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Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz and Good Charlotte guitarist/singer Joel Madden are both reportedly up for a role in an upcoming horror movie, according to CHUD.com. The movie, titled Jennifer's Body, was written by flavor-of-the-month stripper-turned-screenwriter Diablo Cody,...
Modest Mouse frontman Isaac Brock plans to begin writing the band's next album with guitarist Johnny Marr in March, according to RollingStone.com. The pair will work on some new material before Modest Mouse heads out as special guests on R.E.M.'s upcoming North American tour,...
Sevendust is forming its tour plans to support the arrival of the band's seventh studio album, Chapter VII: Hope and Sorrow, on April 1st. The group will travel to Australia in mid-March to open three shows for Ozzy Osbourne, before coming home to the U.S. for a spring...
Sick Puppies have added a batch of new dates to the band's 2008 North American tour. The trek kicks off on February 15th in Alaska and the band has booked another 21 shows in addition to the 11 gigs that have been confirmed so far. The Australian trio continues to hit the trail...
Finger Eleven has been nominated for three Juno Awards, the Canadian equivalent of the Grammy Awards. According to Jam! Music, the band is up for Group of the Year, Single of the Year for "Paralyzer" and Rock Album of the Year for Them vs. You vs. Me. Celine Dion leads all...
Metallica, Pearl Jam, Jack Johnson and Kanye West have been announced as the headliners for the 2008 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, scheduled for June 12th through 15th in Manchester, Tennessee. The lineup was posted at the official Bonnaroo site at midnight ET on Wednesday...
Pearl Jam members Stone Gossard, Jeff Ament, Mike McCready and Matt Cameron have posted a song called "Rock Around Barack" at their official web site, pearljam.com. The track supporting Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is a reworking of the 50s classic "Rock Around...
A former radio host in the Canadian province of Quebec has sued the White Stripes for allegedly using a sample from her radio show without her permission, according to Pitchfork Media. Dominique Payette is suing the Stripes for $70,000, claiming that the song "Jumble, Jumble,"...
Kid Rock has expanded his Twisted Brown Trucker Band for his current Rock and Roll Revival Tour, adding more horns, percussion and backup singers to bring the number of musicians onstage to 11. Rock told us why he felt it was necessary to take more people out on the road: "I...