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Kid Rock's arraignment on a misdemeanor battery charge stemming from an incident at an Atlanta-area Waffle House restaurant has been delayed, according to TMZ.com. Rock, whose real name is Robert Ritchie, was scheduled to appear in a Dekalb County, Georgia courthouse on Monday (...
OK Go is about to begin writing its next album, the follow-up to the band's breakthrough 2005 effort, Oh No. According to Billboard.com, the group plans to write all the material before entering the studio sometime this summer. Singer Damian Kulash said, "It's about time we...
Shins keyboard player Marty Crandall was arrested in Sacramento, California on Friday night (January 4th) on a domestic violence charge, according to NME.com. Crandall was taken into custody after getting into an altercation with his girlfriend, Elyse Sewell, in a hotel room...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan will release a DVD for the song and video "Queen B," from his side project Puscifer, on Tuesday (January 8th). Keenan wrote in a post at the Puscifer MySpace page, "Happy New Year, Mouse Club. The 'Queen B' DVD is out on Tuesday. Limited...
Brian Bell of Weezer recently posted an update on the band's upcoming sixth album. The record has been the source of much speculation but little concrete information has actually surfaced in the past few months. Bell explained: Greetings fellow Weezer-ites. We'd like to wish you...
The first single from A Perfect Circle guitarist Billy Howerdel's new Ashes Divide project, called "The Stone," has hit the airwaves. The song is taken from the debut Ashes Divide album, Keep Telling Myself It's All Right, due out in March. Howerdel has been out of the public...
Death Cab For Cutie tentatively plans to release its sixth studio album in May, according to Billboard.com. Guitarist Chris Walla said that the yet-to-be-titled project is "really weird," adding, "It's totally a curve ball, and I think it's gonna be a really polarizing record...
Foo Fighters will participate in this year's "My Grammy Moment" segment at the 50th annual Grammy Awards, scheduled for February 10th in Los Angeles and broadcast live on CBS. According to RollingStone.com, a selection of unknown string, woodwind and brass players will get the...
Albums by Metallica and Creed are two of the 10 best-selling albums in the U.S. during the SoundScan era, which began in 1991 when the company began collecting accurate computerized sales figures from music retailers. According to Blabbermouth.net, Metallica's self-titled black...