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Slipknot guitarist Mick Thomson has posted an update online about the band's current activities, confirming their participation in this summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem Tour and issuing a status report on the progress of the group's new album. Thomson wrote, "We are starting to...
Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland has entered rehab at an undisclosed location. A statement issued by Velvet Revolver's publicist on Thursday evening (February 7th) read, "Following Velvet Revolver's performance last night (February 6th) in Los Angeles, lead singer Scott...
Nine Inch Nails founder and frontman Trent Reznor has reportedly been approached to write the music for a Broadway musical version of the cult 1999 film Fight Club. The movie's director, David Fincher, told MTV News that he's working to adapt the movie for Broadway to celebrate...
Fall Out Boy and Good Charlotte have both been confirmed to play at MSL Sports & Entertainment's Gridiron Bash on Friday, April 18th, according to Alternative Press. The event is described as a nationwide pep rally that will incorporate 17 concerts performed simultaneously...
Finger Eleven has postponed the first eight dates of its tour with Chevelle while singer Scott Anderson recovers from a bout with mononucleosis. The tour, which was originally slated to begin on February 19th in Flint, Michigan, will now kick off on March 4th in Columbus, Ohio...
A behind-the-scenes documentary about the creation and success of the "virtual" band Gorillaz, titled Bananaz, will makes its U.S. premiere in mid-March at the South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas, according to Pitchfork Media. The film's world premiere is taking...
Punk act The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus is planning to hit the road on its first-ever acoustic tour from April to June, according to a posting at the band's official web site forums. Dates and venues have yet to be revealed for what's being called the Unplugged and Unaffected tour,...
Seether kicks off a U.S. trek next week with Three Days Grace and Breaking Benjamin that will end in early April, but the band has announced a new eight-week run with Flyleaf that begins immediately after the previous tour finishes. Frontman Shaun Morgan told us that the group...
Paramore and Angels & Airwaves are among the acts added to the lineup of this summer's Warped Tour, which kicks off on June 20th in Pomona, California. Paramore will appear on selected dates which have yet to be determined. Paramore singer Hayley Williams told us why she...