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Metallica has officially set Friday, September 12th as the "worldwide" release date for its new album, Death Magnetic, according to Blabbermouth.net. Since there are separate release dates for CDs in different parts of the world, this likely means that the disc will surface in...
Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland ranted incoherently between songs, forgot lyrics and fell backward into Eric Kretz's drum kit at one point during the band's show last Tuesday (July 30th) at the Dodge Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona. According to a review by the Arizona...
The Offspring performed on Sunday night (August 3rd) at a small club called Chain Reaction in Anaheim, California. The gig was part of MySpace Secret Shows, a series of free, exclusive concerts for the MySpace community, and was the Offspring's first date in its home base of...
Panic at the Disco is already at work on new songs, according to an interview with MTV.com. Bassist Jon Walker said that the quartet has been writing steadily while on the road for the past few months, explaining, "It was pretty much the same with the last record. We've been...
Snow Patrol has decided to call its fifth studio album A Hundred Million Suns, according to a post at the group's web site from frontman Gary Lightbody. The singer also revealed that an October arrival for the CD is in the works. The group recorded the disc in Ireland as well as...
A BitTorrent news web site called TorrentFreak has published a lengthy article in which the reporter claims to have proof that the recent leak of the new Buckcherry single, "Too Drunk," was actually intentionally done by the band's representatives to promote the song and the...
Death Cab For Cutie plans to come off the road and spend some time in the studio during the month of September, according to Rock Sound. Bassist Nick Harmer revealed that the quartet hopes to release an EP of material left off their latest album, Narrow Stairs, by the end of the...
The Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour, starring Disturbed and Slipknot, has partnered with Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) to honor veterans of both fronts on Wednesday (August 6th), when the tour stops at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. Both veterans and...
Five Finger Death Punch will perform an acoustic set at a Best Buy store in suburban Atlanta on August 12th, according to Blabbermouth.net The first 100 people to attend the event, at the Best Buy South Lake in Morrow, Georgia, will receive a free ticket to the Rockstar Energy...