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Slipknot percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan recently told Revolver magazine that the masked nine-piece from Iowa is coming from a "different place" as it prepares to record its fourth major label album. When asked what has changed since 2004's Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses),...
Rise Against will release a digital collection of rarities on January 15th exclusively through iTunes, with all online retailers carrying it starting on the 22nd. The EP, called This Is Noise, will sell for $3.99 and feature five previously hard-to-find songs from the punk act's...
The annual South By Southwest music festival and conference is stocking up on big acts this year, including R.E.M., the Black Crowes, Daryl Hall, and Lou Reed. R.E.M. will be introducing music from its new album, Accelerate, which is due out April 1st, while the Black Crowes...
Marilyn Manson has reunited with bassist Jeordie "Twiggy Ramirez" White for the band’s previously-announced North American run which will kick off later this month. A posting on Marilyn Manson's official website www.marilynmanson.com reads as follows: "The duo that started it...
The girlfriend of late Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott has made several startling statements in a new interview with Guitar World magazine. According to excerpts posted at the magazine's web site, Rita Haney lays blame for Abbott's December 2004 murder...
Atreyu is getting ready to join fellow Orange County, California residents Avenged Sevenfold on this winter's Taste of Chaos tour. Although the tour doesn't begin until February 29th in Denver, Atreyu singer Alex Varkatzas told us that his band is keeping busy with rehearsals...
Chevelle plans to hit the road again as the Chicago trio continues to support its 2007 album, Vena Sera. The band has been home since early December and drummer Sam Loeffler told us that they've started working on new material at frontman Pete Loeffler's house: "We have, like, a...
Saliva will jump on the tour bus at the end of this month for a short run of dates, beginning on January 29th in Melbourne, Florida and booked so far through the middle of February. The Memphis-based band continues to support its fourth major label effort, last year's Blood...
Panic! At The Disco is rumored to be headlining this year's Honda Civic Tour, according to RollingStone.com. A new timestamp reading "01:10:08" has popped up at the band's official web site, which is reportedly the date on which the tour's headlining act will be announced...