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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...
Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx's first signing as president of Eleven Seven Music will release its debut album later this year, according to Blabbermouth.net. Called Charm City Devils, the band hails from Baltimore and recorded most of its debut disc, Let's Rock 'N' Roll at the...
Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash spoke out on Tuesday (January 13th) to support the completion of the Los Angeles Zoo's Pachyderm Forest, described as a "state-of-the-art new educational habitat for ... endangered Asian elephants," including an elephant named Billy who has lived...
Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor has confirmed recent reports that he plans to work on his first solo album sometime after Slipknot finishes its touring obligations in support of its latest effort, All Hope Is Gone. As for when he will actually begin recording the...
Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl turns 40 years old on Wednesday (January 14th). Born in Warren, Ohio, Grohl grew up mainly in the Virginia area and started playing at a young age in several Washington, D.C., hardcore and punk bands, most notably...
The future of Plus 44, the band started by Blink-182 bassist Mark Hoppus and drummer Travis Barker after Blink imploded, appears to be in doubt. Asked in the second half of an interview he did with MTV.com about Plus 44's status, Hoppus revealed that he has actually been working...