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Framing Hanley will head out on a series of tour dates starting on Friday (January 16th) in Jacksonville, North Carolina. According to Tunelab Music, the band will also be shooting a live DVD on the tour, with more details to be announced. Framing Hanley is on the road in...
Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx's first signing as president of Eleven Seven Music will release its debut album later this year, according to Blabbermouth.net. Called Charm City Devils, the band hails from Baltimore and recorded most of its debut disc, Let's Rock 'N' Roll at the...
AC/DC was the only rock band to make the Top Five in the Los Angeles Times' list of 2008's "Ultimate Top 20," an annual survey that combines sales of concert tickets, albums, and downloads to measure the popularity of acts with consumers. Other rock acts to make the Top 10...
Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl turns 40 years old on Wednesday (January 14th). Born in Warren, Ohio, Grohl grew up mainly in the Virginia area and started playing at a young age in several Washington, D.C., hardcore and punk bands, most notably...
The future of Plus 44, the band started by Blink-182 bassist Mark Hoppus and drummer Travis Barker after Blink imploded, appears to be in doubt. Asked in the second half of an interview he did with MTV.com about Plus 44's status, Hoppus revealed that he has actually been working...
Hollywood Undead's plans are on hold until February while one of its three frontmen, Johnny 3 Tears, does a 41-day stint in a Los Angeles jail for parole violation. With Hollywood Undead's single "Undead" and album Swan Songs doing well at the moment, 3 Tears told us -- speaking...
Metallica and sentimental aren't words used together too often, but the group displayed some last night (Tuesday, January 13th) to say goodbye to one of its longtime crew members in Detroit. Before closing the concert with "Seek & Destroy," frontman James Hetfield told the...
Progressive rock act Mute Math's new song "Spotlight" will make its live debut on this Thursday's (January 15th) edition of NBC-TV's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, according to the band's publicist. The tune is taken from the soundtrack to the hit teen vampire movie Twilight,...
Shinedown has unveiled a full slate of tour dates that will find the band headlining on its own before teaming up with Saliva. The headlining run begins on February 25th in Charleston, South Carolina and will also feature Black Stone Cherry and Halestorm on the bill. Once that...