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Nine Inch Nails drummer Josh Freese will exit the band's current lineup at the end of its upcoming North American tour. Frontman Trent Reznor wrote at the group's official website, "Josh Freese fans, be sure to check out a show on the upcoming North American leg of the tour, as...
Former Marilyn Manson bassist Gidget Gein, whose real name is Brad Stewart, was reportedly found dead in his Burbank, California home on Thursday (October 10th) of an apparent drug overdose, according to L.A. Weekly. The Los Angeles Coroner's office confirmed the death, although...
Green Day is reportedly working with producer and Garbage drummer Butch Vig on the band's long-awaited next album, according to Buzznet. The news came courtesy of Garbage singer Shirley Manson, who mentioned during a recent interview on Late Night with Carson Daly that her...
A new group featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith, former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar, ex-Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony and guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani recently began recording its debut album, according to Billboard.com. Although the band, which played live...
Radiohead is leading the charge, along with several other musical acts, to change the copyright laws in the U.K. and make them more beneficial to musicians. According to Aversion.com, the band is one of about 60 artists that have signed the Featured Artists' Coalition charter,...
Scars on Broadway, the new group featuring System of a Down guitarist/singer Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, has abruptly canceled its upcoming North American tour as well as an October 14th performance on ABC-TV's Jimmy Kimmel Live. A statement from the band's...
The 2009 edition of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival will take place two weeks earlier than usual, according to a statement from the event's publicist. The three-day alternative music festival will now take place on Friday, April 17th, Saturday, April 18th and...
Former Blink-182 frontman Tom Delonge has finally commented on the recent plane crash in which his ex-bandmate and drummer, Travis Barker, was seriously burned and four others were killed. In a recent webcast at his Modlife.com website, Delonge said, "Just like you guys I was...
More details have come to light about Coldplay's upcoming EP, titled Prospekt's March and due out next month. According to Billboard.com, the set will feature six new recordings, as well as a new version of the band's current single, "Lost!", which features a previously...