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Kid Rock isn't a fan of celebrity endorsements and thinks they actually hurt politicians. He told CMT Insider that stars should keep their mouths shut when it comes to politics and other issues. He explained, "I truly believe that people like myself, who are in a position of...
My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way has posted an update at the band's MySpace page about their current activities, including the writing of the group's next album. After mentioning that he's taking a road trip down south, Way addresses the status of the group's fourth studio...
A new book about the rise and career of Guns N' Roses details some of the wild sex parties that the band allegedly held in its heyday. According to the New York Post, rock journalist Stephen Davis' new tome, Watch You Bleed: The Saga of Guns N' Roses, features lead singer Axl...
Radiohead drew a bevy of stars to the band's sold-out two-night stint at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on Sunday (August 24th) and Monday (August 25th), according to NME.com. Celebrities spotted in the crowd included Leonardo DiCaprio, Lord of the Rings star Elijah Wood,...
Members of the Offspring and Blink-182 issued statements regarding the death of producer Jerry Finn, who passed away last week at the age of 39. Finn suffered a massive brain hemorrhage last month, with his family deciding to take him off life support two weeks ago. Offspring...
Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme will produce some songs for British act Arctic Monkeys, according to Gigwise.com. Homme did not say what the tracks would be used for, but he did confirm that the quartet would travel to his studio near Palm Springs, California next...
Slipknot releases its fourth major label album, All Hope Is Gone, on Tuesday (August 26th). The CD is the band's first new studio offering in more than four years, following 2004's Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses). Lead vocalist Corey Taylor has injected a lot of religious,...
Avenged Sevenfold was forced to cancel its Sunday (August 24th) appearance at England's Reading Festival and scrap the rest of its U.K. dates because of singer M. Shadows's strained throat. An announcement posted by the band online stated, "(Shadows)' doctors in the United...
Rage Against The Machine's headlining set at England's Leeds Festival on Saturday (August 23rd) was halted midway through the fourth song by festival organizers because of crowd issues, according to Gigwise.com. Concertgoers at the front were apparently being crushed against the...