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Jack White 's band, the Dead Weather , could be completed with its sophomore album by the end of this year. Frontwoman Alison Mosshart , told Radio One's Newsbeat , "In between now and Christmas I'm going to go back to White's studio in Nashville at some point. I think I'll...
U2 , AC/DC and Madonna are some of the finalists for the 2009 Billboard Touring Awards , which will be given out on November 5th in New York City. Winners are based on overall tickets sales that took place between October 1, 2008 through September 30, 2009. All three acts are up...
Atreyu will begin a co-headlining tour with Hollywood Undead tonight (Friday, October 16th in Lubbock, Texas. The outing wraps November 21st in Los Angeles. Both acts perform a different style of music, but for Atreyu singer Alex Varkatzas -- that's a good thing. He tells us how...
Beastie Boys are among the acts featured on the upcoming Bonnaroo 2009 DVD, which is due out December 15th. The set finds the group performing "Intergalactic" -- prior to the decision to scrap the rest of their summer dates upon news that band member Adam "MCA" Yauch would be...
Frontman Aaron Gillespie of the Almost loves to cook, and now he wants fans to get in on the action. He's holding a contest at his blog, asking people to submit a video of themselves making their favorite meal. Gillespie will then choose his favorite recipe, and the winner will...
The White Stripes are releasing out-takes from their first-ever recording session via Jack White 's The Vault record label. According to NME.com, the alternative takes were recorded along with the duo's 1998 seven-inch single "Let's Shake Hands" and its B-side, "Look Me Over...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan will release an EP for hjis side project Puscifer on November 10th. The six-track set, titled C is for (Please Insert Sophomoric Genitalia Reference Here) , marks the outfit's first new material in two years. Puscifer kicks off a west coast...
A.F.I. frontman Davey Havok has linked with Macbeth Footwear to design a limited edition shoe due out next spring. It's part of the company's Studio Project collaboration and will resemble the style of Havok's clothing line, Zu Botique. The Macbeth Studio Project has previously...
Alice in Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell and Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian are opening up a bar and small rock music venue, called Dead Man's Hand, in Las Vegas next month. They're planning to create low-key and laid-back kind of atmosphere with reasonably-priced drinks and a more...