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Queens of the Stone Age performed in London on Monday night (February 11th) even though frontman Josh Homme is battling bronchitis and what he called "chronic stupidity," according to NME.com. Although the show was adjusted to make life easier for the ailing singer and guitarist...
Radiohead has unveiled the first batch of U.S. dates that the band will perform in support of its latest album, In Rainbows. The band will kick off the initial leg of its North American trek on May 5th in West Palm Beach, Florida, wrapping up on the 18th in Dallas, Texas. After...
Foo Fighters walked away with two Grammy Awards on Sunday night (February 10th), earning trophies for Best Rock Album and Best Hard Rock Performance. Although the group was shut out of bigger prizes like Album and Record of the Year, frontman Dave Grohl told us that the band is...
Following several weeks of rumors and speculation, Stone Temple Pilots have confirmed that they will reunite to headline the second annual Rock on the Range festival, scheduled for May 17th and 18th at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. The performance will be the band's...
U2 singer Bono and contemporary British artist Damien Hirst will co-host an AIDS benefit auction this week in New York City. The event, set for Thursday (February 14th) at Sotheby's auction house, is part of Bono's ongoing (RED) project to raise money for the treatment of HIV/...
Atreyu will re-issue its latest album, Lead Sails Paper Anchor, in an expanded edition on March 18th, according to Harddrive Radio. The enhanced version of the band's major label debut will include a newly recorded song, DVD content and other bonus features. Frontman Alex...
An auction held last year in the name of slain Pantera and Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott raised enough money to provide start-up funds for a new music education program in Tampa, Florida, according to the Tampa Tribune. The auction, called "Six String...
Marilyn Manson's new brand of absinthe, called Mansinthe, has been panned by a panel of critics at epicurious.com. The drink, which is manufactured in Switzerland, is not legally available in the U.S. yet. The panel rated the beverage in five categories, concluding, "Did...
Velvet Revolver has officially canceled its five-date Australian tour, which was scheduled to begin on Friday (February 15th) and had already been postponed once. According to Undercover News, the promoter issued a statement which read in part, "The cancellation of these shows...