as well as...
A BitTorrent news web site called TorrentFreak has published a lengthy article in which the reporter claims to have proof that the recent leak of the new Buckcherry single, "Too Drunk," was actually intentionally done by the band's representatives to promote the song and the...
Death Cab For Cutie plans to come off the road and spend some time in the studio during the month of September, according to Rock Sound. Bassist Nick Harmer revealed that the quartet hopes to release an EP of material left off their latest album, Narrow Stairs, by the end of the...
The Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour, starring Disturbed and Slipknot, has partnered with Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) to honor veterans of both fronts on Wednesday (August 6th), when the tour stops at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. Both veterans and...
Five Finger Death Punch will perform an acoustic set at a Best Buy store in suburban Atlanta on August 12th, according to Blabbermouth.net The first 100 people to attend the event, at the Best Buy South Lake in Morrow, Georgia, will receive a free ticket to the Rockstar Energy...
Ozzy Osbourne made a surprise appearance to jam with all-star covers band Camp Freddy on Friday night (August 1st) during an ESPN X-Games party at the House of Blues in Hollywood, California. According to Blabbermouth.net, Osbourne sang his own "Crazy Train" with the group, as...
Metallica frontman James Hetfield turns 45 on Sunday (August 3rd). One of the most influential figures in hard rock and heavy metal of the past 25 years, Hetfield was born in Los Angeles, California to parents who were devout Christian Scientists. A strict religious upbringing,...
My Chemical Romance vocalist Gerard Way has confirmed to MTV News that his band has recorded a Bob Dylan cover which will run over the end credits of the upcoming film Watchmen. Way also revealed that the band has chosen to record "Desolation Row," the 11-minute closing number...
Tantric has issued a new digital EP titled Broken Down through iTunes and other online outlets, according to FMQB.com. The set features acoustic and live recordings of three songs from the group's latest album, The End Begins, along with a recently recorded cover of the Beatles...