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Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has joined the new "supergroup" started by former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar, according to AntiMusic.com. The band, tentatively called Chickenfoot, also features ex-Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony and guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani...
Saving Abel has come rocketing out of nowhere with the song "Addicted," which has vaulted to the Top Five on the rock radio charts and currently sits at Number Two. The track has come a long way since frontman Jared Weeks' days working at a hospital in his home state of...
Velvet Revolver is getting closer to revealing its new vocalist. Drummer Matt Sorum recently told Artisan News Service, "We're coming out with something in a couple of weeks and I think it's going to surprise everybody. It's exciting. We're moving forward. We're going to keep...
After a two-week "beta" test run, Metallica's new MissionMetallica.com web site officially launches on Tuesday (May 27th), promising to give fans a look behind the scenes into the writing and recording of the band's upcoming ninth studio album. According to a post from the band...
The new, self-titled album from Mississippi's 3 Doors Down is likely to debut at Number One on this week's Billboard album chart, according to Hits Daily Double. Retail tracking estimates have the group's fourth studio effort selling between 140,000 and 150,000 copies in its...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl and Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash are among the artists who pay tribute to legendary Motorhead founder, bassist and singer Lemmy Kilmister in a new documentary. According to Billboard.com, the film is tentatively titled Lemmy and slated for...
Godsmack, Sevendust and Alter Bridge are reportedly teaming for a summer tour that will start sometime in July, according to Harddrive Radio. The trek has not been officially confirmed yet, and no dates or cities have been announced. The tour would mark a change in plans for...
Scars on Broadway, the new band from System of a Down guitarist Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan, had the biggest new song at rock radio last week with "They Say," the first single from the group's self-titled debut album. Malakian told us that the song sums up one of...
Weezer launched its YouTube channel on Friday (May 23rd), kicking things off with the premiere of the video for the band's current single, "Pork and Beans." The clip features a number of YouTube celebrities such as "Chocolate Rain"'s Tay Zonday, "Junior Miss South Carolina"...